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'Wonderful' Maggie Lawson promises shenanigans afoot in Hallmark Channel film 'My Favorite Wedding'
Thu, Jun 22nd 2017 12:00 pm
At the beginning of a recent phone interview with Maggie Lawson, her assistant said, "Hey, Josh, you're on with the wonderful Miss Maggie." His description wasn't wrong.
American Ballet Theatre superstar Misty Copeland set as guest judge on NBC's 'World of Dance'
Thu, Jun 22nd 2017 10:00 am
Ballet dancer extraordinaire Misty Copeland, the first African-American principal ballerina in the history of American Ballet Theatre, will be a guest judge on the July 18 and 25 episodes of NBC's new, high-rated competition series "World of Dance."
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum announces details for Shania Twain exhibition
Fri, Jun 16th 2017 09:05 pm
The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum will examine the life and career of five-time Grammy winner Shania Twain in its newest exhibit, "Shania Twain: Rock This Country," opening June 30.
WATCH: Tears for Fears acting on their best behavior at Artpark
Thu, Jun 15th 2017 05:10 pm
Tears for Fears might not rule the world, but they certainly reigned over Lewiston on Wednesday. Roland Orzabal and Curt Smith were in prime shape, singing and performing a slew of songs with the same vocal prowess, vim and vigor they displayed when first releasing their hits in the 1980s, '90s and early 2010s.
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/.
'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?"
The Judds set to release 'All-Time Greatest Hits'
Mon, Jun 5th 2017 02:50 pm
Together, Country Music icons Wynonna and Naomi Judd made musical history throughout their career, receiving eight gold and eight platinum records, selling over 20 million albums and scoring 20 Top 10 hits between 1984-90. Now, Curb Records is excited to bring fans the ultimate collection of those years together.
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.
'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.
Country duo Florida Georgia Line crush genre lines with 'The Smooth Tour,' coming to Darien Lake
Tue, May 30th 2017 10:25 am
History-making showstoppers Florida Georgia Line are ready to set this summer on fire with their must-see event of the season, as they bring "The Smooth Tour" to Darien Lake Performing Arts Center in Darien Center on June 16.
3rd annual Red Nose Day raises over $35 million for children in need
Fri, May 26th 2017 08:50 am
The third annual Red Nose Day took place Thursday, concluding a six-week campaign of activity across the country. The campaign raised at least $35 million to help children in need, and has now raised more than $95 million in its first three years in the U.S. The donation total was calculated after the broadcast finished airing on the West Coast.
Goo Goo Dolls announce release of new EP, 'You Should Be Happy'
Fri, May 12th 2017 02:50 pm
Multiplatinum, Grammy-nominated Goo Goo Dolls announce the release of their new, five-song EP, "You Should Be Happy," via Warner Bros. Records. The EP was recorded at EastWest studios in LA and produced by Drew Pearson (OneRepublic, Katy Perry), who first collaborated with the band on their previous release, "Boxes."
Artpark adds 'Big Bang' by Plasticiens Volants, William Close & The Earth Harp Collective
Tue, May 2nd 2017 11:35 am
For over four decades, Artpark has been a unique destination for new and experimental statements of art, nature and performance. In keeping with that idea this summer, Artpark & Company has announced a concert featuring two visually stunning outdoor spectacles: William Close & The Earth Harp Collective, and "Big Bang" by the French performance group Plasticiens Volants. The show will conclude the 2017 season on Saturday, Sept. 2.
Lifehouse signs with Webster Public Relations
Mon, May 1st 2017 12:55 pm
Webster Public Relations has announced the signing of rock band Lifehouse to its roster for publicity representation.
Reigning queen of country pop Shania Twain rocks Stagecoach; announces new single, 'Life's About To Get Good' & first album in 15 years
Mon, May 1st 2017 11:50 am
Global superstar and five-time Grammy Award winner Shania Twain rocked Stagecoach Saturday night, thrilling 75,000 music fans who made their way to Indio over the weekend.
