As featured in the March Issue of Dazed & Confused, multi-tasking artist/filmmaker/musician Ferry Gouw who made his name turning everything to gold, from music videos, to graphics and illustrations for bands like Simian Mobile Disco and Bloc Party, and nights like White Heat. Cover art for many artists, including Young Turks. Also an illustrator/video maker for Major Lazer, his video for their 'Hold the Line' was. Now forming Celestial Bodies, release their debut 7" in March 2010 on Home.Under.Ground Records.
Can you recommend...
…three new bands?
Outer Limits Recordings, George Michael, Scritti Politti.
…three old bands?
The Beatles, Talk Talk, Bruce Springsteen.
…a record label?
Gunk TV Records
Celestial Bodies / Mystics of the Lower Sort
The Headless Woman by Lucretia Martel
...an upcoming director?
Anything on Turtle Point Press or NYRB
…something on YouTube?
Frederick Wiseman is underappreciated
…something to do on a day off?
Watch football (Im pushing for free swag from Umbro, best fashion label in the world)
…a song everyone should hear?
ELO - Calling America
What are you most excited about next?
Celestial Bodies doing stuff, making stuff.
Photos by Alex Sainsbury
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