Ebony Bones is coming across the pond to perform. The glam goddess is known for her live shows, a hybrid of rock and carnival-esque fun. One of her first songs, 'Don't Fart On My Heart' perfectly encapsulates her wild and fun style. You can find out more about her and hear some of her songs on her Myspace . Check out her tour dates and the music video for her song 'The Muzik' below: US Tour Dates: 7/25 - Chicago IL         ... Read More
Anjulie's self-titled album is coming out on August 4th but until then you can whet your appetite by checking out the Bimbo Jones-remixed electro version of her song, 'Love Songs' here. Her distinctive voice manages to accentuate her music, a fun danceable mix of pop and Caribbean flavor. For instance, check out the music video for her song 'Boom', which manages to be whimsical and edgy at the same time. Anjulie | Boom from Concord Music Group on ... Read More

(500) Days of Summer

BY Lisa in General

It's not very often the male and female leads in a movie are equally crush-worthy, making the sum of both parts totally off the swoon charts. Well, I got a sneak peek at (500) Days of Summer and lemme tell you what, it's hard to decide where to rest your eyes cause the cuteness between Zooey Deschanel and Joseph Gordon-Levitt is a constant battle. If Away We Go didn't satiate your uber-indie movie needs, this romantical dramedy absolutely will. It's sweet ... Read More
               In today's weird but resourceful news, Macro-Sea has been converting old dumpsters in Brooklyn into mini swimming pools. It may sound grossly unhygienic at first but no worries as it is both cleaned and lined with a barrier. These do it yourself pools are then placed in backyards and other empty spaces for all to enjoy free of charge. This is perfect for the summertime and ... Read More

Whip It! Whip it Good!

BY Web Intern in General

The trailer for the new upcoming movie, Whip It, has come out and personally I'm pretty excited. Based on Shauna Cross's autobiographical book on being a roller derby girl, it stars Ellen Page, Alia Shawkat (been waiting to see her in something post-Arrested Development), and Drew Barrymore. This is also incidentally Barrymore's directorial debut and the screenplay has been penned by Shauna Cross herself. There needs to be more female director/writer movies and not ... Read More

'Board up the House

BY Team Intern in General

A few weeks ago Liza brought you the faux cardboard comforter , and today, in the same illusion-of-thrift style, I bring you the faux cardboard chairs. Ta da! This is just the kind of thing to impress the boyfriend or the in-laws. But seriously, who wouldn't enjoy a nice lunch out on the patio in these modern recycled and recyclable rump stumps? This new line of furniture by Cardboard Design is called Eco Logic and the website says that each chair is as ... Read More

Viva La Biba!

BY Laurie in General

Beyond Biba Trailer from November Films on Vimeo. I was super psyched to hear the news that a documentary has been made about my absolute all time fave 60's-70's design house, the influential and way ahead of it's time, Biba. The movie, Beyond Biba, is premiering in the UK this weekend, and I really do hope it makes it over to our shores. Biba was founded by Barbara Hulanicki and her husband in 1964, and quickly grew from a small mail order company to ... Read More
So, after you're done saving Coney Island you're going to need something cute to wear to the beach, right? Enter: Graffinis, a totally rockin swimwear company that takes images of graffiti found around their favorite NYC 'hoods and transfers them to bathing suits of different styles.The company wants to combine the urban experience of living in New York with the comfort of modern swimwear and, damn, they make that philosophy look good. (They also have one pieces ... Read More

Save Coney Island!

BY Web Intern in General

For several years, Coney Island, the home of rickety rides, Nathan's hot dogs, sideshow freaks, fireworks, games of chance, bathing beauties (and not-so-beauties) has been in danger. The city is planning on shrinking Coney's amusement district and blocking it off with four high-rise hotels. This week is the last week to act, so if you want to save this wonderful place, then rally up the troops and pick up the phone. First, find your City Council member by ... Read More
Yesterday we brought you baubles from the MOMA, and today for your morning art injection, BUST brings you a preview of this weekend's cinematic art. This Sunday, July 19, Cleopatra's gallery based in Greenpoint, Brooklyn, is showing five short films by the eccentric comedienne and actress Miss Joan Marie Moossy. Miss Moossy's Modern Movies Matinee will feature short films such as 'Miss Moossy's Mythic Quest for the Fountain of Youth' and 'Miss Moossy Smells a ... Read More