Rob Lamb and Scott Parker are part of the DJ trio Vinyl Ãœberlords. They stage a regular night at The Betsey Trotwood pub on London’s Farringdon Road, the next one being 4 September. Lamb describes their mix of music as probably your favourite and worst records. Much thought, he says, goes into their flyer designs, which are based around a gerbil theme. The cover of their CD, Goodbye Stupid, is a rip off of the Beastie Boys’ Hello Nasty. What do they get out of it? ‘The opportunity to play our records really loud,’ says Lamb.
The museum will work with research studio Forensic Architecture on the installation, which is inspired by this year’s theme of “emotional states”.
The latest research from the Design Council and Social Change UK highlights the health and economic benefits of making neighbourhoods more walkable and designing houses that don’t leave people feeling
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From a fully functional American diner through to Google’s unnerving house showing how technology has taken over our lives, we round up our favourites from this year’s Italian design festival.