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Switchfoot & 'Their Fantastic Traveling Music Show' to make WNY stop
Tue, Jun 18th 2019 01:30 pm
Grammy Award-winning rock band Switchfoot announced "Their Fantastic Traveling Music Show" is coming to 26 cities this fall. Produced locally by Kingdom Bound Ministries, the tour will visit Rochester's Roberts Wesleyan College on Friday, Oct. 18. Tickets will go on sale later this week.
Shania Twain headlining Las Vegas residency
Mon, Jun 17th 2019 12:30 pm
One of music's most renowned trailblazers and the top-selling female country artist of all-time, Shania Twain, is returning to the Las Vegas Strip with Shania Twain "Let's Go!" The Vegas Residency, opening at Zappos Theater at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino on Friday, Dec. 6.
Pandora welcomes Skillet to 'billionaires club' as 'Feel Invincible' goes Platinum
Fri, Jun 14th 2019 04:15 pm
Certifications continue to roll in, as Skillet gears up for the debut of their newest, "Victorious" (Aug. 2, Atlantic Record). The multi-Platinum-selling supergroup joined Pandora's "billionaires club" with more than two billion streams. The rarity is reserved for those totaling over a billion spins on the popular platform throughout an artist's career. The distinction places Skillet in the company of other Pandora billionaires, including John Legend, Fleetwood Mac and Keith Urban.
Grace VanderWaal announces summer headlining 'Ur So Beautiful' Tour
Tue, Jun 11th 2019 11:00 am
Fresh off her main support slot on Florence + The Machine's "High As Hope" Tour, award-winning singer/songwriter Grace VanderWaal has announced her summer U.S. headline tour. The 23-city "Ur So Beautiful Tour" starts at the Railbird Festival in Lexington, Kentucky, on Aug. 10, and will make stops in major cities across the U.S. including New York City, Los Angeles and Chicago.
M&T Bank's Plaza Event Series celebrates 50th season
Mon, Jun 10th 2019 12:00 pm
This year, M&T Bank celebrates the 50th season of the Plaza Event Series, which is believed to be the longest-running free concert series of its kind in the U.S. The 11-week series starts at noon June 10.
The Chainsmokers release new single, 'Call You Mine,' featuring Bebe Rexha
Sat, Jun 1st 2019 09:50 am
Grammy Award-winning artist/producer duo The Chainsmokers on Friday released new single "Call You Mine" featuring Bebe Rexha via Disruptor Records / Columbia Records. Listen HERE.
Fairground Saints release new song, 'Mary'
Sat, Jun 1st 2019 09:50 am
Fairground Saints - the buzzing California-bred and Nashville-based trio comprised of Elijah Edwards, Meg McAllister and Mason Van Valin - released their new song, "Mary," on Friday. Produced by Marshall Atman and written by the band, the energetic track features Mason's smooth vocals at the forefront and the band's entrancing three-part harmonies.
Lewiston: Hibbard's Original Frozen Custard celebrates 80 years with a (big) bang: New flavor, partnership with Barenaked Ladies
Fri, May 17th 2019 03:15 pm
In celebration of Hibbard's 80th anniversary this summer, the iconic original frozen custard stand is unveiling a new flavor, appropriately named "Big Barenaked Bang." The custard features a Hibbard's original recipe made with a coffee base, espresso beans, and pieces of dark chocolate.
'I Can Only Imagine': MercyMe booked for Buffalo
Mon, May 13th 2019 09:00 pm
Buffalo, Pittsburgh, Charlotte, Louisville, Tulsa, Austin and Forth Worth are among the stops planned for the fall continuation of the "Imagine Nation Tour." Multi-Platinum-selling MercyMe will spearhead the run alongside fellow Grammy nominee Crowder and GMA Dove nominee Micah Tyler.
Skillet launches 'Victorious' on Aug. 2
Wed, May 8th 2019 02:15 pm
Every victory merits a theme song, and victory is exactly what multi-Platinum, two-time Grammy-nominated rockers Skillet hail as they partner with Billboard to announce the soundtrack to triumph on their 10th full-length album.
Jonas Brothers book Buffalo concert date
Wed, May 1st 2019 05:15 pm
After building overwhelming anticipation, Grammy-nominated, multi-Platinum powerhouse trio Jonas Brothers announced the details of their 40-city "Happiness Begins Tour" this summer and fall with special guests Bebe Rexha and Jordan McGraw. The announcement coincided with the launch of the pre-order for the band's comeback album, "Happiness Begins," as well as the launch of an official online merch store.
Silversun Pickups to perform at RiverWorks
Mon, Apr 29th 2019 03:50 pm
Silversun Pickups, on the heels of announcing their awaited return with new album "Widow's Weeds" (June 7, New Machine Recordings), confirmed new tour dates for June and July. The band will perform July 14 at Buffalo Riverworks.
Amy Grant in concert this fall at Riviera Theatre
Tue, Apr 16th 2019 02:45 pm
The Riviera Theatre and Latshaw Productions welcome Amy Grant to North Tonawanda at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 17. Reserved seating tickets range from $52-$82 and go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, April 26.
