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Amba Sayal-Bennett at the London Art Fair

Part of the fun of the London Art Fair, an annual showcase for modern and contemporary British art, is discovering emerging artists. The Art Projects section of the show is where you’ll find new names from all around the world, as well as homegrown talent. One of our favorites this year was Amba …

Art

Singles Club Year Two

These days, many see vinyl records as coveted relics of interest for a niche audience, though in fact international sales hit a two-decade high in 2014 with six million LPs sold in the US alone. While some chalk this up to a widespread vintage fetish, it may be that people have been missing the …

Multimedia

Play Me, I’m Yours

Touring internationally since 2008, <i>Play Me, I’m Yours</i> is an artwork by British artist Luke Jerram. Reaching over 10 million people worldwide, more …

What It Would (Sort Of) Look Like If Glenn Howerton Had Starred In ‘Guardians Of The Galaxy’

Man Juggles Nine Glowing Balls in Various Patterns Inside a Transparent Cone

Former Cirque du Soleil performer Greg Kennedy demonstrates his innovative approach to juggling by impressively manipulating nine glowing balls in …

Bryan Cranston Narrates the Tongue-in-Cheek Bedtime Story ‘You Have to Fucking Eat’

Emmy-winning actor Bryan Cranston has narrated author Adam Mansbach‘s tongue-in-cheek bedtime story <i>You Have to Fucking Eat</i>, which was released today …

‘The Adventures of The Sweet Electric’, Liam Lynch’s Bizarre Video Series About a Spacefaring Android Band

Android band The Sweet Electric embarks on an array of space exploits in the wonderfully bizarre video series <i>The Adventures of The Sweet Electric</i> by …

PBS Game/Show Explores What a Game Actually Is and Why It Matters

PBS Game/Show host Jamin Warren recently explored what a game actually is and why it matters. Rather than declaring the question irrelevant like some …

‘Interview With a Time Traveler’, A Short Film Exploring the Burden of Traveling Through Time

“Interview With a Time Traveler” is a short film that explores the burden of traveling through time. The film is centered around a nameless time …

‘Running the Gammatar’, Comedy Short About the Banal Lives of Residents in a City Under Constant Giant Monster Attack

“Running the Gammatar” is a short comedy film written and directed by Philadelphia filmmaker Joe Kramer about the lives of a group of young people …

Crumbles Converts Typed Words Into One-Word Video Clips From Movies and Television

Crumbles is a new way to send messages that takes typed words and converts them intoto a video using short one-word clips from movies and television. …

Jon Hamm Visits Chris Hardwick’s ‘Midnight’ Game Show to Pose Questions About ‘Bodega Cats’

An incredibly enthusiastic Jon Hamm visited the set of <i>Midnight</i>, host Chris Hardwick‘s late-night game show, to proclaim his love of internet felines …

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Explains Why He Wears the Same Gray T-Shirt Every Day

During a recent Q&A session at Facebook in Menlo Park, California, CEO Mark Zuckerberg answered a question about why he wears the same gray T-shirt …

Swedish Guitarist Mattias Eklundh Demonstrates How to Create Eardrum-Piercing Harmonic Sounds

In his latest instructional video, Freak Kitchen guitarist Mattias Eklundh demonstrates how to make some truly unpleasant dissonant harmonic noises …

How to Supercool Water: A SciShow Experiment

‘The Life and Death of Tommy Chaos and Stacey Danger’, A Short But Charming Epic Sci-Fi Love Story

“The Life and Death of Tommy Chaos and Stacey Danger” is a science-fiction romantic comedy short film directed by New York filmmaker Michael Lukk …

Black Hole Challenge To Einstein's Theory

Structural changes to the Milky Way’s super-massive black hole have been detected as it emitted a blaze of electromagnetic energy, an observation that could lead to a profound rethinking of physics.<p>The images of the singularity at the core of our galaxy (called Sagittarius A*, abbreviated SgrA* and …

Why Folk Singer Nick Drake is the Soundtrack of the Spring Collections

Nick Drake<p>Of all the images that lit up my Instagram feed during this past fashion week, it’s the pictures of models lounging on the lush, mossy runway at the close of the Dries Van Noten show that still resonate. Why? They recall the innocent early days of the countercultural movement, that …

Stream New Releases From Cut Copy, Nots, Cult of Youth, and Celestial Shore via Pitchfork Advance

On November 11, Cut Copy will release <i>Cut Copy Presents: Oceans Apart,</i> a compilation curated and mixed by the band, via their own label, Cutters. It serves as a 19-track primer of sorts on Melbourne's dance music scene.<p>From now until November 11, <i>Cut Copy Presents: Oceans Apart</i> will be streaming …

Mark Lanegan's New Album: Phantom Radio

Alt-rock vet makes a grimly beautiful record on his phone<p>Since his days fronting grunge-era rockers Screaming Trees, baritone growler Mark Lanegan …

Leonard Cohen

Music Review: Deerhoof returns to cast a jaundiced eye at American hubris

Deerhoof’s <i>La Isla Bonita</i> is all about repetition, mantras, lacerating chords, and joyful, cacophonous catharsis. Singer-bassist Satomi Matsuzaki …

United States

Owen - Borne On The FM Waves Of The Heart (Against Me!)

STRFKR - Hungry Ghost

Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin - Phantomwise

Owen - Judas (Depeche Mode)

SQÜRL - Francine Says

Striking Collages Replace Guns from Vintage Photos with Life-Size Flowers

A French creative who goes by the name Mister Blick fuses vintage black and white photographs with colorful illustrations of flowers. The monochromatic pictures depict men at war, and we see them among the trenches and fighter jets. But, instead of guns in their hands, Blick has seamlessly replaced …

Vintage

What Is Nothing? A Mind-Bending Debate about the Universe Moderated by Neil deGrasse Tyson

<b>Isaac Asimov</b> — sage of science, champion of creativity in education, visionary of the future, lover of libraries, Muppet friend — endures as one of the most visionary scientific minds in modern history. Every year, the Hayden Planetarium at the American Museum of Natural History, of which Asimov …

Owen - Under The Blanket (The Smoking Popes)