If you grew up watching MTV or listening to the radio in the '80s and '90s, chances are you have heard about quite a few music-based contests for various record label and band promotions. Perhaps you may have even participated in a few by either trying to be the seventh caller in order to win ticket ... More >>
By Andrew Penkalski Max Collins and his SoCal rock act Eve 6 have carried out a remarkably dormant existence over the past decade -- a period that has seen their ubiquitous brand of radio rock sink further toward profound unprofitability. To no fault of the band's own, industry tools of promotion ... More >>
â€‹With chatter about 9/11 reaching a fever pitch this week, it was only a matter of time before someone started a crazy rumor connecting a celebrity to the attacks. And if a rumor's going to swirl that someone besides Nostradamus predicted the events of 9/11, well, yeah, it makes sense that somehow ... More >>
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