Early voting live for 2019 K-LOVE Fan Awards; Lauren Daigle to headline kickoff concert
Mon, Apr 15th 2019 07:30 pm
Now through April 21, listeners are given the opportunity to personally choose the nominees for the 2019 K-LOVE Fan Awards. The fan-selected nominations will be unveiled on May 13. Visit klovefanawards.com to vote early.
Celine Dion to perform in Buffalo
Wed, Apr 3rd 2019 06:55 pm
One of the most immediately recognized and widely respected superstars in pop music history, Celine Dion, announced today she will embark on her "Courage World Tour," set to kick off in the fall and visit KeyBank Center at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 5.
Artpark announces new Strawberry Moon Festival featuring Sam Roberts Band, A Tribe Called Red, Alan Doyle, Thunderhead Joe & The Medicine Show
Tue, Apr 2nd 2019 04:25 pm
Artpark & Company will present a new music festival that celebrates the beginning of a new season and the unification of communities through music, dance and art. The Strawberry Moon Festival will be held from 3-11 p.m. Saturday, June 22, in the Artpark Amphitheater.
Guess Who's coming back to Artpark? Burton Cummings set to return July 2
Mon, Apr 1st 2019 12:40 pm
Rock legend Burton Cummings and special guest Andre-Philippe Gagnon will perform in the Artpark Amphitheater on July 2 as part of "Tuesdays in the Park presented by M&T Bank." Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday.
Join the 'Love Train': Artpark to welcome The O'Jays with special guest Average White Band
Mon, Apr 1st 2019 10:45 am
Legendary soul/R&B group The O'Jays will bring their "The Last Word" Tour with special guest Average White Band to the Artpark Amphitheater on June 18 as part of "Tuesdays in the Park presented by M&T Bank." Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday.
Netflix's original series 'Stranger Things' returns to Universal Studios Hollywood, Universal Orlando Resort with all-new 'Halloween Horror Nights' mazes
Wed, Mar 27th 2019 08:35 pm
Netflix's supernatural thriller, "Stranger Things," returns to "Halloween Horror Nights" 2019 at Universal Studios Hollywood and Universal Orlando Resort, debuting all-new mazes inspired by seasons two and three of the critically acclaimed series.
Buffalo to welcome Phil Collins
Thu, Mar 21st 2019 12:00 pm
One of the world's most acclaimed hitmakers, with over 100 million record sales and an unstoppable catalogue of No. 1 albums, Phil Collins returns to Buffalo this fall.
Kane Brown to headline Gusto Grandstand at 180th Erie County Fair
Thu, Mar 21st 2019 12:00 pm
The Erie County Agricultural Society on Thursday announced Kane Brown was added to the 2019 Gusto Grandstand lineup at the 180th Erie County Fair. Brown will take to the stage at 8 p.m. Monday, Aug. 12. General admission tickets will be priced at $55; reserved seats are $75/$90, and go on sale to the general public at 10 a.m. Thursday, March 28.
Midland, Howard Jones, Neil Sedaka slated to perform at Fallsview this June
Tue, Mar 5th 2019 01:50 pm
Fallsview Casino Resort presents a jam-packed June entertainment lineup, including Grammy Award-nominated trio Midland, British '80s contemporary musician Howard Jones plus special guests Men Without Hats & All Hail the Silence, and esteemed pianist Neil Sedaka.
The Hollywood Vampires announce spring tour dates
Mon, Mar 4th 2019 02:50 pm
The Hollywood Vampires - featuring Alice Cooper, Joe Perry and Johnny Depp - announced spring 2019 tour dates. The band, which previously performed at Rock In Rio and the 2016 Grammy Awards in addition to U.S. and EU/UK tours last year, will play several shows on the West Coast in May. All dates are below.
Artpark to welcome Sarah McLachlan
Mon, Mar 4th 2019 11:00 am
Multi-Platinum singer-songwriter Sarah McLachlan will perform at the Artpark Mainstage Theater on July 31, joined by the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra. Indoor reserved seat tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, March 8 at 10am.
Gabriel Iglesias to bring 'Beyond The Fluffy World Tour' to 180th Erie County Fair
Thu, Feb 28th 2019 05:10 pm
Gabriel "Fluffy" Iglesias, one of America's most successful stand-up comedians, will bring his "Beyond The Fluffy World Tour" to the 180th Erie County Fair's Gusto Grandstand at 8 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 10. General admission tickets are $28, with reserved seats $55 and $40.
Whitesnake to rock Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino on May 18; Billy Ray Cyrus headed to SAC
Tue, Feb 19th 2019 02:40 pm
One of the hardest-rocking bands in history is back on the road and headed to Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino. Whitesnake will bring its "Flesh & Blood World Tour" to the Seneca Niagara Events Center at 8 p.m. Saturday, May 18. Tickets go on sale at noon Friday, Feb. 22.
