United States Entertainment & Arts
Journey, Def Leppard teaming up for Comerica Park show
Musical Mayhem; list of concerts coming to Oklahoma
Meet the singer behind the original 'Pokemon' theme song
Review: Instructor up to no good in ‘The Teacher’
Country stars from Vegas festival to perform Grammy tribute
Are you ready for Fire and Fury the television show?
Rising country star Kane Brown announces Denver concert
Journey and Def Leppard returning to Des Moines for summer concert
2018-01-19 13:48:21 Def Leppard frontman Joe Elliott goes back to '70s England when asked who the best band ever is. (Dec. 19) Start stocking up on Aqua Net, Iowans, because a heavy dose of hair rock is headed to Iowa’s capital city this summer. Announced Friday, 1980s staples Journey and Def Leppard return to Des Moines on July 23 for a one-night, co-headlining show   Read More ...
What was the final year in the Obama White House like? This filmmaker was there.
2018-01-19 13:47:20 Calling all progressives: Who’s ready to relive the tsunami of dismay and stupefaction that came crashing down on Nov. 8, 2016? In case you’ve forgotten what the hangover after that presidential election felt like, there’s a new documentary to walk you through it all over again. Too soon? Set during the last 12 months of Barack Obama’s presidency, and centering on the day-to-day business of the administration’s foreign policy team — Secretary of State John F   Read More ...
Journey, Def Leppard team up for Comerica Park concert, U.S. tour
2018-01-19 13:46:28 The sound of '80s hit rock will sweep into Comerica Park this summer. Journey and Def Leppard will play the Detroit Tigers' ballpark on July 13, part of a 58-show tour that pairs two of that era's enduring names. The summer-long run is being officially announced this morning after several days of online buzz. Tickets for the Comerica Park show will go on sale to the general public at 10 a   Read More ...
Best-selling music: Carrie Underwood, Kenny Chesney
2018-01-19 13:46:19 Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about. Facebook Best-selling music: Carrie Underwood, Kenny Chesney Carrie Underwood tops iTunes singles with ‘The Champion,’ Kenny Chesney is No. 1 on the albums chart. Posted! A link has been posted to your Facebook feed.   Read More ...
Journey, Def Leppard teaming up for Comerica Park show
2018-01-19 13:08:34 The two rock titans will join forces at the Tigers’ home on July 13; tickets go on sale Feb. 9 Don’t stop believin’, and don’t stop pouring the sugar. Two of the 1980s biggest rock bands, Journey and Def Leppard, will team up at Comerica Park on July 13, promoters announced Friday. Tickets for the show go on sale at 10 a   Read More ...
Dolly Parton wins two Guinness World Records for her successful career
2018-01-19 13:08:25 Dolly Parton, the winner of countless awards over a career that spans decades, can now boast an accolade that precious few can. She currently holds two Guinness World Records for her chart-topping music. On Wednesday, the country music star was awarded the world record for “Most decades with a Top 20 hit on the US Hot Country Songs chart” as well as “Most hits on the US Hot Country Songs chart by a female artist   Read More ...
Musical Mayhem; list of concerts coming to Oklahoma
2018-01-19 12:45:34 concerts are like being woken up by someone throwing cold water on you except the water is a piece of life waking up your soul. Marilyn Manson – Jan. 27, a certain fan’s dream of seeing Manson live at the Brady Theater. Tobymac Hits Deep Tour – Jan. 30, the Christian hip hop recording artist comes back to the stage at Chesapeake Energy Arena   Read More ...
Def Leppard's entire catalog to stream beginning Friday
2018-01-19 12:45:05 Def Leppard has finally given Spotify, iTunes/Apple Music and Amazon and seven other digital music platforms the OK to Pour Some Sugar on listeners: The British hard rock act’s entire catalog will be available to stream on Friday. What took them so long? For one, streaming hadn't yet been invented when they signed their last record deal, and two, they weren't hurting for money   Read More ...
