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Celebrate holiday season with 'RiffTrax Live: Santa Claus Conquers the Martians'
Tue, Oct 29th 2013 07:00 am
You better watch out, you better not cry, 'cause Santa Claus is coming ... to Mars? The stars of RiffTrax - Michael J. Nelson, Kevin Murphy and Bill Corbett (best known for "Mystery Science Theater 3000") - are back for an all-new take on a family "classic" with "RiffTrax Live: Santa Claus Conquers the Martians" on Thursday, Dec. 5.
'Almost Human' to debut with special two-night series premiere on FOX
Tue, Oct 22nd 2013 12:55 am
New buddy-cop thrill-ride "Almost Human" will have a special two-night series premiere on Sunday, Nov. 17 (8 p.m.), following an "NFL on FOX" double-header, and Monday, Nov. 18 (8 p.m.), on FOX.
Meet the Inquisitor, the new face of evil in 'Star Wars Rebels'
Mon, Oct 14th 2013 12:30 pm
The next great villain from a galaxy far, far away is here. Fans attending Lucasfilm's "Star Wars Rebels" panel Saturday at New York Comic Con got the world's first look at the Inquisitor, a black-clad, intimidating figure who will play a prominent role in the upcoming animated series.
'Fans Rule' in 2014: Harlem Globetrotters give fans power to decide which rules will impact Buffalo game
Wed, Oct 9th 2013 07:40 am
The world famous Harlem Globetrotters will take fan interaction to a new level when the 2014 "Fans Rule" World Tour comes to First Niagara Center in Buffalo.
The Band Perry awarded gold plaques of their sophomore album 'Pioneer'
Tue, Oct 8th 2013 12:40 am
In a surprise celebration backstage at the taping of their first "CMT Crossroads," Kimberly, Reid and Neil Perry of The Band Perry were presented with gold plaques for their sophomore album, "Pioneer."
FOX extends yellow streak with record-setting 26th season pick-up of 'The Simpsons'
Fri, Oct 4th 2013 08:25 pm
FOX has picked up "The Simpsons" for a historic 26th season.
ABC declassifies 'Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.'
Tue, Sep 24th 2013 04:00 pm
"Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Declassified" goes behind the scenes of one of ABC Entertainment's most anticipated new fall dramas, "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.," and is live now at,, and the WATCH ABC App for smart phones and tablets.
Stacy Clark continues rise to stardom with new EP, 'Days Into Nights'
Sat, Sep 21st 2013 04:35 pm
The feeling of a red carpet beneath the feet of a Grand Islander is simply as foreign as the feeling of the lunar surface. To put it bluntly, the limelight does not shine on the Island; it would rather shine on the international music centers of the nation - like Nashville or Los Angeles - to find the next big music star.
'Fringe' star John Noble to guest on hit FOX drama 'Sleepy Hollow'
Fri, Sep 20th 2013 01:45 pm
Veteran actor John Noble, famous for his acclaimed tenure as eccentric scientist Walter Bishop on the FOX cult-classic "Fringe," will appear in a recurring guest-starring role on the new hit drama "Sleepy Hollow." Noble will appear later in the season as Henry Parrish, a kind and reclusive man who possesses supernatural powers that have the potential to help the series' protagonist, Ichabod Crane (Tom Mison).
Andrew Kravis wins NBC's 'The Million Second Quiz'
Fri, Sep 20th 2013 09:10 am
Andrew Kravis has won $2.6 million as the winner of NBC's live groundbreaking interactive game show "The Million Second Quiz," marking the highest grand prize in game show history.
Kenichi Ebina voted winner of 'America's Got Talent'
Thu, Sep 19th 2013 03:35 pm
At the conclusion of an exciting live finale packed with special performances, America crowned Kenichi Ebina the winner of the eighth season of "America's Got Talent" last night.
Miss America 2014 crowned in Atlantic City
Mon, Sep 16th 2013 04:00 pm
Miss New York, Nina Davuluri, was crowned Miss America 2014 Sunday from Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City. The final night of the 2014 Miss America Competition was broadcast live on ABC.
Luca Manfe crowned 'MasterChef' winner
Thu, Sep 12th 2013 10:00 am
Wednesday night, season four of "MasterChef" came to an unforgettable conclusion as host/executive producer and judge Gordon Ramsay and fellow judges Joe Bastianich and Graham Elliot named Luca Manfe the winner of FOX's hit home cooking competition series.
Interview: Music is the mission for The Band Perry
Fri, Sep 6th 2013 12:15 pm
They are nomads and they are trailblazers.

