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  • Fri, 20 Jul 2018 21:44:21 +0000

    Goldrush Music Festival Announces Complete Lineup for its Second Annual Event September 29 and 30, 2018

    Phoenix, AZ (July 20, 2018) – As time grows near for prospectors to head west, Relentless Beats has recently released several key updates for the second annual Goldrush Music Festival- mainly the final touches to its massive lineup, an artist by day schedule, the Desert Hearts takeover and after party. Returning to Rawhide Western Town in Chandler, Arizona, this September 29th and 30th, one of 2017’s best received new festival experiences pushes further into the Wild, Wild West with a goldmine of electronic dance music and hip-hop talent. Showcasing artists across four stages, each with its own distinct musical focus and vibe, Goldrush has added: Deorro; Louis the Child; Rich the Kid; Ekali; Slander; Troyboi; Codeko; Decadon; Loud Luxury; Saymyname; Squnto; and Virtual Riot to the roster. With these artist additions comes the Desert Hearts Takeover all-;day Sunday and the Superstitions After-Party to close out the weekend.

    These final additions to the Goldrush lineup join over 25 previously announced artists, which have now been slotted on their respective days. Artists by day are as follows:

    SATURDAY
    Deadmau5; Deorro; Vince Staples; Black Tiger Sex Machine; Chris Lake; Slushii; Codeko; Decadon; Juice Wrld; Liquid Stranger; Said the Sky; Squnto; Virtual Riot; Wifisfuneral; Yookie; Yung Pinch; Born Dirty; Claptone; Max Chapman; Moon Boots; Prok | Fitch; Sacha Robotti; and Yotto.

    SUNDAY
    Illenium; Steve Aoki; Louis the Child; Kevin Gates; Rich the Kid; Ekali; Slander; Troyboi; Jpegmafia; Loud Luxury; Matroda; Medasin; Saymyname; SoDown; Tokimonsta; Guy J; Leftwing & Kody; Mikey Lion; Lee Reynolds; Marbs; and Porky.

    On Sunday, September 30th, the darling of the West Coast house and techno scene, Desert Hearts, will takeover the The Hideout stage. Featuring the DH family of: Mikey Lion; Lee Reynolds; Marbs; Porky and special guests: Guy J and Leftwing & Kody, the crew will bring its intimate experiences of sonic joy to Goldrush 2018. And once the festival is over, the party continues with the Superstitions After-Party- another Desert Hearts takeover featuring the original core four of the movement.

    General Admission passes for Goldrush Music Festival are on sale now for $159, before fees. VIP passes will be available at two levels: Standard VIP, including everything that a GA ticket provides plus express VIP entrance, a commemorative lanyard, access to VIP lounge, access to VIP viewing deck, premium restrooms and passed desserts in the VIP areas. Platinum VIP includes everything that the Standard VIP pass includes, plus: complimentary drinks, side stage viewing at the Golden Gorge stage, access to artist hospitality lounge, steakhouse quality dinner, exclusive festival gift bag, and festival concierge. VIP options are available starting at $219 for a two-day pass, plus fees and you must be 18 for Standard VIP and 21 and up for Platinum VIP to purchase. Table service will be available at the Golden Gorge stage. Single day passes are now on sale for $89 (GA), $149 (VIP) and $79 (GA), $139 (VIP), before fees, for Saturday and Sunday respectively. All details and ticket types are available online at www.relentlessbeats.com. Goldrush is an all ages event. Fans under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

    Goldrush is produced by Relentless Beats, Universatile Music and Global Dance. Visit www.goldrushfestaz.com for the most up-to-date information. Stay connected on Twitter and Instagram at @GoldrushFestAZ and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/GoldrushFestAZ.

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  • Wed, 18 Jul 2018 14:14:10 +0000

    National Hot Dog Day celebrated with freebies and discounts all over the Valley today

    It’s National Hot Dog Day! Bun appetite!

    A ton of places have great offers, and, frankly, that’s even more reason for you to celebrate!

    Portillo’s at Tempe Marketplace is serving up two hot dogs for only $5!

    Here’s the deals! Love’s Travel Stop is partnering with Schwab Meat Co. to offer customers free hot dogs all day on July 18th! You have to present a barcode at the register for your free hot dog or roller grill item.

    At Ted’s Hot Dogs, you can get a hot dog for 91 cents all day Thursday! No restrictions! You can eat as many as you’d like!

