Arc'teryx Climbing Academy
by Kate Erwin British Columbia-based climbing company Arc'teryx started back in 1989 when Dave Lane and Jeremy Guard began making harnesses in their basement. They wanted to make the very best climbing gear and the brand has grown to be one...
Interview: DJ Alex Graham
Alex Graham grew up on the island of Maui and spent the summers in the San Francisco Bay Area with his father Bill Graham, the most influential rock promoter of the 1960s, '70s and '80s. In 1991, when Alex Graham was 13 years old, his father died in...
Afrika Bambaataa's Vinyl Collection, Interpreted by DJ Shadow
Six years after their last tour together, DJ Shadow and Cut Chemist team up again—this time, for a very special pursuit. They gained access to over 40,000 vinyl records from Afrika Bambaataa's historic collection (which is in the process of being...
Rob Base and DJ E-Z Rock: It Takes Two
Last weekend the music world lost two influential members: Chicago house producer DJ Rashad passed on Saturday, while Sunday saw the death of hip-hop's Rodney "Skip" Bryce, better known as DJ E-Z Rock and one-half of the duo behind the 1988 hit "It...
Rob Base and DJ E-Z Rock: It Takes Two Last weekend the music world lost two influential members: Chicago house producer DJ Rashad passed on Saturday, while Sunday saw the death of hip-hop's Rodney "Skip" Bryce, better known as DJ E-Z Rock and one...
Future Islands: Seasons (Waiting On You)
First forming in 2006 while at art school in Greenville, North Carolina, now Baltimore-based Future Islands has been steadily gaining a substantial following with their resonant vocals and distinct synth-pop style. 2014 might be their biggest year...
DJ Harvey: Wildest Dreams
A drummer during the heyday of London's punk scene, Harvey Bassett soon switched gears and became a household name among late-night club-goers, in part due to a residency at the iconic Ministry of Sound. DJ Harvey has always walked on the wild side...
Club Kuru: All the Days
London-based Club Kuru's recent single "All the Days" is a sun-drenched slice of easy listening, indie R&B. While the song on its own—the band's first release in a year—is worth a listen and will likely find a home on many summer jam playlists, the...
As fans of HUH Magazine's monthly Spotify playlists, we asked music editor Joe Reeve to tell us what he has on heavy rotation when he's not mixing it up for the London-based publication. Reeve's #PrivateJam champions the twin brothers Alessi, and their...
Apocalypse: A Bill Callahan Tour Film
Each track Bill Callahan crafted during his (thus far) 24-year career posses unfathomable depths of beauty and thought. There's an ever-intimate progression within the singer/songwriter's lyrics—moving, melodic and masterful—which all the while keeps...
Kensington Tours: Explorers in Residence Series
Jeff Willner isn't your average CEO. The thoughtful, charismatic mastermind behind Kensington Tours clocked over 120,000 miles while driving around the globe as a brand ambassador for Land Rover. This modern-day explorer, who has touched down in...
Passport to the World
Since 1962 luxury travel experience company Abercrombie & Kent has led adventure-prone individuals on expeditions, safaris and cruises around the world. And for their latest trip, A&K has teamed up with Flexjet for a trip around the world, literally...
Blue Train: Pretoria to Cape Town
by Laura Feinstein One of the most iconic symbols of luxury in South Africa, the famous Blue Train line has spent the last 67 years taking visitors on an adventure through the country’s stunning and diverse scenery. Starting in Pretoria, the Blue...
Specialty Coffee Map London
London isn't just all about tea. From Climpson & Sons on Broadway Market to Kaffeine near Oxford Circus, there's a palpable coffee culture all over the city. To help navigate the multitude of cafes or discover new roasters, pick up this easy-to-read...
Vantigo San Francisco
Erik and Amy Hormann felt that as a young, entrepreneurial couple, they needed some justification for buying a bright red 1971 Volkswagen Van—as if owning a bright red 1971 Volkswagen Van wasn't justification alone. With so many on-the-go services...
Transformative Travel with Epic Road
"Travel has the ability to change perceptions, elevate awareness, evoke true empathy and galvanize leaders," according to Epic Road. Their inspirational and tailor-made trips provide access to the remote, the ancient and the rare. In what they refer...
Wu-Tang Clan: Family Reunion
That's right, the legendary hip-hop crew from Shaolin (Staten Island) is back with the new single, "Family Reunion". With verses from Ghostface Killah, Method Man and Masta Killa, the group's lyrics and beats have matured since their days of a riot...
Vampire Weekend: Diane Young
Any music video featuring a saxophone as a giant bong is worth spending a moment enjoying, but Vampire Weekend gives plenty of reasons to stick around and put it on repeat with "Diane Young," a single off of their recently-released album Modern Vampires...
Raffertie: Build Me Up
London-based electronic producer Raffertie's new release "Build Me Up" channels '90s R&B hooks set against layered synth lines with bass-shaking drums. While the track alone is enough to garner your attention, director Vincent Haycock's unique visuals...
Prince: I Wanna Be Your Lover
Prince celebrated his 55th birthday on Friday, and it was as hard to find an appropriate tribute video for the copyright-obsessed artist as it is to believe he is over a half-century old. The Minneapolis-born musician's extensive career—which spans...
Vampire Weekend: Diane Young Any music video featuring a saxophone as a giant bong is worth spending a moment enjoying, but Vampire Weekend gives plenty of reasons to stick around and put it on repeat with "Diane Young," a single off of their recently...
Fantasy Thrilla: Naomi Ha
NYC-based DJ/producer Fantasy Thrilla released a track exclusively for #TOP8 (a monthly party in Williamsburg hosted by a group of DJs and creative nightlife friends) in a compilation to celebrate its one year anniversary. The "3D transparent internet...
Gogo City Guides
Anyone landing in London Town this week for all of the Frieze festivities will want to pick up or download a copy of the latest Gogo city guide—an essential travel companion for those who like to stay in the know and off the beaten path. Originally...
Kings County Distillery
"People are often expecting something more intense from the moonshine," said Kings County Distillery co-owner Colin Spoelman as he passed out samples of the signature clear, unaged white corn whiskey made at his Brooklyn-based micro-distillery...