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Interview: Ben Bailey’s Glorious Ride From Stand-up Comedy To ‘Cash Cab’ And Beyond

Ben Bailey landed the job as the host of “Cash Cab” in 2005. Ever since then, strangers feel the need to yell out things like “Red Light Challenge!” when they see him. Whenever Bailey hops into the back seat of a cab, drivers from all over the world like to quiz him. It’s either that […]

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RockGodz Hall Of Fame Annual Induction Ceremony Proves That Rock Is Still Here To Stay

Joan Jett isn’t the only one who loves rock and roll. As the longstanding debate of whether the genre is really dead continues, people are still finding new and inventive ways to honor the music that has embodied so many different styles. Now, recent news that Rage Against The Machine is reuniting in 2020 has […]

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Singer-Songwriter Conner Cherland Proves That Grassroots Efforts Can Still Triumph In The Digital Age

For an aspiring artist, tapping into the forces of social media seems like a no-brainer. In today’s digital age, we’ve been taught that having these resources at our fingertips is an essential tool for success. However, in an oversaturated market based on algorithms, where advancement is measured in likes and followers, how does someone stand […]

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Interview: Macy Gray On Defying Expectations And Staying True To Herself

“It was exciting because I wasn’t expecting it,” Macy Gray said, as she reflected on the success of her debut album, On How Life Is. “I had never had a hit record before so I didn’t know what it was like. It was a good time. It allowed me to see the world and meet […]

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Interview: Steve Zaragoza From The Valleyfolk Talks About Their Big ‘Bring The Funny’ Win

The first season of NBC’s “Bring the Funny” has concluded, and the winner is the fan-favorite, The Valleyfolk. Joe Bereta, Lee Newton, Elliott Morgan, and Steve Zaragoza (formerly of SourceFed) took home a grand prize of $250,000 plus an invitation to perform at the Just For Laughs festival in Montreal. “Bring the Funny” is hosted […]

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Interview: RZA Talks About The Making Of ‘Wu-Tang: An American Saga’

The year was 1993. “Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers)” could be heard on radio stations across the country. Wu-Tang Clan’s debut album was on its way to becoming one of the most influential pieces of work in the history of hip-hop. The record had a raw, underground vibe. It mixed hip-hop with martial arts sounds […]

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Founder And CEO Of Forrest Films, Ali Afshar, Discusses His Vision For The Future Of Filmmaking

Ali Afshar wears many titles. He’s the founder, CEO, and (although, is quite humble about it) a studio mogul, who heads up Forrest Films. Afshar began his career path as a record-setting professional race car driver, who turned actor and then turned movie producer. Today, he continues to dabble in each of his passions. Continue […]

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Los Angeles Loses Another Landmark With The Closing Of Amoeba Music

For a city that has such a rich history in music, its future is questionable. The news of Amoeba Music changing locations has many people asking what’s next for Los Angeles. Or, in the words of Axl Rose, “Where do we go now?” Los Angeles has been a mecca for musicians since the 1930s. Today, […]

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How Is San Diego Comic-Con Shaping Up This Year?

The 50th anniversary of San Diego Comic-Con is now less than a month away. New panels, activations, and parties are being announced every day. Along with the latest of what to expect, there’s also news about what not to expect. Warner Bros., Universal, and Sony are now reportedly skipping out on Comic-Con 2019. Continue Reading […]

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Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge Is A Place Where Fans Can Live Out Their Wildest Dreams

Inside of Disneyland lives the fictional planet of Batuu. It’s an engaging experience that invites you to craft your very own “Star Wars” story. Set during the era of “Star Wars” sequels rather than the first trilogy, Disneyland’s Galaxy’s Edge (SWGE) gives fans a chance to explore their own journey and live out their wildest […]

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