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4 Champagne Cocktail Recipes For Adults (And Kids, Too)

Champagne is perfect for midnight, but this year use it for more than just toasting. To ring in 2013, make a signature champagne drink that anyone can enjoy, even the kids. There’s will be booze-free, […]

12/28/2012

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Chris Mann’s Favorite Christmas Gift: His Grandpa’s Record Collection

As a kid, Chris Mann always got up bright and early on Christmas day. Not necessarily by choice though. “My mom is one of five,” Mann told CBS Local. “They all have kids. It’s a […]

12/24/2012

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Christina Perri Gets In The Christmas Spirit With A Santa Claus Toilet

Christina tells CBS Local about her decorating budget while recording her holiday EP, ‘A Very Merry Perri Christmas.’

12/18/2012

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Gifts For The Music Lover In Your Life

Don’t just buy them a CD or a band t-shirt this year, get them something personal from their favorite artist like a One Direction body pillow or a Lady Gaga toothbrush.

12/18/2012

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Learn To Make Ginger Cookies Just Like The White House

Don’t just decorate like the Obama’s this holiday season; eat like them too.

12/14/2012

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Olly Murs Is Lonely This Christmas But You Can Cheer Him Up

When asked to pick his favorite holiday song, Olly Murs only hesitated for a moment while he scrolled through the Christmas music catalog in his head before landing on a UK favorite.

12/14/2012

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Don’t Forget Your Furry Friends: Gift Ideas For Your Pet

It’s that time of year when you try to find the best gifts for all the important people in your life. But what about the special animals in your life, what do you get them?

12/14/2012

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Blink-182 Debut New Boxing Day Song

Get a jump on the Dec. 18 release of blink-182’s ‘Dogs Eating Dogs’ EP with the debut of this melancholy new break-up song from the release, “Boxing Day” — it’s a tearjerker!

12/11/2012

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One Direction’s Liam Payne Vacations In Orlando

It’s been an extremely busy past couple of years for the boys, but they finally took a vacation. Liam Payne spent some of his at SeaWorld Orlando.

09/19/2012

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Last.fm Trends Christmas Classics: “Feliz Navidad”

No Christmas would be complete without the Puerto Rican influence of José Feliciano and his classic track “Feliz Navidad.” The Spanish song was a hit in 1970 but is still a feature on Christmas playlists […]

12/23/2011

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Top 45 Christmas Pop & Hip-Hop Songs Perfect For Your Holiday Party

If you are throwing a Christmas party this year (or just love Christmas songs a lot), you’ve probably noticed that most Christmas songs are classic, super traditional snooze fests. Just like Rudolph with his shiny […]

12/21/2011

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Free Mayer Hawthorne MP3 – “Christmas Time Is Here”

If you don’t know [mp3com-artist]Mayer Hawthorne[/mp3com-artist], you don’t know one of the grooviest retro-soul singers to hit the scene in the past few years. But here’s a good place to start: a sexy, slinky reading […]

12/19/2011

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Last.fm Trends Christmas Classics: Home For The Holidays

“Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)” is the latest track in our countdown of the best festive music – and it’s a gold-stamped classic, named #1 in Rolling Stone’s list of The Greatest Rock and Roll […]

12/15/2011

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Top 10 Christmas Songs From Glee

Christmas isn’t quite the same without a little melodrama, perfectly-harmonized Christmas carols, fanciful and/or ugly festive sweaters, and lots of dancing covered in tinsel. That’s why Glee never fails us when it comes to getting […]

12/14/2011

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Last.fm Trends Christmas Classics: Get The Look With Johnny Mathis

The twelve days of Christmas have begun, and with the time for decoration officially here, “It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas” is today’s choice of holiday classic. Written in 1951, Last.fm Trends is […]

12/13/2011

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Last.fm Trends Christmas Classics: What Christmas Means To Me

Our Christmas Classics coverage continues today with a look at “What Christmas Means To Me.” Written by Anna Gordy Gaye, George “Horgay” Gordy and Allen Story, the track was taken to the masses by Stevie […]

