More billionaires live in Moscow today than anywhere else, where restaurants, nightclubs and shops have taken luxury to a new level. In the new Russia, it seems anything is possible. In , the Federal Agency for Tourism of the Russian Federation and the Association of Branding Companies of Russia launched a competition that attracted submissions. A committee selected ten for public voting and the top three vote-getters went for one more round. The logo can really mutate into different things… sometimes, yes, acting as a logo-as-window but, for example, the food version above is fantastic as is the tennis one below where the same photo is slightly displaced in each shape.
There are also a couple of single-color versions — a stroked and a filled version — used as signatures in some of the renders that look quite great in an awkward, clunky way. We made sure to explore all the options and that we were moving forward with the strongest approach for each song—strongest part, strongest melody, strongest lyric. I was reminded of what it feels like to live in a place that is cyclically cold.
Hull began to write songs from the perspectives of different characters who might live in the scene, and found that as he was creating these fictional stories, it became much easier for him to talk about the things that were happening in his own life. A Black Mile to the Surface is a bold record of vision and purpose, inspired by and dwelling in a sensory and imaginative experience. With your eyes wide open, your loved ones in front of you, and the misery of the world waiting just outside the door.
Little Dragon - High. They might have lots of boldface fans now, but Little Dragon built their name the old-fashioned way: Singer Yukimi Nagano, drummer Erik Bodin and bassist Fredrik Wallin began making music together as friends in high school. All we knew is we wanted to just write and work as little as possible on anything else. A smattering of positive press clippings began recognizing Nagano and her understated yet unmistakable voice.
Little Dragon kicked off with a headlining tour of the U. Big Boi and DJ Shadow called to invite the group to work on new music. And in July they will release Ritual Union, an album which finds futuristic, trance-like rhythms mixed with the soulful vibes of their debut LP plus upfront and danceable sounds of Machine Dreams. As with each of their previous albums, Little Dragon did all of the recording themselves at the Seal Colonie, the same place where they all lived together in their early days. Seemingly loose and improvisational but actually tight as a drum, Bodin, Wirenstrand and Wallin dig a deep pocket that might make James Brown proud.
Nearly as striking is the culturally diverse crowd that somehow turns up in every city. Little Dragon shows bring out an unlikely mix of hip-hop heads in fitted caps, ravers, stoners, hipsters, hippies, middle aged panthers and studious musician types. Sylvan Esso - Radio Acclaimed duo Sylvan Esso - comprised of Amelia Meath and Nick Sanborn - have released their first new music since their celebrated self-titled debut came out in Sylvan Esso will release their highly-anticipated sophomore album in The LA five-piece broke a year of silence with a pop up show in San Francisco in April, and the surprise release of their first new track in three years, Past Lives.
This is a song that I would want to hear. Lyrically, Villainy is about realising that you have the ability to change your situation, that you can start again everyday.
We applied that to how we made music this time around. We wanted all the new songs to have a different energy, to challenge ourselves to do something different each time. Fountain Of Youth 5. Everything All At Once Together, the two albums have sold over , copies worldwide. Local Natives will tour extensively worldwide in support of Sunlit Youth, including select summer festivals and an autumn tour announced today and taking in the UK, Europe and the US. Tickets for the new shows go on sale [insert ticket info here].
Iggy Pop "A lot of geezers my age don't work out of their comfort zone anymore because once you become legendary you don't want people challenging you. And now the world at large can know: Interweaving with and augmenting even more superhuman than expected Iggy vocal performances and Homme's tapestry of guitar, bass, piano and backing vox, Fertitia's talent for wringing the most out of only the most essential notes worked in seamless tandem with Helders' pushing himself and his new bandmates to unforeseeable heights and depths. The result would be a timeless work, one that sounds as if it's always been there, has existed before any of the musicians were even born-yet imbued with the ramshackle energy of a garage band that threw itself together yesterday.
To forget, I needed music. Josh had that in him, so I set out to provoke an encounter-first with a carefully worded text, followed by a deluge of writings all about me. Economic conditions and political unrest in Europe and the rest of the world brought several other waves of immigrants during the 20th century: In , it was reported that 70, city residents were considered to be of Maghrebi origin, mostly from Algeria.
