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Forget About Bugattis and Ferraris, Kurt Cobain's Guitar Just Sold for $4.5 Million
Forget About Bugattis and Ferraris, Kurt Cobain's Guitar Just Sold for $4.5 Million

23 May 2022, 14:08 UTC / The 1969 Fender Mustang finished in Lake Placid Blue was featured in Nirvana's breakthrough 1991 hit "Smells Like Teen Spirit"

 
Background Music Can Affect Your Driving Style and Make You Take Unnecessary Risks
Background Music Can Affect Your Driving Style and Make You Take Unnecessary Risks

28 Apr 2022, 15:36 UTC / The music we listen to influences our driving style. A new study revealed that background music can make us less cautious behind the wheel

 
Kia Wants You to Make Music With Its New Instrument, First Prize Is $5,000 in Cash
Kia Wants You to Make Music With Its New Instrument, First Prize Is $5,000 in Cash

26 Apr 2022, 17:00 UTC / If you have a bit of talent, and your curiosity is going strong, try using Kia's new instrument on SoundCloud to make music. You might just become famous

 
This Country's Police Have Lots of Playlists on Spotify, They're for Drivers Only
This Country's Police Have Lots of Playlists on Spotify, They're for Drivers Only

25 Apr 2022, 12:06 UTC / You’d think the Police Department is boring, but here they are, sharing some bangers with you. These officers are serious about making you a better driver

 
Listening to Certain Music Will Affect Your EV's Range, Study Finds
Listening to Certain Music Will Affect Your EV's Range, Study Finds

7 Apr 2022, 18:21 UTC / Recent research has found that listening to certain kinds of music, with a particular pace, may lead to a higher range for a vehicle. The opposite is also true

 
That Time Fender Built a Carbon-Fiber Stratocaster To Celebrate a Sports Car
That Time Fender Built a Carbon-Fiber Stratocaster To Celebrate a Sports Car

6 Apr 2022, 14:51 UTC / One of the most expensive creations of Fender's Custom Shop division, the Stratocaster 1 was priced at a whopping $33,000

 
Polestar Teamed Up With Composer for Showroom Music, You Can Listen to It Now
Polestar Teamed Up With Composer for Showroom Music, You Can Listen to It Now

9 Mar 2022, 12:24 UTC / Do you want to be transported to a different world after pressing play? Try listening to Lisa Nordström's playlist made for Polestar Spaces

 
James Corden Stops Traffic Again, but No One Minds It Now That He’s With BTS
James Corden Stops Traffic Again, but No One Minds It Now That He’s With BTS

24 Nov 2021, 06:50 UTC / The Grammy-nominated K-Pop band is back on Corden’s show, with what promises to be an incendiary flash dance in the middle of an LA intersection

 
SEAT Converts Ibiza Hatchback Into the World’s Smallest Nightclub
SEAT Converts Ibiza Hatchback Into the World’s Smallest Nightclub

25 Oct 2021, 07:59 UTC / This SEAT Ibiza comes with integrated DJ mixing decks, a built-in Beats sound system, strobe lighting and even a bespoke mocktail bar

 
Lexus Releases Custom Fender Stratocaster With LC 500 Inspired Paint Job
Lexus Releases Custom Fender Stratocaster With LC 500 Inspired Paint Job

6 Oct 2021, 05:13 UTC / By some inexplicable phenomenon that none of us are qualified to explain, the pain on the guitar does not consist of any blue material

 
DJ Snake and Hublot Team Up to Launch an Epic, Iridescent Watch With a Bang
DJ Snake and Hublot Team Up to Launch an Epic, Iridescent Watch With a Bang

4 Sep 2021, 14:04 UTC / DJ Snake and Swiss luxury watchmaker Hublot teamed up to roll out a new multifaceted timepiece that takes you straight to one of the artist's concerts.

 
This 1975 AMC Gremlin Might Have Been a Music Video Star, it Can Be Yours
This 1975 AMC Gremlin Might Have Been a Music Video Star, it Can Be Yours

19 Aug 2021, 21:18 UTC / The Gremlin looks identical to the one used by D12 in their 2001 hit "Purple Hills." The car makes several appearances in the clip with Eminem behind the wheel

 
Jamiroquai's Ferrari F355 Challenge Is up for Grabs
Jamiroquai's Ferrari F355 Challenge Is up for Grabs

19 Aug 2021, 17:35 UTC / Previously owned by Jamiroquai frontman Jay Kay, this 1994 Ferrari F355 Challenge was raced extensively since 2006. It can be yours now

 
1969 Dodge Daytona Raced by Marty Robbins Fails To Sell Despite $475,000 Bid
1969 Dodge Daytona Raced by Marty Robbins Fails To Sell Despite $475,000 Bid

5 Aug 2021, 20:16 UTC / This winged Mopar started life as a Charger 500 and was converted to Daytona specifications in 1970. Robbins drove it at the National 500 in Charlotte

 
Neil Peart's Entire Car Collection, Including a Lambo Miura, Heads to Auction
Neil Peart's Entire Car Collection, Including a Lambo Miura, Heads to Auction

6 Jul 2021, 15:13 UTC / Best known as the drummer of the rock band Rush, Peart amassed a collection of classic cars that includes a Lambo Miura, a Shelby Cobra, and a C3 Corvette

 
Colplay Beamed New Song “Higher Power” Into Space for Intergalactic Premiere
Colplay Beamed New Song “Higher Power” Into Space for Intergalactic Premiere

7 May 2021, 09:08 UTC / Coldplay linked up with the ISS and chatted with ESA astronaut Thomas Pesquet about life in space, before they premiered the song via satellite transmission

 
You Can Now Listen to Airline Boarding Music From the Comfort of Your Couch
You Can Now Listen to Airline Boarding Music From the Comfort of Your Couch

9 Apr 2021, 06:13 UTC / Singapore Airlines has joined Spotify to publish its own boarding music, thus letting users listen to it without having to book a flight

 
Highway Hi-Fi, the Revolutionary Vinyl-In-Your-Car Tech That Failed
Highway Hi-Fi, the Revolutionary Vinyl-In-Your-Car Tech That Failed

29 Mar 2021, 16:45 UTC / Chrysler offered the world's first in-car record player in 1956; it was available in a variety of Mopar brands, but it failed to become a commercial success

 
Ford Mustang Mach-E “Engine” Sound Is Literal Music to Your Ears
Ford Mustang Mach-E “Engine” Sound Is Literal Music to Your Ears

29 Aug 2020, 03:14 UTC / Ford teams up with Detroit electronic artist Matthew Dear to create a new electronic track incorporating the sounds of the Mach-E. A “New Breed” indeed

 
VW Moves Beetle, Removes The Beatles from Abbey Road Cover, Reparked Edition
VW Moves Beetle, Removes The Beatles from Abbey Road Cover, Reparked Edition

26 Sep 2019, 12:53 UTC / New vinyl cover removes all of the Beatles from the iconic image and reparks the white Beetle that had been half parked on the curb