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RIOULT Dance NY professional dance company in residence April 6-11 at UB Center for the Arts
Tue, Mar 17th 2015 05:05 pm
The Center for the Arts, University at Buffalo, will present RIOULT Dance NY at 8 p.m. Saturday, April 11, in the Mainstage Theatre (UB North campus). There will be a special pre-performance talk at 7:15 p.m.
Lindsey Stirling set to kick off 'Wednesdays' concert series at Artpark June 10
Mon, Mar 16th 2015 11:30 am
Dancing dubstep violinist Lindsey Stirling will open the "Coors Light Wednesday" concert series at the Artpark amphitheater June 10. Tickets will go on sale at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 28 (fan club presale begins tomorrow).
Artpark welcomes David Gray and Amos Lee June 20
Mon, Mar 16th 2015 11:00 am
Multiplatinum-selling singer-songwriter David Gray and Billboard chart-topper Amos Lee have announced a co-headlining summer tour. The nearly 20-city run kicks off June 16 and will hit major U.S. cities across the nation. The two are scheduled to perform at some of the country's most prestigious concert venues, including Artpark's Mainstage Theater.
Heart, Boston rock Fallsview Casino
Tue, Mar 10th 2015 10:00 am
Heart brings their vast repertoire of hits to Fallsview Casino June 25-26.
Widespread Panic: June 16 Artpark appearance
Mon, Mar 9th 2015 05:00 pm
Widespread Panic will return to Artpark June 16 as part of the venue's "First Niagara presents Tuesday in the Park" concert series in the outdoor amphitheater.
Kenny G to perform live at Historic Riviera Theatre
Mon, Mar 9th 2015 11:35 am
The Historic Riviera Theatre and Performing Arts Center announces Kenny G will perform live at 8 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 9. The concert is presented by Wave FM. Tickets go on sale to the general public at 10 a.m. Friday, March 13.
Artpark: My Morning Jacket to perform July 22
Tue, Mar 3rd 2015 09:55 am
My Morning Jacket has announced an extensive U.S. tour in support of their new album, "The Waterfall." The band will headline the July 22 Artpark "Coors Light Wednesdays" concert series in the outdoor amphitheater.
Lang Lang, Andre Watts, Chris Botti, Pink Martini among guest artists in BPO's 2015-16 season
Mon, Feb 2nd 2015 11:35 am
The Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra's 2015-16 season celebrates the 75th anniversary of Kleinhans Music Hall, with major guest artists such as Lang Lang, Chris Botti and Andre Watts, and works showcasing the hall's exquisite acoustics, including the monumental Alpine Symphony by Strauss, Bruch's Scottish Fantasy, Beethoven's "Eroica" Symphony and Mahler's Symphony No. 5.
Calling all local high school choirs: Sing onstage with Foreigner at Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino
Fri, Jan 30th 2015 05:15 pm
High school choirs from throughout Western New York can earn the chance to perform one of the most wildly popular rock ballads in history onstage with the band that made the song famous.
Artpark's 'Mary Poppins' wins trio of awards
Thu, Jan 15th 2015 02:45 pm
Artpark & Company's 2014 Broadway musical "Mary Poppins" has won three Broadway World Awards for the Buffalo region. The show took Best Musical honors, while Randy Kramer (Best Director in a Musical) and Emilie Renier (Best Actress in a Musical) also were recognized.
14th annual Lewiston Jazz Festival announced; Artpark to assist
Mon, Jan 12th 2015 01:10 pm
The cool sounds of jazz will fill the summer air when the 14th annual Historic Lewiston Jazz Festival returns Aug. 28-29. The region's popular music event draws more than 40,000 people to the Village of Lewiston filling cafés, pubs, restaurants and shops.
Tommy Tutone ('867-5309') hosts episode 2 of 'Do I Have a Hit Song?'
Tue, Dec 30th 2014 04:10 pm
Episode two of "Do I Have A Hit Song?" - the world's first and only TV talent search​ focusing on songwriters performing their own original works - is set to be taped at Mavericks at the Jacksonville Landing Friday, Jan. 9. The show will be broadcast Jan. 20 at http://www.indimusic.tv.
The Band Perry releases video for 'Gentle On My Mind'
Thu, Dec 18th 2014 03:25 pm
