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Alex STODDARD

Young, intensly creative, and some of the best photography we’ve seen. pages 6-22

november

2012


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Sams onat i on Res t l es sDr eams Sams onat i on201 2 Tos ayt hi sal bum i sv er ydr eamywoul dbebot hapun andanunder s t at ement .Rel eas edi nJ ul y ,Res t l es s Dr eamsbor der sont hel i nesofSof tRoc k ,i ss t eepedi n El ec t r oni c a,andmanagest oputy out os l eepi nt he pl eas antmeansofc our s e.St i l lwi t hal loft hos epos i t i v es , f orme,t heal bum f ai l edt odel i v er .I nbot hofmyl i s t ens , bet heyc l os el yort hr ought hemi ds tofbac k gr oundnoi s e, t hemus i cf ai l edt oc apt ur emyat t ent i on.

Somec anar guet hati fonei snotac c us t omedt ol i s t eni ngt ot hi spar t i c ul ars t y l eofmus i c t hatt heywoul dnotk nowt hef i r s tt hi ngt ol ookf or .Howev er ,i ngi v i ngt heent i r eal bum an uni nt er r upt edl i s t en,not hi ngs t oodoutt omei nt het er msofmi ndbl owi ngor“ newandex c i t i ng” .Theal bum di dandex c el l entj obofpul l i ngt hedr eams c apec onc eptt oget heri nbot h pr oduc t i onandt r ac kpl ac ementi t s el fandwi t ht r ac k sl i k e‘ Wi l dWor l d’ and‘ Fal l i ngCi t y ’ ,Res t l es sDr eamsr ec ei v edas l i ghtj ol tofl i f et hatk eptmes omewhati nt er es t ed.Thebas i cdut yof anal bum i st oebbandf l ow,f i ndi t sc l i max ,andgent l yc omedownt oi t swondr ousf i ni s h. Her et hatj obwasc ompl et edal mos tef f or t l es s l ywhi c h,f ort hel i s t ener ,begst heques t i on, “ Howdi dIgetl os t ?” Tobef ai r ,Res t l es sDr eamsc oul dbewonder f ulmus i ct ogety out os l eeporgoodf i l l erf or t hes huf f l eony ouri Podpl ayl i s t .Thi sal bum i sagr eatar t i s t i cendeav ort hats er v esasa s hi nni ngt es t i monyt oc onc ept ualmus i cmak i ng.Howev er ,i fi t sf oc ushadmar r i edc apt i v at i ng ent er t ai nmentwi t ht hehi ghdr amaofc onc ept ,Iwoul dhav epos s i bl ybeenmor eent hus i as t i c aboutmyl i s t ens .Iwoul ds ugges tt hi sal bum t oany onewhoi sc ur i ousaboutt hegenr ebut noty etr eadyt odi v ei nheadf i r s t .


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I mmedi at el yi nt r i gued,It ur nedt hev ol umet o l ouderl ev el sandl ett hemus i cmov eov ermybody . Il etev er yt r ac kr epl ayi nal oop,al mos ti nahy pnot i ct r anc ebymi x t ur eofuni ques oundsand beat s .Bor nCol i nBai l ey ,Dr umsofDeat h,gat her s anac ut ebl endoft ec hno,ol ds c hool ,hous e,punk r oc kandel ec t r oni c at oc r eat ehi sowndi s t i nc t s oundt hathasmadehi m as t apl ei nt heBr i t i s h c l ubs c ene.Si nc ehi sdebuti n2005wi t hLov e Songs& Rav eHor nshehasc omei nt ohi sown, mak i ngas i gnat ur es oundi nt hemi ds tofahi ghl y c onc ept ualgenr e.Howev er ,i ti swi t hhi snewr el eas eBl ueWav es ,t hatBai l eyhasmer ged bot hhi sownmus i c al i t yandgav eanodt ot hegi mmi c knat ur eofc ont empor ar yel ec t r oni c a.

Compl et i ngas er i ess t ar t edi near l y201 1wi t hBl ac kWav esandRedWav es ,t hi sf i v et r ac k al bum br i ngst hes er i est oabeaut i f ulc l os e.Whi l eundul at i ngmel odi esmar r i edper f ec t l y wi t ht hepoundi ngbas sons ongsl i k e‘ Wav eCi t y ’ t hatc r eat et hes oundt hati ss t andar dof t hegenr e,i ti st r ac k sl i k e‘ LetNoShadowFal lUponYou’ and‘ Tr ans i s t orRhy t hm’ t hat s howshi sabi l i t yt opi c koutt hes ubt l enuanc esofs ampl esandf i t t i ngdr opsal mos tatper f ec tt i mi ng.Thi sal s oc aus esf oranev enf l owt ot hec ompl et ewor k ,al l owi ngnos k i psand l eav i ngt hel i s t enert odec i dewhet hert obas ki ni t sc ompl exs i mpl i c i t yormov et oi t sdr i v i ng, f or c ef ulr hy t hms . Whi l eBl ueWav esi snott y pi c al l yanal bum Iwoul dpi c kupasI ’ m pur s ui ngt hel oc al r ec or ds t or e,i tr i ght f ul l ydes er v esal i s t en.I ts er v esasawonder f ult es t amentt ot hegr owt h andmus i c i ans hi pofEl ec t r oc l ubmus i casi tmov esf or war dwi t hanewaudi enc ewi t h bi ggerex pec t at i ons .Pl us ,i ts er v esasex c el l entbac k gr oundmus i cf ory ourweek ends ar oundt hehous eori tc ans er v east hes oundt r ac kf orapot ent i alweek endt or emember .

