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Moon Hooch: ‘We want our shows to be crazy dance parties’

It’s a Monday night in south London, and the crowd at Omeara is going absolutely wild over a vegan experimental jazz band. One saxophonist looks like he’s on loan from a metal band, the other fixes his stare on the crowd with the intensity of a rapacious shark. The raucous 90-minute set comprises a …

Horns

6 of the Most Unbelievably Cheap Paradises on Earth

By: John Marshall<p><i>Credit: Justin Sawn/Flickr</i><p>Everyone at one time or another has wanted to get away from it all and beach/ski/paraglide-bum it in some foreign land. Small problem: that's very expensive. Or is it? (That's our sweet rhetorical way of saying maybe not.) Check this list of 12 shockingly …

The ultimate Arizona road trip

WHILE Arizona is known as the Grand Canyon State, there is much more to experience in its 114,000 square miles: Busy cities and desolate washes, low …

The Best Summer Car-Camping Gear of 2017

Make weekend getaways that much easier.<p>Nemo Puffin Luxury Blanket ($150)<p>This cushy cover has become a camping ­essen­tial, with nylon face fabric to add ground protection for picnics and syn­thetic fill for cool nights.<p>The North Face Thermoball Booties II ($80)<p>Say hello to the most versatile piece …

Camping

Finally, an app to restrict kids' smartphone time that they won't hate

Samsung has a new app meant to curb how much time your kid spends glued to their smartphones. And this one might actually work.<p>The new app, called …

10 Best Jazz Albums for beginners

Oh jazz, you magnificent and beautiful genre. You’re having a bit of a cool-kid comeback, aren’t you, with all those young, hip cats toying with your …

Moments That Changed the World: Pictures

Art

All 14 Call of Duty Games Ranked from Worst to Best

Most extreme places on Earth to visit | CNN Travel

CNN

7 road trip books that will stoke your wanderlust

MATADOR NETWORK Editors Matt Hershberger, Ana Bulnes, and Morgane Croissant selected 7 books that have made them want to get out and hit the open …

Books

Zen Buddhism Reveals the Hidden Secret to Not Giving a F*ck

If you’ve read ideas on Ideapod, you’ve probably heard some wise sayings from master Buddhists like The Dalai Lama and Thich Nhat Hanh.<p>It’s a …

I Tried 3 Methods for Better Sleep, and Here's What Worked

Like many people, I struggle with falling asleep and getting enough rest each night. With all the background noise in modern times, it’s no surprise …

#Vanlife, the Bohemian Social-Media Movement

What began as an attempt at a simpler life quickly became a life-style brand.<p>Emily King and Corey Smith had been dating for five months when they took a trip to Central America, in February, 2012. At a surf resort in Nicaragua, Smith helped a lanky American named Foster Huntington repair the dings …

The Guide to Getting Into Radiohead

There’s a reason that everyone from Caribou to Kanye loves them. It's time to find out what you've been missing.<p>Alright, so, you know "Creep." Maybe you even smoked out to <i>OK Computer</i> your freshman year of college. But you still haven't gotten into Radiohead, probably because you think you missed …

Google may be quietly tracking everywhere you go — here's how to turn it off

You probably don't know the answers to these questions — but Google might.<p>How? It's thanks to a feature nestled away in your Google account called Location History. If you care about your privacy, you should probably check it out.<p>Location History is exactly what it sounds like: It's a comprehensive …

Testing Turo, AirBnB on Wheels

Very little can match the joy of a mint 1983 Volkswagen Westy. You know it’s someone’s beloved pride. In all likelihood, it has a name. And for a single weekend, I had a vintage model all to myself, having borrowed it for a quick road trip in October through a rental service called Turo.<p>Think of …

Campervans

Colorado startup rents out stylish van conversions for the curious (Video)

Van conversions and the so-called "van life" have been garnering some attention as of late, and it's understandable. Who doesn't want to ride off …

RVs

Vimy Ridge: Birthplace of a nation – or of a Canadian myth?

The battle, which marks its 100th anniversary this year, has long been touted as the defining event that unified Canada. Whether or not it did, its symbolism endures<p>It took just four days of armed struggle to launch a century of commemoration, myth-making and downright fantasy about the Battle of …

Rock Hall 2017: Pearl Jam Bassist’s Shirt Shouts Out Every Great Band Ever Not Inducted

Pearl Jam were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame last night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. During bassist Jeff Ament’s acceptance speech, he said, “It’s an honor to be part of a club that includes so many of our heroes—Neil, the Clash, Zeppelin, the Stooges, Cheap Trick—but the fact …

The 10 Coolest Sprinter Camper Vans on Instagram

Pin Me!<p>**Updated April 2017** As many of you know I bought a Sprinter camper van and have been loving life on the road. What makes Sprinter camper …

Campers

Traveling down Picasso's path to Guernica

A major new exhibition in Madrid focuses on the artistic journey that led Picasso to paint his monumental anti-war masterpiece, "Guernica." The …

Why (and How) We Should Learn Jimi Hendrix's Guitar Habits

1<p>SHARES<p>Jimi Hendrix is the greatest guitar player of all time. That statement can rile up some people, but if you dissect Hendrix’s guitar sorcery …

Guitar

John Lee Hooker: 10 of the best from the blues legend

Call John Lee Hooker a “blues legend” and you’re not just mouthing a cliche. You’re missing the specificity of what he brought to the form, the unique strand of DNA he sent coursing through the gene pool of countless rockers and blues artists in his wake.<p>CD box set: John Lee Hooker, Hooker<p>Read …

Guitar

The best free music downloading apps for Android

The Android app store is flooded with content. Millions of apps are sitting there for your consideration, all making wild promises. When it comes to …

5 TED Talks to Listen to on Fridays | Inc.com

You did it--you finally made it to the end of the workweek. Want to end things on a high note and head into the weekend with a fresh perspective?<p>Watch one (or, if you have time, all!) of these quick TED Talks during your Friday afternoon break, and you're sure to start your weekend off right.<p>1. …

TED Talks

Living off the Grid with Warrick Mitchell • Surfing Life

It’s not our usual core surf flick. But Sunday’s are for something a little different.<p>Warrick Mitchell lives deep in one of the world’s most remote …

The 21 best science movies and shows streaming on Netflix that will make you smarter

And if you're looking for something entertaining and beautiful that'll also make you knowledgeable, there's an incredible variety of science- and nature-focused documentaries and TV episodes streaming on Netflix right now.<p>You can find compelling documentaries that'll captivate you with the beauty …

One Day: 'How a gap year in South America rescued our family'

As I sat in the shade of a palm tree, I could hear the squeals of my children searching for passion fruit among vines nearby. Since we had traded our safe middle-class life in Bristol for a six-month sabbatical in Peru, this had become a typical afternoon’s activity for our family - my husband Toby …

Erin Loechner Tells Us Why Living Slow Is the New American Dream

Somehow, over the years, we’ve collectively decided to equate being busy with being successful. Having too much on our plates is somehow a mark of accomplishment, even if it leaves us feeling stressed, unfulfilled and exhausted in the process. Lately, though, we’ve been noticing a beautifully …