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Tears for Fears books return engagement at Artpark
Mon, Apr 24th 2017 10:05 am
Artpark fans received welcomed news on Monday, as Artpark & Company announced a return engagement with Tears for Fears. The band will perform in the Outdoor Amphitheater on Wednesday, June 14. Tickets, starting at $17, go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday.
Powerhouse vocalist Rachel Platten headlines Fallsview entertainment this July
Wed, Apr 12th 2017 06:10 pm
Breakthrough double-platinum artist Rachel Platten makes a stop at Fallsview this July on her acclaimed North American "Wildfire Tour."
Marc Scibilia returns to WNY for April Iron Works gig
Tue, Apr 11th 2017 05:30 pm
Fresh from national TV and print campaigns, Grand Island's Marc Scibilia will perform at 8 p.m. Tuesday, April 18, inside Buffalo's Iron Works, 49 Illinois St. Doors open at 7 p.m. for the all-ages show.
WNY celebrities help HART
Sun, Apr 9th 2017 02:10 pm
The Lewiston Event Center was packed to its rafters on Saturday night, as the community came out to support the annual Home Assistance Referral Team at a celebrity bartending fundraiser.
DREAMCAR shares new song 'Born To Lie'
Fri, Apr 7th 2017 05:45 pm
DREAMCAR today released "Born To Lie", the expansive second track off their self-titled debut album, due out May 12 via Columbia Records. Watch the song's lyric video HERE.
Chris Hardwick to host 'The Red Nose Day Special,' as NBC expands celebration of Red Nose Day to 3-hour program block May 25 with top stars
Thu, Apr 6th 2017 12:00 pm
Celebrating Red Nose Day for the third year in a row, NBC has anchored a special night of programming on Thursday, May 25, with Chris Hardwick set to host the "The Red Nose Day Special" at 10 p.m. In addition, Academy Award winner Julia Roberts and other stars will partake in Red Nose Day-themed programming throughout the night that will both entertain viewers and give them an opportunity to make a difference in the lives of kids in need.
Erth's 'Dinosaur Zoo Live' headed to UB
Wed, Apr 5th 2017 08:10 pm
The Center for the Arts, University at Buffalo, presents Erth's "Dinosaur Zoo Live" at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, May 4. Tickets are $17 to $37. VIP tickets are also available (includes premium seating, pre-show meet and greet, and merchandise item) for $52.
Human Nature brings the greatest songs of all time to Niagara Falls, Ontario
Mon, Apr 3rd 2017 04:50 pm
After first touring behind their own songs, Human Nature has enjoyed a residency at The Venetian in Las Vegas for the better part of a decade. In Sin City, the foursome - Toby Allen, Phil Burton and brothers Andrew and Mike Tierney - has built a second career performing a century's worth of hit songs.
Depeche Mode's 'Spirit' debuts at No. 1 in multiple countries
Fri, Mar 31st 2017 06:55 pm
"Spirit," the 14th studio album from iconic, multiplatinum-selling musical pioneers Depeche Mode, debuted at No. 1 in multiple countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Poland, Belgium, Switzerland, Austria, Portugal and Denmark.
The Chainsmokers share new track, 'The One,' from upcoming debut album 'Memories...Do Not Open'
Wed, Mar 29th 2017 10:40 pm
Ahead of the release of their debut album, "Memories...Do Not Open," next month, Grammy Award-winning artist/producer duo The Chainsmokers have revealed their upcoming album's latest offering, "The One."
Scott Stapp brings new tour to The Riv
Mon, Mar 27th 2017 12:55 pm
The Historic Riviera Theatre and Performing Arts Center announces "Live and Unplugged: Scott Stapp of Creed" 2017 Tour with special guests Art OF Dying and Jeremy of Willet. The show is on stage at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 24.
'Kansas: Leftoverture 40th Anniversary Tour' headed to UB
Mon, Mar 27th 2017 12:00 pm
The Center for the Arts, University at Buffalo welcomes "Kansas: Leftoverture 40th Anniversary Tour" at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 24. Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, March 31.
Styx & REO Speedwagon, Gladys Knight headed to Seneca Niagara
Tue, Mar 21st 2017 11:45 am
The Seneca Niagara Events Center will rock with the Motown grooves of Gladys Knight on Saturday, June 10 (8 p.m.), and "A Night at the Disco" featuring The Village People, Sister Sledge, Rose Royce and The Trammps on Saturday, June 24 (8 p.m.) Then, the music will crank up when Seneca Niagara presents "United We Rock," a special outdoor concert featuring Styx and REO Speedwagon on Friday, Aug. 18 (7 p.m.).
