Sean is the sole Canadian-born American of Sri Lankan pedigree who loves to speak Spanish on staff at Studio 360. He has spent time covering arts and culture in Toronto, Los Angeles, Santiago de Chile, the Monterey Bay area, and Washington, D.C. He also manages Goodosphere.com, a blog filled with hopeful tales, Internet funnies, and creative efforts. When not nerding out about music, movies, and other pop culture phenomena, Sean has filed news spots and features for KUSP in Santa Cruz, KQED in San Francisco, WAMU in Washington, and NPR News. He also raps. Inquire within.
Sean Rameswaram appears in the following:
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Scarlett Johansson took a bunch of drugs, started using more of her brain, and beat up The Rock at the box office this weekend.
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Where some mash-up artists stun with clever technique or surreal juxtapositions, Pogo is first and foremost a fan, passionate and careful with sources like Alice in Wonderland and Fresh Prince.
Thursday, July 24, 2014
This week in “Thanks, Internet” — The New Yorker looks down on the city, an efficiency expert recuts Family Feud, a fan-made episode of Sailor Moon, a background guy gets the spotlight, and Twitter's much-needed glimmer of hope.
Tuesday, July 15, 2014
The greatest interview ever recorded won’t get as many hits on YouTube as a cat giving a high five. The people behind Blank on Blank are using animation to make audio go viral.
Tuesday, July 01, 2014
The Internet was supposed to kill TV, but the two have become BFFs. Show recaps are now an art form, and nobody does it better than a Los Angeles hairstylist named Jonathan Van Ness.
Thursday, June 26, 2014
This week in “Thanks, Internet” — Google Street Art, a short film you wish was longer, an uplifting song about death, a slapstick take on the "First Kiss" video, and the best bootleg DVD art you'll ever see.
Thursday, June 26, 2014
Attention hosts of late night: If you're going to force-feed us ads, at least make them funny.
Thursday, June 19, 2014
This week in “Thanks, Internet” — floppy disk drive jams, MS Paint World Cup recaps, OK Go makes another masterpiece, farewell to funnies, and the most important six seconds of Summer 2014.
Tuesday, June 17, 2014
Jensen Karp, a.k.a. Hot Karl, built an fan art empire: Gallery 1988. It’s a source for prints, portraits and, sculptures dedicated to our favorite pieces of pop culture, from Ghostbusters to Beastie Boys to Breaking Bad.
Thursday, June 12, 2014
This week in “Thanks, Internet” — Speed turns 20, basketball's best court, Hundred Waters' "Murmurs" gets a music video, the ultimate upcycle, and what to do when you're bored at an airport.
Tuesday, June 10, 2014
In the mid-90s, rappers from the East Coast to the West convinced a new generation to consume malt liquor in “40s”— 40-ounce glass bottles, yielding the alcohol equivalent of a six-pack in one serving. The Beastie Boys' Mike D says he doesn’t deserve the blame.
Thursday, June 05, 2014
This week in “Thanks, Internet” — Van Gogh's ear is back, an alternate ending to this week's Game of Thrones (spoilers), Zach Galifianakis makes the best music videos, John Oliver is a Great American, and fat cats take classic art to new places.
Tuesday, June 03, 2014
With Unfinished Scripts (@UnfinishedS), Gavin Speiller dreams up preposterous, unfilmable movies, and tweets the first page of the screenplay.
Thursday, May 29, 2014
The swag for Michael Bay's new TNT drama is just as insane as all of his big explosive blockbusters, and that's why he must be stopped.
Tuesday, May 27, 2014
The guru of GIFs says the animations express “the essential human emotions: hunger, love, and sadness. If you're feeling things other than that, you're wasting your energy."
Friday, May 23, 2014
Rick Rubin earned his reputation as a hitmaker when he was still in college by co-founding a pioneering hip-hop label. Then he diversified, rebooting the careers of Johnny Cash and Neil Diamond. One of the biggest producers in the business, Rubin remains stubbornly modest about his role in shaping today’s pop music landscape.
Thursday, May 22, 2014
This week in "Thanks, Internet!": great commencement speeches, sweet dreams, an artful bot, pop music's best vocal ranges, and a lovely scare.
Wednesday, May 21, 2014
We challenged the wizard music producer to sum up some artists in just one word. Can you match the acts with his descriptions?
Thursday, May 15, 2014
This week in "Thanks, Internet!": saving "Space Oddity," an implausible violin, blue skies at the 9/11 Museum, Sharon Van Etten's killer crush, and Sad Batman.