10.09.09 by Jeff

Saintseneca

Saintseneca has taken over my itunes! This is weekend music!

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Download God Bones, open the window, and crack that beer.

Watch the videos below! (only 200 views???)

Peep their Myspace, they are as unknown as it gets… not for long.













Jeff
Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.



  • they are AMAZING

  • Yes, really amazing band

  • aaa its beautifull music for waking up

  • Liz

    Awesome music. I love when bands have banjos/violins, and they have both! 🙂

  • dno

    SUPREME…Folk rock at it’s finest. FAN.

  • rb

    that guy is straight up seth rogen

  • Humanboots

    All this talk of beer and folk music is getting me psyched for brew not bombs =0

  • Yay, I’ll be seeing them play at DIT Fest. Very cool to see them on this site!

  • Johan

    They sound a lot like The Avett Brothers, which is definitely a good thing. Thanks for the tip..

  • an

    nice sound. insantly reminded me of Noah and the Whale’s Rocks and Daggers in tbeir Blogotheque session:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GijLH986ho8

  • Nick

    I love the religious themes in their lyrics.

  • Columbus, represent! I’m glad such a musically inclined city is finally get the recognition it deserves. Beautiful sounds!

  • Jack

    This is fantastic! Thank you so much for linking this.

  • Annabelle

    they live in columbus ohio 🙂 seen them in concert a ton of times! gorgeous! they do lots of fun small venues like under bridges and that sort of thing as well as at bars.

    • polarbones

      Sheriden House / Monster House

  • Kevin

    Their sound, all jaunty violins and other folk-friendly string instruments and high-pitched angular vocals, reminds me of Urban Creep, an underrated mid-90’s band from Durban, South Africa.

  • Kerri

    This is my new favorite band.
    thanks so much!

  • dorian

    my word… man there music is so pure
    my only wish is that they don’t get turned
    into commercial churning monkeys

  • i love different and unique music like this….are they on tour currently?

  • areoneoh

    this is the greatest

  • SOPHIE

    this is an AMAZING band, that make amazing music. it certainly moves you inside.

  • Dandanyeahman




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Drawings by artist Ryan Travis Christian. More images below.

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25.08.16 by Jeff

Animation of the Day: “I’m Dead Inside”

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One of my favourite animators Dan Britt returns with another brilliant short, “I’m Dead Inside”, handling the visuals and the music! He previously contributed to Don’t Hug Me I’m Scared and made the brilliant animation “I Decided to Leave”. I can’t really tell if things like this are considered dark humour or just regular humour anymore. Maybe you can let me know one way or the other.

I highly recommend you watch “I’m Dead Inside” over on Booooooom TV.

25.08.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Kajahl Benes

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A selection of paintings by Brooklyn-based artist Kajahl Benes. More images below.

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25.08.16 by Jeff

Pattern — The Simple Drawing App Every Designer Has Been Waiting For

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Pattern is a fantastic little iPad app (available in the App Store as of today) created by former Facebook product designer Andy Chung, specifically for the purpose of ideation and early stage design. Its simple tools and charming interface feel equal parts whiteboard and grid paper.

I love this app! You can see in the video clip below just how beautifully considered it is. Everything feels natural and intuitive, and it makes creating with the Apple Pencil and gestures fast and fun. A web layout with notes scrawled over it, literally takes seconds.

 

 

Andy has given us 5 promo codes to download Pattern for free! We’ll hook up the first 3 people who leave a comment here telling us what crazy thing you hope it will help you design.

At the end of the day we’ll also pick 2 more people from all the comments to also receive the promo codes (I may pick the funniest two answers, just saying).

Hit the button below and scroll to the bottom of this post to leave a comment! There’s a few more images of the app down there as well.

 

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23.08.16 by Jeff

Illustrator Spotlight: Rune Fisker

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A selection of work by Danish illustrator Rune Fisker. More images below.

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