Important Dates Coming Up



This Sunday March 1  The Take Action Tour press Conference at Revolution Ft. Lauderdale  3pm.  Features Cute is what we Aim for, Breathe Carolina, Anarbor, Meg and Dia and Every Avenue.  Free, does not include show admission.

Friday March 6th Flogging Molly Press Conference 4:15 Pompano Beach Amphitheater.  Open to all student journalists with invitation (info (at) the rock star

March 20th EMPIRES (from Chicago) FREE SHOW  FAU Residence Hall Lawn.  6:30pm.  Battle of the Bands going on all afternoon.  Coming See Empires!  We love them.  You can check them out here .

Download their cd HOWL for free too.

Coming up April 21 is the Fall out Boy Show at Mizner Park.  We’ll be having a press conference for this one too-limit 2 per school due to space consideration. 

See you all on Sunday!

News You Can Use

From around the web, here’s some sites that look cool.  Let us know if you find others that work for you!

Check out Xboxxer is a blog  covering the gaming console Xbox 360. Bloggers Jeanne Dupuis and Jyle Dupuis provide game reviews and information on upcoming releases for the console. For more information, visit

Admit This! is a new blog covering the college admissions process. It serves as a resource for students on how to apply to college and get accepted. The blog is authored by college admissions expert Dave Berry. For more information, visit

If you’re interested in checking out The USC Annenberg School of Journalism, they have  launched a new Web siteNeon Tommy provides a mix of local and regional stories covering issues in Los Angeles as well as columns and articles covering national and international news that impact the whole country.  Visit
Kind of a less snarky Perez Hilton, is a new Web site from msn covering entertainment news. The Web site focuses on celebrity gossip and other pop culture events and features video, pictures and other multimedia to access the latest entertainment and celebrity trends


m_ffb5f4acbf5c483485002ab95139511cChicago’s EMPIRES will play a free show on the FAU Residence Hall lawn Friday evening 3-20 at 6pm.   The Florida Atlantic University Boca Campus is located at 777 Glades Rd Boca Raton, Florida.  The band’s first cd HOWL which was widely acclaimed, can be downloaded for FREE here.

You can email us info (at) the rock star for more information if you need it.  See you at the show.