Category Archives: Charity

Happy Movemeber

Yes, it’s the month where men are encouraged to grow their moustaches in order to raise awareness and funds for men to live happier, healthier, longer lives. Since 2003, millions have joined the men’s health movement, raising $650 million and funding over 1,000 programs focusing on prostate cancer, testicular cancer, poor mental health and physical inactivity. In […]

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New Music Tuesday

If you’re paying any attention you probably already know that Eminem, Lady Gaga, Celine Dion and M.I.A. have new albums out.  If not, well now you know. Since it’s November and the holiday season is crazily already upon us, here are a couple charity driven albums for you to enjoy. As the “Song For Slim” […]

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Get Out!

Good news.  All the kids are out of town getting sunburned and making poor fashion choices at Coachella.  Also good news, there are still some fun music events to spend with your friends here indoors. No sunscreen needed   Dave Stewart (formerly of The Eurythmics) is playing a rare solo club show at The Troubadour. […]

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Songs For Slim

God, what a mess, on the ladder of success Where you take one step and miss the whole first rung Dreams unfulfilled, graduate unskilled It beats pickin’ cotton and waitin’ to be forgotten If that lyric sounds familiar and yet, you are the complete opposite of the character in this song then you might be […]

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It’s the concert to help rebuild the cities and families affected from the destruction of Hurricane Sandy. The lineup and the scope of this event is starting to make Live Aid look like a small club venue in comparison. If you’re in New York and want to go to the event, it’s only $625 per […]

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Movember: Best Rock Star Moustaches

In honor of Movember, a movement to raise awareness and funds for men’s health issues, specifically prostate and testicular cancer initiatives.  I present the greatest rock star moustaches of all time.                           Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers […]

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Bridge School Benefit Show

Neil Young hosted his 26th Annual Bridge School Benefit concert over the weekend and thanks to his gracious nature he not only raises hundreds of thousands of dollars for the two shows  but on Sunday he let the public stream the show for free. It is a  wonderful concert and the ability to hear some […]

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The Power Of Music

In case you have not viewed the video “Old Man In Nursing Home Reacts To Hearing Music From His Era“, I suggest you carve out the 6 1/2 minutes to view it. This video is document of the Music & Memory project that donates iPods to nursing homes and raises awareness about music as a […]

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