Monthly Archives: May 2013

The Vein: MAGMA

  I don’t know what this is, really, but I know I watched it 3 times in a row.  

Story, Sales, Success: The Marketing Continuum

When you’re just starting to spend marketing dollars,it’s all about the balance.   Quite a few of my clients are small-but-growing-quickly companies.  When they call me, it’s because they’re just starting to expand beyond their original footprint.  They’re spending money…

The 30-year-old music video that still works

  Ah, the heady days of 1984.  MTV was still new, and high-concept music videos were still considered the first step in the slippery slope of ‘selling out’ by bands who had barely begun to think of things like branding…

Joy Division burgers

  As a child of the 80s, I’m loving this Joy Division burger illustration:

ADIDAS Live Your Style: Is it the art direction, or the soundtrack?

  I dunno…I kind of think I like this ad mostly because I like the Grimes song they’ve used.  On the other hand, it’s amazing what a little slo-mo can do for what would otherwise be a pretty dull bit…