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10 Underrated War Films for Serious Movie Buffs

Put these on the queue for your next movie night.<p>There's no doubt that there's a lot of great war cinema out there for movie buffs. You've got <i>Full Metal Jacket</i>, <i>The Deer Hunter</i>, and <i>Saving Private Ryan</i> just to name a well-known handful. But for every iconic film that has received dozens of accolades, …

World History

The Most Important Hip Hop Singles From 1996

<i>Art: Ricardo Castaneda</i><p>This year, Atlanta’s A3C Festival & Conference is focusing on one of hip hop’s most pioneering years: 1996. It was an important …

6 Producers Reflect on What Synth Innovator Don Buchla Meant to Electronic Music

EMA, Suzanne Ciani, and more pay tribute a man who tried to change the way humans interacted with their instruments.<p>Like few instrument designers before or since, Don Buchla wanted to change the way people thought about sound. Starting with his first electronic instrument—the Buchla Series 100—in …

Meyhem Lauren & Harry Fraud - Precious Metals (2016) [Zip] [Album]

Die Antwoord - Mount Ninji and Da Nice Time Kid (2016) [Zip] [Album]

Irv Da Phenom - Dream Big Hustle Hard Vol. 2 (2016) [Zip] [Album]

Rap & Hip-Hop

Scientists Developed a Way to Make DMT Trips Last Longer Than Ever

The new model still needs to be tested, but it could be a game-changer for one of the more intensely hallucinogenic psychedelics there is.<p><i>This piece was published in partnership with the Influence.</i><p>Known in drug lore as "the businessman's trip" for its lunch-break-size 15-minute duration, DMT …

Save yourself some money and learn how to clean your own sensor like a pro

Learning to clean your camera’s sensor is one of the most valuable skills a photographer can learn. At least when it comes to camera maintenance. …

Lightroom

The 50 Best Rap Mixtapes of the Millennium

What does “mixtape” mean anymore? In assembling this list, we asked the question again and again, partly because rap continues to redefine the term. In 2000, mixtapes were generally still piles of exclusive freestyles sequenced by enterprising DJs like DJ Clue–they were promotional tools, pure and …

16 incredible destinations in Asia that tourists don't know about yet

While some of these locations are remote, others are hidden gems often overlooked by tourists.<p>For those in search of the best spots to visit in Asia away from the masses, we've rounded up 16 breathtaking destinations that range from hidden beaches and charming fishing villages to jungle-clad …

Asia Travel

Top 15 The Roots Songs

The Roots started out in Philadelphia, formed in 1987 by emcee Tariq ‘Black Thought‘ Trotter and drummer and bandleader Ahmir ‘Questlove’ Thompson. …

The Pilot of This Camera Drone Has Mad Skills

Watching this footage of talented RC pilots making their planes perform amazing stunts is made all the more impressive when you stop to think about …

Tom Petty Considering 'Wildflowers' Tour in 2017

"I would like to go out there and perform the entire album as it was originally conceived," says Petty<p>Tom Petty will be on the road with Mudcrutch …

Rock Music

Top 15 Wu Tang Clan Songs

The Wu-Tang Clan arguably is THE most influential and successful Hip Hop collective ever. It all started in the early 90s when GZA teamed up with …

Rap & Hip-Hop

10 Creepiest Songs That Should Be In Horror Films

We’re used to throngs of drunken zombies performing the ‘Thriller’ dance or miming the ludicrous ‘Monster Mash’ this time of year, but these …

Coachella 2017 passes will go on sale Wednesday

Tickets for the 2017 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in Indio will go on sale Wednesday at 11 a.m. PDT for both weekends of the event, slated for April 14-16 and April 21-23.<p>Three-day passes for each weekend will cost $399 for general admission, with VIP passes priced at $899 and other …

Festivals

De La Soul share "Pain" ft. Snoop Dogg; Pete Rock CL Smooth, Kool G Rap more playing NYC shows

As previously mentioned, rap legends <b>De La Soul</b> are releasing the new crowdfunded album <i>And the Anonymous Nobody</i> on August 26, with guest appearances …

5 Upcoming Music Festivals With a Unique Twist

Symbiosis Gathering 2015 // Photo by Miles Najera<p>Music festivals have become a platform for change, sharing forward-thinking and innovative ideas on sustainability, healthy living, philosophy, evolution, politics, psychonautics, and more. While these educational aspects have become an integral part …

Five Awesome Science Courses You Can Take Online Completely Free

Editor's Blog Photo credit: Yulia Grigoryeva/ShutterstockScience often gets a bad rap for being inaccessible. But it’s actually never been easier to …

Science

Cinefix counts down the top 10 movies that break the rules of editing, genre, and more (VIDEO).

There are certain aspects of filmmaking that we take for granted: Some are just expectations—a movie that starts off as a crime drama typically won’t …

10 Awesome Movies You Need To Watch Before They Leave Netflix In June

features<p>1 year ago<p>The Others<p>We always hope that Netflix’s roster of horror films will be in tip top shape by the time that October rolls around, but …

The Best Films of the 2016 Cannes Film Festival

After nearly two weeks of viewing some of the best that cinema will have to offer this year, the 69th Cannes Film Festival has concluded. With <b>Ken</b> …

Cannes Film Festival

‘Hoodoo,’ John Fogerty’s lost, occult-tinged disco rock album

I won’t hear any badmouthing of John Fogerty on my internet. John Fogerty is tops. If he’d drunk a bottle of poison after recording “Proud Mary,” …

10 Classic 1980s West Coast Hip Hop Songs

In Hip Hop’s break out decade, there was more to West Coast Hip Hop than just N.W.A and Ice T. For this list, we have selected 10 classic West Coast …

On MULHOLLAND DRIVE and David Lynch’s Power to Manipulate

David Lynch is one of the greatest American filmmakers of all time, in his own way of the same stature as iconic directors like Alfred Hitchcock, …

Let's All Go Ahead and Agree to Make "No Problem" the Song of the Summer

This summer, it’s your duty to leap over like 12 picnic tables listening to these verses.<p>I’m already comfortable saying that Chance the Rapper’s new album <i>Coloring Book</i> is something of a masterpiece: It’s a thoughtful ode to Chicago, a gorgeous vision quest through the realm of gospel and jazz and …

Whoa! Here's Rare Footage of Kendrick Lamar Performing Live with Prince

We all knew Prince and Kendrick were close, but we didn't know they'd jammed together in front of a live audience.<p>Since the icon that was Prince passed away in April, we've been inundated with clips from just about anything people can get their hands on and repost. But that doesn't mean there …

Watch David Gilmour Seamlessly Blend 'Comfortably Numb,' 'Purple Rain'

Pink Floyd legend pays tribute to Prince at benefit show<p>On Sunday, David Gilmour paid tribute to the late Prince during his benefit performance for …

Guitar

4 Must-See Movies from the Tribeca Film Festival

Put these on your radar, stat.<p>The Tribeca Film Festival celebrated its 15th anniversary this year, taking over downtown Manhattan from April 13-24. More than 150 movies, chosen from 6,000+ entries, were shown. It's hard to pick favorites, but there were a few clear standouts to us—films that range …