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SIXTY Sees: Jesuslesfilles “Hôpital”

This new video from Jesuslesfilles feels especially appropriate given this writer’s warm-weather sighting of not one but two rollerbladers cruising through the streets of New York City this weekend. Oh, what 70-degree days will inspire. The video, with direction from Jonathan Robert and animation by Vincent Desbiens, takes the Montreal-based...

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6 Excellent Things to Do in L.A. Pre-Coachella

Coachella is upon us and there’s much to be done. You’ve got to get the outfits in order, RSVP to the pool parties, brush up on your K-pop and Danish punk. If you’re breezing through Los Angeles on your way to the desert, there’s plenty of local distractions to...

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The Ultimate Coachella Warmup Playlist

Arianna Grande. Childish Gambino. Tame Impala. You know the headliners of Coachella 2019, sure, but do you have a good enough handle on the lesser knowns? If you can afford to skip the pool parties and take on Indio’s famous heat, you’ll be rewarded with stellar sets from up...

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SIXTY Lit: April’s Must-Read Book List

There are few companions quite like a book, especially when on the road. (Aren’t books, really, the ultimate trip? Between their pages, an escape hatch – the mind’s getaway of the highest order.) A hotel of the literary sort, SIXTY makes sure to guide its guests towards tomes of...

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SIXTY Listens: Georgia “About Work the Dancefloor”

If you like the propulsive beats of, say, Robyn, and you appreciate the ’80s incantations of Stranger Things, you’ll likely be able to get down with this new track from Georgia. A pulsing electronic stutter and the UK-based artist’s soaring vocals make for the precise sound one requires when...

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The Spinnin’ Hotels 2019 Miami Music Week Playlist

Miami Music Week 2019 starts in T-minus, and Nautilus, a SIXTY Hotel is preparing to host yet another year of EDM magic with the help of Spinnin’ Records. The fun starts this Wednesday, March 27 and wraps up Sunday, March 31. This year’s lineup features usual suspects like Sander van...

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Where to Party During Miami Music Week 2019

If you’re a fan of EDM, Miami Music Week is, without a doubt, mecca. No festival on earth drops the beat quite as hard as MMW. From Wednesday, March 27 to Sunday, March 31, DJs, producers, and musicians from around the world take to stages across the city. What...

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Karen O. Teams with Danger Mouse for ‘Lux Prima’

Hints of an exciting collaboration between Yeah Yeah Yeahs frontwoman Karen O. and musician/ producer Danger Mouse came with the late-2018 release of “Lux Prima,” a lovely and meandering nine-minute track reportedly inspired by space. Then “Woman” arrived, a banging little gem that took the tambourine-smacking beat of the 1950s and...

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SIXTY Listens: Holly Herndon “Eternal”

A fair warning: if you don’t enjoy the jazz-inspired lyrical stylings of, say, Dirty Projectors, and you’ve always found Enya to be a little too ethereal for your tastes, you very well might not enjoy Holly Herndon’s latest track, “Eternal,” off of her PROTO album. If you do like to...

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Magritte Would Approve of These Outrageous Collages

In our digitized, CGI-saturated world, it’s easy to forget that collage once represented one of the original forms of trickery—think: Rene Magritte. Today, this clip-and-paste art continues to offer the ability to transport into new and impossible realms. Case in point: Aussie artist/animator Lucy Dyson. The Berlin-based creative takes...

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