Maze Runner: The Death Cure | Audition | 20th Century FOX
2018-01-19 12:40:07 In the epic finale to the Maze Runner saga, Thomas leads his group of escaped Gladers on their final and most dangerous mission yet. To save their friends, they must break into the legendary Last City, a WCKD-controlled labyrinth that may turn out to be the deadliest maze of all. Anyone who makes it out alive will get answers to the questions the Gladers have been asking since they first arrived in the maze. In Theaters January 26, 2018 Director: Wes Ball Produced by: Ellen Goldsmith-Vein, Wyck Godfrey, Marty Bowen, Lee Stollman Catch up on the first 2 Maze Runner movies now: SUBSCRIBE: Connect with Maze Runner: The Death Cure Online: Visit the Maze Runner WEBSITE: Like Maze Runner on FACEBOOK: Follow Maze Runner on TWITTER: Add Maze Runner on INSTAGRAM: About 20th Century FOX: Official YouTube Channel for 20th Century Fox Movies   Read More ...
A Deep Dive Into the Brain, Hand-Drawn by the Father of Neuroscience
2018-01-19 12:39:55 It’s not often that you look at an exhibition with the help of the very apparatus that is its subject. But so it is with “The Beautiful Brain: The Drawings of Santiago Ramón y Cajal” at the Grey Art Gallery at New York University, one of the most unusual, ravishing exhibitions of the season. It presents 80 small notebook renderings in shifting combinations of ink and pencil by the Spanish neuroanatomist Santiago Ramón y Cajal (1852-1934) that are considered among the world’s greatest scientific illustrations   Read More ...
David Byrne, Fleet Foxes to play this year's Shelburne Museum Concerts on the Green series
2018-01-19 12:34:36 Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about. Facebook David Byrne, Fleet Foxes to play this year's Shelburne Museum Concerts on the Green series Legendary front man of Talking Heads and indie-rock heroes latest additions to Concerts on the Green schedule that includes dance-pop band Sylvan Esso. Posted! A link has been posted to your Facebook feed   Read More ...
David Byrne concert takes the road to nowhere - Vermont show is canceled
2018-01-19 12:34:15 Bob Dylan fans talk about the iconoclastic icon before his concert at the Shelburne Museum on Tuesday, June 20, 2017. GLENN RUSSELL/FREE PRESS. Well, that was fast. Even before tickets were due to go on sale Friday, Higher Ground has announced the cancellation of the David Byrne concert that had been scheduled for Aug. 1. “Due to the size and scope of David Byrne’s production,” Higher Ground announced Thursday afternoon on Facebook, “it was deemed that the show cannot be accommodated at Shelburne Museum   Read More ...
Chamber Music Society of Detroit launches new festival
2018-01-19 12:32:42 ROCHESTER HILLS, Mich. (AP) — The Chamber Music Society of Detroit is launching a new festival to be staged on the Oakland University campus. The organization's kicks off Oakland WinterFest on Friday with three days of concerts at the Rochester Hills school's Varner Recital Hall. The festival features the music of Brahms, Beethoven, Haydn, Dvorak, and Ives. Artists include Trio Solisti, the Aeolus Quartet, soprano Ann Toomey, pianist Tian Tian and violist Yuri Gandelsman   Read More ...
Charlie Hunnam for A Million Little Pieces
2018-01-19 12:32:39 Charlie Hunnam has joined the cast of 'A Million Little Pieces'. The 'Sons of Anarchy' star famously turned down the role of Christian Grey in the 'Fifty Shades of Grey' movie, directed by Sam Taylor-Johnson, but the pair will now work together on the big screen adaptation of James Frey's bestselling book about battling addiction, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Charlie will play the brother of the lead character, 23-year-old alcohol and drug abuser James, a role that has already been filled by Sam's husband Aaron Taylor-Johnson   Read More ...
Ryan Coogler compares Black Panther to James Bond
2018-01-19 12:32:32 Ryan Coogler said 'Black Panther' is the James Bond of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. The 31-year-old filmmaker helmed the latest installment of the MCU - which sees Chadwick Boseman star as Prince T'Challa aka Black Panther - and when Coogler was approached by Marvel Studios to direct the project was left very excited when bosses told him their vision for the character was for him to be like a superhero 007   Read More ...
