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Aaron Lewis releases song, 'Folded Flag'
Wed, Jun 14th 2017 04:15 pm
Staunch supporter of the U.S. Armed Forces, platinum-selling entertainer Aaron Lewis released "Folded Flag" today across digital retailers. The new song is available HERE.
New Orleans Saints super-fan Jarrius Robertson to receive Jimmy V Perseverance Award at 'The 25th ESPYS' on ABC
Wed, Jun 14th 2017 04:10 pm
New Orleans Saints superfan Jarrius "JJ" Robertson has been in and out of hospitals his whole life, battling a chronic liver disease called biliary atresia. The 15-year-old's wit, energy and effervescent attitude made a lasting impression on Saints players who met him during a 2015 visit to the Ochsner Hospital for Children. Since then, he has been crowned official "hype man" and social media master for the team, winning over fans with his dance moves and his impressive football acumen.
Buffalo's Shemika Charles impresses 'America's Got Talent' judges
Tue, Jun 13th 2017 11:05 pm
Shemika Charles, known as "the undisputed Queen of Limbo," received four "yes" votes Tuesday on "America's Got Talent." She now moves on to the next round. This year's winner will receive a $1 million grandprize.
Buffalo Sabres ink Linus Ullmark to 2-year extension
Tue, Jun 13th 2017 04:55 pm
The Buffalo Sabres on Tuesday announced the team signed goaltender Linus Ullmark to a two-year contract extension with an annual average value of $750,000.
Kleinhans Music Hall announces 'National Geographic Live' series
Tue, Jun 13th 2017 04:40 pm
From the peaks of the Himalayas to the jungles of Southeast Asia, National Geographic staffers have experienced the extremes of this planet in a way that few others have.
Pharrell Williams shares 'There's Something Special' from 'Despicable Me 3' soundtrack
Tue, Jun 13th 2017 04:40 pm
On Tuesday, Pharrell Williams released the second new and original track from Illumination Entertainment's "Despicable Me 3" (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack). "There's Something Special," premiered by Zane Lowe this afternoon on Apple's "BEATS 1," is a sweet lullaby that soundtracks Gru and Lucy's love for their three adorable daughters throughout the film.
Sheryl Crow announces new tour dates supporting latest album, 'Be Myself'
Tue, Jun 13th 2017 11:00 am
Sheryl Crow has announced additional dates on her tour in support of her latest album, "Be Myself." She is performing a series of headlining shows and appearing at several festivals, as well as taking part in Willie Nelson's Outlaw Tour. Crow will also perform at this year's Farm Aid. Tickets for Farm Aid go on sale at 10 a.m. ET June 23 at: https://blackbirdpresents.com/outlaw-music-festival/.
Bethel Music's 'Worship Nights' returns to US
Tue, Jun 13th 2017 10:50 am
After a trek in Europe, Bethel Music's "Worship Nights" tour has returned to the U.S. alongside opener Housefires. The extended nights of worship and ministry will visit New Orleans, Dallas, Denver, Chicago and more from June 10-20. Each night is a three-hour experience of worship, ministry and teaching from Bethel Church core pastors.
Grand Funk Railroad Plays Ellicottville on July 2
Tue, Jun 13th 2017 10:45 am
Grand Funk Railroad will perform at the Ellicottville Summer Festival at 8 p.m. July 2. Doors open at 7 PM.
ABC announces 100 TV stars in pursuit of athletic glory With Premiere Of 'Battle of the Network Stars' on June 29
Mon, Jun 12th 2017 03:05 pm
In an ode to ABC's "Wide World of Sports," 100 TV stars from 14 different network and cable companies will take their athleticism to a new level as they compete - to feel "the thrill of victory and the agony of defeat" - in the revival of "Battle of the Network Stars," based on the '70s and '80s television pop-culture classic. The show premieres on Thursday, June 29 (9-10 p.m. EDT) on ABC.
Artpark Gallery 2017 schedule announced
Mon, Jun 12th 2017 01:10 pm
Artpark & Company has announced the schedule of Artpark Gallery exhibits for the 2017 summer. A series of "Artist Talks" and receptions will be offered every third Thursday of the month, from 6-8 p.m., in conjunction with each exhibit.
NT: Pappas announces new 'Thursday's on the Water' concert event at Gratwick Riverside Park
Mon, Jun 12th 2017 01:10 pm
North Tonawanda Mayor Arthur G. Pappas announced the inaugural "Thursday's on the Water" concert event at a press conference in North Tonawanda's Gratwick Riverside Park last Thursday.
Sadie Robertson announces ' Live Original' tour
Mon, Jun 12th 2017 01:05 pm
Best-selling author, speaker and role model Sadie Robertson announces her 16-city "Live Original" fall 2017 tour. The tour encourages tens of thousands of young adults "to live uniquely and be the person God made you to be."
