Google Identity Update

Google Identity Update

Today Google updated their logo and also several related icons and elements of their identity. My first impression was that removing the serifs left the logo looking cleaner, but that the overall feel was on the ‘childish’ side of ‘friendly’.... read more
Jarrod Lawson at Band on the Wall – 9/10/14

Jarrod Lawson at Band on the Wall – 9/10/14

Gilles Peterson’s shows on 6 music have always been a great way to discover old soul, jazz, funk and disco gems, and at the same time stay current on new hip hop, house and electronica. I’ve been listening to a fair bit of jazz lately, keen to learn more... read more
First promo mix for Local @ Cord Manchester

First promo mix for Local @ Cord Manchester

  Here’s the first Local mix. Recorded on-the-fly at Local HQ, fellow resident Diesler brings the first 30mins, reflecting the jazz/funk/beats side of things, and I take over for the second 30 with a house-ier sound. We’ll be getting together each... read more
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Manchester Art and Design Blog | Purpose-built
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Manchester design and culture blog by Matt Rudd, featuring music, art, fashion, graphics & other cultural gems from the city that invented the modern world.
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