Samuel L. Jackson was robbed of Jurassic Park death scene by hurricane
2018-01-19 12:32:29 Samuel L. Jackson revealed his character's death in 'Jurassic Park' was supposed to be shown in the film. The 69-year-old actor played chief engineer John 'Ray' Arnold in Steven Spielberg's iconic 1993 blockbuster , but the character was brutally killed by one of the escaped dinosaurs off-screen and only his dismembered arm was found by Dr. Ellie Sattler - played by Laura Dern   Read More ...
Robert Redford addresses Weinstein, Me Too at Sundance
2018-01-19 12:32:26 Sundance Institute founder Robert Redford did not shy away from addressing the elephants in the room — Harvey Weinstein and the #MeToo — Thursday at the Sundance Film Festival, saying that the fallen executive is not "going to stop the show." Both the lingering shadow of Weinstein, who long lorded over the indie film festival, and the Me Too movement dominated conversation at the historically tame opening day press conference in Park City, Utah   Read More ...
Top-selling albums don't mean an album of the year win
2018-01-19 12:32:12 Michael Jackson's "Thriller" was the biggest-selling album of all time, and it was richly rewarded by the Recording Academy, earning a then-unprecedented eight trophies, including album of the year in 1984. Other best-selling albums have also been crowned with the top Grammy, including Santana's "Supernatural," ''Rumors" by Fleetwood Mac and Adele's "21." But having a popular album doesn't guarantee a Grammy win for album of the year — sometimes, not even a nomination   Read More ...
Arts startup Meow Wolf joins entertainment venture in Nevada
2018-01-19 12:32:06 SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The New Mexico-based startup company for immersive art installations known as Meow Wolf announced Thursday a new retail and entertainment venture slated for Las Vegas. Meow Wolf said it has signed on as a tenant in an entertainment complex that will offer live music, festivals, corporate events and e-sports video game tournaments, adjacent to retail and dining options   Read More ...
Rolling down Rosecrans in Compton, L.A. hip-hop's Main Street
2018-01-19 12:18:02 Like Sunset Boulevard and rock or Beale Street and the blues, Compton’s Rosecrans Avenue — described in song by producer-rapper DJ Quik as “a long-ass avenue that goes from the beach to the streets” — conjures a musical essence beyond the pavement itself. If Compton is the heart of L.A. hip-hop, Rosecrans is its pulse. Rosecrans has played a role as an incubator for essential L   Read More ...
Study to examine noise impact of NHMS concert series
2018-01-19 12:06:12 LOUDON — A study will be done at New Hampshire Motor Speedway to examine how to best control noise from an upcoming concert series. Residents from both Loudon and Canterbury have been vocal in their opposition to the concert. Their main concerns were about lighting, traffic and sound — issues they say they deal with already during other events held at the track such as the NASCAR Cup Series races   Read More ...
Forever young Paul Rudd named Hasty Pudding Man of the Year
2018-01-19 12:03:31 CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Paul Rudd, the versatile and forever young actor and screenwriter who stars in "Ant-Man" was named 2018 Man of the Year by Harvard University's Hasty Pudding Theatricals on Thursday. Rudd, 48, will get his pudding pot during a roast at Harvard on Feb. 2. "He has starred in indies, mainstream films, acclaimed and often heartfelt comedies, and now he currently plays one of Marvel's biggest (and smallest) superheroes," the oldest collegiate theatrical organization in the nation announced   Read More ...
Teaching Activities for: ‘Meet Your Art Twin: A 400-Year-Old With an Oily Complexion’
2018-01-19 10:07:11 Photo Before reading the article: Have you heard about — or seen — the new Google Arts and Culture app? If so, what do you know? Do you know anyone who has downloaded the app and matched their photo to an image from the world of art? Have you done it yourself? If so, what were the results? What happened to Ross W   Read More ...
Ricky Martin accidentally hears reporter’s fangirl freak-out on live TV
2018-01-19 10:05:58 CHICAGO – Chicago-based feature reporter Ana Belaval is a huge Ricky Martin fan. And now, the singer/actor knows it, too. During a WGN Morning News satellite interview with Martin, where he talked about his new show "The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story," Belaval had the opportunity to ask Martin a question about his recovery efforts in Puerto Rico. Like Martin, Belaval is a Puerto Rico native and has been invested in the country's progress since Hurricane Maria   Read More ...
