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1 hr ago | 96.1 The Rocket

George Harrison: Box Set & You Create a Video Contest

With next Tuesday's release of the new George Harrison box set, The Apple Years 1968-75, comes a contest for his fans to create a video for his 1970 song, "What Is Life," which was on his first post-Beatles album, All Things Must Pass. Five finalists will be chosen by Universal Music and Genero TV with each receiving a copy of the box set.


Related Topix: Short, Pop/Rock, George Harrison

5 hrs ago | I4U Future Technology News

Lesley Ann Warren will view Broadway Cinderella Play

She has appeared on Telly Land in the form of the delicate and lucky Cinderella . But, Lesley Ann Warren , will be sitting pretty in the audience and watching a Broadway version of the play soon.


Related Topix: Animation Movies, Comedy Movies, Family, Drama Movies, Musical Movies, Lesley Ann Warren

Tue Sep 16, 2014

Actors Co-Op Presents the Mystery of Edwin Drood at the Crossley Theatre, Now thru 10/26

Actors Co-op announces its first show in its 2014-2015 season with an immersive and environmental production of the five-time Tony Award-winning Broadway musical "Whodunit," THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD, book, music and lyrics by Rupert Holmes , choreography by Julie Hall, musical direction by Jake Anthony and directed by Stephen Van Dorn . THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD will begin previews tonight, September 17 and Thursday, September 18 at 8pm and will open on Friday, September 19 at 8pm and run through Sunday, October 26 at the Actors Co-op Crossley Theatre, 1760 N. Gower St. in Hollywood.


Related Topix: Los Angeles, CA, Hollywood (Los Angeles, CA), Tony Awards, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Drama Movies, Where the Truth Lies, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Theater, Arts


Celebrated Entertainer Tony Bennett to Perform at Belterra Casino Resort Friday, Nov. 14

Belterra Casino Resort will host a performance by iconic entertainer Tony Bennett 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 14, in the CenterStage Showroom. Tickets can purchased at Belterra's my choice Center and online at .


Related Topix: Jazz, Tony Bennett, Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Music, Grammy Awards, Recreational Vehicle, Award

Alamogordo Daily News

Miley Cyrus date barely makes court appearance

The young homeless man who accompanied Miley Cyrus to the MTV Video Music Awards arrived 45 minutes late for his arraignment on a charge that he violated his probation in Oregon. Polk County Judge Monte Campbell was just about ready to wrap up the court calendar Tuesday when Jesse Helt's lawyer announced that his client was downstairs.


Related Topix: MTV Video Music Awards, Stamford, CT


Did Ariana Grande throw major shade at fans?

Ariana Grande is apparently still charming people with her down-to-earth, deferential attitude that has made her America's new sweetheart. Actually, the 21-year-old singer and former Nickelodeon star is working hard to tick off the last percentage of the Western Hemisphere that still thinks she's OK.


Related Topix: Dance, Ariana Grande, Pop/Rock, MTV Video Music Awards, Inglewood, CA

Access Hollywood

Kerry Washington Speaks Out On Domestic Abuse

In fact, it was the day before news outlets were looping security camera images of the NFL running back punching out his then-fiancee Janay Palmer that the "Scandal" actress was filming a public service announcement about a rarely discussed component of domestic violence known as financial abuse. "For many, many of those cases - 98 percent of those cases - the financial abuse is what keeps a woman trapped," Washington said.


Related Topix: Scandal, Entertainment, Television, Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law, Ray, Short, Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Kerry Washington

The Indianapolis Star

Kevin Kline (cente) accepts his honorary degree from IU

Indiana University honors actor Kevin Kline The Academy Award-winning actor returned to his alma mater on Monday to receive an honorary doctoral degree. Check out this story on BLOOMINGTON, Ind.


Related Topix: The Big Chill, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Celebrities, Kevin Kline, Bloomington, IN, Brown County, IN

NBC Bay Area

Streisand Sings With Fallon on "Tonight"

On Monday's episode of "The Tonight Show," the one and only Barbra Streisand sang a medley of songs with Jimmy Fallon in her first U.S. late-night talk show guest appearance in over 50 years. Streisand and Fallon sang tunes off of her album "Partners," the talk show host filling in for duet partners featured on the record.


Related Topix: Duets, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Blake Shelton, Country, Entertainment

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Music Review: Pugwash - 'A Rose In A Garden Of Weeds: A Preamble Through The History Of Pugwash.'

If you're a North American like me, odds are you've never heard of an Irish band called Pugwash. But if you hail from the U.K. or Australia, it's possible one or more of your favorite albums might be Almond Tea , Almanac , Jollity , Eleven Modern Antiquities , or The Olympus Sound .


Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home, Short, Pop/Rock, The Beatles, John Lennon, The Beach Boys, Music, Entertainment

Mon Sep 15, 2014


The 5 Most Damning Things We Learned From Robin Thicke's Deposition

If you've been living under a rock, don't own a radio or a television, or have somehow been lucky enough to remain blissfully ignorant of the recent shenanigans of singer Robin Thicke , you've been missing out on some truly bizarre behavior. In March 2013, Thicke's song "Blurred Lines" hit the radio airwaves and quickly rose to the top of the Billboard charts, eventually becoming the second best-selling song of 2013.


