If you've flown Virgin America lately and watched Boing Boing's in-flight entertainment channel (#10 on the satellite TV dial), you've seen Kaki King performing live with us in Hawaii. It was a taping I'll never forget: sitting under the Oahu sun, listening to her strum tunes from her latest album, "Glow." She's an amazing virtuoso, and a force of nature to behold in live performance.
She's playing gigs along the California coast right now, including a date in LA tonight, and Northern California dates later this week. Do not miss her. New Yorkers, you get your turn on January 23. [Tour Schedule]
Quartier Latin in Berlin. Rose Bonbon in Paris. Hammersmith Palais in London. Some of the most iconic punk and rock clubs of the 80s and 90s are remembered by patrons and musicians, juxtaposed with shots of what they became after closing. Bonus video: an edit of Last Man in Hammersmith Palais, outlining the venue’s storied […]
Python is immensely popular in the data science world for the same reason it is in most other areas of computing—it has highly readable syntax and is suitable for anything from short scripts to massive web services. One of its most exciting, newest applications, however, is in machine learning. You can dive into this booming […]
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Instead of throwing out all the empties after your next party, why not transform them into some new DIY glassware? Cut back on waste and add some home ambiance with the Kinkajou Bottle Cutter and Candle Making Kit.The Kinkajou is designed as a clamp-on scoring blade to make precise cuts. Just slide a bottle in, tighten […]