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Here's How To Make Restaurant-Quality Coconut Rice At Home

Up your rice game.<p>Servings: 4<p>Start to finish: 35 minutes (10 minutes active)<p><i>Note: Don’t use a small saucepan. If the cooking liquid bubbles over, the sugar will cause it to smoke and burn. A medium or large heavy-bottomed saucepan is best.</i><p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>2 tablespoons coconut oil<p>½ cup unsweetened …

Recipes

10 Outdoor Fire Pits Under $150

Our top picks will make it a summer to remember (marshmallows not included)<p>You know what your summer needs? A fire pit. And pronto, because that hole you dug in the side yard is probably not a legal situation. We know what you're thinking: Aren't fire pits are for fancy people with finished patios …

Landscaping

Visualizing Dante’s Hell: See Maps & Drawings of Dante’s Inferno from the Renaissance Through Today

<i>The light was departing. The brown air drew down</i> <i><br>all the earth’s creatures, calling them to rest</i> <i><br>from their day-roving, as I, one man alone,</i><p><i>prepared</i> …

Literature

Anni Albers retrospective celebrates Bauhaus pioneer

Groundbreaking textile artist Anni Albers is among numerous women who studied at the storied Bauhaus art school. But unlike its leading men, she is …

Art

'A new room in the Great Pyramid': lost 1963 John Coltrane album discovered

A lost album of originals by John Coltrane, the American saxophonist who took jazz to new heights of freedom and expression, has been unearthed.<p>The album, being released on 29 June as Both Directions at Once: the Lost Album, was recorded in a session on 6 March 1963, at the Van Gelder studios in …

Soul Music

Lost John Coltrane recording from 1963 to be released on June 29 | Gary

<b>By Giovanni Russonello, nytimes.com</b><p>If you heard the John Coltrane Quartet live in the early-to-mid-1960s, you were at risk of having your entire …

John Coltrane

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“It's the Holy Grail,” shouts the press release for the forthcoming album of unknown recordings of the great John Coltrane Quartet. Well, we're used to hyperbole when it comes to releases of unknown jazz recordings, and there's always some tantalising discovery coming onto the market. But when the …

Horns

Found: A Lost John Coltrane Record

It’s from sessions at New Jersey’s Van Gelder Studio, the same place Coltrane made A Love Supreme.<p>On March 6, 1963, after a long day of recording, …

Soul Music

Spicy Tahini and Avocado Soba

Soba + tahini + avocado? Enough said. This full- meal noodle salad is one of my favorite ways to fill up on good carbs, healthy fats, and plenty of …

Food

Visit an Online Collection of 61,761 Musical Instruments from Across the World

The study of musical instruments opens up vast histories of sound reverberating through the centuries. Should we embark on a journey through halls of …

You Could Soon Be Able to Text with 2,000 Ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphs

Growing up, I had a box set of Egyptian hieroglyphic stamps from the Metropolitan Museum of Art. For a few weeks I used it to write coded letters to …

A New, Previously Lost John Coltrane Album? Yes, Please!

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John Coltrane

Notations: John Cage Publishes a Book of Graphic Musical Scores, Featuring Visualizations of Works by Leonard Bernstein, Igor Stravinsky, The Beatles & More (1969)

If you know just one piece by avant-garde composer and all-around oracle of indeterminacy John Cage, you know 1952's <i>4'33"</i>, which consists, for that …

These are the hometowns of Americans who died for the U.S. since 9/11

Today is the 17th Memorial Day since 9/11. Since then, 6,940 U.S. military service members have died for America. Why it matters: Every part of the …

Demographics

The Beatles' Revelatory White Album Demos: A Complete Guide

Lennon was clearly enthusiastic about "Cry Baby Cry," pushing it to the top of the pile as the first song tackled at the Esher summit. He'd been …

Guitar

Saturated: The Allure and Science of Color

<i>Saturated</i> explores the elusive, complex phenomenon of color perception and how it has captivated artists, designers, scientists, and philosophers. …

Smithsonian

At 80, Ed Ruscha Remains a Master of American Pop Art

The iconic painter of American gas stations is being honored in four separate exhibitions this year.<p>Ed Ruscha remains a giant of pop and conceptual …

Art

The Lost Lingo of New York City’s Soda Jerks

Anyone for a “glob”?<p>Throughout the 1940s, during the post-dinner lull, students and staff at Columbia University would make a beeline for Friedgen’s …

Ice Cream

Starting in the 1920s, inventive entrepreneurs started creating attention-grabbing buildings to appeal to passing drivers and while they were initially dismissed as monstrous, their appeal has endured. In Jim Heimann’s new book, California Crazy, a collection of essays accompanies images of the …

Architecture

Robert Rauschenberg’s 34 Illustrations of Dante’s Inferno (1958-60)

Perhaps more than any other postwar avant-garde American artist, Robert Rauschenberg matched, and maybe exceeded, Marcel Duchamp’s puckish …

Art

American Crows and Ravens: What's the Difference?

It takes an eye for small details to be a good bird-watcher. And that's certainly the case for ravens and crows. Altogether, there are more than 30 …

Birds

Gypsy Jazz Guitar – Rhythm & Chord Progressions

This gypsy jazz guitar lesson is an introduction to “La Pompe”, the typical rhythm guitar strumming used in gypsy jazz, aka <i>Manouche</i>. You will learn …

Electric Guitar

Sounds of the Office: History and culture in sound

When defining the term "Folkways" Moses Asch said simply: "Anything that is sound." In the spirit of Asch's assessment, one of the most essential, …

Corporate Culture

Bamboo Theatre / DnA

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Bamboo is a quickly growing grass that is found in every garden in China and as spare woodland in many …

Architecture

One-Pan Chicken Drumsticks with Rice and Beans

Clean out your pantry with this customizable one-pan dinner that can be seasoned with whatever spices you happen to have on hand.

Lemon Vinaigrette

<b>by Lisa Bryan | Downshiftology</b> — May 19, 2018<p>This <b>lemon vinaigrette</b> is a staple dressing recipe and instantly brightens any salad or plate of veggies. …

Recipes

Jarvis Cocker: how Tom Wolfe's The Electric Kool‑Aid Acid Test changed my life

Wolfe found Kesey in jail in late 1966 and persuaded him to tell the whole story of how he had ended up there<p>The Acid Test is not just an engaging historical curio: the revolution it depicts the birth of is still happening<p>Tom Wolfe’s <i>The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test</i> is a literary “gateway drug” – a …

Literature

Artist's eye-popping 3D murals make buildings look like they're dissolving (Video)

We take the solidity of walls as a given: they look solid, therefore they should be solid. However, Italian artist Peeta (a.k.a. Manuel de Rita) …

On Its 25th Anniversary, Hear Liz Phair’s Groundbreaking Exile in Guyville Juxtaposed Song-By-Song With the Album That Inspired It, the Rolling Stones’ Exile on Main Street

<i>Images via Wikimedia Commons. Liz Phair left, Mick Jagger right</i><p>In 1971, post-Altamont fiasco, the Rolling Stones went into exile... not on some dusty …

Guitarist Shreds Country-Fried Version of John Coltrane's "Giant Steps"

192<p>SHARES<p>Here's a video that's been burning up the internet—and a maple Tele fretboard—for awhile. It's jazz legend John Coltrane's "Giant Steps" …