Song Premiere: DeQn Sue, “Magenta”

We won’t hear the rest of the record until closer to its July release date, but even without the benefit of the other tracks to compare it against, DeQn Sue‘s “Magenta” seems like a pretty solid choice for the leadoff ...

Stream Now: Bubonik Funk, “TV on My Head”

Funk rock gets a bad rap because of the way it’s been misappropriated by frat-friendly bands like 311 and Sublime, but when it’s good, it’s good — check your Funkadelic records for further reference. And while North Carolina’s Bubonik Funk ...

33 1/3 Annnounces Shortlist for 2014 Proposals

Bloomsbury’s 33 1/3 series has become a sort of evolving grail for rock-lit lovers, and every call for fresh submissions is a rite of passage — for the readers who eagerly scan the new titles for in-depth appraisals of albums they love ...

Stream Now: Claire London, “Hit the Switch”

For a song that threatens to start a revolution with boots to the ground, Claire London‘s “Hit the Switch” is suspiciously pristine — a chilly tower of sound sculpted out of the digital ether using buzz-burred electro-stomps and a small ...

Watch Now: I Am Snow Angel, “Grey White December”

Here in New Hampshire, it just yesterday broke 60 degrees for the first time since November, and we’re all in full-on spring fever, so I don’t know what the hell I’m doing listening to a song called “Grey White December” by an ...

Stream Now: TOWER, “Can’t Vibe”

Modern pop music tends to be so personality-driven that getting an email from a band like Tower is as refreshing as it is bewildering. Who are they? “A new band called Tower.” Where are they from? “From LA’s SFV.” That’s ...

Stream Now: Luke Elliot, “Virginia”

If Jerry Lee Lewis and Bob Dylan had a baby, and then that baby had a baby with Tom Waits, it might grow up to sound like Luke Elliot‘s “Virginia”: a bright, raspy, shambolic burst of sound that herks and ...

Stream Now: Ryan Hobler, “All Along”

Ryan Hobler‘s “All Along” sounds like early morning sunlight through your bedroom window, with a haunting melody that moves with dreamlike grace — all of which is utterly appropriate, because it’s a song about the bittersweet ways in which dreams ...

TV on DVD: “Newhart: The Complete Second Season”

The Bob Newhart Show is the Newhart sitcom that most people seem to remember most fondly, but for me, it’s his second long-running series, Newhart, that really hits the spot. Unfortunately, for whatever reason, the 1982-’90 CBS hit has been comparatively neglected ...

Video Premiere: Dog on Fleas, “I Must Be a Genius”

It’s February, which means two things: One, many of us are trying to ward off the coldest weeks of winter with multiple cuddly layers (or, ahem, bourbon); and two, Mardi Gras is just around the corner.

Which is why

Album Review: Various Artists, “The 78 Project”

Nine times out of 10, if I heard a group of people were going around recording musicians’ performances live to 78 using a vintage direct-to-disc recorder, I’d roll my eyes and silently hope they choked on their mustache wax, but reading about ...

On Reunions

Reunions are the Hostess cakes of the music world — they often sound like a treat, but by the time they’re finished, you’re left feeling dissatisfied and a little unclean. And these days, band breakups tend to last about as long as ...

A Fine Mess, Episode 6: Songwriter Darden Smith

One of the biggest sources of pop music’s appeal is its immediacy — the way a well-written song can take you on an emotional journey in 3:05, and have you singing along by the time it’s finished. My guest for this edition ...

Good design is invisible interview

A standard post created using some basic elements including a quote, ordered list and a popup image. As a web designer you need to consider what people do with their hands and heads. You need to design your products in a way ...

Leica M Review (M as in Milestone)

The new Leica M is the most innovative and versatile M, which has spawned the modern M system. It combines decades of experience with the rangefinder system with cutting-edge digital technology: It has a newly developed, high-resolution CMOS full frame sensor that achieves ...

Running Of The Bulls Festival

A fighting bull stands alone surrounded by a crowd of runners on the second day of the San Fermin Running Of The Bulls festival in Pamplona, Spain (photo by Pablo Blazquez Dominguez). Four people have been injured so far in the nine ...

Jawbone Up Fitness Rubber Band Review

A review gallery post with full width featured image enabled. Anyone who bought one of Jawbone’s much-hyped Up fitness bands last year found themselves an unwitting participant in a beta test. The brand-new platform promised to get you up and exercising, help ...

The Street That Changed our Minds About Streets

Full width featured post generally considered the most beautiful post in the Caribbean, Cartagena in Colombia grew unimaginably wealthy as the port through which the looted gold of the new world sailed eastwards to Imperial Spain.

Turns out we have, with the ...

Delevingne Photoshoot We Love

Full width gallery post without sidebar. The other, more subdued Delevingne is most certainly a Woman We Love. None of the fireworks, all of the heat. No wonder the fashion industry has been so dismayed by news that Poppy Delevingne has left these ...

Silent by Admiral Tech

With a unique combination of technologies from traditional crafts and sstyle Princess, the new 98 Motor Yacht is a yacht for long range which requires his presence . His main deck includes a gantry front axle and a seating area , an alternative space for entertaining docked to the rear . For sports water, there is a swim platform electrohydraulic for the launch and recovery of a jet-ski, or simply for use as a swimming or dip.

Its interior is beautifully furnished and finished to ...

Marshall's speaker has a retro feel

He is the rockers among mobile musicians: the Marshall Hanwell , a speaker in the style of famous guitar amplifiers, which is also known by the great stages of the world.

Smart phones, MP3 players, etc. are very down to earth connected ...

Rush Trailer Everyone's Driven by Something

Two-time Oscar winner Ron Howard takes the daunting task of covering the nearly decade-long rival between British Formula 1 racer James Hunt (Chris Hemsworth) and Austria’s Niki Lauda’s (Daniel Brühl) race to become world champions. From tracks in Italy to Japan, press ...

The Lamborghini Aventador Roadster

The Lamborghini Aventador LP 700-4 defines the sport auto Supertest towards an extrovert appearance and delivers what it promises optical.The sporting facilities are at its best, as it would naturally.

It’s like always and not everywhere the large, lofty promises, which gives ...

The Spectacular Simplicity of Gravity

Despite some rough patches in the script, Alfonso Cuaron’s film is a visual wonder. This movie rips a ground from under our feet, in “Gravity” shine George Clooney and Sandra Bullock as astronauts mainly fighting for survival in space. A simple story is captivating ...