#FlashbackFriday #BdayEve #MemorialDayWeekend – Laurean’s Party Playlist 2014

So because my birthday is just around the corner and Memorial Weekend is the same, I have decided to create a party playlist for the occasion with all (or at least MOST) of my favorite music videos from high school, college, and right now! Let me know what you think. Did I miss your favorite video? Add to my list in Comments.

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Want to meet One Direction? Top 6 tips to increase your chances

As a BSB grown-up fan (that’s the only 90s boy band still touring now The Backstreet Boys), I can appreciate the mania associated with One Direction. So it is only fair that I post this for the new generation of boy band fans. You’re welcome


One Direction fans wait to see their idols (Picture: Phil Walter/Getty Images)

So you’re a massive fan of One Direction, but don’t have a clue where to start to try and meet them? We’ve put together some handy tips that will help you try and meet Niall, Liam, Louis, Zayn and Harry.

1. Signings

Signings may seem like an easy option to meet a band but they can be a lot trickier than they seem.

Firstly bands like One Direction are unlikely to do them very often, but if one is announced, like the most recent signing, numbers will be limited so you may have to purchase a ticket to get access to it.

At an organised event like this you are guaranteed to meet them, even if it is only for a few seconds, but who cares? A few seconds is a few seconds. It’s more time than you’ve…

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20 Years of Pop Candy – Thank You Backstreet Boys

So as I was preparing for my second post this week, a major milestone hit via YouTube . . . The Backstreet Boys celebrated their 20th Anniversary in the music business.

Naturally, I felt insanely old because I had and have been a fan since middle school (yes, guys, I love a boy band and I’m an adult. Ask your parents about BSB).

Then a flood of memories hit me as I watched the group’s Anniversary video on YouTube.