Charlotte Lourdes

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Watch a video for John Grant’s new single, “He’s Got His Mother’s Hips”

It's taken from his forthcoming album Love Is Magic, out next month<p><b>John Grant’s</b> new album <b>Love Is Magic</b> will be released by Bella Union on October …

New Singles

How Hipsters Saved PBR

In 2000 Pabst Blue Ribbon was in a 20-year sales decline. The brand was in trouble, so the Senior Brand Manager went to the one place where the beer …

Selling

How to Read Tarot Cards: A Beginner's Guide to Understanding Their Meanings

<i>Welcome, cosmic warriors. I'm Aliza Kelly Faragher, Allure's resident astrologer, and this is Aliza's Allure Astrology, a column dedicated to astrology, esotericism, and all things magick. (That's not to be confused with magic, which has more to do with entertainment — think pulling rabbits out of</i> …

Spirituality

How to Make Easy Beer Bread - Chowhound

Baking homemade bread may be the epitome of cozy domesticity, but it can also be intimidating when you’re dealing with yeast, multiple rises, and …

Recipes

The 15 Best Internet Radio Stations of 2018

With the multitude of online radio stations that are available, picking your favorite should be easy. Below is our hand-picked list of the absolute …

Music

How to Stop Taking Everything Personally

In September of 2014, I wrote an article titled “How Distorted Thinking Increases Stress and Anxiety.” It covered the ten most common cognitive …

8 Brooklyn Metal Bands Defining The Scene Today — Kerrang!

New York City has been home to such acclaimed metal acts as goth greats Type O Negative, thrash behemoths Anthrax, and fusion legends Living Colour. …

New York City

Songs by David Bowie, Elvis Costello, Talking Heads & More Re-Imagined as Pulp Fiction Book Covers

As David Bowie himself implied in a 1975 interview, "Young Americans" doesn't have much of a narrative.<p>Rather, it’s a portrait of ambivalence, viewed …

David Bowie

15 Things to Look the Next Time You Watch The Warriors

It turns out people really, really can dig <i>The Warriors.</i> Though, at the time of its release, the low-budget 1979 action movie was mostly known for …

New York City

100 Women: The artist redrawing 'sexist' comic book covers

<b>An artist in India is challenging sexist drawings of women in comic books by parodying them using male heroes in poses typically associated with women.</b><p>She-Hulk has superhuman strength and speed and is one of the most formidable hand-to-hand combatants in the Marvel world.<p>Like Hulk, not only does …

Watch Frank Zappa Play Michael Nesmith on The Monkees (1967)

In December 1967, The Monkees blew their audience's minds by hosting Frank Zappa, “participant in and perhaps even leader of” the Mothers Of …

Funerals in Iran Follow Strict Script, With Final Ride in a Mercedes

TEHRAN — Tehran is home to one of the largest cemeteries in the world, “Zahra’s Paradise,” which lies on the southern plains of the capital and is named after a female Shiite saint.<p>More than 1.7 million people are buried there. One of them is Amir Ashraf Derakhshani, my former neighbor.<p>Each little …

Silva - Vegetarian and Vegan Restaurant in North Iceland

Silva is the only vegetarian and vegan restaurant in North Iceland.<p>It’s actually the only vegan restaurant outside of Reykjavik! Silva is a vegan and …

21 Vegetarian Dishes for When Cooking Doesn't Fit In Your Agenda

On the most frantic, things-flying-through-the-air days, I make careful hour-by-hour to-do lists. But no matter how detailed they are, I often forget to take into account that I have to feed myself. And if I want to cook, cooking takes time—as does getting groceries, and scrubbing dishes. Petition …

grilled cheese

Harvest Salad | 5 a Day Dish

Easy Cocktails: 35 Simple, 3-Ingredient Drinks to Make at Home

It can be fun to watch a bartender carefully add a litany of ingredients to a mixing glass: layers of different spirits, unusual liqueurs, custom tinctures, bizarre bitters. A bar is a great place to get familiar with unusual bottles and sample drinks that take more effort than just opening the …

Vermouth

10 Tips to Nail Your At-Home Cocktail Game

One of the most frequent questions people ask me in regard to being a craft bartender is, "Where do you find inspiration to come up with new drinks?" Usually this question comes from journalists or aspiring talents within the food and beverage industry, and I often find that they feel as though my …

The Perfect Martini Requires 50 Stirs and It's Worth It

Audrey Saunders of the famed Pegu Club taught us how to make the perfect martini. Learn her magic.<p>The <i>Mad Men</i> days of the three-martini power lunch are over but the martini is still the sexiest drink around. It’s also one of the simplest to make. Yet for the martini’s simplicity (real martinis only …

Martinis

The 8 Most Common Gin Styles and the Best Bottles to Buy

Somnolent British grannies, pine tree aromas, "Mother's Ruin"—gin brings to mind many incongruous images. Given the diverse range of styles in which the spirit is produced, it's no surprise that gin is the most commonly used liquor in cocktails, by far. And that's partly thanks to gin's …

Courtney Barnett streams debut album online – listen

'Sometimes I Sit And Think, And Sometimes I Just Sit' is released on March 23<p>Courtney Barnett is streaming her new album ‘Sometimes I Sit And Think, …

Why It’s Still Important to Shoot In Black And White

I’ve just read a comment from a photographer who said it’s time to stop shooting in black and white. He claimed we don’t see the world in black and …

Taxi Driver Captures Black-and-White Portraits of His Most Eclectic Passengers

The life of a taxi driver can be a strange one… to put it mildly. South Wales native Mike Harvey found this out first hand when he decided to take up …

An Interview With Antoine D’Agata - Photographs by and interviews with Antoine D'Agata | LensCulture

<i>Antoine D’Agata is an itinerant figure: a photographer, a film-maker, a world wanderer, a member of Magnum Photos. As an artist, he is most widely-known for his graphic and intense images (some of which can be seen above). But during a brief sit-down with LensCulture managing editor Alexander</i> …

Silent Light

International Development Is Selfish Work

At a certain point, I think that everyone faces the same question -- is what I'm doing meaningful?<p>I have always wanted to use my life to help people, but on the road to adulthood, the challenge has been in finding a way to make my passions profitable -- both financially and socially.<p>As the daughter …

The Forgotten Films from our Favourite Directors

What if you were tasked with organising the running order for the greatest movie marathon of all time? You’d brainstorm names of some of the most …

Father John Misty shares new song ‘Chateau Lobby #4 (In C For Two Virgins)’ – listen

It features on his forthcoming LP 'I Love You, Honeybear'<p>https://link.brightcove.com/services/player/?bctid=3929393931001<b><br>Father John Misty</b> has shared …

Indie Music