We all need to play without Rules and regulations

Expand Your Creativity and Freedom It’s interesting that the Danish have two words for the English verb “play”. Normally translated as either “lege” or “spille”. 1: Rules and regulations. Here we use “spille”: Jeg spiller fodbold (I play football); skal vi spille kort (do you want to play cards)? 2: No rules (or at least not fixed rules), often associated with children, creativity and freedom. Here we use “lege”: “Børnene legede i gården” (the children were playing in the yard);…

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Peter Gabriel Reading Festival 1979

Awesomeness Checklist:   Peter Gabriel, dressed in a Bruce Lee tracksuit from ‘Game of Death’ didn’t top the bill on Sunday; instead, he came on in the late afternoon to the strains of “Biko”, which was unreleased at the time. Phil Collins was on drums; they duetted on “Mother Of Violence” and “Lamb Lies Down On Broadway”. Both Peter Gabriel and Phil Collins wore black leather jackets for the Lamb song.

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6 Ways to Annoy a Genesis Fan

Genesis released 8 studio albums in the 70’s, 4 albums in the 80’s and 2 albums is the 90’s. However to the average listener they will only be remembered for 2 albums in the 80/90’s: “Invisible Touch” and “We Can’t Dance” This simple fact is the reason that us Genesis fans could potentially get annoyed when someone says something about ‘knowing / liking’ Genesis.   Just for a bit of fun here are 6 ways you could annoy a Genesis…

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Genesis 1975 Live Stage Recreated in Lego

The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway Available to buy here   Live Stage This groundbreaking experiment in total theatre had slide projections, laser projections, costumes and kinetic stage lighting. Merged together this performance translated Peter Gabriel’s complicated musical narrative into a visceral, memorable multimedia experience for all that saw it back in 1974/75. It is incredible to think that this pioneering show that featured a multimedia slide show, costumes and pyrotechnics was never filmed in its entirety.   After recreated the live…

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The Best Lego Cassette Players and Walkmans

      Yes, these are made out of Lego! It’s back to the 80’s with these amazing Lego cassette players and walkmans. A neat cassette player and cassette by Angus MacLane A Superb LEGO walkman, tape and headphone set by Alex Schranz (Orion Pax). The boombox (aka “Ghetto Blaster”) by Jimmy Fortel Detailed cassette by oLaF LM

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100 LEGO versions of David Bowie

  Legoland employee, Josh Fowler, has turned his grief into an amazing LEGO tribute with 100 Miniland figures chronicling Bowie’s colourful career. The flickr stream has been unveiled today on the first anniversary of the star’s passing. Josh’s builds include iconic Bowie images from 1969 to 2016, and includes nearly every persona and costume from album covers, tours, and music videos. Interesting facts about David Bowie’s life are written next to each picture. You can see all 100 Bowie builds…

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Genesis Happy The Lego Man

  “Happy The Man” Happy the man – he lives a simple life He doesn’t have much – it doesn’t worry him Where you go – where? Yeah, yeah, yeah, nowhere Like a nun with a gun – I’m wonderful fun Laughing all through – just watching you Seems a very stupid game… But I don’t care Happy the man – he doesn’t buzz around Nothing he wants – any more than anything Where you go – where? Yeah, yeah,…

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A Genesis Reunion

  Genesis Genesis may refer to: Book of Genesis, the first book of the biblical scriptures of both Judaism and Christianity – describing the creation of the Earth and of mankind Artists Genesis (band), English rock band Television Genesis of the Daleks, Doctor Who Episode Other Uses Sega Genesis, a 16-bit video game console also known as the Mega Drive. Popular for Sonic the Hedgehog. See also Terminator Genisys, a 2015 science fiction action film and fifth entry in the…

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Top 10 Music Videos Created in Lego

Fantastic Music Videos created in Lego!   Massive Wagons – Bangin in Your Stereo Ed Sheeran — LEGO House By Dylan Woodley Foster the People – Houdini By Dylan Woodley Coldplay – Viva La Vida By Dylan Woodley  LCD Soundsystem – All My Friends Beastie Boys – Sabotage White Stripes – Fell In Love with a Girl This was the video that made The White Stripes huge. Before the video premiered, Jack White tried to strike a deal with LEGO to package the record…

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6 Playable Musical Instruments Made out of Lego

  Lets take the Musical Brick to the next level! These awesome people have literally combined Music and Lego to create instruments that are actually playable. Check out their creations below: 1. MIDI Moog Created by The Arvo Brothers 2. Harpsichord Created by Henry Lim 3 and 4. Bass Guitar and Guitar Created by oldsoundz 5. Cello Created by Nathan Sawaya 6. Ukulele Created by Ross Crawford At the end of a lego concert, we may get to watch the musicians…

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