2018 Screen Actors Guild Award Nominees Recall Their Most Memorable Auditions
2018-01-19 10:04:35 In order to land the role of Queen Elizabeth II in the acclaimed Netflix drama, Foy had to audition multiple times — while heavily pregnant. "It was slightly odd, I was five months pregnant when I got sent [the script], and all the time I was thinking, 'This is never going to happen.'" Foy recalled in a W Magazine screen test   Read More ...
The Best Style Moments from Nominated SAG Awards Shows and Movies
2018-01-19 10:04:30 Their homes are gorgeous, their school drop-off outfits are designer, but it was the ladies of Monterey's commitment to their Audrey Hepburn costumes at the local school fundraiser that will go down as the chicest moments on the show. Seeing Tonya's rhinestone-bedazzled costumes and scrunchies is like looking into a time capsule of the '90s and reminded us that her on-ice outfits are almost as legendary as her performances   Read More ...
Meet the singer behind the original 'Pokemon' theme song
2018-01-19 09:42:41 If you watched TV in the 90's, you've heard the voice of Jason Paige. He's been heard in your home a thousand times, with national jingles like LEGO, Bounty, Pepto Bimol, Coke, Subway, Taco Bell, and the U.S. Army. But the vocal artist is undoubtedly most known for the theme song for the immensely popular 90's animated show Pokemon. The Japanese anime, based on a series of popular video games for the original Gameboy, had made headlines after inadvertently causing seizures in Japan due to it's strobing visuals, and was due to make its way west   Read More ...
New Mom Kim Kardashian Ends Her Day with a Snap of Herself Atop a Rolls-Royce in Her Underwear
2018-01-19 09:05:42 Kim Kardashian West is going to bed in style. The KKW beauty mogul, 37, ended her busy day of social media posts and clapbacks late Thursday evening with an Instagram photo of herself reclining on a silver Rolls-Royce. “Good night,” Kardashian West captioned the photo, wearing nothing but white Calvin Klein high-waisted underwear and a white sports bra while showing off her toned legs   Read More ...
VH1 Sued for James R.'s Use of 'Bad Girl' Track on 'Love & Hip Hop'
2018-01-19 08:49:22 EXCLUSIVE James R. -- a newcomer on this season of "Love & Hip Hop" -- jacked a song that doesn't belong to him and is trying to pass it off as his own -- including on the show ... according to a new suit. Music producer Luis Vargas is going after James R. and Viacom -- which owns VH1 -- claiming 'L&HH' used his song "Bad Girl" on 2 episodes of season 8 so far   Read More ...
Kim Kardashian and Kris Jenner Win Big Victory in Blac Chyna's E! Lawsuit
2018-01-19 08:49:12 EXCLUSIVE Blac Chyna just got nailed by the judge in the lawsuit she's filed against Kim Kardashian and Kris Jenner ... the judge has tentatively agreed to dismiss them entirely from her lawsuit claiming the Kardashians torpedoed her reality show. Chyna's lawyer, Lisa Bloom, squared off in court Thursday with Kardashian lawyer Shawn Holley. Holley was gunning for the judge to get her clients dismissed from the case, and the judge saw her point   Read More ...
Kim Kardashian's NOT Dropping Baby Name Hints with Louis Vuitton Posts
2018-01-19 08:49:09 Exclusive Details The name of Kim and Kanye's third child remains a mystery but, despite juicy Internet speculation, it has NOTHING to do with Louis Vuitton. We're told Kim's Instagram post of the iconic Louis Vuitton print Wednesday that whipped fans into a frenzy was meant to honor Kim Jones, not drop a baby name hint. We're told Jones -- LV's menswear designer since 2011 -- showed his latest collection on the runway Wednesday night, so Kim K's post was simply a shout-out   Read More ...
Dolly Parton earns two Guinness World Records day before 72nd birthday
2018-01-19 08:34:31 Dolly Parton is now the best in the world — twice. The legendary country singer earned two Guinness World Records, one for most decades with a Top 20 hit on the US Country Songs chart, and another for the most hits on the U.S. Hot Country Songs chart by a female artist. Parton, who turns 72 on Friday, earned her first top 20 entry with “Something Fishy” in 1967   Read More ...