The second largest group in Marseille in terms of single nationalities were from the Comoros, amounting to some 45, people. Currently, over one third of the population of Marseille can trace their roots back to Italy. Since immigrants from Eastern Europe travel to work in the city of Marseille, attracted by better job opportunities and the good climate of this Mediterranean city. The main nationalities are Romanians and Poles. Marseille is a city that has its own unique culture and is proud of its differences from the rest of France.
There is also an extensive arts centre in La Friche , a former match factory behind the Saint-Charles station. Marseille has also been important in the arts.
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These cultural events generated more than 11 million visits. The most commonly used tarot deck takes its name from the city; it has been called the Tarot de Marseille since the s—a name coined for commercial use by the French cardmaker and cartomancer Paul Marteau, owner of B—P Grimaud.
Previously this deck was called Tarot italien Italian Tarot and even earlier it was simply called Tarot. Since , the Ballet national de Marseille has performed at the opera house; its director from its foundation to was Roland Petit. Being free events, many Marseille residents attend.
Marseille hosts a Gay Pride event in early July. In October, the Fiesta des Suds offers many concerts of world music. Marseille is also well known in France for its hip hop music. In a slightly different way, ragga music is represented by Massilia Sound System. The French television series Plus belle la vie is set in an imaginary quarter , Le Mistral , of Marseille. It is filmed in the Panier quarter of Marseille.
The Netflix series Marseille is set in the city in the s. Marseille is listed as a major centre of art and history. The city has many museums and galleries and there are many ancient buildings and churches of historical interest. Most of the attractions of Marseille including shopping areas are located in the 1st, 2nd, 6th and 7th arrondissements. The Palais Longchamp with its monumental fountain. The main attractions outside the city centre include: A number of the faculties of the three universities that comprise Aix-Marseille University are located in Marseille:.
Scientific research is concentrated at several sites across the city, including Luminy, where there are institutes in developmental biology the IBDML , immunology CIML , marine sciences and neurobiology INMED , at the CNRS Joseph Aiguier campus a world-renowned institute of molecular and environmental microbiology and at the Timone hospital site known for work in medical microbiology. Marseille is also home to the headquarters of the IRD , which promotes research into questions affecting developing countries. The city is served by an international airport, Marseille Provence Airport , located in Marignane.
The airport is the fifth busiest French airport, and known the 4th most important European traffic growth in Gare de Marseille Saint-Charles is Marseille's main railway station.
The city is also served with 11 other regional trains stations in the east and the north of the city. It consists of two lines: Line 1 blue between Castellane and La Rose opened in and Line 2 red between Sainte-Marguerite-Dromel and Bougainville opened between and An extensive bus network serves the city and suburbs of Marseille, with lines and buses.
A free ferry service operates between the two opposite quays of the Old Port. From ferry shuttle services operate between the Old Port and Pointe Rouge; in spring it will also run to l'Estaque. The city boasts a wide variety of sports facilities and teams. The most popular team is the city's football club , Olympique de Marseille , which was the finalist of the UEFA Champions League in , before winning the competition in The club had a history of success under then-owner Bernard Tapie.
Sailing is a major sport in Marseille.
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The wind conditions allow regattas in the warm waters of the Mediterranean. The event draws the world's best sailing teams to Marseille.
The identical supplied boats J Boats J racing yachts are raced two at a time in an on the water dogfight which tests the sailors and skippers to the limits of their physical abilities. Match racing is an ideal sport for spectators in Marseille, as racing in close proximity to the shore provides excellent views.
The city was also considered as a possible venue for America's Cup. Marseille is also a place for other water sports such as windsurfing and powerboating. Marseille has three golf courses. The city has dozens of gyms and several public swimming pools. An annual footrace is held between the city and neighbouring Cassis: Marseille is currently officially twinned with 13 cities: In addition, Marseille has signed various types of formal agreements of cooperation with 27 cities all over the world: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
This article is about the Mediterranean city. For other uses, see Marseille disambiguation. For other uses, see Massilia disambiguation and Marsiglia disambiguation. From top to bottom, left to right: Actibus immensis urbs fulget massiliensis "The city of Marseille shines from its great achievements". History of Marseille and Timeline of Marseille.
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