The Verge

A new book aims to explore the glorious history of sci-fi cover art

The world of science fiction literature includes some truly out-of-this-world stories, which are often accompanied by astonishing, beautiful, and flat-out bizarre covers. Now, a pair of leading science fiction critics are working to crowdfund a new book that chronicles the fantastic covers that have graced science fiction novels throughout the genre’s history. Wonders and Visions: […]

Mashable

Make this beatboxed cover of ‘The Phantom of the Opera’ the cool video you catch today

Okay, you thought you knew Andrew Lloyd Webber’s The Phantom of the Opera. But this beatbox version of the musical’s eponymous song is unlike any other cover out there. Singapore beatboxer Dharni Ng starts out the video with the song’s iconic bassline, before Polish soprano Edyta Krzemień sings over his beats. Krzemień’s amazing whistle register […]