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Former "Black Hawk Down" Army Ranger, Jeff Struecker, Launches "Unbeatable", an Inspirational New Podcast

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 1:36pm

COLUMBUS, Ga., Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Decorated "Black Hawk Down" Army Ranger and Ranger Hall of Famer Inductee, Jeff Struecker, has launched " Unbeatable ," an inspirational podcast that shares stories of real people who have overcome adversity with resilience and strength.

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  • COLUMBUS, Ga., Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Decorated "Black Hawk Down" Army Ranger and Ranger Hall of Famer Inductee, Jeff Struecker, has launched " Unbeatable ," an inspirational podcast that shares stories of real people who have overcome adversity with resilience and strength.
  • Making its debut in early September 2021, "Unbeatable," hosted by Struecker, is available on Amazon Music, Apple Music, Audible and other streaming platforms.
  • He spent his final 10 years in the US Army serving as a chaplain in Airborne and Ranger units.
  • He has been awarded medals for valor in combat and has received many medals as recognition for his service in the US Army.

“Blind Ambition” Author and Red Hat/IBM Exec, Chad Foster Featured on Impact Podcast with John Shegerian

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 12:00am

Vice President of Cross Industry Sales Development for IBM subsidiary Red Hat, Chad Foster , who is also an executive dealmaker, billion-dollar generator, blind Black Diamond skier, motivational speaker, and author of Blind Ambition, is a featured guest this week on the Impact Podcast with John Shegerian .

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  • Vice President of Cross Industry Sales Development for IBM subsidiary Red Hat, Chad Foster , who is also an executive dealmaker, billion-dollar generator, blind Black Diamond skier, motivational speaker, and author of Blind Ambition, is a featured guest this week on the Impact Podcast with John Shegerian .
  • The show is hosted by Shegerian, Chairman/CEO of ERI , the nations leading fully integrated IT and electronics asset disposition provider and cybersecurity-focused hardware destruction company.
  • I just loved my conversation with John Shegerian on the Impact Podcast, said Foster.
  • Its important that people hear Chads story, and Im excited that we are able to share it on the Impact Podcast.

Amazon Introduces Echo Buds in Canada --Just $154.99

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 3:04pm

"We hope Echo Buds give customers a new, easy way to bring Alexa with them throughout their day."

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  • "We hope Echo Buds give customers a new, easy way to bring Alexa with them throughout their day."
  • Echo Buds are small, lightweight, IPX4-rated to withstand splashes, sweat resistant; and designed to be comfortable enough for all-day wear.
  • Echo Buds can be charged via USB-C or a Qi-certified wireless charging pad like the all-new Made for Amazon Anker PowerWave Pad for Echo Buds (sold separately).
  • Customer reviews, 1-Click shopping, personalized recommendations, Prime, Fulfillment by Amazon, AWS, Kindle Direct Publishing, Kindle, Fire tablets, Fire TV, Amazon Echo, and Alexa are some of the products and services pioneered by Amazon.

Creeping Up the Charts: LVCRFT Drops "Every Night" Music Video in Collaboration with Spirit Halloween

Monday, October 11, 2021 - 3:00pm

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP, N.J., Oct. 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Spirit Halloween, the largest Halloween specialty retailer, has teamed up with LVCRFT, the go-to-musical-coven for all things spooky and horror-pop, to bring Halloween fans everywhere a perfectly timed music video that injects a scare into the season with a spine-tingling new instant classic. LVCRFT's first ever music video debuted today on YouTube for their new Halloween hit "Every Night" from their latest album, The Return.

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  • LVCRFT's first ever music video debuted today on YouTube for their new Halloween hit " Every Night " from their latest album, The Return.
  • To bring the 13 original songs featured on The Return to the Halloween spotlight, LVCRFT tapped Spirit Halloween for the ultimate filming location of the collective's first-ever official music video.
  • "Spirit Halloween and LVCRFT share the same [twisted] passion for all things Halloween, so welcoming them to our store to shoot this video was a no-brainer," said Drew Griffiths, Senior Director of Marketing at Spirit Halloween.
  • "We could not think of a more iconic Halloween location for our first ever music video," said Evan Bogart, Lil Punkin.

John & Yoko Ono Lennon's Timeless Global Anthem, "Imagine," Certified Triple Platinum In The U.S. Ahead Of John Lennon's Birthday This Saturday, October 9th

Friday, October 8, 2021 - 5:01pm

"We are thrilled to present this award to Yoko for John & Yoko Ono Lennon's 'Imagine.'

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  • "We are thrilled to present this award to Yoko for John & Yoko Ono Lennon's 'Imagine.'
  • "'Imagine' remains a timeless global anthem, and John & Yoko's message of peace is just as relevant today as when it was first written."
  • It has been illuminated in honor of John Lennon every year since it was installed by Yoko Ono in 2007.
  • "I'm so grateful to Yoko Ono, Sean Ono Lennon and the John Lennon Estate for invitingme to make this episode," Hrishikesh Hirway said.

