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This Nonlocal Forecast Mix Offers Smooth Jazz Fit for Tears and Bong Rips

The Chicago-based artist best known as Fire-Toolz shares a mix of sounds from the world of her proggy computer jazz record ‘Bubble Universe!’


Making Friends Is Tough After You Leave a Cult

How Seven of Nine from ‘Star Trek Voyager’ spoke to my social dilemma.


Yes, There Are Women-Led Cults

Meet Teal Swan, a YouTuber who proves selling salvation to desperate people is an equal opportunity racket.


We Ranked the Absolute Worst Self Help Advice in the World

And then tried to follow the one piece of advice that we agreed is the least helpful of the lot.


The Untold Story of 'The Sims,' Your First Favourite Jazz Record

The songs that soundtracked the game's Build Mode introduced millions of unknowing kids to new age jazz. The musicians behind it were just trying to make something that wouldn't interfere with your landscaping.


Ezra Feinberg's Meditative Instrumental "God Sized Hole" Will Chill You Out

The opening song from the former Citay frontman's debut solo record is a minimal, new age song that'll lull you into relaxation before building to something overwhelming.


Why 'Empaths' Who Feel Other People's Pain Can Be So Alone

Making sense of empaths in a cruel, narcissistic world.


I Had My 'Aura' Photographed to See If It Would Save Me

In this new column, I look for the spiritual, wellness or magical cure that’ll definitely make me completely whole.


Vulnerable Celebrities and the Managers Who Tried to Destroy Them

There's a long history of attorneys, managers and so-called shrinks preying on cashed up stars who are out of their depth.


Michelle Visage Did My Make-Up and Sorted My Life Out

The ‘RuPaul's Drag Race’ star is a living legend with some of the best advice out there.


Deadboy's Debut Album Was Inspired by Rihanna and YouTube Algorithms

The Montreal-via-London producer on the ten records he was listening to while making 'Earth Body.'


How the Hell Did Enya Become One of the Richest Musicians in the World?

Have you ever wondered how a reclusive Irish new age artist outsold Aretha Franklin?