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Our Favorite Holiday Stocking Stuffers

[photogallerylink id=136641] All your big gifts might be wrapped up tightly in a bow but Christmas is only four days away: Stop monkeying around and get your stocking stuffers! Tired of the annual addition of […]

12/23/2011

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K-EARTH 101’s Holiday Business Hours

If you’ve recently won a prize on K-EARTH 101, please note that our offices will be closed from Thursday, December 22nd at 2pm through Monday, December 26th.  We’ll reopen on Tuesday, December 27th at 8:30am.  […]

12/22/2011

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Lost David Bowie Video Footage to Air on Christmas Special

David Bowie performed “The Jean Genie” live on the BBC back in 1973, and the clip has not aired since its first broadcast. The video was long believed lost forever, but BBC still has a copy […]

12/22/2011

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One Hit Wonders: Barry Gordon And “Nuttin’ For Christmas”

[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Barry Gordon[/lastfm] was just three years old when he made his acting debut on Ted Mack’s Amateur Hour. He was a worldly seven years old when he scored his lone Top 40 hit, “Nuttin’ […]

12/22/2011

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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 […]

12/20/2011

A Charlie Brown Christmas (Fantasy, 1965)

Forgotten Favorites: The Peanuts Gang And “Hark! The Herald Angels Sing”

Not only did we forget the [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Carpenters[/lastfm]’ “Merry Christmas Darling” back when we listed our Top 10 Christmas Songs, we forgot the Peanuts Gang singing “Hark! The Herald Angels Sing.” What’s up with that?

12/15/2011

Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame's It's Only Rock And Roll Benefit Concert And Women Who Rock Exhibit Opening Concert

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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Christmas Commercials Then and Now

Just like Christmas songs we look forward to hearing, there are commercials we look forward to seeing every holiday season, many of which have become classics.  And just like the songs, many of the commercials […]

12/13/2011

16th Annual ELLA Award - Inside

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

On stage with Stephen Stills (L), Graham Nash (C), and David Crosby (R) (Getty Images/Robert Vos/AFP)

Rock Flashback: The Stephen Stills-Graham Nash-Rita Coolidge Triangle

If you need a Christmas gift for a music fan or want to put something cool on Santa’s list for yourself, we strongly recommend David Browne’s book Fire and Rain: [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]the Beatles[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Simon […]

12/13/2011

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