All the transformations inside Pimp My Bike and similar shows may seem kind of tacky after one sees Re:Cycles – custom made bikes by croatian doctor, crafter and photographer Goran Šari? ScharLaw. His work on each ordered bike may take a while, but the final result is worth waiting for: a fixed gear/single speed/one of a kind masterpiece with hand made details like wooden mudguards and aluminium handlebars. All bikes coming out of ScharLaw’s workshop near Zagreb are named after their owners, sharing only elegance and signature Re:Cycles details. Our favorites are Miroslav’s bike, which was the first one ever presented on official web site, and Dunja’s pink girly bike which screams not only coolneSs but retro as well: check out those brown and wooden details!
Have you ever dreamed about a long road trip through the most beautiful places in Europe? In 2011, twenty-three year old filmmaker Levente Klara and his friends recorded his 2040 mile-long bike ride through six countries, from Madrid to Budapest. Cycle Me Home is more than just a film, it’s about being an active part – more
Clown & Sunset, the record label of Nicolas Jaar, are preparing a new compilation that does not come on one of the normal vinyl, CD, or digital formats. The compilation, which contains 12 tracks from the likes of Valentin Stip, Pavla & Noura and Jaar himself, is housed in an aluminium box that you connect – more
So Megaupload. You might have already heard about it: in the midst of the international debate about controversial US anti copyright infringement laws SOPA and PIPA, the FBI shut down Megaupload, a file-hosting website and arrested six people, as well as MU’s founder, German-Finnish entrepreneur Kim Schmitz aka Mount Kimbie Kim Dotcom, yesterday. As if – more
Twitter might not be the world’s most popular social media tool (Germany for example lacks users in contrast to Facebook), but it is surely one of the most stunning tools for sharing opinions in real-time. But what does Twitter (or its infamous ‘fail whale’) sound like? The project #tweetscapes gives an answer to this question. – more