Peter Wyngarde, actor who helped inspire 'Austin Powers' movies, dead at 90
2018-01-19 08:34:21 LONDON — Longtime British television and stage star Peter Wyngarde, best known for his role as the detective Jason King in the 1970s, has died. He was 90. His manager Thomas Bowington said Thursday the actor died Monday in Chelsea and Westminster hospital in London after an illness that lasted several months. "His mind was razor sharp until the end," Bowington told The Associated Press   Read More ...
James Franco will attend SAG Awards on Sunday
2018-01-19 08:27:18 Franco, who recently won a Golden Globe for his role in "The Disaster Artist" (which he also directed), is nominated for the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role. There was speculation as to whether Franco would attend after he skipped last week's Critics' Choice Awards, where he won the award for best actor in a comedy   Read More ...
SAG Awards get ready for #MeToo close-up
2018-01-19 08:27:04 Following a Golden Globes that made headlines with its Time's Up theme, the Screen Actors Guild is leaning into that discussion with its annual presentation Sunday. Yet with several more star-studded ceremonies to come, questions linger as to how well Hollywood's awards apparatus can juggle serving as a rallying point for that movement with its more prosaic, self-congratulatory business. Even before the Globes, which were punctuated by Oprah Winfrey's rousing speech, SAG -- Hollywood's largest guild, representing 160,000 performers and journalists -- had announced plans for an all-female presenter lineup   Read More ...
Cardi B surpasses Beyoncé on the charts
2018-01-19 08:26:57 Cardi B has five hit singles on Hot R&B/Hip-Hop songs chart The rapper is one of only three performers ever to do so The breakout rapper has surpassed Beyoncé as the first woman to have five Top 10 singles simultaneously on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop songs chart. The former reality star was tied with Beyoncé before with four singles on the chart   Read More ...
Preview: This Crew Is A Trip | Season 1 Ep. 4 | LA TO VEGAS
2018-01-19 08:11:20 Catch an all-new episode of LA TO VEGAS on TUE at 9/8c on FOX! Subscribe now for more LA To Vegas clips: Catch full episodes now: Like LA To Vegas on Facebook: Follow LA To Vegas on Twitter: Follow LA To Vegas on Instagram: Like FOX on Facebook: Follow FOX on Twitter: Add FOX on Google+: From executive producers Will Ferrell (“Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy,” “Elf”), Adam McKay (“The Big Short”), Lon Zimmet (“Unbreakable Kimmie Schmidt”) and Steve Levitan (“Modern Family”), LA TO VEGAS is a single-camera ensemble comedy about an airline crew and the eccentric passengers who, every weekend, take the roundtrip flight from Los Angeles to Las Vegas with one goal in mind – to come back a winner   Read More ...
From Amber Rose to Queen Latifah: Celebs Who Underwent Breast Reduction Surgery
2018-01-19 08:07:18 The model, who has long wanted to undergo the procedure, shared she was going through with it on Instagram in January 2018. "My Breast Reduction surgery is tmrw," she wrote, adding several emojis to explain her current state of mind. In a second photo, she detailed her feelings, writing, "I’m really scared and really excited at the same time." The decision to have a breast reduction has long been in the works for the mother of one   Read More ...
Funny Film Stars Who Proved They Could Also Bring the Drama
2018-01-19 08:07:03 CHANNING TATUM. We may always remember Tatum for his ab-baring moves in Magic Mike or his hilarious performance in , but the actor showed off another side to himself in 2014's Foxcatcher, opposite Steve Carell. "We would talk about everything but what the scene was about just to get us off what we were doing," Tatum said of his and Carell's technique in between takes of the film   Read More ...
Madonna's Children Create Their Own Dance to s 'Rewrite The Stars'
2018-01-19 08:06:44 Madonna will not have too look far for new backup dancers if she ever goes on tour. The “Material Girl” singer, 59, shared a sweet video of three out of her six kids dancing to The Greatest Showman‘s “Rewrite The Stars,” sung by Zac Efron and Zendaya. Her 12-year-old son David Banda danced with his twin sisters, 5-year-olds Estere and Stella on Thursday night   Read More ...