Jason Levenhagen

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Sense Of Place Asheville: Bob Moog's Legacy Lives Through His Daughter's Work

Bob Moog, the electronic-music pioneer and inventor of the synthesizer that bears his name, loved Asheville, N.C., and lived there for years. That's why the Moog Foundation, run by his daughter Michelle Moog-Koussa, is located there. In this segment, Moog-Koussa discusses her father's relationship …

Asheville

50 apps to improve your smartphone

A recent study by market research firm Nielsen claimed that the average person uses 27 apps a month, which sounds like very few considering that Apple and Google’s app stores both have more than 1m apps available. The key, of course, is that the 27 apps can be almost entirely different, depending …

Apps

How to Cook with Protein Powder | Men's Health

(For a versatile, ultra-nutritious protein you can use in these recipes, check out this whey protein powder from the <i>Men's Health</i> store.)<p>Photograph courtesy of Robert Irvine<p><b>Apple Cinnamon Dutch Oven Pancakes</b><p>What you’ll need:<br>6 eggs, beaten <br>½ cup whole milk<br>2 scoops chocolate protein powder<br>½ tsp baking …

Chiltomate (Tomato and Habanero Salsa)

Heat oven to 500°. Place tomatoes and chile on a foil-lined baking sheet, and roast, without turning, until chile is browned in spots, about 10 …

Songs We Love: Patty Griffin, 'Rider of Days'

The guitars that open "Rider of Days," the first single from folk giant Patty Griffin's forthcoming album <i>Servant of Love</i>, take a moment to come into focus. They swim up from silence and surface just in time for Griffin's unmistakable voice to arrive and settle over them. Everything about "Rider of …

Songwriting

Creating a More Musically Literate High School Musician

Composition Projects that Promote 21st Century Skills AND Develop Your Performing Ensemble By Nora Tycast and Brian Lukkasson As with any good and …

21st Century Skills

Mix Beats And Make Animals Dance With This Perfectly Designed App For Kids

Loopimal is a masterclass in interface design, and a pretty fun way to spend $3.<p>First we had Drawnimal. Then we had Miximal. Now Niels Hoffman and Lucas Zanotto, the coder and hand-animator behind the children’s app studio Yatatoy, is about to release Loopimal, which is both his finest work to …

The Battle to Make Opera Cool: Meet the Bright Young Things of New York City’s Opera Renaissance

A generation of performers disillusioned by Broadway musicals gambles their careers on making opera cool again in the Big Apple.<p>When Michael Marcotte …

Opera

Key Smart brings Swiss Army order to keys in pocket

At our current place on the evolutionary chart, we are a species that carries more things in the pockets of tighter pants.<p>Michael Tunney understood this every time he went to a bar and saw patrons pull out their cell phones and bulky wads of keys before sitting down. Tunney, himself bothered by …

How To Use Your Xbox One Controller With Your Mac

In the past, we’ve shared how you can use your PS3, PS4, or even your Xbox 360 controller to play games on your Mac. Now we’ve finally found a way to …

Stevens Elementary teacher gives STEM subjects a musical remix

Teacher Shawn Tolley combines his two passions – music and computer science – to show fifth- and sixth-graders how to mix and master music, record …

Yamaha RX-V677

Audio Features<p><b>Yamaha's Total Purity Concept:</b> The Yamaha RX-V677 AV Receiver incorporates Yamaha's Total Purity Concept for the finest sound quality. …

20 Most Overlooked Movies of 2014

From The Immigrant, boasting an Oscar-worthy turn by Marion Cotillard, to a post-apocalyptic take on class warfare in Snowpiercer, all the movies you …

5 Free Online Courses to Improve Your Photography

MOOCs – or massive open online courses, offer free or low-cost access to top-notch courses taught by university professors and professionals. Whether …

Microsoft Xbox One review: Much improved, the Xbox One has hit its stride - CNET

<b>The Good</b> Microsoft's Xbox One offers impressive graphics and a solid list of exclusive 2015 titles. The Microsoft console currently edges ahead of the PS4 with a better selection of media apps. The console's fall-2015 dashboard update is a noticeable improvement. The console has backward …

Xbox

First Listen: Trampled By Turtles, 'Wild Animals'

Wild Animals<p><b>Audio for First Listens is no longer available after the album has been released.</b><p>The bluegrass-based Minnesota folk-rock band Trampled By Turtles knows how to play at extreme speeds, to the point where its careening compositions can seem downright unhinged. But its last two records, …

Norway's Ice Music Festival - video

The world's only festival of ice music, will be held in Geilo, Norway, January 16-19, 2014. At last year's festival, we followed the process as sculptors and musicians made the instruments from lake ice, recorded the otherwordly sounds they produce and captured the final haunting performances in a …

The ten best albums of 2013 – readers choice

10. The Fall – Re-Mit<p>"Inventive, fun, and crept up on the listener in revealing its qualities. It was not a 'great first listen' album, its an album that repays perseverance - greatly." Jeremy<p>"The Fall continue to make great records, and Re-Mit is another great addition to the canon – makes the …

Warpaint | "Elephants" | Pitchfork Music Festival Paris 2014 | PitchforkTV

Ultimate Nachos with Beer-Braised Carnitas

Home > Recipes by Category > Slow Cooker Recipes > Ultimate Nachos with Beer-Braised Carnitas<p>September 17, 2013 // 40 <i>Comments »</i><p>As far as I’m …

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Viking's Choice: Kayo Dot, 'Thief'

There's a lot to absorb in the 100 minutes that make up <i>Hubardo</i>, an ambitious concept album about a meteor that falls to earth and transforms a lonely poet. Longtime fans of Kayo Dot can hear bits and pieces of the avant-metal band's decade of sonic transgression weave in and out — twisted …