Wilhelm Scream

Rapha rides for Japan, Maeda on craft, dry-transfer Field Notes and more in this week's online snapshot

Playing to a sold-out audience in Brooklyn that included Bjork before inspiring more buzz at SXSW recently, 22-year-old classically-trained pianist James Blake has been winning music-nerd hearts with his ethereal dubstep and slow-paced riffs on soul and R&B that evoke everyone from Bon Iver and Antony Hegarty to Jai Paul. While we’ve been hooked on “I Never Learnt to Share,” his new video for “Wilhelm …

Rapha Rides For Tohoku

Rapha rides for Japan, Maeda on craft, dry-transfer Field Notes and more in this week's online snapshot

To do what they can in light of the recent disasters that continue to unfold in Japan, the bike gurus at Rapha have organized worldwide charity rides. If you can’t cruise for a cause, you can still make a donation through the Rapha website, which they will match.

John Maeda: Atoms + Bits = the neue Craft (ABC)

Rapha rides for Japan, Maeda on craft, dry-transfer Field Notes and more in this week's online snapshot

Billed as an “interactive lecture,” starting 23 March 2011 and running through 31 December 2011, Adobe’s online museum presents an exhibit featuring a “digital representation” of RISD president and technology theorist John Maeda speaking on the relationship between old-world craft and our digital age.