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We Don’t Think They Are, But If Foo Fighters Are Taking A Break, These Bands Should Take Their Place

You know, you start to catch up on this week’s <i>The People v. O.J. Simpson</i> and you’ve been led to believe Foo Fighters are breaking up, if not at the very least, going on some sort of hiatus. But then by the time the episode is over and you’re bummed because David Schwimmer didn’t say “juice” once, …

Foo Fighters

16 books that every introvert should read

There's nothing better than a storyline that really speaks to you, so we rounded up 16 books with themes and characters that introverts will really appreciate.<p>Read on for literature real introverts need to read.

The 42 best books to read before you die – our favourites

Books are deeply personal things. Each of us form unique bonds with the characters we read about, relate to storylines and personalities in different …

This is what 100 guitar pedals chained together sounds like

<b>You see a pedal collection, you ask the question: what do they sound like all linked up together? The answer - at least with this collection of 100</b> …

Colorful Photos Capture the Unique Floor Designs Found in Barcelona

First it was Paris, then Venice, and now photographer Sebastian Erras, in collaboration with Pixartprinting, is back celebrating the rich mosaic design of floors spread throughout Barcelona. His newest photography project continues to explore the colourful world that can be found underfoot, as …

How To Tap The Only Three Types Of Creativity

There are three and only three ways to create. They come from connective, component and blank page creativity. That’s it. Those three. If you want to “<i>make new things or think of new ideas</i>” as Webster defines creativity, you must do one of these three.<p>• Do you see disparate things you can pull …

Creativity

Aléatoire Is Making Beautiful Songs About Your Miserable Relationship

The Montreal producer and singer Ariane Zita are turning fun topics like betrayal, infidelity, and vengeance into jazz-pop gems.<p><i>Photo by Vanessa Girard Tremblay</i><p>Aléatoire's music would probably sound manic if it wasn't so damn catchy. The Montreal-based producer pulls together sounds from jazz, …

The Most Beautiful Bedrooms in Vogue

This Charming Little House Used to Be an 88-Square-Foot Laundry Room

Surprisingly, it doesn't look the slightest bit cramped inside.<p>Can you imagine living in your laundry room? If your answer is no, just wait until you see this 88-square-foot laundry room that was turned into a charming guest house.<p>Designed by the talented architect and designer Christi Azevedo, the …

BBC Academy - Journalism - Writing: Fashionable, foreign and superfluous words

Writing: Fashionable, foreign and superfluous words<p>Are you guilty of using superfluous words and superlatives too often? Come on... be honest.<p><i>This page is part of our Writing: The English language section.</i><p>Some people use vogue words because they think it shows they are on the ball. Others believe …

21 Cheap And Easy Decorating Tricks For Renters

Your home doesn't deserve to be as boring as your landlord.

The supergroup defying folk wisdom

What do you get if you cross a guitar, a Swedish harp and a 43-stringed sarangi? Lamb’s Jon Thorne, James Yorkston and Suhail Yusuf Khan found out<p>‘You can tell we were all caught off guard by the speed with which it took off,” says ursine double-bassist Jon Thorne, “because we never got around to …

Grammarly Blog

4 Must-Watch Inspirational TED Talks on Creativity in Business

Get inspired and let the creative juices flow with expert advice from these top TED speakers.<p>There are days that I'm on fire with creative ideas--I have tons of Post-It notes and email reminders to prove it!<p>But there are also those dreaded days that a creative block strikes, when it's like pulling …

Creativity

The Submarine pickup promises to make one guitar sound like two

Image 1 of 3<p>The Submarine pickup<p>Image 2 of 3<p>Image 3 of 3<p><b>Designed to fit both acoustic and electric guitars, The Submarine pickup picks up signal from</b> …

Books to read your first summer after graduating college

If you’re anything like me, the process of graduating college felt like a wave crashing on shore. All the excitement and congratulations and …

I’m a woman and I love Rush (and I am not alone)

<b>Rush singer/bassist Geddy Lee (Reuters/Paulo Whitaker)</b><p>Rush is a dude’s band — that’s the stereotype. But the band’s “sincerity loop” has a wider appeal<p>Annie Zaleski<p>June 17, 2015 11:00pm (UTC)<p>On Monday morning, Rush fans woke up to some rather unexpected news: "Rush Finally Make Rolling Stone's …

Celebrity News, Entertainment and More | Cosmopolitan UK

Jul 15, 2018<p>There must be something in the water with all these official Love Island couples.<p>Advertisement - Continue Reading Below<p>Jul 15, 2018<p>The …

Celebs Go Dating

25 Words That Don’t Mean What They Used To

When the English clergyman Thomas Fuller used the word <i>unfriended</i> in a letter dating from 1659, we can be pretty sure he wasn’t talking about his …

You can't read these books for 100 years

Authors Margaret Atwood and David Mitchell have committed works to the Future Library project.<p>For anyone who knows Atwood's (or Mitchell's) writing, …

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“It’s not about Nirvana”: The real story of the music uprising which upended corporate rock and killed hair metal

“Your Band Sucks” by Bitch Magnet’s Jon Fine looks at the pleasures and perils of “indie rock’s failed revolution”<p>The story of the indie rock era has rarely been told as well as it has in “Your Band Sucks,” the new chronicle by Bitch Magnet guitarist Jon Fine. Subtitled “What I Saw at Indie Rock’s …

The Culture of Rush: It's More than Rock 'n' Roll

aNewDomain — Rush have the most loyal following that any rock music band has ever known. Rush aren’t the most popular band ever, but their fans are …

Alabama Shakes Interview: On Success, Keeping It Real And Reinventing The Blues On New Album ‘Sound & Color’

Who knew there were so many advantages to having a concrete driveway? Alabama Shakes’ drummer Steve Johnson is listing them. “You can’t skateboard or …

Jimi Hendrix

27 Feminist Disney Moments That Unapologetically Smashed The Patriarchy

Breaking traditional gender norms, one song at a time.<p><i>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

How Big How Blue How Beautiful

Florence and the Machine’s 2012 <i>MTV Unplugged</i> set was startling. Here was Florence Welch’s magnificently wayward choir-girl voice laid bare, shorn of …

Music

Submarine lets you make one guitar sound like two

Some of my favourite products come about when those in non-technical professions have an idea and embark on a journey combining technology with their …

Guitar

The Older Generation Discuss the Meanings and History Behind Their Tattoos in This Short Documentary

Tattoos are a prevalent form of body art within street culture, containing its own aesthetic<p>Tattoos are a prevalent form of body art within street culture, containing its own aesthetic language and conventions that run a common theme. However, they also embody a deeply intimate visual …