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FAN 2 BAND 2 FAN–the AWOLNATION PROJECT

Posted by on Oct 3, 2012 | 0 comments

FAN 2 BAND 2 FAN–the AWOLNATION PROJECT

Awolnation and Red Bull Records are proud to unveil the latest in fan-to-band-to-fan networking called The AWOL “NATION” Project, an innovative new community-driven site that creates a living, breathing interactive experience centered around fan-contributed content. Fans can post anything they want on Twitter, Instagram, YouTube or Vimeo and if it’s tagged with the hashtag...

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Pays In Bacon…Help Him In Chicago!

Posted by on Sep 14, 2012 | 0 comments

Pays In Bacon…Help Him In Chicago!

He’s got food and a place to lay his head tonight, Friday, September 14, but tomorrow? Who knows? For Josh Sankey, the actor and comedian has made it from New York to Chicago bartering with a 3,000-pound stockpile of Oscar Mayer butcher thick cut bacon. It’s part of a promotion for the company he auditioned for–make it from New York to L.A. in two weeks using nothing but pack upon...

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Speling Counts

Posted by on Jul 11, 2012 | 0 comments

Speling Counts

They are watching you. Always watching. Every little thing you do. Every “i” you do not dot. Every “t” you do not cross. All the escapades, drinking, partying, gambling, and debauchery you post on social media sites like Facebook and Twitter. And they DO pay attention to your grammar. Who, you ask? The grammar police? Nope, job recruiters. If you are looking for a job,...

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#WWECOVERBANDS: Pro Wrestler + Rock band name = hilarious

Posted by on Apr 28, 2012 | 0 comments

As an aspiring comedian and  ‘smart’ wrestling fan whose constantly tuned into the ever-flowing internet chatter of other like-minded fans, it was a real treat to see the ‘WWE Universe’ get blasted by a super-nova of the ridiculously funny hash-tag trend #wwecovrbands on Twitter this week.  Started by Twitter user @Bar_Nez and Chicago comedian @MartyDerosa this past...

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Korn hooks up Q101 on Jimmy Kimmel Live 2/2/12

Posted by on Feb 4, 2012 | 0 comments

Korn hooks up Q101 on Jimmy Kimmel Live 2/2/12

Thanks to Q101 Fan Jon who sent us a tweet about this. Korn performed on Jimmy Kimmel Live 2/2/12 and they were awesome enough to have a Q101 sticker on their gear…SMACK dab in the middle of the screen.  Thanks Korn!  Thanks Camera guy!  Thanks Jimmy Kimmel!...

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