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In 1974, former Byrd Gene Clark released his fourth solo album, No Other, a critical and commercial failure that earned increasingly more recognition over time and was received much more warmly upon its reissue in the early 2000s. Now,...
The future is here, and it comes bearing technical fouls. Deadspin's Barry Petchesky spotted a video that proves the next generation of video game consoles guarantees you too can feel what it's like to be former NBA player Rasheed Wallace. Here...Show More Summary
No Other, the 1974 solo album from the former Byrds member, is one of those cult-favorite albums that you’re probably never heard of unless you’re part of its cult. The densely orchestrated album pushed the studio excesses of early-’70s Cali folk rock to its natural conclusion, and all that ornamentation served to highlight Clark’s voice. [...]
Mike Enders of Accidental Bear sat down with costume designer Danny Glicker, to talk about the styles he'll employ for the forthcoming HBO gay-themed drama Looking, starring Jonathan Groff, Frankie J. Alvarez, and Murray Bartlett. Writes Enders: Helping to shape...
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The Post plows a bit of ground familiar to Bearing Drift readers: Which Republican can mount a serious challenge to Sen. Mark Warner? There are two GOP candidates in the race — Shak Hill and Howie Lind. Neither has much name recognition, and an objective observer would give neither much chance to beat the very popular Warner. Read full article >>
Professor Dan Burns uses a sheet of spandex, some bearings, marbles and weights to demonstrate the basic principles of gravity, and how planetary orbits were established. It’s how to play with the fabric of space, literally.
With sentiment lopsided and skepticism rare, the evidence suggests lofty expectations are vulnerable to disappointment
The 19th annual Petro-Canada Teddy Bear Toss Sunday night lasted 11 minutes on Sunday night.
Monday Night Football will determine the playoff hopes of both teams. Neither is eliminated yet, but a loss for both sides would severely hurt their chances of reaching the post season. Chicago needs to get back in the hunt, while the Cowboys are trying to hold off the resurgent Eagles.
CBS News Exclusive: Video recorded by CBS News reporter Carter Evans shows an up-close account of the gun battle between police and fugitive ex-cop Christopher Dorner in Big Bear, California.
Visit Indie Shuffle to download. Sounds like: Grizzly Bear, Absofacto, Here We Go Magic Song: Jesse Davidson - Big Bois Gotta Eat [download here] What's so good? After absolutely blowing me away with his first releases, Adelaide singer-songwriter Jesse Davidson (whose single “Flaws” we featured last year) dropped off the map somewhat. Show More Summary
Visit Indie Shuffle to download. Sounds like: Grizzly Bear, TV On The Radio, Bill Calahan Song: Danvers - Oh Darling [download here] What's so good? An old favorite of mine, Adelaide indie pop band Fire! Santa Rosa, Fire! have been pretty quiet of late, having taken a hiatus from recording together. Show More Summary
In the face of significant criticism in Chicago, Bears coach Marc Trestman is standing by his decision to attempt a 47-yard field goal on second down in overtime on Sunday — an attempt that missed and set up the Vikings’ game-winning field goal. Most coaches would have had the offense try to get more yardage…
The Chicago Bears are reeling and will host another team fighting for its playoff life on Monday Night Football with the Dallas Cowboys coming to town. The Bears' overtime loss to the Minnesota Vikings may end up being the one to keep...Show More Summary
All sorts of goodies from The Amazing Spider-Man 2 have been rolling out since it was announced that the first official trailer would be releasing this Thursday, and today comes bearing more gifts. In addition to the teasers that released yesterday hyping the trailer, and the picture featuring Spidey and foes a few days before that, we’ve now […]
Classic American clothing manufacturer Pendleton drops a handful of accessories as part of their Holiday 2013 collection. Featured among this season’s offerings are three stuffed teddy bears, two stuffed horses and three blankets… Pendleton Holiday 2013 Accessories is a post by Brock Cardiner on Highsnobiety.
Brands come and brands go in the automotive industry, but for enthusiasts, the prospect of Alfa Romeo disappearing from the face of the earth altogether is a thought too painful to bear. Fortunately, parent company Fiat isn't about to give up on the storied Italian marque, even after decades of losses. Show More Summary
Cowboys owner Jerry Jones handled some medical housekeeping during his Tuesday appearance on KRLD by announcing that linebacker Sean Lee would play against the Bears on Monday. He also had some thoughts about a formerly injured Cowboy who is now playing for the Bears. Jeremiah Ratliff went by the name of Jay when he was…