COMUNE DROP CITY // DEVENDRA BANHART

COMUNE DROP CITY // DEVENDRA BANHART

For Fall 2011, we are excited to announce that Devendra Banhart has contributed to COMUNE’s Drop City program by adapting an original piece of art to one of our 40 single tees. Rather then placing a complete piece work on the front of a shirt, COMUNE worked with Banhart on using an exploded view of...

MP3 MONDAY

MP3 MONDAY

Timber Timbre "There is a Cure" off the Medicinals album.

HUNTER LONGE'S "DEGAUSSER"

HUNTER LONGE’S “DEGAUSSER”

On April 15th, Drop City Contributor, Hunter Longe launched his first solo show "DEGAUSSER" at The Popular Workshop in San Francisco. The exhibition was centered around the theme of magnetism, erasers and their side effects, distortion and obscuration. Longe explains, "I've been trying to be as reflexive as possible about process and my influences. In...

ALANA PATERSON // BITCHSLAP MAGAZINE

ALANA PATERSON // BITCHSLAP MAGAZINE

COMUNE Drop City Contributor, Alana Paterson has a great feature in this months issue of Bitch Slap Magazine (Denmark), check it out.

LIAR'S LOVE

LIAR’S LOVE

The Liars have been rocking COMUNE ever since we connected with them back at SXSW in 2010. The band has been feverishly touring in support of their latest full-length 'Sisterworld' with front man Angus Andrew proudly supporting COMUNE both on-stage and off.

THE OFFSET: SPECTACLE

THE OFFSET: SPECTACLE

Anytime I hear a new band, I always check out the stuff that they are listening to. A few months ago when I first surfed the Dirty Beaches blog I came across a band called, "The Offset: Spectacle."  I dug around a bit more and found out that they were a part of another project...

THE BLACK ANGELS AT DETROIT BAR

THE BLACK ANGELS AT DETROIT BAR

Detroit Bar in Costa Mesa is quickly becoming a regular, weekly stop for COMUNE and one of our favorite local venues to catch some solid shows.  Last night we ventured through the packed crowd to get a spot front and center to see one of our favorite bands, The Black Angels. The Black Angels have...

MP3 MONDAY

MP3 MONDAY

Jeans Wilder "Sparkler"

COMUNE // THE-CHANGE.TUMBLR

COMUNE // THE-CHANGE.TUMBLR

As "The-Change" Tumblr site continues to grow, take a look at the most recent posts featuring some 2010/2011 visuals from COMUNE.

JEFF THE BROTHERHOOD AT DETROIT BAR

JEFF THE BROTHERHOOD AT DETROIT BAR

Back to back nights at Detroit?  I feel like I’m 22 again. Last night, JEFF the brotherhood played and left everyone with their heads spinning.  We caught this band at SXSW and got our faces melted instantly.

WHITE FENCE AT DETROIT BAR

WHITE FENCE AT DETROIT BAR

It’s been forever since I have been to Detroit, which is weird cause at one point it seemed that going there was a weekly occurrence for everyone.  Recently they have really stepped up their program has far as whom they are putting on the bill, last night I had the pleasure of seeing White Fence.

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COMUNE PRESENTS SPRING BREAK SNOWBOARDS BY COREY SMITH

COMUNE PRESENTS SPRING BREAK SNOWBOARDS BY COREY SMITH

It didn’t snow in Tahoe for almost the entire month of January. Out of curiosity and boredom Corey Smith decided to attempt to build some handmade snowboards. He was interested in long boarding style in surfing and exploring similar concepts on snow. He wanted to deconstruct contemporary snowboarding down to its simplest element and find...

MP3 MONDAY

MP3 MONDAY

"Tap the Rockies" (Skate or Die)

JIMMY FONTAINE IS TAKING OVER

JIMMY FONTAINE IS TAKING OVER

Take a look at COMUNE Drop City Contributor, Jimmy Fontaine's most recent work featured in Nylon, SPIN, Iki, XXL, and Bullett Magazine.

Check it out.

COMUNE // CINCO DE MAYO

COMUNE // CINCO DE MAYO

Yesterday, the COMUNE crew and friends made the journey by train up to Olvera Street in Los Angeles to celebrate in the cultural experience of Cinco De Mayo.  What started off as a causal train ride quickly escalated into a wild partaking of endless margaritas and tequila shots, gut filling Mexican food at El Paseo...

"THROTTLED" BY RAY GORDON

“THROTTLED” BY RAY GORDON

Drop City Contributor Ray Gordon recently sent over some photos showcased in his touring photography exhibition Throttled, take a look.

Enjoy.