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Archive for April, 2011

Photo Feature: The Young & Talented Logan Crable

Young and talented artist Logan Crable is a Brooklyn based photographer who recently graduated from The Savannah College of Art and Design. He is currently in the process of creating […]

Superheroes of Modernity Meet Superheroes of Pop Culture

Dimitris Polychroniadis is an Athens, Greece Architect and Scenographer. He studied at the University of Greenwich with a BA in Architecture as well as a Masters in Urban Design. He […]


Garfunkel & Oates Are All Over Your Face

Over a late night phone call, I had the pleasure to interview Riki Lindhome and Kate Micucci of Garfunkel & Oates. However, the recorder didn’t record, and I was left […]


SO Fast: Team Me – Dear Sister

Norwegian band Team Me play warm and rich orchestrated pop music. This used to be Marius D. Hagen’s one-man band – a recording project where he could play the songs […]

Excerpts From “A Treasury of Hipster Recipes”

“A Treasury of Hipster Recipes” was written by Jake Christie via our friends at Insight/Outpost, and I’m so glad they shared it, because it’s spot on hilarious, even if I’m […]


Shits ‘N’ Giggles with Photographer Seth Olenick

I came across Brooklyn-based photographer Seth Olenick after it seemed like every other comedian interview I was doing would send pictures that were taken by Seth, so I had to […]

Photographer Feature: Kalliope Amorphous

Kalliope Amorphous is an artist whose primary body of work has evolved into an exploration of the conceptual self-portrait photograph as a catalyst for exploring ideas of identity, gender, archetype […]


Dirty Hard Laughs with Comedian Amy Schumer

You might recognize Amy Schumer from “Last Comic Standing,” “30 Rock,” her “Comedy Central Presents” special or her gig as co-host on Fuse’s “Hoppus on Music.” Or maybe you don’t recognize her […]

The Twins

Skateboard filmaker Ty Evans just released his latest short video, The Twins, showcasing Pierce and Chris Brunner, who at the time of filming were only 12. Some crazy talented kids […]


SO Remixed: Star Slinger

24-year-old Manchester beatsmith Star Slinger has shot to worldwide recognition in a startlingly short amount of time. He has already been named by the Guardian as “best new act of […]

Artist Feature: Jesse Draxler

  St. Paul, MN artist, but soon be Los Angeles, CA artist Jesse Draxler is an illustrator, designer, and collage artist. Just over the past three years his work has […]

Refuge Series: Kevin Cooley

NYC photographer Kevin Cooley uses darkness, manmade light sources, and beautiful landscape backdrops to create places of refuge against society and nature. He has many photo series that all have […]


SO Coachella: Day 3

The final day of Coachella was even better than the first two! SO managed to get up close to the stage for Wiz Khalifa, Nas & Damian Marley, and the […]


SO Coachella: Day 2

We started Day 2 at Coachella by attending the Filter magazine party at the Corona Yacht Club with our new friends from T-Mobile and Sailor Jerry’s. From there we headed […]