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Where to find the Algarve's best beaches

The coast of the Algarve in southern Portugal is a seemingly endless series of some of Europe’s finest beaches. They are seriously spectacular stretches of sand: the climate and atmosphere are Mediterranean, but this is the Atlantic so good waves and watersports are available alongside more sedate, …

Read Ólafur Elíasson's 9 Foolproof Tips for Urban Inspiration

<i>A visionary thinker with interests in math, science, and the environment, the Danish-Icelandic artist Olafur Eliasson has a persuasive belief in the</i> …

How “Doing What You Love” Can Be A Realistic Career Option

Here’s a quote from a recent article I read titled “‘Do What You Love’ Is Horrible Advice“: “It’s easy to confuse a hobby or interest for a profound …

Goodbye smart gadgets. Hello dumb tech

Feature-filled phones, Apple Watches and expensive coffee machines are all very well, but sometimes they just make life more complicated. It’s time to learn the joy of low tech<p>• Six gadgets that will simplify your life<p>This is going to be the year of the smartwatch. Thanks to several incredible …

Apple Watch

50 forgotten '90s bands who prove '90s indie wasn't just about Oasis, Blur and co. How many do you remember? http://nmem.ag/AAe0f

Summer 2014

Welcome once again to the Pitchfork Guide to Upcoming Releases, our seasonal guide to new music. Four times a year, we round up the biggest albums, singles, EPs, and DVDs sets arriving over the coming months, hopefully inspire you to, y'know, go out and buy records. (Don't you miss that new CD …

Smashing Pumpkins

The playlist: indie

Oliver Wilde - On This Morning<p>Oliver Wilde, not to be mistaken with Olivia Wilde, the feline faced former-vegan Hollywood actress, released his second album Red Tide Opal in the Loose End Womb earlier this month. Recalling the scruffy and strange lo-fi pop of Mull Historical Society, the Pictish …

The Playlist: new bands

Jetta - Crecendo<p>Jetta John-Hartley, a 24-year-old Liverpudlian, started out as a backing singer for Paloma Faith and Cee Lo Green. She has also been in the studio with Jim Elliot, who has worked with Drake, Kylie and Ellie Goulding. Not sure if that was Elliot at the controls for her tracks Feels …

The best music podcasts

The best music podcasts, from conversations with artists to trivia about the Beatles, selected and updated by Pete Naughton<p><b>Last updated: 3 December</b><p><b>Spotify</b><p>Founded in 2006 by a Swedish entrepreneur called Daniel Ek, Spotify was the first large-scale music streaming service in the world — and remains, …