Tag results for: Def Jam

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Red Bull Music Academy – Famous Music Logos Explained

Graphic designers will no doubt remember the logos of their favorite bands and musicians, yet great logo designs are the ones that are remembered by ordinary people. Red Bull Music Academy sheds light on the science behind the logos of famous bands, record labels, and music establishments. … READ MORE

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Def Jam 25th Anniversary Private Dinner With Jay-Z, Rick Rubin, and Russell Simmons

It’s difficult to believe it was a quarter-century ago that Russell Simmons and Rick Rubin founded Def Jam Records out of Rubin’s dorm room at NYU. The label’s impact on popular music has been far-reaching enough that one could liken it to Motown in the 1960s. Last Friday … READ MORE

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Kanye West & Jay-Z – “Watch The Throne” Pop-Up Store | SoHo, NYC

From decal covered Hummers to mobile performance stage, the difficulty in commandeering New Yorkers’ attentions, even just for a second or two, is getting to be impossible. That is unless you’re Jay-Z and Kanye West. Under the guise of window covers, similar to Riccardo Tisci‘s design for … READ MORE