Pittsburgh Penguins win Stanley Cup; Buffalo ranks third in audience total
Mon, Jun 12th 2017 09:45 am
The Pittsburgh Penguins defeated the Nashville Predators by a score of 2-0 on Sunday night to win the Stanley Cup on NBC and become the first team to repeat as Stanley Cup champions since the Detroit Red Wings in 1997-98.
Geri Halliwell back with new single, 'Angels In Chains,' in memory of George Michael
Mon, Jun 12th 2017 09:45 am
Geri Horner (née Halliwell) is back with a brand-new single, "Angels in Chains," which she wrote in loving memory of her late friend, George Michael, who passed away in December last year.
ABC's 'American Idol' hits the road
Mon, Jun 12th 2017 09:45 am
Exactly 15 years ago, "American Idol" hit TV screens for the first time, forever changing the landscape of reality competition programming. In celebration of the franchise's anniversary, which also marks the birth year of this season's youngest eligible contestant, the producers of "American Idol" announced Monday the start of auditions for the new season of the show, which will be broadcast from its new home on ABC.
Artpark 2017: Exec. Director Sonia Clark 'feeling really good' about 2017 season, overall state of affairs
Sat, Jun 10th 2017 10:00 am
As she enters her second full season as Artpark & Company's executive director, Sonia Clark is "so encouraged" about the state of the organization, its fiscal status, and the slate of activities to be put forth this summer for the community and guests from all over the world.
Pittsburgh Penguins can win 2nd consecutive Stanley Cup with game 6 victory vs. Nashville Predators on Sunday
Fri, Jun 9th 2017 06:55 pm
With a win against P.K. Subban and the Nashville Predators in game 6 of the Stanley Cup Final on Sunday night at 8 p.m. ET on NBC, Sidney Crosby and the Pittsburgh Penguins can become the first team in almost 20 years to repeat as Stanley Cup champions.
Matt Maher debuts new single 'Your Love Defends Me'
Fri, Jun 9th 2017 06:50 pm
Eight-time Grammy-nominated artist Matt Maher is debuting a new song today, "Your Love Defends Me." It is available now at all digital outlets and streaming providers. Click HERE to watch the official lyric video.
Young vocalists go head-to-head on the two-hour series premiere of ABC's 'Boy Band'
Fri, Jun 9th 2017 06:00 pm
The ultimate search for the next great music group, "Boy Band," premieres on Thursday, June 22 (8-10 p.m. EDT), on The ABC Television Network. Host Rita Ora welcomes 30 of the top young male vocalists in the country to Hollywood, where they audition before musical stars Emma Bunton, Nick Carter and Timbaland.
Artpark fans shout, shout, let it all out: Tears for Fears headlining 'TIP' concert series
Fri, Jun 9th 2017 10:25 am
It's hard to believe, but it's been seven years since Tears for Fears performed in Niagara County. Such disbelief is due to the fact fans are still raving about the performance put on by Roland Orzabal and Curt Smith, recalling the Molson Canal Concert Series event in such vivid detail you'd swear it was last week.
Tauren Wells announces June 23 release of debut solo album, 'Hills And Valleys'
Thu, Jun 8th 2017 11:35 am
Reunion Records/Sony Music Entertainment announces the release of Tauren Well's new solo LP, "Hills And Valleys." The digital-only deluxe edition features 15 songs and releases June 23. A physical version of the album, featuring 11 songs, will debut July 21.
The Afters score No. 1 at radio with 'Shadows'
Thu, Jun 8th 2017 11:35 am
The Afters have garnered their sixth No. 1 with their latest, "Shadows," earning the top spot on the Billboard Christian rock chart, while the single continues to clip the Billboard hot AC chart, hitting No. 7 this week.
'Lifehouse: Greatest Hits,' multiplatinum rock band's first-ever compilation, set for release July 14
Thu, Jun 8th 2017 11:35 am
Multiplatinum award-winning rock band Lifehouse will release their first hits compilation, "Lifehouse: Greatest Hits," on CD and all digital retailers July 14. The 18-track selection will include a multitude of their chart-topping hits, including "You and Me," "First Time", "Halfway Gone," "Hurricane" and "Hanging by a Moment," which was the most played radio track of 2001.
Hank Williams Jr. returns to ESPN's 'Monday Night Football' with Florida Georgia Line & Jason Derulo
Thu, Jun 8th 2017 10:55 am
ESPN's "Monday Night Football" will feature the return of its iconic anthem this fall when legendary country singer Hank Williams Jr. kicks off the weekly Monday primetime game by asking NFL fans: "Are You Ready for Some Football?"
Christina Custode receives Best Singer Songwriter Award at Roswell Film Festival
Thu, Jun 8th 2017 10:35 am
Christina Custode performed during the Roswell Film Festival to capacity crowds, and then won a Rossy Award for Best Singer Songwriter.
