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Ticking of the week's news in watches

This Week in Watches: July 14, 2015

More Only Watch auction one-offs from Ulysse Nardin, Louis Vuitton and Jaquet Droz; back to the '60s with Glashütte Original; and Grand Seiko celebrates 55 years with a new Spring Drive chronograph.

At Home in the Concrete Jungle, or Just the Jungle

A Guide to Adventure Motorcycles

No matter if asphalt gives way to gravel and dirt, an adventure bike never wavers. Here's the best from Ducati, BMW, Suzuki, Triumph and more.

What to see, read and hear

This Week in Culture: July 11, 2015

The ESPN Body Issue drops, Ta-Nehisi Coates's new book debuts this week, the U.S. Women's National Team trounced the Japanese team, how to make the most of your vacation, an interview with Paul McCartney and the emerging weed industry.

Take a Spin

Breaking Down the Art of Beatmatching

Above selecting a series of songs to reflect a certain mood or vibe is deejaying's more professional task: the art of combining songs together into one seamless mix. It's called beatmatching, and thanks to modern tech, you can start picking it up today.

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The Beat of Music City

72 Hours in Nashville

Great music, vivid history and delicious southern food don't define Nashville entirely, but they do make it one hell of a fun city to visit.

78 years and 134 world champions

Gleason’s Boxing Gym, Professional Training for the White Collar Worker

Gleason's Boxing Gym has been in operation for 78 years, first in the Bronx and now in DUMBO, and is a legend among boxers for producing countless world champions and staying strong as the sport itself declined from its golden years. We spoke to owner Bruce Silverglade about his legendary gym, and who uses it.

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Flight of the Hunter

Pulling 5 Gs at the Oris Ambri Fly-In

"I’ll say, ‘Eject, eject, eject’ only once and you pull that handle,” retired Swiss Air Force pilot Stefan Weber instructs me as he goes through his final pre-flight check. “Don’t ask me anything back or you’ll be talking to an empty seat.”

On the Go, At Home or at Work

6 Perfect Hi-Fi Headphone Setups

You love great music, and there's a good chance you listen to a lot of it. Now it's time to pair your tunes with equally great gear. Whether you're on the go, at home or at work, these perfect hi-fi headphone setups will let you get the most out of your daily soundtrack.

What's New, Now

Today in Gear: July 9, 2015

Custom cargo bikes by Porterlight Bringley, a worldwide romance study by Aziz Ansari , a military-inspired bag by Fidelis and more.

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Leave the Guidebook at Home

The New York City Adventure Guide

These 20 New York City adventures represent a panoply of off-the-radar activities one can do with a free afternoon, evening or day to explore — plenty of which you'll be surprised to learn even exist in a bustling metropolis.

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