Buffalo to welcome The Chainsmokers with special guests 5 Seconds of Summer & Lennon Stella
Tue, Feb 12th 2019 01:55 pm
Grammy Award-winning artist/producer duo The Chainsmokers have announced their massive "World War Joy" North American headline arena tour for fall. Multi-Platinum band 5 Seconds of Summer, who is featured on The Chainsmokers' latest single "Who Do You Love," will join all dates, along with rising pop star Lennon Stella, who is opening the show.
'The Passage' is smart, eerie, fun (plus vampires); Jamie McShane interview
Mon, Feb 11th 2019 06:15 pm
From the characters to the plot to the fight scenes and the music playing in the background, everything about FOX's new series "The Passage" is stylish and cool.
FOX renews 'The Simpsons' for unprecedented 31st & 32nd seasons
Wed, Feb 6th 2019 06:35 pm
Making history yet again, "The Simpsons" has been renewed for its 31st and 32nd seasons on FOX, by which time, the series will have produced 713 episodes.
Buffalo Sabres team up with Bald For Bucks, Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center
Fri, Feb 1st 2019 06:00 pm
The Buffalo Sabres announced the team will partner with the Bald for Bucks initiative and Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center throughout the month of February to raise funds to support critical cancer research and patient-care programs.
FOX reveals a second season of TV's #1 new show 'The Masked Singer'
Wed, Jan 30th 2019 03:55 pm
FOX is renewing the new celebrity competition series "The Masked Singer," this season's No. 1 new series and No. 1 unscripted show, which captivated a massive audience of more than 17 million multiplatform viewers for its debut episode.
Reunited +LIVE+ in top form with new music, tour; Ed Kowalczyk interview
Fri, Jan 25th 2019 06:30 pm
Everyone knows the saying, "absence makes the heart grow fonder." In the case of '90s hitmakers +LIVE+, a seven-year breakup actually made the four Pennsylvania rockers better at what they do - onstage and in the studio.
Newsboys United reveal 'Greatness Of Our God' with history-making debut single
Fri, Jan 25th 2019 06:15 pm
"Greatness Of Our God," the debut single from Christian music supergoup Newsboys United, bows today from FairTrade Services. Penned by Colby Wedgeworth, Bryan Fowler and Ethan Hulse, and co-produced by Peter Furler and Geoff Duncan, the song is hitting Christian radio formats around the country this week and is now available to stream/buy.
Third Eye Blind & Jimmy Eat World 2019 tour stops at Artpark on July 3
Fri, Jan 25th 2019 12:10 pm
Third Eye Blind and Jimmy Eat World bring their "Summer Gods Tour" to the Artpark Outdoor Amphitheater at 6 p.m. Wednesday, July 3, as part of the "Coors Light Concert" series. Ra Ra Riot will serve as the opening act.
Oscars: 91st Academy Award nominations announced
Tue, Jan 22nd 2019 01:55 pm
Actor-comedian and Oscar-nominated writer Kumail Nanjiani and actress/producer/director Tracee Ellis Ross announced the 91st Oscars nominations today, live from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' headquarters in Beverly Hills.
The Who to perform in Buffalo
Mon, Jan 14th 2019 12:10 pm
The Who announced they will bring the "Moving On!" tour to KeyBank Center on Thursday, May 9. Tickets for the 8 p.m. go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, Jan. 18. Prices range from $67.50 to $333.50 (includes $4.50 facility fee) and can be purchased at the KeyBank Center box office, online at www.tickets.com, or by calling 888-223-6000.
Q&A with 'Blindspot' star Ashley Johnson
Fri, Jan 11th 2019 07:55 pm
NBC's "Blindspot" gave fans a pre-Christmas gift in the form of a midseason finale stocking-stuffed with story setups normally reserved for the season-ender.
Music's biggest stars honor 'King of Rock 'N' Roll' in 'Elvis All-Star Tribute'
Thu, Jan 10th 2019 04:10 pm
The music industry's biggest stars, including Yolanda Adams, Kelsea Ballerini, Dierks Bentley, Alessia Cara, Mac Davis, John Fogerty, Josh Groban, Adam Lambert, John Legend, Little Big Town, Jennifer Lopez, Post Malone, Shawn Mendes, Pistol Annies, Darius Rucker, Ed Sheeran, Blake Shelton, Carrie Underwood and Keith Urban, will take the stage for NBC's "Elvis All-Star Tribute" on Sunday, Feb. 17 (9-11 p.m. ET/PT).
Disney Channel orders 2nd season of high-flying animated series 'Star Wars Resistance' for fall
Thu, Jan 10th 2019 02:30 pm
Disney Channel has ordered a second season of the high-flying animated series "Star Wars Resistance" for a fall 2019 premiere. The series follows Kazuda Xiono ("Kaz"), a young pilot recruited by the Resistance for a top-secret mission to spy on the growing threat of the First Order.
Chicago tops April concert schedule at Fallsview
Tue, Jan 8th 2019 11:50 am
Fallsview Casino Resort presents a dynamic lineup of entertainers in April, including rock legacy Chicago, Grammy Award winner BJ Thomas and a-cappella sensation Straight No Chaser.
 

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