Author: itchysilk

Here at #itchysilk the 26 year-old photographer Dark Rabban intrigued us with his bleak images. Revelling in grainy black and white images and the occasional flirtation with splashes of colour, Dark Rabban reveals the dark and at times uncomfortable recesses. For us those recesses should...

With unbridled electronica pop freedom, the LA based duo OOFJ weave genuine multi-layered musical originality. Points of reference for the band and their sound are a challenge. They don’t really sound like other bands and they don’t really act like other bands. OOFJ are a creation...

‘Outside lies magic’ could (and probably is) the maxim for 43-year old photographer Monika Kawka. Originally from Poland, Monika Kawka moved to Canada three years ago with the distinct mission to push her photographic career forward. Life is of course not straight forward and she attests...

Daniel Alexander as a creative fits the #itchysilk criteria with ease. While there are singers and songwriters who like to expound wishes of creating music with ‘messages’ and ‘saying something’, many fall short. The initial promise of meaning quickly dissolving into an abyss of formulaic one-dimensional...

In this Into The Vaults (ITV) L Henrixx waxes about the rather fantastic Vikter Duplaix and two rather special tracks. The usual protaganists fill the airwaves with streams (and tides) of mind sapping, uninspiring mediocrity-Vikter Duplaix (and others alike) are the needed elixir.  Throwbacks tend to...

Stockholm based filmographer/photographer Neha Hirve manages to make normal engaging. It’s an art akin to making white paper interesting-it’s like photographic origami. Initially lured by the moving image, Neha Hirve gained a BFA in TV and film production in 2014. Three years later (as creatives...