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SIXTY Lit: March’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: Julia Jacklin “Pressure to Party”

SIXTY took note of Australian musician Julia Jacklin two years ago, after the release of her debut album, Don’t Let the Kids Win. (You can read our interview with her here if you’re interested.) Unsurprisingly, her recently released sophomore album is getting a lot of buzz.  It’s called Crushing, and it’s excellent. “Pressure...

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SIXTY Sees: ‘Idle, Torrent’ by Alex Moy

If you’re looking for a video with a plot, look elsewhere. If you happen to be looking for a video that meanders beautifully between the somethingness and nothingness of space, this gem is for you. Animator and designer Alex Moy has created a wonderful two-minute animation set to a...

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A Manu Gavassi Guide to NYFW

New York Fashion Week is a demanding—and rewarding—stretch of seven days. Just ask Manu Gavassi. The Brazilian singer, songwriter, actress, and burgeoning young fashion icon is currently in the middle of it, running on all cylinders while she uses SIXTY SoHo as her home base. When she’s not front-row...

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SIXTY’s NYFW F/W 2019 Playlist

New York Fashion Week is here. You can feel it, right? In our (very unofficial) estimation, every bar, restaurant, and sidewalk will be filled with approximately 20% more beautiful people than usual for the next seven days. Speaking of beautiful people. If you want to keep an eye on...

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SIXTY Lit: February’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’s 2019 Workout Resolution Playlist

There’s a meme floating around the internet that you’ve probably seen. It says, “Summer bodies are made in winter.” No matter how you feel about the generic, Hallmark-y quality of memes, this one’s central truth is undeniable: how you look in a bathing suit come June very well depends...

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SIXTY Sees: Homeshake “Nothing Could Be Better”

A warning: it takes a minute to settle into the absolute strangeness that is this video. For Homeshake’s track “Nothing Could Be Better,” Detroit-based designer and filmmaker Steve Smith created a playground of amorphous blobs capable of moves worthy of an R&B music video circa 1993. The result is...

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SIXTY Sees: Little Dragon “Lover Chanting”

There are so many things to love about this video for the song “Lover Chanting” by Little Dragon. The level of layered creativity here is absolutely top notch. In it, directors Jack Whiteley and Joe Wills take us on a double journey from two perspectives. The first: through a young...

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SIXTY Lit: January’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 note. This...

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