One of the pioneers of dub and electronic dance music, Mad Professor was born Neil Joseph Stephen Fraser in Guyana. In the late '60s at the age of thirteen, he moved to London where his father was living. Fraser, who was an electronics whiz kid and had built his own studio by the mid '70s, became in ... More >>
Here's a pretty interesting and surprising positive story about cannabis being used as a medicine from the Colorado Banner out of Boulder County from July 1876 -- making this the oldest Cannabis Time Capsule piece we've run. And though the mention of marijuana is brief, it illustrates how cannabis ... More >>
In the contentious debates on gun policy that are likely to remain at the forefront of national politics in the coming months, Colorado is an important player given its history of tragic mass shootings. And on one national task force dedicated to reducing gun violence, U.S. Representative Ed Perlmut ... More >>
Since opening PDT behind a telephone booth in a hot dog joint in the East Village of New York City, bartender Jim Meehan has become one of the most recognized faces in the industry, inspiring drinkers and fellow bartenders alike to drink better cocktails. And like many bartenders of his stature, he' ... More >>
Gus Van Sant's Milk recaptures Californian intolerance at exactly the right time
Interesting developments in a developer's background.
Despite drugs, demons and an ever-revolving cast, the Brian Jonestown Massacre refuses to go gently into the night.
The truth about what really happened to Holly Andrews still haunts her family.
Jimy Murphy, the Kamikazi Kid, gets his act together.
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