    At Wienerschnitzel, this might be best for sharing or if you have a big appetite, you can chow down on 5 chili dogs for $5 today! Must be in multiples of five for the sale price! Or if you sign up for their Weiner Lover’s Club you’ll get a free chili dog coupon.

    At 7-Eleven Big Bite hot dogs are only a buck all day today!

    And Sonic has a daily deal on corn dogs: 99 cents during their happy hour from 2 p.m. – 4 p.m. You can also get half off slushes and drinks during that time or download the Sonic app to score a free slush!

    Also plan on getting 99-cent polish dogs at Sam’s Club starting July 23rd because Costco is getting rid of theirs!

    What are you waiting for? Hurry, get your buns in line!

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  • Tue, 17 Jul 2018 23:20:18 +0000

    MTV VMA 2018 nominees bring surprises and snubs

    The MTV Video Music Awards, better known as the VMAs, have been announced.

    Surprisingly, one relatively new artist received the most nominations while one major artist was snubbed.

    Cardi B leads the pack with 10 nominations including video, song, and artist of the year.

    Right behind her were “The Carters,” who are the husband-wife duo of Jay-Z and Beyonce, with eight including video of the year, best collaboration, and best hip-hop.

    Other top contenders include Childish Gambino and Drake (with seven nominations each), Bruno Mars (six), Ariana Grande and Camila Cabello (five), and Ed Sheeran, Khalid and Young Thug (four).

    One artist that was seemingly snubbed was Taylor Swift, for her latest album release. Sorry, Taytay!

    The “VMAs” will air live from Radio City Music Hall on Monday, August 20.

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  • Tue, 17 Jul 2018 22:15:01 +0000

    Rugrats return to Nickelodeon with new episodes and upcoming movie

    Your favorite 1990’s Nickelodeon shows are making a comeback!

    Not only will “Rugrats” return but also new versions of “Invader Zim,” and others!

    Nickelodeon and Paramount Pictures announced that 26 “Rugrats” episodes are on the way with a release date to be announced.

    A live-action “Rugrats” movie with CGI characters will debut on the big screen November 13, 2020.

    It’s been 27 years since “Rugrats” premiered on Nickelodeon in 1991.

    Tommy, Chuckie, Phil, Lil, Susie, Angelica and the gang – who have done everything from crash an ice show and learn the story of Passover to cope with loss – are returning with new adventures and additional characters.

    Producers say kids who grew up with Tommy Pickles and the Rugrats crew will now be able to share that experience with their own children.

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  • Tue, 17 Jul 2018 21:22:23 +0000

    Arizona Cardinals single-game tickets available for sale this Saturday

    Your Arizona Cardinals just announced that single-game tickets will be on sale this Saturday morning, starting at 10 a.m. Arizona time.

    Sales will be reserved for people with Arizona zip codes for the first two hours.

    Beginning at noon, sales will be opened to fans with any zip code.

    You can get your tickets at azcardinals.com/tickets or by calling 800-745-3000.

    The Cardinals have sold out all 124 games they’ve played at University of Phoenix Stadium.

    Key games this season will come the first two weeks against Washington, led by former 49ers and Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith, and the following week against the L.A Rams led by sophomore quarterback Jared Goff. They will be two tough games for the Cards to start the season.

    In week seven, the bird gang will face off in prime time at Thursday Night Football against the Broncos, now led by former Minnesota Vikings quarterback Case Keenum. The Cards haven’t generally fared well on the prime time stage winning less than half of their games (43% according to profootball.com) in prime time.

    Week 13, in a crucial part of the season, red nation will travel to Green Bay to face Aaron Rodgers and the Packers in what could be a very important game for them. And, of course, division rivals, Seattle Seahawks will give us a tough time at the birds nest in the final game of the season in perhaps the loudest NFL stadium, though we have done well there in the past.

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  • Thu, 12 Jul 2018 03:00:15 +0000

    Instagram model bit while posing with sharks in Bahamas

    Instagram models are known for doing some pretty amazing and sometimes dangerous things.

    One recent trip to the Bahamas almost put one teen in big trouble when she decided to swim with sharks!

    The 19 year old Miami nursing student said she was coerced by locals to pose with the group of nurse sharks and found it an opportunity to “connect with nature.”

    All was well until while floating, one of them bit her on the wrist.

    She immediately headed for the stairs to get out of the water, holding her bloody arm above her head to keep it out of the water, leery of riling up the sharks.

    The Southern California native said doctors told her it could have been much worse. She was left with only a scar on her wrist.

