You’ve heard sound baths are the latest addition to the wellness-sphere, so it should not surprise you that they have already been commoditized by Beautiful People. Recently Neuehouse has been hosting sound baths with Sigur Rós so you can zen out to a socially-approved set of sounds, and they have more programs in the works. On that note, please enjoy Sigur Rós’ song, Kafari, the singing-bowl counterpart to their dark, Nordic rock. Turn it up and transcend something.
March 12, 2019
Jesus is getting hip, too, mind you, and not just in Bieber’s house. Complementing the country-star-pastor aesthetic is the arrival of the hipster Bible, a Kinfolk-style glossy mag that sets segments of scripture in an airy, minimalist coffee-table edition. At $30 per edition or $150 per set, Alabaster might be more of a home decor choice to impress your stylish Christian friends, but I can also see it as the push you need to actually read the text. Whatever gets you there.
Behold: a singing bowl from Anthropologie.