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PJ Harvey: Dry Album Review

If PJ Harvey had her way, she would have made her public debut on Slint’s <i>Spiderland</i>. At age 20 or so, she answered the Kentucky five-piece’s call for a female backing vocalist, but never heard back. In one way, you can imagine it: both subtly violent acts from their respective south, with the …

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Best-loved new cars of 2016

Porsche was named America's favorite car brand for the 12th straight year.<p>That's according to JD Power's latest autos survey, which ranked the year's new car models based on feedback from American customers about design, comfort, power, reliability and safety.<p>Perhaps more surprising is the fact …

Music festival boom and bust: Lollapalooza, Coachella and Desert Trip boast big sales, but some fests are suffering

<b>The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in Indio, California April 12, 2015. (Reuters/Lucy Nicholson)</b><p>Despite Lolla’s blockbuster 25th birthday, a formula for multi-day festival success remains complex and elusive<p>Annie Zaleski<p>July 27, 2016 10:58pm (UTC)<p>This weekend in Chicago, Lollapalooza is …

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An ingenious escape from slavery [Futility Closet 013]

<i>Hosted by Greg and Sharon Ross, Futility Closet is a celebration of the quirky and the curious, the thought-provoking and the simply amusing. This</i> …

Movies, TV, books, the Web: 2013’s bests — so far

We’re halfway through the year. Determined to catch up this summer? Here’s your guide to everything you must know<p>Salon Staff<p>July 4, 2013 4:00pm (UTC)<p><b>"The Flamethrowers" by Rachel Kushner.</b> This novel has a bold, seamless confidence in itself and in the significance of what it has to say that you …

Lesbian love story 'La Vie d'Adele' wins top prize at Cannes

An emotional lesbian love story by French director Abdellatif Kechiche won the top prize at the 2013 Cannes festival on Sunday, ending 12 packed days of premieres, celebrity appearances, rain and dramatic jewelry thefts.<p>"La Vie d'Adele -- Chapitre 1 & 2" ("Blue is the Warmest Color") was chosen …

OK, Cupid: giving your love life to Google Glass and the hive mind

On January 20, 2013, sometime before 7:45PM, Lauren McCarthy sat down at a table. She was early. She always arrived early. Once she had a spot, she checked her setup. She kept the iPhone in her purse, its camera poking out and angled to capture the whole scene. The iPod touch was kept close at …

Tim Ferriss Shares How to Master Any Skill by Deconstructing It

Tim Ferriss, the guy behind The 4 Hour Work Week, The 4 Hour Body and The 4 Hour Chef, took the stage at TNW Conference in Amsterdam to discuss how you can master almost any skill through the process of deconstructing it.<p>In case you haven’t heard of Ferriss, he has essentially turned himself into a …