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'Jazz Brunch' raises funds for Lewiston festival
Mon, Aug 7th 2017 11:00 am
Water Street Landing hosted a fundraiser on Sunday for the Northwest Jazz Festival, Lewiston, NY. For a slight upcharge, patrons could enjoy a live jazz performance by The Jim Bohm Trio while enjoying breakfast.
NBC's 'Sunday Night Football' honored by Pro Football Hall of Fame for record 6 consecutive seasons as primetime TV's No. 1 show
Fri, Aug 4th 2017 06:10 pm
NBC's "Sunday Night Football" was honored by the Pro Football Hall of Fame for its record six consecutive TV seasons as primetime television's top-rated show.
Neil Young to release a gem from his archives
Fri, Aug 4th 2017 06:10 pm
Neil Young will open his archive and release "Hitchhiker," an unreleased new studio album. The release date is Sept. 8 on Reprise Records. It will be available on vinyl, CD and digitally.
Francesca Battistelli's No. 1 single 'Holy Spirit' receives RIAA gold certification
Fri, Aug 4th 2017 06:05 pm
Fervent Records recording artist and hit songwriter Francesca Battistelli was recently honored at a small gathering of label, industry partners, family and bandmates for her second RIAA-certified gold record for the Grammy Award winning and No. 1 single "Holy Spirit."
Matt Redman's 'Glory Song' set for Sept. 29 unveiling
Fri, Aug 4th 2017 06:05 pm
Recorded at the legendary Capitol Studios in Los Angeles, Matt Redman's "Glory Song" will release on Sept. 29 with sixstepsrecords, Capitol CMG.
Youth take center stage in Artpark's production of 'Fiddler on the Roof Jr.'
Thu, Aug 3rd 2017 11:00 pm
At 1 p.m. Sunday, children and teenagers will headline a performance of "Fiddler on the Roof Jr." Their showcase - a full-on, full-scale theater performance with real sets and costumes - is the culmination of a theater academy that began July 10.
New York State Governor's Office of Motion Picture and Television Development milestone: 1 million hires supported by state film tax credit program
Thu, Aug 3rd 2017 07:55 pm
The New York State Governor's Office of Motion Picture and Television Development has announced a milestone with more than 1 million hires supported by the New York State Film Tax Credit Program since 2011.
Newsboys reunite at Kingdom Bound, lend a hand in Mexico
Thu, Aug 3rd 2017 07:55 pm
Members of Grammy-nominated, platinum-selling Newsboys took a break from their summer tour schedule to help build homes in Baja, Mexico, last week. In partnership with Baja Christian Ministries and God's Not Dead Missions, Newsboys' Michael Tait and Duncan Phillips joined volunteers from around the U.S. to construct two homes for disadvantaged families, and lead street evangelism teams in the area.
Something new is cooking: Erie County Fair Cooks! Kitchen & Shoppe to highlight culinary arts
Thu, Aug 3rd 2017 07:50 pm
It's no surprise that, in a region that loves to eat, the No. 1 reason why people attend the annual Erie County Fair is food.
Vertical Worship debuts new studio album
Thu, Aug 3rd 2017 07:50 pm
Vertical Worship announces the release of their latest project, "Vertical Worship," available this Friday, Aug. 4. This studio LP is their fifth release with Essential Worship/Provident Label Group/Sony Music since 2012, and follows their latest live recording, "Frontiers," which released a year ago this week.
Guy Fieri puts 8 celebrity superstar chefs to test in Flavortown Market on 'Guy's Grocery Games: Superstars'
Wed, Aug 2nd 2017 11:35 pm
Audiences have followed their careers, read their cookbooks, and watched them on TV. Beginning Sunday, Aug. 20 (8 p.m. ET/PT), they can watch these celebrity chefs compete against each other in a no-holds-barred tournament on "Guy's Grocery Games: Superstars."
PHOTOS, VIDEO: George Thorogood and The Destroyers at Artpark
Wed, Aug 2nd 2017 07:20 pm
George Thorogood might be B-B-B-B-"Bad to the Bone," but he's not a bad performer. In fact, he's quite a good showman. On Tuesday at Artpark, he had the crowd in the palm of his hand, as he told stories in song and performed hit singles from the 1980s.
Buffalo's Shemika Charles returns to 'America's Got Talent' for 'Judge Cuts'
Wed, Aug 2nd 2017 12:00 pm
Shemika Charles didn't fare quite as well in her second go-around on "America's Got Talent." After receiving four strong "yes" votes following her audition, Charles received lukewarm looks and comments from judges Simon Cowell, Heidi Klum, Mel B., Howie Mandel and guest Laverne Cox. She failed to advance past Tuesday's "Judge Cuts" episode.
