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• Blackhawks anthem singer shatters beer mugs with voice!

Blackhawks anthem singer shatters beer mugs with voice!

At this point, it’s OK to feel raging jealously over the Chicago Blackhawks. Not only are they on a 21-game point streak to start the season, obliterating the previous NHL record; but apparently their national anthem singer’s voice can be weaponized. Here is the great Jim Cornelison, anthem singer for Blackhawks home games, singing “Take […]

• Have a Glass of ‘Fergalicious’: Fergie Uncorks Wine Label

Have a Glass of ‘Fergalicious’: Fergie Uncorks Wine Label

“Ferguson Crest,” the new wine label from the singer and her father Pat Ferguson, produces 1,000 cases per year. Here’s a little-known fact: Before Stacy Ann “Fergie” Ferguson was a diva, she was a geek. Maybe it’s more accurate to say a wine-geek-to-be. The Black Eyed Peas singer traces her earliest wine memories to childhood […]

• Say it ain’t so. Mondavi teams up with singer Josh Groban

Say it ain’t so. Mondavi teams up with singer Josh Groban

Robert Mondavi Winery is to collaborate with pop singer-turned-actor Josh Groban on an as yet unnamed Napa Valley wine scheduled for release next year. The hook up will also stretch to in-store displays promoting Robert Mondavi wines alongside Groban’s new album, to be released early next year. Downloads of Groban’s latest singles will also be […]

• Oy, not another one. Cee Lo Green hypes Ty Ku liqueur

Oy, not another one. Cee Lo Green hypes Ty Ku liqueur

Musician Cee Lo Green may be a judge on the singing competition show “The Voice,” but a new business venture has him dipping into the world of spirits. Green has joined the likes of P. Diddy, Bruce Willis and Dan Aykroyd as a celebrity liquor purveyor. He recently became an owner of Ty Ku premium […]

• “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 […]

• 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 […]