Sydney to Debut Strictly Ballroom Musical

©Garry Wilmore Sydney may not be the first destination that springs to mind when the subject of musical theatre is mentioned, but it's about to host the worldwide debut of a long-awaited new...

The Met Gets Punked

Punk buttons © Ken Schafer Edginess might not be a characteristic that you associate with New York's storied Metropolitan Museum of Art. The museum's newest exhibit may change your mind. Punk:...

Spice Girls Musical Nixed

© senSATZionell Alas, the Spice Girls musical Viva Forever! has had a short run. The curtain will come down on the production prematurely in June, after lacklustre ticket sales, financial losses, and...

Woody Guthrie Center Opens in Tulsa

Woody Guthrie © Library of Congress The catchy and perennially popular folk song "This Land Is Your Land" has inspired Americans to set out and explore their country since it was written in 1940. With...

Stockholm Woos ABBA Fans with New Museum

© brainflakes Though the hefty admission price may be your budget's Waterloo, Stockholm has a new attraction for fans of one of its major cultural exports. ABBA is getting its own museum. We have the...

Ukulele Gangsters Mob Toronto Subway

© iamtdj Self-proclaimed ukulele gangsters descended upon Toronto's transit system en masse on April 17th. Theese minstrels performed an original song to cheer morning commuters. Project Ukulele...

Gear Review: Satechi BT Lite Bluetooth Headphones

Satechi's products are always a mixed bag. On one hand, they have a habit of producing bafflingly useful products for all manner of niche uses. On the other hand, those products don't tend to be able to absorb...

Travel Gear: The Vagabond’s Headphone Round-Up

If you're going to drop your hard-earned money on something other than airplane tickets, bus fare or hostel reservations, it had better be worth it. Headphones are something you need, what with other...

The Braven 625s Bluetooth Speaker: I Can’t Kill It

Three years of testing Bluetooth speakers has set the bar to impress me rather high. I've played with the Jawbone Jambox, I've tested a few models of Devotec's Solar Sound and I've even rocked out to the...

Sea-Tac Airport Featuring Musicians in PSAs

Ben Gibard of Death Cab for Cutie, one of the featured PSA artists © msnbc.com This past weekend, Sea-Tac International Airport launched a series of new airport PSAs featuring all Northwest-based...

Website Streaming City “Soundtracks”

Vintage radio © CubaGallery Find yourself pining for the familiar soundtrack of your city while you're out of town? Do you often miss the sound of a city you once called home? One website is making it...