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Saturday, March 30, 2013

The Great Gatsby to open Festival de Cannes 2013

It has been recently announced that 'The Great Gatsby', directed by Australian director Baz Luhrmann, will inaugurate the 66th edition of Cannes Film Festival, with a premiere screening at the Grand Théatre Lumière of the Palais des Festivals on May the 15th.
The film will be shown out of Competition in the Official Selection and it will mark the return of Leonardo DiCaprio to Cannes since the presentation of his documentary 'The 11th Hour' back in 2007.
'The Great Gatsby' is adapted from Francis Scott Fitzgerald's novel and of set on the East Coast scenario of the United States in the 1920's. Starring Leonardo DiCaprio (Jay Gatsby), Tobey Maguire ( Nick Carraway/ Gatsby's friend and narrator of the story), Carey Mulligan ( Daisy Buchanan).
Featuring also the appearances of rapper Jay-Z and Bollywood legend Amitach Bachchan.
The Festival de Cannes will take place from May 15 to 26, 2013.

Friday, March 29, 2013

Upcoming Album Release: Late Night Tales presents After Dark

First 2013 release from the compilation series created and curated by UK-based franchise Late Night Tales.
Appointed to curate this new installment, English DJ Bill Brewster is in charge to bring this new mix of sounds inspired by late night dance-urban scenes. 'New York at 4am, with the lights off and the strobes flaring' and ' Music for dancers who know to move' are some of the statements used to describe this new episode which features (following the Late Night Tales series tradition) a bunch of unreleased and hard-to-find music gems.
After Dark is set for release on May the 5th, both digitally and as a CD+Vinyl special limited edition.
Pre-order HERE.

Luke Treadaway by Ram Shergill for Shortlist Mode

 
British actor Luke Treadaway photographed by Ram Shergill for a new cover story from the Spring/Summer 2013 Issue of Shorlist Mode.
Styling by Barnaby Ash. Hair by John Mullan @ Nude Agency for Stone Hair. Make-up by John Christopher @ Lovely Management, using Chanel.
Featured brands include: Tom Ford, Gucci, Dolce & Gabbana, Viktor & Rolf Monsieur, Trussardi, Cartier & Porsche Design.
Luke Treadaway is currently busy with rehearsals for the play 'The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time' based on the novel by Mark Haddon, featured at the Apollo Theatre (31 Shaftesbury Avenue, London). If you're in town, make sure to book your tickets, HERE.

Thursday, March 28, 2013

MALE MODEL GUEST UPDATE: Nicholas Madrid in Depeche Mode's 'Soothe My Soul' Video

Shaughnessy Brown and Nicholas Madrid are featured models in Depeche Mode's brand new video 'Soothe My Soul'.
The track is the 2nd single from Depeche Mode's new album 'Delta Machine'.

Wednesday, March 27, 2013

CUT / A video by Sebastian Sauvé

CUT Hair Today Gone Tomorrow by Sebastian Sauvé

Upcoming Album Release: Claude Challe presents Lovely Reprises Vol. 2 by Jean-Marc Challe


2nd installment from the lounge music gurus, the Challe bros' 'Lovely Reprises'.
Jean-Marc delivers a follow-up to the collection of exquisite and exotic cover versions of old tunes  (preceded by K'lid's previous selection released in 2010) with the distinctive signature of the Challe's sound.
Highlights include a smooth cover of the classic 'Autumn Leaves' ('Les feuilles mortes') performed by Cécile Bredie, Isaac Haye's 'Fragile', Jimmy London's 'It's Now or Never', Dean Martin's version of 'Mambo Italiano' and other 13 swanky-romantic tunes.
The compilation is set for release on April the 4th.

Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Jeffrey Fashion Cares 2013 is around the corner!


Next tuesday, April 2nd, the annual fundraiser event Jeffrey Fashion Cares celebrates it's 10th Anniversary and for the occasion, a new set of happenings is scheduled to take place at The Intrepid Museum in NYC. Featuring a VIP cocktail, a silent auction and the traditional fashion show to conclude the special evening, Jeffrey Fashion celebrates its commitment bringing fashion, several luxury companies  and social communities together in benefit of four non-profit organizations that help people living with HIV/AIDS and members of the LGBTQ community. ( AIDS Community Research Initiative of America (aka ACRIA), the Hetrick Martin Institute, Lambda Legal and the Point Foundation)
Celebrity Host for this year is actress Emmy Rossum and the Honorary Guest is Tony Award-winning choreographer Jerry Mitchell who will receive the Community Leadership Award presented by Cyndi Lauper.
With a philosophy of community involvement and philanthropy, the initiative Fashion Cares was founded in 1992 by Jeffrey Kalinsky, fashion pioneer and leader with the aim to heighten social awareness of the people living with HIV/AIDS. In 10 years from the first fashion show/ event (held in 2003), Jeffrey Fashion Cares has raised over $4 million for LGBT and LGBT youth charities in NYC. 

