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Nicole Du Phessis - Blackbird Design

Nicole Du Phessis – Blackbird Design

Nicole du Plessis, based in Western Cape,  isn’t a stranger to us, she has a profile on onesmallseed.net and does great work for Blackbird design. You could not say she is just a designer she really knows how to handle herself through Photography too. Design isn’t just a job for her, it’s who she is!...
Orchard Library by HMC Architects

Orchard Library by HMC Architects

Officials at Orchard School in San Jose, CA, United States chose to improve their outdated campus library. Improving student access to technology, providing adequate space for a growing book collection and creating a central focus for the school were the organizers primary goals. The result is a modern building that is attractive for both students...
Album of the Week: February Week 01

Album of the Week: February Week 01

February’s first album of the week is ‘travels..’ by Johannesburg based one small seed community member Elsa Bleda Join the onesmallseed.net community to begin uploading your own work, exchange comments and network with other artists!! Check out the album HERE
"Attack On Memory" by Cloud Nothings

“Attack On Memory” by Cloud Nothings

Cloud Nothings were formed by university student Dylan Baldi in Cleveland, Ohio in 2009. Although they certainly sound like a band of middle-American youngsters, they don’t necessarily sound like a band of this year, as Attack On Memory would not have seemed out of place had it been released any time over the last two...

Flashback | Just an Interview with Just a Band | Issue 24

A few years ago, three friends from Kenyatta University in Nairobi decided to make music together. Bill Sellanga, Dan Muli and Jim Chuchu adopted the unassuming name ‘Just a Band’ and released their first album Scratch to Reveal in 2008. The Huffington Post called their 2009 album, 82, ’the sign of a generational shift’ but...
The Worm has Turned

The Worm has Turned

A man of memes, music, words, life… Markus Wormstorm is a solipsist still smiling. Wormstorm was signed at 19 to the New York based record label Sound-Ink – which triggered a sequence of other events and collaborations that would influence the next ten years of his life. Check out an interview we did with Markus...
Exclusive Interview with James Lavelle of UNKLE

Exclusive Interview with James Lavelle of UNKLE

UNKLE was formed in the mid-nineties by two British school friends, Tim Goldsworthy and James Lavelle. They were joined by DJ Shadow, Money Mark (the Beastie Boys’ keyboardist), the Scratch Perverts and Japanese hip-hop crew Major Force. Goldsworthy left after a year because of artistic differences with Lavelle, and UNKLE has since seen many changes...
DUB STEPPIN’ WITH CAPE TOWN’S BEAT DROPPING BELLE, FUNAFUJI

DUB STEPPIN’ WITH CAPE TOWN’S BEAT DROPPING BELLE, FUNAFUJI

‘Girls. All I really want is Girls.’ So, the Beastie Boys rapped it, but we’re all feeling it. Or her, rather. Meet Safiyya Bryce aka Funafuji… Cape Town’s little lass whose doing big things, things that make us sweat and smile. Dropping it like the boys and throwing in some extra cheeky feminine flare, she...
Juan Coleman: No bright lights and no bullshit

Juan Coleman: No bright lights and no bullshit

Juan Pierre Coleman is a rambunctious music man, master of all things creative and perhaps one of the hardest, most focused individuals you will come across. An analogue junkie, he has scourged the Cape Town electronic music scene with joyous abandon, composing musical banter and bristling, electronic dialogues.
From the horse’s mouth: Dead Alphabet talks tours, videos and beer.

From the horse’s mouth: Dead Alphabet talks tours, videos and beer.

I am not of course referring to the actual English alphabet, but rather the garage rock band based in Jo’burg. The four-piece band consists of Adam Edwards on vocals, Justin Gent on drums, Hugh Hunt on bass and Phil Klawansky on guitar and vocals.
Interview with WeSC on their latest print endeavour

Interview with WeSC on their latest print endeavour

Some refer to WeSC as the ‘clothing label for the intellectual slacker,’ which conjures up nostalgia of that Jason Lee – Mallrats/Chasing Amy era. We are the Superlative Conspiracy is a street fashion brand based in Sweden.
Images of the week: January

Images of the week: January

Images of the Week features two astounding visual delights every week from one small seed network.
| Elektronik Dialogues | Blush n Bass: the Interview

| Elektronik Dialogues | Blush n Bass: the Interview

one small seed in conjunction with Olmeca Editión Black Tequila present a new edition to one small seed magazine: The Electronic Dialogues; offering our readers an intimate showcase of the diversity in our local and international electronic music scene. In Issue 24 – our latest issue in stores now! – we brings you Blush n...
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