Link About It: This Week's Picks
1. Prince Has Died at 57 Following an investigation at his home and recording studio Paisley Park, it's been confirmed that Prince has died at 57. Prince Rogers Nelson, a truly legendary musician, released 39 albums throughout his career, garnering...
Common feat. Mary J Blige: Come Close
Today's #TBT, taking us back to 2002, is "Come Close," Common's gentle serenade for true love featuring R&B queen Mary J. Blige. Both artists—along with No Doubt, Usher, Fall Out Boy, and even a couple of K-Pop stars—are donating their time to perform...
Lacoste + Everglades Foundation: Water is Life
Wetlands play a key role in maintaining ecological balance among the myriad of flora and fauna living both in and near them. In South Florida, the Everglades represent the largest subtropical wetland ecosystem in North America. Spread over eight...
Owen Pallett: Song for Five & Six
This week Montreal-based musician Owen Pallett released "Song for Five & Six" from In Conflict, his fourth full-length studio album (which features Brian Eno) out 13 May on Domino Records. The accomplished violinist and Oscar-nominated composer (for...
Marvin Gaye: Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology)
The world celebrated Earth Day this week and, to mark the environmentally minded holiday, we put on Marvin Gaye's "Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology)," a chart-topper from his 1971 album What's Going On. The heartfelt single—released just a year after the...
Luca C & Brigante: Lucio
Tim Sweeney, the man behind the internationally admired radio and internet show Beats In Space, joins us for this week's #PrivateJam. The NYC-based DJ dropped a little knowledge and some tranquil vibes with his personal selection, "Lucio" by Luca C...
Owen Pallett: Song for Five & Six This week Montreal-based musician Owen Pallett released "Song for Five & Six" from In Conflict, his fourth full-length studio album (which features Brian Eno) out 13 May on Domino Records. The accomplished violinist...
DJ Supermarkt: Yacht Disco – Credit To The Party Edit
As the Northern Hemisphere continues to warm up, music fit for a boat party in the middle of the Mediterranean is starting to emerge, like sonic rays of sun. Leading the charge is Berlin-based DJ Supermarkt, whose fondness for yacht disco is wholly...
Acid Arab: Berberian Wedding
After catching their eclectic, border-hopping set on this week's Boiler Room show in Tel Aviv, "Berberian Wedding" from Parisian production duo Acid Arab has been in heavy rotation at CH HQ. Sampling street sounds with industrial, grime beats and heavy...
As sustainability becomes a greater concern across all fields, advances in materials technology and design mean aesthetics are no longer sacrificed for a reduced carbon footprint. Just in time for Earth Day, "Prefabulous World" by Sheri Koones illustrates...
Leave Nothing Print
A tangible reminder to leave the earth better than we found it, Holstee's "Leave Nothing" letterpress print is as sustainable as the message it projects. Graphic designer Andrew Martis' created this text-based illustration, which is printed on 100...
More than half the world's population now lives in cities, but when it comes to feeding them, trucking in the necessary amount of food isn't a sustainable process for any metropolis. Growing out of the need for better solutions, urban farming is becoming...