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ABC reveals 'American Idol' live show rollout, announces momentous coast-to-coast simul-vote
Mon, Mar 18th 2019 01:45 pm
"American Idol" is set to kick off its iconic live performances and America's vote from Los Angeles starting Sunday, April 14 (8-10 p.m. EDT, live-to-tape episode), on The ABC Television Network.
Bad Company returns to Artpark with Paul Rodgers & Simon Kirke
Mon, Mar 18th 2019 11:40 am
One of the most acclaimed bands of the classic rock era, Bad Company with Paul Rodgers and Simon Kirke, will perform at the Artpark Amphitheater Aug. 20 as part of "Tuesdays in the Park presented by M&T Bank." Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, March 22.
ABC welcomes 'Whammy' back to TV with all-new episodes of classic game shows 'Card Sharks' & 'Press Your Luck' set for production
Thu, Mar 14th 2019 01:25 pm
ABC Entertainment has picked up fan-favorite game shows "Press Your Luck" and "Card Sharks" for a return to television. The Fremantle-produced game shows will go into production this spring with, as ABC said, "exciting updates that everyone in the family will enjoy."
Jeremy Camp's life to be subject of feature film; singer heads to WNY as part of 'HITS DEEP' Tour
Wed, Mar 13th 2019 05:55 pm
Following the success of their 2018 film, "I Can Only Imagine," the Erwin brothers are set to bring Jeremy Camp's story to the big screen next year. "I Still Believe" is set to bow March 20.
National Comedy Center officially designated as US cultural institution dedicated to comedy
Wed, Mar 13th 2019 11:40 am
The National Comedy Center was formally designated Tuesday as the nation's official cultural institution dedicated to the art form of comedy. In a bipartisan show of support, both the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives passed this bill in February, and the president signed it into law this week, recognizing the Center as the "Official National Comedy Center of the United States."
NBC renews drama series 'The Blacklist' for season 7
Mon, Mar 11th 2019 05:00 pm
Season to date "The Blacklist" is averaging a 1.2 rating in adults 18-49 and 7.3 million viewers overall in "live plus seven day" ratings from Nielsen Media Research. It's been a strong performer in delayed viewing, growing by 119 percent, going from "live plus same day" to L+7 Nielsens in adults 18-49 (from a 0.57 rating to a 1.25) and by 3.4 million persons (3.9 million to 7.3 million).
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.
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.
Dun na na na, dun na na na, chic chic: '90210,' a 6-episode event series, to air on FOX
Wed, Feb 27th 2019 04:45 pm
Jason Priestley, Jennie Garth, Ian Ziering, Gabrielle Carteris, Brian Austin Green and Tori Spelling, the original stars of "Beverly Hills, 90210," the groundbreaking teen drama that defined Southern California life, are set to return to FOX, the network they called home for the entire decade of the 1990s, in a six-episode event series, "90210." Chris Alberghini and Mike Chessler ("90210," "Awkward") will write and executive-produce "90210." The series is scheduled to air this summer.
#OneChicago: 'Chicago' dramas back for more as NBC renews all 3 series for 2019-20 season
Wed, Feb 27th 2019 03:55 pm
Following the success of its all-"Chicago" Wednesday night lineup, NBC has renewed all three of its Windy City dramas - "Chicago Med," "Chicago Fire" and "Chicago P.D." - for the 2019-20 season.
2-hour documentary 'The Show Must Go On: The Queen + Adam Lambert Story' on ABC
Tue, Feb 26th 2019 02:25 pm
On the heels of Queen and Adam Lambert's show-stopping opening performance at the Oscars on Sunday, Lincoln Square Productions has acquired the U.S. television rights to a documentary from Miracle Productions on the iconic band and their new regular frontman, Lambert.
ABC's 2019 Oscars telecast grows by 3.1 million viewers, 13% in adults 18-49
Mon, Feb 25th 2019 02:10 pm
ABC's 2019 telecast of "The Oscars" on Sunday attracted an average audience of 29.6 million total viewers and a 7.7 rating in adults 18-49, based on Nielsen's live + same day "fast national" ratings.
Bethel Music partners with Fathom Events to bring 'Bright Ones' to cinemas nationwide
Mon, Feb 25th 2019 12:50 pm
Bethel Music's Bright Ones will bring its first ever feature film of the same name to cinemas nationwide this spring for a special one-night event. Presented by Fathom Events, families will be able to enjoy the film in more than 700 select movie theaters on April 22 - including Regal Transit Center 18 Plus Imax, 6707 Transit Road, Williamsville.
NBC Sports Group to acquire, exclusively operate All-American Bowl
Mon, Feb 25th 2019 12:50 pm
NBC Sports Group on Monday announced the acquisition of the All-American Bowl, the nation's premier high school football game, from All American Games LLC. Effective immediately, NBC Sports will become the exclusive owner, operator and multiplatform media rights holder of the annual high school football showcase, which features the country's top 100 players.
