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Blood Orange's Dev Hynes Scores James Franco Movie Palo Alto, Shares Title Track

Blood Orange: "Palo Alto" (via SoundCloud)<p>A few years ago, James Franco wrote a short story collection called <i>Palo Alto</i>. Now, it's been adapted into a movie, directed by Gia Coppola and starring Franco, Emma Roberts, and Val Kilmer, that's set to come out May 9. It's scored by Blood Orange's Devonté …

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The 15 Coolest (and Weirdest) Musician Cameos on TV Shows

Devo on ‘Square Pegs’ (1982)<p>New Wave music permeated this series about two dorky teen girls, played by Sarah Jessica Parker and Amy Linker. (Its …

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10 New Wave Secrets Revealed in Eighties Oral History ‘Mad World’

If you miss the days when the world was made of mesh and lace, you’ll want to check out <i>Mad World: An Oral History of New Wave Artists and Songs That</i> …

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Tribeca Film Festival 2014: Top 10 Movies to Check Out

‘Chef’<p>Writer, director and star Jon Favreau plays a chef who, after angering his employer by getting creative with the meals and exchanging words …

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5 Smart Studio Apartment Layouts

The hardest thing about setting up a studio apartment is figuring out the right layout. With so little available space, every decision makes a huge …

Using Steel Wool & Fireworks For Light Painted Portrait Photography

Light painting is a well-loved technique in the photography community, but fashion photographer Clay Cook didn’t paint with LED lights in his recent …

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Best Summer Songs of All Time

50<p>“Ridin’ In My Car,” NRBQ<p>A gorgeously upbeat slice of melancholy from the self-styled world's greatest bar band. The song is from 1977, but the …

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100 Best Albums of the 2000s

100<p>Leonard Cohen, ‘Ten New Songs’<p>Leonard Cohen released <i>Ten New Songs</i> in 2001 after a nine-year period that included depression and seclusion living …

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3 Summer Cocktails Straight Off the Grill

Grilling season is well underway and it's gonna be amazing...just as soon as it stops raining. All day. For all the days. Soon enough the faucet will turn off, and when it does, we will all be looking to grill anything and everything that isn't nailed down in an effort to make up for lost time. …

The 5 Links You Need to Read Before Heading Out to Grill

<i>Each week, we’ll be sharing a comprehensive list of links to help you master a cooking technique. Culinary greatness, here you come.</i><p><i>Today: Impress everyone at the barbecue with your grilling skills.</i><p>Grilling -- like going to the beach or chasing the ice cream truck -- is a quintessential summer …

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The Serious Eats Guide to Absinthe

More Spirit Guides<p>Guide to Tequila »<br>Guide to Mezcal »<br>Guide to Rum »<br>Guide to Cachaça »<br>Guide to Bourbon »<br>Guide to Tennessee Whiskey »<br>Guide to Single Malt Scotch »<p>There are so many misconceptions surrounding absinthe, and it's time to set the story straight. Today, I'll discuss some history and clear …

17 Delicious Grilling Tips

Cookout connoisseurs reveal their best BBQ tips<p>Face it: It’s not <i>that</i> hard to prepare a meal over an open flame (cave men did it, after all). But while anyone can fire up the grill, there’s a big difference between serving up a tender, juicy burger and a shriveled-up hockey puck. To grill like a …

The Criticwire Survey: Where Is Ferris Bueller Now?

<i>Every week, Criticwire asks film critics a question and brings you their responses in</i> <i>The Criticwire Survey</i><i>. We also ask each member of the poll to</i> …

How to Fix Hip-Hop

The rap that we love so dearly has become boring. We desperately need less minks and Lamborghinis, and more Malayan Tapirs and ziplines.<p>Your penis has been inside of my girlfriend.<p>Your jewelry has hecka diamonds of the utmost clarity.<p>Your cars are not made by an American company.<p>Your women are the …

5 Hecka Cringeworthy '90s CD Compilation Commercials

This PUNK CD is loaded with our favorite tunes, maaaaan [soft rock starts playing].

Wired Magazine Celebrates 20 Years

Watch Portugal. The Man perform their new single "Purple Yellow Red and Blue" on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon. http://bit.ly/11jD8c0

True Story: Waka Flocka Concert Inspires Woman to Leave Her Husband

This may be the best blog post I’ve read all week. The founder and blogger of DeepCommotion.com recently penned a testimonial about how her love for …

The Smallest of the Small: Homes Under 300 Square Feet

<b>This weekend our judges panel (who you'll meet on Monday!) are voting to determine the finalist in each division.</b><p><b>Be sure to stay tuned for YOUR final</b> …

5 Easy, Budget-Friendly Kitchen Upgrades You Can Do This Weekend

Happy weekend! If you're the sort who relaxes by doing projects around the house, one of these low-cost kitchen upgrades might be just the thing for …

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Jenny and I are both pretty into cheesy things. So when we were thinking about Cinco De Mayo coming up it was an obvious choice that we had to make …

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When I was a child, there was a charity called Sunny Smiles. At school, around the age of eight or nine, we were given their tiny little books, …

Learn Composition from the Photography of Henri Cartier-Bresson

<b>Update</b>: The Foundation of Henri Cartier-Bresson has asked that this article be taken down. Apologies.

Photo Series 'Look' Conveys Fear of Middle-Class Young People in Iran

Newsha Tavakolian is an accomplished photographer responsible for some of the most explosive images to emerge from the 1999 unrest that took place in …

Serious Fun: 7 Toy Cameras Worth Your Consideration

In today’s marketplace, it’s easy to find cameras with rugged, durable bodies constructed of magnesium alloy frames and polycarbonate exteriors; with …

A Slow Motion Look at the Fujifilm X100S’ Shutter Speeds and Syncing

After reading the great reviews of the Fuji X100S, I decided to take the leap and buy one. I’ve been getting more interested in street photography …

Eerie Photos of Car Interiors After Major Accidents

If you’ve ever been in a bad car accident, the images Danish photographer Nicolai Howalt‘s <i>Car Crash Studies</i> may bring back bad memories. The project …