When last seen (at least by most Americans), Tim Howard was stopping a ridiculous 16 shots in the United States loss to Belgium that knocked it out of the World Cup. That save total was a record for that tournament. Well, Howard was at it again Thursday, this time in an international club tournament. In a […]
This isn't something you usually brag about — LG has announced it now has the Guinness World Record for the largest billboard advertisement ever made. The advertisement, which is right outside the Riyadh International Airport in Saudi Arabia, is two football fields long and stretches along a road leading into the airport. Show More Summary
by Andrew Sacher Godflesh at Irving Plaza in April (more by Greg Cristman) Godflesh's first album since 2001, A World Lit Only By Fire, is coming October 7 via their Own Avalanche Recordings label, and after releasing the track "New...
According to the BBC, Eli Kari Gjengedal now holds the world record for continuous weather presenting. She broke the previous record of 24 hours on Norway’s TV2 by staying on for 33 hours. She was allowed to take a five minute breakShow More Summary
The song has a beat but it has a lot of meat, and when it has a lot of meat, you know it has to mean Godflesh. They will be releasing a new album on October 7th called A World Lit Only By Fire (Avalanche Recordings), and you can listen to a song nicely passed […]
Seattle's Medical Records has established itself over the last four years as one of the world's preeminent reissue labels with regard to synth-based music. But starting with Seefeel's Quique reissue in 2013 (a joint venture with Light in the Attic's Modern Classics subsidiary), Medical owner Dr. Show More Summary
German cyclist Jens Voigt just set a new world hour record. In 60 minutes he rode 51.115 kilometers. It was an amazing achievement. Voigt just turned 43 on Wednesday, and he retired from pro cycling after his record ride today. He beat...Show More Summary
He's a stunt driving legend with experience in more commercials and movies than you can count. He's a former Formula Drift champion and Pikes Peak International Hill Climb world record holder. And now, he's Red Bull Global Rallycross'...Show More Summary
The June through August period was the warmest such period on Earth since record-keeping began in 1880, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) announced Thursday. In addition, the month of August was the warmest such...Show More Summary
This week marks 20 long years since Christopher George Latore Wallace, better known to the world as The Notorious B.I.G., released Ready To Die – an album still considered by many to be one of the greatest hip-hop records ever made. … Biggie’s 10 Greatest Fashion Moments: What Died & What Lived On is a post by Alexander Gwilliam on Highsnobiety.
A Drexel University professor takes over the north and south side of the 29 story Cira Centre to break a world record
A pre-teen girl from Nova Scotia said she wants to break a world record in figure skating so she can raise money for her favorite charity. Read more...
550 dressed up Jane Austen fans came together for a Guiness World Record-breaking event during the Jane Austen Festival. Organizers claim that this group has become the largest gathering of people dressed in Regency costume. The current...Show More Summary
Every year, as UFO sightings and reports continue to fascinate the public, UFO conventions, seminars and meetings continue to draw the public, anx... Read more: Ufos, Guinness World Records and Ufos, International Ufo Congress, Weird...Show More Summary
If you checked your iPhone 6 (or 6 Plus)'s shipping status before making coffee, walking the dog or catching up on your favorite tech site this morning, you're definitely not alone. With a record number of pre-orders this year, there are thousands of...
Tencent QQ entered the Guinness World Records for having the most simultaneous online users on an instant messaging platform, making it the first Chinese instant messaging platform to join the bulk of (occasionally) praiseworthy records. [ more › ]
Future Brown, the production supergroup of Fatima al Qadiri, NGUZUNGUZU, and J-Cush, have signed to Warp Records and announced their first physical release, Wanna Party / World’s Mine, slated for November 3. The A-side features Chicago...Show More Summary
In possibly the best idea James Dolan has had lately, the controversial owner of the New York Knicks and Rangers has invited some of his best-known employees to help him try to break the world kazoo record before the Eagles’ concert Thursday night at Madison Square Garden. Yes, there is a world kazoo record. Dolan […]
Jay Z and Beyonce may have some exciting news to share with the world, and no, it’s not that they are expecting their second child. According to Celebuzz, the power couple is recording a new album… together! Since being on tour together,...Show More Summary
Depending on whom you ask, music's most influential power couple Jay Z and Beyoncé are either madly in love and possibly having a second child, or are putting on an elaborate show for the world at large while their marriage devolvesShow More Summary