Concerts & Events

Dublin Tells Garth Brooks “To Kiss Its Blarney Stone”

Two of American country singer Garth Brooks five sold-out comeback concerts at Dublin’s Croke Park stadium this month were canceled on Thursday after objections were raised by local residents. Brooks, who retired from recording new music and touring in 2001, chose Dublin for his five-night “Comeback Special Event”, selling a record 400,000 tickets, equivalent to […]

Miranda Lambert Leads CMT Nominations

Ready to get your country on? This year CMT nominations bow to a new queen Miranda Lambert, who leads the Country Music Television nominations by pairing with her husband Blake Shelton, her girl group Pistol Annies and good friend Keith Urban. She’s up for two individual awards for her video “Automatic,” two for collaborating with […]

iHeartRadio Music Awards Land A-listers

Does the world really need another awards celebration? Ah, no. In fact, iHeartRadio is non other than an Internet radio platform owned by Clear Channel Broadcasting, Inc. Founded in April 2008 as the website iheartmusic.com, iHeartRadio now functions as both a music system and a radio network that aggregates (force you to listen) audio content […]

Like what is Mardi Gras?

New Orleanians are usually asked one common question from the out-of-towners: “Can I crash at your place?” Although we can’t offer lodging, this list should help out with all those other questions, like what is Mardi Gras? Mardi Gras dates back thousands of years to pagan celebrations of spring and fertility. When Christianity arrived in […]