Hardcore heavy metal fans only read the Necronomicon; for the rest of us there are books like this. Compiling over 250 interviews with the giants of metal and several of its sub-genres, Louder Than Hell explores the darker side of the steadfast metal movement, featuring bands like Sabbath, Slayer, Maiden, Metallica, Priest, Pantera, and 666 more.
Car lover Sabrina Chun is the artist behind these black & white prints of classic automobiles. The high contrast of the inverse prints reveals each car’s form in striking simplicity. The Porshce 911, a ’67 Mustang GT500, & a DeLorean are just a few of the current prints; and printed on recycled paper with soy-based inks, they look so good you may not have to hang them in the garage.
More than the greens fees & the goofy clothes, the uptight atmosphere of most courses and country clubs is what turns off many would-be golfers. The Pitch-n-Puff could be the one piece of golf gear that changes people’s minds. By expanding them. If you can’t figure out what this thing is, just go ahead and play through.
When you’re stuck in the middle seat on your next flight, you’ll wish you had a HoodiePillow. It’s an inflatable neck pillow with a hood attached to it. Essential for pretending to sleep between Mr. SoWhatDoYouDo? and Mrs. GoingToSeeMyGrandKids.
Pizza Compass is an iPhone App that helps you pinpoint the nearest pizza place no matter where you go. Pizza. That’s it. It doesn’t do anything else. And if that doesn’t make absolute, perfect, crystal clear sense to you, you should probably just quit life.
Texas is the land of smoked meat. And this time, we’re talking barbecue not making another crude & outdated reference to Debbie Does Dallas. The first in a new Anthony Bourdain series, this book by barbecue snob Daniel Vaughn takes you on an A to Z tour of Texas BBQ filled with recipes, tips, & secrets guaranteed to help you get your meat smoked properly.
It’s not a phone, it’s a flask that looks like one. It holds 5 ounces of liquor, enough to turn even that dreadful Monday morning meeting into your own personal party. And as long as you’ve got some mints or gum to tame your booze breath, you should be good.
With all the books out there about people who survived the plane crash/ship sinking/Siberian winter, you might start thinking that survival against all odds isn’t so “miraculous” after all. Into The Abyss is about a 1984 plane crash in the remote backcountry of Alberta. 4 out of 10 survived. 1 of them was an outlaw prisoner being transported. Find out what he did when they took off the handcuffs.
Baseball fans of all ages know the name of the legendary Yankees centerfielder Joltin’ Joe DiMaggio. But who knew his 2 brothers Vince & Dom were also passionate about baseball? Acclaimed sports writer Tim Clavin explores the era and the culture of the game, offering up a vivid biography of the three brothers and their pursuit of the American dream.
If you want to deal the deck, you better be able to shuffle. This 2-pack of playing cards are half the width of standard cards, making it easier to get your Riffle, Hindu shuffle & one-handed cut techniques dialed for poker night with the bros. Made in the USA.