29 Major Recording Artists Come Together to Raise Money for the Children of St. Jude Impacted by Covid

Friday, October 8, 2021 - 10:00am

This song has previously been covered by Bob Marley, Aretha Franklin and Bob Dylan. In the spirit of collaboration, like "We Are The World", Skip asked 28 of his musician friends to be a part of this timeless project -- friends like Stevie Wonder, Taylor Dayne, Neal McCoy, Ray Parker Jr., John Elefante, Kevin Chalfant, Doug E Fresh, Robert Kool Bell, Pastor John P Kee and more. Martin states that "This is the most profound project of my life, because it's not about me, it's about us!" Thus, he chose to direct a portion of all proceeds to St. Jude to aid the children. Artists were on board during quarantine to make this song a light at the end of the tunnel during a dark time for so many. This single can be downloaded on Spotify, Pandora, Amazon Music (People Get Ready/Skip Martin) Apple Music and other music outlets. 

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  • Skip Martin (from Kool & the Gang and the Dazz Band) has broughtsome of music's great icons to this project.
  • Combining the legends from R&B, country, rock and gospel, bringing an earth-moving sound, to this timely rendition of Curtis Mayfield's "People Get Ready".
  • Martin is hoping to show supportby releasing this song in order to raise money for St. Jude and to create change during civil unrest and COVID.
  • "Thus, he chose to direct a portion of all proceeds to St. Judeto aid the children.

Boom Foods Founder and Caffeine Bar Innovator Daniel Puckett is Featured on Impact Podcast with John Shegerian

Thursday, October 7, 2021 - 10:43pm

Daniel Puckett, founder of Boom Foods and creator of the Boom caffeinated protein bar, is a featured guest this week on the Impact Podcast with John Shegerian .

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  • Daniel Puckett, founder of Boom Foods and creator of the Boom caffeinated protein bar, is a featured guest this week on the Impact Podcast with John Shegerian .
  • The show is hosted by Shegerian, Chairman/CEO of ERI , the nations leading fully integrated IT and electronics asset disposition provider and cybersecurity-focused hardware destruction company.
  • I really appreciate the opportunity to be a guest on the Impact Podcast and chop it up with John Shegerian so I can share with the Impact audience what weve been doing at Boom in-depth, said Puckett.
  • The Impact Podcast with John Shegerian is available for listening on ImpactPodcast.com , Apples iTunes , Amazon Music, Google Podcasts , Spotify , libsyn , and as part of iHeartRadios digital broadcast, reaching over 120 million users.

TuneCore Recording Artist Ron Pope Earns RIAA Platinum Award for "A Drop in the Ocean"

Wednesday, October 6, 2021 - 7:50pm

A platinum certification from the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) denotes 1 million units based on sales and track-equivalent on-demand streams.

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  • A platinum certification from the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) denotes 1 million units based on sales and track-equivalent on-demand streams.
  • The track, "A Drop in the Ocean" was co-written by Pope and Zach Berkman and was the first single of Pope's Daylight album.
  • Stated Gleeson, "Ron Pope is a prolific singer songwriter who embodies the independent spirit that TuneCore is all about.
  • This RIAA platinum award is an indicator of things to come in the indie world, with Ron leading the way."

High Schooler Who Founded Cord Clutter Connection to Help Solve E-Waste Problem is Featured on Impact Podcast with John Shegerian

Tuesday, October 5, 2021 - 6:47pm

Long Island high school senior Joan Olivero, who created an electronic cord recycling and e-waste information program called Cord Clutter Connection , is a featured guest this week on the Impact Podcast with John Shegerian .

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  • Long Island high school senior Joan Olivero, who created an electronic cord recycling and e-waste information program called Cord Clutter Connection , is a featured guest this week on the Impact Podcast with John Shegerian .
  • The show is hosted by Shegerian, Chairman/CEO of ERI , the nations leading fully integrated IT and electronics asset disposition provider and cybersecurity-focused hardware destruction company.
  • She has made it a personal mission to help protect the planet and educate people about the dangers of electronic waste.
  • It was such an honor to speak with John Shegerian and share my story with the Impact Podcast audience, said Olivero.

Pop Artist Olivia Rox Gets Married ... in Her New Music Video 'Princess'

Thursday, September 30, 2021 - 3:00pm

"Pop tour de force Olivia Rox introduces 'Princess,'a track from her debut album, Poprox, via Songbird Records.

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  • "Pop tour de force Olivia Rox introduces 'Princess,'a track from her debut album, Poprox, via Songbird Records.
  • Olivia first burst onto the scene on Season 15 of American Idol, where she was a Top 10 Finalist.
  • Three of her music videos 'It Girl,''Galileo' and 'Shooting Star' garnered nominations for Best Independent Music Video and Best Producer/Production.
  • "Princess" is available on allstreaming platforms globally including Spotify, Apple Music, Amazon Music, iTunes.