Composer Johnnyrandom creates musical compositions made exclusively from everyday objects. Bespoken, his debut single, explores sounds generated from bicycles. This video is a behind the scenes look into his creative process behind this unique concept.
If you haven’t seen photographs by Elena Shumilova that have been making their way around the net recently, you’ve been missing out. A Russian mother, Elena takes stunning photos of her children and animals around her family’s farm. Her photos evoke a magical feeling of curiosity and adventure. Click here to see more of her incredible work.
Say whaaat? Check out some of New York’s coolest hidden storefronts.
To get to a secret men’s street-wear store located at 54 Clinton Street, enter a vintage arcade to pass through a functional photo booth ($3 per photo).
146 Essex Street houses a pawn shop out front with a swanky eatery in the back.
This one is just pure genius. What’s the secret behind this super hero supply store at 372 Fifth Avenue? Behind one of the bookshelves is a hidden doorway that leads to Dave Eggers’s 826 NYC student literacy program providing one-on-one mentoring to students ages 6-18.
Speaking of superheroes . . . want to feel like one? Check out 113 St. Mark’s Place. To get into this reservations-only speakeasy bar, enter the phone booth in Crif Dogs (the hot dog place next door), pick up the phone, and press the buzzer. A hostess answers and, if approved, the wall of the phone booth opens to let you in.
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