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Sarah Jaffe comes to Great Scott 9/11

Sarah Jaffe comes to Great Scott 9/11 0

Indie singer-songwriter Sarah Jaffe will be continuing her national tour at Allston’s Great Scott on Sept. 11. The Texas native just released her third studio album, Don’t Disconnect, on Aug. 19 and has been touring since July with The Polyphonic Spree. The second leg of her tour will be with hip-hop artists Astronautalis, Stage, and Transit. Don’t Disconnect, Jaffe’s latest album, was produced(…)

Puzzled and wired: Austin’s very own Cathedral of Junk

Puzzled and wired: Austin’s very own Cathedral of Junk 2

Vince Hannemann showed me a black and white photograph of his 16-year-old self in his backyard in Santa Fe, N.M. It was then, in 1979, that the sculpture artist started building installation work out of found objects. Ten years later, he moved to Austin, Texas, where he’s been erecting his massive Cathedral of Junk ever(…)

Mick Jagger’s Girlfriend found dead in New York apartment

Mick Jagger’s Girlfriend found dead in New York apartment 1

 L’wren Scott, 49, was found dead in her New York apartment Monday at about 10 a.m. Her assistant found Scott, the long-time girlfriend of rockstar Mick Jagger, with a scarf tied around her neck hanging off a doorknob. The model-turned-designer had canceled her London Fashion Week show in February, but it appears those close to(…)

3nder App Intends to Pave the Way for Easy Threesome Hookups

3nder App Intends to Pave the Way for Easy Threesome Hookups 0

Joining the ranks of other notable hookup apps like Grindr, Blendr, and Tinder, 3nder is specifically designed to organize threesomes in your area and will probably do its part to continue to ruin dating as we know it. The app does not discriminate against couples or singles—its motto seems to be come one, come all.(…)

A quick guide to buying pre-owned watches

A quick guide to buying pre-owned watches 0

If you love the unique style and designs of some of the high-end Swiss watches, you will glad to learn that you can find many for sale at unbelievable prices. Today, collectors and connoisseurs scour the internet and classified ads in search of pre owned watches. The good news is that you can find some(…)

Band Buzz: The D-Line

Band Buzz: The D-Line 0

With yet another snowstorm on the way and icy winds making everyone in New England shudder, summer has never seemed farther away. Luckily for anyone craving some laid-back and sunny vibes, Boston’s own The D-Line is keeping things bright with their upbeat, self-titled EP, now available on Bandcamp. With musical influences including Simon & Garfunkel,(…)

The Top 10 Holiday Gifts You Won’t Find on Amazon.com

The Top 10 Holiday Gifts You Won’t Find on Amazon.com 0

It’ s Christmas time again! Time for more mass-produced toys, clothing that all looks the same, and just plain generic gifts. But wait! This year you can break away from the crowds of Christmas cattle and find your presents off the beaten path with Blast Magazine’s Top 10 Christmas Gifts You Won’t Find on Amazon.com.(…)

Graphics of the Day: Makeup, tattoos, and more!

Graphics of the Day: Makeup, tattoos, and more! 0

We have a trio of infographics for you today. Via: Temptu That was temporary. Now we get into the permanent…maybe? Here are some examples of the most regrettable tattoos ever! Via: LaserAway And, finally, here is something educational for you Gen-Yers on the cusp of adulthood. Via: Life Source Direct

New York’s MoMa pays homage to Dante Ferretti

New York’s MoMa pays homage to Dante Ferretti 2

ROME–‘Dante Ferretti the American’ could be the title of film and instead will become reality when New York’s Museum Of Modern Art will pay homage to one of the world’s most important art directors on September 25, with the Master Class on cinema entitled Dante Ferretti: Design and Construction for the Cinema, and when on October 16(…)