Angelo Omari

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The Science of Near-Death Experiences

Empirically investigating brushes with the afterlife<p>Near-death experiences have gotten a lot of attention lately. The 2014 movie <i>Heaven Is for Real</i>, about a young boy who told his parents he had visited heaven while he was having emergency surgery, grossed a respectable $91 million in the United …

University of Michigan

What if Jazz Giant John Coltrane Had Lived?

A newly released recording raises questions about what the iconic saxophonist might have achieved if he hadn’t died at age 40.<p>When John Coltrane …

Watch the Only Live Recording of John Coltrane Playing 'A Love Supreme'

From Esquire:<p><b>John Coltrane recorded A Love Supreme</b> 50 years ago, December 9, 1964, with Elvin Jones, McCoy Tyner, and Jimmy Garrison. The album, a …

Pat Metheny's never loved that 'jazz' label

Ever since he joined Gary Burton’s group at 19 in 1974, Pat Metheny has offered a fresh approach to guitar, and ambitions and ideas to match.<p>Three …

Herbie Hancock offers revelations in memoir and conversation

Herbie Hancock has lived many lives in music.<p>In 1952, at age 11, he made his bow with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, playing a Mozart Piano Concerto in Orchestra Hall, cheered on by a hometown audience.<p>A decade later, his debut album – the aptly named "Takin' Off" – instantly made him a force in …

Herbie Hancock

Bill Clinton is lauded at all-star jazz gala. But he left his sax at home.

To get it out of the way right at the top: No, he didn't play saxophone. But that hardly stopped<p>Bill Clintonfrom strutting across the stage of the Dolby Theatre like a true-blue jazz cat.<p>And how could you blame him?<p>By the time he appeared Sunday night to accept an award at the all-star gala …

Steve McCurry Retrospective Presents 150 Striking Portraits of People and Cultures Around the World

In his new exhibition <i>Oltre lo Sguardo</i>, acclaimed American photographer Steve McCurry displays 150 of his photos from a career that has spanned over 30 years and countless treks across the globe. McCurry, who is perhaps best known for his iconic <i>Afghan Girl</i> photo, is celebrated for his rich, …

Photographers

Common Portrait Lighting Mistakes

Here is a quick list of several common portrait lighting mistakes that beginners, and even pros, often make. Why are they mistakes? Because the goal …

The Post

What's With This Surge in Jazz Bashing?

How did jazz lose its position as America’s homegrown musical treasure to lately become a symbol of pretentiousness and ‘eat-your-broccoli art’?<p>Jazz …

Awesome Examples Of Business Card Design

Business cards are no longer used just to provide basic information about yourself and your company. Today, more and more companies are using …

22 Fresh Single Page Websites for Your Inspiration

After navigating through the wilderness of search results, a unique visitor has landed on your page, and you’ve got one shot to make things work. For …

Web Design

A collection of amazing shopping bag designs

Shopping bag designs are too often overlooked in the branding or marketing strategies of companies. The bags you’ll see in this post should convince …