10 Car Colognes Demystified

Do you want to smell like a bull, stallion, or Mustang?

Do you love your car so much that you're miserable when you leave its side? You hate sometimes having to go a whole day without seeing it, and you start to miss the smell it would leave on your clothes in the morning? Thankfully automakers got wise to the serious relationship between a car owner and their car and started marketing fragrances so you can smell like your car anytime, anywhere. Here's a guide to the scent that's right for you.

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Lego Sherlock: Even More Elementary

Build your own 221B Baker St and sleuth along with the BBC hit.

Sherlock Holmes, the detective with the super-human powers of deduction created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle way back in 1887, has never been hotter. Even though the Holmes-inspired House M.D. is off the air, there's the hit BBC show Sherlock, as well as its insipid Americanized version, Elementary, keeping the seemingly timeless character alive.

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10 Cool Ways to Recycle Car Parts

Some inspiration before taking your car to the junkyard.

If you're looking for ways to recycle old car parts, or you just like having auto décor around your place, there are some really neat ways to up-cycle old parts. Some of the designs are dauntingly complex, but others look like nice D.I.Y. projects, perfect for fall.

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Hercules & Love Affair, Royksopp & Robyn, Sharon Van Etten

New music releases for the week of 05/27 – 06/02

Hercules & Love Affair were both blessed and cursed by having Antony Hegarty (Antony & the Johnsons) sing lead vocals on their first single, "Blind." Blessed because Hegarty's soulful, heartbreaking vocal was the perfect counterpart to the song's insanely catchy '80s-inspired hook, and the song quickly became an international club hit. Cursed because nothing the band ever did could ever live up to that single.

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New Music from Lee Hazlewood, Billie Joe + Norah, Shearwater

Road Tunes: music releases for the week of 11/26 - 12/02

It's been a good year for Lee Hazlewood fans. Excellent reissue label Light in the Attic has been meticulously remastering and rereleasing Hazlewood's catalog (at least from the time he ran LHI - Lee Hazlewood Industries). It's been a good year for Lee Hazlewood fans. Excellent reissue label Light in the Attic has been meticulously remastering and rereleasing Hazlewood's catalog (at least from the time he ran LHI - Lee Hazlewood Industries).

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What Costs More Today

Was it really the good ol' days 50 years ago?

Flashback to 1963. FM radios were being introduced for cars, Beetlemania was sweeping England, the first James Bond film, Dr. No, premiered in the U.S. Back then, a gallon of gas was 25¢ and a Hershey bar cost 5¢. But are things actually more expensive now?

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