Tag Archives: music

HOW + Print Designer Radio Hour: Music for Creatives

How often do you listen to music while you’re working? Most of the creatives we know (myself included) are fueled by music and caffeine. So we’re trying something a little new to us: introducing the HOW + Print Designer Radio Hour. Every few weeks, the editors of HOW and Print magazines will share some of...

Site of the Day: RamenMusic.com

This music store offers a unique approach to packaging music and has an inspiring design to boot. I love that this doesn’t feel like yet another iTunes replica with yet another cover-flow interface. Instead they leave you with a distinct feel that helps them stand out from the crowd. At the end of the...

Site of the Day: Labbler.com

It’s difficult to design a website that caters to a wide range of people. Conference websites are a perfect example—they have to appeal to potential attendees, speakers, exhibitors and advertisers, and each group has very different needs. Labbler.com tackles this problem with a widget that dominates its home page. It lets you go straight...

Site of the Day: SkiveFestival.dk

I really enjoy dissecting sites in languages I can’t read—it lets me observe a site without being influenced by the content. I love the filtering mechanism on the tiled homepage. It might not be entirely original, it has one twist that is new to me. As the content is filtered, you see that the...

Site of the Day: Sean-Fournier.com/BraceYourself

Yesterday I featured a site that used funky navigation with instructions … and today I’m doing the same thing. Funny how that works out. I love this microsite’s clarity, but what really drew me in was the interesting method for playing a song. The process literally forces the visitor to understand the way the...

Job: Web Designer at Songtrust

Songtrust seeks a Web Designer in New York: We’re looking for web designer with a passion for music and an understanding of how to create visuals to inspire songwriters and musicians. You’ll be the go-to for all visual design – web, marketing – and be able to define our look and feel. You’re working at...

Site of the Day: LizeAccoe.com/this-dj

I’m a tremendous fan of the one-page website, and I’m continually amazed that designers keep finding creative and beautiful ways to make simple sites work so well. This beautiful example has a few elements I particularly appreciate, such as the 3D effect created by the clipped-out photo of the artists.  Need more design inspiration?...

Job: Freelance Junior Designer/Developer at Atlantic Records

Atlantic Records seeks a Freelance Junior Designer/Developer in New York: Atlantic Records is looking for a junior front-end designer/developer hybrid with an appetite for new technology. The primary responsibilities for this position include web design and development (with a focus on design) and research into new web technologies. We’re looking for someone with creative ideas and problem-solving...