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Sunshine Superman, Movie Documentary About Father Of Base Jumping, Out May 22

Sunshine Superman, Movie Documentary About Father Of Base Jumping, Out May 22

A heart-racing documentary portrait of Carl Boenish, the father of the BASE-jumping movement, whose early passion for skydiving led him to ever more spectacular –and dangerous– feats of foot-launched human flight. Experience his jaw-dropping journey in life and love, to the pinnacle of his achievements when he and wife Jean broke the BASE-jumping Guinness World Record in 1984 on the Norwegian ‘Troll Wall’ mountain range. Incredibly, within days, triumph was followed by disaster. Told through a stunning mix of Carl’s […]

Miller Lite, Jamal Mashburn Team-Up For March Hoops Program

Miller Lite, Jamal Mashburn Team-Up For March Hoops Program

Miller Lite and former college basketball star Jamal Mashburn are bringing added excitement to college basketball fans nationwide this March. The former All-American and the original light pilsner are helping fans elevate their at-home viewing experience by rewarding Miller Lite classic coolers to lucky fans – one for every game of the tournament. Legal-drinking-age fans must follow @MillerLite on Twitter and tweet #MLHoopsEntry and #ItsMillerTime between now and April 6 for a chance to own one of the timeless coolers. […]

Heineken Brings The Glory Of The UEFA Champions League Stateside

Heineken Brings The Glory Of The UEFA Champions League Stateside

Heineken® announced its making it easier than ever for U.S. fans to experience the passion of the UEFA Champions League (UCL), by offering a rare chance to get close with the ultimate prize through the UEFA Champions League Trophy Tour Presented by Heineken. Kicking off on March 19, the tour will give fans 21 and older in New York City, Dallas and Los Angeles the opportunity to snap a selfie with one of the world’s most celebrated trophies, view an […]

AEROSMITH To Perform At Pro Football Hall Of Fame

AEROSMITH To Perform At Pro Football Hall Of Fame

The 2015 Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Festival will feature more legends than ever before. AEROSMITH, Rock’s greatest live act, will perform at Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium in the Pro Football Hall of Fame’s first-ever Concert for Legends on Friday, August 7 at 8 p.m. ET. The concert will pay tribute to the legends of the Game on the eve of the Enshrinement for the Class of 2015. “The Hall is thrilled to have legends of the […]

MLS (Major League Soccer) 2015 Season Kicks Off Tonight

MLS (Major League Soccer) 2015 Season Kicks Off Tonight

MLS (Major League Soccer) returns tonight to start off the 2015 season with the defending MLS Cup champions LA Galaxy hosting the Chicago Fire at 7PM Pacific on UniMas. MLS commissioner Don Garber had this to say: Major League Soccer begins its 20th season this weekend with a full schedule of matches, kicking off tonight when the defending MLS Cup champion LA Galaxy host the Chicago Fire on UniMás. Tonight’s Galaxy-Fire match begins a new eight-year partnership with ESPN, Fox […]

Kevin Smith’s Penalty Box Presents Road To The NHL Stadium Series

Kevin Smith’s Penalty Box Presents Road To The NHL Stadium Series

Check Out Kevin’s Premiere Recap Here: EPIX PRESENTS ROAD TO THE NHL STADIUM SERIES Episode 2 – Tuesday, February 10th at 10PM ET Episode 3 – Tuesday, February 17th at 10PM ET Episode 4 – Tuesday, February 24th at 10PM ET Kevin’s recaps will air the Wednesdays following the episodes.   ABOUT THE SERIES The 2nd in a two-part original series, EPIX Presents Road to the NHL Stadium Series will offer viewers an exclusive look inside the world of the NHL, with strategically placed cameras and microphones providing an […]

MAVTV To Air Speed Sport Winter Heat Sprint Car Showdown In February

MAVTV To Air Speed Sport Winter Heat Sprint Car Showdown In February

Race fans wanting to get a racing-fix prior to the start of Florida Speedweeks will be able to do so when MAVTV airs coverage of the inaugural Winter Heat Showdown Feb. 5 and Feb. 12. SPEED SPORT Productions captured all of the action from five nights of 410 winged sprint car racing during the Winter Heat Showdown at Arizona’s Cocopah Speedway and will present it as a pair of one-hour television shows recapping the action. Winter Heat Showdown Part I, […]

2015 Ice & Ales Invitational Winners Announced

2015 Ice & Ales Invitational Winners Announced

This past Friday, two dozen leading craft brewers and brewery executives descended upon Sylvan Lake outside of Eagle, Colo., for the first annual 2015 Ice & Ales Invitational, hosted by Wyeast Laboratories, Inc. and DRAFT Magazine. The hospitality event was held in conjunction with the 15th Annual Big Beers, Belgians and Barleywines Festival. The event kicked-off with eagles soaring overhead, while participants rotated between ice-fishing shanties and a warming cabin, competing to catch the most and biggest fish of the […]

Mavtv To Air 2015 Chili Bowl

Mavtv To Air 2015 Chili Bowl

Sarah Fisher, Kenny Wallace, Bryan Clausen, Kenny and Sammy Swindell will go head-to-head in the 29th running of the world famous Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Midget Nationals presented by General Tire at the River Spirit Expo Center, Tulsa, OK, January 13-17, 2015. With 326 entries and 318 drivers from 36 States plus Canada, New Zealand and the United Kingdom, the final entry total will be the largest yet – and MAVTV will be on-hand to broadcast all the side by […]

2015 Punk Rock Bowling And Music Festival Tickets Go On Sale Jan 10

2015 Punk Rock Bowling And Music Festival Tickets Go On Sale Jan 10

The 17th annual Punk Rock Bowling and Music Festival is back and better than ever with top-notch headliners Rancid, Dropkick Murphys and Refused taking the stage May 23 – 25 with a supporting cast that’s a who’s who of the punk rock world including Murder City Devils, Mighty Mighty Bosstones, Conflict, Sick Of It All and Turbonegro just to name a few. However, due to the erratic nature of punk rock, Discharge who was previously announced will not be able […]