Lea Michele's new album, 'Places,' available now
Fri, Apr 28th 2017 04:05 pm
Actress and singer Lea Michele releases her sophomore album, "Places," today, available to stream and purchase HERE. The 11-track album went straight to No.1 on iTunes' pop chart upon release and features the previously released "Love Is Alive," "Anything's Possible" and "Run To You."
Meet The Widow: Emily Beecham goes 'Into the Badlands' to build killer character
Wed, Apr 26th 2017 10:10 pm
Formerly known as Minerva, Emily Beecham's character earned this name following the death of her abusive husband - we're told at her hands. In the wake of her "loss," The Widow has recruited and mothered a group of "butterflies," trained female assassins every part as deadly as the clippers.
Tears for Fears books return engagement at Artpark
Mon, Apr 24th 2017 10:05 am
Artpark fans received welcomed news on Monday, as Artpark & Company announced a return engagement with Tears for Fears. The band will perform in the Outdoor Amphitheater on Wednesday, June 14. Tickets, starting at $17, go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday.
Powerhouse vocalist Rachel Platten headlines Fallsview entertainment this July
Wed, Apr 12th 2017 06:10 pm
Breakthrough double-platinum artist Rachel Platten makes a stop at Fallsview this July on her acclaimed North American "Wildfire Tour."
Marc Scibilia returns to WNY for April Iron Works gig
Tue, Apr 11th 2017 05:30 pm
Fresh from national TV and print campaigns, Grand Island's Marc Scibilia will perform at 8 p.m. Tuesday, April 18, inside Buffalo's Iron Works, 49 Illinois St. Doors open at 7 p.m. for the all-ages show.
WNY celebrities help HART
Sun, Apr 9th 2017 02:10 pm
The Lewiston Event Center was packed to its rafters on Saturday night, as the community came out to support the annual Home Assistance Referral Team at a celebrity bartending fundraiser.
DREAMCAR shares new song 'Born To Lie'
Fri, Apr 7th 2017 05:45 pm
DREAMCAR today released "Born To Lie", the expansive second track off their self-titled debut album, due out May 12 via Columbia Records. Watch the song's lyric video HERE.
Chris Hardwick to host 'The Red Nose Day Special,' as NBC expands celebration of Red Nose Day to 3-hour program block May 25 with top stars
Thu, Apr 6th 2017 12:00 pm
Celebrating Red Nose Day for the third year in a row, NBC has anchored a special night of programming on Thursday, May 25, with Chris Hardwick set to host the "The Red Nose Day Special" at 10 p.m. In addition, Academy Award winner Julia Roberts and other stars will partake in Red Nose Day-themed programming throughout the night that will both entertain viewers and give them an opportunity to make a difference in the lives of kids in need.
Erth's 'Dinosaur Zoo Live' headed to UB
Wed, Apr 5th 2017 08:10 pm
The Center for the Arts, University at Buffalo, presents Erth's "Dinosaur Zoo Live" at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, May 4. Tickets are $17 to $37. VIP tickets are also available (includes premium seating, pre-show meet and greet, and merchandise item) for $52.
Human Nature brings the greatest songs of all time to Niagara Falls, Ontario
Mon, Apr 3rd 2017 04:50 pm
After first touring behind their own songs, Human Nature has enjoyed a residency at The Venetian in Las Vegas for the better part of a decade. In Sin City, the foursome - Toby Allen, Phil Burton and brothers Andrew and Mike Tierney - has built a second career performing a century's worth of hit songs.
Depeche Mode's 'Spirit' debuts at No. 1 in multiple countries
Fri, Mar 31st 2017 06:55 pm
"Spirit," the 14th studio album from iconic, multiplatinum-selling musical pioneers Depeche Mode, debuted at No. 1 in multiple countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Poland, Belgium, Switzerland, Austria, Portugal and Denmark.
