Henrik Dall

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‘Your Shadow Without Context Would Be Really Scary’

The 25 most profound “Shower Thoughts” on Reddit from the last week.<p>The shower isn’t just a place to sing. Separated from our cellphones, standing under running water often allows people’s minds to run free.<p>Reddit has an entire “Shower Thoughts” subreddit dedicated to “the miniature epiphanies you …

Weird

Here’s how much each artist was paid at Woodstock ’69; Jimi Hendrix is believed to be on top with $18,000! “1. Jimi Hendrix – $18,000 2. Blood, Sweat and Tears – $15,000 3. Joan Baez – $10,000 4....

Here’s how much each artist was paid at Woodstock ’69; Jimi Hendrix is believed to be on top with $18,000!<p>1. Jimi Hendrix – $18,000<br>2. Blood, Sweat …

Jimi Hendrix

Surmounting Trump Derangement Syndrome

Our president poses an unprecedented challenge to America’s national equilibrium. His insatiable hunger for attention subjects us to a relentless fusillade of lies, accusations, distortions, braggadocio, threats, bigotry, misogyny, conspiracy theories, reversals of course and half-baked notions …

Donald Trump

The Vastly Different Ways In Which Neil Young and Joni Mitchell Viewed the Inevitable Subject of Aging

Polyphonic, who creates incredibly informative video essays about music, took a look a the vastly different ways in which singers/songwriters Neil …

Joni Mitchell

Gypsy Jazz Guitar – Rhythm & Chord Progressions

This gypsy jazz guitar lesson is an introduction to “La Pompe”, the typical rhythm guitar strumming used in gypsy jazz, aka <i>Manouche</i>. You will learn …

How Putin's Russia Became Mafia Heaven

Inside the long, strange story of organized crime taking over the former Soviet Union—and how Russia tamed it only to unleash it on the West.<p>Mark Galeotti has been interested in all things Russia as far back as he can remember. The British-born author and expert on international crime, who writes …

Russia

The Beatles' Revelatory White Album Demos: A Complete Guide

“Cry Baby Cry”<p>Lennon was clearly enthusiastic about “Cry Baby Cry,” pushing it to the top of the pile as the first song tackled at the Esher summit. …

Guitar

Was Classic Rock a Sound, or a Tribe?

Steven Hyden’s book Twilight of the Gods argues that the appeal of the now-dwindling Baby Boomer guitar gods was only ever personal.<p>What was classic rock? The question sounds confrontational—how rude to put the Rolling Stones in the past tense when Mick Jagger is still honing his workout …

Keith Richards Explains How He Got Rid Of Trump Nearly 30 Years Ago

“Now America has to get rid of him. Don’t say I didn’t warn you!”<p>Guitarist Keith Richards was once so angry at Donald Trump that he pulled out a knife ― when the future president wasn’t in the room ― and stabbed a table.<p>The rock icon told the BBC that back in 1989, Trump was the promoter of the …

Theory: Playboy Model Who Got $1.6 Million Had Affair With Trump, Not Broidy

On May 2, Rudy Giuliani revealed that the Trump administration has been lying for months about the fact that Donald Trump reimbursed his personal …

Guitar Maker Fender Steps Into the Future While Remaining Steeped in Its Past

One look inside Fender’s de facto Los Angeles headquarters and it’s apparent this isn’t your regular office. Conference rooms and hallways are...

Good time girl: memories of super groupie Pamela Des Barres

A groupie is someone who loves the music so much she wants to be around the people who make it<p>Making love with Mick on his pillows in his living room, listening to Dylan, there was nothing better on earth<p>Barely 30 seconds in and Pamela Des Barres has not so much name-dropped as chucked her diary on …

Living Rooms

The 10 Best Americana Albums Of All Time

Before we recommend the 10 best Americana albums of all time, maybe we should define the term. In our mind, <b>Americana</b> is more a spirit than a sound – …

The Rolling Stones

On Thursday July 12th 1962, the Rolling Stones went on stage at the Marquee Club in London’s Oxford Street for their first ever gig, six months …

Your Perfect Tone – Does it Matter?

<b>By Will Swanson</b><p>As a guitarist we are always searching for <b>‘tone’</b>. We are trying to get an exact sound out of our instrument that is just ‘us’, that …

Tsarist Russia Comes to Life in Vivid Color Photographs Taken Circa 1905-1915

History escapes us. Events that changed the world forever, or should have, slide out of collective memory. If we’re pointing fingers, we might point …

For your entertainment, a long list of the funniest yearbook quotes

It's that time of year again, time for seniors to dust off their thesauruses and come up with the most clever yearbook quotes they can.<p>Seniors from …

Watch Life on the Streets of Tokyo in Footage Recorded in 1913: Caught Between the Traditional and the Modern

What cities have, over the past century, defined in our imaginations the very concept of the city? Obvious choices include New York and London, and …

Snarky Puppy: Lingus (New Arrangement)

We’re huge fans of Snarky Puppy and Michael League. Here’s the band like you’ve never heard before, with this special arrangement of “Lingus.”

Normalizing Incest Is Already Happening: "If I had a daughter like Ivanka...."

A lot of vile things have been normalized under Trump: white supremacism, misogyny, and crass behavior, just to name a few.<p>Recently, several articles …

What Is the Average IQ?

IQ, or intelligence quotient, is a measure of your ability to reason and solve problems. It essentially reflects how well you did on a specific test …

The Brain

The 10 best cowbell songs

The lowly Cowbell, an instrument much-maligned and reduced to filling out the space in Def Leppard songs but brought to life and revitalised by some …

Music

The 30 most authoritarian regimes in the world

The Economist Intelligence Unit has released its latest Democracy Index this week, which ranks 167 countries according to political and civic freedom.<p>Countries are given a score out of 10 based on five criteria. Above eight is a "full democracy," while below four is an "authoritarian …

The Culture Factor

Strategy and culture are among the primary levers at top leaders’ disposal in their never-ending quest to maintain organizational viability and effectiveness. Strategy offers a formal logic for the company’s goals and orients people around them. Culture expresses goals through values and beliefs …

Management

When GQ met Mick Jagger

<i>GQ</i> looks back at our 2010 interview with The Rolling Stones star.<p>In the flesh, Mick Jagger presents a beguiling mix: part Elfman, part Monolith. He …

Iron-Age Village Unearthed in Denmark

JELLING, DENMARK—<i>Science Nordic</i> reports that traces of almost 400 houses dating to between A.D. 300 and 600 have been unearthed in southern Denmark, …

The Best Ear Training Exercise for Guitarists

No, ear training does not mean doing push-ups with your earlobes. While there may be some debate about the best way to train your ears, the method in …

Digging Deeper: The Rolling Stones’ 'Sticky Fingers'

This 1971 masterpiece combined soul, folk, and straight-up rock into a musical mix that has influenced generations. Let’s dive into some of its …

Every Guitar Technique in One Solo

Becoming a versatile guitar player is something everyone should consider, regardless of whether your passion lies, genre-wise. Training yourself to …