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'Tina - The Tina Turner Musical' coming to Shea's Buffalo Theatre Nov. 8-13
Thu, Sep 29th 2022 07:00 am
Shea's Buffalo Theatre announced tickets for "Tina - The Tina Turner Musical" will go on sale Thursday, Sept. 29, for eight performances from Nov. 8-13. This musical is part of the M&T Bank 2022-23 Broadway Series, presented by Shea's and Albert Nocciolino.
'One Chicago' preparing for Jay Halstead's departure
Tue, Sep 27th 2022 04:10 pm
"One Chicago" - the triumvirate of "Chicago Med," "Chicago Fire" and "Chicago P.D." - has become the cornerstone of NBC's scripted programming, with each show among the network's most-watched series. At the foundation of that universe is the Halstead brothers - Dr. Will (Nick Gehlfuss) and Det. Jay (Jesse Lee Soffer).
MSG is Harry's house! Harry Styles makes history at Madison Square Garden, as banner is raised to the rafters following 15 consecutive nights of 'Love On Tour'
Fri, Sep 23rd 2022 09:50 am
Madison Square Garden Entertainment Corp. raised the newest banner to the rafters on Thursday in celebration of Harry Styles' 15 consecutive nights at "The World's Most Famous Arena." Styles' "Love On Tour" residency ran from Aug. 20 through Sept. 21.
Michael Bolton & 'Christmas On Ice' set to spread holiday cheer
Tue, Sep 20th 2022 07:55 pm
Grammy Award-winning singer/songwriter Michael Bolton, and Fallsview Casino's "Christmas on Ice" will be performing in the heart of Niagara Falls, Ontario, this festive season.
The Smashing Pumpkins release new song, announce new album & North American arena tour with Jane's Addiction
Tue, Sep 20th 2022 07:55 pm
The Smashing Pumpkins shared their brand-new single "Beguiled," along with details of their anticipated 12th studio album; a three-act rock opera album titled "ATUM" (pronounced autumn), which is slated for release in April 2023.
Darius Rucker to release 'Ol' Church Hymn' featuring Chapel Hart on Sept. 30
Tue, Sep 20th 2022 07:55 pm
Darius Rucker continues to unveil new music as he puts the finishing touches on a forthcoming album, with "Ol' Church Hymn" featuring rising trio Chapel Hart set for release Friday, Sept. 30. The song comes on the heels of another collaboration from Rucker and the trio, who joined forces for a performance of Bonnie Raitt's "Something to Talk About" during last week's "America's Got Talent" season finale on NBC.
Trans-Siberian Orchestra announces 2022 winter tour: 'The Ghosts of Christmas Eve - The Best of TSO & More'
Mon, Sep 5th 2022 07:00 am
Multi-Platinum, progressive rock group Trans-Siberian Orchestra (TSO) announced the dates for its anticipated 2022 winter tour, "The Ghosts of Christmas Eve - the Best of TSO & More." After its first year off the road in more than two decades, TSO made a triumphant return to touring in 2021 with a 25th anniversary celebration of "Christmas Eve and Other Stories."
Ken Jeong, Selma Blair, Marie Yovanovitch & Sherrilyn Ifill headline UB Distinguished Speakers Series lineup for 2022-23
Tue, Aug 30th 2022 01:30 pm
The University at Buffalo's Distinguished Speakers Series returns for 2022-23 with a lineup of engaging, inspiring and entertaining speakers. The season will feature actors Ken Jeong and Selma Blair, former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch, and civil rights attorney Sherrilyn Ifill.
Lindsey Stirling announces 'Snow Waltz'
Fri, Aug 26th 2022 06:00 pm
On Thursday, award-winning pop-violinist Lindsey Stirling announced her new Christmas album, "Snow Waltz." It's out digitally Oct. 7, and on vinyl Nov. 18, via Concord Records.
TobyMac shines light on 'Life After Death'
Fri, Aug 19th 2022 07:55 pm
Multi-Platinum-selling artist TobyMac's anticipated seventh studio recording, "Life After Death," is now available everywhere. People and Billboard were the first print magazines to interview the seven-time Grammy winner ahead of release date, and ABC's "Good Morning America" will broadcast his first, exclusive TV interview in nearly three years on Monday, Aug. 22.
Tyler Hubbard releases 'Dancin' In The Country'
Fri, Aug 19th 2022 07:50 pm
Tyler Hubbard has released a handful of specially curated songs titled "Dancin' In The Country." This is in advance of his upcoming album, which will drop Jan. 27, 2023, and prior to his live shows this fall on Keith Urban's "The Speed Of Now World Tour."
Exit light, enter night: Metallica returns to Western New York
Fri, Aug 12th 2022 03:25 pm
It was Metallica's third time performing at Highmark Stadium, dating back to 1988 when they performed with Van Halen, and 1992 when they were part of a double bill with Guns N' Roses. Thursday night's performance was the first time Metallica was at the top of the bill, and they proved they were worthy.
