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#ACLfest Day 1 Recap

What a first day of Austin City Limits 2011! It was not short of thrilling concerts, weather surprises and great food in Austin, Texas. Breanne and I were prepared with our concert schedule and plenty of water to stay hydrated. Once the 10 minutes of rain subsided we were ready to go and experience all […] Read more

Austin City Limits Survival Guide

ACL is almost here! You’ve booked your travel and you know the bands, but do you know everything you need to kick it in the music capital of the world? If you’re not prepared, Austin City Limits can stretch you to your limits, so check out our ACL Survival Guide and see what Breanne, the […] Read more

Jordan and Steve Say Farewell

We took shooting pics and videos on your phone to the next level. Actually, we took it all the way to France. The Shack sent two guys (Jordan &  Steve) to the famous Tour to bring us state-siders the big race and France through their eyes. And they did, all through their mobiles—the HTC Sensation […] Read more

The HTC Inspire Does Just That For Jordan

Amazing action shots. A tablet with a forward-facing camera. A portable energy device to keep everything charged on the move. If you’re considering the HTC Inspire 4G Red or the BlackBerry Playbook, see what Jordan had to say about using them to capture the Tour. Read more

#Holla4Lolla Day Three of Lollapalooza 2011

Sunday was the final day of Lollapalooza 2011, sadly. I had to head back on a late afternoon flight, but Mike stayed downtown through the day. While I was sitting on a bench at the airport, Mike had more to experience, come rain or shine. Mike’s Thoughts Read more

#Holla4Lolla Volunteer Interviews

It takes a special crowd of people to make a festival as big as Lollapalooza a success, and a great many of those folks are volunteers. To get the scoop on this cool position, Mike interviewed Ashley and Mike – both volunteering at Lollapalooza 2011. Here’s the interview with Ashley – she’s been volunteering with […] Read more

#Holla4Lolla Day Two of Lollapalooza 2011

Day 2 at Lollapalooza 2011 in Chicago was a bit more relaxed, and it was nice to ease into the day. To get a look at the city, we opted for a Segway tour of Chicago in the morning. Our tour guide, Harrison, was hilarious and very knowledgeable about the city and the various places […] Read more

Lolla Survival Guide

You’ve seen the lineup … that’s all that really matters, right? Yes, it’s all about the music, but there are a few things you should remember so you, or your bragging rights, don’t get drained before the first headlining band hits the stage. So, whether you’re a festival newbie or expert, don’t miss out on […] Read more