Old mate Baz Obama is on a bit of a victory lap as he closes out his two-term run as president of the United States, with approval ratings soaring as he prepares to hand over the White House aux cord to his successor. Now his approval ratings are set to skyrocket in Melbourne’s Bonsoy-belt, with the Prez releasing his (US) summer playlist for 2016 featuring Courtney Barnett’s ‘Elevator Operator’.
The idea of an iPhone solar charger, that is, a device that charges your iPhone via the power of the sun has been around since there have been . However, it’s a pretty unique market and not a lot of big names have gotten into it. You have to figure that most people charge their phones at night when they’re going sleeping with a simple cord and solar chargers are probably a bit expensive to manufacture. However, there are a few demographics that love solar chargers. I spent three summers as a beach lifeguard and we listened to Pandora on the stand every day. Our entire patrol, all 80 of us, never left home without a construction-style portable radio, aux cord and a solar iPhone charger. Mine was corny, purchased at Target and shaped like a flower, but it kept my phone alive in a jam and that was good enough. Here are a few of the best ones out there right now.
When the aux cord is getting passed around, you never know what's going to happen with this group of guys. Especially when it gets into the hands of Butler who loves him some country music.
Every weekend, we’re bringing you —your new destination for the best of the best new music that hit the web over the course of the week. Because you should always be prepared when someone passes you that aux cord. This week’s round features 22 of our favorite emerging and established artists including JONES, Jacques Greene, Kehlani, and so many more. Turn up, tune in, and tune out.