4 Holiday Party Looks – Sequins Not Required

By Jessica Gibbs

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December is full holiday fêtes and events we can’t wait to attend and, more importantly, show off our best holiday looks. With Christmas right around the corner, we know you’re looking through your closet wondering how you can stand out at your parents’ for Christmas or downtown throughout the week this holiday.

This year, why not change things up and instead of grabbing your go-to sequined look try something different and unexpected? Besides, you don’t want …read more

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Holiday Travel Guide: 5 Pieces For Packing Lighter

By Lauren Taber

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Oh what fun it is to ride with a light bag by your side.

Traveling over the holidays can be stressful and packing can be just as challenging. Drinks with old friends, to nights in with the family cater to a wide variety of pieces that normally result in an overpacked suitcase. The addition of gifts can make even the most well-traveled a Scrooge.

When you are beginning to plan your outfits for the journey, simplicity …read more

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Colorado Beauty: Holiday Gift Guide

By Shawna McKeown

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Hunting for the perfect gift for your makeup loving friend or family member? Rushed to get something beautiful even tough it may be slightly at the last minute? Look no further than these sure ire gifts that will wow any makeup guru this holiday season. When it comes to the holidays, there is something for every makeup connoisseur.

Urban Decay – Full Frontal Lipstick Stash

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Buck25’s Annual Donation Celebration // Music For The Mission

By Barb Dye

Buck25 will be playing at their annual Donation Celebration event at Denver’s Hard Rock Café on December 18th. The band will be collecting items for the Denver Rescue Mission. The Hard Rock Cafe will also collect separate donations for their Imagine – There’s No Hunger – Foundation, benefiting hunger programs across the world.

What: Donation Celebration featuring Buck25
When: Thursday, December 18th
Where: Hard Rock Café, 500 16th Street Mall (Denver Pavilions)
Time: 9:00 p.m.
Cost: No cover charge! But …read more

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Chris Daniels & The Kings on RMPBS // COMBO’s January Meeting & Party Recap // Help Dan Matthews’ Family Out

By Barb Dye

If you’re stuck at home and can’t get out to catch a live show at one of our awesome clubs, check out these shows being presented this week on Rocky Mountain PBS!

Thursday, December 18, 7:30 p.m.
Chris Daniels & The Kings are still rocking in Colorado, trumpets and all. See how Colorado Ballet’s contemporary approach impacts a classical ballet company. Performer Gia Mora brings science, comedy and song together, showing that you can have the glam, …read more

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Facing West Signs With Pando Records // How Ron Howard Influences His 7-Year-old Grandson

By Barb Dye

Sidney & Caitlin Powell, a/k/a Facing West, Sign With Pando Records — Pando Records, Inc. in association with ADA/Warner Music is proud to announce the signing of Colorado Alt/Country/Pop duo Caitlin and Sidney Powell, now known as Facing West (formerly known as 2 Girls With Guitars). Facing West is currently in studio recording their label debut with producer Joshua Bertrand (Random Hero, Southbound Fearing, Pando Records).

The highly anticipated mainstream radio single titled “Anchors” will be …read more

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57th Annual Grammy Award Nominees Include Many Airshow Clients // Melodores Win Sing Off!

By Barb Dye

Congratulations to this year’s Grammy nominees, which once again include many Airshow clients. Three out of the five nominations for Best Bluegrass Album were mastered by Airshow engineers: Bryan Sutton‘s “Into My Own” (Sugar Hill Records) and Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen’s “Cold Spell” (Compass Records) were both mastered by Randy LeRoy, and The Earls of Leicester‘s self-titled album on Rounder was mastered by David Glasser.

Eliza Gilkyson‘s “The Nocturne Diaries” (Red House Records) was …read more

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21-Year-Old Syrian Wins ‘Arab Idol’ // Congratulations to Craig Wayne Boyd – The Voice Winner (and Season 7 Finale Recap)

By Barb Dye

Weeks before American Idol returns to its 14th season on Fox, the pan Middle Eastern edition of the show has just crowned its latest winner.

Hazem Shareef, 21, of Aleppo, Syria’s most populated city, was announced the season-three winner of Arab Idol, the highly popular local version of the FremantleMedia format Pop Idol which airs on pan-Arab television network MBC. While contestants originate from various countries in the region, the competition itself takes place in Beirut, …read more

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New Music Showcase Accepting Performers // TeleBrands is Looking For a Jingle // Five Points Jazz Festival Looks for Volunteer Co-Ordinator

By Barb Dye

Nashville’s New Music Showcase Accepting Performers: The New Music Showcase is accepting submissions to be a part of the annual event held Thursday, February 26th, 2015 Downtown Nashville, TN U.S.A. (music industry meet & greet 2pm, live performances 3:00 p.m.) New Music Showcase provides an excellent opportunity to share your music with radio programmers from around the world in addition to an unprecedented opportunity to have your music heard by music industry heavyweights.

It’s that …read more

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Denver’s New Ticketing Deal With AXS // Colorado Gives Day By The Numbers

By Barb Dye

On November 17, Denver City Council passed an ordinance establishing AXS, a ticketing company co-owned by Anschutz Entertainment Group, as the exclusive ticketing provider from January 1, 2015, until December 31, 2019, for venues owned by the City of Denver. You can read all 47 thrilling pages of the agreement here.

The locations covered by the contract are: Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Denver Coliseum, Ellie Caulkins Opera House, the Buell Theatre, Boettcher Concert Hall, the McNichols Building, …read more

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