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  • Paul O'Neill, the mastermind behind hit holiday rock group, Trans-Siberian Orchestra, has passed away at 61. 

    Trans-Siberian Orchestra founder passes away after private battle with illness

    Paul O’Neill, the veteran rock promoter, management executive and founder of the hit hard rock holiday band, Trans-Siberian Orchestra, has passed away after “a private battle with a chronic illness,” TMZ reports. “The entire Trans-Siberian Orchestra family, past and present, is heartbroken to share...
  • The members of Pearl Jam donated $70,000 to the medical treatment fund of Keith Baxter, who rescued Eddie Vedder from a boating accident 15

    Pearl Jam donates $70,000 to personal hero in need

    Eddie Vedder seems to be on a mission to end 2016 on a high note. A few days ago, he funded a pretty epic Christmas morning for a family in need. Now, he's continuing on with his giving streak by returning quite a big favor performed 15 years ago.   In 2001, Keith Baxter and his teenage daughter...
  • The Rolling Stones extend happy holiday greetings to fans

    The Rolling Stones extend happy holiday greetings to fans

    The Rolling Stones have sent along holiday greetings to their millions of fans around the world. The Yuletide message follows in the wake of the huge success of their comeback album Blue & Lonesome, which hit shelves Dec. 2 via Polydor/Universal and topped the charts in 15 countries. The...
  • Pentatonix tops Billboard 200 with 'Christmas' album

    Pentatonix tops Billboard 200 with 'Christmas' album

    Pentatonix has climbed to the top of the U.S. charts with their latest release A Pentatonix Christmas, which hit shelves on Oct. 21 via RCA. The two-time Grammy winner's 5th studio album jumped from runner up spot last week to No. 1 for the week ending Dec. 22 on the Billboard 200. Billboard reports...
  • Best bars for New Year's Eve in Kansas City 2016

    Best bars for New Year's Eve in Kansas City 2016

    There are plenty of things to choose from when planning out New Year’s Eve celebrations in Kansas City. From concerts and fireworks shows to parties and bars, there is something for everyone. When it comes to bars in Kansas City, there are dance clubs, live music venues, and even bars with great...
  • Best bars for New Year's Eve in Nashville 2016

    Best bars for New Year's Eve in Nashville 2016

    When it comes to New Year’s Eve in Nashville, there is always plenty to choose from. Of course, the main draw of Nashville is the live music scene and there are plenty of concerts to ring in the New Year. There are also dance clubs, pubs, and more offering everything a person could want for their...
  • Joe Perry - Joe Perry's Merry Christmas

    Don’t be so quick to pass over Joe Perry’s short but sweet Christmas album

    Joe Perry has released a handful of various solo albums throughout his long Hall of Fame career as a rock and roller and founding member of Aerosmith. One of his seven solo albums released outside of the Aerosmith realm usually get’s passed over when talked about amongst classic rock critics, and...
  • Your 2016 guide to New Year's Eve in Florida

    Your 2016 guide to New Year's Eve in Florida

    The Sunshine State will be known for its nightlife once New Year's Eve drops. The major cities of Florida will all be bringing 2016 to a close with a bang as the last minutes of the year approach. Throughout the panhandle state there is something for everyone this New Year's Eve, ranging from family...
  • AXS Exclusive: Bad Cop premiere's their holiday single, 'Up on the Rooftop'

    AXS Exclusive: Bad Cop premiere's their holiday single, 'Up on the Rooftop'

    Nashville-based rock band, Bad Cop, has teamed up with AXS to exclusively premiere their holiday single "Up on the Rooftop." The band is gearing up for their upcoming album, Hello Mr. Sunshine, produced by Chris Grainger, known for his work with Wilco and Cadillac Three. Having begun on the music...
  • Chewbacca sings "Silent Night" in a new mashup video of the Star Wars wookie

    Red One: Listen to Chewbacca sing ‘Silent Night’ from venues around the universe

    In the words of universally-renowned smuggler, Han Solo, this is ridiculous. Then again, these are quite ridiculous times. In spirit of the holiday celebrations currently taking place on the planet Kashyyyk all week long, one of the planet’s most popular Wookies is here to remind us that anyone can...
  • Eddie Van Halen performing "Joy To The World" on 2003's Santamental is certainly one of the top forgotten holiday songs. 