For this year's edition, male models participating in the runway show include Sean O'Pry, Simon Nessman, Parker Gregory, (just to mention some) and models in attendance will be Jessica Hart, Jessica White, Julie Henderson & Nicole Trunfio.
Designers in participation for the show include Lanvin, Givenchy and Dries Van Noten.
Chairmen are Jeffrey Kalinsky, of course, Todd Sears and Dan Rothmann.

If you're in NYC, become a supporter of the cause and get your ticket to see the show before they're sold out! HERE

Upcoming Album Release: Buddha-Bar XV by Ravin


The cover of the 15th installment from the Buddha-Bar Series. Once again, music selected and mixed by Ravin, the regular curator of the most recent compilations and music projects from the franchise.
Album to be out on April 29 in stores around Europe, both physically and digitally.

Friday, March 22, 2013

MALE MODEL GUEST UPDATE: Selita Ebanks & Nicholas Madrid by Christopher Logan


Hot new editorial featuring Selita Ebanks ( previous appearances include Victoria's Secret and Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue) and Nicholas Madrid, photographed by Christopher Logan for WestEast Magazine in Hong Kong. Styling by Derek Warburton and makeup by Fumi Nakagawa. 
Models: Selita Banks |One Model Management|, Nicholas Madrid |Major Model Management|
Hair: Mako Sama |using MILBON|

Makeup: Fumi Nakagawa |using MAC Cosmetics|

Styling Assistants: Colleen Brown & Adtresa Edmundson

Fashion Director: Derek Warburton

Photographer & Production Lead: Nate Zubal
Photographer: Christopher Logan 

Cannes Film Festival 2013 Official Poster

 
The official poster for the 2013 edition of the Cannes Film Festival has been unveiled.
The image features actor Paul Newman and his wife Joan Woodward on a polaroid shot during the filming of 'Samantha', directed by Melville Shavelson in 1963.
For the occasion, the Festival remembers its first time with Newman and his wife back in 1958, year in which 'The Long, Hot Summer' directed by Martin Ritt was on competition for the Palm d'Or. Excellent  opportunity to pay tribute to the memory of the American actor deceased in 2008.
'Equilibrium, dynamism and depth' were the main qualities to show in the image, which intends to reflect the particular vision of the couple that invites to live cinema with a never ending desire.
The Cannes Film Festival celebrates its 66th edition and it will be held from May 15 to 26, 2013.
The original poster of 'Samantha' ( aka ' A New Kind of Love') in 1963.

Tuesday, March 5, 2013

Upcoming Album Release: Bliss/ So Many Of Us

One of my favourite music acts ever!!!
Cover art from musician/ producer & composer Danish duo; Bliss new 2013 album announced to be out soon.
'So Many Of Us' will apparently be the follow-up of the work headed by Steffen Aaskoven and Marc-George Andersen which included 'No One Built This Moment' (2009),'They Made History' (2005) and 'Quiet Letters'(2003) just to mention some of their albums.
Featured Vocalists:Jeanette Olsson & Lisbeth Scott 
Release date: May 13
PRE-ORDER & PREVIEW, HERE.

Tracklist
1. La Mamounia Theme (Cello Solo)
2. Desert Sun (Feat. Jeanette Olsson)
3. Marrakesh
4. The Atlas Mountains (Reprise)
5. Absence of Fear (Feat. Lisbeth Scott)
6. Casablanca
7. Believe (Feat. Lisbeth Scott)
8. Calling for Prayer
9. La Mamounia Theme
10. North Atlantic Sea
11. Femmes Du Marroc
12. Nomads of the Desert
13. Searching (Feat. Lisbeth Scott)
14. The Atlas Mountains
15. End Titles

Monday, March 4, 2013

SORAPOL Euphoria by Ram Shergill in London

Twiggy looks on a shaky bus ride in London for 'Euphoria'; SORAPOL's new lookbook and video directed/ photographed by Ram Shergill.
SORAPOL is a fashion brand based in London which presented for the Spring/ Summer 2013 season, a hot collection inspired by  the 70's Rock & Roll Era that the city took on. Leather-obsessive enchantment.
Complete image collection to be revealed soon.