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'Hipster Nativity' set gives a glimpse into modern Christmas culture
The groundbreaking new Christmas themed set features , Three wise men with gifts they purchased on Amazon, while riding Segways. Mary and Joseph posing for a selfie. A distracted shepherd looking at an iPad while organic-labeled animals eat glutten-free feed. Many social commentators have offered their disapproval of the irreverent take on the Nativity, however the creators suggest that they were intending to offer a mere interesting commentary about the intersections of modern millennial culture with the ancient holiday.
The controversial holiday set is not cheap (it costs $129!) and is available in stores and online now.
It's the chance of a lifetime for musicians all across Greater St. Louis, as famed Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Gene Simmons and Wizard World seek an outstanding local band to open for "Wizard World: An Evening with Gene Simmons and His Band," Saturday, April 8, beginning at 7 p.m. The concert will take place at The Pageant (6161 Delmar Blvd., St. Louis), and will be held in conjunction with Wizard World Comic Con St. Louis taking place that weekend at America's Center.
Area bands must submit video links to email@example.com, specifying "St. Louis Opening Act" in the subject line, by April 3 for consideration. Simmons will select one group from among the entrants to perform before his show on April 8.
The winner will be announced live on the KSHE radio station by Gene at 2:30 p.m. CT on April 7, the day before the show, and notified by email and/or telephone. The winner will also be posted on the Pageant website and on social media channels.
Last week, the staff of WITIN RADIO had the opportunity to meet with 804 Street Media CEO & Editor In Chief , Lance Cooper.During the interview we had the opportunity to speak with Lance on his life's work, his company's Social Media presence, and the state of Black America.
When did you launch 804 Street Media & what was the catalyst for you launching 804 Street Media ?
"The official brand evolved into a business around 2013, but the grind to put the 804 (Richmond. Virginia) on the map started back in the 1990’s. Everything started with hip-hop. In 1997 I had a rap group here in Richmond. Virginia was on the rise, we were actually the only rap group from Richmond to share a stage with Nas. This was around the time "It Was Written" dropped. Eventually, however the group parted ways. I put the microphone down and started promoting other artists. Coming from one of the hardest places to "get on" from is Virginia, because support on every level…
“Louisville: The Home Of Bourbon. Great People. Great Food.”
The fourth annual LOUDER THAN LIFE, kicks off September 30, 2017 at Champions Park near downtown Louisville. The annual destination festival celebrates the region’s culture and cuisine, and features award-winning bourbons and spirits, Gourmet Man Food, craft beer and some of the biggest names in rock music.General admission and VIP tickets, as well as hotel and camping packages, are on sale at www.LouderThanLifeFestival.com starting noon on May 29, 2017. Enter for your chance to win tickets to the Fall's most anticipated Hard Rock music festival."
We here at WITIN RADIO, know you don’t want to miss this year's Louder Than Life Music Festival, so we’re proud to offer you a chance to win a free pair of tickets to the 2017 Louder Than Life Festival , Courtesy of WITIN RADIO and; Danny Wimmer Productions. To enter, simply use the comment space ( Leave Full Name & E-mail) below or e-mail (Walter@WitinRadio.Com) be…