Posts under ‘found’

Jörmundar’s Thrift Store in Reykjavik

During our brief stay in Reykjavik, we stumbled into Jörmundar’s thrift store on Laugavegur Street. It’s a small basement shop absolutely filled with shoes, jackets, and suits and it was one of our favorite places in Reykjavik. Jörmundar is a real interesting figure too. He’s filled with strong opinions about men’s fashions and also happens […]

Friday Playlist: >, Amanda Palmer, Big Sur, Tricky, and 8Bit Weapon

I’ve found so many new great new records lately, so I decided to round them up into a nice little Friday playlist for y’all to enjoy: > by > A self titled release by > full of instrumental chiptunes with heavy emphasis on the drum sequencing. All sounds come directly off of their Gameboy and […]

Faultline Liquor: special edition booze with matching vinyl

There’s something awesome at K&L Wines. It’s a special series of liquors and gins called “Faultline”. Each bottle comes with a special edition 7″ record and art by Jaime Hernandez, of Love And Rockets fame.

Apple’s Color Palette (from Disk Utility to billboards)

A few days ago I was looking through my computer’s Disk Utilities when I noticed an interesting set of colors that seemed much brighter and vibrant than what Apple typically uses. I really dug them, so I quickly compiled Apple’s color palette into a .ACO file (which you can view and download here). Color by […]

Mystery Circuit’s “Drumsette”, a drum machine created from a Tascam 4 Track

I just found this crazy project from Mike Waters, who creates musical devices under the name “Mystery Circuits“. The Drumsette is an experimental drum machine built from an analog 4 track recorder. Basically, he assigned a repeating drum sound to each of the 4 available tracks, and created a gate to allow the user to […]