Buffalo Sabres acquire Brandon Montour from Ducks
Sun, Feb 24th 2019 08:30 pm
The Buffalo Sabres on Sunday announced the team acquired defenseman Brandon Montour from the Anaheim Ducks in exchange for defenseman Brendan Guhle and a first-round pick in the 2019 NHL Draft.
Dierks Bentley's 'Burning Man Tour' rolls through summer, visits Darien Lake
Tue, Feb 12th 2019 01:55 pm
After hosting sold-out crowds across Canada during the launch of his 2019 "Burning Man Tour," multi-Platinum singer/songwriter Dierks Bentley is extending the full-throttle run into the summer with 31 additional dates.
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.
61st Grammy Awards: JoAnn Falletta takes home third Grammy
Mon, Feb 11th 2019 11:20 am
Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra music director JoAnn Falletta took home a third Grammy at the 61st Grammy Awards for a recording with the world-renowned London Symphony Orchestra. Falletta and producer Tim Handley were nominated for Best Classical Compendium for the recording of "Fuchs: Piano Concerto 'Spiritualist'; Poems Of Life; Glacier; Rush."
Round 2: Stars line up to take Oscar stage
Mon, Feb 11th 2019 11:20 am
A second wave of stars is headed for the Oscars stage on Sunday, Feb. 24. Academy Awards producer Donna Gigliotti and co-producer and director Glenn Weiss announced 13 more Hollywood luminaries will celebrate the year in movies.
Festival of Praise 'The Vintage Tour' brings soul-stirring lineup to Shea's Buffalo Theatre
Tue, Feb 5th 2019 12:15 pm
The Festival of Praise Tour will make its way to Shea's Buffalo Theatre on Friday, March 22.
Artpark's 'Tuesday' schedule to kickoff with Sammy Hagar's 'Full Circle Jam Tour'
Mon, Feb 4th 2019 08:05 pm
Artpark & Company will kickoff the 2019 "Tuesdays in the Park presented by M&T Bank" concert series on June 4 with a mega show: Sammy Hagar's "Full Circle Jam Tour" featuring Michael Anthony, Vic Johnson and Jason Bonham. Special guest Night Ranger will open.
Stars line up for Oscars
Mon, Feb 4th 2019 01:20 pm
Oscar producer Donna Gigliotti, and co-producer and director Glenn Weiss announced the first round of presenters for the Academy Awards. The show will honor a slate of nominees - from blockbusters to independent films - and embrace the diversity of the global movie-going audience.
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.
BPO celebrates classical greats, rock legends, Broadway songstress Kristin Chenoweth, lively performances for youth, and 'Florida Friends' tour in second half of the season
Mon, Jan 21st 2019 11:25 am
After a break following a bustling holiday season in which the BPO performed for more than 25,000 people at 13 separate concerts, the orchestra returns for a second half of quality entertainment, classical masterworks, and hidden gems.
Grammy nominees Camila Cabello, Cardi B, Dan + Shay, Post Malone, Shawn Mendes, Janelle Monáe, Kacey Musgraves to perform on 61st annual Grammy Awards
Thu, Jan 17th 2019 01:10 pm
The Recording Academy has announced the first group of artists to perform on this year's 61st Annual Grammy Awards. Taking the stage on "Music's Biggest Night" will be current nominees Camila Cabello, Cardi B, Dan + Shay, Post Malone, Shawn Mendes, Janelle Monáe, and Kacey Musgraves. Live from Staples Center, and hosted by Alicia Keys, the 61st Annual Grammy Awards will be broadcast live on the CBS Television Network, Sunday, Feb. 10 (8 p.m. ET).
'Road to WrestleMania': See stars of WWE's 'Smackdown' live in Buffalo
Tue, Jan 15th 2019 04:40 pm
The "blue brand" is coming to town. "WWE Road to WrestleMania" will make a stop at KeyBank Center in Buffalo at 5 p.m. Sunday, March 24. The show will feature the "Smackdown" roster.
Emmy Award-winning 'So You Think You Can Dance' will return for 16th season on FOX
Mon, Jan 14th 2019 02:45 pm
FOX has renewed the Emmy Award-winning dance competition series "So You Think You Can Dance" for a 16th season. From Industrial Media's 19 Entertainment and dick clark productions, "So You Think You Can Dance" will return this summer on FOX.
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, or by calling 888-223-6000.
Patrick Mahomes & Chiefs face Andrew Luck & Colts in AFC Divisional Playoff Saturday on NBC
Thu, Jan 10th 2019 02:35 pm
NFL touchdown pass leader Patrick Mahomes and the AFC's No. 1 seed Kansas City Chiefs (12-4) host Andrew Luck and the No. 6 Indianapolis Colts (11-6) in the NFL Divisional Playoffs from Kansas City's Arrowhead Stadium this Saturday, Jan. 12, at 4:30 p.m. ET on NBC. Coverage begins at 3 p.m. with a special 90-minute playoff edition of "Football Night in America," the most-watched studio show in sports.
