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Quincy Jones Has a Story About That

Frank Sinatra. Michael Jackson. Ray Charles. Malcolm X. Elon Musk. Truman Capote. Buzz Aldrin. Prince. Tupac. Even Leni Riefenstahl. Quincy Jones has run with them all. Chris Heath stays up late with the 84-year-old music legend who has a tale to go with every famous name.<p><b>"I feel like</b> I'm just …

Celebrating CTI Records’ 40th Anniversary – Part 1 | Jazz Online – The Voice of Jazz

<i>Contributed by guest blogger Doug Payne (Sound Insights)</i><p>In February 1970, producer Creed Taylor launched the CTI Records label. He’d already spent …

Soul Music
Blue Note

Riverwalk Jazz - Stanford University Libraries

Photo courtesy Jim Cullum.<p>The jazz world is full of behind-the-scenes stories, and this edition of <i>Riverwalk Jazz</i> offers a collection of some of the …

Watch: A Requiem for San Francisco’s ‘Harlem of the West’

The black cultural district that sang with jazz and blues<p>Today, the conversation about gentrification in the Bay Area has reached a fever pitch. But …

Technics’ latest high-end turntable is expected to set you back $20,000

<b>It’s not for DJs.</b>Since the Technics turntable was revived back in 2015, potential buyers have had to come to terms with the fact that they cost a lot …

Audiophile

Vinyl Me, Please. The best damn record club.

The 50 Best Record Stores In America<p>We're finding the best record store in every state. See them all here.<p>Can't Miss Exclusives<p>Fred …

Gift ideas that record lovers might actually want

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Vinyl Records

The best turntables of 2017

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Audiophile

Vinyl Record Storage

By Guild Staff on June 17, 2015 in Articles with 0 Comments<p>What are your options?<p>You’ve begun to collect vinyl- but now the question is… “Where am I …

Library of Congress

What to Know Before Starting a Record Collection

By Guild Staff on June 30, 2015 in Articles<p>There are a lot of things to consider when starting a new collection- of anything. The space needed, the …

John Leguizamo’s ‘Latin History for Morons’ Is a One-Man Comedy Riot

The feverish, high-velocity energy of John Leguizamo is back on Broadway, and his new one-man comedy riot <i>Latin History for Morons,</i> at Studio 54, has …

Sigmund Freud

Vintage Gear: Top Engineers on Favorite Equipment and Recording Tips

Engineers embrace the special qualities of classic hardware<p>0<p>SHARES<p>IN THIS era of hybrid analog/digital recording (and full-blown retro analog-only …

Google's interactive tour lets you go 'Inside Abbey Road'

Abbey Road Studios is one of the most famous recording venues in the world, where artists such as The Beatles, Pink Floyd and Michael Jackson produced some of their most influential tracks and albums. Despite its heritage, the studio isn't open to the public, which means few outside of the music …

The 5 Unsung Heroes of the Studio

We occupy an age where knowledge about the recording studio is abundant. Yet it was a few short decades ago where this was definitely not the case. …

A Brief History of The Studio As An Instrument: Part 1

In 2016, it's almost taken for granted that the "studio" (whether that's a professional recording studio, a garage full of instruments and audio …

John Coltrane’s Handwritten Outline for His Masterpiece A Love Supreme

<i>Click the image above to view it in a larger format.</i><p>The great jazz saxophone player John Coltrane was born 87 years ago today. To mark the occasion …

Sonny Rollins Spent A Mythical 'Night at the Village Vanguard' 60 Years Ago Today

One of the greatest jazz albums ever made was recorded 60 years ago today. It's <i>A Night at the Village Vanguard</i>, a live date by saxophonist Sonny Rollins, featuring a muscular backdrop of bass and drums. It's not a carefully plotted concept album, nor a manifesto, but a document with the slangy …

Horns

John Coltrane’s Handwritten Outline for His Masterpiece A Love Supreme (1964)

<i>Click the image above to view it in a larger format.</i><p>The great jazz saxophone player John Coltrane was born 87 years ago today. To mark the occasion …

John Coltrane

The incredible record libraries where you can listen to vast archives for free

<b>Sonic treasure troves.</b><p>Vinyl might have a rep for being a notoriously expensive endeavour, but right now hundreds of thousands of records are sitting, …

New York Public Library

Meet the adventurous couple who has spent the past 4 years living in Airbnbs around the world for under $90 a night

On July 22, they spent their 1,000th night in an Airbnb in Strasbourg, France, the same country where they began their journey four years ago.<p>Throughout their Airbnb-hopping adventure, the Campbells have become a poster couple for the Silicon Valley-based travel company. They've visited Airbnb …

Buckingham Palace

See Why This Dreamy Paradise Was Once Again Named the Best Hotel on the Planet

It takes a lot to beat out a runner up that hosted both Barack Obama and Pippa Middleton this year.<p>Get those travel-booking fingers ready — you'll …

Why It’s Officially Time to Try Glamping

If you’re looking to be one with nature, but also appreciate a cozy bed and dinner that doesn’t come out of a can, rejoice – we’ve found your next …

Outer Shores Expeditions

Explore the diverse wildlife and rugged landscapes of Canada's Pacific Coast aboard a wooden schooner with Outer Shores Expeditions. These small-ship …

British Columbia

How to find a campsite, Airbnb style

Hipcamp has unique options — including a farm or even a backyard!<p>If you love to camp (or you like to road-trip to cool spots in your camper van), you …

Campervans

100 podcasts that will make you smarter and more successful

Flickr/Garry KnightPodcasting is a great way to learn and be inspired. It's a new use of technology that hearkens back to the original social medium, storytelling.<p>If you have an interest in entrepreneurship, tech, leadership, business, creativity, or just learning and expanding your mind, here are …

Entrepreneurship

Why Gender Inequality Is a Christian Issue

A new ad, quoting derogatory remarks of Donald Trump toward women will begin airing on national cable television this week. The video, just released, …

Formula 1 News, Live Grand Prix Updates, Videos, Drivers and Results

Customise ESPN<p>Sign UpLog In<p>The Pit Stop: More to come from McLaren?<p>Maurice Hamilton joins Jennie Gow to tackle your questions after the Australian …

Auto Racing

Through a Lens, Darkly

During the historic 1957 desegregation of Little Rock Central High School, 26-year-old journalist Will Counts took a photograph that gave an iconic face to the passions at the center of the civil-rights movement—two faces, actually: those of 15-year-old Elizabeth Eckford on her first day of school, …