Archive for January, 2010

Soul Kitchen by Fatih Akin

(Jan 31, 2010) Fatih Akin loves Hamburg – the city he was born in and grew up in. He also loves making movies and these movies are generall...

NERDCORE

(Jan 30, 2010) Talking about the essence of the web is akin to talking about the universe and our opinion about reality. For such topics you ask ...

That Vintage Scandavian Look

(Jan 29, 2010) I can’t stop watching “Let the Right One In,” the gorgeous Swedish vampire flick that has set a new bar for th...

Four new Spanish punk bands

(Jan 29, 2010) Them up above there are Venereans, a newish punk group from Valencia who play punk rock and roll. At their best they sound like t...

Creatures from the Zoo on the Loose at MTV

(Jan 28, 2010) Watching MTV lately is like watching wild animals let out of the zoo run amok. The Jersey Shore was way too short. I think there...

Status mania

(Jan 28, 2010) Who cares what you’re doing right now? I’m always astonished by the amount of information people post on their facebo...

Miami Ink is not for me

(Jan 27, 2010) Who watches Miami Ink or L.A Ink? Eeesh. How about how the dumbos in there emotionalise every single tattoo they get. Like: “M...

Restaurant of the Month: Frenchie!

(Jan 27, 2010) So good, so tasty, so Frenchy!!! Frenchie is run by one of Jamie Oliver’s buddies from Fifteen in London. This guy (Greg...

Easy Money

(Jan 27, 2010) In January the big Swedish film launch will be Snabba Cash (Easy Money) based on the book by Jens Lapidus.  An exciting novel  o...

Brew local, drink local

(Jan 27, 2010) Being home for a couple of weeks over the holidays, I got a chance to check out a few of the new establishments that have poppe...

Young, Queer & Tumblng Wildly

(Jan 27, 2010) At first I didn’t really “get” tumblrs, but in retrospect it was just that my friends’ tumblrs were pretty boring (sorry!...

Bored to death

(Jan 27, 2010) What a pleasure it is to have a meeting with Jason Schwartzman and friends every week on this new, and really cool, TV series o...

Why the TV?

(Jan 26, 2010) Downloading films and TV from the internet is something that everyone seems to do out here, even my cab driver the other day, as ...

Punk-House, chilled out

(Jan 26, 2010) Punk-house is a funny genre because nobody really wants to call it house and maybe they shouldn’t, but from what I have not...

Passports to be given live

(Jan 26, 2010) I like watching award ceremonies transmitted live. It’s always exciting. A little bit of fashion. A little bit of faux pas. ...