All the cool people are in bands. Do you want to be in a band? Are you willing to bring the funk 24/7 and wear costumes and/or masks on stage? Yes? You're in, no questions asked. The name of your band? Spy Cobra. Hey...there's a t-shirt, so it must be a real band, right?
Tags: band, spies, new-wave, guitars, snakes
A Tachikoma (Japanese: タチコマ?) is a fictional artificial intelligence, walker/roller in the Ghost in the Shell universe; appearing in the manga, created by Masamune Shirow, and the Stand Alone Complex sub-universe. Nine of them are assigned to Section 9’s use originally.3 They are spider-like, multi-legged combat vehicles, equipped with artificial intelligence. The spider design appears in other places in Shirow’s work, like the Appleseed manga. Shirow is noted to keep numerous spiders as pets.
Tags: manga, sac, anime, retrowave, science-fiction
“Music Snob Tip #069: SYNTH ROCK? Sure, why not?” “Music Snob Tips” are tips for the ultimate music hipsters and snobs to live by, for a superior lifestyle. (WARNING: Do not partake in “Music Snob Tips” if you do not understand the concept of sarcasm.) The thirty-fourth design in a series of “Music Snob Tips” by Elizabeth Owens.
Tags: synth, synthesizer, music, rock, band