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Turn your wired speakers into wireless ones with this tiny device

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A Literal Spin on Wireless Earbuds

According to designer Thomas Le, wireless earbuds just aren’t quite there yet. The touch controls can be difficult and tedious to navigate or, even …

Nike Staple SB Dunk Pigeon Collection

This weekend the Nike SB Dunk Low ‘Black Pigeon’ will release globally. Before that takes place Nike goes inside the vault to showcase past Nike x …

Rare Jordan 11 “Twilight Blue” Sample Hits eBay for $23,000

An incredibly rare Air Jordan 11 sample has just hit eBay and the seller has listed it for a headache-inducing price of $23,232.<p>The ‘JORDAN’ letter …

Air Jordans

Get a Better Look at the ‘Win Like ’96’ Air Jordan Retro Sneakers Releasing Next Month

The Air Jordan 11 has become something of a holiday season tradition for Jordan Brand, and the company will follow suit again for winter ’17 with a …

Shoes

Kamasi Washington pours jazz into hip-hop and beyond

Kamasi Washington has been the recipient of some heavy accolades in recent years — “the future of jazz” and “the jazz voice of Black Lives Matter,” among them. The saxophonist with the imposing frame, towering Afro and flowing African tunics was tutored by jazz masters in and around Los Angeles for …

Snoop Dogg

Opening Ceremony x Vans "Glitter 2" Pack Release Info

Opening Ceremony And Vans To Release A Follow-Up “Glitter 2” Pack Of Old Skools<p>November 3, 2017 by Ben Felderstein<p>3.92 / 5 <i>6 VOTES</i><p>New York’s own …

Stash x Nike Air Zoom Spiridon // Release Date

Previously reported by Nike to release this past weekend on November 10, Stash’s take on the Nike Air Zoom Spiridon is updated with a new release …

LeBron James Debuts Nike LeBron 15 "Long Live The King"

After a less than stellar start to the season, <b>LeBron James</b> single-handedly got his team back on track last night with a monumental 57 point …

Hottest Sneaker Releases Of The Week [05.11.17]

Keeping it short and sweet is this week's kicks every man needs on their feet.A limited release means that there are just five notable sneakers for …

Shoes

The 10 Best Sneaker Photos on Instagram This Week

We’re back with a selection of highlights from our series showcasing some of the best sneaker photos we came across on Instagram this week. By now, …

Streetwear

Review: Can Bose’s First Truly Wireless Earbuds Stand Up to Apple AirPods?

Bose SoundSport Free ($250) is the company’s first-ever truly wireless pair of earbuds. They have no fitness frills (no built-in GPS or heart-rate …

Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah Is the Past, Present and Future of Jazz

Culture Music Jazz Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah<p>Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah always hated the trumpet. <i>Really</i> hated it. But growing up in 1980s New …

The sample legacy of radical jazz pianist Thelonious Monk

<b>The Melodious Thunk left a huge mark on hip-hop.</b><p>Thelonious Monk is one of modern music’s greatest innovators. His radical approach to the piano …

Thelonious Monk

Five great ways to celebrate Thelonious Monk's 100th birthday

Tuesday, Oct. 10 is the centennial of one Thelonious Sphere Monk. One of the all-time great jazz innovators, Monk was exceptionally gifted as a …

Thelonious Monk

Fresh Takes On Old Standbys: Herbie Hancock In Boston - Review, Photos & Videos

<b>Words & Images by: Andrew Bruss</b><p>Herbie Hancock :: 10.5.17 :: Orpheum Theatre :: Boston, MA<p>Herbie Hancock‘s performance at Boston’s Orpheum Theatre …

Piano

Thelonious Monk Will Change Your Life, Even From the Grave

In the ’60s, there was no internet culture. There was just the mainstream, and you had to search for fun wherever you could. Discovering Monk was …

18 Jazz Pianists Pay Tribute to Thelonious Monk on His 100th Birthday

Thelonious Monk (1917–1982) was a man of many hats — literally. A look at the covers for some of his most beloved albums — <i>The Unique Thelonious Monk,</i> …

Piano

Think of Thelonious Monk

There was always something to talk about. The avant-garde music that verged on conceptual art but was delivered at a relaxed and buoyant foxtrot. The memorable melodies that sat atop a virtuosic harmonic conception, emphasizing unexpected dissonances. The blues that were an unchanging constant. For …

After Midnight: Thelonious Monk At 100

He was called "the high priest of bebop." With his goatee, dark sunglasses and exotic hats, Thelonious Monk was the quintessential hepcat. He patted his feet in mad rhythm while he was playing — and when his sidemen soloed, he got up and danced in circles.<p>Monk, who was born 100 years ago today, was …

Flute

Monk, Thelonious (1917-1982) | The Black Past: Remembered and Reclaimed

Image Ownership: Public Domain<p>Jazz pianist Thelonious Monk became one of the 20th Century’s most influential and innovative jazz musicians. Born on …

Soul Music

John Coltrane Draws a Mysterious Diagram Illustrating the Mathematical & Mystical Qualities of Music

In a post earlier this year, we wrote about a drawing John Coltrane gave his friend and mentor Yusef Lateef, who reproduced it in his book <i>Repository</i> …

John Coltrane

Watch Esperanza Spalding Livestream The Recording Of Her New Album

Earlier this year, Esperanza Spalding announced her intention to livestream the writing and recording of an entire album over a 77-hour period. She …

New Albums

A New Mural Pays Tribute to John Coltrane in Philadelphia

Earlier this summer, artists painted a 10-story high mural of Muddy Waters in the heart of Chicago. Now, Philadelphia answered with a mural of its …

John Coltrane

Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah stretches jazz, musical discourse

A common criticism facing jazz today is that it is being left in the past — a problem undertaken (and commodified) by the obnoxiously popular “La La …

The 10 Best Gum Sole Sneakers For Men

Native Shoes Jefferson<p>If you are looking to maybe get a little weird with your shoe picks this summer then consider the Jefferson from Native Shoes. …

Shoes

DMC on how comic books helped bring hip hop to life

Three decades ago, DMC – a comic book-obsessed rapper from Hollis, Queens – took the music industry by storm. With his group Run-DMC, DMC (real name Darryl McDaniels) made music history, putting gold chains and Adidas sneakers on the map and propelling rap music to previously unseen heights. From …

Celebrate Ornette Coleman: Paying homage to the legendary saxophonist

<b>Two years since his passing, one of Ornette Coleman’s dear friends Vivien Goldman remembers his legacy with help from Thurston Moore, Laurie</b> …

Thelonious Monk's Little-Known 'Liaisons'

Pianist Thelonious Monk was born in Rocky Mount, N.C., on Oct. 10, 1917. The centenary of this moment will likely inspire a wave of celebratory concerts and recordings. Since Monk’s death, in 1982, the influence of his compact body of compositions has grown with each passing decade; once considered …

Piano

After 7 Decades, Sonny Rollins Can't Get Music Off His Mind

Everyone knows the legendary names of 20th-century jazz, but there are only a handful of those greats still around to tell their stories. One of them is saxophonist Sonny Rollins. He recently donated his personal archives, which cover a seven-decade career, to the Schomburg Center for Research in …

Horns