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Think of Thelonious Monk

There was always something to talk about. The avant-garde music that verged on conceptual art but was delivered at a relaxed and buoyant foxtrot. The memorable melodies that sat atop a virtuosic harmonic conception, emphasizing unexpected dissonances. The blues that were an unchanging constant. For …

Earth to André 3000: The OutKast Icon Talks Life After “Hey Ya!” | GQ

Other than a few genius-level guest appearances and an OutKast reunion tour in 2014, rap iconoclast André Benjamin has been off in his own distant orbit for the past decade or so. Here, we make contact with 3 Stacks to talk about what he’s been doing since “Hey Ya!” first hit.<p><b>“If they drop the</b> …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Chadwick Boseman Explains Why the Black Panther Is Not the Magical Negro of the Marvel Cinematic Universe

Chadwick Boseman thought he already had a sense of how significant the Black Panther is to the fans who love him. But it wasn’t until Saturday …

André Leon Talley on diversity, fashion, first ladies — and Kellyanne Conway’s inauguration outfit

André Leon Talley went to Brooklyn on Wednesday night. In his signature look of a flowing red caftan, the fashion insider and former Vogue editor at large shared war stories from what he called the "chiffon trenches" during a conversation with journalist Tamron Hall at Brooklyn Academy of …

Kellyanne Conway

The Unnecessary Fragmentation of Design Jobs

Photo by Sanwal DeenHey there, tech designer person. Have you noticed the increasing number of vague specializations we’ve invented for …

UX Design

Figurative Found Wood Sculptures Pierced with Hundreds of Nails by Jaime Molina | Colossal

<p>Artist Jaime Molina works in 2, 2.5, and 3 dimensions, translating his aesthetic from large-scale paintings to sculptures, while also producing …

Stussy - Brass Leather Series

Author:<p>Patrick<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>27<p>27<p>SHARES<p>The streetwear geniuses over at Stussy help you add a bit of edge to the usual cool weather garb …

Crooks & Castles x Monopoly - Launch Party

Author:<p>Freshness<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>0<p>0<p>SHARES<p>Last Wednesday, November 27, the dope street wear line Crooks & Castles debuted its collaborative …

ICON FJ Series

This is Timeless UtilityThe lineup of <b>ICON vehicles</b> are described by its creator, <b>Jonathan Ward</b>, as “a vehicle without peers for a journey without …

Customers

Stanley Classic Flask 8oz

Stanley Classic Flask 8ozWhile silver flasks remain popular, we think this black Stanley Classic 8oz. Flask makes a statement. Tough stainless steel, …

Stainless Steel

Extra Normal Grande

Extra Normal GrandeMinimalism is only an illusion here as the Extra Normal Grande watch by Klokkerent is so much more than basic. The hour hand is …

Hearing Loss

AIAIAI: Swirl Earphones

AIAIAI: SWIRL EARPHONESThese AIAIAI Swirl <b>Earphones</b> with built-in mic will make your music listening experience even better. They are designed to …

Earphones

Living Large Within a Natural Paradise: The Ephelia Resort in Seychelles

Located near the island of Mahe and overlooking the Indian Ocean, the <b>Ephelia Resort</b> in Seychelles is the ideal spot to relax at the large Spa …

Daily Inspiration #1618

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

SAY OF THE DAY: "Ideas are a dime a dozen. People who implement ...

Apple Buys Primesense For Radical Refresh Of Apple TV As Gaming Console

Why did Apple just buy Israeli 3D sensor market leader Primesense for $360 million? “Seems like too much money for Apple not to have something specific in mind,” opines Daring Fireball’s John Gruber. Indeed, the only reason I can think is that Apple is now planning to make gaming on the big screen …

Stalley "Gettin' By" (Directed by Kellen Dengler)

Jarrell's St Louis black barbershop beauty salon 1980's.

Martin Luther King, Jr. : April 3, 1968 -- "I've been to the mountaintop."

Hiatus Kaiyote - Nakamarra

Sly Stone: Portrait of a Legend - documentary (part 1 of 2)

Today's Mathematics

Today’s Mathematics is Knowledge Knowledge all being Born to Wisdom Peace! Today’s Mathematics is Knowledge Knowledge all being Born to Wisdom. When …

John West - Nobody

Lonnie Holley: Self-Made Man

Somebody does something a little different — they briefly step off the curb — and plenty of folks are ready to dub them a "self-made man" or "self-made woman." But what Lonnie Holley does, and what he has made of himself, demands a whole new term. He truly is his own invention.<p>On a Friday night in …