We all know the illustration above don’t we? Yes, we do!
Hailing from the south coast and now based in Birmingham, Raffertie is the 21 year old DJ and producer whose innovative and down right filthy style has been smashing up the UK’s underground dance music scene for the last couple of years.
His sets include everything from uplifting pop classics and 90’s rave anthems to the filthiest house, garage, grime and dubstep tracks, creating huge dance floor reactions that earned him a residency at Hold Tight in London.
Get Raffertie’s Rob da bank mix here for free.
We love the idea that you can make old things into better things.
So what is the best example of that? We think Dr. Frankenstein‘s. To make a living thing out of dead remains, if possible out of parts of various sources.
Eerie Books blog now made a list of the 42 Frankenstein Movies you should have seen before you die. Although a lot of those films are not very necessary in our eyes, it posted a lot of cool links to other blogs about those movies.
And remember: The monster is NOT called Frankenstein, his maker is. But of course you did know that already.
The blogpost about John Cage made me think of Philip Glass, so here are two nice pieces by that other famous composer.
Piano by Branka Parlic 27th of October 2004 @ Sinagogue in Novi Sa, Serbia
Maybe it’s not strictly Art, but then: who cares? It’s cool!