They are explorers and they are pioneers.

They are The Band Perry, and their mission is clear.

NBC's 'The Biggest Loser' is back with 15 inspiring contestants, including singer Ruben Studdard
Wed, Sep 4th 2013 02:40 pm
Fifteen inspiring contestants - including the show's first celebrity player, Ruben Studdard; an uplifting "Second Chances" theme; and fun, new creative elements ignite season 15 of NBC's popular series "The Biggest Loser," premiering Tuesday, Oct. 8 (8 p.m.).
'RiffTrax Live: Night of the Living Dead' brings original zombie classic to cinemas in time for Halloween
Wed, Sep 4th 2013 02:35 pm
This fall, the stars of RiffTrax - Michael J. Nelson, Kevin Murphy and Bill Corbett (best known for the groundbreaking "Mystery Science Theater 3000") - are back for a hilarious, never-before-seen take on the George Romero zombie movie "Night of the Living Dead."
'American Idol XIII' officially welcomes Jennifer Lopez, Harry Connick Jr. and Keith Urban to judges table
Tue, Sep 3rd 2013 01:00 pm
"Idol" veteran Randy Jackson returns as in-house mentor; Ryan Seacrest continues reign as host.
The Fray headlines a host of modern music acts coming to Seneca Niagara Casino & Hotel this fall
Fri, Aug 30th 2013 04:20 pm
Piano-rock band The Fray is just one of many modern acts recently announced for the musical lineup this fall at Seneca Niagara Casino & Hotel in Niagara Falls.
Interview: Toto is rock royalty (really)
Sat, Aug 17th 2013 12:45 am
As it turns out, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame isn't in Cleveland.

It's on the Toto tour bus.

No, really.

The members of this band have performed with the who's who's who's who of music.

Katharine McPhee to perform benefit concert for Ronald McDonald House of Buffalo
Mon, Aug 12th 2013 12:55 pm
The Center for the Arts, University at Buffalo, announces Katharine McPhee will perform Sunday, Nov. 24, at 7:30 p.m. Proceeds from the show will benefit the Ronald McDonald House of Buffalo.
Chris Cornell brings 'Songbook' solo acoustic tour to University at Buffalo
Mon, Aug 12th 2013 12:45 pm
The Center for the Arts, University at Buffalo, announces Chris Cornell will bring his "Songbook" solo acoustic tour to town on Tuesday, Nov. 5, at 7:30 p.m. Tickets ($49.50) go on sale Friday, Aug. 16, at 10 a.m.

Cornell, Soundgarden's frontman, will play a series of intimate shows highlighting songs he has written throughout his illustrious career. This is the first time U.S. fans will hear acoustic arrangements of songs from 2012's critically acclaimed "King Animal," Soundgarden's first new studio album in more than 16 years.

Lynyrd Skynyrd + Artpark audience = A good time for all
Wed, Aug 7th 2013 01:05 pm
Lynyrd Skynyrd will perform "Sweet Home Alabama," "Simple Man," "Free Bird" and a slew of other hits when the band takes the Artpark stage in Lewiston on Aug. 13.
Major stars, major works highlight BPO 2013-14 season
Fri, Aug 2nd 2013 10:00 pm
On Aug. 10, single tickets will go on sale for all Buffalo Philharmonic performances in the 2013-14 season, including the highly anticipated season opening gala with Yo-Yo Ma.
Kingdom Bound 2013: Colton Dixon 'A Messenger' for change
Thu, Aug 1st 2013 12:35 pm
Just take one look at Colton Dixon's hair and you know he's different.
Building a better Machine
Thu, Aug 1st 2013 12:25 pm
VIDEO: A newly configured version of The Machine performed the music of Pink Floyd -- and offered an interstellar light and video show -- July 30 as part of the "Tuesday in the Park" concert series at Artpark.
'Star Wars Celebration Europe 2013': 'Star Wars Rebels' logo, art and details revealed
Sat, Jul 27th 2013 02:20 pm
"Star Wars Rebels" Executive Producer Dave Filoni pulled back the curtain on Lucasfilm's highly anticipated animated series for "Star Wars Celebration Europe" attendees.
Buffalo hosts WWE Battleground PPV
Fri, Jul 26th 2013 08:25 pm
WWE pay-per-view is returning to First Niagara Center for the first time in two years with a brand new landmark event. "WWE Battleground" will happen live in Buffalo on Sunday, Oct. 6, at 7:30 p.m.

