“You jump out of your window and come one with the concrete, become one with the cement. It felt that could be the only escape.” British 19-year-old artist King Krule brings us, together with Yours Truly’s director Babak Khoshnoud this instalment of NOWNESS’ series Sunrise, Sunset. Featuring the rough-edged and soulful track “Cementality”.
Award-winning director Nabil, sets his most recent masterpiece in the countryside of Great Britain. The video for James Blake and Chance The Rapper’s track “Life Round Here” has been shot entirely in black-and-white and features the pair cruising around in a lowrider.
Continuing in our portrait video serie, the enigmatic Yoann Lemoine, a.k.a. Woodkid. A French singer-songwriter, music video director and graphic designer. He recently released his debut album entitled The Golden Age, and put out a series of visually stunning, self-directed videos accompanying his songs. He’s known for his characteristically epic, yet melancholic sound and aesthetic. This is Woodkid.
This is one of the most inspiring video-clips we’ve encountered this year. The captivating black-and-white visual consists of still images tied together, depicting a story of a boy and his father. A mind boggling, creative piece with a great impact. A must watch!
Hiphop ain’t dead. Very talented filmmaker Emily Kai Bock’s made this bespoke edit of her Cutting-Edge Documentary on NYC’s Rap Underground. This film shows us the thoughts in life of Mykki Blanco, Angel Haze and C.J. Fly while they hold forth in this exclusive documentary: Spit Gold Under An Empire. Source: Nowness
A partnership with Montréal-born musician/producer Lunice, The Good Kids is a collaborative product line dedicated to the progression of music and style in Montréal, and across the globe. Having shopped at OTH Boutique “since he was a kid” Lunice and OTH share a past, and The Good Kids is the future. Press play to see the future.
A look at the making of Kanye West and Jay Z’s collaborative album, “Watch The Throne”.
Appelsap, The freshest music festival of Holland is pushing some new, very sexy artwork made by the magnificent Studio Vruchtvlees in collaboration with Petrovsky en Ramone. The visuals are part of their communication for the upcoming festival, on Sunday the 22nd of July. Check the impressive line-up and the animated gifs after the jump and make sure to cop some tickets!
A track which has been on repeat for a couple of days now, finally got a great official video to support it.