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ThisplusThat is the online presence of me, Dougal Marwick. I'm a copywriter, music maker and seller of vintage clothing. I live by the sea with my family.

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coin

Funny money

A flipping cool (sorry) piece of art direction from Chris Logan, with help/hindrance from yours truly, for Majedie Journal issue five. The coin was magicked by set maker extraordinaire Lou Blackshaw, and shot by the equally talented Rowan Fee.

www.loublackshaw.com
everythings

Know all

I submitted a version of this for Emergency Meeting’s Squashing Vibes exhibition. Full disclosure: I’m not a graphic designer, nor am I a proper artist. Hence why this is a bit wonky. (That may also have something to do with my choice of typeface too.)

quashingvibes.tumblr.com
7vwwvw

New old music

If you missed them first time round, limited quantities of the 7VWWVW album and 10 inch are now available at Bleep. There were too many people involved in the making of these records to thank here but special secret shout to LuckyMe for helping with logistics. These won’t stick around for long…

bleep.com/music/artist/54201-7vwwvw
EIF

Le monde est a nous

My Touch colleague Chris and I have developed the brand identity and delivered the campaign for the 2016 Edinburgh International Festival. With the world in such a strange and scary place, it’s nice to be able to communicate a simple and inclusive message. Shout to the team at EIF for collaborating with us on this one.

www.eif.co.uk
glasses

All seeing aye

LuckyMe are label of the month over at Resident Advisor. Having been involved a fair bit with the label over the years, I have watched them go from playing at Octopus Diamond in Edinburgh to appearing on The Late Show – without compromising their independent spirit.

www.residentadvisor.net/features/2763
slave

$o $olid Crew

Along with some esteemed chums I played a few records at the launch of an exhibition by artist and Slave Skateboards head honcho, Ben Horton, whose work is currently on display at the Skylark in Portobello before moving on to Liverpool. Salutes to Focus, the Skylark and Scottish skate legend Cubic for orchestrating this transatlantic crossing.

www.worldwideslave.com
LH

Scottish Pride

7VWWVW have contributed a track to a promo for the Local Heroes Design project, an exhibition developed specially for Scotland’s Year of Innovation, Architecture and Design. With work from Trakke, Karen Mabon and Tom Pigeon (pictured) this is a great showcase for Scottish Design talent and we are proud to be involved.

localheroes.design
DanW

Idiots rule?

We commissioned Dan Woodger to produce a series of tragicomic illustrations on the subject of the forthcoming US Presidential elections for the latest edition of the Majedie Journal. (NB: there is definitely one very real clown in this image. Here’s hoping his wheels fall off long before November 8 2016.)

www.danwoodger.com

shug

Glasgow smiles better

I’ve known Hugh ‘Shug’ Duncan on-and-off for the best part of two decades. While he is celebrated for saying some daft things, he is also an inspirational father, son, husband and skater. Director Benjie Bateman recently put together this two-parter documenting the lead-up to Shug’s very own skate video premiere. Get on the Hype Train!

www.freeskatemag.com/2016/04/29/shug-life
PenC

Path Integral

180g vinyl. By Parc en Ciel. Out on LuckyMe worldwide April 29 2016. Watch the trailer by Goroka below. Thanks.

luckyme.net/parcenciel