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'Ordinary Joe' star Elizabeth Lail shares interesting take on differing characters
Mon, Oct 25th 2021 03:30 pm
It doesn't matter which side of the bed you woke up on, when you got that first cup of coffee, or what you had for breakfast. Each day's success - or lack thereof - is based on one thing: The decisions we make.
Duran Duran release 15th studio album, 'Future Past'
Fri, Oct 22nd 2021 06:35 pm
On Friday, Duran Duran release their new album, 'Future Past,' on Tape Modern via BMG. Listen here.
Zach Williams debuts first Christmas album, 'I Don't Want Christmas To End'
Fri, Oct 22nd 2021 06:25 pm
Zach Williams' first full-length Christmas album, "I Don't Want Christmas To End," released Friday (Provident Label Group/Sony Music). Featuring his penned title track and classics "Christmas Time Is Here" and "This Christmas," Williams goes all out with his southern rock mastery with songs such as "Merry Christmas Baby' and "Run Run Rudolph." The 10-track project, produced by Jonathan Smith, was recorded at the legendary FAME Studios in Muscle Shoals, Alabama.
Caroline Jones announces sophomore album, 'Antipodes,' to be released Nov. 12
Fri, Oct 22nd 2021 06:25 pm
On Friday, country singer-songwriter Caroline Jones officially announced her anticipated sophomore album, "Antipodes," distributed in partnership with ONErpm, to be released Nov. 12. The 13-track record includes features and credits from an all-star group of artists the multiinstrumentalist has met along her career, including Grammy Award-winning musician Zac Brown, Joe Bonamassa, Old Dominion's Matthew Ramsey and Mac McAnally.
Hannah Kerr releases 'Grave'
Fri, Oct 22nd 2021 06:20 pm
Even as Hannah Kerr's "Same God" continues to climb the Christian chart, she has released a new song simply called "Grave."
Ed Sheeran celebrates release of '=' with special Apple Music 'First Listen' livestream celebration
Fri, Oct 22nd 2021 06:15 pm
Ed Sheeran is counting down to the release of his new album = with a special Apple Music "First Listen" global livestream celebration Thursday, Oct. 28 (3:30 p.m. EST) only on Apple Music here.
'The Tipping Point': Tears For Fears announce first new album in 17 years
Thu, Oct 7th 2021 09:30 pm
On Thursday, the legendary duo Tears For Fears announced the forthcoming release of their first new studio album in nearly two decades, "The Tipping Point."
New Kids On The Block bring 'The Mixtape Tour 2022' to Buffalo with special guests Salt-N-Pepa, Rick Astley & En Vogue
Mon, Oct 4th 2021 09:15 pm
On Monday, multi-Platinum-selling pop super-group New Kids On The Block announced "The MixTape Tour 2022," with their friends Salt-N-Pepa, Rick Astley and En Vogue as legendary special guests.
Burgess is back: Marina Squerciati on her 'Chicago P.D.' character's near-death experience
Wed, Sep 29th 2021 01:20 pm
Though "Chicago P.D." doesn't beat around the bush when it comes to conflict, what happened to officer Kim Burgess (Marina Squerciati) last season was a shock to even the most hardened #OneChicago fans.
Garth Brooks, Dustin Lynch, Darius Rucker & Trisha Yearwood added to Grand Ole Opry 5,000th Saturday night broadcast lineup on Oct. 30
Mon, Sep 27th 2021 07:15 pm
The Grand Ole Opry, the world's longest-running radio show, announced Grand Ole Opry members Garth Brooks, Dustin Lynch, Darius Rucker and Trisha Yearwood will join the star-studded lineup for its historic 5,000th Saturday night broadcast on Oct. 30. Previously announced performers include Bill Anderson, Terri Clark, Vince Gill, Chris Janson, Jeannie Seely, Connie Smith, The Gatlin Brothers and Chris Young.
Tool tour to Buffalo
Mon, Sep 27th 2021 02:00 pm
Metropolitan Entertainment and Magic City Productions welcome Tool to Buffalo as part of a mammoth 2022 international tour. The Los Angeles-based band will play at KeyBank Center on Sunday, Feb. 27.
Lindsey Stirling sharing concert experience with fans, returning to Buffalo to spread cheer to children
Wed, Sep 22nd 2021 09:15 pm
Lindsey Stirling is the Simone Biles of giving.
Dua Lipa to bring 'Future Nostalgia Tour' to Buffalo
Mon, Sep 13th 2021 02:40 pm
On Monday, global pop superstar Dua Lipa announced the North American leg of her anticipated "Future Nostalgia Tour" for 2022, in support of the Grammy-winning album of the same name.
Country superstar Cole Swindell to perform at Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino
Mon, Sep 13th 2021 02:35 pm
One of country music's brightest rising stars is headed for Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino. Cole Swindell will perform inside the Seneca Niagara Events Center at 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 27. Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. this Friday, Sept. 17, and start at $45.
