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Viv Albertine Deconstructing Her Own Legend

Lydia Hughes | Posted 04.29.2015 | Books
Lydia Hughes

Continuing to subvert expectation, she is both punk and pioneer, pushing the boundaries in music and as a woman, but in a world where personal insecurities closely lurk.

Jimi Hendrix: A Musical Icon

Chris Williams | Posted 11.26.2014 | Entertainment
Chris Williams

As the biopic Jimi: All Is by My Side is set to be released to movie theaters nationwide today, it's time to reflect on the life of one of popular culture's largest iconic figures.

This Guy Rocks At Surfing

The Huffington Post | Avery Stone | Posted 07.10.2014 | Weird News

Talk about multitasking. In this video, Canadian musician and wakesurfer Chris Hau shows us how to rock at surfing in the most literal way: by jamm...

Purple Hazed

Doug Bradley | Posted 01.29.2013 | Fifty
Doug Bradley

Jimi Hendrix would have turned 70 years old this week! That thought alone boggles the mind, because for those of us who came of age with him and his music, Jimi will forever be in his 20's -- hot, alive, defiant and "kissing the sky" as he fell to the ground.

Are Ukeleles Cool? | Herald Staff | Posted 07.31.2011 | Arts

The ukulele has long-struggled with its image -- it can blame Tiny Tim's "Tiptoe Through the Tulips" for that. But lately the diminutive instrument is...

Astoria Characters: The Bouzouki Balladeer

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

George Vlesmas has devoted his life to the pursuit of the bouzouki, the Greek stringed instrument with the pear-shaped body and swan-length fretted neck that sounds like a chiming harp.

Interview: Davis Guggenheim Says It Might Get Loud

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

It Might Get Loud portrays three generations of guitarists: Jimmy Page of Led Zeppelin, The Edge of U2 and Jack White of the White Stripes, all talking about their love of the electric guitar.

The Long-Awaited Return of Butterfly Boucher

Jon Chattman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

There was anything wrong with the songs or the album I made ... it was just that the record label were idiots!