Published February 3, 2010
Tags: $O$, Album, Antwoord, Bio, Cape Town, Die, Die Antwoord, Music, New, Ninja, Rap, Single, South Africa
Formed in Cape Town, South Africa during Spring 2009, Die Antwoord is an afrikaans futuristic ninja rap crew consisting of Ninja (Waddy Jones of MaxNormal.TV), Yo-Landi Vi$er and snor-rapsuperstar Jack Parow. DJ Hi-Tek keeps the beats nice and dirty.
The majority of their debut album, $O$, was released for free on the Internet in 2009 – Ninja also handed out free albums with hand-drawn artwork at live shows called $O$: Burnt By the Master. The band are now on Magnetron Music and are rumoured releasing a very special, limited-edition package for 2010 featuring the album, a DVD and a book.Die Antwoord’s $O$ Album/DVD/Book package has a European release pending and the cover was photographed by the world famous, dark surrealist master, Roger Ballen.
Published November 16, 2009
Tags: 5, Brazil, Cape Town, Color, Colour, Edinburgh, Fashion, Five, Hôtel, house, international, Italy, Kuwait, missoni, Oman, Royal, stars, UK, Welcome, Zig Zag
The first of a proposed international chain for the Italian fashion house famed for it’s colorful fabrics and knitwear, open the Missoni Hotel in Edinburgh, UK. The six-story structure at The Royal Mile and George IV Bridge is square in the middle of some of the most breathtaking Old Town architecture.
Their signature Missoni patterns, zig-zags, stripes and bold colors are everywhere from bed sheets to table cloths, everything has been meticulously thought.
Other cities in preparation: Kuwait City (Kuwait), Cape Town (South Africa), Jebel Sifah (Oman) and Ilha de Cajaiba (Brazil)