Music Minute: Krzysztof Komeda “Rosemary’s Baby Interlude”

“A chance to sit quietly and find out who you are; where you've been and where you're going.” -Ira Levin, Rosemary's Baby {published in 1967}   I called this an interlude because of its sauntering sweet nature between the high stakes and drama that is"Rosemary's Baby". Polanski's iconic film had many claiming he had beckoned the…Read more Music Minute: Krzysztof Komeda “Rosemary’s Baby Interlude”

Music Minute: “Penumbra” by Bobby Beausoleil and the Freedom Orchestra

Bobby Beausoleil has a bit of a bad rep. Bad rep could be an understatement, but it's true. It never helps to be friends with Charles Manson, or get caught up in a war against society,  but its sad to have this overshadow some of his greater achievements, like music. It goes without saying that he…Read more Music Minute: “Penumbra” by Bobby Beausoleil and the Freedom Orchestra

MUSIC MINUTE: “Waltz” by Toru Takemitsu from “The Face of Another”

This piece is the opening song to Hiroshi Teshigahara's 1966 film  "The Face of Another", an equally disturbing and visually dynamic style stunner to his more famous film "The Woman in the Dunes", which were also written by the novelist Kobo Abe, who wrote the books from which both films are based off of. We…Read more MUSIC MINUTE: “Waltz” by Toru Takemitsu from “The Face of Another”

E.O.F. Snapshot of the Day {November 14, 2013} + Bonus Music Minute: “Cast Out Devils” by Gene Moore

+CARNIVAL OF SOULS+ {japanese poster - 1962} such a fine example of vintage japanese poster art! Would love this for the walls of our studio! "Carnival of Souls" is a magical movie. It's both dreamy and nightmarish, and could have been absolutely forgotten if it weren't for the tireless fans who keep promoting the film…Read more E.O.F. Snapshot of the Day {November 14, 2013} + Bonus Music Minute: “Cast Out Devils” by Gene Moore

{STYLE WISE – Summer Edition} Jake Gittes, “Chinatown” (1974)

Man with Knife: You're a very nosy fellow, kitty cat. Huh? You know what happens to nosy fellows? Huh? No? Wanna guess? Huh? No? Okay. They lose their noses . . . + The scene almost comes out of nowhere, but its an integral piece of the puzzle in what is arguably one of the best…Read more {STYLE WISE – Summer Edition} Jake Gittes, “Chinatown” (1974)

{MONDAY} MUSIC MINUTE: “Once There Was a Hushpuppy” from Beasts of the Southern Wild

When I die, the scientists of the future, they're gonna find it all. They gonna know, once there was a Hushpuppy, and she live with her daddy in the Bathtub. -Excerpt  from "Beasts of the Southern Wild" For anyone who has seen the film, starring the young, gifted, and beautiful Quvenzhané  Wallis, you must have figured…Read more {MONDAY} MUSIC MINUTE: “Once There Was a Hushpuppy” from Beasts of the Southern Wild