Boo-Hooray’s Post-War, Counterculture + Pop Auction

An upcoming Sotheby’s auction full of exciting collectibles, “Boo-Hooray Presents: Post-War, Counterculture & Pop,” features all kinds of significant items from lesser-known movements and subcultures. With products from “the revolutionary May ’68 protests, New York’s early hip hop pioneers, Lower East Side Anarchists, concrete poets and even the collected fanzines surrounding the bizarre career of pop singer Scott Walker,” it’s one not to miss. We’re …

Counter Culture Coffee, Los Angeles

A new training center with a colorful modernist design

Coffee bars of every size and shape are opening around the globe at breakneck speed, many of which emphasize novelty elements like 3D animals crafted in cappuccinos. Counter Culture Coffee, however, has taken a different approach in the face of its expansion westward. In the 20 years that this Durham, NC-based coffee company has been in business, they have never opened a café—only roasteries and …

Counter Culture’s Cold Hearted Coffee

A limited release, complex iced brew that's designed for easy summer living

If rosé is summer’s official libation, iced coffee is certainly the season’s caffeinated fix. There’s no shortage of options out there (we’ve been partial to Grady’s since its inception), but Counter Culture’s new limited-release, Cold Hearted, is a definitive remedy for dog days and hot nights. The delightfully citrusy brew is a blend of beans and ideas which Counter Culture says may be their best …