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.
'Mental Samurai,' the first-ever obstacle course for the mind, to premiere Tuesday, Feb. 26, on FOX
Thu, Jan 10th 2019 02:30 pm
"Mental Samurai," a new competition series that pushes every aspect of human intelligence and mental agility, debuts Tuesday, Feb. 26 (9 p.m. ET/PT), on FOX. Hosted and produced by Rob Lowe, from A. Smith & Co. Productions, Warner Horizon Unscripted & Alternative Television and Apploff Entertainment, the show is the first-ever obstacle course ... for the mind.
NBC: Eagles-Bears NFC Wild Card thriller is TV's most-watched show since Super Bowl LII
Mon, Jan 7th 2019 08:15 pm
NBC Sports' presentation of the Philadelphia Eagles' down-to-the-wire 16-15 victory over the Chicago Bears in Sunday's NFC Wild Card game is television's most-watched show since Super Bowl LII on NBC (Feb. 4, 2018), with a total audience delivery (TAD) of 36.4 million viewers across television and digital, according to fast national live plus same day data from Nielsen, and digital data from Adobe Analytics.
Empire State Development congratulates 4 New York-based productions winning 2019 Golden Globe Award
Mon, Jan 7th 2019 02:05 pm
Empire State Development on Monday congratulated four New York-based productions that won awards during the 76th Annual Golden Globe Awards ceremony on Sunday. The productions generated an estimated $222.5 million in spending and created 9,854 hires across the state.
'Aretha! A Grammy Celebration for The Queen of Soul' set to take place Jan. 13 at The Shrine Auditorium
Thu, Jan 3rd 2019 04:55 pm
CBS, the Recording Academy, AEG Ehrlich Ventures and Clive Davis will pay tribute to the legendary career of 18-time Grammy winner and 2008 MusiCares Person of the Year honoree Aretha Franklin by presenting "Aretha! A Grammy Celebration for The Queen of Soul."
2019 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic on NBC delivers best viewership for event in 4 years
Thu, Jan 3rd 2019 01:00 pm
NBC Sports' presentation of the 2019 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic (1-4:30 p.m. ET) across NBC, NBC and the NBC Sports app averaged a total audience delivery (TAD) of nearly 3 million viewers (2.968 million), making it the most-watched Winter Classic in four years - up 20 percent compared to last year's game - according to Fast National Data from Nielsen, and digital data from Adobe Analytics.
NBC Sports Group & PK Subban partner to produce TV special, original digital series
Wed, Jan 2nd 2019 04:20 pm
NBC Sports Group and Nashville Predators star and entrepreneur P.K. Subban have agreed to a first-of-its-kind content partnership to produce a television special and an original digital series, both parties announced. This is the first time NBC Sports Group has struck a content agreement with an active player, and the first such deal for Subban's production company, PeeK Productions.
NBC's 'Sunday Night Football' on pace to be TV's #1 primetime show for unprecedented 8th consecutive year
Wed, Jan 2nd 2019 04:20 pm
NBC recently concluded its 13th season of "Sunday Night Football," posting a 7 percent viewership increase from last year, and once again pacing to finish as primetime's No. 1 TV show in all key metrics for an unprecedented eighth consecutive year - adding to its record for the most consecutive years atop the charts (since 1950), based on official live plus same day data provided by Nielsen.
Chevel Shepherd named season 15 champion of 'The Voice'
Thu, Dec 20th 2018 12:30 pm
Chevel Shepherd, a 16-year-old female country artist from Farmington, New Mexico, was crowned champion of "The Voice." The popular young singer from Team Kelly earned coach Kelly Clarkson her second consecutive "Voice" win on the four-time Emmy Award-winning musical competition series.
Switchfoot releases instant grat track, 'All I Need,' from new album 'Native Tongue'
Tue, Dec 18th 2018 04:55 pm
As anticipation rises for Switchfoot's forthcoming album, "Native Tongue," the Grammy Award-winning rock band releases the third instant grat track, "All I Need," to fans who pre-order the album.
NPR's 'Tiny Desk' concert with Amy Grant unveiled
Mon, Dec 17th 2018 02:50 pm
Grammy Award-winner Amy Grant recently stopped by the famed concert series NPR's "Tiny Desk" to share a collection of holiday music, including "To Be Together," "Tennessee Christmas" and "Jingle Bells." Of her "fabulous four-decade career," NPR Music noted, "you not only hear an artist progress - from '80s synth-pop to lush string arrangements to a contemporary Nashville sound - but as a person, as her own feelings and faith surrounding the season evolve with a mixture of melancholy and cheer."

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