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Sunday | MacLeans

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 .


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, In Living Color, Action Movies, Comedy Movies, Ace Ventura: Pet Detective, Comedy, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Celebrities, Jim Carrey, Animated TV

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.


Related Topix: Entertainment, The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson, Television

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Sys-Con Media

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.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Willie Nelson, Country

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.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Symphony, Arts, San Francisco Symphony, Classical, Electronic, Frank Zappa & the Mothers of Invention, The Mothers of Invention, Pop/Rock


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.


Related Topix: Milwaukee, WI, Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Entertainment, Television, South Milwaukee, WI

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Morning Journal

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.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Paul McCartney, Children TV, Animated TV, The Beatles, Entertainment, Television, Comedy Movies, I Wanna Hold Your Hand, Pop/Rock

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.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Beatles, John Lennon, Ringo Starr, Celebrities, Paul McCartney, Entertainment, Television, Children TV, Animated TV, Opinion

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Bremerton Patriot

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.


Related Topix: Bremerton, WA, Entertainment, Television

Thu Aug 21, 2014

NBC Chicago

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.


Related Topix: Animated TV, The Simpsons, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, The Cosby Show, Drama, Recreational Vehicle, Award

Hometown Life

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.


Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Pop/Rock, The Vogues, Entertainment, Television, Plymouth, MI

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.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television

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.


Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Children TV, Animated TV, The Beatles, Celebrities, Paul McCartney, John Lennon, Pop/Rock, Short, Music!

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.


Related Topix: The Midnight Special, Entertainment, Television, Pop/Rock, The Beatles, August, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Reo Speedwagon, Rock-N-Roll

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.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Elvis Presley, Entertainment, Television, Macon, GA, Bibb County, GA

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

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.


Related Topix: Animated TV, Children TV, The Beatles, Entertainment, Television, Blog News, Canada,

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..


Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Sonora, CA, Stockton, CA, Conway Twitty, Country, Entertainment, Television

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.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Comedy Movies, Get Yourself a College Girl, The Dave Clark Five, The Searchers