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T a k ey o u rl i p s t i c k , U s i n gal i p ' mu s i n gM A C ' sN i g h tV i o l e t , b r u s hI a n d g oo v e ry o u rl i pp e n c i l , f i l l i n g i nt h ee n t i r eu p p e rl i p .


G e n t l yp r e s st h ec e n t e r so f y o u rl i p st o g e t h e rt o s l o wl yb e g i nt h eo m b r e e f f e c t .


T a k ey o u rl i p s t i c k , U s i n gal i p I ' m u s i n g M A C ' s N i g h t V i o l e t , b r u s hT a n d a k e a n u d e l i p g l o s s , I ' m u s i n g g oo v e ry o u r l i p p e n c i l , f i l l i n g M A C ' s C T h r u , a n d w i t h al i p i n t h e e n t i r e u p p e r i p .e b r u s h , p a d i t o n t h el l o w r p o r t i o no fy o u rb o t t o ml i p ,


K e e pA d j u s t i n gb e t we e ny o u r l i g h t e rc o l o ra n dy o u rd a r k e r c o l o rt oc r e a t eas m o o t he f f e c t .


I St h e r eam a k e u p t r e n dy o u ’ v eb e e n D Y I N Gtotr y ?

R e q u e s tat u t o r i a lf r o mH a d e e l a n di tm a ya p p e a ri nn e x t m o n t h s ’ i s s u e ! T a k ey o u rl i p s t i c k , U s i n gal i p I ' m u s i n g M A C ' s N i g h t V i o l e t , b r u s hT a n d a k e a n u d e l i p g l o s s , I ' m u s i n g g oo v e ry o u r l i p p e n c i l , f i l l i n g M A C ' s C T h r u , a n d w i t h a i p E m a i lwr i t e 4 wh i t e @g m a i l . c o mwi t ht h es u b j e c tl i n t h e e n t i r e u p p e r l i p .e b r u s h , p a d i t o n t h e l o w r “ H a d e e lT u t o r i a l ” . p o r t i o no fy o u rb o t t o ml i p ,


N e wL e a s eo nD e c o r a t i n g A r t i c l eb yA n g e l aL a t o n a , P h o t o g r a p h yb yA n g e l aL a t o n a , P r o j e c tb yM 2c r e a t i v em a n a g e m e n tS o l u t i o n s

Tur ny ourt i mei nal es st hani dealapar t menti nt oa t i met oex per i mentandex pl or ewi t hy ourdes i gn s t y l e.Fur ni t ur eandpai ntar eal way sf i r s tt omi nd whenc ons i der i ngway st odec or at eat empor ar y l i v i ngs pac e.Li ght i ng,f l oor i ng,v er t i c als ur f ac eand v er t i c als pac ear es omeoft hear easr ent er sar enot t ak i ngadv ant ageof . Rent er sr ar el yques t i ont heex i s t i ngl i ght i ngi nt hei r apar t mentbutr at herac c ept“ i ti swhati ti s . ”Li ght f i x t ur esar eeas yt oc hangeoutandwhenr epl ac ed wi t ht heol df i x t ur esbef or emov i ngout ,nohar m done.Tr yc ommuni c at i ngwi t ht hebui l di ngmanager ;i ti snotunc ommont hatt heywi l lof f ert o s wi t c houtt heol df i x t ur es i nc ei tens ur esr es i dent happi nes sands af et y .Cons i deraddi ngac c es s or i es s uc hasmedal l i onsanddi f f er enthangi ngmec hani s msf ordr amat i cef f ec t . Ar ugc anei t herat t r ac tordet r ac tat t ent i onf r om t he f l oor sdependi ngont hepat t er n,c ol or ,andt ex t ur e ofi t .Ar ugi sagoodi nv es t mentbec aus ei ti sdur abl eandc anbet ak enwi t hwhenmov i ng.Ofal l r oomst hebat hr oom’ sf l oor si napar t ment sar emos t of t engui l t yofbei ngs omet hi ngnoonewoul dev er pi c kf ort hei rhome.Bat hmat sar egr eatbutwhy nott ak ei tones t epf ur t herbyc ov er i ngt heent i r e f l oor ? Fl oatat hi ns ur f ac eov ert heex i s t i ngf l oor

