Directed by Andrew David Watson
Sometimes Quasimoto and life match up seamlessly.
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Eddie Huang visits Danny Brown in Detroit for the next sequence of Fresh Off The Boat
Trusts & Estates by Jeanette Bonds
“WARNING: THIS FILM CONTAINS STRONG AND SEXUALLY EXPLICIT LANGUAGE”
Bootleg Bart is one the best fan pages on Facebook, with tons of pirated tees to gawk at. But we’re also fans of their bootleg art album, which features 1990s renderings of The Simpsons character in pen and paint. See more here.
These button packs by Nathan McKee include hand-illustrated portraits of 1980s and 1990s music acts, such as Public Enemy, 2pac and Biggie, The Beastie Boys, Run DMC, Michael Jackson, Salt-n-Pepa, Michael Jackson, Prince and Madonna. Get ‘em here.
The price paid for this vaporizer by a Russian oligarch. It’s hand crafted with 24-carat gold parts, 246 diamonds, yellow Swarovski crystals and imported Murano Italian hand-blown glass, and is ultimately one of the tackiest things we’ve ever seen.
“Electronic Music Studios (EMS), a radical group of avant-garde electronic musicians who utilized technology and experimentation to compose a futuristic electronic sound-scape for the New Britain.”
A nuclear missile attack in NYC!
It’s been 20 years since River Phoenix died on October 31, 1993 at the Viper Room, where the 23-year-old Oscar nominee drank a “speedball” of heroin and cocaine dissolved into a drink before chasing it with Valium. But leading up to that night, friends and movie colleagues saw Phoenix’s descent—the graying of his complexion, the changes in his sweetly hippie-ish disposition—and warned him about addiction. In a selection from Last Night at the Viper Room: River Phoenix and the Hollywood He Left Behind, journalist Gavin Edwards traces his final days.
That’s what made his music so good. Here’s an interview by Jon Savage from July 22, 1993 that’s been animated in the latest Blank on Blank.