MANIMAL GROUP is excited to announce the sequel to YOKO ONO'S critically acclaimed 2007 collaboration record Yes, I'm A Witch through Astralwerks called Yes, I’m A Witch Too. The album is Executive Produced by Yoko and Rob Stevens. Yes, I'm A Witch Too is slated for an early 2016 release...

To celebrate the launch of Windows10, Microsoft is launching a really exciting campaign, #UpgradeYourWorld. I’m really excited to have my very first guest blog post on this site - my 12-year-old daughter Hannah Alper has been asked to help spread the word because everything about #UpgradeYourWorld fits with my, and her,...

Cards Against Humanity announced today that it has partnered with the prestigious Chicago Design Museum to release the “Design Pack,” an expansion pack of 30 fully-illustrated cards created by world-class designers. The 30 contributing designers interpreted George Carlin’s infamous 1972 monologue, “Seven Words You Can Never Say on Television” for...

Legendary albums from a world dominated by kittens, thanks to the folks at The Kitten Covers!

This quiz comes from The Girl Friend (And the Boy Friend), an early-1950s magazine for young women.

How many times have you seen a car parked in the bike lane and wanted to either move it, or bash right into it, just because it'll be their fault? Just me on the last one? Ok, then. Fortunately, this cyclist thought about the former. https://youtu.be/luNGjffDjCs

Silversun Pickups have announced that their much-anticipated fourth studio album, BETTER NATURE, will be released September 25th via the band’s own New Machine Recordings. Pre-orders for the album in addition to other very limited items are now available at silversunpickups.com. BETTER NATURE is preceded by the incandescent new single, “Nightlight,”...

Stewart Anderson has had enough. The frontman for noise-pop veterans Boyracer and head of likeminded label 555 Recordings has been releasing music on vinyl since 1991. But the well-documented manufacturing delays that have gone hand in hand with the format’s unlikely resurgence have finally pushed the artist/entrepreneur to the...

Old Tech is back in vogue, and take a look at kids reaction to 1st Generation iPods. Don't forget to gently get off our lawns. https://youtu.be/0lvlbRQq1UM

  This week, the world's largest reggae label and distrubutor VP Records holds the No. 1, 2 and 3 spot on the U.S. Billboard Reggae Album Chart. Their annual compilation Reggae Gold debuts at the top spot with Jah Cure's new album The Cure landing the second position (from No. 1...

  [vimeo 44195298 w=500 h=281] Cassette: A Documentary from Robert Gray on Vimeo. A short-form essayistic documentary about the rise and fall of the compact cassette and its impact on culture, communication, listening, and portable sound reproduction. Since its patenting in the early 1960's, the compact audio cassette has changed the way that...

A lot of TV versions inexplicably contain deleted scenes added into the films. "Modified for time" they say. Many of these rare scenes are still unavailable anywhere else, including the DVDs of the films. Here's a scene set in the school cafeteria for the televised version of 16 Candles...

Maybe I should laugh...these are someone's parents! https://youtu.be/jnQtdR2jXv4

What happens when you have 4 18's and 30,000 watts Rockford Fosgate power and a couple of bags of chips? I'm glad you asked. Go ahead, Steve Meade Designs... https://youtu.be/l54sSD6nsrg