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  • Wed, 11 Jul 2018 22:00:59 +0000

    Did your parents ever tell you not to play with your food? Thanks to Jell-O now you can!

    Attempting to appeal to kids, Jell-O is now encouraging them to play with their food!

    The 121-year-old food maker has launched new products called “Jell-O Play” aimed at kids ages 4 to 12.

    They include molds for building blocks and cookie cutters to make animal shapes.

    A spokesman for Jell-O says the brand is hoping to stimulate kids to unleash their creativity where eating becomes part of the play.

    The recipe for the Jell-O creates a slightly firmer result.

    The Jell-O brand is owned by Kraft Heinz, which has reportedly expressed interest in acquiring Campbell Soup.

    “Jell-O Play” is available at participating Walmart stores and online.

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  • Wed, 11 Jul 2018 19:51:18 +0000

    Thai cave rescue to receive television and Hollywood big screen versions

    Now that all the boys from the Thai soccer team and their coach have been rescued, the world will be able to watch two upcoming features on the entire dramatic ordeal.

    Discovery Channel will debut the first documentary feature (of what looks to be the start of many more to come from Hollywood) chronicling the rescue of Thailand’s Wild Boars soccer team from a flooded cave.

    Operation Thai Cave Rescue will be an hour long television special airing this Friday, July 13 at 7pm local time on Discovery Channel.

    The documentary “unpacks the human and scientific drama behind one of the most difficult and heart-palpitating rescues attempted in human history,” an official description from Discovery reads.

    Operation Thai Cave Rescue focuses on the triumph of the human spirit and the extraordinary scientific and technological innovations used to complete this miracle rescue.

    The rescue mission resulted in the death of a former Navy SEAL, according to BBC News. The final rescue mission on Tuesday, July 10 took nine hours to complete.

    The film will attempt to “explore and unpack every angle of this remarkable rescue operation,” including questions about why the boys were there and how they managed to survive more than two weeks without proper food and water.

    Hollywood is planning multiple movies about the Thai cave rescue that has captured the world’s attention.

    A U.S. film crew, including Pure Flix Films arrived on location and conducted “preliminary interviews around the cave site. They also reportedly planned to bring in a screenwriter. Pure Flix says they see this as a major Hollywood film with A-list stars. They hope to be the first to put out a full-length movie and with other production companies coming in they have to act pretty quickly.

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  • Wed, 11 Jul 2018 14:11:40 +0000

    It’s time to beat the heat with a FREE 7-Eleven Slurpee

    Every year, 7-11 is Slurpee Day at 7-Eleven and this year you can expect more than free Slurpees!

    Normally the convenience store chain doles out free 7.11 ounce sized frozen drinks, but Delish says this year anyone who visits 7-Eleven between 11 am and 7 pm can get a Big Bite hot dog for just a dollar.

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  • Tue, 03 Jul 2018 22:16:21 +0000

    Amazon Prime Day Returns for 2018

    Amazon Prime Day is extended this year.

    It starts at 3 p.m. Eastern July 16, 2018 and will last 36 hours, Amazon said. That’s 6 hours longer than in 2017. Prime Day is a chance for people to sign up for Amazon Prime memberships and take advantage of the retailer’s deals.

    As expected, Amazon plans to use Prime Day to advertise several aspects of its quickly expanding business: the company says it will offer 10 percent off “hundreds” of items at Whole Foods stores and run a promotion in which users can enter a sweepstakes for a new Lexus by using the Alexa voice assistant. The company says it will offer more discounts for its own Echo, Fire TV, and Fire devices and introduce new devices from select companies as well.

    Amazon said last year that Prime Day 2017 was the “biggest day” in company history, with sales surpassing traditional high-profile shopping days like Black Friday and Cyber Monday at the time.

    The following items are already on sale:

    • Echo Show – save $100 (normally $229)
    • Amazon brands – 25 percent off furniture and décor from Rivet and Stone & Beam, up to 20 percent off AmazonBasics items and 30 percent off everyday essentials from Presto!, Mama Bear and Solimo, and others
    • Prime Video, DVD, and Blu-ray – save up to 50 percent on select movies and TV shows
    • Amazon Music – four months of on-demand music for $0.99
    • Twitch Prime – hundreds of hours of free gameplay and free PC game giveaway every day until July 18, and more
    • Kindle Unlimited and eBooks – three months of Kindle Unlimited for $0.99; $10 Prime Day credit for buying your first Kindle book
    • Audible – first three months for $4.95/month (65 percent off)

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