This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.

This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.

Keep On Walking

November 30th, 2011|

Following on from a previous post God’s Eye View, we wanted to share another great compilation of footage from various films, this time focusing on rear view shots of people waling. Have a look – honestly it’s a lot better than it sounds!

God’s Eye View

November 28th, 2011|

A montage of overhead shots from various films, all very skillfully edited together by Brian Carroll. The video is cut to the Yeah Yeah Yeah’s track ‘Down Boy’.

Inspired!

November 28th, 2011|

Montblanc in conjunction with Leo Burnett Milan have created ‘The Beauty Of A Second’, a film challenge curated by Wim Wenders, where people are asked to capture the beauty of a second on film. Above is a 60 second compilation from the first round which demonstrates just how much you can capture in one second […]

Top 5 Musical Mutinies

November 25th, 2011|

A petition has this week fallen just short of preventing Nickelback from playing at an Amercian football game. It’s a strong reminder that music can polarise opinion. With this in mind we’ve put together a list of our top 5 moments in history where music split public opinion violently in two.

5. Nickelback halftime controversy

This is […]

5 Top Tips To Choosing The Perfect Advert Music

November 24th, 2011|

It would seem that choosing the perfect music for a commercial is such a rare and special occasion that we almost speak in reverent, hushed tones when we discuss its success. But with at least £40million being invested in copyright music for UK commercials it would not be unreasonable to ask why so many tracks […]

Back To The Future

November 23rd, 2011|

Irina Werning is a photographer from Buenos Aires who has created a photo series called ‘Back To The Future’, in which she re-enacts old photographs. Irina explains: “As soon as I step into someone else’s house, I start sniffing for them. Most of us are fascinated by their retro look but to me, it’s imagining […]

10 Things You Wanted To Know About The Sale of EMI, But We’re Afraid To Ask

November 14th, 2011|

With the current discussion about the EMI sale and how it is being divided up, we at soundlounge thought that it might be helpful to explain what this means in real terms and where the real value is.

1. EMI Records owned the ‘record masters’- the actual physical recordings of the songs.
2. EMI Publishing owned the actual songs […]

Inspired!

November 10th, 2011|

These are the latest webfinds that have inspired us so much, we had to share them with you. Hope you enjoy!

We Cut Corners “Pirate’s Life” from Kijek / Adamski on Vimeo.

As simple as it looks. The whole video is hand drawn frame by frame – markers on paper, by Katarzyna Kijek and Przemysław Adamski.

The above […]

Music: What’s It Worth?

November 10th, 2011|

Sometimes the music gods move in mysterious ways and here at soundlounge we are not just talking about the gyration of rockn’roll heroes . We spoke about Pete Townsend’s very vocal /accuastion/plea that iTunes should a have a duty of care for earning so much out of the music industry, along comes another hero. The […]

The Lifeblood of the Music Industry

November 8th, 2011|

Mention Apple and Steve Jobs in the same sentence and most people go into a gush of superlatives, but not Pete Townsend.  At the 2011 Radio Festival in Salford, last week Pete in no uncertain terms compared Apple to the banking industry. Townshend said: “Is there really any good reason why, just because iTunes exists […]