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M&T Bank's $500,000 gift leads new push for 'Crescendo Campaign'
Wed, Jun 1st 2016 04:50 pm
The Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra's Crescendo Campaign is taking the next step to up the tempo in pushing toward the $25 million benchmark this summer.
Upstate Recording Studios, local businesses rally in support of music production tax credit in New York
Wed, Jun 1st 2016 04:45 pm
Supporters of New York is Music (NYIM), a coalition of more than 200 music-related organizations, gathered today at GCR Audio Recording Studio in Buffalo and Martin Luther King Jr. Park in Rochester to call on the New York State Senate and Gov. Andrew Cuomo to pass the Empire State Music Production Tax Credit (A10083A/ S7485A) and support the creation of good jobs in the music production and recording industry in New York.
'Greatest Hits' brings top stars to ABC stage
Wed, Jun 1st 2016 04:05 pm
Each week, iconic music artists, as well as today's music chart-toppers, will take the stage and perform the songs that defined the 1980s, 1990s and 2000s.
Interview: WWE Hall of Famer Jake 'The Snake' Roberts leads Niagara Falls Comic Con guest list
Wed, Jun 1st 2016 04:00 pm
For years, Jake "The Snake" Roberts was a villain inside the squared circle. But outside the ring is where he truly was a bad guy.
Singer/songwriter John Tibbs was featured artist with IndyCar Ministry at Indianapolis 500
Wed, Jun 1st 2016 01:20 pm
Singer/songwriter and Fair Trade Services artist John Tibbs performed this past weekend at the Indianapolis 500.
Olympic gold medalist Nastia Liukin to debut as NBC Olympics gymnastics analyst in Rio
Wed, Jun 1st 2016 12:20 pm
Five-time Olympic medalist and 2008 Olympic all-around champion Nastia Liukin makes her debut as an NBC Olympics gymnastics analyst in Rio, alongside two-time Olympic medalist Tim Daggett and play-by-play voice Al Trautwig.
Brett Eldredge, Thomas Rhett announced as hosts of 'CMA Music Festival: Country's Night to Rock'
Wed, Jun 1st 2016 12:15 pm
Brett Eldredge and Thomas Rhett will host the three-hour special that brings country music's most storied festival to a national television audience.
Don Mischer to produce 68th Emmy Awards; Kimmel to host
Wed, Jun 1st 2016 12:10 pm
Primetime Emmy-winning live television producer Don Mischer will executive produce the 68th Emmys telecast. It was announced by ABC, the telecast home of this year's Emmys, and by the Television Academy.
NBC Sports announces long-term extension with Mike Florio, ProFootballTalk
Wed, Jun 1st 2016 12:10 pm
NBC Sports announced it extended its multiplatform partnership with ProFootballTalk, the innovative, NFL-focused website created by Mike Florio.
2nd annual 'Red Nose Day Special' raises more than $31.5 million for kids in need
Fri, May 27th 2016 09:35 am
Elton John, Julia Roberts, Jack Black, Ellen DeGeneres, Tracy Morgan, Blake Shelton, Will Ferrell and Zac Efron were among the many celebrities who appeared in the live, two-hour charity television event.
Final concert of BPO season pairs large orchestra with stunning visuals for a tribute to music and nature
Thu, May 26th 2016 11:35 am
The Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra's 2015-16 M&T Bank Classics season closes on the first weekend of June with a concert that showcases the internationally renowned acoustics of Kleinhans Music Hall, conducted by BPO Music Director JoAnn Falletta.
Food Network heads outdoors as professional grill masters face the heat in 'Chopped Grill Masters Napa'
Thu, May 26th 2016 11:30 am
"Chopped" is heading outdoors to beautiful Beringer Vineyards, located in Napa Valley, California, as 16 grilling experts compete in "Chopped Grill Masters Napa," premiering Tuesday, July 5 (10 p.m. ET/PT), on Food Network.
Buffalo Sabres sign Karabacek to entry-level deal
Thu, May 26th 2016 11:25 am
The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team signed forward Vaclav Karabacek to a three-year, entry-level contract.