Related Topix: Dance, Pop/Rock, Robin Thicke, Hip-Hop, MTV Video Music Awards

Make the official video for George Harrison's song 'What Is Life'

To celebrate the release of the "George Harrison: The Apple Years '69 - '75" box set, Olivia and Dhani Harrison, in association with Genero.TV , are running a competition for filmmakers to make a video for the song "What Is Life." Five finalists will be chosen by Universal Music and and will win a copy of "The Apple Years" box set.


Related Topix: Short, Pop/Rock, George Harrison


Yoko Ono Brings the John Lennon Educational Tour Bus to...

"I love you and I'm so glad that I'm here today," Yoko Ono told an auditorium full of elementary schoolers, teachers, and special guests at New York City's Patrick Henry Prep this morning. The 81-year-old visited the East Harlem school along with the John Lennon Educational Tour Bus, a mobile studio that's gone around the world since 1998, letting kids learn about songwriting, recording, and music videos, with many getting the opportunity to lay down their own tracks.


Related Topix: Short, Pop/Rock, John Lennon, Family, Kids, Berklee College of Music

Los Angeles Times

George Clooney to receive Golden Globes' Cecil B. DeMille Award

George Clooney will receive the honorary Cecil B. DeMille Award at the Golden Globes next January. The Hollywood Foreign Press Assn.


Related Topix: The Descendants, Short, Comedy Movies, Er, Drama Movies, ER, Soap Opera, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Thriller, Crime Movies, Golden Globe Awards, Family, Syriana, Adventure, O Brother, Where Art Thou?


Gucci Mane Pleads Guilty to Assault

Gucci Mane arrives at the 2010 MTV Video Music Awards at NOKIA Theatre L.A. LIVE on September 12, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. Fulton County District Attorney's spokeswoman Yvette Jones says the 34-year-old rapper, whose real name is Radric Davis, pleaded guilty Monday to hitting a man in the head with a vodka bottle March 16, 2013, in a nightclub's VIP section.


Related Topix: Gucci Mane, MTV Video Music Awards

Business Journal

Tune in for live coverage of NBJ's inaugural Women in Music City Awards

The corridor connecting the Country Music Hall of Fame to the Omni Nashville Hotel has clothing items of famous musicians on display. The Nashville Business Journal newsroom is heading downtown tonight to cover the NBJ's inaugural Women in Music City awards, a night dedicated to local business women making a difference in Nashville's $9.8 billion music industry.


Related Topix: Billboard Music Awards

Salisbury Journal

X Factor Platt: I'm scared of Scary

X Factor hopeful Lauren Platt has confessed Scary Spice Mel B was the judge who made her the most nervous. The 16-year-old from Essex impressed at the arena auditions with her rendition of Whitney Houston's How Will I Know with the former Spice Girl telling her "I'm so excited right now I could slap you.


Related Topix: Whitney Houston, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Hairspray, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies

104.7 WTUE

Bmannzzz Rock Buzzz

Ringo Starr and some of his All Starr Band members will perform at a special free event on September 21st outside of the John Varvatos store in The outdoor performance will be part of a two-hour celebration scheduled to coincide with the International Day of Peace. The All Starr Band's brief set will feature one hit by each main member of the group who will be on hand, including Toto's Steve Lukather and Mr. Mister's Richard Page.


Related Topix: Ringo Starr, Pop/Rock, Steve Lukather, Fashion, Fall, The Rolling Stones, Sympathy for the Devil, U2

Daily Reporter

1965 'Cinderella' star to attend Broadway version

In this May 31, 2013 file photo, actress Lesley Ann Warren arrives at the 10th Annual Inspiration Awards in Los Angeles. Warren, who starred in the 1965 television version of A a A"CinderellaA a A is slated to attend the Broadway production of A a A"Rodgers & HammersteinA a a s CinderellaA a A and join the cast during the curtain call for an encore performance of A a A"Ten Minutes Ago.A a A Warren, who starred in the 1965 television version of "Cinderella," is slated to attend the Sept.


Related Topix: Animation Movies, Comedy Movies, Family, Drama Movies, Musical Movies, In Plain Sight, Entertainment, Television, Lesley Ann Warren, Recreational Vehicle, Award, Celebrities, Easy-Listening, Julie Andrews

Flash Special: a Streetcar Named Desire Brings Its Magic To Movie Theaters

Magic One of the most iconic and oft-revived plays of all time, A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE has been entertaining audiences around the world for nearly 70 years, thereby proving the timelessness of the tale and the prescient nature of the eloquent, evocative poetry populating the Tennessee Williams text. Without a doubt, audiences from the very start have warmed to the abundant charms of the passionate, complex story of a Southern belle on the verge of a nervous breakdown, her compassionate sister and the imposing, magnetic brute who enraptures them both.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, A Streetcar Named Desire, Magic, Horror Movies, Thriller, Theater, Celebrities, Marlon Brando, Arts, Vocal, Ann-Margret