Reblog: SOVIET-ERA BOOTLEG RECORDINGS OF BANNED WESTERN MUSIC PRESSED ON DISCARDED X-RAY PLATES

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This is one of the coolest things I’ve ever heard about. Vinyl records pressed to discarded x-rays. I want one. I want to know how to make one too. I want to press my own record on one of these. Show me how! Read the full story here.

Art Funk

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Art Funk. The term came to me after I saw Pegasus Warning’s new video for “Changes” (included in this playlist). To me it means soul/r&b based music that defies easy characterization beyond obvious clues. Evan^Patrick, Pegasus Warning, Kent Odessa, Robert Lux (producer extraordinaire working with Kent Odessa and Pegasus Warning) and – shedding modesty – [...]

evan^patrick reveals new video for single “Body”, filmed in Taiwanese love hotels

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Here’s a really beautifully shot video by evan^patrick. The following write up is from evan^patrick’s press release and well worth reading for insights into the song and video. Brooklyn-based musician/producer, evan^patrick has partnered up with The Deli Magazine to premiere the video for “Body,” the first single off his debut EP, night visions.  Produced, directed and edited by evan^patrick, the music [...]

Read “deviations”, a novel by Christopher Arcella

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Japan Soul “Hey Yah Hey” video director Christopher Arcella has written a new novel called “deviations” and it’s up on sale at Amazon.

It’s only $5 and I can’t recommend this book enough.

#FreeRussia

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Artists Christopher Lee Sauvé and Tubby Lambergini take on Putin with this fabulous art print. Buy it here!

Japan Soul records “Plastic Utopia” Urban Campfire Live Edition

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This weekend Japan Soul got together and recorded a live acoustic version of their debut single “Plastic Utopia”. For your listening pleasure: https://soundcloud.com/japansoul/plastic-utopia-urban-campfire

Japan Soul live radio interview 4/11

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Japan Soul did a live radio interview on April 11 with Jammin Jukebox radio. You can listen to the recorded broadcast here if you missed it.