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  • 5 things you didn't know about ODESZA

    5 things you didn't know about ODESZA

    Atmospheric electro-pop has come a long way since beginning as an underground dance movement (plenty of pun intended) back in the 1990s. The evolution of synths and user-friendly electronic production technology has allowed bands like ODESZA to reimagine what dance music can and should be, as the...
  • 5 things you didn't know about The National

    5 things you didn't know about The National

    Indie rockers The National have earned the distinction of being one of the hardest working bands in the business, and they’ve been at it for nearly 20 years. Since forming in 1999, The National have released seven studio albums to critical acclaim and have tirelessly toured much of the world...
  • 5 things you didn't know about Alessia Cara

    5 things you didn't know about Alessia Cara

    Alessia Cara may be young (she just turned 21-years-old this past summer) but over the last few years she’s been able to build her career to the point of becoming a Grammy-nominated singer and songwriter. The singer landed onto the mainstream music scene in 2015 with her breakout single “Here...
  • 5 things you didn't know about Sylvan Esso

    5 things you didn't know about Sylvan Esso

    The electro-pop duo known as Sylvan Esso have steadily become one of the more popular names in the indie music scene over the past few years. Comprised of electronic musician/producer Nick Sanborn and singer Amelia Meath, the collaboration between the two performers has taken them from recording...
  • 5 things you didn't know about Strange Names

    5 things you didn't know about Strange Names

    Strange Names may not be the kind of rock outfit who fans would consider a “household name,” but they’ve certainly come a long way since starting out as a college band at the University of Minnesota less than a decade ago. The trio made up of Liam Benzvi, Francis Ximenez, Fletcher Aleckson have left...
  • 5 things you didn’t know about Felipe Esparza

    5 things you didn’t know about Felipe Esparza

    Comedian Felipe Esparza has led quite the life. Born in Mexico and raised in Los Angeles, he got caught up in the city’s gang life early on and almost ruined his life before coming of age in rehab and eventually launching his career in stand-up. He would go on to win the reality competition show...
  • 5 best Bill Murray comedy moments

    5 best Bill Murray comedy moments

    From his beginnings on "Saturday Night Live" to his crowd-moving singalong of "Take Me Out to the Ball Game" at the 2016 World Series, comedian and actor Bill Murray has captivated audiences for over five decades. The longtime funnyman has starred in a slew of blockbuster films over his illustrious...
  • 5 reasons we love Bill Murray

    5 reasons we love Bill Murray

    Since breaking onto the national comedy scene as a Saturday Night Live cast member for the show’s second season back in the fall of 1976, Bill Murray has become one of the United States’ national treasures. The veteran comedian, actor and classical musician has done it all in his five decades in...
  • 5 things you didn't know about Niall Horan

    5 things you didn't know about Niall Horan

    He may be best known as a member of pop mega-group One Direction, but Niall Horan is here to carve his own distinct path in the music industry. After 1D announced their hiatus in January 2016, all four members took time for rest and to pursue their solo careers. Horan recently released his debut...
  • 5 things you didn't know about Post Malone

    5 things you didn't know about Post Malone

    Rapper, guitarist, all around genuine guy—Post Malone is a modern day Renaissance Man, and the 22-year-old New York native is quickly becoming a household name. His debut album Stoney received critical acclaim upon its release in December 2016, catapulting the rapper to the forefront of the hip-hop...
  • 5 things you didn’t know about EDEN

    5 things you didn’t know about EDEN

    Dublin-born singer-songwriter Jonathon Ng thinks "you think too much" of him, but how much do you really know about the rising indie pop artist? Better known by his stage name EDEN, the Irish musician has led quite the career since bursting onto the scene in 2012. Test your knowledge by checking out...
  • 5 times Kevin Hart loved his fans

    5 times Kevin Hart loved his fans

    From shoe salesman to selling out arenas with his stand-up routine, Kevin Hart has become one of the most successful comedians of our day.  In fact, in 2016, Forbes reported that he passed comic legend Jerry Seinfeld on the Highest Paid Comedians-list and pulled in $87.5 million around that time, a...
  • 5 things you didn't know about Daniel Tosh

    5 things you didn't know about Daniel Tosh

    Whether on stage doing stand-up or whether he’s on his hit show “Tosh.0,” the comedian and all around button-pusher Daniel Tosh's jokes toe the line. Nothing seems to be off-limits for him either, including topics of race and sexuality. And throughout his career, he’s probably pleased and shocked...
  • 5 things you didn't know about Walter “Bunny” Sigler

    5 things you didn't know about Walter “Bunny” Sigler

    In the last two years, we've lost some great legends.from us. From David Bowie, George Michael, A Tribe Called Quest’s Phife Dawg, to Prince, and most recently the rockers Chris Cornell, Chester Bennington and Tom Petty, it's been really tough. On Friday, Oct. 6, we lost another music icon, Walter...
  • 5 things you didn't know about the Arlington Theatre

    5 things you didn't know about the Arlington Theatre

    The Arlington Theatre in Santa Barbara, Calif. is more than just a music venue. The space was originally built in 1930 and renovated in 1976, and to this day those renovations still hold, giving the venue a historic, nostalgic feel.  Not only does this this venue have an interesting backstory, but...
  • 5 things you didn't know about Misfits

    5 things you didn't know about Misfits

    If you think about it, there aren’t too many bands that can be credited for starting an entire sub-genre, but that’s exactly what the legendary band the Misfits have done with horror punk. The band's career spans an impressive 40 years. Originating from Lodi, N.J., the band became known for their in...
  • 5 things you didn't know about Steven Tyler

    5 things you didn't know about Steven Tyler

    Since forming Aerosmith back in 1970, Steven Tyler has become one of the most recognizable voices, and faces, in popular music. Nearly 50 years later, the rock 'n' roll frontman is still loved by millions of fans around the world thanks to writing countless hit songs and his fun and ageless...
  • 5 things you didn't know about Hollywood Undead

    5 things you didn't know about Hollywood Undead

    Rap rock group Hollywood Undead recently announced they will be hitting the road in 2017 to promote fifth record Five, or V, which is slated for an Oct. 27 release. The group released the lead single "California Dreaming" from the album on July 24 and tickets for the tour are on sale as of July 2...
  • 5 things you didn't know about Motionless in White

    5 things you didn't know about Motionless in White

    Since 2005, Scranton, Pennsylvania-based band Motionless in White has been thrilling audiences across the world with their relentlessly intense, horror-inspired brand of metal. The group has remained relevant over the last decade by constantly reinventing themselves. Over the course of the group’s...
  • 5 things you didn't know about GRiZ

    5 things you didn't know about GRiZ

    GRiZ is all about bringing the funk when it comes to his energetic live concerts and recording sessions. GRiZ  has earned the title of a  contemporary pioneer when it comes to his creative flow as a songwriter and producer in the EDM music world.  His unique blending of soulful sax grooves with EDM...
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