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Europe’s Rising Star: Liverpool

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>With more than a little dose of nocturnal naughtiness and a waterfront to rival any in Europe, <b>Liverpool</b> has emerged as one of England’s most convivial and cosmopolitan cities.<p>The Tate Liverpool, in the Albert Dock, allows visitors to ponder art—Jean Arp, Marcel Duchamp, Max …

Artists

My Hanging Surrender

Solomon

Just For Me (But I Thought Of You)

The film that makes me cry: Fantastic Mr Fox

Wes Anderson’s sophisticated hero hides a dark secret beneath his starched collar – he’s neither fully man nor beast. But then, all of us share this tragic quality<p>Mr Fox sits down to breakfast. He’s turned his back on a life of crime and now works as a columnist on a local newspaper. He wears a tie …

Action! Vimeo launches The Greasy Hands Preachers

This weekend, the definitive film about the new wave custom scene is released to the public.<p>Following its premiere at the San Sebastian film festival, <i>The Greasy Hands Preachers</i> is going global with Vimeo. From Sunday you can stream and download the 90-minute documentary—and you can pre-book right …

Motorcycles

Lead Belly: the musician who influenced a generation

Lead Belly is one of great musical influences of the 20th century and his work is celebrated in a brilliant box set Lead Belly: The Smithsonian Folkways Collection<p>"No Lead Belly, no <b>Beatles</b>," George Harrison once said.<p>More than six decades after his death from Lou Gehrig's disease in 1949, the …

Remembering the Day Miles Davis's Masterpiece Took Shape

A look back at the afternoon that Miles Davis started recording Kind of Blue, one of the biggest albums of the 20th century.<p>Every music fan touches <i>Kind of Blue</i>. It is the best-selling jazz album of all time. <i>Kind of Blue</i> was recorded over two days, the first of which, March 2, 1959, was 56 years ago …

Jazz for Beginners: How to Listen to Jazz | The Art of Manliness

Jazz.<p>It’s the music that many men say they like, but don’t actually know anything about.<p>Which is a shame for a whole host of reasons.<p>For starters, …

The 5 Best Albums and 5 Best Songs This Month - PAPER

Paul Newman's best films - Telegraph

Soft centre of Muhammad Ali, the love-bomb, at heart of touching film

“What’s your daddy’s name?” says the husky voice on the other end of the phone. “Muhammad Ali!” comes the little-girl response, but in the tone and lilt of a ring announcer, as if part of a never-ending show. Because Ali is not just a father to his nine children, nor even a retired and venerated …

The Best Classic Hollywood Fall and Winter Style

Our favorite fall/winter styles from classic Hollywood stars.<p><b>If you want to be</b> inspired to dress your best, there's no better place to look than to history—Hollywood history especially. They don't make movies like they used to, and neither, of course, do they make stars. It was in the 1930s and …

Best Performances

A Profile of Artist Mac Premo

Brooklyn-based Mac Premo aptly self-identifies as an artist and a "stuff-maker." Peering into his studio reveals that the latter is surely a description he lives up to on a daily basis. Premo recently invited Dutch filmmaker Bas Berkhout (now based in Brooklyn) into his studio and home to learn …

Art

17 Amazing Photos Mixing Star Wars and Real Life

What if Luke and Leia lived next door? It'd look a lot like this.<p><b>When Toronto-based</b> photographer Thomas Dagg isn't shooting for clients like BMW, he's re-imagining the world around him as a fantastical place. Taking normal, mundane photos, he makes them surreal with the well-placed addition of a …

6 motorcycle movies worth watching

The fine art of the motorcycle movie has hit a speed hump in recent years. Raw and gritty paens to the alternative lifestyle are harder to find. And easy access to broadcast-quality DSLR recording has caused a rise in quantity rather than quality.<p>But it’s not all showers of sparks from angle …

Film Festivals

Watch Screen Tests | Cara Delevingne: Screen Test | W Magazine Video | CNE

Cara Delevingne: Screen Test<p>The supermodel, and cover star of W’s October 2014 issue, discusses her childhood desire to be a Disney star, the questions she would most like to ask Queen Elizabeth II, why she has a crush on Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt, and more in a video interview with Lynn …

How Could I Not?

Super Normal Super Models

Sweatshirts. Sneakers. Jeans. Underwear. The most drop-dead gorgeous women and men in the world—hey, they’re just like us!

BMW Paris Dakar replica by Svako

With a barrage of classic BMW boxer customs gracing our screens of late, it’s easy to overlook the legendary R80 G/S. Being such an iconic motorcycle, few builders dare customize it. Especially when dealing with the über-cool Paris Dakar model with its large capacity fuel tank, solo seat and …

Motorcycles

Rich and Poor: America's great social divide – in pictures

Jim Goldberg's photographs show both sides of the wealth gap in 1970s and 80s San Francisco, from lonely countesses to three poverty-stricken musketeers

50 Best Non-fiction Adventure Books | The Art of Manliness

Following up on our recent look into the world of fictional adventure literature, we now turn to the true life tales of exploration, adventure, and …

Top 5 Modern Motorcycles

It’s a widely held opinion that contemporary motorcycle design isn’t quite what it used to be. The sense of nostalgia that fuels the custom scene is often associated with the belief that motorcycling’s golden age preceded 1980. Bikes looked better, had more class and were built simpler, devoid of …

Motorcycles

Light at the Museum

David Beckham is Now a Fashion Designer

<b>When it was announced</b> earlier this year that David Beckham would be starring in Belstaff's spring/summer 2014 campaign, it wasn't a complete surprise. After all, Beckham is a first-rate athlete and global superstar who has modeled in various campaigns before this. Not to mention that both Beckham …

The 21 Most Stylish Men of Soccer