Archive for the ‘Cowboys’ Category

Cowboys / Eva and Franco Mattes : No Fun (2010)

02/07/10

Pioneers of the Net.art movement Eva and Franco Matte’s No Fun (2010) is an online performance on the random instant video messaging service Chatroulette, in which random partners are greeted with a man hanged in his own apartment.

Cowboys / Dolly Parton

02/07/10

The Queen of Country and Western Music who is known for both her music and her flamboyant and voluptuous figure.

Cowboys / Tatooine

02/07/10

The Star Wars series which holds strong influence aesthetically and stylistically from the Western genre.

Cowboys / Dallas Cowboys vs. Washington Redskins

02/07/10

One of the greatest NFL sporting rivalries starting in 1960. As a rivalry it holds similarities to the children’s playtime game cowboys vs indians.

Cowboys / Toy Story 3 (2010)

02/07/10

Woody, Jessie and Bullseye characters from the fictional television show Wood’s Roundup which itself was inspired from the western frontier themed children’s television show The Howdy Doody Show (1947-1960).

Cowboys / Blazing Saddles (1974)

02/07/10

Jim: Where you headed, cowboy?
Bart: Nowhere special.
Jim: Nowhere special; I always wanted to go there.
Bart: Come on.

Cowboys / Anja Kirschner and David Panos : Trail of the Spider (2008)

02/07/10

A film that envisions an unsettling trans-historical Wild West against the vanishing frontier of the regeneration of London’s East End under the influence of the land grab associated with the 2012 Olympics.

Cowboys / Dodge City

02/07/10

Dodge City is famous for being one of the frontier towns of the American Old West, which flourished as a cattle town during the 1870‘s and 1880’s that ended with the Dodge City War in 1883.

Cowboys / Jamie Oliver in America

02/07/10

The popular media chef Jamie Oliver meets “real” cooks, including cowboys in Wyoming,  while traveling across back road America for Channel 4’s Jamie’s American Road Trip.

Cowboys / Red Dead Redemption

02/07/10

An open world action-adventure video game that is based on the Western genre and set in 1911 in the American Old West, following the protagonist, a former outlaw John Marston.