    Listen to Eddie Van Halen shred through an old holiday classic

    Remember that killer drum tempo that you just couldn’t help but go nuts to anytime Van Halen’s ‘Hot for Teacher’ came on? Keep that rhythm but add the lyrics and melody of “Joy to the World,” and you’ve got one of the more awesomely forgotten holiday songs from Eddie Van Halen himself. The cover...
  • Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings bring new life to a holiday favorite in their new claymation music video for "Please Come Home For Christmas."

    Watch: Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings release new holiday claymation music video

    There’s something about claymation and stop-motion animation when it comes to sparking up that warm, familiar, holiday feeling. Maybe it’s iconic film of the Island of Misfit Toys, or that one wild holiday episode of Community. Whatever draws people to loving that style of animation every December...
  • Your 2016 guide to New Year's Eve in Las Vegas

    Your 2016 guide to New Year's Eve in Las Vegas

    The Entertainment Capital of the World is the perfect place to be for anyone looking to close out 2016 with a night to remember — or as much as the booze will let you remember. Theres, naturally, a lot happening in Las Vegas to countdown to 2017, check out all the fun here:  Free Family Friendly Fun...
  • Your 2016 guide to New Year's Eve in New York and New Jersey

    Your 2016 guide to New Year's Eve in New York and New Jersey

    One thing is certain, New Yorkers know how to celebrate New Year's Eve. Being one of the first states to bring in the new year means New York is the place to be for the lovers of end of the year celebrations and new year welcoming. Don't be fooled, there's far more to do in New York then hang around...
  • Your 2016 guide to New Year's Eve in Texas

    Your 2016 guide to New Year's Eve in Texas

    Texas — unsurprisingly — is going big to bring 2016 to an end and start 2017 with a bang. The major cities of the state are gearing up for celebrations galore with festivities for everyone. Those looking to bring in the new year with a jammin' concert or rockin' party have a number of events to...
  • Your 2016 guide to New Year's Eve in San Francisco

    Your 2016 guide to New Year's Eve in San Francisco

    The Golden City has the perfect skyline for fireworks and nightlife for parties for anyone looking for the perfect New Year's Eve celebration. There's something for everyone looking to either forget or celebrate the last 365 days around the sun and bring in 2017 with a bang. Check out everything...
  • Your 2016 guide to New Year's Eve in Los Angeles

    Your 2016 guide to New Year's Eve in Los Angeles

    Los Angeles may be one of the last cities to countdown to 2017, but that just means they have more time to prepare for the perfect party (that's how time works, right?). The city that always has something going on is already bustling with plans and events to ring in the new year. Check out all the...
  • Your 2016 guide to New Year's Eve in Detroit

    Your 2016 guide to New Year's Eve in Detroit

    Detroit is ready to party. The Motor City is serving up tons of New Year's festivities to welcome in the new year. Music fans, booze lovers, party animals and families have plenty to choose from for the last night of 2016.  Family Friendly Events: Countdown the last seconds of the year with the...
  • Your 2016 guide to New Year's Eve in Denver

    Your 2016 guide to New Year's Eve in Denver

    Denver is the perfect place to bring 2016 to a close and start 2017 off with a bang. The Mile High City is bustling with holiday spirit and plenty to do for everyone to celebrate (or maybe forget) the last year. Make sure you have all your New Year's Eve essentials with these guides:  Free Family...
  • Travis Barker drops production sound kit in time for holidays

    Travis Barker drops production sound kit in time for holidays

    In a collaboration with LOUDPVCK, Blink-182 drummer, Travis Barker has launched a new installment of the SOUNDPVCKS series. The kit includes 100s of drum loops, fills and more all recorded by Barker. The custom kit was created with the producer in mind and can be used in any genre or tempo...
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