In the overly redundant tale of how the music business has faulted it’s artists and how there is little room for talent outside of pop, The Von Furs are trying to revitalize the old musicianship trend to care about music.
If a tree falls in the forest and nobody is around to hear it fall, does it make a sound? I always hated this thought experiment...of course the tree makes a fucking sound. As far as I'm concerned, it's the same with music.
"New York; The city that never sleeps. Where fifth avenue is the home to Carrie Bradshaw's shoe addiction. Where yellow cabs stop at the sound of a whistle and where red velvet seats await, for entertainment on Broadway..." - Dorith Mous
To celebrate Don @greginyourface's birthday, knowing they both share a great love for the art of stripping, Frank calls upon capo @snitchonthis to get them in @mr_camron's infamous #youwasntthere party. Even @iamjuju_ came out to dance…
Professional photography was never our plan, but after three years of doing our own thing, we've started to get noticed. That's the brilliant thing about choosing to live in New York: everyone here is looking for something, working for it, connecting with other people with the same spirit.
Sitting down at SHUT's Orchard Street store, we caught up with owners Rodney Smith, Michael Cohen, and Adam Schatz, plus head designer Eli Morgan Gesner, to talk roots, nostalgia, and where the culture is headed next.