Lollapalooza Loses Loyal Following Jun28

Lollapalooza Loses L...

Every summer, Chicagoans and Suburban youths travel to Grant Park for Lollapalooza. In past years, tickets for all-day passes and for single day passes have sold out in hours. This year it took one week for four-day passes to sell out, with some single day passes still available, two months...

Wisdom.Applied Wedne...

One Direction: five teenage, European heartthrobs who touch girls’ hearts, playlists, and wall space for more than five years now. From “What Makes You Beautiful” to “Story of My Life,” the famous quintet seemingly perfected their music and group aesthetic. But such a feeling of perfection...

Two For Tuesday: Whe...

The Emmys take place this upcoming Sunday, September 20th. For this week’s Two for Tuesday, we take a look at how other awards shows have proven to be great opportunities for brands looking to make a mark on pop culture.   Marketing and advertising departments spend a lot of time...

Throwback Thursday: ...

For this week’s Throwback Thursday, we take a look at how a recent documentary puts an original and refreshing spin on a rock legend’s well-known tale.   It’s been almost 30 years since Kurt Cobain first arrived on the music scene with his band Nirvana, bringing with them...

Two for Tuesday: Band together after a hiatus… or not Feb03

Two for Tuesday: Ban...

This Two for Tuesday we’ll look at two bands who have attempted to rebrand after long hiatuses (and some public conflicts). What’s more awkward than losing The Super Bowl due to a bad play call with 30 seconds left in the game while your team is on the one yard line? Possibly nothing… but...

Year in Review: Top ...

Based on a combination of streams, downloads, radio airplays and overall popularity, the year-end Billboard Top 100 list is not usually full of surprises. However, the 2014 list has a lot of newcomers–new artists and artists new to having a place in the Top 10. Before we get ready to...