Archive | October, 2010

Kanye West has a Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy.

19 Oct

This was supposed to be the cover for Kanye’s upcomming album, My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy, but the artwork has been banned in the US.

Says Kanye via Twitter:

“Banned in the USA!!! They don’t want me chilling on the couch with my phoenix!”


Cover to Pink Friday.

19 Oct

Here is the album art to Nicki’s upcomming debut.

More details about Kanye West’s film short, Runaway.

13 Oct

From 2DopeBoyz:

Last night while in London, the physical-internets-trending-topic premiered his 35-minute long short vignette, Runaway at the British Academy of Film and Television Arts. Here are a few more details regarding the companion film to his upcoming My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy album:

– 90% of the music in the film will be featured on My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy.
– Inspired by Thriller, Prince’s Purple Rain and Pink Floyd’s The Wall.
– Inspired by Picasso and Matisse.
– Encapsulates “An overall representation of what I dream.”
– There is a scene that features an over-sized paper mache model of Michael Jackson’s head.
– The film was written and directed by Mr. West, with the assistance of art director Vanessa Beecroft
– Nicki Minaj narrates in a British accent. (Bollocks!)
– Selita Banks is cast as Yeezy’s love interest, and the “Phoenix”
– Shot in four days while out in Prague, apparently pulling 20 hour days
– Yes, there will be more ballet dancer appearances. (Seems to be his latest fetish, no?)

After the film ended, Yeezy took to the stage for some Q&A where he also revealed the following…

– Mos Def has already recorded 5 tracks for his G.O.O.D. debut.
– ’So Appalled’ is his favourite G.O.O.D. Friday release so far.
– Bon Iver is on 9 tracks off the album.
– The CRS project is still on the cards
– He wants to tour the new album across the world and eventually perform a show in Egypt by the Pyramids
– He is finishing of the Jay & Ye album in France at the end of this month, and they have already completed 5 tracks.
– Alicia Keys performed some of the vocals on ‘Lost in The World’.

Gerhard Richter

5 Oct

Gerhard Richter [German Artist]

Abstraktes Bild

Abstraktes Bild 742-2, 1991

Abstraktes Bild, 1988