Max Giese

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Guitar Essentials: How to Make Your Playing More Interesting

<b>PHOTO: Cindy Moorhead</b><p>Playing chords all the time can get to be pretty boring, both for you and the people listening to you.<p>Fortunately, there are a …

10 Tips For Staying Positive In The Midst Of Negative News Cycles

<i>"Be the change you want to see in the world." ~ Mahatma Gandhi</i><p>I'm a believer in the adage that knowledge is power and that it's important to be aware of what's happening with our global neighbors. We're all connected, more so now than ever before because technology has given us immediate access to …

The Best Spotify Playlists You Should Be Listening To Right Now

<b>Last Updated: May 18th</b><p>Spotify is filled with users (including Spotify itself) who put in the effort to curate playlists that feature the right songs for the right mood, or perhaps what’s most current so you can be an informed fan. There are thousands and thousands of playlists, though, so let me …

How The Pretty Reckless Is Helping Keep Rock Alive

<i>Edited by Brett Buchanan</i><p>Rock and roll is on the move again. With many bands from previous decades going back on tour, and many new artists adapting …

The Glorious Panic of a Radiohead Concert in 2016

The band’s U.S. tour debut at Madison Square Garden showed that the band’s dread-ridden point of view has never been more relevant.<p>Radiohead’s first American show in four years was terrifying. Throughout the band’s two hours and 15 minutes on stage at New York’s Madison Square Garden on Tuesday, my …

Indie Music

The Many Sides—Wild and Otherwise—of Lou Reed

Screenings, tai chi sessions and, of course, music are part of Lou Reed tribute at Lincoln Center<p>Famous as a gritty rock star and visceral poet of the New York streets, Lou Reed continues to command attention, three years after his death.<p>The musician’s songs, which ranged from pop classics such as …

The Arts

The best CrossFit workouts for beginners

Why CrossFit? For one thing, it’s incredibly effective, as proven by the tens of thousands of ripped dudes around the world hoisting barbells in …

5 savagely hard boxing workouts that'll get you in fighting shape