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Orient Watches

Orient Watches

The Orient Watch Company has been crafting fine watches for more than 60 years. And in those years, they’ve picked up a few things about timeless style. That’s exactly what you’ll get when you purchase one of their watches. Each Orient watch pairs a classic face with either an elegant leather band or a do-everything rubber strap. When crazy digital faces and neon NATO straps are bit too much, and you lean a bit more Don Draper, the Orient Watch Company has you covered.

Mighty Spotify Player

Mighty Spotify Player

So you signed up for Spotify Premium to have a world of music at your fingertips while you run or exercise. Great. Problem is, now you have to have your Android device or iPhone flapping around in your pocket while you get your workout in, which is beyond annoying. Mighty offers ...

Technics Iconic 1200s Are Back and Better Than Ever

Technics Iconic 1200s Are Back and Better Than Ever

When Panasonic first broke the news that they were reviving the beloved Technics brand of turntables, we didn't quite know what to think. The prototype that was revealed at IFA in Berlin was gorgeous, but it didn't do too much to convince us it would ever be a suitable replacemen...

Create Your Own Vinyl With Vinylify

Create Your Own Vinyl With Vinylify

There are a lot of things to love about vinyl records. The warmth and tone you get in the sound. Finding unique gems in crates. Building a collection of music that you can actually touch and display. But what happens if an artist you love doesn't do vinyl releases? Or what if you...

Apple Music - Apple's New Streaming Service

Apple Music - Apple's New Streaming Service

The streaming music marketplace is pretty saturated, but if anyone can make a dent in it it's Apple. After a year of chatter, Apple's service is on the way. Apple Music, which is coming to the company's devices on June 30 and eventually in the form of an Android app, will cost ...

The Keys Keyboard Responds to Gestures

The Keys Keyboard Responds to Gestures

Packing all the features of a full-size keyboard into something the size of Keys is not easy. To do so, the creators of the USB MIDI instrument got clever by implementing gesture controls to add functionality. What does that mean? Well, simply wave your hand up and down over some...

Led Zeppelin Albums Remastered With Bonus Material

Led Zeppelin Albums Remastered With Bonus Material

From late night karaoke sessions to cover band encores, the importance and influence of Led Zeppelin requires absolutely no explanation. They're estimated to have sold between 200 and 300 million units worldwide. They're one of the top five best-selling music artists in the US. E...

The Curated Netflix For Vinyl

The Curated Netflix For Vinyl

Are you tired of crate digging at your local record shop for that gem you might never find? Does your record collection need some variety? Do you want music recommendations from human beings instead of algorithms? If you answered yes to any of those questions, you should check ou...

TRS-80 "Formula '71" Music Videoplay

TRS-80 "Formula '71" Music Video

TRS-80 is a band from Chicago built on a foundation of live drums and analog synthesizers. They just released a video for their track "Formula '71" that's set to four minutes of Steve McQueen's Le Mans. Here's hoping they re-release a Special Edition of the movie set completely t...

Animated Album Covers

Animated Album Covers

There might have been a time when you looked at a Pink Floyd album cover and saw it move because of something you inhaled or ingested, but these album covers do so without any drugs necessary. Take a look at some of JB's work, and click-through to his Tumblr to see the rest. ...