Founder Ronnie Madra created an in-ear acoustic filter to protect the hearing of music enthusiasts
There is something really special about going to a concert to see one of your favorite artists perform some of the songs that helped shape your life over the years. A live show can be life-changing in all the best ways. And on the flip side, live concerts can have ... More
The artist’s inaugural Virginia Beach music festival was a hit
Though Friday was pouring rain, and I mean, seriously a little bit scary how much rain was coming down, Saturday was brighter and bolder than anyone could’ve expected in Virginia Beach. Veteran producer, collaborator, dancer, singer, and more, Pharrell Williams has wanted to host a music festival ... More
Singer Tove Lo custom-designed the iconic Plattan 2 Bluetooth headphones with glitter and a disco in mind
With a slew of summer music festival lineups already released, most audiophiles are busy preparing their internal arsenal of music knowledge. While it is always great to expand your encyclopedia of music with friends, courtesy of a high-quality speaker, sometimes you need to listen on your own. There are More
From Austin haunts to intimate gigs, here are our suggestions for what to do during this week-long creative bonanza
The thriving city of Austin, Texas never fails to disappoint. Visitors can find colorful murals, bustling bars and restaurants and even a few natural springs to frolic in when the Texas heat gets to be too much. One key component to think about when traveling to Austin is timing. From ... More
The social media maven on his collection of emoji-composed renderings of celebrities
At the intersection of pop culture, tech, and art lies Yung Jake—the Instagram artist extraordinaire, whose most recent exhibit showcases all of the above.
Yung Jake’s latest exhibit at Dream Downtown features iterations of celebrities who have been composed entirely of emojis: radioactive emojis for ... More
Last week, the women-centered dating app Bumble unveiled its first brick-and-mortar concept space in Soho known as The Hive. But it wasn’t until a cocktail reception there last night that 26-year-old Bumble CEO Whitney Wolfe had a chance to see the space IRL. “I’ve been peeking in digitally ... More
The prolific musician talks about his new album, making music on the iPad, and remembering Nico
John Cale might always be known for his work with The Velvet Underground, the trailblazing 1960s rock band that collaborated with Andy Warhol, defined the sound of an era, and launched its members—including Lou Reed and Nico—to fame.
But in the more than 40 years since Cale ... More