Ray LaMontagne to perform at Shea's Buffalo Theatre
Tue, Aug 9th 2022 01:00 pm
Ray LaMontagne, with special guest Lily Meola, will bring "The Monovision Tour" to Shea's Buffalo Theatre for an 8 p.m. performance on Saturday, Nov. 5. Tickets will go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, online at www.sheas.org or www.ticketmaster.com.
'Punch Brothers and Béla Fleck: My Bluegrass Heart' at University at Buffalo Center for the Arts
Tue, Aug 9th 2022 12:55 pm
The University at Buffalo Center for the Arts will present a special double-bill evening, "Punch Brothers and Béla Fleck: My Bluegrass Heart," at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 17, in the Mainstage Theatre, located at the Center for the Arts, North Campus.
Q&A: Kenny Wayne Shepherd brings new blues festival to Artpark
Thu, Aug 4th 2022 04:05 pm
Forging something out of nothing is, well, nothing new for blues rocker and five-time Grammy Award nominee Kenny Wayne Shepherd.
ABBA celebrates 30th anniversary of 'ABBA Gold' with multiple format release on Sept. 23
Thu, Aug 4th 2022 10:50 am
"ABBA Gold" was first released Sept. 21, 1992. With more than 32 million sales worldwide, "ABBA Gold" has emerged as the group's all-time greatest success. As the second-highest-selling album of all time in the U.K., it has spent over 1,055 weeks on the Official U.K. album chart, making it the longest-running album in the Official Albums Chart Top 100.
Blues rock superstar Joe Bonamassa to perform at Shea's
Mon, Aug 1st 2022 11:00 am
Three-time Grammy-nominee and 25-time Billboard chart-topper Joe Bonamassa recently announced his spring tour 2023, including a performance Feb. 28 at Shea's Buffalo Theatre.
Garth Brooks makes Buffalo crowd feel at home
Mon, Jul 25th 2022 03:25 pm
It's 8:20 p.m. on a hot Saturday night in Orchard Park, and at Highmark Stadium, Garth Brooks is getting ready to make his entrance. As the drums rise up, they reveal Brooks underneath them, looking like Hercules lifting them skyward. It's a grand entrance, and the fans respond with a loud roar. It's finally showtime.
Q&A: Matthew West bringing fresh perspective to Kingdom Bound
Sat, Jul 23rd 2022 11:00 am
Matthew West is not really an awards kind of guy - ironic, in that he keeps getting asked to host the K-LOVE Fan Awards show, alongside his buddy, Tauren Wells.
Billie Eilish releases 'Guitar Songs': 'TV' & 'The 30th'
Thu, Jul 21st 2022 08:40 pm
Billie Eilish has officially released "Guitar Songs" across DSPs today. Two songs, the previously heard and popular "TV," and a brand-new track titled "The 30th."
The Kennedy Center announces 45th class of honorees: George Clooney, Amy Grant, Gladys Knight, Tania León & U2
Thu, Jul 21st 2022 08:35 pm
Recipients to be honored at the annual national celebration of the arts in Washington, D.C., include acclaimed actor and filmmaker George Clooney; contemporary Christian and pop singer-songwriter Amy Grant; the legendary singer of soul, gospel, R&B and pop Gladys Knight; Cuban-born American composer, conductor and educator Tania León; and iconic Irish rock band U2, comprised of band members Bono, The Edge, Adam Clayton and Larry Mullen Jr.
Empire State Wrestling turns '20'
Mon, Jul 18th 2022 12:55 pm
Over the past two decades, Empire State Wrestling grew from its humble roots running at various halls in the Niagara Falls area to blossoming into Western New York's premier independent wrestling promotion. It is only appropriate, then, that Empire State Wrestling (ESW) commemorates its 20th anniversary on Saturday, Aug. 13, by holding a milestone event at Buffalo RiverWorks - one of downtown Buffalo's premier entertainment destinations.
Bruce Springsteen to perform in Buffalo
Tue, Jul 12th 2022 11:40 am
Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band will kick off their 2023 international tour with 31 performances across the U.S.; spanning from Feb. 1 in Tampa through an April 14 homecoming in Newark, New Jersey, before heading to Europe. The shows will mark Springsteen and The E Street Band's first tour dates since February 2017, and their first in North America since September 2016.
Buffalo is All Elite: AEW debuts at KeyBank Center
Mon, Jul 11th 2022 01:20 pm
Tickets for back-to-back 'AEW: Dynamite' and 'AEW: Rampage' shows go on sale Friday, July 22
PHOTOS + VIDEO: Barenaked Ladies return to Artpark
Fri, Jul 8th 2022 03:30 pm
The Barenaked Ladies returned to Lewiston on Tuesday, stopping at Hibbard's Original Frozen Custard for an impromptu video, and participating in a check presentation for the Home Assistance Referral Team, also known as HART.
Barenaked Ladies visit Hibbard's, lend name to custard fundraiser
Tue, Jul 5th 2022 05:15 pm
It was three summers ago that Hibbard's Original Frozen Custard announced a partnership with acclaimed Toronto band The Barenaked Ladies. The end result was "Big Barenaked Bang," an original recipe made with ground coffee, chocolate coffee beans and semisweet chocolate bits.
