Muse’s “Madness” is not one step beyond

    We want to be blown away by awesomeness. Muse has released their first “official” single called “Madness” – which makes me want them to work with Madness, an iconic British ska and rock band, and create something totally crazy. Instead, we get something decidedly less crazy and less awesome. Their video for the M M M M Madness should be coming out soon. It isn’t as “epic” as “Survival”, which is actually refreshing. If epic means repeating yourself senselessly, I don’t want the album to have epic songs. Rather, bring back  the epic-ness of “Knights of Cydonia”! There’s … Continue reading Muse’s “Madness” is not one step beyond

White Box: is minimalism boring?

The show Absolutely Fabulous pokes fun of the concept of minimalism, mostly because Eddie is very much the opposite and always has a lot of clutter and color in her life. Minimalism has extended to music (think the xx), furniture (think Ikea), advertising campaigns, and a whole host of other areas. Does that mean it’s boring or sophisticated? If you don’t get it, are you missing something? Minimalism isn’t all fun and games. It can be serious business and there are many ways to express it. A lot of companies are doing their best to make themselves seem clean and “sleek” … Continue reading White Box: is minimalism boring?

White Box: is minimalism boring?

The show Absolutely Fabulous pokes fun of the concept of minimalism, mostly because Eddie is very much the opposite and always has a lot of clutter and color in her life. Minimalism has extended to music (think the xx), furniture (think Ikea), advertising campaigns, and a whole host of other areas. Does that mean it’s boring or sophisticated? If you don’t get it, are you missing something? Minimalism isn’t all fun and games. It can be serious business and there are many ways to express it. A lot of companies are doing their best to make themselves seem clean and “sleek” … Continue reading White Box: is minimalism boring?

White Box: is minimalism boring?

The show Absolutely Fabulous pokes fun of the concept of minimalism, mostly because Eddie is very much the opposite and always has a lot of clutter and color in her life. Minimalism has extended to music (think the xx), furniture (think Ikea), advertising campaigns, and a whole host of other areas. Does that mean it’s… White Box: is minimalism boring? was originally published on Rhyme et Reason Continue reading White Box: is minimalism boring?