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David Bowie

David Bowie

Posted by on Jan 13, 2016 in Artblog, Blog, Drawing, Illustration, Inspiration, Music, Painting, Portfolio | 0 comments

The news of David Bowie’s passing was a shock. I’d just returned from Japan where news of his new album was frequent over the past week or so. I guess Blackstar is his farewell. Much has been written about him over the last few days, so I’ll just say that in his ever evolving artistry, he was an inspiration. I think with any artist, you...

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Mike the Mike

Posted by on Oct 31, 2013 in Music | 0 comments

I love bootleg concert recordings, or ROIOs (recordings of indeterminate origin). Some of my favorite classic rock bands had a live sound that went beyond their studio albums. Other groups used their live shows as an incubator for their music, and worked out new songs on the road years before they were officially released. Bootleg albums captured Led...

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Beautiful Strangeness

Posted by on Oct 27, 2013 in Art, Inspiration, Music, Video | 0 comments

Facebook pointed me in the direction of this video: From there I found the animator’s, David Lewandowski’s, previous piece: And a music video he directed for Flying Lotus: All in all, it’s an amazing and inspiring group of work. Here’s an interview with him.   Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new...

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Welcome to the Future

Posted by on Oct 11, 2013 in Art, Music | 0 comments

I just learned about some of Arcade Fire’s interactive projects that are simply amazing. Both projects involve videos produced in concert with Google Chrome Experiments. The video for Reflektor uses the viewers smartphone or tablet to interact with a PC or laptop webcam to control the visual effects in the video. The Wilderness Downtown generates a...

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Turn It On Again

Posted by on Oct 9, 2013 in Music | 0 comments

I’ve played bass and guitar for a while now. Getting a 4-track and later using software really improved my playing. Here are some of the more memorable things I’ve recorded over the years. Nude (Low Expectations Remix) – After the release of In Rainbows, Radiohead held a contest to remix the song Nude. This is my version with added keys...

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Have Yourself a Parade

Have Yourself a Parade

Posted by on Oct 7, 2013 in Artblog, Graphic Design, Illustration, Music, Portfolio | 0 comments

I was lucky to have the opportunity to create a number of pieces for my friends in the alternative rock band Jerk Parade (formerly Minus Linus). This was one of my favorite projects. [Show as slideshow] All images © Todd Kale. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on...

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