Hip-hop pioneer Grandmaster Flash in residence at UB
Thu, Sep 9th 2021 09:55 pm
Grandmaster Flash, one of the virtuoso creators of hip-hop and leader of Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five - the genre's first act to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame - will be in residence at the University at Buffalo this fall. He will direct the next Working Artists Lab as part of a full semester of hip-hop inspired programming presented by the university's Arts Collaboratory.
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame an essential stop for music fans
Mon, Aug 30th 2021 02:30 pm
Credit the promoters, the venues and especially the fans for Western New York being a player on the concert scene.
Trans-Siberian Orchestra returns to the road; returns to Buffalo this holiday season
Mon, Aug 30th 2021 10:40 am
Multi-Platinum, progressive rock group Trans-Siberian Orchestra on Monday announced its anticipated winter tour will be back for 2021. In celebration of the 25th anniversary of the group's landmark album, "Christmas Eve and Other Stories," this year's multisensory extravaganza kicks off on Wednesday, Nov. 17, with performances in Green Bay and Council Bluffs, and will visit 59 cities for 99 performances across America, before concluding Thursday, Dec. 30, in Cleveland and St. Louis.
NBC finds its Annie, and her name is Celina Smith
Tue, Aug 24th 2021 12:30 pm
After a nationwide search that brought forth the country's most talented and exuberant young performers, Celina Smith has landed the title role of Annie in NBC's upcoming holiday production of "Annie Live!"
Skillet is 'Surviving The Game' Sept. 15
Thu, Aug 19th 2021 03:30 pm
Multi-Platinum, Grammy Award-nominated rock band Skillet announced its long-awaited, first single in over a year, "Surviving The Game" (Atlantic). The track will be sent to active rock radio and available on all DSPs as well as the Skillet.com webstore on Sept. 15. Fans can presave the single now at https://www.skillet.com/stg.
Madonna, Warner Music Group announce milestone, career-spanning partnership
Mon, Aug 16th 2021 03:25 pm
Madonna and Warner Music Group announced a milestone, career-spanning global partnership that includes a new agreement for her entire recorded music catalog. With global sales of over 300 million records, Madonna is the best-selling female artist of all time.
BPO teams with Western New York Families of September 11, American Red Cross to honor America's heroes
Mon, Aug 16th 2021 02:05 pm
In the spirit of healing, remembrance and honoring both the fallen and the heroes that saw America through, at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 11, Kleinhans Music Hall welcomes the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra, in collaboration with the Western New York Families of September 11 and the American Red Cross, Western New York Chapter, for a special performance titled "American Resilience: 20th Anniversary Commemoration to 9/11 Heroes."
Danny Gokey, Colton Dixon tour headed to Buffalo
Mon, Aug 2nd 2021 06:30 pm
Three-time Grammy-Award nominee and "American Idol" alum Danny Gokey announced a headlining "Stand In Faith" Tour featuring special guest Colton Dixon. Gokey will take his energetic and multigenre live show on the road for an 11-city tour that will kick off Sept. 30. The "Stand In Faith" tour is produced by Transparent Productions.
Country Music Association's 'CMA Summer Jam' airs Thursday, Sept. 2, on ABC
Thu, Jul 29th 2021 07:05 pm
Fresh off two nights of country music from the open-air Ascend Amphitheater in downtown Nashville, the Country Music Association and ABC announced "CMA Summer Jam" will air Thursday, Sept. 2 (8 p.m. EDT), on ABC. Filmed amidst the skyline of downtown, the three-hour, artist-curated primetime special will feature individual performances and collaborations from more than 20 of the biggest stars in country music.
$9.5 million facility planned for Saratoga Performing Arts Center
Wed, Jul 28th 2021 03:15 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Tuesday announced the official opening of The [email protected], a $9.5 million renovation project at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center, a world-class arts and culture destination located in Saratoga Spa State Park. Changes are intended to improve visitor services and create a new, four-season event space.
Don't be cruel; stop, collaborate & listen: Bobby Brown, Vanilla Ice headline outdoor show at Seneca Niagara
Mon, Jul 26th 2021 10:45 am
Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino will groove like never before, when "Hip Hop 'N Harmony," featuring Vanilla Ice, Bobby Brown, Blackstreet, All 4 One and Kool Moe Dee, hits the resort's outdoor stage on Friday, Sept. 17. Tickets go on-sale at 10 a.m. Friday, July 30, and start at $45.
Buffalo Sabres acquire Haag; schedule announced
Fri, Jul 23rd 2021 06:00 pm
The Buffalo Sabres have acquired defenseman Robert Hagg, a first-round pick in the 2021 NHL Draft (14th overall) and a second-round pick in the 2023 NHL Draft from the Philadelphia Flyers in exchange for defenseman Rasmus Ristolainen.
Q&A: Brothers Osborne set to bring authentic sound to Artpark
Fri, Jul 23rd 2021 10:40 am
On Aug. 3, Artpark will be a little bit country and a little bit rock 'n' roll. Award-winning, genre-bending Brothers Osborne ("Pawn Shop," "Port Saint Joe") will headline "Miller Lite Concerts in the Park."
