Kevin Eric Olson

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Digital vs. Vinyl: Where It Makes A Difference - MTT

The vinyl-or-digital debate rages on and audiophiles of all stripes have strong opinions on one side or the other. Saying anything almost feels like …

Music Production

How to buy a record player: The 8 best turntables for home listening

<b>27% of young people who buy records don’t own a turntable. Make sure you’re not one of them. The Vinyl Factory reviews the 8 best audiophile record</b> …

Audiophile

Record Review: Miles Davis Sketches Of Spain - Mobile Fidelity Sound Lab Vinyl LP

<i>(Miles Davis Sketches Of Spain - Mobile Fidelity vs Classic Records)</i><p>After Kind Of Blue where the last track was "Flamenco Sketches", Miles Davis …

Sites-opg-Site

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Self Defense

10 Albums to Stream: Future Islands, Liars, the Hold Steady, and More

Future Islands, Liars, the Hold Steady, and Tokyo Police Club all have new albums on the way and guess what? They’re all streaming online right now. …

New Albums

Hear Angel Olsen Grace the BBC With Live Session

Current SPIN cover star Angel Olsen will take over the BBC airwaves later today (March 24), for a live on-air session in support of her recently …

Prefab Homes

Avey Tare’s Slasher Flicks Drops Delirious ‘Strange Colores’ Video

Avey Tare’s Slasher Flicks may be a bit of a misnomer for Dave Portner’s latest project, seeing that the band’s “Little Fang” single owes a sizable …

Ann Arbor

Black Bananas (Royal Trux's Jennifer Herrema) Announce New LP Electric Brick Wall, Share "Physical Emotions"

Black Bananas, the outfit fronted by Royal Trux's Jennifer Herrema, have announced their latest full-length. <i>Electric Brick Wall</i>, out June 24 via Drag City, follows 2012’s <i>Rad Times Express IV</i>. Additionally, Herrema and company have shared new single “Physical Emotions.” Listen now, and check out the …

Watch Real Estate Cover Neil Young's "Only Love Can Break Your Heart"

<i>Photo by Shawn Brackbill</i><p>In support of their great new album <i>Atlas</i>, Real Estate played the Fonda Theater in L.A. on March 11. Kevin Morby and the Shilohs opened. They all took the stage together at one point for a cover of Neil Young's classic "Only Love Can Break Your Heart". (They were also joined …

Check Out Todd Terje and Bryan Ferry's Cover of Robert Palmer's "Johnny and Mary"

Todd Terje: "Johnny and Mary" [ft. Bryan Ferry] (Robert Palmer cover) (via SoundCloud)<p>Todd Terje has released another track from his forthcoming record <i>It's Album Time</i>, which comes out on April 8 via his own Olsen Records. It's "Johnny and Mary", a cover of the Robert Palmer track featuring Bryan …

Watch Vampire Weekend Perform "Unbelievers" on "Fallon"

Vampire Weekend were the musical guests on "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon". They did their <i>Modern Vampires of the City</i> track "Unbelievers" with projections appearing on the curtain behind them.<p>"Unbelievers" live on "Fallon":<p>Embedded content is unavailable.<p>Watch Vampire Weekend in a recent …

Der Fartenführer: The Story of Hitler’s Illnesses

The following is an article from <i>Uncle John's Endlessly Engrossing Bathroom Reader</i>.<p><i>What was it that caused Adolf Hitler’s physical and mental health</i> …

Review: 2014 Acura MDX

It is a common believe among Hooniverse readers that, despite my best efforts to say otherwise, cross-over SUVs are the work of the devil and that …

Volvo Concept Estate To Spawn V90 Luxury Wagon: Report

Volvo presented a stunning shooting brake concept at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show that previewed technologies and styling themes the Swedish automaker …

Auto Shows

Ten more things you may not know about the solar system

Here is a collection of 10 often unknown or misunderstood facts about our solar system – our sun and its family of planets.<p>There are many myths, …

Astronomy

Atheists have their number: How the Christian right is hastening religion’s decline

Research suggests Americans raised in Christian households are increasingly shunning the faith of their parents<p>Of those aged 18 to 35, three in 10 say they are not affiliated with any religion, while only half are “absolutely certain” a god exists. These are at or near the highest levels of …

The creator of 'Second Life' wants to look inside your brain with the Oculus Rift

The creator of <i>Second Life</i> is helping scientists explore your brain. Philip Rosedale has collabored with neuroscientists in California on a system that, as <i>Fast.Company</i> reports, offers a virtual reality tour of "a person’s brain reacting to stimuli in real time." It does this with the help of many …

The Week In Numbers: The Alcohol Content Of Rocket Fuel, Ripples From The Big Bang, And More

<b>1979</b>: the year physicist Alan Guth came up with the theory of cosmic inflation, the dramatic expansion that created our universe (this week, scientists found the first direct evidence of Guth's theory)<p><b>681 billion pixels</b>: the size of this new interactive map of the moon's north pole<p><b>120,000 celestial</b> …

Our Universe Just May Exist In A Multiverse After All, Cosmic Inflation Discovery Suggests

The first direct evidence of cosmic inflation — a period of rapid expansion that occurred a fraction of a second after the Big Bang — also supports the idea that our universe is just one of many out there, some researchers say.<p>On Monday (March 17), scientists announced new findings that mark the …

10 surprises about our solar system

Here are 10 unexpected and intriguing facts about our solar system – our sun and its family of planets – you probably did not know!<p>Remember those …

Accidental poisonings from e-cig liquid becoming more common

The case may still be out on the health risks of smoking e-cigarettes, but news is barreling in about the potential dangers of the liquids that these devices turn into vapor. According to <i>The New York Times</i>, the number of calls to poison control centers because someone imbibed or was otherwise …

Bradford Cox's Teenage Soundtrack to Be Released

<i>Front page photo by Ebru Yildiz</i><p>Deerhunter/Atlas Sound's Bradford Cox has composed the original score for the documentary <i>Teenage</i>, which is about the invention of the teenager and youth culture, from the late 19th century to the early 20th century. The soundtrack is out digitally on March 11 via …

Listen: Sky Ferreira: "Rancid Girl"

<i>Photo by Erez Avissar</i><p>Sky Ferreira says she has recorded around 400 songs with various producers during her time as a Capitol Records artist, most of which have gone unreleased. Today on Twitter, Ferreira directed followers towards one of those unreleased songs, titled "Rancid Girl". According to a …

Watch Real Estate Perform New Album Atlas in Full

Real Estate: "Behind That Locked Door" (George Harrison cover) (via SoundCloud)<p>Real Estate's new album <i>Atlas</i> arrives next week Domino. You might have already heard it via iTunes Radio; now you can watch the band perform the record in full as part of NPR's First Listen Live—watch it below.<p>In other …