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HANGOUT MUSIC FEST 2017

Mumford & Sons

Sigur Ros

Weezer

21 Pilots

Frank Ocean

Head & the Heart

MGMT

Band of Horses

Young the Giant

Franz Ferdinand

Strumbellas

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GEAR UP FOR SPRING

Win A FREE Shed

Stuffed with Gear

BIG FREEDIA

MARCUS KING BAND

JO JO'S SLIM WEDNESDAY

DIRTY DOZEN BRASS BAND

ROYAL TEETH

More than 65 artists, including

Southsounds Fest

April 7-9, Downtown Mobile

Tickets On Sale Now

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92ZEW Presents

GOV'T MULE

April 27 -- Saenger Theatre

Jul 052011
 
Solar Bikini

Groovy! Solar Bikini to charge your electronics while you tan

Greening while beaching! Charge your electronics while you tan in this slick, new groovy looking solar panel bikini.

The Solar Bikini is made entirely from photo-voltaic fabric sewn together with conductive thread. Discreetly placed USB ports make it possible to charge cell phones, cameras and music players as long as the sun is shining.

Brooklyn based designer Andrew Schneider came up with the bright idea and currently spends up to 80 hours hand stitching each suit, a process that shows in the suit’s $195 price tag. “The panels have to be stitched together in a very specific way to get proper voltage and amperage,” Schneider says. “But you can even take it in the water with you as long as you are completely dry before hooking up again.” For his next high-tech creation, Schneider plans to make a pair of men’s bathing trunks that will refrigerate a beer. http://andrewjs.com/solarbikini.html (Sun)

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