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Monday, May 19, 2014 by Team Greedmont | No Comments | Category: Art, Culture, Entertainment, movies, Photography
Here are some dope Behind-the-Scenes photos caught by Zahra Omer during the production of our short film, A Day in the Life of Tim Friday, which premieres this Thursday, May 22nd, at Midtown Art Cinema. Tickets available here!
Saturday, May 17, 2014 by Corey Davis | No Comments | Category: Art, Daily Inspiration
Making its auction debut at the Sotheby’s New York Evening Auction of Contemporary Art auction last night, Jeff Koon’s Popeye sculpture sold for an impressive $28,165,000. Sotheby’s reports that the seven-foot-tall “monumental sculpture conjuring the spirit of Warhol’s Pop art masterworks” was purchased by hotelier Steve Wynn and will be displayed in one of his hotels in Las Vegas.
Leading up to the sale, Sotheby’s produced the video above that features Contemporary Art Worldwide’s co-head Alexander Rotter giving a brief history on the cultural importance of the Popeye character and his appearance in works by Roy Lichtenstein and Andy Warhol from the early days of Pop Art. He also speaks talks about the importance of Popeye to Koons as “the first pure American hero.” -via Complex
Friday, May 16, 2014 by A.ware | No Comments | Category: Entertainment, Events, Music, Rap, RnB/Jazz/Soul
Tomorrow support the homie Micah Freeman’s release party at the W ! Dope sounds provided by Xavier BLK
“Established singer and songwriter Micah Freeman follows up his 2012 debut with a series of 3 entirely self produced EP’s. Heartspace Vol. 1 is set to be released on May 20th with a special release party and concert to be held at the W Hotel (Downtown) Saturday May 17th at 10pm. 45 Ivan Allen Jr Blvd. Atlanta 30308. Party sounds provided by Xavier BLK and Thrice Groove.”
Friday, May 16, 2014 by Destiny Manifest | No Comments | Category: Alternative/Rock, Art, Music, Rap
Thursday, May 15, 2014 by A.ware | No Comments | Category: Entertainment, Events, Music, Rap
As promised today is the day to check out Big Cheeko’s new effort “The Ambassador Project”. The tape features a few Atlanta favorites such as GripPlyaz, Go Dreamer and many more. Cheeko has a really impressive flow so I’m anxious to check the project out in its entirety! Also if you’re in ATL tonight stop by Buckhead thread for his album release party. Flyer below (more…)
Wednesday, May 14, 2014 by Team Greedmont | No Comments | Category: Entertainment, Music
Are you interested in hearing the playlist that inspired certain parts of the film? Well here is a soundtrack curated by Corey Davis via Spotify. A Day in the Life of Tim Friday premieres Thursday, May 22nd, at Midtown Art Cinema.
Tuesday, May 13, 2014 by Corey Davis | 2 Comments; | Category: Culture, Entertainment, Short Film, Trailer Trash, Video
The Private Screening for A Day in the Life of Tim Friday a short film by Corey Davis will be held at Midtown Art Cinema on Thursday, May 22nd, from 9pm-10pm. Pre-Sale Tickets available below!
All Tim Friday wants to do is party with hot girls who ride bicycles. Unfortunately, his fun is inhibited along the way as he traverses through a series of unfortunate events. A Day In The Life of Tim Friday is a rare real-life snapshot of Atlanta’s Afro-punk subculture, a film about searching for a small piece of happiness in a big city. [Directed by Corey Davis | Written by Sean Fahie]
Monday, May 12, 2014 by Stevo | No Comments | Category: Music, Rap, Uncategorized
Sitting in the studio with Rome Fortune the other day and he asks, “Have you ever heard of this new guy, Makonnen?” To my surprise, I haven’t heard a peep. So he cuts on this song, “I Don’t Sell Molly No More” produced by Sonny Digital. I instantly see why people like dude. I’ve spent some time on his soundcloud, and I am impressed with his originality and authenticity. With producers Sonny Digital, Mike Will, Fki, Hoodrich, and other producers behind him, I expect big things from Makonnen. This might just be the record of the summer, in Atlanta for sure.
Friday, May 9, 2014 by Corey Davis | No Comments | Category: Culture, Entertainment, Short Film, Video
Red Bull exploring origins of alleycat racing, an how the unsanctioned bike racing movement grew from its Toronto roots into a global phenomenon. The 8 minute vid explores the world and individuals behind unsanctioned bike races like the Red Hook Crit in NYC among others. Story is told by Antonio Colomobo of Cinelli, Rebecca “Lambchop” Reilly, Fenando “KID” Rivera, and Nadir Olivet of La Carerra in Toronto.
Thursday, May 8, 2014 by Team Greedmont | No Comments | Category: Art, Culture, Entertainment, movies
Corey Davis links up with fellow Atlantan visual artist, Tim Friday and Sean Fahie, on his next short film entitled, A Day in the Life of Tim Friday. “All Tim Friday wants to do is party with hot girls who ride bicycles. Unfortunately, his fun is inhibited along the way as he traverses through a series of unfortunate events. A Day In The Life of Tim Friday is a rare real-life snapshot of Atlanta’s Afro-punk subculture.” This is set to be released on May 22nd, so keep your eyes peeled. [Photo by Zahra Omer]