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Shopping for a music geek is remarkably easy: All they want to do is listen to music, so if your gift helps them do that, you're golden. Still, there are a lot of products out there that are overpriced and overrated (ahem, latest rapper-endorsed headphones). With that in mind, we've gathered our favorite sound tech, and mixed in some other sonically inspired choices from reading material to special-edition music releases, all of which have R29's seal of approval. This holiday season, your ears are going to thank us.
Seasonal styling options are not created equal. Summer dressing is a cinch — just keep it light and loose. Winter ensembles are pretty easy, too — anything warm and soft will do. But, that finicky transitional time in between can present challenges to even the savviest stylist. So, we’re grateful for pieces that seem read
Mark Bustos, a resident stylist at Three Square Studio in West Chelsea, has gotten a ton of attention recently for his yearlong project cutting hair for the homeless on the streets of NYC. A pro stylist who counts famous faces from NASCAR driver Jeff Gordon and designer Phillip Lim among his friends and clients (Lim read