Mixtape: SXSW

Mixtape: SXSW

The Music portion of SXSW (we’re not even going to pretend like you don’t know what that acronym means) is as close to Mecca as you can get if you...

Mixtape: Gonna Make You Sweat

Mixtape: Gonna Make You Sweat

Finally putting that gym membership to good use for the first month of the year isn't always the easiest thing to do. You have to put in the time doing the actual work at the gym, but you also have to deal with the evil looks and snide comments from people that have enough time o...

Aether's Ion Jacket Is a Modern Take on the Classic Bomber

Aether's Ion Jacket Is a Modern Take on the Classic Bomber

The bomber’s been around in one form or another since the 1920’s thanks to its mix of style and practicality. In that spirit, Aether’s created the Ion Jacket. The distinct look of the bomber’s definitely present, but they’ve done a bit of updating. The 800-fill goose down promises to keep you warm and the nylon and rib knit will keep the wind out. There’s also an audio valve for your headphones built into the pockets, so no weird MacGyvering with cords and zippers to listen to your music while staying warm. It’s a jacket designed to take you all the way through fall and winter.

Mixtape: New Year's Revolutions

Mixtape: New Year's Revolutions

New Year's Eve has a lot of things going for it. Everyone parties. You're all but guaranteed to at least hit a single by the end of the evening. People seriously consider using the gym membership they've neglected for the past six months. You get a chance to brag about all the co...

Mixtape: Getting Shit Done

Mixtape: Getting Shit Done

Slow jams are great for golf clap buildups and dances at weddings and proms, but they're not all that helpful if you're under the gun for a deadline. Whether it's getting a final piece into a show, that report into your bosses inbox or just finishing that perfect playlist before ...

Labor Day Party Playlist

Labor Day Party Playlist

This post is brought to you by Rdio - Unlimited Music. Everywhere With only a few solid weekends left before the end of the summer, it's about time to start planning the Labor Day party to end all Labor Day parties. Unless you live in a tropical climate, it's all pretty much d...

Work Playlist

Work Playlist

This post is brought to you by Rdio - Unlimited Music. Everywhere With some help from our friends at Rdio, we got you through Lollapalooza and some Summer day drinking with enough tunes to spare. Hosting a weekend shindig (be it a trip to the beach or a BBQ) and attending Lollap...

Summer Playlist

Summer Playlist

This post is brought to you by Rdio - Unlimited Music. Everywhere Finally coming down from the musical high that was Lollapalooza (check out the Lollapalooza Playlist for some highlights), it's time for some much deserved recovery. Maybe we'll spend some time at the beach or hav...

Lollapalooza Playlist

Lollapalooza Playlist

This post is brought to you by Rdio - Unlimited Music. Everywhere. Radio as we know it is on its deathbed, but that's not necessarily a bad thing. All of the music you hear on traditional radio gets picked by record companies and faceless media execs based on what they think is ...