Artpark: Fans flock to Blink-182, Pvris
Tue, Aug 1st 2017 02:35 pm
Artpark & Company welcomed one of its largest crowds of the season on Monday, as punk rock fans came out to see Blink-182 perform.
VIDEO, PHOTOS: 'Beat Blossom' blooms at Artpark
Mon, Jul 31st 2017 06:55 pm
Internationally renowned percussionist Cyro Baptista collaborated with Buffalo-based sculptor Shasti O'Leary Soudant and students from the University at Buffalo to create a colorful, interactive work called "Beat Blossom." Both were on hand to officially debut the sound-generating instrument on Sunday at Artpark in Lewiston. A dedication ceremony and concert took place inside the Percussion Garden.
Usain Bolt in final meet of his career this week on Olympic Channel: Home of Team USA
Mon, Jul 31st 2017 06:35 pm
Usain Bolt, competing in the final meet of his illustrious career at the 2017 IAAF World Track & Field Championships in London, England, highlights this week's programming on Olympic Channel: Home of Team USA, a partnership between the International Olympic Committee, the U.S. Olympic Committee, and NBCUniversal.
Back to football: Cowboys & Cardinals kick off NFL preseason in Hall of Fame Game
Mon, Jul 31st 2017 06:30 pm
NBC Sports kicks off the NFL's 2017 preseason schedule with the Hall of Fame Game this Thursday, Aug. 3 (8 p.m. ET), on NBC, as the Dallas Cowboys face the Arizona Cardinals. NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app will live stream all NBC NFL games this season to desktops, tablets and connected TVs.
10 NFL players to join Carrie Underwood in 'Oh, Sunday Night' show open for NBC's 'Sunday Night Football'
Mon, Jul 31st 2017 06:30 pm
Ten NFL players will join seven-time Grammy Award-winner and multiplatinum superstar artist Carrie Underwood for her performance of "Oh, Sunday Night," the opening theme for primetime television's No. 1 program, NBC's "Sunday Night Football."
Buffalo Sabres, Nathan Beaulieu agree to 2-year contract
Mon, Jul 31st 2017 06:30 pm
The Buffalo Sabres on Monday announced the team signed defenseman Nathan Beaulieu to a two-year contract with an average annual value of $2.4 million.
BPO returned to Artpark with 'Broadway Today!'
Fri, Jul 28th 2017 05:25 pm
The Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra performed its "Broadway Today!" show at Artpark, inside the Mainstage Theater, on Friday, July 21. Stefan Sanders conducted the show.
Bandsintown releases new version of popular concert discovery app
Fri, Jul 28th 2017 05:20 pm
Bandsintown, the popular concert discovery platform, is making it easier than ever for artists and fans to connect with the release of version 6.1 of its app, which is available today on the App Store on iTunes and Google Play.
Seventh Day Slumber is 'Found'
Fri, Jul 28th 2017 05:15 pm
"Found," the critically praised and highly anticipated new studio set from Christian rock powerhouse Seventh Day Slumber, bows today. The album's title-cut and lead single - penned by Seventh Day Slumber's Joseph Rojas and Jeremy Holderfield, along with acclaimed singer/songwriter Daniel Doss - has been serviced to Christian radio formats around the country.
Lecrae shares music video in support of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 'I'll Find You,' featuring Tori Kelly
Fri, Jul 28th 2017 05:15 pm
In support of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Grammy-Award winning rap artist Lecrae unveils the official video for his inspiring single, "I'll Find You," featuring Tori Kelly. Filmed at the Glendale Memorial Hospital in Los Angeles, the powerful video was directed by Guerilla Hollywood's Michael Mihail.
Buffalo Sabres sign Evan Rodrigues to 2-year contract
Fri, Jul 28th 2017 08:00 am
The Buffalo Sabres on Thursday announced the team signed forward Evan Rodrigues to a two-year contract with an average annual value of $650,000. The first year of the contract is a two-way deal, and the second year is one-way.
Working Artist Residency Program returns to Artpark
Thu, Jul 27th 2017 09:00 am
Artpark & Company has selected a cutting-edge Master of Fine Arts student from Ontario College of Art and Design to complete a working artist residency. The Working Artist Residency Program will run through July 30, with the artist living in the community and crafting his art experience on the Artpark grounds.
VIDEO, PHOTOS: Blondie & Garbage bring 'Rage and Rapture' to Artpark
Wed, Jul 26th 2017 04:55 pm
As advertised, Blondie and Garbage brought buckets of angst and political disdain to Lewiston on Tuesday as part of the "Rage and Rapture" Tour stop at Artpark in Lewiston. They also brought truckloads of talent, stellar production and a batch of hit songs primarily from the 1980s and '90s.
