ArtLung Posts tagged with video
- Clay Shirky at 2.0 Conference (May 01, 2008)
I didn’t go to the Web 2.0 Expo last week, but I did read Sassy’s concise wrap up. Some video from the conference is out there, here’s social software thinker Clay Shirky: Here’s Clay’s writeup.
- Poor Communications Skills (Apr 22, 2008)
…about coffee. via vintage ads
- Like Lee Perry, I’m Very On (Apr 02, 2008)
“First, he balances drum and bass, to get a basic rhythm” Ah yes indeed it’s fun times. Video link via Positive Ape Express. Hah! Wikipedia claims Lee Perry‘s birthday is March 20th, like me!!! I didn’t know that. If I did, I certainly forgot it. I’ll have to add that to my already proud list…
- Obama is still ahead (Mar 11, 2008)
I have never donated money to a political campaign in my life, but last month I donated fifteen bucks to Obama. Next time we’re a bit flush I’m going to do it again. It’s time for someone with a different emphasis; it’s time to not elect someone because a family member of theirs has been…
- Rock, Zevon, Swimming, Moving (Mar 09, 2008)
Some Zevon this morning, from a live recording on the Internet Archive that’s pretty good, which I found via UBM: I can saw a woman in two But you won’t want to look in the box when I’m through I can make love disappear For my next trick I’ll need a volunteer And more Zevon:…
- “Don’t Just Watch Television Tonight, Play It!” (Mar 07, 2008)
An old TV commercial for Atari featuring Carol Channing and Kareem Abdul Jabbar. Those graphics were once amazing.
- “Stop Bending the Shafts!!!” (Mar 04, 2008)
Tom Hanks and David Letterman.
- The Mind of the Market (Feb 08, 2008)
Fascinating video about market, social, evolutionary, genetic economics. Heck, it’s about everything. Talk at Google: via Paul Kedrosky: Michael Shermer on the Mind of the Market
- Kate Nash on Jools Holland (Feb 05, 2008)
The other day I got a comment from Ellen mentioning Jools Holland, who I have indeed heard of, and here’s Kate Nash again, singing Foundations from Jools’ show. If I haven’t warned you before, I’ll warn you now, Kate uses salty language.
- Video Killed The Radio Star (Dec 28, 2007)
Something I missed not being in San Diego. Excellent, inspiring, beautiful cover of the one-hit-wonder. The date on the YouTube video is 2006. The band “The Wrong Trousers” is active on their myspace: http://www.thewrongtrousersband.com/. via Waxy, where many good things come from
- Happy Holidays! (Dec 28, 2007)
I like how this animation screwed with my expectations. Supernifty!
- William Gibson, Gravy, and a Video (Nov 20, 2007)
William Gibson: The Rolling Stone 40th Anniversary Interview : Rolling Stone I find myself less pessimistic than I sometimes imagine I should be. When I started to write science fiction, the intelligent and informed position on humanity’s future was that it wasn’t going to have one at all. We’ve forgotten that a whole lot of…
- Required Viewing for the Music Business (Oct 13, 2007)
via Mark Evanier, Flo and Eddie, aka The Turtles, explain their storied relationships with lawsuits and bad managers: The music business is a cesspool, always has been. Sad.
- Zappa on Miami Vice (Apr 22, 2007)
I’ve known for years that (my hero) Frank Zappa had appeared on 1980s tv show Miami Vice. Until this morning, I had never seen anything from that show. Thanks to YouTube, I can enjoy it in all it’s (terrible) glory:
- When I Give The Signal My Friend Rabbi Vole Will Play The Solo (Dec 12, 2006)
video. different video. lyrics.