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  • 7 things you didn't know about San Diego Comic-Con

    7 things you didn't know about San Diego Comic-Con

    Everyone knows San Diego Comic-Con is one of the biggest conventions in the United States, but how much do you really know about Comic-Con? Ahead of San Diego Comic-Con 2018, AXS has compiled this list of facts and figures about the massive pop culture convention that you might not know. Check them...
  • 5 best Phish lyrics

    5 best Phish lyrics

    With the return of festival season come thoughts of multi-day mega-concerts, craft-beer hydro-flask filling stations, and, of course, jam bands. All due respect to the Dead, and others who have come since, but the best in the business currently jamming is Phish, fins down. Given the prolific stature...
  • 7 best Eagles cover songs

    7 best Eagles cover songs

    The Eagles were formed in the early 1970s and almost immediately became the preeminent band in the area of country rock and California rock. Groups like Poco and before them Buffalo Springfield and Rick Nelson's Stone Canyon Band pioneered these genres, but The Eagles brought the sound to the...
  • Listen: Zander conjures up endless summer vibes with 'Sunshine State of Mind' EP

    Listen: Zander conjures up endless summer vibes with 'Sunshine State of Mind' EP

    Miami Beach musician Zander wants to put listeners in a Sunshine State of mind. Literally, that’s exactly what he’s aiming for in his new EP, which was released in late June. Sunshine State of Mind hit all of the tropical sounds that South Florida is known for. It’s like he went to every...
  • 5 benefits of and reasons for doing barre workouts

    5 benefits of and reasons for doing barre workouts

    If you haven't jumped on the barre workout trend train yet, there's no better time than the present. A little history of barre — After German dancer Lotte Berk injured her back, she developed barre exercises by combining her ballet barre and dance routines with her rehabilitation therapy. She opened...
  • Listen: Martin Jensen teams up with Olivia Holt for '16 Steps'

    Listen: Martin Jensen teams up with Olivia Holt for '16 Steps'

    Ever since he broke through the EDM ceiling with “Solo Dance,” Martin Jensen’s star power has never stopped rising. The same year “Solo Dance” broke out of the box and became a hit an across the board smash, Jensen cracked the “100 Best DJs In the World” list by DJ Magazine and has become an in...
  • 5 things you didn't know about Tyler Dial

    5 things you didn't know about Tyler Dial

    Emerging country artist Tyler Dial rocks the complete star package: raw, natural talent, infectious, relatable songs and genuine boy-next-door good looks mixed with just the right amount of swoon-worthy country star swagger. The Phoenix, Arizona native singer-songwriter busted onto the music scene...
  • Top 5 Smashing Pumpkins songs

    Top 5 Smashing Pumpkins songs

    Since forming in 1988, The Smashing Pumpkins have released a mere nine studio albums, and yet  30 years later, the band still feels prolific. Their songs remain fresh and relevant even today. Although the group's album and single sales peaked in the 1990s, the original members have returned to join...
  • 5 things you didn't know about Metallica

    5 things you didn't know about Metallica

    Metallica is hitting the road this fall to bring their unique brand of rock to music fans nationwide, but before the concerts, discover more about the band. Below, we share a few things you might not know about the heavy metal mainstays, then we show you how to get your tickets to see Metallica live...
  • 5 things you didn't know about Ozzy Osbourne

    5 things you didn't know about Ozzy Osbourne

    Ozzy Osbourne is one of the biggest names in heavy metal, but how well do you know the Prince of Darkness? AXS has compiled five facts you may not know about the Grammy Award-winning artist and his empire, which stretches beyond just music. Discover more about Ozzy Osbourne below, then get your...
  • 5 things you didn't know about iHeartRadio Music Festival

    5 things you didn't know about iHeartRadio Music Festival

    The iHeartRadio Music Festival 2018 is three months away, and with an all-star lineup, it's a music festival to look forward to when it descends on T-Mobile Arena on Sept. 21 and 22. But how well do you know the iHeartRadio Music Festival? Here are five facts you may not know about Las Vegas's...
  • Listen: Geographer creates synth-pop gold with 'Alone Time' EP

    Listen: Geographer creates synth-pop gold with 'Alone Time' EP

    Geographer is a band that doesn’t take its art lightly. This is a one-man band that understands that it takes time to create a masterpiece, one that resonates so well and so personal with its audience. This is why Geographer, headed by Mike Deni, doesn’t release albums on back-to-back years. Sure...
  • Dan + Shay's 'Tequila' gets the remix treatment

    Dan + Shay's 'Tequila' gets the remix treatment

    Tequila is a powerful concoction that can flip the switch on the dullest of parties. Named after the actual city of Tequila in Guadalajara, the drink made its debut in the 16th century. So, not only does the drink have an incredible amount of prestige, it has a storied history to boot. There have...
  • Listen: Meek Mill makes triumphant return with 'Legends of The Summer' EP

    Listen: Meek Mill makes triumphant return with 'Legends of The Summer' EP

    On the first verse of the opening track to the Legends of The Summer EP, Meek Mill proudly boasts that the “king’s back.” Judging from the rest of what one will hear on this album, the king is indeed back, and he hasn’t missed a beat, either. Ever since he was released from prison in April, Meek has...
  • Top 10 best James Bay songs

    Top 10 best James Bay songs

    James Bay has accomplished the rare feat of having now released two albums (Chaos And The Calm and Electric Light), without a skip-worthy track to be found on either of them. That makes choosing his top 10 pretty tough, if not next to impossible. You might consider this list a good place to start...
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    5 reasons why you should go see the Mighty Mighty Bosstones

    Ska music is one of those genres that seem to wane and wax over time, getting a huge surge in popularity and then fading back into relative obscurity. Even when it goes through one of those rise in popularity on mainstream radio, ska bands seem to rarely make mainstream success. One of the bands...
  • The Ivy Walls, Chris Pine team up for hauntingly beautiful 'White Ocean'

    The Ivy Walls, Chris Pine team up for hauntingly beautiful 'White Ocean'

    Listening to The Ivy Walls newest single “White Ocean” is almost like heading to an actual ocean and standing on the sand, hearing the waves storm on the wet and well-worn sand. The beach feel is prominent, with characteristically and purposely hollow emotionality.  The cold sonic waves that “White...
  • 7 greatest moments in LeBron Jame's career (so far)

    7 greatest moments in LeBron Jame's career (so far)

    LeBron James, the newest addition to the Los Angeles Lakers, has already crafted a Hall of Fame career. Anything that he accomplishes while donning the purple and gold will merely enhance his legacy–although hoisting a championship trophy in LA will certainly add to his storybook journey. As LeBron...
  • 5 reasons to see Killer Queen live

    5 reasons to see Killer Queen live

    There is something utterly magical about seeing a premium tribute group bring to life the music and experience of a band. The real Queen is still dominating stages around the world with new frontman Adam Lambert behind the mic, but for those looking for the classic 80's era Queen experience, look no...
  • 9 best moments in World Cup history

    9 best moments in World Cup history

    The 2018 World Cup has entered the knockout stage, as 16 teams survived the opening round of play to advance. Soon there will be just eight teams remaining, and on July 15, a new champion will be crowned. Ever since its inception in 1930, the World Cup has created excitement for futbol/soccer fans...
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