Kingdom Bound: 'American Idol' favorite Danny Gokey mixes inspirational lyrics with soulful pop music on new album 'Rise'
Wed, Jul 26th 2017 01:20 pm
It was on "American Idol" audiences first met faith-proclaiming - and in many cases faith-based - performers Carrie Underwood, Jordin Sparks, Scotty McCreery, Colton Dixon, Angie Miller, Hollyn, Chris Sligh, Mandisa and Danny Gokey.
Buffalo Sabres sign Robin Lehner to one-year contract
Tue, Jul 25th 2017 08:55 am
The Buffalo Sabres on Tuesday announced the team signed goaltender Robin Lehner to a one-year contract worth $4 million.
'Sound of the Community' with Cyro Baptista kicks off at Artpark
Mon, Jul 24th 2017 07:45 pm
Internationally acclaimed percussionist Cyro Baptista is conducting free daily workshops at Artpark this week with his collaborators, Billy Martin (Medeski Martin & Wood) and pianist Brian Marsella.
Kingdom Bound: Seventh Day Slumber arises with new message of hope on 'Found'
Mon, Jul 24th 2017 03:10 pm
On "Sky is Falling," the fist-pumping lead single from Seventh Day Slumber's new album "Found," lead singer Joseph Rojas sings, "It's not over unless you give up the fight."
Chris Harrison, Sage Steele to return as hosts for 97th Miss America Competition
Mon, Jul 24th 2017 11:40 am
The Miss America Organization, dick clark productions and ABC announced Monday that TV personality and fan-favorite Chris Harrison ("The Bachelor" franchise and "Who Wants To Be A Millionaire") will host the 2018 Miss America Competition. Joining Harrison as co-host of the legendary competition, once again, is popular host and lead commentator for ESPN's "SportsCenter on the Road" and "SportsCenter:AM," Sage Steele.
'Spartan: Ultimate Team Challenge' crowns a winner
Mon, Jul 24th 2017 09:10 am
The "Spartan: Ultimate Team Challenge" season concluded with a two-hour finale on Sunday, in which six teams faced off in semifinal heats in hopes of competing as one of the top three teams to race against each other on the most demanding Spartan course ever devised.
UB math students advance to final night of NBC's 'Spartan Challenge'
Fri, Jul 21st 2017 04:35 pm
The Mathletes are closing in on $250,000. The team of University at Buffalo math students competing on NBC's second season of "Spartan: Ultimate Team Challenge" edged out the competition by 6 seconds in the second round of the series, earning a trip to the final night of competition.
Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino offering collectible KISS casino chips
Fri, Jul 21st 2017 04:30 pm
As the anticipation builds for one of the most eagerly awaited events of the summer, Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino is offering KISS fans a special way to capture the excitement.
'The Voice' season 10 winner Alisan Porter releases new single 'Change'
Fri, Jul 21st 2017 04:30 pm
Los Angeles-based singer, songwriter and history-making season 10 victor of NBC's "The Voice," Alisan Porter released her brand-new single, "Change," at all digital retailers today. It's available HERE.
Introducing Bonray: 4-piece makes label debut with 'Turn My Eyes'
Fri, Jul 21st 2017 04:30 pm
Sony Music / Provident Label Group announces the official debut from Bonray. This four-piece group of siblings, who officially signed with the label earlier this year, is ready to drop its first single, the anthemic "Turn My Eyes," also accompanied with a lyric video.
Anne Burrell & Rachael Ray return to transform celeb cooking disasters into culinary masters in new season of 'Worst Cooks in America: Celebrity Edition'
Fri, Jul 21st 2017 11:20 am
Food icons Anne Burrell and Rachael Ray return to lead a star-studded culinary boot camp for cooking-challenged celebrities this summer with a brand-new season of "Worst Cooks in America: Celebrity Edition," premiering Wednesday, Aug. 23 (9 p.m. ET/PT), on Food Network.
WATCH: New 'Marvel's Inhumans' trailer revealed at San Diego Comic-Con
Fri, Jul 21st 2017 11:15 am
A new "Marvel's Inhumans" trailer was revealed at San Diego Comic-Con. The highly anticipated new Marvel television series will bring the fan-favorite comic book series and a new kind of family drama to the small screen this fall on ABC.
Seether's 5th annual Rise Above Festival to pay tribute to Chester Bennington & Chris Cornell
Fri, Jul 21st 2017 11:15 am
Seether's 5th Annual Rise Above Fest, the largest suicide awareness event in the world, which will be held this Saturday and Sunday at Darling's Waterfront Pavilion in Bangor, Maine. It will feature performers including Korn, Shinedown, Stone Sour, Skillet, Halestorm and Falling in Reverse.
Kingdom Bound: Britt Nicole living life, making music for a greater good
Thu, Jul 20th 2017 09:25 pm
Britt is one of the performers at this year's Kingdom Bound Music Festival at Darien Lake. She is slated to perform at 8:15 p.m. Friday, July 29, on the amphitheater stage.
 

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