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Dark Roasted Blend
DRB is the online magazine to complement your daily coffee ritual, specializing in unique/eclectic, "weird & wonderful" content.

Featuring fascinating art, travel and technology, DRB presents plenty of wonders and tons of fascinating info! Follow us on Twitter and Facebook for your regular "wonder and caffeine" kick.

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Weekly collection of the best links on the web:

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It Emerges Out Of The Misty Darkness! - [retro pic]
Lovely Merseybeat Tune from Hong Kong - [1967 footage, music]
CryptoMuseum: Huge Spy Radio Collection! - [great find]
The Most Beautiful Recent Concept Car? - [cool video]
Did you see the steampunk art by Vadim Voitekhovitch? - [wow art]
My Favorite Radio / TV! - [SONY FX 300 Jackal]
Just a 3D Mansion in Art Nouveau/Belle Epoque Style - [concept art]
Hilarious and Cool Art by BiboX - [wow art]
House of the Century! Indeed - [architecture]
Space Babes by WenJuinn - [somewhat nsfw, scifi art]
Rare Look on Repairs on Moscow Metro Subway - [wow photos]
The Death Of Subculture: Great Series of Articles - [insight]
History of Secret Radio Operations - [fascinating]
The Tallest Buildings (3D Size Comparison) - [wow video]
KDLT-TV 1999ft tower being climbed - [not for the faint-hearted, video]
Strange Ancient Feminine Statues - [Ramappa sculptures]
History (w/pics) of DX Remote Radio Listening - [interesting]
Dino EV Concept is quite handsome - [cool auto]
No cars on this Chinese "Island of Music" (info) - [travel]
Epic Lock Fails - [funny pics]
Union Pacific "Big Boy" Steam Engine, info - [trains]
1966 Syd Mead Design for a Ford Pickup Truck - [futurism]
This is a HUGE resource of 1800s German Romantic Art - [great find]
Surreal Steampunk Art by John Stephens - [wow art]
Pimped out VW Campervans - [fun pics]
Huge Archive of Golden Age of Radio Publications - [great find]
Alpicool Futuristic Prefab House info - [wow design]
A stunning roll cloud moving over Lake Michigan - [wow video]
Greatest Optical Illusion in awhile - [tiktok video]
Nissan's 370Zki is something else... - [cool video]
Strange & Cute 1906 Forgotten Silent Film - [cool video]
Playing banjo for a wild fox! He came back for an encore - [fun video]
Turboencabulator! Hilarious Explanation - [fun video]
More of this geek goodness, with charts - [fun video]
Ondrej Havelka' Outstanding Retro Music Video - [fun video]
How Spiritual People Fight (Parody) - [fun video]
Feel-Good Dancing in all its glory - [wow video]





Visual Caffeine #8
Visual Caffeine, Issue 8

A thrilling blend of art, myths and technology

Visual Caffeine #7
Visual Caffeine, Issue 7

A thrilling blend of art, myths and technology

Art Deco
Imperial Dreams: Art Deco Update

Wings, Gears, & Glamorous Ladies

1970s SciFi
DRB Pics-of-the-Day

Grand Space Adventure 1970s Art

Abandoned, Dieselpunk
DRB Pic-of-the-Day

Abandoned: Streamlined Three-wheeler

Visual Caffeine #6
Visual Caffeine, Issue 6

A thrilling blend of art, myths and technology

Visual Caffeine #5
Visual Caffeine, Issue 5

A thrilling blend of art, myths and technology

Quantum Shot #430(rev)
Amazing Submarine Concepts

Every kind, except the yellow ones

Quantum Shot #453(rev)
The Biggest Guns in Human History

"It's not the size that counts" does not seem to apply

Quantum Shot #898
Bizarre Buses

Wacky Wonders of Public Transportation

Quantum Shot #518(rev)
Hellish Weather on Other Planets

Wild, Untamed, and Uncut

Quantum Shot #534(rev)
Medieval Suits of Armor

Metal Body Suits vs. Weapons of Medieval Destruction

Quantum Shot #537(rev)
World's Strangest Theme Parks

Amusement to the (twisted) extremes!

Quantum Shot #897
Enchanting Victorian Fairy Tale Art

"Then world behind and home ahead..."

