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Remembering Jim Hall, A Different Sort Of Guitar God

Jim Hall was a guitar god, but not in the sense that he could blaze through a zillion notes a minute. He was worshipped by guitarists around the world, but you'd never know it from talking to him.<p>"I don't really have all that much technique anyway, so I try to the best with what I have you know," …

Venezuelan Hip-Hop Takes On Police Corruption

A music video made in Venezuela this year calls attention to a special kind of crime: corruption by Venezuelan police.<p>Two rappers who go by the names Apache and Canserbero show themselves driving a beat-up Lincoln, maybe from the 1970s. They're pulled over at a checkpoint by cops who want cash.<p>The …

Albums of the Year 2013 #9 - Lorde - Pure Heroine

2013 has been a good year for pop. Not the bland lowest common denominator pop that the likes of Will.i.am, Olly Murs and their like continue to …

Lost Johnny Cash album to be released in 2014

A newly uncovered Johnny Cash album will be issued by his estate next year. Out Among The Stars, recorded by Cash and Billy Sherrill in 1981 and 1984, was never released by the country singers' then label Columbia Records .<p>"We were so excited when we discovered this," John Carter Cash, Johnny's …

13 Modern Fashion Trends That People Will Laugh At In The Future

People in the future will laugh at some fashion trends of today.<p>A recent Reddit thread explored which modern styles will go the way of parachute pants, platform sneakers, and overalls.<p>We chose some of our favorites.<p><b>1. "Nerd" fashion.</b><p>"You're going to look at those old pics of you in floppy bowties …

Fashion Trends

How Men's Jeans Should Fit

A man's jeans need to fit.<p>When a man has the right pair of jeans they feel great and are a versatile piece of his wardrobe.<p>Yet over the last few decades it's become a lot harder to find the right pair of denim.<p>There are now dozens of style options out there - loose, baggy, slim, skinny, classic, …

Clothing

5 Tips For Getting Coveted Designer Clothes From Stores Like H&M

Luckily, I got what I wanted but not without preparation. Best of all, I didn't camp out or wait hours in line.<p>Having been through the trenches before for the Missioni X Target launch I knew exactly what to do this time to get exactly what I wanted.<p>If you didn't get what you wanted this time, try …

Hacking

How To Wear A Tie For Every Work Occasion

We spoke to style expert Jacqui Stafford to get some tips that would be useful to any professional man.<p>Here's how to pick out a tie for seven common work occasions.<p><b>For a routine work day:</b><p>"Men are relatively limited in what they can wear in a corporate environment, so a different-colored shirt might …

Pocket Squares

Radiant Orchid Is The Official Color Of The Year For 2014

It might sound silly, but retailers and designers pay attention to Pantone's yearly selections. And the "global color authority" takes the Color Of The Year very seriously.<p>To select the color, Pantone "quite literally combs the world looking for color influences," according to its website.<p>They look …

Trenchcoat

Milla Jovovich: 'Guys Are More Attentive When You Have A Little Weight On You'

While the fashion world tends to favor the waif-like figures that are ubiquitous on runways and in the pages of glossy magazines, it seems some models think that that look doesn't appeal to everyone... especially men.<p>Veteran model Milla Jovovich dishes up some real talk in the latest issue of …

Susan Boyle: my relief at discovering that I have Asperger's

Singer reveals she was diagnosed a year ago and now feels 'relieved and a bit more relaxed about myself'<p>Throughout her life, Scottish singing sensation Susan Boyle has carried the label "brain damaged". Now, in an exclusive interview with the <i>Observer</i>, the 52-year-old has revealed that she was …

Jimi Hendrix, in his own words: 'I dig Strauss and Wagner – those cats are good'

When I was 17 I formed this group with some other guys, but they drowned me out. I didn't know why at first, but after about three months I realised I'd have to get an electric guitar. My first was a Danelectro, which my dad bought for me. Must have busted him for a long time. But I had to show him …

25 Awesome Tom Waits Tattoos

Gruff-voiced poet Tom Waits celebrates a birthday, today. The howling pianist’s lyrics illuminate a forgotten, shadowy world of drunken sirens, …

Tom Waits

The 37-song setlist for Pearl Jam’s first Seattle concert in four years

<i>Photo by David Hall</i><p>Believe it or not, but the last time Pearl Jam rocked Seattle was back in September 2009. 1537 days later, they finally returned …

