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Song of the Day: Camera Obscura’s “French Navy”

February 23, 2013


Here we have: A blossoming romance in Paris 20+ dancing/ horsing-around scenes 30+ kissing scenes (including the Spiderman kiss somewhere in the middle of the vid) an impending breakup in Rome a sort-of Kate Middleton and some skinny hairy dude Sometimes we just need something simple and sweet for the weekend. Camera Obscura is a 7 […]

So You Wanna Make Money in Shanghai: Business Lessons from the ‘Hai Part 2, 90s Style

October 23, 2012


HOO-HIPPY-RAY! You’ve started a business!   You’ve signed a few deals. Sold some shits. Shaken all those grubby hands. You’ve got it made! You’re on your way up! You’re rollin’ in the hunnies!   But wait. WHERE’S THE MONEY? In Business Lessons from the ‘Hai Part 1, I’ve described how important it is to have […]

So You Wanna Make Money in Shanghai: Business Lessons from Shanghai, Hip-Hop Style

October 6, 2012


In the City That Rains Champagne, admittedly for an exalted few, business opportunities abound and barriers to entry are low. But you know what they say, getting in there is easy, it’s the squalling little brat popping out after nine months that’s tough to handle. This post will be one in a series of business […]

Thought of the Day: Where Can I Buy Me A David Byrne?

April 11, 2012


Frankly, I love David Byrne so much (apart from the spelling of his name) that I don’t know whether I want to worship him, boff him or be him. This is the dude – film-maker, writer, choreographer, artist, musician par excellence and cycling advocate… go take a fucking nap, David, and stop making the rest of […]

Mini Review: Best Coast “The Only Place”

March 29, 2012


“The Only Place” is the first official single from their new album of the same name. Presales are on, and you can download the track from their ‘site. Of course, the Tube works too: . . Best Coast’s first album was Crazy For You, and I liked them because of their lo-fi, chilled-out Cali surfer […]

Music Videos of the Day: To be Cheap is Glorious

March 17, 2012


I love being cheap! Being painfully stingy is the only way I can indulge guilt-free in important things like 30rmb Baker and Spice mochas and 35rmb Hof chocolate cupcakes. How else would I be able to support the behemoths of capitalism that keep the world running wastefully and often very unethically? St*rbucks needs your help, […]

Hello, I Love You

January 22, 2012


So I’ve been busy… at an art fair… on holiday… tending to an injured cat… blah blah blah. In the meanwhile, I wanna say it loud and proud with this amazing Hello, I Love You vid. “I’ll be back.”