U2 confirms Buffalo-area concert date
Tue, Jun 6th 2017 10:05 am
Bono, The Edge, Adam Clayton and Larry Mullin will bring The Joshua Tree Tour 2017 to Orchard Park's New Era Field on Tuesday, Sept. 5.
'Live with Kelly and Ryan' host Seacrest visits Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours
Mon, Jun 5th 2017 09:25 pm
"Live with Kelly and Ryan" visited Niagara Falls, Ontario, over the weekend, and filmed two shows Monday from the Oakes Garden Theatre. Panoramic views of the American and Horseshoe Falls provided the backdrop for both editions of "Live," and the hosts took time to explore some of the popular tourist attractions.
Comedy legend Bill Murray and international cellist Jan Vogler bring collaboration to Kleinhans Music Hall
Mon, Jun 5th 2017 02:55 pm
On Oct. 11, Bill Murray and Jan Vogler bring "New Worlds" to Kleinhans Music Hall. The simple title speaks to both the project's origins as a collaboration between two different artistic worlds, and to the theme of the project itself.
Opera-singing plumber, Grammy-winning gospel singer, daredevil grandma featured in 'Little Big Shots: Forever Young'
Mon, Jun 5th 2017 02:50 pm
"Little Big Shots: Forever Young" kicks off Wednesday, June 21 (8 p.m. ET/PT), with five phenomenal young-at-heart seniors and a special guest appearance by America's favorite senior, Betty White.
Chef's Restaurant welcomes 'Field of Dreams' dad Dwier Brown to Buffalo
Sat, Jun 3rd 2017 11:25 am
Renowned actor and film star Dwier Brown, best known for his role as Kevin Costner's father in the classic film "Field of Dreams," will make a special Buffalo appearance as part of an ongoing national tour for his book, "If You Built It...A Book About Fathers, Fate, and Field of Dreams."
Regal Entertainment Group announces $1 movies for 2017 'Summer Movie Express'
Fri, Jun 2nd 2017 04:55 pm
Regal Entertainment Group, a leading motion picture exhibitor owning and operating one of the largest theater circuits in the U.S., announces the return of the "Summer Movie Express" to over 300 Regal Cinemas across the country for the 2017 summer season.
ECHDC, Outer Harbor Management Group announce summer programming & events schedule
Fri, Jun 2nd 2017 04:50 pm
Erie Canal Harbor Development Corp. and the Outer Harbor Management Group (OHMG) on Friday announced their 2017 season of summer activities for the whole family.
Legendary Pink Floyd songwriter & co-founder Roger Waters returns to Buffalo; tells CBS this tour likely his last
Fri, Jun 2nd 2017 04:30 pm
Former Pink Floyd bassist and co-founder Roger Waters will return to Buffalo on Saturday, Sept. 9. The "US and THEM" Tour visits KeyBank Center.
Disney|ABC Television Group to broadcast 'One Love Manchester' benefit concert to aid victims & families of Manchester attack
Fri, Jun 2nd 2017 12:15 pm
Disney|ABC Television Group will air the exclusive television broadcast of "One Love Manchester" benefit concert on Sunday, June 4, for U.S. audiences, it was announced Friday.
Arts Services Initiative of WNY celebrates Make Music Day in Buffalo, Niagara Falls & Jamestown
Fri, Jun 2nd 2017 12:15 pm
Arts Services Initiative of Western New York announced Buffalo, Niagara Falls and Jamestown will join cities across the country and around the world for this year's Make Music Day on June 21.
'Sharknado 5: Global Swarming' unveiled as official title, making landfall on Syfy Aug. 6
Thu, Jun 1st 2017 04:40 pm
Pack your passport and grab a chainsaw, because "Sharknado" is going global! Taking the world - and unsuspecting celebrities - by storm, the movie event of the century blows into town this summer, and now, SYFY and The Asylum have revealed its chilling title: "Sharknado 5: Global Swarming." The latest installment in the hit pop culture franchise premieres on SYFY Sunday, Aug. 6 (8 p.m. ET), and will air in more than 100 countries.
Buffalo Sabres sign Jonas Johansson to entry-level contract
Wed, May 31st 2017 04:35 pm
The Buffalo Sabres on Wednesday announced the team signed goaltender Jonas Johansson to a three-year, entry-level contract.
Wegmans hosts Marv Levy for free book-signing event
Wed, May 31st 2017 12:35 pm
The Amherst Wegmans will host a meet-and-greet book signing with Marv Levy, former Buffalo Bills head coach and celebrity author of "Go Cubs Go!" This illustrated children's book is a heartwarming story about the journey of a Chicago Cubs fan, echoing the life of the author.
Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra to perform 'The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses'
Wed, May 31st 2017 12:35 pm
The music of one of the most iconic franchises in video game history is coming to life on July 15.
 

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