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Bandcamping: The 25 Best Underground Albums Of 2017

Just like in 2016, I spent 2017 digging through the figurative crates of Bandcamp to find the best music that’s not getting the media coverage it …

Indie Music

Hawaii Residence

Inspired in part by the traditional architecture of the Polynesian Islands, this Hawaii Residence is a seamless blend of the modern and the local. It …

The First African-American Professional Basketball Player Now Has a Shoe

Harry Lew made his debut playing basketball for the Pawtucketville Athletic Club on Nov. 2, 1902.<p>He was the first African-American to play the sport …

Jackie Robinson

5 Classic Records You Don't Own, But Should (V)

In previous posts in our <i>5 Classic Records You Don’t Own, But Should</i> series we featured forgotten albums from the ninety-eighties, ninety-nineties, …

Rap & Hip-Hop

The 20 Best Albums Of 2016

2016 is one of those years that will live on in our memory like a lingering bruise. Blueish and purple feelings dominated a year that exposed some of the worst tendencies in our communities, our friends and family members, and yes, even ourselves. 2016 was the year I looked myself in the mirror and …

Kurt Cobain

20 Best Metal Albums of 2016

20<p>Black Sabbath, ‘The End’ EP<p>Everything about <i>The End</i> is an anomaly. It's a CD-only collection of four previously unreleased castaways from the …

titletrack

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NPR Music's 10 Favorite Electronic Albums Of 2015

As somebody who nit-picks the purpose of year-end lists, I have one basic question to ask here: What is an "electronic album?" (Do non-electronic albums even exist in the digitally saturated year of our Internet overlords, 2015?) As somebody writing an intro to such a list, it might not be quite a …

Foxglove, a Speakeasy Hidden Behind a Hong Kong Umbrella Shop

Step right through a sliding door into a mid-century gentleman’s whisky bar.<p>Continuing the disguised speakeasy trend in Hong Kong led by the cabaret-themed Mrs. Pound, the team behind the fusion restaurant have opened up another venue, Foxglove; a gentleman’s cocktail bar that is hidden behind a …

NPR Music's 50 Favorite Albums Of 2015

This is how we listen: Take 12 months, a few thousand albums and pan for gold. We sift for works that are definitive and for sounds or songs that cross boundaries, make connections, teach us something new. We allow ourselves to be swept away, to be seduced, to be fooled by a good new trick or an …

Courtney Barnett

Rad Power Bikes offer an electric alternative to four wheels

When it comes to cycling, riders are spoiled for choice. So before you even begin to browse, you should know what you will be using it for — fitness, …

Point Home Security Device

Most modern home security solutions have a couple things in common: Internet connectivity, which is great, and cameras, which are not so great — if …

Smart Homes