Tag: MusicMonday

13 songs you won’t hear on the radio this holiday season

By on December 23, 2013 at 9:51 AM

When I was in college, I worked at a restaurant that had a holiday playlist of about 10 songs that was on repeat from Thanksgiving until Christmas. This meant I’d hear the same version of “Hey, Santa!” by Carnie and Wendy Wilson up to 25 times during one shift. Miraculously, despite that experience, I have […]

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Merry #MusicMonday – Add to our holiday playlist

By on December 13, 2010 at 11:06 AM

Ah, holiday music. You’ve been hearing it in every store since Black Friday. Some radio stations have been playing it since after Halloween. And some of you probably want to throw your radio off a cliff if you hear “Frosty the Snowman” one more time. But there are some holiday songs I love listening to […]

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GEICO’s Halloween Week kicks off with #MusicMonday

By on October 25, 2010 at 10:52 AM

Whether you’re hosting a Halloween party and need some songs for your playlist, or you’re just trying to get into the Halloween spirit while you’re trying on your Lady Gaga costume, I’ve put together my top 10 Halloween songs (in no particular order).  And as a bonus, I threw in some music from movies and […]

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Outdoor jammin’, part 4: Rocktober

By on September 27, 2010 at 7:42 AM

It’s the final installment of the music festival series, but #MusicMonday will live on. E-mail me with other themes or genres you’d like to see featured. But first, here are three festivals across the country happening in October: Austin City Limits The sold-out 2010 Austin City Limits (ACL) Music Festival is a three-day event in […]

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Outdoor jammin’, part 3: Heading out West

By on August 9, 2010 at 10:29 AM

Mile High Music Festival, Outside Lands, and Bumbershoot The temperature isn’t the only thing heating up as we head through August. We’re turning it up a notch for #MusicMonday by highlighting the next three music festivals you’ll want to check out. Outside Lands – San Francisco, CA – August 14-15 Set in beautiful Golden Gate […]

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Outdoor jammin’, part 2: Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival

By on June 7, 2010 at 9:00 AM

June 10-13, 2010: Manchester, TN Four days of not showering, sleeping in tents in a field and walking miles in the Tennessee sun in June may not be for everyone. But for me and up to 80,000 music lovers, Bonnaroo is a unique experience that makes you eager to come back every year. Each June, […]

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Outdoor jammin’, part 1: Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival

By on April 12, 2010 at 9:17 AM

Happy #MusicMonday! Get out the sunscreen, pack the cooler and reserve your campsite. The music festival season is upon us. I’ll take you across the country this summer with previews of all the best festivals across the U.S. So pack up the car, download the music playlists and hit the open road for some music […]

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It’s #MusicMonday! Here’s a Road Trip Playlist.

By on March 8, 2010 at 7:26 AM

If you check out Twitter every Monday, you’ll see people tweeting about the music they’re listening to. Look for the hashtag #MusicMonday, and you can discover new bands and share your favorites. And who doesn’t enjoy some great road jams? We’re joining in the fun! Let’s start with a playlist we created a while back […]

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