Plan for 2012
There are a handful of band interviews left to do:
Masa, Mario, Boris, Amy, Paris, John, Chris
These are the easy ones. Except for Chris, they all live in Seattle.... Read more
Gino sums it up nicely
August 6, 2011
We drive past Zagreb once again on our way from Zajecar, Serbia to Rijeka, Croatia. A VERY long drive after a very tough day. Though, as we... Read more
Sample interview segment
This is just a snippet of what is to come!
Gino talks about the generation that is growing up in the aftermath of the Yugoslavian dissolution wars and the hope... Read more
Update: Progress being made!
It's been a while since I posted anything, but the wait is hopefully worth it. I have taken on an editing intern to help me log and organize... Read more
Hello one and all!
April 14th, as part of the Georgetown Art Attack, I will be showing a selection of my photos from the tour (which you all helped make... Read more
A quick montage of some of my favorite moments from the tour with Kultur Shock.
The tour started in Italy. 3 shows in Umbertide, Rome and Modena. Then off to... Read more
New contributor perk!
Limited edition, never before printed "Balcchanalia" t-shirt!
Designed by Krk Nordenstrom (director of "More Shock Than Kultur) and Val Kiossovski (of Kultur Shock), but never released by the band. Only... Read more
With this looking like it's going to happen, I've been developing my work routine for three weeks on the road with the band.
There is going to be... Read more
Bosnian War Criminal Captured!
Ratko Mladic, a man responsible for massive crimes against humanity in the Bosnian war was captured today! Possibly the worst, genocidal maniac Europe has seen since Hitler!
Well, he is... Read more
Gino: more on the younger generation and Kultur Shock's legitimate love of folk music
Gino talk about how honored he feels to play for fans in the Balkans and about the very real and legitimate love each member of the band has for folk... Read more
Gino on the young generation of Balkan fans
Gino Yevdjevich of Kultur Shock talks about being the mouth piece for a new generation of Balkan citizens.
A big thanks to everyone who has pledged their support. We broke the 25% funded mark today! Please pass word of the project along so we can make this thing... Read more
Post 9/11 USA has become more divisive, more contentious, more polarized than at any time in most of our lifetimes. Past and present members of Kultur Shock experienced similar (though... Read more
Kultur Shock: Chris Stromquist
Kultur Shock drummer, Chris Stromquist, talks about the hurdles and difficulties of songwriting with him being the only member of the band who lives outside of Seattle.
Val Kiossovski discusses being a Bulgarian immigrant in Germany
Val describes some of the better times during the year he spent in Germany immediately after defecting from Bulgaria in 1990.
Gino on his life as a pop star in Yugoslavia
Before the war in Yugoslvia and coming to the United States and starting Kultur Shock. Gino was the frontman of a pop band called "Gino Banana". In this clip, Gino... Read more
Kultur Shock: Horse Thief live at Exit Fest 2010
I've been joking for a while that this performance video of the band from Serbia in 2010 should be repackaged as an exercise video.
Kultur Shock faces many hurdles professionally and personally. Making money recording and selling albums in an age of digital downloads is a daunting task. Simply being able to pay for... Read more
Kultur Shock currently on tour
Just got a Facebook update from Chris Stromquist. He says he's going to have another 100GB of footage for me from the current tour! He's a new daddy of an... Read more
Guy Davis on recording the new album "Ministry of Kultur"
Guy Davis of Kultur Shock jokes around with More Shock Than Kultur director, Krk Nordenstrom about the recording of their current album, Ministry of Kultur"
Kultur Shock in the April 8 New York Times
“When I knew I could die within the next five minutes of every day, pop stardom didn’t matter anymore,” said Mr. Jevdjevic. “After the war, I wanted no borders, no... Read more
Work in progress
So this documentary has really been in the works for several years. Since 2002, I have amassed a very large collection of footage. The video attached is a sample of... Read more
Budget and grant proposals in the works
I've had the great fortune to get some help from a producer friend and the Frank Agency to get some help putting together my budget and project materials. The price... Read more