Background art from the Studio Ghibli film When Marnie was There (思い出のマーニー). Yohei Taneda (種田陽平) is the art director for this summer’s animated feature.
‘August Moon’ by Gregory and the Hawk, from Moenie and Kitchi
Pseudonym for Meredith Godreau. Moenie Kitchi’s tracks were mostly recorded in one take, vocals and guitars together - which is more uncommon nowadays. Her work still sounds great, though.
The kolam, or “rangoli” is a traditional mandala, a geometric pattern, that women design in front of their houses during festivities. In Tamil culture is a strong form of expression by the women, who express their feelings in this secret way.