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15/2015 Spring Songs You Must Hear

It’s spring time. You’ll fall in love. You’ll do some cleaning. You’ll want a tan. You’ll want some fresh music and this year is a busy one. To help you narrow things down I assembled a playlist of some spring releases I have been listening to non-stop (even if some aren’t directly spring releases). Note: you can scroll down to…

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At What Age Do You Stop Caring About Music?

When you were 15, if you were anything like me, your connection with your friends was music. Everything else: girls, getting some hooch for the party on Saturday, clothes, art and those things were all influenced by music. I remember being 16 when a friend of mine played Rage Against the Machine for me. It was pivotal. Had I never…

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14 Things To Do with Your Big Ass Maverick Mug!

Slim the Intern here. Listen, it’s no secret that the coolest swag items you have hoarded from years of concert going and prize chasing are your various Big Ass Maverick Mugs. They’re the swag piece that keeps on swagging. Each mug has the year of the show, artwork that depicts the theme of that year, and encompasses the all-inclusive bad-assery…

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Geek News on the Radio April 27th

The new Joker is here, launching many a meme Love it or hate it, Jared Leto’s interpretation of the Joker is an internet sensation. The Oscar winner put on white makeup (and a lot of tattoos this time) to portray the Clown Prince of Crime in the upcoming movie “Suicide Squad.” Read Story Avengers: Age of Ultron boycotted by hundreds of…

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Boner Candidates for April 27, 2015

Boner Candidate #1: A FORMER CONGRESSMAN KNOWS HOW TO STOP FOOTBALL INJURIES Image By John Martinez Pavliga Disgraced Floridian and former congressman Allen West took some time recently to address a Texas conservative group about the dangers of separating church and state—dangers like grievous football injuries, specifically. But thankfully, that ain’t nothing a little prayer can’t fix. Read Story Boner…

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Celebutard News – April 27, 2015

Amy Winehouse’s Family Calls ‘Amy’ Documentary ‘Misleading’ Amy Winehouse’s family has spoken out against “Amy,” the upcoming documentary based on the late singer’s life. Read Story Man scams firm for $375K for fake Pharrell show: FBI A man scammed a South Korean steel company out of $375,000 by claiming he worked with a Japanese talent agency that could help the…

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Win Free Panini for a Year from Corner Bakery of Utah

Corner Bakery Cafe of Utah is giving one person FREE panini for a year! That’s right. One lucky person will be able to get one free panini from any Corner Bakery Cafe in Utah each week for an entire year. Just enter below for your chance to win. Tell your friends – increase your chances to win! For each friend…

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Free Fuel Fridays

Free Fuel Friday! Win the War Against High Gas Prices! Scratch rising gas prices from your list of worries when you win free gasoline. Enter to win a free tank of gas: $50 on a gas card. Winners every Friday! Tell Your Friends-Increase Your Chances to Win! For each friend you refer to enter, you receive one extra contest entry….

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9 Bands With Utah Connections

One of the many things I love about Utah is the music scene. Yeah, it’s seen ups and downs over the past 24 years (as long as I’ve been paying close attention), but we have a really cool scene. As a teenager, my favorite venue was the basement of DV8 (RIP). It was a place that not only allowed me to see some of my favorite bands of the 90’s, but it also gave my friends and I a chance to put our own bands on stage to show the SLC music scene what we had. Same goes for my favorite venue from a little later in life: Velour. If DV8 gave me the bug, Velour actually gave me the opportunity to live my rock star fantasy. I honestly can’t remember how many times my band, Foolish Pete (shameless plug), played Velour, but it was fun every single time… and we had pretty good crowds there too.

The point? We have a great little music scene here in Utah. The best part is that Utah has ties to some pretty cool bands…

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Big Ass Prize Package

X96 presents the Big Ass Show Prize Package brought to you by Bad Apple, Maverik “Adventures First Stop”, Budweiser “This Bud’s For You,” and Car Concepts Lightning Auto. April 24th through May 1st, 2015 There are 4 Prize Packages to be given away over the next few weeks. This weeks Prize Package includes Car Concepts Lightning Audio 4 channel power…

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