BY MELISSA RUGGIERI If you don’t love Janelle Monae already – and really, how can you not? – you will find new reasons to admire Atlanta’s Queen of Wondaland in a new Pepsi ad for Super...
Bleak. Fears that the Earth's surface will soon be one contiguous pile of spent K-Cups can dissipate: New sales figures show yet another drop in Keurig's sales. This week, the company reported it sold 7 percent fewer machines during the final months of 2015. Show More Summary
About a year ago, I accompanied my then-roommate to Marie's Crisis on a Friday night. It was, for a musical theater nerd like myself, something of a religious experience—a room full of people as equally enthusiastic about Rodgers & Hammerstein as myself. Show More Summary
#ICYMI, a roundup of noteworthy musical happenings in the city some call The 6ix. SVDP: The Sri Lanka born, Toronto-based Shan Vincent de Paul (SVDP) is set to release his new album sometime this spring. In the meantime, the artist and director is dropping music left and right, most notably tracks “Die Iconic” and “Thank […]
From Andre at 3ders: Mayku - The World's First Desktop Factory from Mayku on Vimeo. Since getting involved with the Maker movement back in 2011, the idea that 3D printing is somehow part of a new philosophy in localizing production was a cornerstone belief. Show More Summary
Gay male in my late twenties here. I recently ended things with a guy I had been dating for about two months. Our relationship started as a strictly sexual one. We're both involved in the kink scene in our city and have interests that align in a particularly great way. Show More Summary
You might be familiar with Conner O'Malley because he's a writer and frequent performer on Late Night with Seth Meyers (he was behind the 69th annual P.C. Richard and Son Alternative Thanksgiving Day Parade), through his complete ownage...Show More Summary
BY MELISSA RUGGIERI To add to Chris Martin’s Super Bowl week, the crazily likeable Coldplay frontman joined James Corden for his latest “Carpool Karaoke” segment. Corden comes across a hitchhiking Martin — who is trying to get...
All great things come in threes: crayon packs, suits, backup singers, new Fast & Furious movies, meta Latin phrases ("omne trium perfectum"), Hanson brothers, and of course, the number of trials Indiana Jones had to pass to reach the Holy Grail. Show More Summary
It'll have to add another hand to the sign. Two truths used to be self-evident at Subway — that Jared Fogle was an effective spokesperson, and that footlongs were $5. It seems both are now lies: Due to "costs," the price of the colossal sandwich chain's most famous deal has gone up by a dollar. Show More Summary
No Lights Not Lycra is exactly like Zoomba — if Zoomba was in the dark and consisted entirely of flailing. If you make your way into the basement of the Dovercourt House on a Monday night, you’ll find yourself in a candlelit room, filled with calming music and an assortment of 20 or so 20-somethings. Show More Summary
BY MELISSA RUGGIERI If you’re wondering what all the fuss is about “Hamilton,” you’ll get a glance at the show when the cast performs during the Grammy Awards. Lin-Manuel Miranda, the creator of the Broadway smash, and...
But they don't expect to get thrown in jail for it this time
BY JEWEL WICKER A song by an Atlanta artist helps to set the tone in the trailer for “Race,” a movie about Olympic gold medalist Jesse Owens. “Race” tells the story of four-time gold medalist Jesse Owens....
Founders reflect on their favourite performances with the city's no-commitment singing group. On February 2, 2011, Daveed Goldman and Nobu Adilman gathered at the Bosley Real Estate office in Queen West to sing. “We had no idea what we were doing,” the pair suggests. Show More Summary
If you're going to try to capture the hearts of millions of Americans, there are worse ways to do it than with wiener dogs, cute kids, and the only ketchup that's worth using. [Heinz/YouTube] Read more posts by Clint Rainey
BY MELISSA RUGGIERI Singing sheep? Yes, please. Honda has tapped the Queen classic, “Somebody to Love,” to tout the truck-bed sound system of its Ridgeline truck and the Super Bowl spot will likely be one of the, “Did...
The Most Detailed Map to Date of Our Place in the Universe from Futurism on Vimeo. Yes, there are so many galaxies, too many stars, and even more planets. Such scales and numbers always stagger the imagination. Nevertheless, I stillShow More Summary
TweetSo yeah, tourists have been getting mugged lately up at the lookout at Twin Peaks on Christmas Tree [Holiday Tree?] Road. And the grotesque “50” sculpture ad from the NFL people has been “getting the business” from locals who think that Ed Lee got snookered by wasting our city’s time/ money / effort on hosting […]
TweetGet up to speed here: “O0PS,” We Did It Again! – Local Residents Finally Topple One-Ton NFL Super Bowl “50” Ad Sculpture in Alamo Square So some people stood this piece of NFL “art” back up yesterday, but yesterday at around 8:30 PM this thing went down, and it stayed down. And that brings us to […]