NBC to air 'WrestleMania 29: The World Television Premiere' on Aug. 3

Psych-O's have spoken! USA Network reveals results at Comic-Con of fan-voted storyline for new season eight 'Psych' episode
Fri, Jul 19th 2013 05:45 pm
The Psych-O's have spoken! USA Network has unveiled the victor of the first-ever "Psych" fan vote determining the storyline of a new episode for "Psych's" eighth season. Watch a season eight preview!
Emmy nominations
Thu, Jul 18th 2013 06:25 pm
Here is the list.
3 Doors Down hit the road with greatest hits in tow
Mon, Jul 15th 2013 02:40 pm
With big-name acts and big tours grabbing headlines at the turn of the century, it was hard to imagine a small band from an even smaller southern town could turn rock radio on its head. But that's exactly what 3 Doors Down did with their debut, "The Better Life."
'The Sound of Music' at Artpark: Emilie Renier earns elite status
Sat, Jul 13th 2013 11:00 am
While many actors have made return appearances to the Artpark stage in recent years, in my mind there's just a handful who have stood out as master performers.

To this list of all-stars, I'm adding Emilie Renier, who plays Maria in "The Sound of Music," which opened Thursday.

The Doobie Brothers make triumphant return to Artpark
Wed, Jul 10th 2013 09:05 am
The Doobie Brothers made it two sold-out crowds in a row at Artpark. The classic rock band brought 10,000 of its friends to "Tuesday in the Park."
'Vicki Lawrence and Mama: A Two-Woman Show' returning to NT
Sat, Jul 6th 2013 11:40 am
"Vicki Lawrence and Mama: A Two Woman Show" is coming to the Riviera Theatre Thursday, July 25, at 2 and 8 p.m.
Counting Crows bring unique live show to Buffalo
Thu, Jun 27th 2013 04:00 pm
Adam Duritz and Counting Crows have recorded nine Top 10 singles. When the band performs Friday in Buffalo, fans can expect to hear all of them. ... Or none of them.

Frankly, we don't know what you'll hear from Counting Crows. ... And neither does the band, for that matter.

USA orders two additional episodes of 'Psych'
Thu, Jun 27th 2013 11:55 am
USA Network, the No. 1 cable network, is giving Psych-Os what they want: more "Psych" episodes! Due to the extraordinary popularity of the show, the network has ordered two additional episodes for the eighth season, and, for the first time ever, fans will have the opportunity to vote for one they want to see appear on air.
Chicago is 'The Inspiration' for sold-out Artpark crowd
Wed, Jun 26th 2013 12:00 pm
Artpark welcomed its largest crowd of the summer, more than 10,000 in total, for "An Evening with Chicago." The legendary American band performed two sets and offered hit songs including "25 or 6 to 4," "If You Leave Me Now," "Another Rainy Day In New York City," "Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is?" and "You're the Inspiration."
One Direction to open Teen Choice 2013 with performance of 'Best Song Ever' Sunday, Aug. 11, on FOX
Tue, Jun 25th 2013 01:35 pm
Global superstars One Direction tease their upcoming 3D movie "This Is Us" with the eagerly awaited release of their brand new single "Best Song Ever." The first song to be released from their forthcoming third album due out later this year, "Best Song Ever" will be digitally released globally on Monday, July 22.
'Slamming' Chicago ready to rock Artpark
Sat, Jun 22nd 2013 07:00 am
Music has become a game of numbers for legendary Illinois-bred band Chicago.
Goo Goo Dolls new album 'Magnetic' debuts at No. 8 on Billboard Top 200 chart
Fri, Jun 21st 2013 07:45 pm
The Goo Goo Dolls new album "Magnetic" has debuted at No. 8 on the Billboard Top 200 chart, with almost 29,000 copies sold first week. The 10th studio album for the multi-platinum, Grammy-nominated band features debut single "Rebel Beat," which is currently climbing the charts at Hot AC radio.
NBC Universal, Five Star Gourmet Foods team up to introduce 'Biggest Loser' healthy meals and snacks
Fri, Jun 21st 2013 07:45 pm
NBCUniversal Television Consumer Products and Five Star Gourmet Foods have announced they are teaming up for the launch of a new line of "The Biggest Loser" fresh and frozen healthy meals and snacks.