Jesus Culture set to release 'Let It Echo Unplugged' on June 17
Wed, May 25th 2016 04:30 pm
Earlier this year, Jesus Culture released their ninth live album - "Let It Echo" - to high praise from Relevant, Worship Leader, New Release Today, CCM Magazine and more.
NBC Olympics, Fandango to premiere 'I Love Movies: Rio Olympic Edition' video series, featuring swimmers Ryan Lochte, Missy Franklin, Matt Grevers
Wed, May 25th 2016 04:25 pm
NBC Olympics, preparing to broadcast thousands of hours of coverage from this summer's upcoming Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and Fandango, the nation's leading digital destination for all things movies, are joining forces for the first time on Fandango's "I Love Movies: Rio Olympic Edition" digital video series, premiering today.
Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood host the 50th Annual CMA Awards
Wed, May 25th 2016 04:20 pm
Country superstars Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood will return to host "Country Music's Biggest Night" in 2016. The 50th Annual CMA Awards airs live from the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville on Wednesday, Nov. 2 (8-11 p.m. EDT), on the ABC Television Network.
'Dancing with the Stars': Nyle DiMarco and Peta Murgatroyd take home coveted Mirrorball Trophy
Wed, May 25th 2016 04:10 pm
In the two-hour season finale on Tuesday, Ginger Zee and Valentin Chmerkovskiy, Nyle DiMarco and Peta Murgatroyd, and Paige VanZant and Mark Ballas advanced to the final stage of the "Dancing with the Stars" competition, vying to win the judges' and America's votes and be crowned the season 22 champion.
Craig Sager to be honored with Jimmy V Perseverance Award at 2016 ESPYS
Wed, May 25th 2016 04:10 pm
Craig Sager is one of the most respected sideline reporters in sports, and he is well known for both his colorful attire and personality.
UB bear geneticist to appear on Animal Planet's 'Monster Week' special, 'Yeti Or Not'
Wed, May 25th 2016 03:55 pm
Among scientists, not much is known about the evolutionary history of brown bears in the Himalayas and Tibetan plateau. These rugged creatures, which represent two subspecies of the world's brown bears, are critically endangered and rarely sighted in the wild.
Mosaic MSC is worship expression from best-selling author and Pastor Erwin McManus' Mosaic in Los Angeles
Wed, May 25th 2016 03:40 pm
Essential Worship announces the label debut from Mosaic MSC, titled "Glory & Wonder," is set to release on Sept. 23. Mosaic MSC is the worship music that carries the culture of Mosaic in Los Angeles, which is founded by cultural pioneer and best-selling author Erwin McManus. His most recent book is "The Artisan Soul."
Alisan Porter named champion of 'The Voice'
Wed, May 25th 2016 08:55 am
Alisan Porter was crowned champion of NBC's Emmy Award-winning musical competition series "The Voice" Tuesday, earning the grand prize of a recording contract and being named as "The Voice" for season 10.
Elton John, Julia Roberts, Will Ferrell, Blake Shelton, Kobe Bryant join 'Red Nose Day Special' on NBC
Tue, May 24th 2016 06:00 pm
Elton John, Julia Roberts, Will Ferrell, Blake Shelton and Kobe Bryant are among the more than 65 stars who are coming together to have fun, raise money and change lives on "The Red Nose Day Special," airing on Red Nose Day, Thursday, May 26 (9-11 p.m. ET) on NBC.
Interview: 'Lovesick' musical prodigy Jacob Whitesides visits Darien Lake
Tue, May 24th 2016 02:05 pm
Jacob Whitesides is not just a talented vocalist, YouTube star and teen heartthrob. At the ripe, old age of 18, he's also heading his own touring, merchandise and record label, Double U Records, and keynoting global business conferences.
The Tragically Hip announce tour, reveal cancer diagnosis
Tue, May 24th 2016 10:15 am
As announced by the band via its social media platforms and website this morning, The Tragically Hip have shared the news of band member Gord Downie's terminal health condition and their plans to mount a tour this summer.
Artpark: Tears For Fears out, Lynyrd Skynyrd in
Mon, May 23rd 2016 04:35 pm
It was tears for all Friday when Artpark & Company tweeted the July 19 Tears For Fears concert was postponed. On Monday, the Lewiston performing and visual arts venue announced a replacement headliner: Lynyrd Skynyrd.