Goo Goo Dolls announce 13th studio album, 'Chaos in Bloom'
Fri, Jul 1st 2022 10:25 pm
On Friday, Grammy Award-nominated, multi-Platinum-selling Goo Goo Dolls announced their 13th studio LP, "Chaos in Bloom," arriving Aug. 12 via Warner Records.
Q&A: Wiser from pandemic, Josh Groban excited to be back on tour
Mon, Jun 20th 2022 08:25 pm
In took a pandemic to bring Josh Groban the one thing he hadn't earned over the course of his storied career: a break.
Wired differently: Niagara Falls to honor Nik Wallenda with 'Sculpture in the Sky'
Wed, Jun 15th 2022 07:25 pm
Nik Wallenda will walk over Niagara Falls again. Well, sort of.
Sun Records at 70 celebrates 'ELVIS'
Fri, Jun 10th 2022 04:40 pm
This is a big, big year for the Tennessee-based legendary independent record label Sun Records, founded in Memphis by producer Sam Phillips in February 1952. The iconic label "Where Rock 'n' Roll was Born" is shining a spotlight on the undisputed "King of Rock 'n' Roll" this month with a bevy of campaigns.
Kevin Hart will stop at KeyBank Center as part of 2022 Reality Check Tour
Mon, Jun 6th 2022 05:00 pm
Today, Pollstar's comedy touring artist of the decade Kevin Hart announced the second leg of his anticipated "Reality Check Tour," which kicks off this month. Produced by Live Nation, the global tour will now have 70 dates, with 19 new shows just announced in North America, including stops in San Diego, Toronto, Portland, Seattle, and Kevin's hometown of Philadelphia.
Disney+ Day returns Sept. 8 with new experiences & content, including premiere of live-action 'Pinocchio'
Tue, May 31st 2022 04:15 pm
The global celebration of Disney+ Day will return Thursday, Sept. 8, leading into D23 Expo: The Ultimate Disney Fan Event presented by Visa in Anaheim, California.
BPO with The Strictly Hip to play Seneca Casinos Outer Harbor Concert Series on July 22
Thu, May 26th 2022 10:35 pm
The Rich Entertainment Group and Buffalo Waterfront Management Group announce The Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra with The Strictly Hip will play the Seneca Casinos Outer Harbor Concert Series at the Lakeside Event Lawn presented by the Upstate Honda Dealers. Gates open at 6:30 p.m. July 22.
Shantel VanSanten pleased with 'FBI' experience, excited to find work that 'scares the crap out of me'
Mon, May 23rd 2022 06:35 pm
While it was shocking to see Shantel VanSanten's character come to such an abrupt end on the USA Network's "Shooter," it wasn't a surprise to see her career skyrocket once that series wrapped in 2018.
America has voted - and the newest 'American Idol' is Noah Thompson
Mon, May 23rd 2022 10:00 am
Season 20 of "American Idol" concluded Sunday, as the final three competitors - Leah Marlene, Noah Thompson and Huntergirl - competed for the title. After three rounds of songs, Thompson was named the winner.
GAC Family announces 'Great American Community'
Sat, May 21st 2022 10:40 am
GAC Media announced the development of "Great American Community," a new direct-to-consumer app featuring short-form lifestyle, seasonal and holiday content from GAC Family's family of talent.
Disney+ releases trailer for Marvel Studios' 'She-Hulk: Attorney at Law' premiering Aug. 17
Wed, May 18th 2022 07:00 pm
On Tuesday, Disney+ released a new trailer and key art for Marvel Studios' "She-Hulk: Attorney at Law." Streaming exclusively on Disney+ beginning Aug. 17, the new comedy series stars Tatiana Maslany as She-Hulk/Jennifer Walters, a lawyer who specializes in superhuman-oriented legal cases.
Production is underway in Atlanta for Marvel Studios' series 'Echo,' coming to Disney+ in 2023
Wed, May 18th 2022 06:55 pm
Production is underway in Atlanta on Marvel Studios' "Echo," a series streaming exclusively on Disney+ in 2023. Alaqua Cox ("Hawkeye") stars as the unforgiving Maya Lopez, who made her MCU debut in 2021 in Marvel Studios' "Hawkeye" as a deaf gang leader who was determined to make Ronin (aka Clint Barton) pay for his own vengeful deeds.
Prime Video releases first look images of 'The Terminal List'
Mon, May 9th 2022 06:15 pm
Based on the best-selling novel by Jack Carr, "The Terminal List" follows James Reece (Chris Pratt) after his entire platoon of Navy SEALs is ambushed during a high-stakes covert mission. Reece returns home to his family with conflicting memories of the event and questions about his culpability. However, as new evidence comes to light, Reece discovers dark forces working against him, endangering not only his life, but the lives of those he loves.
A Halestorm headed to Erie County Fair
Tue, May 3rd 2022 10:35 am
The Erie County Fair welcomes and Grammy Award-winning rock band Halestorm to The Buffalo News Grandstand Lineup at 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 13.
 

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