12/12/2011

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Last.fm Trends Christmas Classics: Having A Merry Little Christmas

This December we’re carrying on our look at Christmas classics, the songs that no festive soundtrack should be without. Now, it’s the turn of the heartfelt festive staple “Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas.” First […]

12/09/2011

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MP3.com’s Free 10-Song Holiday Playlist Comes Spiced With Pop, Soul And Rock

Looking for holiday gift ideas? Well, nothing says “I love you” like a DIY mixtape-style playlist. Right? Our friends at MP3.com have put together a free 10-song Holiday Playlist, and you can download the whole […]

12/09/2011

Britney Spears Playing A Free Show In Mexico City For Christmas

If you’re taking a jaunt during your Christmas vacation to Mexico City for a meet up with your relatives, going on an envy-worthy trip to the highly-cultural capital, or one of our international listeners and […]

12/01/2011

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Thanksgiving Traditions Across the Country

With Thanksgiving coming up this Thursday, there are tons of different turkey day traditions all across the country including the hugely popular and obviously well known Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. Then there are the lesser […]

11/22/2011

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Keep It Local This Labor Day

It’s almost Labor Day, which may be one of the most bittersweet holidays of all. Sure, everyone loves a day off to spend with friends and family, grilling, going to the beach, or just relaxing, […]

08/31/2011

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Five Hilarious BBQ Disaster Videos To Watch This Memorial Day Weekend

Here’s five hilarious videos exemplifying what may go wrong when not prepared for grill duty.

05/28/2011

Ten Ultimate Holiday Music Videos

There’s nothing like holiday music to get you in the mood for the holiday season… and why not pump yourself up even more with festive music videos from hot artists? Warning: this is not your […]

12/24/2010

First Listen: Annie Lennox – “A Christmas Cornocopia”

[pullquote quote=”This album is something I’ve wanted to do for many years. It’s a true labor of love.” credit=”Annie Lennox”]Every Christmas, dozens of artists release holiday albums in hope of staying relevant. It may seem […]

12/21/2010

Catch The Spirit With A ‘Celtic Thunder Christmas’

[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Celtic Thunder[/lastfm] shelved their typical pop/rock covers for a traditional Christmas album. This Irish sextet ([lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Keith Harkin[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Damien McGinty[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Ryan Kelly[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Paul Byrom[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]George Donaldson[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Neil Byrne[/lastfm]) showcase […]

12/20/2010

Katharine McPhee Shares Warm Holiday Musical Sentiments

Former American Idol contestant [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Katharine McPhee[/lastfm] has admitted to being one who was in “artistic hiding” and not able to secure a musical destination. “It took me a long time to figure out where […]

12/20/2010

Dan Hicks and The Hot Licks Are ‘Crazy For Christmas’

[lastfm]Dan Hicks[/lastfm] is more than just a man – he’s an institution. Up and down each of this country’s fine coasts he is known as an entertainer, a clever songwriter, and someone who’s a darn […]

12/10/2010

Video: Fred Schneider (B-52s) Talks About Hilarious New Holiday Album ‘Destination Christmas’ With The Superions

[pullquote quote=”Fruitcakes get a bad rap, so we decided to give the ULTIMATE recipe.” credit=”Fred Schneider”]Nothing says “holidays” like a fruitcake. Whether it’s moist, stale, crumbly, or hard-as-a-rock, that seasonal culinary delight never fails to […]

12/10/2010

Dave Barnes Wishes You A “Very Merry Christmas”

This Christmas, Christian artist [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Dave Barnes[/lastfm] has cooked up something special for the holiday season. His first Christmas album, Very Merry Christmas, features his smooth vocals on 6 original songs as well as 4 classic […]

12/09/2010

10 Christmas Gifts For Hard Core Gleeks

Do you have a Gleek on your holiday shopping list? They have the latest CD, the box set and even the Sue Sylvester megaphone. They have EVERYTHING…. so you think. Whether you’re shopping for a […]

12/05/2010

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