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Last Minute Christmas Gift Ideas for a Teenager

We all know that shopping for teenagers can be one of the most daunting tasks of the holiday season.  Teenagers can a particularly picky and demanding lot and, if you want to avoid undue drama on Christmas morning, you better make sure Santa nails this years’ gift. So what does one get for their favorite teenager this year?  Not clothes.  Let’s face it’s...

Little Big Town to Extend “Pain Killer” Tour

One of my favorite country bands, Little Big Town (seriously, they just seem like so much fun), just announced that they will be extending their “Pain Killer” tour.  The tour will now extend into March 2015.  Joining LBT will be Chris Stapleton.  The additional dates have them starting on March 5 in Savannah, GA and will wrap up March 28...

Iggy Azalea Announces 2015 Tour

It has been a big, big year for Iggy Azalea.  The Australian MC has gone to relatively unknown at the beginning of the year, and now she’s everywhere.  She even earned a Grammy nomination for her debut album, “The New Classic.”  To keep the momentum going, Azalea just announced a giant North American tour.  The new tour is dubbed “The...

New Found Glory: Sleep When I Die Tour

Punk rock reminds me of my younger, college days.  It makes me happy to know that pop-punk group, New Found Glory (one of my favs!), is hitting the road once again in 2015.  NFG has dubbed their new spring tour the “Sleep When I Die Tour.”  Joining them on tour will be Turnstile, This Wild Life and Turnover.  The tour...

Carlos Santana: Corazón Tour

Just this morning, Carlos Santana announced that he and his band will be heading out on the road in 2015.  This new tour will be in support of their latest album, “Corazón.”  The tour will kick off March 8 in St. Petersburg, FL and will wrap up March 19 in Corpus Christie, TX.   Other stops along the way include Nashville,...

2015 Vans Warped Tour Line Up Announced

So, the folks at the Vans Warped Tour headquarters are slowly leaking out their line up for next year’s big tour.  I like to think I’m fairly in the know about bands, but apparently I have some more homework to do!  The tour kicks off June 19 in Pomona, CA and wraps up Aug. 8 in Auburn, WA. The Warped...

Hozier Announces 2015 Tour

If you’ve listened to the radio, turned on the tv, and just generally haven’t been living under a rock, I’m sure you’ve heard Hozier‘s hit song “Take Me to Church.” If you haven’t, come on now, go, go, go! Andrew Hozier-Byrne, just announced a 2015 North American tour. The tour will kick off Feb. 6 in Los Angeles, CA and...

Charlie Wilson Announces 2015 Tour

Just last week, the Grammy award winning R&B legend, Charlie Wilson, announced a new national tour.  The tour is named the “Forever Charlie” tour and will kick off Feb. 12 in Cleveland, OH and will wrap up March 27 in Oakland, CA.  The tour is in support of Wilson’s newest album of the same name.  The album is set to...

2014-15 College Football Bowl Game and Playoff Schedule

Selection Sunday is here and that means the powers that be officially released which college football teams will be playing in which bowl game.  While excitement abounds for each of the 30+ bowl games, the biggest anticipation revolved around the 4 teams that would earn a spot in the first ever college football playoffs.  Most experts felt pretty confident that...

Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett to Extend Tour

The unlikely super-duo of Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett have decided to extend their list of concerts into the summer of 2015.  The new extended tour has the legend and the singer-songwriter playing through June with three more shows in NYC at the Radio City Music Hall, two shows at the Ravinia Festival near Chicago, IL , and a show...