Day: February 6, 2019

Track of the Day: Flint Eastwood feat. Siena Liggins “Hurt” (2018)

February 6, 2019

One of our favourite artists over the last five years or so has been Detroit’s Flint Eastwood, who has finally started breaking into the big time, with her EP This Is A Coping Mechanism for A Broken Heart, making waves alongside the single “Chapter 4 Sober”. Her latest single, “Hurt”, taken from the same EP, […]

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Tech Review: The HyperX Alloy Core RGB is a great gaming keyboard under $100

February 6, 2019

I really like HyperX’s keyboards. I’m on record as a fan of their gear. The thing is, I’ve really only had experience with their top-of-the-line mechanical boards. The HyperX Alloy Core RGB gaming keyboard is not one of these top-of-the-line boards. But just because it isn’t a mechanical board doesn’t mean it isn’t worth your […]

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Life on the Border: El Paso, Texas – Where to stay, what to eat & how to get to Mexico (and back again)

February 6, 2019

Way back in 2011, when I was flying home from my second SXSW, I jumped on a Southwest flight flying from Austin, Texas to Los Angeles. En route, I enjoyed a brief stop over in El Paso – a common stop with this airline (for whom El Paso is a hub) – an airport which […]

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Book Review: Forty Years on, Joy Williams’ The Changeling is finding a new audience

February 6, 2019

Changelings, or babies swapped with supernatural beings in their infancy, permeate the mythology of a number of cultures throughout Europe. Often, it was believed that fairies had taken the child and left one of their own behind- a sign of bad luck for the family. The idea of a changeling may have been used to […]

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Tech Review: The Razer Phone 2 is a solid smartphone that can’t stop getting in its own way

February 6, 2019

Holy wow, the Razer Phone 2 is a powerful handset. If ever a mobile phone has been built from the ground up to make games look better and run more smoothly, its this one. The strong specs are hard to argue with. Its exterior design, however, brings a pretty solid Android phone down a few […]

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