Here is Xcube a speaker conceived by designer Michael Samoriz. His cubist geometry allows to provide a 360-degree listening pleasure. Its simple but unique shape offers multi surround sound that can be refined by repositioning the sculptural unit up to any desired angle. The unit is also equipped with Bluetooth to connect to your smartphone.
Conceived in collaboration with Danish designer Cecilie Manz, B&O PLAY from Bang & Olufsen unveils an ultra flexible portable speaker. Entitled Beolit 15, the product is the logical continuation of the Beolit 12. “Less is more” are the keywords of this minimalist product featuring high performance.
For the upcoming album “Smoke + Mirrors” of the band Imagine Dragons, illustrator Tim Cantor has imagined covers for each one of the 13 songs included in this opus. These illustrations represent the images that Tim Cantor has seen during the listening of each song. The visuals will be exhibited at the Hard Rock Cafe in Paris from the 17th to the 20th february and the album will be released on the 16th february.
Focus on Jessie Ware’s new music video for her song “Champagne Kisses”, from her latest album Tough Love. British videomaker Chris Sweeney took care of the direction by imagining the singer in a retro-sixties waiting room including surrealistic themes. A crazy art direction to discover in video.
American photographer Danny Clinch made portraits of winning singers and music bands of the Grammy’s Awards 2015 ceremony which happened last 8th february. We can see Sam Smith, Jay Z, Beyonce, Miranda Lambert, Lady Gaga, the band Pentatonix and many more. Find out more in the gallery.
After “Time”, Busy Earnin’, “The Heat” and “Platoon”, English videomaker Oliver Hadlee Pearch has once again directed the latest music video of Jungle for their title “Julia”. Always on the dance theme, we see a man with make-up on his face dancing and jumping with a group of men in some kind of an arena. A production CLM Film, to discover.
For the clip of Color War and their song “Shapeshifting”, from their latest album “It Could Only Be This Way”, videomaker Crystal Moselle (represented by Sibling Rivalry Studio) has directed a video staging 3 young ballerinas in the heart of New York : they make little steps in Times Square, their stretchings in Manhattan and turn around a man, on tip-toe, in subway passages.
For the song “Never Knew” of Sunken Foal & Si Schroeder, director Kevin McGloughlin has filmed a psychedelic clip playing on lights and abstract patterns’ symmetry. The videomaker wanted to explain the idea that our time perception and inner clock are distorted by illusions, emotions and the spatio-temporal frame we’re in.
For his EP release “In Between”, singer SAGE just revealed the clip of the song “In Between”, directed by Ismael Moumin and produced by Frenzy Paris. Dancers Fanny Sage and Julien Thibault, leaded by Julie Bour, are torn and moved at once in a sensual and fragmented choreography, while the singer is divided in two, like a cut paper sheet.