Posts Tagged ‘music’

OAK HALLOWEEN ANTHEM: KYLIE MINOGUE AND NICK CAVE AND THE BAD SEEDS “WHERE THE WILD ROSES GROW”

“Thriller” by Michael Jackson, “Ghouls Night Out” by Misfits, and even “Monster” by Kanye have all become Halloween go-tos by now, but our ultimate favorite song for this holiday is the haunting duet between Kylie […]

MIXED MEDIUM: TYLER SPANGLER

For this edition of Mixed Medium we talk with California-based artist Tyler Spangler about his dreams of wallpapering government property, his three week stint as an illegal punk show promoter, and why this Halloween will […]

OAK FALL ANTHEM: KATE BUSH “RUNNING UP THAT HILL”

There’s a lot we love about Kate Bush, and while we enjoy her music year round, there’s something about putting on “Running Up That Hill” from her classic 1985 album Hounds of Love in the […]

INTERVIEW: HUGO MANUEL OF CHAD VALLEY

Over the summer we recapped Chad Valley’s (real name Hugo Manuel) set as part of our Northside Festival coverage. Last night Hugo was back in New York to support Chad Valley’s new mix-tape Peace and […]

OAK FALL ANTHEM: JELACEE “HI-LO”

Today’s OAK Fall Anthem comes to us from up-and-coming London-based producer Jelacee. “Hi-Lo” – from Jelacee’s EP B.L.A.C.K. shows off the heat the 21-year-old brings to a track, with trap influences that keep the energy […]

OAK FALL ANTHEM: FOUR TET “PARALLEL JALEBI”

Four Tet’s music is undeniably sexy, and we can’t wait for his upcoming full-length Beautiful Rewind to drop later this month. We first heard the hypnotic “Parallel Jalebi” in September and have been hooked on […]

OAK FALL ANTHEM: FKA TWIGS “PAPI PACIFY”

Our song of the day series is back with OAK Fall Anthem. We’ll be bringing you some of our favorite songs – old and new – that evokes the spirit of the fall season, which […]

RECAP: NEW FORMS FESTIVAL

Photo credit: Ash Tanasiychuk Earlier this month, our friend Robbie Slade headed to the New Forms Festival in Vancouver, now in its 13th year. New Forms started by a group of artists, promoters, musicians, DJs […]

RECAP: DEEP WOODS AT BURNING MAN

Burning Man may have wrapped up three weeks ago, but unlike other “festivals” it’s an event that lives on past its early September closing day, as evidenced by this incredible time-lapse video of the event, […]

WHAT YOU HEARD: OAK MIX BY STARLIGHT GIRLS

Surf rock. Doo wop. Trip-hop. Neo-Folk. Rock n’ Roll. Justin Timberlake. These are just a few things you can find on the latest OAK mix tape, made exclusively for us by Brooklyn-based Starlight Girls. It makes […]

RECAP: STARLIGHT GIRLS AT SHEA STADIUM

Photographs by Justin Fulton Words by Conor Riley With a cinematic sound, and a projected film montage featuring shots of diamonds, lo-fi aliens invading Washington DC, and the band themselves to match, Brooklyn-based Starlight Girls […]

STUDIO SESSION: THVM ATELIER

Photo credit: Todd Weaver Our Studio Session series continues with a look inside the workspace of LA denim phenoms THVM Atelier (an acronym for “this here very moment” and pronounced “them”). The key to the success […]