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Telescope

(vimeo link)<p>You know that when our telescopes see very distant stars, we are seeing the star's past. That light takes so long to get here that by the …

Speed Of Light

Which would you rather enjoy around this fire pit? Delicious s'mores or a glass of wine?

A Demonstration of Impressive Freestyle Finger Snapping Skills

Darren Drouin gives a demonstration of his impressive freestyle finger snapping skills.<p>via reddit<p>In addition to this blog, Laughing Squid is also an …

“While Aman Resorts is well-known for its remote properties, its newest resort in Vietnam is catching everyone’s attention. An hour from the airport, Amanoi is tucked away in a national park that’s loaded with “ahhh”-worthy views and 31 luxury hillside pavilions—complete with outdoor decks, king-sized beds, and floor-to-ceiling windows.” - Trillist.com on Amanoi, October 2013 www.amanoi.com

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Marketers, These Eye-Popping Stats Will Make You Stop Chasing Youth, Start Courting Boomers

Baby boomers control 70% of American’s disposable income, yet only 5% of advertising is geared toward their age group. Why? Read on for more compelling numbers, and the ideas behind them.<p>In 1963, Pepsi-Cola kicked off a TV, radio, print, and billboard campaign that made advertising history.<p>Pepsi …

Listen to Wikipedia

The music generated at the site Listen to Wikipedia may sound random at first, but what you're hearing is real data.<p>Using the data provided by …

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Al Green

Top 100 Greatest Female Singers

Actress | Evita<p>The remarkable, hyper-ambitious Material Girl who never stops reinventing herself, Madonna is a seven-time Grammy Award-winner who has …

Moulin Rouge

100 Greatest Singers of All Time

Aretha, Elvis, Lennon, Dylan and many more<p>There's something a bout a voice that's personal, not unlike the particular odor or shape of a given human …

Lou Reed

What does Apple's new iTunes Radio mean for the future of digital music?

Seth Schachner, founder & CEO of Strat Americas looks at the impact of Apple's soon to be launched iTunes Radio on the "all you can eat" music consumption model<p>The digital music world continues to evolve towards a streamed, "access" model, over the traditional "ownership" approach.<p>Whether the music …

Music Industry

Sex still sells classical music but attitudes are changing

Woman's Hour presenter Jenni Murray acknowledges a universal truth, but British orchestras are becoming more feminine across all departments<p>It is a truth universally acknowledged that marketing people use good-looking photos of good-looking (or artificially improved) people to sell, you know, …

Carole King Honored With Gershwin Prize at White House Ceremony

Singer-songwriter becomes first woman to receive the award<p>Carole King was was presented with the Gershwin Prize for Popular Song at the White House …

Carole King

Flashback: U2 Scam Their Way Onto Irish TV in 1978

Watch the group play 'Street Mission' on their first TV performance<p>The four members of U2 were still in high school when they managed to scam their …

U2

Billy Joel Surprises With Two Songs at High School Graduation

Singer shares memories and answers questions from students<p>Billy Joel surprised an assembly of students at the Frank Sinatra School of the Arts in …

Viral

Interview: Don Felder on The Eagles' classic song, Hotel California

<i>The Eagles live in 1980 (from left): Timothy B. Schmit, Glenn Frey, Don Felder, Joe Walsh and Don Henley. © Roger Ressmeyer/CORBIS</i><p><b>On 9 October,</b> …

Guitar

Steely Dan going on ‘Mood Swings’ tour, including seven nights at Beacon Theatre (some are full album shows)

by <b>Bill Pearis</b><p><b>Steely Dan</b> will be on the road this summer, on what they’re calling the “Mood Swings: 8 Miles To Pancake Day” tour. It concludes with a</b> …

Sea of Heartbreak: Dennis Wilson's Majestic Solo Work

Dennis Wilson was an outcast in the Beach Boys because he was a beach boy. Good looking, muscular, and free-spirited, he was the one who actually did …

Charles Manson

Pink Floyd: Pandora's Internet radio royalty ripoff

Internet radio companies are trying to trick artists into supporting their own pay cut.<p>Great music can inspire deep emotions, and businesses have long sought to harness this power in order to make money. Nothing wrong with that – everyone deserves to make a living – but too often it leads to less …

Brazil

Directioners are turning fandom into a full-on trolling war

Time was when fans would content themselves with typewritten mailouts from their idols. These days they're acting as pop stars' footsoldiers in some increasingly grim social-media skirmishes<p>On Thu 15 Aug, Channel 4's Crazy About One Direction will zoom in on the boyband's notorious fan army, the …

When New York Was 'On Fire': A Mid-'70s Musical Revolution

If you were in New York City in the 1970s, you might have stumbled upon the birth of punk, new-wave, hip-hop, salsa, disco, minimalist classical and avant-garde jazz. The city during these five years — 1973 through '77 — was the birthplace of many of the most innovative and influential musical …

Patti Smith

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