Kingdom Bound artists return to Western New York, though festival is postponed to 2022
Fri, Jul 23rd 2021 09:55 am
Though the ministry was forced to postpone its festival another year, that doesn't mean Western New York will be without performances from those who fit the mold of the modern-day Kingdom Bound headliner.
Miranda Lambert to perform outdoor show at Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino
Fri, Jul 23rd 2021 09:40 am
Mark your calendars for the hottest date of the summer entertainment season: 106.5 WYRK and Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino are teaming up to present "An Evening with Miranda Lambert" on Saturday, Sept. 18. Tickets start at $95 and go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, July 30.
73rd Emmy Awards nominations announced as television Academy celebrates exceptional talent throughout industry
Tue, Jul 13th 2021 07:15 pm
Nominations for the 73rd Emmy Awards were announced Tuesday, recognizing a wealth of innovative storytelling, exceptional new programs, and a robust and diverse group of talent nominees.
Goo Goo Dolls announce hometown concert at KeyBank Center in Buffalo
Mon, Jul 12th 2021 03:40 pm
On Monday, Grammy-nominated, multi-Platinum-selling band Goo Goo Dolls announced a return home to Buffalo for a "momentous concert" at KeyBank Center on Saturday, Sept. 24, 2022. Produced by New Day Live, general on-sale tickets will be available beginning at 10 a.m. Friday, July 16. Ticket options will range from $29.50 to $99.50 and can be purchased via Ticket Master or the band's website.
Q&A: Amy Acker stars in Hallmark Channel's 'Crashing Through the Snow'
Wed, Jun 30th 2021 08:30 pm
Amy Acker is an in-demand talent - and the star of Crown Media's "Christmas in July" film "Crashing Through the Snow." This is the lone new entry airing in The Hallmark Channel's holiday movie marathon.
Amphitheater concerts return to Artpark; Fitz and the Tantrums: 'We are ready to get back and play shows after way too long of a break'
Fri, Jun 25th 2021 02:25 pm
Artpark & Company will continue to spotlight nature, art and community this season, while also welcoming concertgoers back to its famed grassy bowl.
Goo Goo Dolls release 'Rarities'
Fri, Jun 25th 2021 10:50 am
On Friday, Grammy-nominated, multi-Platinum-selling band Goo Goo Dolls officially released a brand-new compilation album, "Rarities." The retrospective collection of 20 songs spanning Goo Goo Dolls' career from 1995-07 is available in digital, vinyl and CD formats via Warner Records.
Nik Wallenda walks over D'Youville College campus
Fri, Jun 18th 2021 08:00 am
A couple days past the ninth anniversary of his walk across Niagara Falls, "King of the High Wire" Nik Wallenda took to the Western New York sky once more - this time to highlight a new medical resource for Buffalo residents.
$105 million in grant funding for nonprofit arts & culturals, artists
Tue, Jun 15th 2021 01:15 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced the availability of $105 million in critical arts and cultural funding through the New York State Council on the Arts, including a program to reinvigorate near-term live performances that opens for applications Wednesday. The grants will aid in the arts sector's multiyear recovery from COVID-19 and spur the revitalization of New York's creative economy, which fosters $123 billion annually in economic activity and supports more than 500,000 jobs statewide.
Goo Goo Dolls announce summer 2022 North American tour dates
Fri, Jun 11th 2021 12:30 pm
On Friday, four-time Grammy-nominated, multi-Platinum-selling band Goo Goo Dolls announced North American tour dates for summer 2022. Set to kick off July 26 at USANA Amphitheatre in Salt Lake City, Utah, the nationwide tour will see the band performing at notable outdoor venues including The Greek Theatre in Los Angeles and Red Rocks Amphitheatre in Colorado.
BPO's summer concert season brings live music to WNY communities
Fri, Jun 11th 2021 12:25 pm
On Thursday, the BPO stated, "Dedicated to providing beautiful music for the entire Western New York region and beyond, the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra announced a varied and exciting summer season that will once again bring live music to communities throughout Western New York, and shine the spotlight on smaller ensembles of its musicians."
Gabriel Iglesias returning to Erie County Fair grandstand
Wed, Jun 9th 2021 12:55 pm
Gabriel "Fluffy" Iglesias, one of America's most successful stand-up comedians, will bring his "Beyond The Fluffy World Tour" to the 181st Erie County Fair's Gusto Grandstand at 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 20.
NBCUniversal to present 7,000 hours of programming for Tokyo Olympics this summer
Tue, Jun 8th 2021 10:25 am
NBCUniversal on Monday announced it will present an unprecedented 7,000 hours of coverage of the Tokyo Olympics this summer by utilizing two broadcast networks, six cable networks, and multiple digital platforms, serving both English- and Spanish-language viewers, making it the biggest media event ever. The Games of the XXXII Olympiad will take place July 23-Aug. 8 in Tokyo, Japan.
 

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