You've seen it done before. Some soprano sings a high note and it shatters a wine glass. What I didn't know is that most anyone can learn to do it. It seems you need a thin glass next to your face and a long, loud (over 100 decibel) note to start. That's dangerous. This video shares an alternate way using a microphone, amp and a drinking straw.
Wang Xiaolong has set the new Guinness World Record for the “highest vocal note by a male.” His E in the eighth octave is a half step higher than Adam Lopez Costa’s record set in 2008.
Enjoy this unusual performance of Vasily Solovyov-Sedoi and Mikhail Matusovsky’s Moscow Nights. Then enjoy the video again, muted. Then enjoy a nice, hot, cleansing shower.
At the Under the Radar Festival in New York City earlier this month, a crowd of soon-to-be singers rehearsed “back ups” for David Bowie’s “Heroes.” After an hour, they were performing the song with David Byrne as a Choir! Choir! Choir! tribute to Bowie. According to Consequence of Sound, Byrne gave his thoughts on working […]
Looking to upgrade that old laptop or tablet? Holiday sales may be way on the horizon, but there’s an even better way to get like-new tech for a steal. Here are 10 of our favorite deals on personal computers and gaming gear – refurbished, renewed or brand new. Acer Touchscreen 11′ Chromebook 16GB (Certified Refurbished) […]
Vape technology has been around long enough that vapers are starting to get picky about their gear. Luckily, so are we. From disposable models to cutting-edge touchscreen atomizers, there’s a vaporizer in this roundup to suit every taste. Hera 2 – World’s Most Advanced Dual-Use Vaporizer Choose between dry herb or oil extraction modes – […]
With enough practice and commitment, anyone can be a visual artist. But without the right instruction, that time spent honing your skills could seem like an eternity. If you really want to see where your talent can take you, you need sound fundamentals – and no matter what discipline or genre you lean toward, the […]