The Black Keys and Neon Trees -- Plus Rixton, Robyn & Royksopp
by Chris Narloch
I don’t care whether an artist records rock music, dance music or bubblegum pop, as long as it’s good.
All of those genres are represented below in reviews of recent CDs that are worth spending your cold hard cash on.
Everything You Need To Know About Cooking With Olive Oil
How often have you been at the store looking at bottles of olive oil and not knowing which one to buy? How many times have wished you had more uses for that expensive extra virgin oil you purchased other than a salad dressing or sautéing up a quick dish?
A new book has come out that provides all the answers. Cooking Techniques And Recipes With Olive Oil (Two Extra Virgins/April 2014; hardcover/$26.95) by Mary Platis and Laura Bashar, provides easy yet detailed techniques for poaching, braising, marinating, infusing, and baking with olive oil -- everything home cooks need to know about olive oil: from purchasing to storage to delicious recipes.
Moscow-Born Pop Star Defies New Russian Law, Celebrates LGBT Community With New Video
As the Sochi Olympics approach the halfway mark, and against the contentious backdrop of Russia's so-called "gay propaganda law", Russian-born pop star Grace Valerie has released a brand-new video that she hopes will contribute a message of love and understanding to the raging debate on the role of LGBT people in her native country.
"Diversity is what makes us strong," Grace Valerie says. "That's what I've learned here in America."
“Helen Keller”, the latest dance floor anthem from indie hip hopper Cazwell, was intended to be a trendy moombahton track (the genre that fuses electro with reggaeton and a bit of house).
But when Cazwell revisited “Helen Keller” at the close of 2013 with a more hypnotic, four-on-the-floor pulse, he decided this version was the frontrunner for his long-awaited album, Hard 2 B Fresh. (watch the video here)
By Chase Strangio, ACLU
Imagine you are taken from your community and family and sent to an institutional environment where everything is separated by sex.
Once you get there the officers in charge of your every moment tell you that you are not the sex you have always known yourself to be but instead are the opposite sex and will be considered that sex for all purposes.
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