Quantum Shot #896
Adorable Pedal Cars

Collectible Pedal Vehicles Showcase




Weekly collection of the best links on the web:

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Time Slices: Best of the Ages - click to browse by decades: a curated collection of the most wonderful & random things:

About Time Slices | Universe / Space | Travel | Objects | Ideas | Pre-History, B.C. | Antiquity, B.C. | 100 B.C. - 100 A.D. | c. 1000 A.D. | 1100s | 1200s | 1300s | 1400s | 1500s | 1600s | 1700s | 1800s | 1900s | 1910s | 1920s | 1930s | 1940s | 1950s | 1960s | 1970s | 1980s | 1990s | 2000s | 2010s | 2020s | Futurism | Podcast | Pulp Mags | Science Fiction



DRB Feel-Good
DRB Feel-Good Issue #38

Loads of cool and rare imagery

DRB Feel-Good
DRB Feel-Good Issue #37

Loads of cool and rare imagery

DRB Feel-Good
DRB Feel-Good Issue #36

Loads of cool and rare imagery

DRB Feel-Good
DRB Feel-Good Issue #35

Loads of cool and rare imagery

DRB Feel-Good
DRB Feel-Good Issue #34

Loads of cool and rare imagery

DRB Feel-Good
DRB Feel-Good Issue #33

Loads of cool and rare imagery




Weekly collection of the best links on the web:

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Quantum Shot #895
Japanese Arcades: Gundam Pods & Other Guilty Pleasures

These machines have gone up to the next level

Quantum Shot #894
Modernist Tallinn Architecture

Delicious blend of old and new!

Quantum Shot #527(rev)
Early Supercomputers: A Visual Overview

"Computers in the future may weigh no more than 1.5 tons"



DRB Feel-Good
DRB Feel-Good Issue #32

Loads of cool and rare imagery

DRB Feel-Good
DRB Feel-Good Issue #31

Loads of cool and rare imagery

DRB Feel-Good
DRB Feel-Good Issue #30

Loads of cool and rare imagery

DRB Feel-Good
DRB Feel-Good Issue #29

Loads of cool and rare imagery

DRB Feel-Good
DRB Feel-Good Issue #28

Loads of cool and rare imagery

DRB Feel-Good
DRB Feel-Good Issue #27

Loads of cool and rare imagery




Quantum Shot #893
Futuristic Concept Cars of the 1970-80s

French, Italian & Japanese rare beauties

Quantum Shot #892
Epic 1970s French Space Comic Art

DRB Time-Slice: Valérian and Laureline

Quantum Shot #891
The Trees Are Escaping! The Abandoned Prison in French Guiana

"Great Escape" from the Devil's Island

Quantum Shot #890
Videophones from the Future Past

Skype? Smartphone? Google Hangouts?

Quantum Shot #521(rev)
What Kids (Really) Wish For

The Ultimate Imaginary Gifts List

Quantum Shot #457(rev)
The Last Victorian Leviathan Steam Ship

An Iron Monster, framed in a cloud of billowing white sails

Quantum Shot #889
DRB Time-Slice:
Infinite Music & "Oud" Masterpieces


Unique melody for every day of the year!

Quantum Shot #888
DRB Time-Slice: 1930 Design:
Golden Telephone For Pope Pius


You needed to kneel to speak with Pope Pius XII by phone



DRB Feel-Good
DRB Feel-Good Issue #26

Loads of cool and rare imagery

DRB Feel-Good
DRB Feel-Good Issue #25

Loads of cool and rare imagery

DRB Feel-Good
DRB Feel-Good Issue #24

Loads of cool and rare imagery

DRB Feel-Good
DRB Feel-Good Issue #23

Loads of cool and rare imagery

DRB Feel-Good
DRB Feel-Good Issue #22

Loads of cool and rare imagery




Quantum Shot #667(rev)
Amazing Automatons, Robots & Victorian Androids

Industrious Clockwork Creatures!

Quantum Shot #887
Colorful South American Buses, Part 2

If you are braving some of the riskiest roads, you might as well have a colorful ride!

Quantum Shot #886
DRB Time-Slice: 1966 Vehicles: Latin America Buses

"Psychedelic-Style" Mercedes-Benz LO 1112 Bus

Quantum Shot #885
Knock Three Times: Esoteric Door Knockers & Door Handles

Most intricate, bizarre, fascinating designs

DRB Pic-of-the-Day
The Majesty of Orion Nebula

Ferocious stellar winds, causing gravitational collapse

Quantum Shot #883
Japanese Umbrellas: Rainbow Variations

Japanese sky melts down... in color

DRB Pic-of-the-Day
"Pale Memory" Traumatic Explosion

Stunning Photo-Realistic (and Wildly Surreal) Paintings by Jeremy Geddes


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Weird & Wonderful 2015 Overview

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Weird & Wonderful 2014 Overview

Best of DRB in 2013

The Greatest Hits of the Year

Best of DRB in 2012

Weird & Wonderful Things Galore!


Best of DRB in 2011

Wonders upon Wonders!


Best of DRB in 2010

Weird & wonderful - to infinity and beyond!


Best of DRB in 2009

Most Popular Articles & Hidden Gems


Best of DRB in 2008

Most Popular Articles & Hidden Gems


Best of DRB in 2007

Hidden gems: articles and links




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- Steampunk: Art & Gear (Series)





- Best of Japan! (Series)





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- Futurism and Space Art (Series)





- Ekranoplans & Hydrofoils (Series)





- Socotra Island: The Most Alien-looking Landscape on Earth





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