World’s biggest metal festival gets massive pipeline of 400,000 litres of beer

May 26, 2017

metal heads are building a 7-km long, underground pipeline to send 400,000 litres of beer to a festival in northern Germany. SEE ALSO: Watch Korn’s 12-year-old bassist casually shred in his tour debut No, that’s not a line from Jack Black’s latest movie, but an actual initiative put in place for Wacken Open Air Festival, the world’s biggest metal music festival. () Aussie music festival organisers takes note!This is how they do it at @Wacken! A BEER PIPELINE! …


13 of the greatest Stephen King short stories you’ve never read

May 22, 2017

… What’s it about? Four children find metal growing behind the walls in their house, and discover a mysterious clock slowly counting its way down to zero. Why should you read it? Once again, this story is another great example of a human threat coming into contact with something other-worldly. In this case the human threat is the children’s highly unpleasant stepfather Lew, and the other-worldly occurrence is the weird machinery spreading quietly throughout their family home (which of …


Recycling body criticises Pringles and Lucozade packaging – BBC News

May 18, 2017

… parts.” Lucozade Sport (and drinks with similar packaging): “Number Two villain. This bottle is so confusing to computer scanners that it has to be picked by hand off the recycling conveyor. Then it often just gets chucked away.” Cleaning spray bottles: “Labels often say the product is recyclable, but thats only the body. The spray has two or three other polymers and a metal spring. Its almost impossible.” Black plastic food trays: “Supermarkets think black …


How Leftfield’s Leftism redefined dance music – BBC News

May 11, 2017

… worse, though. We once shook a metal grating off when we played a soundcheck in a university. It came down and hit the floor. If anyone had been near it, they’d have been dead. I was terrified. And we brought a whole bar down in Amsterdam. When our sound man fired up the system, it all came down. Bottles, glasses, everything, flying off the wall. Who paid for it? I have no idea. Image copyright Sony Music Image caption Barnes will continue to record music as Leftfield, following …


Town plans to venerate super-muscly kangaroo with a big ol’ statue

May 7, 2017

Oh hi, Roger.Image:  THE KANGAROO SANCTUARY ALICE SPRINGS They don’t often get as muscly or as famous as Roger, the behemoth ‘roo who resides at the Kangaroo Sanctuary in Alice Springs, Australia. The prominent marsupial is known for crushing metal buckets, and well, being really buff. Now town shopping centre, Todd Mall has proposed erecting a life-size statue of Roger, in a bid to “rejuvenate” the complex, according to the NT News. SEE ALSO: Kangaroos overran an …


Please free your mind and enjoy these great makeup destruction videos

April 26, 2017

… Hailey steadily crush expensive blushes, eyeshadows, and stick foundations with a small metal knife, are mesmerizing. SEE ALSO: This YouTuber is the realest damn thing to happen to ‘beauty vlogging’ Witness, for instance, the destruction of the infamously smelly Kylie Cosmetics Royal Peach Palette. It’s immensely satisfying to watch in the same way paint mixing videos are satisfying, for example, or fancy clips of candle carving. If you’ve already broken into a cold …


Alila Fort Bishangarh: India’s most exciting new luxury hotel

April 24, 2017

… developed clean and uncluttered interiors, weaving in ancient metal jaalis screens, antique brass embossing, block printed fabrics and hand-picked artifacts.” From the textiles and granite to lighting fixtures and furniture, everything on site has been sourced within 60 miles, or completed by a local contractor. “No element has been introduced that’s alien,” says Khandelwal. “The whole building fully belongs to its setting.” Finding talent was easy: the region …


Eating Korea: 10 of South Korea’s most delicious dishes

April 17, 2017

… Ido-1dong, Bosung Traditional Market (City Hall), Jeju City, South Korea; +82 64 758 8948 Kongnamul gukbap The southwestern city of Jeonju is known to have the best food in all Korea. One of its most famous dishes is kongnamul gukbap, a bean sprout soup. Hyundai-ok is one of the more popular restaurants that serves this local specialty. It comes in a stone bowl and fizzes with a curative bean sprout fog as it is placed upon your table. In a small metal bowl next to the soup are two …


This store wants you to switch off and chill out by peeling potatoes

April 13, 2017

… potatoes: standard Maris Pipers, new potatoes and French purple variety, a Selfridges spokesperson confirmed. And, thankfully, there’ll be no chopping involved, just good ol’ fashioned peelin’. Peelers can choose from two tools a traditional metal potato peeler or a paring knife. All peeling is supervised by food anthropologists Suzy Webb and Bea Farrell who act as hosts within the house. People wanting to partake in the potato peeling must ring a “rustic manual …


Where social media meets hard rock, a tale of two Mastodons

April 7, 2017

Rock and roll and social mediaImage: Mashable composite: Photo of Mastodon the band: Jimmy Hubbard/Warner Bros, Mastodon Logo/Mastodon As the buzz about new open-source social platform Mastodon spread round the internet, some not in the know might have been puzzled and asked themselves, “Wait, noted metal band Mastodon has their own social network?” SEE ALSO: No way out: You can’t delete a Mastodon account Rest assured, no, the platform and the band are two entirely …