George Benson & Kenny G bring 'Breezin' & Breathless' Tour to Seneca Alleghany
Mon, Mar 20th 2017 02:00 pm
World-renowned jazz superstars George Benson and Kenny G are teaming up for a historic co-headline touring event where each will perform songs from their career defining album as well as greatest hits.
Artpark, Funtime add Volbeat to outdoor concert series
Mon, Mar 20th 2017 10:25 am
The "Coors Light Concerts" series at Artpark adds Volbeat to the lineup for Saturday, May 20, in the outdoor amphitheater. The Volbeat concert joins the previously announced 311, New Politics and The Skints (July 10) show to the list of scheduled acts, both a part of WEDG-FM 103.3 "The Edge's" "Edgefest: The Series 2017."
Mandisa returns with 'Out Of The Dark'
Fri, Mar 17th 2017 03:40 pm
Grammy Award winner Mandisa's awaited fifth album, "Out Of The Dark" (Capitol CMG), will arrive on May 19. It's her first album in four years. To date, she has sold more than 1 million records.
Artpark partnering with Funtime Presents on 'Coors Light Concerts'; 311 first act announced
Mon, Mar 13th 2017 11:30 am
Artpark and Funtime on Monday announced the first concert of the new "Coors Light Concerts at Artpark" series scheduled for Artpark's Outdoor Amphitheater. 311 will appear in concert on Monday, July 10, at the Amphitheater stage as part of WEDG-FM 103.3 "The Edge" "Edgefest: The Series." Also on the bill will be special guests New Politics and The Skints.
Buffalo Museum of Science: Special concert event features Ron Hawkins
Thu, Mar 9th 2017 10:05 am
The Buffalo Museum of Science will present Ron Hawkins in a special concert event on Friday, March 24, in the auditorium.
'24: Legacy': Jimmy Smits looks to join the action
Mon, Mar 6th 2017 05:05 pm
Up until now on "24: Legacy," the action scenes have primarily involved Eric Carter (Corey Hawkins) and former Counter Terrorist Unit agent Rebecca Ingram (Miranda Otto). Together, they're working to stop a terrorist group's series of planned attacks.
Sheryl Crow to release first album for Warner Bros. Records, 'Be Myself,' on April 21
Sat, Mar 4th 2017 12:45 pm
Multiplatinum-selling singer, songwriter and musician Sheryl Crow will release a new album, "Be Myself," on April 21 via Warner Bros. Records.
Daryl Hall & John Oates and Tears For Fears announce 29-city North American summer tour
Thu, Mar 2nd 2017 01:35 pm
Rock and Roll Hall of Famers Daryl Hall & John Oates are partnering with multiplatinum-selling band Tears For Fears for a 29-city North American tour.
Goo Goo Dolls announce 'Long Way Home' summer tour; Darien Lake stop included
Mon, Feb 27th 2017 02:35 pm
Multiplatinum, Grammy-nominated band Goo Goo Dolls will hit the road this summer for their third headline run since the release of their latest album, "Boxes."
ZZ Top leads Artpark's first four announced shows
Tue, Feb 21st 2017 11:30 am
Artpark & Company has announced four concerts coming to the outdoor amphitheater stage as part of the "KeyBank presents Tuesdays in the Park" concert series. All four shows, along with a limited number of "Tuesdays" season packages, will go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 24.
Interview: Hollyn poised to be next big thing in music
Fri, Feb 17th 2017 10:40 pm
Earlier this month, Hollyn's debut album, the aptly titled "One-Way Conversations," swiftly ascended to the top of the iTunes pop charts - just below a certain Super Bowl halftime headliner.
The Band Perry headlines May lineup at Fallsview
Tue, Feb 7th 2017 07:40 pm
With fiery, rock-driven beats, Grammy Award-winning country trio The Band Perry promises to perform nothing short of a musical tour de force at Fallsview Casino Resort this May. (8:30 p.m. May 4 and 9 p.m. May 5; tickets start at $70.)
Muse announce summer tour with special guest Thirty Seconds to Mars
Mon, Feb 6th 2017 03:30 pm
Grammy Award-winning rock band Muse has announced a tour of North American amphitheaters with worldwide multiplatinum-selling band Thirty Seconds to Mars. PVRIS will be the support band for the tour, which will kick off May 20 in West Palm Beach, Florida.
Q&A: 'Grimm' star Elizabeth (Bitsie) Tulloch offers insight on the many faces of Juliette/Eve
Fri, Feb 3rd 2017 05:55 pm
How fitting is it that Bitsie Tulloch changed her name back to Elizabeth? This is an actress, after all, who has starred on "Grimm" as good Juliette, evil Juliette the Hexenbiest, Eve the badass, and now a hybrid of original Juliette and Eve.
