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Lucky Dragons – Existers

An experimental music group consisting of Luke Fischbeck and Sarah Rara based in Los Angeles, CA, Lucky Dragons will release a seven-song mini-LP “Existers,” due out on Valentine’s Day via Swill Children. Pre-order, HERE.

Ben Shahn : Cross Media Artist / Photographs, Paintings and Graphic Arts
The Museum of Modern Art, Hayama
「ベン・シャーン クロスメディア・アーティスト」展
~2012年1月29日 / 神奈川県立近代美術館 葉山

R.Crumb: The Complete Record Cover Collection,
a 96-page hardcover volume of Crumb’s work starting with his cover for Janis Joplin and Big Brother & the Holding Company’s 1968 Cheap Thrills.

More Info >> W. W. Norton & Company

R. Crumb: The Complete Record Cover Collection
Directed by John Heneghan / Featuring Eden Brower

A RAY ARRAY is a new video directed by Sarah Rara that examines forms of visual and aural interference: from the failure of a message to be discernable, sudden interruptions, visual disturbance, the interaction of 2 sound signals, instability, and optical effects.

A RAY ARRAY features a soundtrack created by Luke Fischbeck and Sarah Rara, members of the band Lucky Dragons.


Lucky Dragons – Mirror Friends

Taken from the album “Dream Island Laughing Language” by Lucky Dragons (Marriage, 2008)

Film by Allison Schulnik, Copyright Allison Schulnik 2011
Cinematography by Helder K. Sun
Music: “It’s Raining Today” written by Noel Scott Engel (Scott Walker), from the album “Scott 3″ (Philips / Fontana, 1969)


Grizzly Bear – Ready, Able [Official Music Video]
Video for ‘Ready, Able,’ from Grizzly Bear’s “Veckatimest” (Warp, 2009)
Directed by Allison Schulnik.

Kickstarter page is up for Ethan Rose‘s latest sound installation, please visit HERE. Reflection is a sound installation that will be exhibited at PDX Contemporary Art in Portland, Oregon during the month of January, 2012. (Thanks to Sweet Dreams Press)

Anthony Restivo “Far Off and All Aflame
photo: Ron Dressel

Great Dads – Sun Ritual

Great Dads – Eno’s Lamborghini

Great Dads is a new group spearhead by the Invisible Hand frontman, Adam Smith from Charlottesville, VA., both tracks are taken from the “Crunk Goblins” EP on the bandcamp.

The Bridge Progressive Arts Initiative (Charlottesville, Va.) presented an artist and poet Anthony Restivo‘s “Far Off and All Aflame” (February, 2011) with original composition “Sun Ritual” by Great Dads aka Adam Smith (of The Invisible Hand).

The Invisible Hand – Two Chords
The song was originally appeared on their 2010 self-titled debut full-length album on Funny / Not Funny Records.
The Invisible Hand consists of Adam Smith, Thomas Dean, Jon Bray, Adam Brock.

Sufjan Stevens – Get Real, Get Right
Director/Animatio: Sufjan Stevens   Editing and Compositing: Deborah Johnson
Original Artwork: Royal Robertson

You can purchase MAKE on DVD, the documentary that inspired Sufjan Stevens’ The Age of Adz and tells the story of several artists including Royal Robertson, HERE. Visit

Sufjan Stevens – I Walked
from “The Age of Adz” (Asthmatic Kitty/2010)

WATCH more :: “Get Real, Get Right” Live Visual, Video design from The Age of Adz live performances.

The documentary, MAKE, is an intimate journey into the lives of four American self-taught artists: Prophet Royal Robertson, Hawkins Bolden, Judith Scott and Ike Morgan. Isolated and struggling with the disabilities life has dealt them, these artists all find their most powerful voice through art. 

Available now on DVD from Asthmatic Kitty.

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