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Pharrell’s Hit ‘Happy’ Played On Wine Glasses

Pharrell’s Hit ‘Happy’ Played On Wine Glasses

A music producer has proven you don’t need instruments to make music by performing Pharrell William’s hit song ‘Happy‘ using just some wine glasses and cooking pans.   SOURCE

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• Reyka Vodka to send 2 bands & 2 fans to Iceland Music Festival

Reyka Vodka to send 2 bands & 2 fans to Iceland Music Festival

CALLING ALL BANDS, DJs AND MUSICIANS: Reyka Vodka to send two bands and two fans to the Iceland Airwaves Music Festival NEW YORK, AUGUST 12th — Do you think you’re the next Florence and the Machine? Maybe the second coming of Sigur Rós? How about the future Hot Chip? Well, this is your chance to […]

• Toby Keith song, ‘I Like Girls That Drink Beer’. Who doesn’t?

Toby Keith song, ‘I Like Girls That Drink Beer’. Who doesn’t?

It’s easy to count on a hit when Toby Keith and Bobby Pinson write together, a fact which holds true with the ‘I Like Girls That Drink Beer’ lyrics. The song is the singer’s first single from his forthcoming new album. “We wrote this song maybe two and a half years ago,” Pinson tells Taste […]

• Hip-Hop music banned at black-owned Baltimore bar. Can ‘they’ do that?

Hip-Hop music banned at black-owned Baltimore bar. Can ‘they’ do that?

Has the influence of community association agreements become detrimental to black owned businesses in Baltimore? Yesterday, at Baltimore City Hall, the three members that make up the city’s Liquor Board made a controversial decision that can possibly have rippling effects on black owned businesses throughout Baltimore. Upon granting the Ray Charles Lounge their liquor license […]

• Site suggests cocktails based on your musical taste

Site suggests cocktails based on your musical taste

There are plenty of reasonable excuses for hitting the bottle, but — generally speaking — music isn’t one of them. Until now. That’s because there’s now a website which will suggest cocktails based on the music you happen to be listening to. The site’s called Drinkify and — according to its description — it creates drink suggestions by combining […]

• Kronenbourg campaign rapped for using “Too Drunk to F*c*” song

Kronenbourg campaign rapped for using “Too Drunk to F*c*” song

A Kronenbourg 1664 ad featuring a song, “Too Drunk to F*c*”, about the effect of excessive drinking has been slammed for encouraging irresponsible behaviour. Banner ads on Spotify directed consumers to a playlist of “slowed down” covers of what were originally fast tempo songs. A complaint was made about one song featured, a cover of […]

• “a woman walks into a bar…” at Ye Rustic Inn Part 2

“a woman walks into a bar…” at Ye Rustic Inn Part 2

Ok, so I sucked it up and went back to Ye Rustic Inn for karaoke night. Guess what? I’ve never been to karaoke before. How have I managed to avoid it? I dunno, but here I was back in the cave-like darkness of the bar, not knowing what to expect. I was immediately greeted and […]

• “a woman walks into a bar…” at Ye Rustic Inn

“a woman walks into a bar…” at Ye Rustic Inn

“a woman walks into a bar…” is a new feature of boozenews.com that will follow the-sure-to-be, rollicking adventures and enthralling experiences that happen when a woman goes to a bar alone. What’s the big deal you ask? I didn’t think it was either until I started exploring the attitudes of dudes on the internet, about […]

• Most Sought After Artist Signs with Bottles-Up, Inc. to Own His Line of Liquor

Most Sought After Artist Signs with Bottles-Up, Inc. to Own His Line of Liquor

Hip Hop Artist Blaìs signed with Bottles-Up Incorporated™ to produce his signature cocktail called the Kaori Blaìs (pronounced “kay-or-e blay”) and authentic gin and absinthe brands. Recording artist, producer and songwriter, Blaìs (pronounced “blaze”) has quite literally ‘Blaze’d his way onto the music scene. His recognition and popularity has torpedoed its way to the top […]

• 10 great songs about drinking (& 5 others about sobering up)

10 great songs about drinking (& 5 others about sobering up)

“It’s a fool’s game, trying to pick 10 songs about one of popular music’s most reliable topics: alcohol, and the joy and pain it begets. It’s a topic that could fill volumes -– song and the drink -– so to limit a list to a mere 10 immediately removes entire  genres of music. Both country […]

• Michigan: Bill passed to allow alcohol sales on Sunday mornings

Those looking to buy champagne for their Sunday morning mimosa won’t have to buy the night before, if a bill passed by both the state Senate and House on Wednesday is signed by Gov. Jennifer Granholm. The bill would allow licensed facilities to sell alcohol starting at 7 a.m., as long as they pay an […]