Ray Davies: 'I'm haunted by the songs I have written but never recorded'

Geography is important to Ray Davies. We meet for lunch in Hampstead in north London, at an Italian institution of a restaurant called Villa Bianca. Davies, now 69, grew up only a couple of miles away on the other side of the heath, in Muswell Hill. He lives even closer, in a terraced house in …

Donald Glover writes 72-page screenplay inspired by Because The Internet

As if releasing <i>Because The Internet</i> the album wasn’t enough, Donald Glover, a.k.a. Childish Gambino, has gone one step further: releasing an entire …

Your Next Button-Down Should Be Indigo

Style Tip No. 345<p><b>This week</b>, Everlane reminded us that in an industry that sometimes favors a more-is-more approach, simplicity can cut through all the online madness with startling clarity. How did they do this? With the latest addition to their line of shirting: an inky indigo button-down.<p>It has …

5 Cocktails to Toast Bourbon Heritage Month

September is National Bourbon Heritage Month! Unanimously declared such by the Senate in 2007, this month we're toasting our country's native spirit. What makes bourbon different from other whiskeys? By law, its mash must be made of at least 51% corn and aged in charred new oak barrels, lending its …

Cocktails

Video: An Animated Explanation Of Why Music Makes You Happy

This animation by AsapScience (no relation to rappers A$AP Mob) uses props like bananas, apes drawn in Sharpie, condoms, steaks, and lotto tickets to demonstrate the basic chemistry of your brain on music. Its approach to educating is kind of like Sesame Street for adults–know going in that the …

Sesame Street

Women Who Love Whiskey: Heather Greene

By Rachel Friedman, <i>Bon Appétit</i><p><i>Heather Greene, whiskey sommelier (Credit: Frank Wu)</i><p>In the world of whiskey, Heather Greene has some significant firsts: first American woman to serve on the Scotch Malt Whisky Society Tasting Panel in Scotland; first woman to win Whisky Magazine's American Young …

Explore the 7 most bizarre drinks on the planet

Think of the grossest booze you have ever consumed. Now, multiply the horror of 99 Bananas by 10, and book flights to these seven exotic destinations …

15 One-of-a-Kind Bars to Visit Before You Die

One of the great joys of traveling is having a cocktail at an amazing bar, and we’ve had some truly unforgettable experiences. Over the years, we’ve …

9 impressively old restaurants you need to eat at before they turn into an Arby's

If a restaurant is older than your grandparents, odds are that it smells much better than they do. And as awesome as it is to hit up the hottest …

11 of the weirdest US drinking laws

Food & Drink<p>By Andy Kryza Published On 10/26/2013<p>@apkryza<p>By Andy Kryza @apkryza Published On 10/26/2013<p>There are many unwritten laws of drinking: …

Alcohol

It's crazy you've never heard of these 9 best-selling international liquors

Living in a country as rich in fantastic booze as the United States (check our state-by-state map here!), it can be hard to remember that there's an …

Fall food fests worth traveling south for

If you're saving your appetite for a trip where the feasting's as crushable as the fallen leaves underfoot, put the pedal to these five seasonal …

Tasting Woodford Reserve's New Malt Whiskeys

The folks at Woodford Reserve have never been content to rest on their laurels. Since 1995, they have released their whiskey experiments to the world …

What Is Innovation?

Listen to the words of Steve Jobs, Richard Branson, and Seth Godin and you’ll discover what separates true innovators from everyone else.<p>It all comes down to dots.<p>In his famous commencement speech, Steve Jobs said:<p>You can’t connect the dots looking forward; you can only connect them looking …

The Best Time Of Day To Drink Coffee

Think 8 a.m. is the perfect time for a big dose of caffeine? Think again.<p>Ever wonder what the best time is to drink your coffee? You probably know it is not a good idea to drink part of your daily dose of caffeine in the afternoon. Especially for those who have problems sleeping. But, do you ever …

The Top-Searched Whiskeys, In Order From Worst To Best

Since we endeavored to start sharing our opinions with you, by ranking pies in order from worst to best, you've had plenty of thoughts about both our methodology in compiling the lists, as well as how we've decided to rank things. That's what we like about you guys -- you think so much. And then …