Reigning ACM Vocal Group of the Year The Band Perry has unveiled the new video for their Grammy-nominated rendition of "Gentle On My Mind," their current single and the lead track from the soundtrack to the James Keach-directed documentary "Glen Campbell: I'll Be Me."
Sherlock investigates a Christmas case
Fri, Dec 12th 2014 03:45 pm
As Sherlock Holmes would say, "It's elementary."
Alabama to perform at Fallsview Casino Resort
Mon, Dec 8th 2014 01:00 pm
Fallsview Casino Resort announces a late addition to the March 2015 concert lineup: country-rock-bluegrass band Alabama.
Steve Miller hits mark at Seneca Niagara
Sat, Nov 29th 2014 12:15 pm
It was a jam-packed house at the Seneca Niagara Event Center Nov. 21 when the Steve Miller Band took the stage. There was no opening band, and Steve and his bandmates came out onto the stage ready to entertain the audience for a solid two hours of flawless music.
Spandau Ballet announce 'Soul Boys of the Western World' tour
Tue, Nov 11th 2014 09:30 pm
Spandau Ballet, a successful and influential British band, announced their "Soul Boys of the Western World" tour.
This '747' can't go fast enough: Lady Antebellum arrive at Fallsview Casino in February
Mon, Nov 10th 2014 12:55 pm
With the recent release of their fifth studio album, "747," Grammy Award-winning, chart-topping country group Lady Antebellum brings triple-stacked harmonies to Fallsview Casino Resort.
Roger Hodgson lives up to legendary billing
Sun, Nov 9th 2014 08:30 pm
On Friday, Roger Hodgson, the legendary Supertramp singer, treated those lucky enough to be in the Seneca Niagara Event Center audience to a spectacular show.
Big Bad Voodoo Daddy to headline Memorial's Premier
Tue, Nov 4th 2014 07:55 pm
Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center's marquee event, the 11th annual Premier, will swing, jive and hop to the music of Big Bad Voodoo Daddy.
Echosmith announce 2015 headline tour dates
Tue, Nov 4th 2014 07:35 pm
Echosmith is excited to announce its 2015 U.S. headlining tour, kicking off next February. The band will play all across the country, from Nashville and D.C. to Chicago, Boston and L.A.
Taylor Swift to headline 'Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2015'
Mon, Oct 27th 2014 04:55 pm
Before the ball drops on New Year's Eve, global music sensation Taylor Swift will culminate another record-breaking year with a performance of her hit songs for more than 1 million fans in Times Square live on ABC's telecast of "Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2015."
'The Brian Setzer Orchestra Christmas Rocks Extravaganza' at UB
Mon, Oct 27th 2014 03:20 pm
The Center for the Arts, University at Buffalo, presents "The Brian Setzer Orchestra Christmas Rocks Extravaganza! with Special Guests The Record Company" at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, November 23. Tickets are on sale now.
Home Free 'Crazy Life Tour' at UB Center for the Arts
Tue, Oct 14th 2014 03:40 pm
The Center for the Arts, University at Buffalo, presents Home Free at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 12.
'The Voice' completes blind auditions as coaches ready their 48 artists for 'Battle Rounds'
Tue, Oct 7th 2014 04:55 pm
Coaches from NBC's Emmy Award-winning musical competition series "The Voice" have each selected their 12-member teams that will advance to the "Battle Rounds" phase of the competition.
Tragically Hip headed to Buffalo
Tue, Oct 7th 2014 03:30 pm
Western New York's favorite band is returning next spring.
Laurie Berkner is on tour for the holidays and headed to North Tonawanda
Tue, Oct 7th 2014 03:25 pm
Children's music superstar and preschool television favorite Laurie Berkner is having a busy fall, with both solo and Laurie Berkner Band holiday shows scheduled for November and December, preceded by the October release of her ninth album, a compilation of greatest hits titled "The Ultimate Laurie Berkner Band Collection."
Resurgent Toto performs Tuesday at Artpark
Sat, Aug 23rd 2014 07:00 am
Artpark fans got a taste of Steve "Luke" Lukather's style of music when he performed June 24 with Ringo Starr & His All Starr Band. The singer returns with his own band, Toto, to close out the 2014 "Tuesdays in the Park" concert series Aug. 26.
5 things to know about Bombadil
Fri, Aug 22nd 2014 09:45 pm
"Bombadil," you're thinking, "that name sounds familiar."

