Sonic Runners, the first mobile game from Sonic Team, has died. It was just one year old. The free-to-play endless runner amassed more than six million downloads over the course of its short-lived time on this earth, which Sega brought...Show More Summary
In the most sonically pleasing collaboration name of the year, perpetually youthful singer and record producer Pharrell Williams worked with Chanel on pieces for the Métiers d'Art Paris in Rome 2015-2016 collection.Pharrell, “a close friend of the House of Chanel and personal friend of Karl Lagerfeld,” visited the craftsmen responsible ... More »
With the much delayed release of Mighty No. 9 slowly making its way towards us, we’ve been graced with yet another trailer for the game. Except it is thoroughly awful, so much so that Sonic the Hedgehog has felt the need to interven...
Kim Talon teams up with Sonic Youth's Lee Ranaldo and Steve Shelley to create an album full of angst and awesome.
To have a real impact on the next quarter and the quarter after that, you need to go beyond simply reporting recent history.
Memory and sense have a peculiar way of working in tandem. For decades, skate videos have pushed us to land bigger tricks, shown us how to dress, even opened our eyes to new music, and the biggest characters in skateboarding today – from Eric Koston to Paul Rodriguez – owe much to these humble VHS tapes. While full-length […]
So much negative aesthetic criticism appears to take place in the kitchen. Saccharine and corny, schmaltzy and sour. Hammy, cheesy, vanilla. Applied synesthetically, visual and sonic descriptors often exalt creative work: A singer’s voice is shimmering, a film sequence is jazzy. Show More Summary
This Nashville mansion belongs to the former CEO of Sonic, Shoney's and Back Yard Burgers, who will sell the 22,000-square-foot property at auction to the highest bidder on June 29. It's listed with Concierge Auctions...
Imagine the sonics of Beach Slang paired with the vocals of Bad Religion’s Greg Graffin and you have Grieving, an unsigned band from Cambridge, UK. Of the six songs lined up for the July release of their EP Demonstrations, the band has already shared “No Sleep” and “Ownership,” and today they released “My Friend, The […]
It may not be even remotely close to what The Doctor uses on Doctor Who, but a team at the University of Bristol in England has created a sonic screwdriver that utilizes the powers of acoustic levitation to move objects. Read more.....
The name "Samsung" evokes images of phones, TVs and maybe even appliances. But the Korean electronics giant is betting big on audio, too. We got a look at the company's California testing lab where its sonic aspirations begin.
by Dave Segal DJ Riz, juggling fire on the decks. Kate Coffee On May 6 at Re-bar, DJ Riz did a four-hour set at Dave Pezzner's new dance-music night, EPIC, which devotes its entire duration to one DJ in order to allow him/her to stretch out and cover more ground than DJs typically do at club gigs. Show More Summary
Said to be the most performed among today’s living composers, a composer whose music is touched with sonic purity and infused with beguiling spirituality, Arvo Pärt is revered as an agent of escape. When it comes to the favorite composer of all time, Mozart ever tops lists among performers and...
Calm, sonically personified.
How did a video game franchise get to the point where the best thing it has going for it is a Twitter feed?
The Vancouver outfit's sophomore effort is a sonic rollercoaster.
About a month ago, I wrote a bit about the Sega Dreamcast and its games . Since that point, I have been spending my non Dark Souls III gaming time basking in the glow of Sega’s beautiful little white box that was too lovely for our cruel world. Read more...
In December 2015, the BBC replaced the poorly-received Sonic Sunglasses that belonged to the twelfth iteration of Doctor Who, with a new and intricate Sonic Screwdriver that featured all sorts of bells and whistles. Now, six-months later, the BBC has released a faithful toy reproduction the Doctor’s iconic tool. This new toy version is a […]
Earlier this year, The Property Brothers released “Hold On,” their first country single. It was a relative hit, the sonic equivalent to a poorly wielded sledgehammer weakly smashing through a cabinet on demo day. Now, Drew and Jonathan Scott have released a whole new track, “Let The Night Shine In,” and it’s—well, it’s not good. Show More Summary
You've all heard of the cancelled Sonic X-treme (with its various spellings), but have you heard of the completely unrelated Sonic Extreme, a hoverboard game prototype that used assets from Sonic Heroes? Well, you have now. Check out...Show More Summary