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Bass is strong with this one: Rick Rubin produces official Star Wars EDM album

Rick Rubin has compiled a compilation album called Star Wars Headspace, an EDM-oriented companion to JJ Abrams’s The Force Awakens. Featuring contributions from the director, as well as Flying Lotus, Rustie, Röyksopp and the producer himself, the album is being released digitally on 19 …

Star Wars

15 Homemade Pancakes That Will Make You Skip Diner Brunch

It may seem <i>totally</i> necessary to hit up brunch every Sunday, right when that mad pancake craving hits you like clockwork. But before you know it, you’ve had too many mimosas, your bill is up to $40 and somehow it’s 3PM and you’re wondering where the heck the day has gone. The simple solution to this …

Breakfast

20 Essential Tracks From The Golden Age Of ’90s Hip Hop

The 90s were without a doubt, the golden age of rap. NME’s brings you a killer playlist of the 20 finest hip-hop tracks of the 1990s.<p><b>Nas, ‘The World</b> …

25 Greatest Internet DJ Mixes of All Time

Streams from Flying Lotus, Disclosure, DJ Snake and more<p>There's no substitute for experiencing a skilled DJ in a killer space, mixing live. Still, …

Music Production

Stylish Speaker and Lamp Imitates Sunrise to Wake You with Singing Canaries

Music can add a lot of ambiance to a space, but we can't forget the important role that lighting plays, too. The stylish Yantouch Diamond Bluetooth Speaker has this in mind with the ability to play tunes as well as change the color of its glow.<p>The gadget hardly looks like a speaker at all. Instead, …

Lithium Ion

The 10 best ever podcasts

Ten years since Apple launched a version of iTunes with a new format called podcasting, Pete Naughton selects 10 of the best<p>In June 2005, Apple launched a version of its iTunes software with a new feature which Steve Jobs confidently termed “the next generation of radio”. The technology in question …

Comedy

Tropical House DJ Thomas Jack shares his pool party playlist (it's bananas)

He’s a name suddenly popping up on all the parties you wish you were at. 21-year-old Thomas Jack out of Bemboka, Australia just got off a spring tour …

Ellie Davies Creates Forest Landscapes Illuminated with Fields of Stars and Smoke | Colossal

<p>Ellie Davies' studio is the forest, creating magical, fairytale-like stills throughout the UK. Davies has been exploring this terrain for the past …

Sony put a Bluetooth speaker in an LED light bulb

Lights and music are a time-tested combination, and now Sony finally offers them in one product. (The Rolly doesn't count.) Sony has just announced the LED Light Bulb Speaker in Japan, a Bluetooth speaker that screws into a light fitting to give your living space the gift of simultaneous sight and …

Light Bulbs

"Wires will disappear" as lighting goes cordless, say Starck and Gandini

<b>Milan 2015:</b> advances in lighting and battery technologies mean that lighting cables could disappear within a few years, according to designer …

next evolution of lighting

The Next Evolution of Light<p>Surveying the future of the architectural lighting industry over the next 5 years<p>By Brad Koerner, March-2014<p>Introduction<p><b>A</b> …

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The Anthem (ft. Mike Avery)

Edison Light Globes, Part 1: Lightbulbs of the Past and Future

LEDs are the wave of the future, but plenty of folks aren't ready to give up Edison-style filament bulbs for their classic aesthetic. What's a …

Home Automation

Claret Bottle Pendant Lamps

Discarded wine bottles are repurposed to form these pendant lamps from Forma Living. Available in clear, green, and olive glass, these lamps feature …

This LED Light Ushers The Sun Indoors

Unlike glaring fluorescent lights or glowing screens, Sunn mimics natural lighting, keeping your circadian rhythms in check.<p>Even on winter’s sunniest days, it can be tempting to hibernate inside, under the covers, with nothing but the bluish glow of a laptop screen for light. But glowing blue …

Light Bulbs

25 Artists You Need To Start Listening To In 2015

2015 should be an amazing year for music. Between expected releases from Kendrick Lamar, Modest Mouse, Kanye West, Radiohead, Drake, Adele, Chance The Rapper, Frank Ocean, James Blake and Fleetwood Mac, to name but a select few, this year should make up for the lack of impact albums that marked …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Who is James Bay?

James Bay has been named Critics Choice 2015 by the Brit Awards panel, who have previously earmarked Adele, Jessie J and Sam Smith early in their careers. Spoken word artist George The Poet and synth-pop outfit Years & Years have been named runners up.<p><b>Who is he?</b><p>James Bay is a 24-year-old …

The 10 Best Movies You Missed in 2014

And how to catch up with them.<p><b>You've been chilled</b> by the marriage-gone-awry suspense of <i>Gone Girl</i>, stupefied by the cinematic inventiveness of <i>Birdman</i>, and terrified by the twisted mentor-mentee relationship of <i>Foxcatcher</i>, but what about those other must-see films from 2014 that you didn't have time …

Track Down

Courage Under Fire: Jamie Isaac Interviewed

Unusually for a young electronic musician and producer, <b>Jamie Isaac</b>’s inspirations are not the hip contemporaries you may expect but, rather, jazz …

The Daily Edition on Flipboard

By The News Desk | The news you need for your day.<p>Trump says unless NKorea summit 'fruitful' he'll pull out<p>WASHINGTON (AP) — CIA Director Mike Pompeo …

Kate Bush: what might we expect from her new stage show?

As Kate Bush returns to the stage for the first time in 35 years, Helen Brown searches for clues on what the top-secret gigs will be like<p>The poster for Kate Bush's first series of concerts in 35 years finds her adrift in a dark and choppy sea. Her long, wavy hair swirls over a bright orange life …

The best folk albums of 2014

<b>BEST FOLK ALBUMS OF 2014</b><p><b>Cara Dillon: A Thousand Hearts (Charcoal Records)</b> <br>Cara Dillon displays her expressive, crystal clear soprano voice on her first album since the acclaimed Hill of Thieves in 2009. <br>Read the full review<p><b>Ange Hardy: The Lament of the The Black Sheep (Story Records Limited)</b> <br>Ange …