The Fairys are back on Palms Out Sounds with new hot EP co-produced, co-written and mixed by c/o’s Rasmus Bille Bahncke. Out now on Juno, iTunes, Boomkat, & Turntablelab, Preview Black Hole on soundcloud here. Buy on Juno, Boomkat, iTunes here.
See you for some excorcism?
The new single will be out on May 24, emusic, amazon, itunes and all that. Until then, get exclusive preview and free download at supmag.com.
“Creation keeps the devil away” features long time collaborator, singer and actress Bang Chau. Composed by Mikkel Hess, produced & mixed at Care Of Studio by Rasmus Bille Bähncke & Mikkel Hess.
Artwork by Jacob Wildschiødtz / NR2154. Photo by Peter Funch.
The new festival founded by the New Museum is now happening all across downtown Manhattan! We hope you will join us over the next few days for some of the more than 200 events. We are proud to be apart of this initiative, contributing with the identity and designing most of the collateral.
Check out the festival film by m ssn g p eces running in yellow cab TV with music by our own Hess Is More. Featuring the upcoming single “Creation keeps the Devil Away
Betterment Bureau invited us to make the soundtrack for this film for Amnesty International. We were of course proud to donate time and effort to this most important institution.
(Click the image to watch the film)
Care Of in house producer Rasmus Bille Bahncke co-produced and co-wrote Same Dumb Excuse (Nothing To Lose) with Dan Strong, Jared Scharff and the Texas native rockers Forever The Sickest Kids. The album had a good week (last week) in the top 10 on the iTunes US Album Chart with peak position at the #2 spot.
All new S Magazine Redesign hits Europe – New York hang on until the 12th!
Look forward to the issue with our all new identity including Custom Type design, Art Direction and amazing content by David Bellemere Bela Borsodi, Lorenzo Bringheli, Bruno Grizzo, Brad Harris, Todd Hido, Marcus Ohlsson, Bill Powers, Barnaby Roper and Matthias Vriens-McGrath.
The Second issue of our collaboration with RIKA launches in Paris.
Enjoy this issue of RIKA Magazine, Co-Curated by Leith Clark, packed with brilliant imagery and words by Vanina Sorrenti, Marc Hom, Blaise Reutersward, Helena Christensen and designed + Art Directed here at the C/O Studios.
Danish Design Counsel awards NR2154 with “Grundfos Rejselegat 2010”
Frej Hedenberg took this photo on a sunny day in Dumbo.
Coming of the heels of the Hess Is More – ? – Residency, we took the band outside Manhattan.
Summer Live shows included Celebrate Brooklyn Festival at the band shell, featuring live visuals by Jacob Wildschiødtz / NR2154 and special guest appearances by Sylvia, Rasmus Bille Bähncke & Nikolaj “the champ” Hess. Also transatlantic action with 3 outdoor shows at the Royal Theatre in Copenhagen including dear friends Bang Chau, Charlotte Munck, Jenno, Nikolaj “The Champ” Hess + Gomez, Bingofar & Bonus.
Click the image to see a youtube clip “You are my sunshine” from Copenhagen.
Kimberly Locke’s ‘Strobelight’ co-written and produced by Rasmus Bille Bahncke, Randy Jackson & Cutfather climb to #5 on BILLBOARD’S HOT DANCE CLUB SONGS. All bass, keys, beats, track programming and final mix by Rasmus at THIS IS CARE OF STUDIOS NYC. Additional live drums & disco cowbell by Mikkel Hess. > Click image to listen
New incarnation of the Hess Is More live band takes form. Now a six piece band of New York based musicians. Yet, we all manage to squeeze into the C/O studio for rehearsals! Michael Hanf, Matt Parker, Tom Baker, David Mason, Martin Vejerano, Mikkel Hess + extended family Nikolaj Hess, Andrew Frawley & Jim Orso.
3 month concert residency at Nublu Club, featuring collaborations with various visual and performance artists, curated by Claire Grube, Jacob Wildschiødtz and Mikkel Hess.
Click the image to see poster series by Jacob Wildschiødtz / NR2154
Longtime Hess Is More Live collaboration with Nikolaj Hess & Jenno celebrated with the vinyl EP ‘Democracy’, released on Music For Dreams & Nublu Records. All music composed and produced by Nikolaj Hess, Jenno & Mikkel Hess at C/o Studio. Rare squeeky plastic nose appearance by Rasmus Bille Bähncke. Artwork by Jacob Wildschiødtz / NR2154
>Click image to listen to “Democracy” on Soundcloud