E.O.F. SNAPSHOT OF THE DAY {JAN 2, 2018}

“Torso” {circa. 1906} by F. Holland Day + Day was an advocate for photography as fine art. Open your eyes. Take in all you can. Be the best you that you can be. Until we meet again, {theEye} +   CHECK OUT THE {SHOP} FOR PREMIUM VINTAGE FINDS! XIXIXI gets you 25% OFF at the…

E.O.F. SNAPSHOT OF THE DAY {AUGUST 15, 2017}

You cannot discover new oceans, if you do not lose sight of the shore . . . Italian proverb     Until next time, {theEye} +   SHOP THE {SHOP} XIXIXI gets you 25% OFF +SHOP NOW+ +

{Music Minute} Ennio Morricone, “The Ecstacy of Gold”

Conjuring up all you Ennio Morricone fans out there. Every fan knows that this man’s music can make you soar – and if there isn’t one piece that can make one’s mind soar to the farthest reaches of imagination it’s this one. Makes for a great surge of power and might to kick ass out…

MONDAY {MUSIC MINUTE}: “Dance of the Knights” by Prokofiev

This piece from the 1930s, entitled “Dance of the Knights”, is a piece from Prokofiev’s score for a ballet version of Shakespeare’s famous work “Romeo + Juliet”. The piece has since been used hundreds of times over in film, television, fashion, and music. Bands including The Smiths, Deep Purple, Iron Maiden, Tears for Fears, and…

Music Minute: “Friday Afternoons, Op. 7: Cuckoo”

Please! By all the might of the Gods in the HEAVENS – get your ass to the theaters and check out Wes Anderson’s latest film master marvel- “Moonrise Kingdom”. Themes of young love, destiny, and of course, the unpenetrable forces of nature all collide in this beautifully nostalgic and thoughtful film. This piece, performed by…

Music Minute: “Come As You Are” by the Vitamin String Quartet

Fashion lovers everywhere will recognize this from Alexander McQueen’s spectacular Fall/Winter 2008 show epitomizing McQueen’s rebel persona whilst glorifying the heyday of British Imperialism under the reign of Victoria. A Music Minute is always great to start off the week, and Vitamin String Quartet’s reinvention of Nirvana’s grunge ballad will surely get you in the…