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MEMBERS ONLY: Tony Robbins Proves Why The #MeToo Movement Is Still So Important

I have a personal story about Tony Robbins that confirmed many of my worst suspicions about the self help/positive thinking guru. It involves a close friend of mine who may face legal consequences for his run in with Mr. Robbins, and for that reason this article has to go behind our paywall. I will …Continue […]

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You’re Fired! What to Do When You’ve Been Let Go From Your Job

Last week I was told that my position at my day job is being eliminated. It’s the second time this has happened in the past two years. The first time, it was under very different circumstances; to be honest, being let go from a gig that caused me very real emotional and mental stress was […]

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The Gifts of Imperfection Wants You to Let Go of Who You’re ‘Supposed’ to Be

From its title, The Gifts of Imperfection sounds like a book for perfectionists. And it is, but also so much more. The titular gifts are courage, compassion, and connection. If you’re ready for some deep digging on the way to having more of those qualities in your life, read on.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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Busy birds Walker & Royce touch down to talk the release of their debut album ‘Self Help,’ abandoning samples, and bringing hip hop vocals to house music [Interview]

Six-years ago, birds of a feather Samuel Walker and Gavin Royce perched atop an egg of an idea. The Brooklyn based duo’s musical nest hadn’t, however, been empty — the Brooklyn-based duo had been releasing music since 2011, when their track, “Future Lately” caught the attention of Damian Lazarus. The ‘yolk’ of Walker & Royce’s […]

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Walker & Royce’s dulcet debut album ‘Self Help’ has arrived

Walker & Royce have been swiftly rising in the tech house reigns for some time and now, the Brooklyn-based duo has finally released their debut album Self Help on Dirtybird Records.It’s a pivotal moment for the duo, comprised of Samuel Walker and Gavin Royce, as Self Help is six years in the making. But it’s also a collection of tunes the two thought may […]

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Walker & Royce unleash intergalactic-tinged ‘Best Track Ever’ off forthcoming Dirtybird album

Tech house’s praised and quickly ascending duo, Walker & Royce, is set to release their debut album Self Help on Dirtybird Records October 20.Following a slew of summer festival staples like “Rub Anotha Dub” with Green Velvet and “Take Me To Your Leader” featuring Dances With White Girls, comes “Best Track Ever.”The new track is an intergalactic-tinged number […]

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Walker & Royce dig deeper, discuss the art of the album, & Dirtybird Campout preceding upcoming album ‘Self Help’ [Interview]

“Birds of a feather flock together” — so goes the proverbial phrase for those whose indistinguishable interests, ideas, and characteristics converge. In the pantheon of propelling tech and bass house to unforeseen heights lies the nest of a rather zany flock of birds. The Dirtybird nest — overseen by the venerable Claude VonStroke — hosts all kinds of crudeness, lewdness, depth, and […]

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