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Patagonia’s Newest Backpacks Will Simplify How You Pack for a Hike

Don’t let lengthy gear lists intimidate you — one of the hallmarks of hiking is that it has a relatively low barrier-to-entry. If you aren’t …

Backpacking

9 Reliable Fire Starters to Have in Any Survival Situation

<i>Last Updated January 2018: We’ve updated our guide to the best fire starters you can buy and added new picks and insights. Prices and links have also</i> …

30 Fascinating Early Bands of Future Music Legends

From Billy Joel's heavy-metal duo to Madonna's post-punk act and Neil Young's Motown outfit, these are the primordial groups that rock forgot<p>Even …

Debbie Harry

WA's Encyclopedia of Alternate Guitar Tunings

WA's Encyclopedia of Alternate Guitar Tunings<p>© Warren Allen, 30 Dec 1997. Last edited 22 Sept 2011.<p>Many, but not all, of the following are 'open' …

Learn John Lennon's Versatile Clawhammer Technique | TAB

0<p>SHARES<p>In our August 2014 issue, folk singer Donovan revealed how, during their famous trip to India in 1968, he taught John Lennon and Paul …

Morrissey paid tribute to David Cassidy, jabbed at Trump at NYC show (pics, setlist, video)

<b>Morrissey</b>‘s show in Philadelphia on Monday was canceled due to illness, but his NYC tour stop at The Theatre at Madison Square Garden two days prior …

Apple Pay Cash guide: What it is, how it works, and what it costs

When iOS 11 landed on September 19, it came without of its most anticipated features: Apple Pay Cash. Similar to Venmo or Square Cash, Apple Pay Cash …

iOS

Gastronomy

Combining ideas and materials from both sides of the Pacific, our goods for the kitchen are crafted in a small studio in Bolinas.<p>Gastronomy<p>Combining …

These Converse Chuck Taylors Are a Reset Button for Your Sneaker Rotation

Navy-on-navy Chucks go with every. damn. thing.<p>If you've paid even the littlest of attention to the sneaker world in 2017, you're well aware that the industry's been on a wild ride. From impossible-to-get Yeezy Boosts to even more impossible-to-get Off-White Jordans to chunky Balenciaga Triple S …

Shoes

The Ultimate Bug-Out Bag

That ragged guy on the street corner howling about the end of the world might be onto something. Think about it for a moment. Every morning it seems …

Tone Tips: Maximizing Tuning Stability

<b>Staggered, locking tuners—like the Sperzels on my Suhr Classic S—create enough downward tension on the nut to eliminate the need for a string tree,</b> …

Shine On You Crazy Diamond Solo by PINK FLOYD - Guitar Lesson

15 Best Travel Pants for Hiking, Exploring, and Everything in Between

Whether you are doing humanitarian work in Haiti, riding the rail in India, or trekking through southern Greenland, a good pair of travel pants may …

Nest Announces a Smart Doorbell, Home Security System and Intelligent Outdoor Camera

It’s been a big few months over at Nest. The company announced its super-intelligent security camera, the Nest Cam IQ, earlier this summer, and then …

What to Do on a Quick Trip to London

It’s easy to stick to the center when visiting the British capital. But Londoners will tell you the good stuff is right outside the city’s core. You just need to know where, and when, to check it out.<p>With a quick trip to London, a city we visit time and again, comes a dilemma: How do we hit those …

5 Knots Every Hiker and Backpacker Should Know

by Austin Campbell September 15, 2016 3 Comments<p>Increase Your Backcountry Skills by Learning These Knots<p>The right knot can be a life saver when you …

A Great Oxford Shirt for Under $100, Direct from Japan

Originally worn by polo players in the 19th Century, the oxford shirt is best known for its association with jazz musicians and East Coast preppies, …

Men's Fashion

Our 10 Favorite Campsites in America

Having a great camping experience is as much about the people you’re with as it is about the campsite, but there’s no doubt that having a great view …

Hiking

The Best White T-Shirts for Every Situation

The foundation of a great wardrobe starts with the simplest essential: the white T-shirt. But not every tee is made equal. Let GQ's Best Stuff tell you where to start.<p>When talking about our wardrobes (our wardrobes, ourselves), we here at <i>GQ</i> like to talk about basics—<i>a lot</i>. It's because they're the …

The 5 Black T-Shirts Men Buy Most, And Why

The cornerstone of any man's wardrobe also tends to overlap greatly with the most basic pieces in his closet. Think: the jeans, tees, white oxford shirts, boxer briefs, and sneakers he reaches for first and most often. But when it comes to these building blocks, men don't always feel 100% …

Revolutionise your songwriting with these 9 alternate guitar tunings

Introduction<p><b>WORLD GUITAR DAY 2017:</b> <b>There’s so much music to be discovered simply by retuning your guitar. Here’s a guide to some great open and</b> …

Vocal Compression: How To Compress Vocals Like an Expert

by <b>Rob Mayzes</b><p><b>Compression… your best friend and your worst enemy.</b><p>When used correctly, compression is a key ingredient for vocals that sound …

Apple’s HomeKit Dilemma: Building A Great Smart-Home Hub Is A Huge Challenge

A central connection point could make HomeKit more appealing to more people–but not without trade-offs.<p>If you’re planning to build a smart home around Apple’s HomeKit platform, be prepared for higher prices, more clutter, and fewer choices than other platforms.<p>That’s because unlike competitors such …

Easy Backpacking Trips for Beginners

You don't need to be an expert to enjoy these scenic trails.<p>Everyone who has read Cheryl Strayed's <i>Wild</i> has probably envisioned themselves heading out …

Top 10 Best Freeze Dried Food For Hiking of 2018

Hiking takes a lot of energy. After a long day on the trail, you need to pause and refuel. Trail mix is perfect for a quick pick-me-up, but you need …

Backpacking

Sample Pacific Crest Trail Thru-Hiking Gear List

This is an entry-level lightweight thru-hiking gear list with a base weight of 12 pounds. It includes everything you will need to thru-hike the 2,650 …

Backpacking

Janus Phoenix 250 Motorcycle

This motorcycle ($6,600) is hand made in Indiana, with a design that's based on the old British cafe racers (simple, lightweight bikes that were built for quick bursts of speed). Standout details include a hand-formed aluminum tank, a noticeable lack of plastic parts, front and rear disk brakes, …

24 Bucket Hats Built for Summer—That You Can Buy Right Now Photos | GQ

Head Gear<p>25 Bucket Hats Built for Summer—That You Can Buy Right Now<p>From Prada to Givenchy to Moncle Gamme Bleu, the Spring/Summer 2017 runways were filled with hiking vibes. You don't have to hit the trail this summer to make the look work for you — and the best place to start is right on top of …

Men's Fashion

What Are the Best No-show Socks for Men?

<i>As temperatures climb and we enter the season of exposed feet, we’re here to help, with all the best tricks for keeping your feet presentable, as</i> …

Clothing

So You Want to Climb Mt. Kilimanjaro?

Get yourself, and your stuff, in shape for the adventure of a lifetime.<p>Standing 19,341 feet in height, Tanzania's Mt. Kilimanjaro is the tallest peak on the African continent. It's also a major bucket-list adventure for many travelers with thousands flocking to its slopes every year with hopes of …

Mountaineering