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What Astronomers Are Learning From Gaia’s New Milky Way Map

A roundup of some of the most important discoveries gleaned so far from the Gaia space observatory’s new map of the galaxy.

Universe

The Best Spotify Playlists You Should Be Listening To Right Now

The act of listening to music is pretty straightforward, but being a dedicated music fan takes a lot of work, because it requires answers to many questions: What’s the best way to listen to your music? How do you keep up with what’s current in music? How do you discover new music?<p>With the rise of …

Bob Marley, Björk and David Bowie as you’ve never seen them

In June 1977, Bob Marley took a day off from the European leg of his Exodus tour to visit the photographer Allan Ballard at his studio in Primrose Hill, north London. Marley was said to dislike studio-based shoots and only did a couple in his lifetime, but on that day Ballard found him in playful …

Bob Marley

New To Circulation: Most Complete Recordings Of Phish Colorado 1988 Run Surface

Nearly 30 years after Phish's first run of shows outside of New England, previously-uncirculated audio from Colorado 1988 is now available.

Rock Music

John Perry Barlow, 70, Dies; Championed an Unfettered Internet

John Perry Barlow, a former cowpoke, Republican politician and lyricist for the Grateful Dead whose affinity for wide open spaces and free expression transformed him into a leading defender of an unfettered internet, died on Wednesday at his home in San Francisco. He was 70.<p>His death was confirmed …

San Francisco

Four apps that will help you learn to play music

Pick up an instrument, learn your favorite songs, and practice a bit of music theory.<p>I'm a musician, and I learned the tricks of the trade the expensive and slow way: with private guitar lessons, summer music programs, and more theory books than I'd like to admit. Thankfully, in 2018 you can get …

Apps

Full Show Audio: Joe Russo's Almost Dead Welcomes Stuart Bogie & Debuts 2 At Capitol Theatre

Quintet Joe Russo’s Almost Dead concluded a three-show stand at The Capitol Theatre on Sunday night in Port Chester, New York. The band welcomed old …

The Black Crowes Live Spotify Playlist

<b>Chris Robinson</b> will soon once again sing the songs of <b>The Black Crowes</b> as part of the recently revealed project <b>As The Crow Flies</b> which will tour later …

New To YouTube: Grateful Dead Closes Out Madison Square Garden Run On This Date In 1991

On this date in 1991 the <b>Grateful Dead</b> concluded a series of nine sold-out shows at Madison Square Garden in New York City. Audience-shot video of the …

Recommended Components: Fall 2017 Edition

Components listed here have been formally reviewed in <i>Stereophile</i> and have been found to be among the best available in each of four or five quality …

The 7 Best Climbing Roses for Your Garden

The best climbing roses have a wild side. Consider the one in my backyard. It covers a large crab apple tree that I disdain but for one attribute: it …

Climbing

Bavarian Bobber: Titan’s extraordinary BMW R50/3

Motorcycle fashions come and go, but the bobber has been around since the 1930s. In those days, it was known to speed-hungry Harley and Indian riders as a ‘cut down’ or ‘bob job.’ Fast forward 80 years, and the appeal of the bobber is still strong: Triumph is having difficulty meeting demand for …

Walk, Stretch or Dance? Dancing May Be Best for the Brain

Could learning to dance the minuet or fandango help to protect our brains from aging?<p>A new study that compared the neurological effects of country dancing with those of walking and other activities suggests that there may be something unique about learning a social dance. The demands it places on …

The Brain

An electrifying acoustic guitar performance | Rodrigo y Gabriela

10 Chuck Berry songs that inspired the rest of rock 'n' roll

<i>Editor's Note: Rock 'n' roll legend Chuck Berry died March 18, 2017. He was 90. The following takes a deep dive into the best of Berry's music, beyond his Top 20 hits.</i><p>One way to illustrate Chuck Berry's importance in the birth of rock is to point outthat he was one of the 10 musicians chosen for the<p>…

Music

Chuck Berry Lives!

Never has the anxiety of influence been captured so openly, and so vividly, as in the standoff between Chuck Berry and Keith Richards when they rehearsed Berry’s song “Carol” in St. Louis thirty years ago. To watch Berry bully, instruct, and, finally, cajole Richards into getting things right is as …

These amazing photos document the iconic Summer of Love in San Francisco

100,000 hippies descended on San Francisco in 1967. Jim Marshall captured it all.<p>The summer of 1967 in San Francisco was a magical time and …

San Francisco

Joe Russo's Almost Dead Brings Guests & Debut To The Capitol Theatre

Grateful Dead tribute act Joe Russo’s Almost Dead started their New Year’s Run with an intimate show at Threes Brewing in Brooklyn on Wednesday and …

Punk Rock Boxer: K-Speed’s slammed custom Ural

Practicality is a hot topic around here—so much so that we’ve added the word ‘fenders’ to our comment moderation watch list.<p>But our own tastes are eclectic, and we can appreciate everything from finely tuned race machines to bobbers with wafer-thin saddles. And we love the machines that roll out of …

Pro-Shot Video: Joe Russo's Almost Dead Shares Oakland 'Jack Straw'

On November 12 Grateful Dead tribute act Joe Russo’s Almost Dead returned to the Bay Area for a performance at the Fox Theater in Oakland. Earlier …

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“My attitude is never to be satisfied, never enough, never.”Duke Ellington

“My attitude is never to be satisfied, never enough, never.”<p>Duke Ellington.

Shot Red Rocks 2016 Full Show Video

Colorado funk act The Motet played before a capacity crowd at the iconic Red Rocks Amphitheatre in Morrison, Colorado on July 22. JamBase teamed with …

Watch Expanded Version Of The Black Crowes On 'Storytellers' In 1996

Earlier this month a terrible year for the loss of musicians continued with word longtime <b>Black Crowes</b> keyboardist <b>Eddie Harsch</b> had died. Harsch was a …

Skiing Southern Colorado’s Powder Highway

The world is a swirling snow globe as I drive over Red Mountain Pass en route from Silverton to Telluride on day three of the Southern Colorado Powder Highway. Hands gripped to the steering wheel, I lean forward and squint, struggling to discern where the snow-coated hairpins blur to sheer drops. …

Skiing

Illustration by James Boyle<p>The Trailer Park<p>Every single ski movie trailer of the season, parked right here for your viewing pleasure<p>POWDER …

Holly Bowling Pulls Back The Curtain On Her 'Eyes Of The World' Arrangement

When pianist Holly Bowling came onto the scene, she focused strictly of interpretations of Phish songs and jams. Then, JamBase enlisted Holly to …

[UPDATED] Full Shows Audio: Joe Russo's Almost Dead Fall 2016 Brooklyn Bowl Run

From Thursday to Saturday Grateful Dead tribute act Joe Russo’s Almost Dead played three shows at the venue where it all started for the band, …