Buffalo Philharmonic performs throughout Western New York in July
Mon, May 23rd 2016 03:50 pm
This summer, the Buffalo Philharmonic will perform at 11 of Western New York's most iconic parks and venues.
Just in time for Memorial Day weekend, 'The Chew' launches 'Grillin' Week' and welcomes BBQ experts, celebrities and service men and women
Mon, May 23rd 2016 09:35 am
Daytime Emmy Award-winning "The Chew" co-hosts Mario Batali, Michael Symon, Clinton Kelly, Daphne Oz and Carla Hall kick off summer with a week's worth of delicious grilled delicacies and sure-fire tips for successful entertaining.
Buffalo Sabres ink Martin to entry-level contract
Sat, May 21st 2016 06:40 pm
The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team signed defenseman Brycen Martin to a three-year, entry-level contract.
Ariana Grande, Little Big Town, Blake Shelton, Sia, ZAYN set to perform on season finale of 'The Voice'
Fri, May 20th 2016 08:25 pm
NBC's two-time Emmy Award-winning music competition series "The Voice" wraps its 10th season on Tuesday, May 24 (9-11 p.m. ET/PT), with a live, star-studded blockbuster telecast featuring performances by Ariana Grande, Little Big Town, Blake Shelton, Sia and ZAYN.
Skillet 'Unleashed' on Aug. 5
Fri, May 20th 2016 08:25 pm
Grammy-nominated rockers Skillet will release "Unleashed," their new studio album and follow up to their 2013 release "Rise," which bowed at No. 4 on the Billboard Top 200.
ECHDC: Central wharf extension complete, ready for Canalside's busy summer season
Fri, May 20th 2016 08:25 pm
Erie Canal Harbor Development Corp. today announced the upgrade and extension of the central wharf is complete and open to the public.
Casting Crowns announces new studio album 'The Very Next Thing' releasing Sept. 16
Fri, May 20th 2016 08:20 pm
Multi-platinum-selling and Grammy-winning Casting Crowns announces the release of their new studio album, "The Very Next Thing," on Sept. 16 (Beach Street/Reunion).
Artpark theater workshop, performance opportunity
Fri, May 20th 2016 09:45 am
Artpark would like to invite the community to participate in a free street theater workshop.
Buffalo Avenue's Ricky's Pub & Pizzeria hosts 'Good Times Never Come' film crew
Wed, May 18th 2016 05:30 pm
Crewmembers shot scenes of the new film "Good Times Never Come" Sunday at Ricky's Pub & Pizzeria (also known as Nifty Fiftys) at 7710 Buffalo Ave., Niagara Falls.
Chris Tomlin, Newsboys in first lineup of performers unveiled for 2016 K-LOVE Fan Awards
Wed, May 18th 2016 05:05 pm
Chris Tomlin, Newsboys, Passion, Big Daddy Weave, Blanca, The Afters, Building 429 and Jordan Feliz are the first performers announced for this year's K-LOVE Fan Awards.
'I Love The '90s Tour,' Chicago, John Mellencamp and more added to Seneca gaming concert series
Wed, May 18th 2016 02:05 pm
Seneca Resorts & Casinos announced a new slate of performances for Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino in Niagara Falls and Seneca Allegany Resort & Casino in Salamanca. Like the previously announced summer shows, the concerts announced include a mix of indoor and outdoor concerts by stars from across multiple genres.
Semifinalists selected in 2016 JoAnn Falletta International Guitar Concerto Competition
Tue, May 17th 2016 11:55 am
Eight semifinalists have been selected from a global pool of applicants to come to Buffalo on June 8 to compete in the JoAnn Falletta International Guitar Concerto Competition, co-sponsored by the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra and WNED | WBFO.
Buffalo Bills offensive linemen Eric Wood to host second annual 'Dinner for a Difference'
Tue, May 17th 2016 11:55 am
Buffalo Bills center Eric Wood will hold his second annual "Dinner for a Difference," hosted by the Hyatt Regency, on June 1.
Interview: Amanda Schull shines on underappreciated '12 Monkeys'
Mon, May 16th 2016 04:45 pm
While it's unclear if Cassie will save the world, Amanda Schull sure has made it a better place for future sci-fi series.