Archive for February, 2009

Friday Frolics
February 28, 2009


Forget going clubbing on a Friday night (totally overated, best nights are Sunday – Thursday anyway). It was down to the V&A for their monthly Friday late event. The theme was Home sweet home with a range of events around the love of all things homely. Think 1950s nostalgie, Bree from Desperate housewives, Martha Stewart but all with an Arty twist of course.



Khookie London calling
February 27, 2009

Tip for all those Londoners this Friday evening:


OFF Food
February 26, 2009


OFF food, moi jamais 😉 Well Monday it was off to OFF. Think Glastonbury for chefs and foodists. The two day festival took place in Deauville (Paris’s 21st arrondissement, many Parisians have second homes there). Omnivore, the organisiers brought together some of the crème de la crème of the gastronomic scene aswell as some young up and coming talent.


Last night’s lesson: small people don’t mosh well
February 21, 2009


Last night happened to be the third day running I ended up at the Nouveau casino (Wednesday: the very crazy glaswegian this, Thursday: a surreal shoot for them). Nouveau Casino, a small venue in the 11th/Oberkampf area is right next to the Café Charbon. For the album launch of Beat Torrent (French turntablist duo DJ Pfel & DJ Atom – won 4 x World DMC Team Champions as part of C2C) they put the two spaces together. Making a kind of ‘chilled’ café area (pictured above with DJ B-Loo) and than an absolute carnage main area in the nouveau casino space. (more…)

Spotting a trend
February 2, 2009


Friday it was off to Radio Nova‘s Nuit Zebree at La Bellevilloise. In between the bands and the screaming girls (Raphael Saadiq being the cause of that) I spotted these. I think it was a sign for things to come…