In rather incredible pop news, electronic music legend Giorgio Moroder has just announced the release of his first album of solo material in over 30 years and it features a rather extensive and groundbreaking list of pop collaborations including Britney Spears, Sia, Kylie Minogue and Charli XCX. I mean, this is incredibly exciting and somewhat unreal.
You can get a taste of what is to come with the video for 74 is the new 24 – directed by Jai Lewis using Andromeda Software Development. Artwork below and a must read interview on The Creators’ Project.
This week saw the launch of TURNING – a documentary and concert on DVD and CD by Antony and the Johnsons and Charles Atlas.
The TURNING process started in 2011 and 2012 when Antony Hegarty and Charles Atlas screened the film at theatres around the world which documented Antony and the Johnsons’ fall 2006 European tour, which featured the band performing alongside 13 women. The DVD and digital release features the full Antony and the Johnsons’ November 2006 live set at the Barbican in London. The Turning audio also features “Whose Are These” and “Tears Tears Tears”, two studio recordings originally released on a picture disc in 2006.
A special screening of TURNING will take place on November 21st at 7pm at Charles Atlas’ Luhring Augustine gallery in Brooklyn.
Incredible Lana editorial and cover shot by Francesco Carrozzini for L’Uomo Vogue with fashion by Michael Philouze. Full interview and story here.
Directed by Emily Kai Bock, here’s the video for Lorde’s Yellow Flicker Beat from Hunger Games Mockingjay Part 1. Hands down, this is one of the best produced OSTs in a long time – nice one Lorde.
This is officially the point where South African creatives Die Antwoord break the mainstream…after 5 albums. Here is the star studded video for UGLY BOY directed by NINJA and produced by ¥O-LANDI VI$$ER featuring cameos from Jack Black, Marilyn Manson, Flea, Dita Von Teese, The ATL Twins and Cara Delevingne, yes Marilyn and Dita reunited. It’s pretty amazing.