// The underlying idea (of The Alpine Review magazine) is that the pace of everything is accelerating (it’s been called the ‘new normal’) and we all seem to be operating without a map. The Alpine Review magazine intrigued us a few months back at Basheer. We looked at the front cover and saw “Observing the things that matter”. Then the back which shows,
“Throughout the years in business, I found something. Which was, I always ask why you do things. And the answers you invariably get are, oh that’s just the way its done. Nobody knows why they do what they do. Nobody thinks about things very deeply in the business.” (18:00)
// Somewhere, somehow you’ll be recognised, soon enough. WEEKLY CURATE: Straight up disrespect isn’t cutting it for us. Recent Kanye West stint over at the Grammy Awards was uncalled for. Just cause Beck isn’t that much of a commercial crap as most are doesn’t mean he doesn’t deserve an award any lesser than Beyonce. Beck was classy to not get affected by it at all. Let’s not forget what Kanye did to Taylor Swift at the 2009 VMAs, interrupting her speech when she was receiving an award.