Sure, the word comes from "The Lord of the Rings," but that's not it. No; it's something else.

The truth is, "whimsical" pop-folk act Bombadil was poised to hit it big in 2009, with the release of "Tarpits and "Canyonlands."

Michael McDonald closes biggest Artpark 'Tuesdays' season
Sat, Aug 16th 2014 03:50 pm
Michael McDonald will co-headline the final "Tuesdays in the Park" concert on Aug. 26. The singer with the distinctive baritone voice was the top draw in 2005 - the first year Artpark & Company went all-out to bring top talent to Lewiston - and drew more than 12,000 for a second appearance in 2008.
Interview: Heart returns to Lewiston ready to rock Artpark
Sat, Aug 2nd 2014 10:55 am
2012 was the year Heart offered one of the best "Tuesday in the Park" concerts in the Artpark series' storied history.

The Wilson sisters and their bandmates will look to equal or better that performance when Heart returns to Lewiston Tuesday to perform in the outdoor amphitheater.

3 Doors Down brings hit songs, new songs to Artpark
Fri, Jul 18th 2014 03:40 pm
3 Doors Down has been an absolute hit machine since 2000, with a dozen songs cracking top 10 music charts, and four albums hitting No. 1.

But the band behind "Kryptonite," "Loser," "When I'm Gone" and "Here Without You" will be the first to say there's no magic formula or absolute path to success when crafting music.

Megadeth takes over Artpark
Sat, Jul 12th 2014 07:00 am
Megadeth bassist David Ellefson has toured the world. He's been everywhere from India to Argentina, Thailand to Estonia and Russia to Switzerland.
'Artist to Watch' Echosmith hammers out musical success
Fri, Jul 4th 2014 01:35 pm
Eight months after releasing their debut album, "Talking Dreams," the four Sierota siblings - Sydney, 17 (vocals/keyboard); Jamie, 21 (vocals/guitar); Noah, 18 (vocals/bass); and Graham, 15 (drums) - better known as Echosmith - are an MTV "Artist to Watch."
Ever-evolving Christina Grimmie working on 'Voice' tour, new music
Fri, Jul 4th 2014 07:00 am
Christina Grimmie, a 20-year-old New Jersey native, has been on the road almost three weeks with "The Voice" Tour, performing in Texas and Florida, and winding her way toward Niagara Falls, where she'll take the stage July 11 at the Seneca Niagara Events Center.
'The Voice' alum Will Champlin has new music, Niagara Falls tour stop
Fri, Jul 4th 2014 06:55 am
When Will Champlin auditioned for NBC's "The Voice" in season five, it was his intent to step out from the shadow of his father, former Chicago instrumentalist Bill Champlin. Thanks to standout covers of songs such as "When I Was Your Man," "Secrets," "At Last" and "Love Me Again," he became a coaches' favorite (both Adam Levine and Christina Aguilera saved him - a show first), and a fan favorite.
A revealing Phillip Phillips brings better songs to Artpark
Fri, Jun 27th 2014 01:00 pm
Phillip Phillips has taken us behind the light, which is the name of his new sophomore album, to expose what was hidden in the shadows. What we find, if we turn off the spotlight - forget about "Idol" and the song featured across television - is a singer/songwriter who is crafting authentic, anthemic, emotionally charged alt-rock songs that are just plain good.
Creed frontman Scott Stapp is back, better than ever
Thu, Jun 19th 2014 01:45 pm
Scott Stapp doesn't hold back on his solo album, "Proof of Life." He readily admits his past substance abuse could've prematurely taken his life.
All Starr Steve Lukather talks Ringo concert at Artpark
Wed, Jun 18th 2014 01:25 pm
Artpark & Company welcomes rock royalty June 24 when Ringo Starr & His All Starr Band headline "Tuesdays in the Park" in the outdoor amphitheater. The legendary Beatles drummer will be joined by Steve "Luke" Lukather, Richard Page, Gregg Rolie, Todd Rundgren and Gregg Bissonette.