s uc hasv i ny l .I t ' saf f or dabl eandeas yt oi ns t al l .A c us t om s i z ec anbeor der edi nav ar i et yofc ol or s ands t y l esf r om af l oor i ngmanuf ac t ur er .When c ons t r uc t edi nabas k et weav epat t er nv i ny lhas out s t andi ngper f or manc ei nbat hr ooms .Thebas k et weav et ex t ur ei sdur abl eandabs or bsmoi s t ur e wel l .I tal s oc r eat esaper f ec ts l i ppr oofs ur f ac e.I t i seas yenought oc utar oundf i x t ur ess uc hast oi l et sands i nkbas i nsy our s el f .I ft hef l oor i ngi sc ut t i ghtenoughi ts houl dhol di npl ac ebuti fneedbe s ec ur ewi t hc ar pett ape.Wheni t ’ st i met omov e t hef l oor i ngc anber emov edandt ak enwi t h.The s amef l oor i ngmi ghtev enf i ti nt henex tbat hr oom! Asc ommonandef f ec t i v easpai nt i ngawal li s ,a f abr i cappl i c at i onmak esanundeni abl es t at ement . Manuf ac t ur er shav emadepur c has i ngr ef r es hi ng pr i nt edf abr i c smor eac c es s i bl et ot heav er age per s onwi t hmanyr et ai ls t or esac r os st hec ount r y nows t oc k i nganas s or t mentoft r endypr i nt st hat c anbepur c has edandt ak enhomes ameday . Fabr i cont hewal lal s opr ov i dess oundabs or bi ng ac ous t i c alqual i t i es[ f orany onewhohasev erhad anoi s ynei ghbor t hi swi l lhel p. ] Whenpi c k i nga wal ls ur f ac et oc ov erwi t hf abr i c ,c ons i derc hoos i ng onet hati sl es st hant hewi dt hoft hef abr i c .Av er agewi dt hsi nc l ude36” ,45” ,and60. ”Thi smak es t hei ns t al l at i onl ookal otc l eanerandeas i ert oi n

Whe nc o ns t r uc t e di naba s “ ke t we a vepa t t e r nvi nylha so ut s t a ndi ngpe r f o r ma nc ei nba t hr o o ms .Theba s ke t we a vet e xt ur ei s dur a bl ea nda bs o r bsmo i s t ur e .


t oi ns t al lwi t houts eams .Adher i ngt hef abr i ct o t hewal li ss i mpl eenought odoal one.Af t er appl y i ngc ar pett apet ot hei nnerbor der soft he wal l ,s t ar tatat opc or nerandwor kdown mak i ngs ur et heedgesar epul l edt i ght .The f abr i cc anbepeel edof fandus edagai n. ( c apt i onwi t hf abr i cpat t er nex ampl es ) Si nc ebi gc i t yl i v i ngof f er ss mal l err es i denc es ,i t i spar t i c ul ar l yi mpor t antt out i l i z ev er t i c als pac e f ors t or ageanddi s pl ay .Combi ni ngt het wo maybet hebes topt i on.Wi t hs t or eai s l esf i l l ed wi t hs t or ages ol ut i onsdef i ni t el ybuyi t emst hat c anbeus edagai nwhi l ek eepi ngi nmi ndt he s t or ages ol ut i onsneedednow.Dec i dei ft he s t or agewi l lbeopenorc l os ed.Anopenc l os et i sgr eatf ori t emst hatneeds t or agebutar e al s os howwor t hy .Shel v esar eagr eatpl ac e t ogets t ar t ed.Onc eas y s t em i si npl ac es hop ar oundf oraddi t i onalor gani z at i onalac c es s or i es

s uc hasbox es ,hanger s ,dr awer s ,andbags .I f bags .I ft hes pac ehashi ghc ei l i ngs ,t ak et he c hal l engeandbui l dupashi ghasi tgoes !I f y ourbui l di ngdoes n’ thav eal adderav ai l abl e f orr es i dentus e,buyamanageabl ys i z edone andus ei tasades i gnel ement .I t ’ sl i k el yt hat al loft hei t emspur c has edf oror gani z i ngwi l l f i ndapl ac es omewher ei ny ournex thome.

I tmi gh tb eh a r dt or e a s onwi t hi n v e s t i ngmone yi nt oap l a c et h a t wi l lnotb ey our sf ormor et h a n2 y e a r s .Wh e nont h ef e nc ea b outt h e v a l ueofs ome t h i ngf ory ourh ome , d ot h ema t h !

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