The Chainsmokers share new track, 'The One,' from upcoming debut album 'Memories...Do Not Open'
Wed, Mar 29th 2017 10:40 pm
Ahead of the release of their debut album, "Memories...Do Not Open," next month, Grammy Award-winning artist/producer duo The Chainsmokers have revealed their upcoming album's latest offering, "The One."
Scott Stapp brings new tour to The Riv
Mon, Mar 27th 2017 12:55 pm
The Historic Riviera Theatre and Performing Arts Center announces "Live and Unplugged: Scott Stapp of Creed" 2017 Tour with special guests Art OF Dying and Jeremy of Willet. The show is on stage at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 24.
'Kansas: Leftoverture 40th Anniversary Tour' headed to UB
Mon, Mar 27th 2017 12:00 pm
The Center for the Arts, University at Buffalo welcomes "Kansas: Leftoverture 40th Anniversary Tour" at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 24. Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, March 31.
Styx & REO Speedwagon, Gladys Knight headed to Seneca Niagara
Tue, Mar 21st 2017 11:45 am
The Seneca Niagara Events Center will rock with the Motown grooves of Gladys Knight on Saturday, June 10 (8 p.m.), and "A Night at the Disco" featuring The Village People, Sister Sledge, Rose Royce and The Trammps on Saturday, June 24 (8 p.m.) Then, the music will crank up when Seneca Niagara presents "United We Rock," a special outdoor concert featuring Styx and REO Speedwagon on Friday, Aug. 18 (7 p.m.).
George Benson & Kenny G bring 'Breezin' & Breathless' Tour to Seneca Alleghany
Mon, Mar 20th 2017 02:00 pm
World-renowned jazz superstars George Benson and Kenny G are teaming up for a historic co-headline touring event where each will perform songs from their career defining album as well as greatest hits.
Artpark, Funtime add Volbeat to outdoor concert series
Mon, Mar 20th 2017 10:25 am
The "Coors Light Concerts" series at Artpark adds Volbeat to the lineup for Saturday, May 20, in the outdoor amphitheater. The Volbeat concert joins the previously announced 311, New Politics and The Skints (July 10) show to the list of scheduled acts, both a part of WEDG-FM 103.3 "The Edge's" "Edgefest: The Series 2017."
Mandisa returns with 'Out Of The Dark'
Fri, Mar 17th 2017 03:40 pm
Grammy Award winner Mandisa's awaited fifth album, "Out Of The Dark" (Capitol CMG), will arrive on May 19. It's her first album in four years. To date, she has sold more than 1 million records.
Artpark partnering with Funtime Presents on 'Coors Light Concerts'; 311 first act announced
Mon, Mar 13th 2017 11:30 am
Artpark and Funtime on Monday announced the first concert of the new "Coors Light Concerts at Artpark" series scheduled for Artpark's Outdoor Amphitheater. 311 will appear in concert on Monday, July 10, at the Amphitheater stage as part of WEDG-FM 103.3 "The Edge" "Edgefest: The Series." Also on the bill will be special guests New Politics and The Skints.
Buffalo Museum of Science: Special concert event features Ron Hawkins
Thu, Mar 9th 2017 10:05 am
The Buffalo Museum of Science will present Ron Hawkins in a special concert event on Friday, March 24, in the auditorium.
'24: Legacy': Jimmy Smits looks to join the action
Mon, Mar 6th 2017 05:05 pm
Up until now on "24: Legacy," the action scenes have primarily involved Eric Carter (Corey Hawkins) and former Counter Terrorist Unit agent Rebecca Ingram (Miranda Otto). Together, they're working to stop a terrorist group's series of planned attacks.
Sheryl Crow to release first album for Warner Bros. Records, 'Be Myself,' on April 21
Sat, Mar 4th 2017 12:45 pm
Multiplatinum-selling singer, songwriter and musician Sheryl Crow will release a new album, "Be Myself," on April 21 via Warner Bros. Records.