Storm Thorgerson, the graphic design master whose multifaceted and sometimes perplexing work epitomised bands including Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin, Genesis and Black Sabbath, sadly succumbed to cancer at the age of 69 on Thursday.
By Frisco Rosso | Taking global musical conventions and dropping them into a blender, seasoning uniquely, and melting under the South African sun, iScream & the Chocolate Stix are an unconventional band on the rise.
By Frisco Rosso | What do you with all your accumulated “stuff” post-breakup? One option for all this crippling, emotional crap is to donate it all to the Museum of Broken Relationships.
By Frisco Rosso | The Belgian postal service is using this unusual gimmick to commemorate the country’s world renowned chocolatiers while offering consumers a taste of its most delectable outpouring.
By Frisco Rosso | After some 20 or so years of waiting to see Red Hot Chili Peppers live I finally found myself in the same place in time as the legendary LA funk rockers, namely Johannesburg, South Africa. The anticipation couldn’t have been greater.
By Frisco Rosso | Although this is a belated review, having been first published in the early part of 2012, A Walk Across the Sun is a book that has become more topical and arguably prophetic since December last year, after an unidentified Indian student was beaten and gang raped in Delhi.
By Frisco Rosso | Adapting Life of Pi, a novel which, for the greater part, has a backdrop of little other than the baron ocean, into a visually stimulating feature film, was going to be a significant challenge – one few considered worthwhile.