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This Interactive Map Of Music Genres Will Take Up The Rest Of Your Day

A Belgian architect has created a map that could be the Internet’s next great music source.<p>The word ‘map’ doesn’t quite do Musicmap justice. If it were merely a map, that would just be a chance to jokingly present Dubstep as the Port Moseby, Papua New Guinea of the music world. Instead, the new …

Papua New Guinea

Jazz-Blues Comping with "Chord Jabs"

5<p>SHARES<p>Continuing our exploration of cool things to do with a jazz-blues chord progression in a rhythm section, I’d now like to demonstrate an …

Easy Classical Guitar: Carulli - Waltz in C with Notation, Guitar Tab and Audio

Easy Classical Guitar: Carulli - Waltz in C with Notation, Guitar Tab and Audio<p>Updated on August 5, 2016<p>Waltz no. 1 in C by Carulli<p>Here's a simple …

Electric Guitar

Anatomy of a Monster: Reinhard Heydrich

In Sean Ellis’ <i>ANTHROPOID</i>, Czechoslovakian resistance fighters Jan Kubiš (Jamie Dornan) and Jozef Gabčík (Cillian Murphy) risk everything to take out …

Sky News’ Terrorism Report On The French Church Attack Plays Like A Parody

On Tuesday, two men pledged allegiance to ISIS while storming a church in Normandy, France. They took five hostages and forced a priest to kneel before slitting his throat. Both attackers were killed by police, and authorities later revealed that one attacker was a teenager who was detained and …

Extremism

If you’re not watching 'BoJack Horseman,' you’re missing TV’s funniest comedy

Do I have to do this again?<p>Netflix's "BoJack Horseman" is the best comedy on television. This was true in its first season, and its especially true in its third season.<p>The animated show centers around BoJack Horseman (Will Arnett), an aging '90s sitcom star who drinks his way through most of his …

Comedy

How Guitar Players Suffer

8<p>SHARES<p>You’ve been up late practicing all week. The repetitive click of the metronome has been scorched into your eardrums. Your fingers feel like …

A Tour Of Seattle During The Glory Days Of Grunge

Grunge isn’t a music style. It’s complaining set to a drop D tuning.— Jeff Gilbert, KZOK DJ<p><b>FROM THE MUDDY BANKS OF THE WISHKAH</b><p>It’s a grey place. Little three room mill houses line the streets. Logs still float down the murky Chehalis River. The smell of sawdust fills the air. This was Aberdeen, …

Kurt Cobain

How should we interpret the Genesis flood account?

The story of Noah, the ark, and the Flood in Genesis 6-9 is one of the most famous and controversial passages in the entire Bible. The story, …

Theology

Five Ways to Make Your Band Better

2<p>SHARES<p>Whether you play in a band or record music on your own, there’s something useful in this video for you.<p>Jim Lill has been on the road with his …

Guitar

Led Zeppelin Urge Judge to Halt 'Stairway to Heaven' Trial

Jimmy Page, Robert Plant, Warner Music insist plaintiff has failed to introduce burden of proof after three days<p>Attorneys representing Jimmy Page, …

Black Holes Could Be 'Back Doors' to Another Universe, Say Physicists

How to tunnel to another world.<p>A physical object, such as a person or a spacecraft, could theoretically make it through a wormhole in the centre of a …

Hilarious Batman V Superman Parody Clip From Robot Chicken

For as bitter and aggressive as Ben Affleck's Batman was in <i>Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice</i>, he's got nothing on Adult Swim's version.<p>The talented …

God Admits Stealing Idea For Messiah From Zoroastrianism

THE HEAVENS—Under pressure from scholars, who for centuries have pointed out strong similarities between certain aspects of the two religions, God …

Religion

Will this Bluetooth guitar pick improve your playing?

<b>Countless picks come through these hallowed doors - some are designed as learning aids, others claim to revolutionise the plectrum, but the</b> …

Guitar

This Awesome Video Explains The Entire Universe in Less Than 4 Minutes

And at the end of it we're all still going to die.<p>We humans like to make a big deal of things - climate change, new viruses, the death of our …

Black Holes

It Takes Just Four Minutes To Explain the Entire Universe

In need of a quick refresher course on, well, the science of pretty much everything? Here’s a cheeky, irreverent summation of the universe in just …

Mostly Mute Monday: Hubble unveils deepest view of the Universe, ever

Ultra-deep field? Move over; there’s a new deepest-view of all!<p><i>“In other words, theory attempts to segregate the minimum number of possible worlds</i> …

Remembering Andy Kaufman With Performances You May Not Have Seen

On this day, May 16, in 1984, Andy Kaufman passed away at the age of 35.<p>No, seriously, he really did die. He didn’t fake his death, though many still …

Billy Eichner

This Week’s Night Sky: Watch a Parade of Planets

The moon will gather with a colorful ensemble of planets and stars, leading up to the year’s best view of the red planet Mars.<p><b>Planet Party.</b> After darkness falls on May 18, look toward the high southern sky for the waxing gibbous moon posing next to the dazzling blue star Spica.<p>The two objects will …

Assassin's Creed Movie Premiere Trailer is Out & It's Fantastic

Assassin’s Creed Movie World Premiere Trailer is Out<p>Check out the trailer for the Assassin’s Creed Movie starring Michael Fassbender and Marion …

Gaming Industry

The 20 Grossest Moments In Rock

Click or tap to zoom into this image<p>This is image <i>1</i> of 20<p>Remember Pete Doherty’s blood paintings? A selection of these gruesome artworks went on sale …

Everything You Need to Know About Changing Guitar Strings

5<p>SHARES<p>Changing guitar strings isn't a complicated task, but try convincing a new guitarist of that. It can seem plenty intimidating to a …

NASA stitched together thousands of Hubble images to create this mesmerizing galaxy zoom

Do you ever think about how small we are in comparison to the rest of the galaxy? How about the universe? This week, NASA released a time lapse video …

Universe

Mars and Earth are getting closer (for now)

<b>(CNN) —</b> We haven't seen Mars like this in more than a decade.<p>The red planet will soon be closer to Earth that it has been in 11 years: On May 30, Mars will be about 46.8 million miles (75.3 million kilometers) from Earth. Yes, that's still a long way off, but sometimes Mars is 249 million miles …

Astronomy

Scientists Have Finally Figured Out Why Your Labrador Is So Fat

Thanks, genetics.<p>Head to your dog park, and you'll probably find yourself swimming in a sea of labrador retrievers. They've been America’s favourite …

Pets

25 Unfathomable Facts About Porn And Sex (You Can't Unknow)

We all know the internet is only good for two things: Editing Wikipedia pages to contain hideous lies and looking at free porn. But, as you're about …

GIF Animations

Breaking Down Prince's Epic Guitar Solo at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

<i>Excerpted from TIME’s</i> Prince: An Artist’s Life<i>, a 96-page, fully illustrated commemorative edition. Available at retailers and at Amazon.com.</i><p>I invite …

Guitar

Supermassive black holes offer hint at structure of the universe

New research into supermassive black holes has left astronomers scratching their heads — and has some excited that the findings may reveal …

Universe