Kyle Mccann Blogs

Apr 11, 1991; Rochester, NY, USA; Paul Simon performs at Rochester Community War Memorial.

Paul Simon Has a New Album of Reworked Classics Coming

As Paul Simon continues his farewell tour around the world, the music legend will be leaving fans one final gift before calling it a career -- his 14th and final album, In The Blue Light. The album, which consists primarily of reworked classics, is set for a September 8 release. On his website ,... Read More
Baby Pickles in Juice

The Pickle Slushie Has Arrived

Pickle Juice Slushes have officially arrived at your local Sonic Drive-In! Earlier this year, Sonic announced plans to put the... interesting new flavor choice on its menu. And today, June 11, the fast food chain officially welcomed the slushie to the family. Calling all pickle lovers! The Pickle... Read More
Les Paul plays a signature Les Paul Recording electric Gibson guitar during an extended sound check at the Iridium Jazz Club in New York City on May 30, 2005.

5 Rock Gods Who Defined Gibson Guitars

When Les Paul passed away in 2009 he left behind a legacy that is perhaps greater than the one that will be left behind by Led Zeppelin , The Rolling Stones , The Who , and many others... combined. The Gibson Guitar Corporation was founded in 1902, making it one of the country's oldest guitar... Read More
Colorful cocktails on bar

Can You Guess the Most Popular Cocktail in Your State?

As anyone who likes to sip on something a little more daring than a beer or wine every now and then can tell you, one of the most difficult decisions to make at the bar or at a cocktail party (if those are still a thing) is selecting your go-to adult beverage. I mean, we've all been there... Read More
John Daly on the 14th green during the second round of the 2017 PGA Championship at Quail Hollow Club/Tom Petty performs at Perfect Vodka Amphitheatre/Gavin DeGraw performs before Super Bowl XLIX

John Daly, Gavin DeGraw Pay Tribute to Tom Petty

Golfer and all around lover-of-a-good-time John Daly made a special return to the stage last week to honor music legend Tom Petty . During Gavin DeGraw 's concert to open the PGA's Safeway Open in Northern California, Daly lent his vocals to DeGraw's cover of the Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers hit... Read More
New York Giants cornerback Ross Cockrell (37) defends against Detroit Lions wide receiver Kenny Golladay (19) on an incomplete pass in the first half during a NFL football game at MetLife Stadium.

NFL Ratings Could Cost TV Partners $200 Million

According to Business Insider , if low ratings for NFL games continue, it could cost the league's television partners around $200 million or more in earnings. The news comes after a dismal week one, which saw ratings drop an average of 13% from last season's opening round of games. A report from... Read More
Steely Dan guitarist Walter Becker performs at the Perfect Vodka Amphitheater.

Walter Becker, Co-founder of Steely Dan, Dead at 67

Legendary musician Walter Becker has passed away at the age of 67. Becker is best known as one half of the founding members of Steely Dan . Becker and Steely Dan co-creator Donald Fagen moved to California in the 70s to form the iconic band. While they rotated musicians in and out over the years,... Read More
JJ Watt on Fox Sports "Garbage Time with Katie Nolan" broadcasting from Super Bowl LI on February 3, 2017 in Houston, Texas.

NFL Star JJ Watt Raises $10 Million for Hurricane Relief

With the help of over 100,000 donors, NFL superstar JJ Watt today surpassed $10 million in aid for victims of Hurricane Harvey. Hurricane Harvey wreaked havoc on Houston, pounding the city with record rainfall and washing out roads, highways, and entire neighborhoods in some areas. Once the storm... Read More