5 explanations from comedians about Canadians in Hollywood
Since the first big breakthrough by Wayne & Shuster on the Ed Sullivan Show, Canadians have been comedy leaders in show biz, from the obvious to the obscure .
Thu Aug 28, 2014
NBC Bay Area
Joan Rivers Stops Breathing, Taken to NYC Hospital: Sources
Comedian Joan Rivers was taken to a Manhattan hospital after she stopped breathing while having throat surgery at a clinic in the city Thursday morning, multiple sources familiar with the situation say.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
In The Great Debate Over Beatles Vs. Elvis, Beatles are...
Now, fifty years after that iconic performance, John, Paul, George and Ringo, otherwise known as The Beatles, are America's favorite musician or band, moving up from a tie for third place in 2010.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Drum legend Terry Bozzio will roll into town with a big bang
Terry Bozzio may not be a household name, but chances are, you've marched to the beat of his drums over the years.
30 minutes that shook Milwaukee
As the 50th anniversary of the Fab Four's only Milwaukee appearance nears, Milwaukee Public Television launches a 30-minute documentary about the Beatles' half-hour performance at the Milwaukee Arena, Sept.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
The Walrus Was Wrong; Paul is Alive and Well
I got to see The Cute Beatle in person and I feel like I had an out-of-body experience.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Los Angeles Times
The Beatles' 1963 cover of Barrett Strong's 'Money' made rock 'n' roll history and here's why
Greil Marcus writes that he first heard the Beatles' revelatory version of "Money " in early 1964, just days after the group's appearance on "The Ed Sullivan Show," shown here.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Bremerton man headed to Iowa Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Fame
The year was 1963. As an 8-year-old boy, growing up in a small town in Iowa, Lance DeMers would watch his two older brothers as they played in a rock band.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Woo-hoo! For "The Simpsons"
When "The Simpsons" debuted on Dec. 17, 1989, "The Cosby Show," then in the last of its amazing five-season run as the nation's No.
Music legends perform at Canton's Village Theater
Anyone who grew up with the jukebox classics of the 1960s gets a chance to relive those musical notes at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 30, when the '60s Music Legends tour plays the Village Theater at Cherry Hill.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
The Beatles Hollywood Bowl 50th Anniversary
The iconic Hollywood Bowl has seen it's share of milestones having been the setting and backdrop of some amazing events.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Beatles 50th anniversary TV special wins Creative Arts EmmyA Award
"The Beatles : The Night That Changed America," the tribute special to celebrate the 50th anniversary of The Beatles' debut on "The Ed Sullivan Show," won a Creative Arts EmmyA Award from the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences at the ceremony held over the weekend, Variety reported Saturday.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
PR :: The Midnight Special Collector's Edition on DVD Sep 9
In the period between American Bandstand and MTV, several shows tried to bring rock 'n' roll to television.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
The Macon Telegraph
Grisamore: Always room for Elvis
It is the first door on the left as you walk down her hallway. In the house on a hill overlooking Gray Highway, Elvis is always in the building.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Did I miss an opportunity to see the Beatles in concert in 1964?
Maybe this was a missed opportunity and maybe not. I'll never know for sure. But in either case, I have thought about it a thousand or so times in the last 50 years.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
This week -- Published Aug. 7, 2014
The 49th festival concludes its two-week run. Soprano Shawnette Sulker performs Emmanuel Gounod's "Je veux vivre" from "Romeo and Juliet" and "Zerbinetta's Aria" from Richard Strauss' "Ariadne auf Naxos" at 7 p.m.; pianist Sara Davis Buechner and violin player Stephanie Chase join the orchestra at 7 p.m. Fri..
Wed Aug 06, 2014
The British are coming: the Summer of 1964
Fifty years ago, a wave of British performers began showing up on The Ed Sullivan Show following the dramatic and game-changing appearances by The Beatles.