Posts filed under “Weekend”

John Mayer Has A TV Show

Stumbling around earching for the infamous John Mayer Playboy interview, I came across this — and I was very surprised!

He is very, very funny:

Category: Music, Weekend

A Brief History of Pretty Much Everything

This is the final piece for my AS art course, a flipbook made entirely out of biro pens. It’s something like 2100 pages long, and about 50 jotter books. I’d say I worked on and off it for roughly 3 weeks. Song is French Cancan by Jaques Offenbach. Hat tip boingboing

Category: Weekend

36 songs that use the same 4 chords

Category: Music, Weekend

NPR Music Site Redesigned

I just noticed NPR’s music site has been thoroughly redesigned — great place to find all manner of interviews, bios, and music about a wide variety of artists: click for site

Category: Music, Web/Tech, Weekend

5 Most Expensive Pieces of Art

Alberto Giacometti: L’Homme qui marche I $104.3 million  (sculpture) Pablo Picasso’s Parisian boy smoking a pipe (painting) 1994 for $104.1 million Picasso Dora Maar au chat $95.2 million in 2006 auction Gustav Klimt Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer II $87.9 million Francis Bacon’s Triptych $86.3 million in 2008. Hat tip CNN/

Category: Intellectual Property, Weekend

Pink Floyd Timeline, 1960-2000

Very cool infographic, via flicker click for ginormous timeline by 802.11 Hat tip Flowing Data

Category: Music, Weekend

Hendrix Videos

Here are the full run of reader suggested Hendrix videos (from the Valleys of Neptune post): Crosstown Traffic ~~~ Johnny B. Goode ~~~ Third Stone from the Sun ~~~ Rainy Day, Dream Away – Still Raining, Still Dreaming ~~~ Like A Rolling Stone @ Monterey Pop ~~~ Dire Straits & Bob Dylan – All Along…Read More

Category: Music, Weekend

If Filmmakers Directed the SuperBowl

Category: Weekend

Planetary Playthingie: AstroTour

Very cool way to play with the solar system: Hat tip GMSV

Category: Science, Weekend

Generic News Report by Charlie Brooker

Hat tip boingboing

Category: Humor, Television, Weekend