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  • Supercross vs. Roller Derby:  Similarities and differences
    Supercross vs. Roller Derby: Similarities and differences
    Lets start with the similarities because the differences are obvious. They're both inside competitions and they both have teams competing against other teams with individuals on one team trying to score points toward a single victory which...
  • Dance Class
    What does retirement look like?
    Are you thinking about or have you already retired? Whether you’re planning for it or living it, you may be wondering, “What does retirement look like?”According to the Social Security Administration’s latest figures, there...
  • Discotheque
    Brodinski pulls out of HARD Day of the Dead
    DJ and producer Brodinski has made some killer music over the past few years, especially when he teams up with fellowFrenchmanGesaffelstein for their back-to-back sets. The duo was primed to headline theDiscothequestage at HARD's Day of the...
  • Reese Withespoon steals the show.
    Our favorite single parent celebrities
    Being a parent is hard enough, let alone when you're on your own. Whether you got divorced, had a child on your own, or adopted when you felt your nurturing qualities ringing your bell, being a single parent is hard. We get it. No, really.Here...
  • Suburban Syndicate brings rock/rap sound to Michigan
    Suburban Syndicate brings rock infused rap sound to Michigan
    Most bands tend to not like musical comparisons but more times than not artists pull musical inspiration from others. Suburban Syndicate is not running away from their musical comparison, in fact, they are embracing it.Suburban Syndicate is often...
  • hard 2012
    HARD Summer 2012
    HARD is synonymous with a very particular type of party. Great sound, quality artists, and over the top production. This summer HARD brings two dates to Los Angeles. August 3rd and August 4th you can see mind blowing millionaire producers such as...
  • Noisia
    HARD Summer 2012 debuts with amazing trailer, pre-sale prices
    If you missed last year's HARD Summer, well, I'm sorry.I'm sorry that you missed out on all of the amazing bands and I'm sorry that you didn't have a wonderful social experience. I'm mostly sorry that you missed what HARD...
  • Merry Khaos runs for the hills
    2011 Keystone All Star Starting Line Up: Merry Khaos #1918
    When I began writing as an Examiner, I decided very early on that I was never going to write an article about myself as a skater. If that means that I'm never a Harrisburg Area Roller Derby Skater of the Month, than so be it. I want to write...
  • Bela vs Carolina
    2011 Keystone All Star Team: Bela Lowblowsi #99
    Sometimes we forget about good blockers. They have a tendency to fall out of the spotlight, because the best blockers quietly make holes for their jammers to dance through. The jammers get the love of the crowd, as the blockers chat after the game...
  • Rainbow's Revenge!
    2011 Keystone All Star Team: Rainbow's Revenge #24
    There is a cornerstone of Harrisburg Area Roller Derby that takes the form of a soft spoken young woman named Rainbow’s Revenge. She has been captain of the Nuclear Knockouts for two complete seasons, and she is as much a leader off the...
  • HARD x Mouth Taped Shut
    HARD x Mouth Taped Shut - Los Angeles featuring Deadmau5
    Saturday night the production company HARD Events made thousands of dreams come true. As part of their HARD x Mouth Taped Shut tour, the company hosted a free show at the Palladium in Hollywood in promotion of the upcoming film Girl With the...
  • Hard Haunted
    HARD Haunted 2011 Preview: Interview with Gary 'Destructo' Richards
    Gary Richards wears many cool hats. When the world-famous DJ hat gets worn for a while, he might switch it out with record executive fedora or concert promoter top hat. The chapeau of choice matters little, as Richards is always moving, always...
  • HARD Haunted Mansion
    HARD Haunted Mansion 2011 set for Weekend of October 28-29 at Shrine Expo Hall
    HARD Haunted Mansion 2011 will take place at the Shrine Expo Hall the weekend before Halloween, on October 28th and 29th.The huge electronic/dance festival features a lineup packed with some of the genre's heaviest hitters:FATBOY...
  • Making a jam sandwich
    It begins: Black Rose Rollers of Hanover create their legacy
    Hanover, Pennsylvania is an old town with a lot of history. Though most famous for its snack foods, the legacy of Hanover runs deeper. It was a stopping point for representatives on their way to the Continental Congress, it was a battle ground for...