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10 Short Daily Drills to Combat Back Pain

The discs that make up our spine are super-hydrated and fat when we wake in the morning. Sounds good, right?<p>But as we sit through the day, our hip …

6 Workouts For When You're On Your Period And Nothing Will Soothe Your Cramps

Once a month, I have a totally valid and acceptable excuse to skip a workout, that my boyfriend will simply never be able to use.<p>Yep, it's my …

This Workout Is Proven to Slow the Aging Process—Here's How to Do It Right

To the uninitiated, the weights area can seem like the most intimidating part of the gym, but according to a new study published in the journal</i> …

Suspended – Medium

How To Do The Perfect Kettlebell Swing

Internet forums are funny things. They remind me of the zoo. Often they’re fascinating to watch and you can get a rare insight into some hidden facet …

Workouts

Got 10 Minutes? This Kettlebell Workout Only Has 3 Exercises

The versatile kettlebell can test your strength, endurance, and core balance all in one quick and simple workout session.<p><i>This article originally</i> …

Workouts

Unseen Woodstock photographs displayed 45 years on

<b>The Glastonbury festival is well under way with bands like Metallica and Kasabian among the thousands of artists who will be playing across the weekend.</b><p>This year, Woodstock, one of the early music festivals which - along with the Monterey Pop festival - arguably laid the foundations for the …

Vietnam War

The 1975's Matt Healy: 'Success is brittle'

The night before, Matt Healy had been entertaining Lindsay Lohan backstage at the Bowery Ballroom in New York. Tonight, sitting across a candlelit table in a lower Manhattan restaurant as dusk gathers outside, he has got a question for me.<p>"Do you like me?"<p>I've really enjoyed our conversation, I …

Hold On We're Going Home (Drake Cover)

The Untold and Deeply Stoned Story of the First U.S. Rock Festival

How the Doors, Byrds and nearly 30 other bands, a pack of Hells Angels and a lot of drugs made history at Fantasy Fair & Magic Mountain<p><i>On June 10th</i> …

San Francisco

American Apparel founder Charney stages fightback against dismissal

The founder of the US fashion brand American Apparel, who was fired last week, has launched a campaign to get his job back and said he will seek severance pay of up to $25m (£15m) if he is unsuccessful.<p>Dov Charney said the company he founded 25 years ago, and which became known for its Made in the …

A craze for 'loom bands'

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/1087000/1087600_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524672142_c8fb7e90c7385fa19cfd9afe4b52f5cb<p><b>Why are "loom bands" one of the most popular toys in the world at the moment?</b><p>In this era of babies playing with tablets and young teenagers living and …

Bands

Drake to Host Pool Party, Basketball Tournament, Parties With Lil Wayne and Kevin Hart at Houston Appreciation Weekend

Drake and October's Very Own are throwing a celebration of Houston <i>in</i> Houston. It's called Houston Appreciation Weekend, and it takes place June 12-15. At the center of the festivities, on Saturday, June 14, is a Drake concert at Warehouse Live.<p>There will also be an OVO pop-up shop, a hookah pop-up, …

Pinback Announce North American Tour Celebrating Summer in Abaddon Reissue

Pinback have announced a North American tour to celebrate the tenth anniversary reissue of the band's classic third record, <i>Summer in Abaddon</i>. The band will perform <i>Summer in Abaddon</i> in full on tour. Check out dates below.<p>Touch and Go Records, meanwhile, will be reissuing the record on maroon vinyl …

American Football, 'Never Meant'

Fifteen years after its release, the emo mixtape staple finally gets its own video with a love story that perfectly reflects Mike Kinsella's sweetly sung sigh, "We were falling out of love."<p>Director Chris Strong took his inspiration for the video directly from the album's darkly glowing artwork:<p>The …

Love Stories

Bombay Bicycle Club On World Cafe

Bombay Bicycle Club formed when its members were teenagers in South London. It took its name from a now-defunct chain of Indian restaurants in the group's hometown. The band's initial good fortune in winning the Road To V contest in 2006 earned it an opening spot in a major festival, which helped …

Song Premiere: alt-J, 'Hunger Of The Pine'

In 2012, alt-J made its debut with <i>An Awesome Wave,</i> and every one of those 13 songs would slay me.Now the band has returnedwith another shifting and intrepid sonic adventure, "Hunger of the Pine," which will appear on alt-J's second album, <i>This Is All Yours</i>, out on Sept. 22.<p>Fans of alt-J, including …

First Listen: Old Crow Medicine Show, 'Remedy'

Remedy<p><b>Audio for First Listens is no longer available after the album is released.</b><p>Old Crow Medicine Show knows how to attract attention: The Virginia band's big, brash shows are carried off with rollicking energy and a carnival barker's showmanship. It's one of the few acts to whom Bob Dylan sends …

American Football - Never Meant

American Football release their first music video, 15 years later - News - Alternative Press

Fifteen years after its release, American Football have premiered a music video for the track “Never Meant,” which is taken from their seminal 1999 …

Watch Wild Cub cover Beyoncé‘s “Crazy In Love” - News - Alternative Press

<b>Wild Cub</b> are the latest artist to take part in the <i>A.V. Club</i>'s "Undercover" series, in which bands are presented with a list of cover song choices, …

Mae announce ‘The Everglow’ tenth anniversary shows - News - Alternative Press

<b>Mae</b> have announced three shows, including a hometown stop bookended by Philadelphia and New York City, to celebrate the tenth anniversary of <i>the</i> …

The 10 best performances from the first day of Warped Tour - Features - Alternative Press

The first day of <b>Warped Tour</b> kicked off with a bang this past Friday in Houston, Texas. We saw a lot of interesting things—including a "no moshing" …

Brand New have been writing, recording, getting new gear, building a studio - News - Alternative Press

<b>Brand New</b> have posted an update on their website that brings fans somewhat up to date on what they have been up to as of late. You can check it out …

American Football announce California reunion dates - News - Alternative Press

<b>American Football</b> have announced that they will be headed to to California this December for two reunion shows. Tickets are scheduled to go on sale …

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American Football finally made a music video for the 15-year old "Never Meant" (watch)

<b>American Football</b> are back this year with live shows and a reissue, and they’ve now just made their first-ever music video for “Never Meant” 15 years …

13 Secrets to Long, Thick, Shiny Hair

We all want a mane of soft, silky, touchable locks. But the reality is that hair grows only about a half inch per month. Want to jump-start the process? Read on for insider tips to stop hair's biggest enemy — breakage — and keep strands strong.<p>START IN THE SHOWER<p><b>Go sulfate free.</b> Overwashing can dry …

Straight Up

Could posture be the secret to your total health?<p>Sandra Lanshin Chiu, a former investment banker who once worked 100-hour work weeks, knows firsthand that sitting hunched over at a desk all day can wreak havoc on the body. After constant bouts of sickness and muscle aches, she left her high profile …

Pain

How to Get the New Waves

Think tousled, imperfect and incredibly sexy. Like bedhead, only better.<p>Giselle's polished ringlets were once the last statement in must-have hair. But the reign is over. Now, it's all about letting hair loose and being a little undone. Tommy Buckett, celebrity hairstylist for Garnier Fructis at …