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First Listen: Venetian Snares And Daniel Lanois, 'Venetian Snares x Daniel Lanois'

Daniel Lanois and Venetian Snares are two very different kinds of producers. During the last 30 years, Lanois has become one of his generation's essential record producers, responsible for the likes of U2's <i>The Joshua Tree</i>, Bob Dylan's <i>Time Out of Mind</i>, and a score of collaborations with Brian Eno, …

Soundtracks

Most Useful Siri Commands on macOS

Starting with macOS Sierra in 2016, Apple introduced support for Siri on the Mac, allowing you to access the personal assistant across all of your Apple devices for the first time.<p>Siri on Mac can actually do quite a few useful things that aren't available on iOS devices, and because the technology …

Operating Systems

8 Print Artists That Will Inspire You to Try Silk Screen Printing at Home

Today, we have many perks to life thanks to technology. What was once a far more arduous process, is simplified with the right mechanisms. One of these labor-inducing tasks of the past is the act of creating copies or prints of art. The hardest part of creating copies of a print today is pushing a …

Art

40 brilliant WordPress tutorials

High-quality WordPress tutorials are being published all the time. Here, we've sifted through the good, the bad and the ugly to bring you the very …

Web Design

The updated Stylophone Gen X-1 synth comes to the US

The little Stylophone toy synth has made the rounds since it was first manufactured in 1968. David Bowie used one on "Space Oddity," Kraftwork played one on "Pocket Calculator" and They Might Be Giants had one on <i>The Else</i>. An updated version of this cult classic, battery-powered synthesizer — the …

Synthesizers

Photographer Tiptoes Through The Tulips To Shoot Harvest Mice, And The Result Will Make Your Day

Having one of those days? With so much craziness going on out there at the moment, sometimes what we all need is a break, time to switch off from it …

Cute Animals

The 15 best coffee shops in London

BAR ITALIA, SOHO<p>This is as close as London gets to a true-blue Italian coffee experience. Family-run since 1949, it serves rocket-fuel espresso and …

England

How To Design Emotional Interfaces For Boring Apps

How To Design Emotional Interfaces For Boring AppsHow To Design Emotional Interfaces For Boring AppsAlice Кotlyarenko 2018-04-10T13:20:05+02:00 …

Web Design

All The Best WordPress-Related Resources (A Giant List!)

All the Best WordPress Resources (According to Us!) Yup – we’ve put together an enormous list of what we (with quite a bit of input from the general …

Web Design

How to wash your car properly to protect the paint – and add value

It used to be the weekend ritual – as much a part of the routine as mowing the lawn and a Sunday roast. Now washing the car has virtually disappeared off our driveways - consigned to the metal dustbin of nostalgia with Chopper bikes and glass milk bottles.<p>Back in the Seventies and Eighties, …

Land Rover

Punch Up Your Parts! 3 Cool Applications of Compression

92<p>SHARES<p>When playing guitar in the studio, not all strings are created equal—at least as far as their volume levels go. Compressing your guitar …

Music Production

Best Free Fonts You Should Try in 2018

You're reading Best Free Fonts You Should Try in 2018, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow on Twitter, …

Typography

100 Things Everyone Should Do In London

If you're visiting London, you can't afford to miss these sights.

England

The Brian Eno Discography: Stream 29 Hours of Recordings by the Master of Ambient Music

45 years have passed since Brian Eno left Roxy Music to strike out on his own, launching a more or less unprecedented career spread across music …

Feel Strangely Nostalgic as You Hear Classic Songs Reworked to Sound as If They’re Playing in an Empty Shopping Mall: David Bowie, Toto, Ah-ha & More

<i>"…if he went away, as he had once upon a time, other voices, other rooms, voices lost and clouded, strummed his dreams." -</i> <i>Truman Capote, Other</i> …

This app makes your headphones sound like a pro recording studio

Spend some time shopping for headphones, and you’ll quickly grow tired of devices claiming to present music “as the artist intended,” despite sporting vastly different sound. But what if your favorite cans actually <i>could</i> sound like the recording studio where your favorite music was mixed?<p>Enter …

Audiophile

London in the 1970s: Fascinating photos reveal life in the capital 40 years ago

Fascinating photos have given an insight into London life as it was forty years ago.

England

Hey, Siri: 142 useful voice commands for Siri

Do you use Siri to its full potential? Perhaps it’s time to refresh your memory with this list of useful things you can ask it to do for you.<b>Control</b> …

Siri

48 Wonderful Photos That Show What Europe Looked Like in 1970

These amazing color photos were taken by Bruce Thomas during his three months touring Europe in 1970 with his friends.<br>Segovia, Spain, 1970<br>Young girl …

Apple-Owned Workflow App Updated With New 'Mask Image' Action

Workflow, the automation app that Apple acquired back in March of 2017, was today updated to version 1.7.8, introducing a new Mask Image action, and a long list of other bug fixes and improvements.<p>As <i>MacStories</i> points out, the Mask Image action added in today's update is a feature Workflow users …

4 Ways to Level Up Your Casual Style | The Art of Manliness

Your casual clothes are the ones you wear on your own time.<p>It’s hard to put boundaries on what pieces of clothing count as “casual” and which ones …

Here's What Japan's Legendary Samurai Really Looked Like

"Society convulsed, opposing clans fought, masterless samurai rebelled against an unrelenting modernization, all in just 20 years."<p><i>The history and lore surrounding Japan's samurai warriors is as fascinating as it is complex. Aside</i> <i>from representations in cinema, very few actual photographs depicting</i> …

How to give your Finder window superpowers

The Finder has been with the Mac since day one, way back in 1984. But just because it’s old, doesn’t mean that it doesn’t have some new tricks. Did you know, for instance, that you can add a path bar to the bottom of the window to show the path of the current folder on your Mac? Or that you can add …

Mod Garage: How to Shield Single-Coil Pickup Covers

Can you get benefits of shielding without sacrificing high-frequency shimmer? Where there’s a will, there’s a way.

Guitar

33 Amazing Secret Rooms You Will Want In Your Home

You work really hard. You are around people all day, making decisions, texting, talking on the phone. Things are moving a million miles an hour, …

Mixing Guitar in a Headphones World

Some special considerations for how to mix guitar in a world built for headphones.<p>82<p>SHARES<p>How you mix your music determines how listeners will hear …

David Byrne’s Survival Strategies for Emerging Artists — and Megastars

Author: David Byrne. David Byrne Culture<p>Date of Publication: 12.18.07.<p>Time of Publication: 12:00 pm. 12:00 pm<p>David Byrne. <i>Photo: James Day</i><p><b>Full</b> …