Eric Siegel

320 Flips | 6 Magazines | 22 Likes | 9 Following | 9 Followers | @thebird010 | curious, quiet songwriter in Boulder

Fatten Up Your Blues Licks with Double-Stops

A trend popularized by Eric Clapton in the Sixties and continued by Stevie Ray Vaughan in the Eighties was the slashing, searing, single-note line. …

Electric Guitar

Why I Take Cannabis Terpenes Instead of Smoking Weed

The non-psychoactive aromatic compound could become the biggest thing in wellness since CBD.<p>I stopped smoking weed my senior year of college. I woke up one February morning, mouth still fuzzy, lying on top of my covers with my winter coat, scarf, and boots still on— I’d been too disoriented to get …

Cannabis

20 Fascinating Facts About The Legend of Zelda Series

Last month, Nintendo along with Dark Horse Comics released The Legend Of Zelda: Encyclopedia, the third book in their series of Zelda almanacs. The …

Retrogaming

How Long Does a Weed High Last?

I’m imagining you sitting there, trying to focus as you type “how long does a high last” into the search bar. Or you could be on your phone pacing …

Cannabis

Adventurous women are getting their vaginas super stoned

More couples are turning to cannabis to boost their sex life … but can your vagina really get high?<p>You’d be forgiven for thinking partners are …

Musician Wins $260,000 In Lawsuit Against Ex-Girlfriend Who Sabotaged Career

In the spring of 2014, Eric Abramovitz got the opportunity of a lifetime.<p>He just didn't know it.<p>Abramovitz was the victim of a deception that a Canadian judge called "despicable," as he granted Abramovitz $350,000 Canadian dollars (more than $260,000 U.S.) in damages.<p>Abramovitz is a gifted Canadian …

Los Angeles

Black Sabbath and Indica Weed: Inside the Grand Return of Stoner-Metal Heroes Sleep

“When we started, we were smoking lots of pot and taking acid, and the soundtrack to all of our fucking lives at the time was essentially Black …

Music

Ziggy Marley to Develop Film about Father and Reggae Legend Bob Marley at Paramount

by Anita Busch and Mike Fleming Jr. via deadline.com Ziggy Marley and Paramount Pictures are developing a biopic on his father…

“Rick and Morty” Recorded a Hilarious Birthday Song for Kanye West

Kanye West loves <i>Rick and Morty</i>. So much so that the rapper claims to have watched every episode of the show at least five times …

The Endocannabinoid System - How Cannabis Affects The Human Body

How Cannabis Affects The Human Body<p><b>The legal cannabis</b> movement started in San Francisco in the early 1990’s when it was discovered that cannabis …

We are living in the golden age of the music explainer

Music criticism is dead. Long live music analysis.<p>Gone are the days when listeners relied on critics for guidance on which albums to buy. In the streaming era, there is no need to read about whether an album is any good—you can sample it for yourself with just a few clicks.<p>Now, instead of seeking …

Music

The Tao of Stevie Nicks: 20 Great Quotes From the Bewitching Rock Star

The sheer power of Stevie Nicks‘ voice, one of the biggest, best and most distinctive in all of rock, can sometimes overshadow the brilliance of her …

Music

Photographer Shoots Epic Battle Between Fox And Eagle Over Rabbit, And It Gets More And More Epic With Each Photo

How would you feel if you were on your way home proudly clutching your hard-earned food, when all of a sudden somebody jumps you, snatches away your …

The war on gluten

The patients weren't crazy—Knut Lundin was sure of that. But their ailment was a mystery. They were convinced gluten was making them sick. Yet they …

Chainsmokers and Halsey Honor Avicii at Billboard Music Awards

Avicii, the beloved Swedish DJ and producer, was honored at the Billboard Music Awards on Sunday night by The Chainsmokers and Halsey.<p>Before …

Pop Music

Earth, Wind & Fire songwriter calls Taylor Swift’s ‘September’ cover “a very calm and somewhat boring take”

The singer recorded a more acoustic version of the classic disco-funk track last month for her 'Spotify Singles' series<p>Songwriter Allee Willis, who …

Kiss bassist Gene Simmons changes his tune on pot: 'I was judgmental, arrogant and uninformed'

Kiss bassist Gene Simmons may be a notorious straight edge, but he's finally changed his tune on the green stuff — just in time to step into a role …

Watch George Harrison's Final Performance in 1997

0<p>SHARES<p>On July 24, 1997, George Harrison visited VH1 with his old friend Ravi Shankar to discuss Shankar's new studio album, <i>Chants of India,</i> which …

Teen Anti-Marijuana Campaign Announced by L.A. County

3 weeks ago<p>LOS ANGELES (CNS) - With one in six teenagers in Los Angeles County considered frequent users of marijuana, officials began a digital and …

Woody Harrelson Says Willie Nelson Convinced Him to Smoke Pot Again After a 2-Year Break

Peer pressure is real.<p>Woody Harrelson made an appearance on <i>The Ellen DeGeneres Show</i> on Tuesday, where he opened up about what finally made him smoke …

Weed Porn: How Two Taboos Became Popular Bedfellows

As weed legalization sweeps across America, state election by state election, the popularity of cannabis products has kept pace. But while marijuana …

Cannabis

The Connoisseur's Guide To Harvesting Weed Plants

You’ve grown your cannabis plants for months and the time has finally come to take them down, dry and cure them. Even though you’re in the final …

3 Rules I Use to Stay Productive and Not Overwhelmed

I get 1,000 emails a week, but I only work 40 hours. Here's how I do it.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>To say my life is busy is an understatement.<p>I'm a father of three kids under the age of three. I have a portfolio of 40-plus startups I've invested in and actively …

Marijuana linked to 'unbearable' sickness across US as use grows following legalisation

By the time Thomas Hodorowski made the connection between his marijuana habit and the bouts of pain and vomiting that left him incapacitated every …

Survivors of Concert Violence Speak Out

<i>Note: This article contains descriptions of violence and trauma that some readers may find disturbing</i>.<p>People go to concerts in order to live. We trek to nightclubs to absorb waves of rhythm that wash away the week’s worries. We spend entire paychecks on festival passes to stand in a massive crowd …

Death Metal

Three 'Normal' Men On How Drinking Took Over Their Lives

Ten of thousands of men in Britain are fighting alcohol dependancy. Here, Esquire speaks to a handful of them to hear how things got so bad, why they hid it for so long - and what others can do to avoid the same fate<p><b>In the last few weeks</b> before entering rehab, Dan* was drinking seven bottles of …

Jack White: ‘As an artist it is your job not to take the easy way out’

As the messiah of analogue and vinyl goes digital on his new solo album, Jack White talks about the need to be contrary, his love of objects – and his dislike of the press<p>Jack White is back in the UK for the first time since Seven Nation Army became the unofficial rallying cry for Jeremy Corbyn. …

Jack White

Quincy Jones: 20 Great Productions

Ray Charles, “The Ray” (1957)<p>It’s surprising that Jones didn’t wind up working more closely with Ray Charles. The two met while teenagers in Seattle, …

Music

The 25 Best iPhone Apps To Download Now

These are our must-have iPhone apps<p>Whether you just picked up a new iPhone or you're looking for an app revamp, these 24 apps belong on your home screen. Including everything from music, navigation, organisation, messaging, photo editing, reading, social networks, keyboards, stargazing, and payment …

Republican congresswoman: Many mass murderers are Democrats

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A Republican congresswoman from upstate New York said Wednesday that "many" people who commit mass murder turn out to be …