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How to Run Your Business Like a Rock Star

Rana Florida | Posted 11.19.2014 | Small Business
Rana Florida

wiwsbBands and startups have a lot in common. Sleepless nights, fueled on caffeine and adrenaline, they both have a lot at stake and chances are they've sacrificed a lot to get to where they are. Here are 15 simple tips to ensure your startup is a number one hit.

Dead Daisies and Beyond: Chats With Dizzy Reed, The Verve Pipe's Brian Vander Ark, Jean-Luc Ponty and Uriah Heep's Mick Box

Mike Ragogna | Posted 10.21.2014 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

There are segments of Guns N' Roses history that really bring out different aspects of the band. What is it about the Use Your Illusion recordings that resonate with you?

What Ringo Starr And Other Older Rock Stars Really Think About Aging

Next Avenue | Richard Eisenberg | Posted 03.26.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Richard Eisenberg At the Aging in America conference I just attended, the annual gathering of the American Society o...

Life Is Funny

Georgia Middleman | Posted 10.01.2012 | Fifty
Georgia Middleman

Life is funny, ya know? Mine sure is. Let me show you what I mean... I'm in NYC with Blue Sky Riders. We've just finished our set at City Winery, ope...

Mexican Rock Star Loses Defamation Lawsuit

The Huffington Post | Lee Hernandez | Posted 07.22.2012 | Latino Voices

Paulina Rubio is not having a great week. The Mexican singer recently sued three shows in Spain for reporting that she had lesbian affairs, but th...

Adventures of a Lady in Rock: I Don't Wanna, I Don't Think So...

Anya Marina | Posted 07.25.2012 | Women
Anya Marina

I said when I started this column that I'd be checking out some of the various theories that floated up to explain the fact that my fellow she-performers and I just don't get the action that our male peers do while on the road. "Guitar as Cockblock" was my favorite.

Can This Rolling Stone Rocker Really Paint?

Posted 04.11.2012 | Arts

As the guitarist of the Rolling Stones, Ronnie Wood seemingly indulged in a lifestyle of sex, drugs and rock-n-roll. Yet when it comes to art, the wil...

How NOT To Behave At A Hotel

Room 77 | Posted 06.02.2012 | Travel
Room 77

Here's how NOT to behave when you're staying at a hotel -- that's unless you want to test your luck.

A Gloriously Imperfect Storm: 'Vaginally Infiltrated' Rock & Roll

Jon Chattman | Posted 04.16.2012 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

Crazy Enough , a memoir which was originally conceived as a one-woman show, takes us on Storm Large's ever-evolving journey in life and music.

The Life Out Loud: One Man's Journey From Baseball Champ to Rock Star to Entrepreneur

MeiMei Fox | Posted 10.10.2011 | Impact
MeiMei Fox

In his 30 years on this planet, Jeff Riddle has been an all-star baseball player, rock star, real estate magnate, spiritual seeker with a vow of celibacy, motivational speaker and, now, entrepreneur.

How Not to Rock Your Date's World

Mark C. Miller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Mark C. Miller

One thing I've learned as a graduate student at Dating Univeristy is that women respond really well to guys who a job, a car or a personality. Still, even having all of these traits is no guarantee.

How Internet Startups Are Like Your High School Band

Ujwal Arkalgud | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Ujwal Arkalgud

Once upon a time, you had to be a musician to be cool -- you know, to be a rock star. Today, all you need is an internet startup!

Jimi Hendrix, Otis Redding, Janis Joplin

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

In the wake of punk rock legend Patti Smith winning a National Book Award for her memoir "Just Kids," and the boom associated with the publication of ...

Astoria Characters: The Super-Human Handyman

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

Sead Cerovic, aka Cera the Bull, is a big guy. His 6-foot-2 frame stands on 240 pounds of monumental muscle.

HuffPost Review: Peter Frampton, Plus Conversations with Serena Ryder and Ryan Star, and more

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

At this point in his career, Peter Frampton could have tossed out a second instrumental album and won another Grammy. Thankfully, this time out, he played his heart in addition to his axe, creating what could be the best album of his career.

Get Him To the Greek: Get Me To An Exit

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jackie K. Cooper

If you don't like, love, idolize Russell Brand then you will be bored out of your head at this movie.

Palin Tea Party Convention Speaking Fee Sparks $500,000 Lawsuit Between Wealthy Donor, Organizer

Daily Intel | By: | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Tea Party Convention is over. But the war it started is apparently just getting under way. Yesterday, Bill Hemrick, a conservative fund-raiser and...

Peruvian Rock Star Releases Climate Change Themed Song and Video

Levi Novey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Levi Novey

One of Peru's most popular musicians has released an optimistic climate change anthem as the title track of his latest album Amazonas.

One Year After Obama's Election: Still Smarter...Than The Alternative

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

What puts this first year in perspective for me is that: Obama may not be smarter than all of us, but he sure is smarter by a long shot than McCain would have been. And that, for now, is enough for me.

Rocker Kerry Livgren of Kansas Suffers Massive Stroke

Mark Joseph | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mark Joseph

Kerry is a philosopher, and my life has been greatly enriched not only by his work with Kansas, but also by his solo albums.

Internet Famous

Jonathan Coulton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Jonathan Coulton

Is this poorly-dressed, shaggy fellow a famous rock star, or is he just an unemployed guy in a crappy rock band? They want to know, is it actually my job to be a singer/songwriter?

Leave that Smashing Pumpkin Alone, Bitches: In Defense of Billy Corgan

David Wild | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
David Wild

In an age of premature nostalgia, Corgan clearly wants his music to matter in the present tense.

Barack Obama Superstar: Do You Think You're What They Say You Are?

Jon Chattman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Jon Chattman

Now that he's the Commander-in-Chief, Obama needs to step it up, and dress the part. It's time he pimps himself out Wii Rock Band style. Would Elvis or Bono ever wear straight khakis?

Obama in Berlin: Walking the Walk

Stefan Sirucek | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Stefan Sirucek

The speech is a brisk, affecting affair. There are big cheers when Obama talks about nuclear disarmament and dealing with climate change, but the crowd's response to "defeating terror" is noticeably muted.