Michelle Branch to release new album, 'Hopeless Romantic,' on Verve Records
Fri, Feb 3rd 2017 02:35 pm
Grammy Award-winning, multiplatinum singer-songwriter Michelle Branch will release her highly anticipated fourth studio album, "Hopeless Romantic," on April 7, through Verve Records.
Syfy & The Asylum announce 'Sharknado 5' is going Fin-ternational
Thu, Feb 2nd 2017 06:05 pm
Syfy and The Asylum have announced Ian Ziering and Tara Reid will star in "Sharknado 5" (working title), reprising their roles as shark-fighting heroes Fin Shepard and April Wexler.
'Grimm Gala' raises $804,000 for OHSU Doernbecher Children's Hospital
Mon, Jan 30th 2017 06:15 pm
Hosted by the cast and crew of NBC's hit drama "Grimm," the third and final "Grimm Gala" took place on Saturday, Jan. 28, and raised $804,000 for OHSU Doernbecher Children's Hospital in Oregon.
Gotee Records' Hollyn set to release first full-length album, 'One-Way Conversations,' on Feb. 10
Sat, Jan 28th 2017 12:30 am
Gotee Records' Hollyn announced this week she will release her debut LP album, "One-Way Conversations," on Feb. 10. This album is the follow-up to her acclaimed self-titled EP that produced the No. 1 single "Alone (feat. TRU)" and the top 5 single "Nothin' On You."
Red Nose Day campaign to end child poverty returns in U.S. on May 25
Sat, Jan 28th 2017 12:25 am
Comic Relief Inc., the charity behind Red Nose Day, has announced the return of the fundraising campaign. Red Nose Day in the U.S. will take place on Thursday, May 25, in conjunction with the third annual "Red Nose Day Special" from broadcast partner NBC. Americans across the country will come together, wear their red noses, and raise money and awareness to help children living in poverty.
'The Destroyer' Dick Beyer receives PWI's Stanley Weston Award for lifetime achievement
Tue, Jan 17th 2017 05:30 pm
Pro Wrestling Illustrated has named "The Destroyer" Dick Beyer the recipient of the 2016 Stanley Weston Award, the magazine's lifetime achievement award.
ABC's No. 1 hit reality show, 'Dancing with the Stars,' returns with an all-new season in March
Tue, Jan 17th 2017 05:00 pm
ABC's "Dancing with the Stars" will return for its 24th season on Monday, March 20 (8-10:01 p.m. EST).
PHOTOS: Lost Elysium headlines Free Music Friday at Hard Rock
Fri, Jan 13th 2017 11:30 pm
Buffalo's own Lost Elysium took the stage at the Hard Rock Cafe, Niagara Falls USA, on Jan. 13 as part of the Free Music Friday concert series. The mostly rock, kinda pop act was the featured act on "Localized," the Chelsea O-hosted, Alternative Buffalo 107.7-FM music show.
Artpark launches 'Broadway Jr.' program
Mon, Jan 9th 2017 01:50 pm
A new Artpark Theater Academy was announced on Monday, offering a unique experience for young performers. Artpark will present the "Broadway Jr." program from July 10 though Aug. 5.
Joshua Maloni's top 10 celebrity interviews of 2016
Sat, Dec 31st 2016 04:10 am
Here are my favorite celebrity interviews from 2016 (with clickable links).
Goo Goo Dolls release RedOne & T.I. Jakke remix of new single 'Over and Over'
Sat, Dec 24th 2016 02:45 pm
The Goo Goo Dolls released a remix of their latest single, "Over and Over," produced by RedOne and T.I. Jakke for RedOne Productions, on Friday via all digital service providers. The original appears on the multiplatinum-selling band's current album, "Boxes."
Skillet announce second US leg of 'The Unleashed Tour'; Niagara Falls stop
Tue, Dec 13th 2016 03:30 pm
2016 is proving to be a milestone year for Skillet, and 2017 is shaping up to continue the trend. Coming off the band's most successful European headline run to date, which included numerous sold-out performances, Skillet will embark on the second U.S. leg of "The Unleashed Tour."
Enter the world of Westeros with the 'Game of Thrones Live Concert Experience'
Tue, Dec 13th 2016 11:25 am
Enter the world of Westeros with the "Game of Thrones Live Concert Experience," an immersive music and visual experience that will bring the Seven Kingdoms to life on a scale never seen before.