New Grunge Musical Could Feature Music From Nirvana And Soundgarden – Blabbermouth.net

O.M.G. – I hope this becomes reality…

According to The Pulse Of Radio, a Seattle theater is currently developing a grunge musical that could feature songs from some of the genre’s most iconic artists, including NIRVANA, SOUNDGARDEN and ALICE IN CHAINS. As first reported by Rolling Stone, the Seattle Repertory Theatre has commissioned the project, which will feature an original story about “a brilliant grunge musician and the rival who may have killed him.” The musical takes place in Seattle in the early ’90s.

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Is New Music On the Way From Eminem and Dr. Dre? | Variety

I know quite a few who are excited about this possibility.

“The Defiant Ones,” the four-hour-plus-long HBO documentary on the unlikely partnership between veteran record producers/ Beats by Dre founders Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine that premiered Sunday night, has brought together virtually every major player in the duo’s respective lives — and it turns out at least one of those reunions may have extended beyond the documentary. In an interview with Uproxx published Friday, director Allen Hughes may have let a new collaboration slip while answering a question about the pair’s transition from producers to businessmen.

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San Francisco’s MOMA texts modern art to suit your mood

I can’t express how cool I think this idea is.  I hope other’s pick it up and offer something similar!

Museum’s like NYC’s Met and the Smithsonian are becoming more egalitarian by releasing high-res images from their collections, letting you curate your own virtual tours. However, San Francisco’s Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) has taken another approach, letting you receive artwork via text messages. With its new “Send Me SFMOMA” project, all you need to do is send a text with the words “Send Me” followed by a mood, color or something specific you want to see.

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Jassen Todorov captures iconic bridges from 39,000ft

Stunning photographs!  Click the link below to  view more of the photographs.

An award-winning photographer from America’s west coast has captured hundreds of images of iconic bridges from around the world.As part of his collection, San Francisco’s Jassen Todorov, 42, has travelled as far as London to photograph Tower Bridge, which was built in 1894.

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Manual smartphone photography: here’s what those terms mean [Tech Savvy SA]

It seems like years since smartphones usurped dedicated cameras to become the most popular way to take photos. That’s not to say that dedicated cameras are obsolete (not at all), but more and more people find their phone camera to do the job well enough. Smartphone camera apps are generally easy to understand, with auto modes going a long way to help. But what if you’d like to dabble with your phone’s pro mode? Here’s what all those settings do…

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