Okay, so this is awkward. During a congressional hearing at the end of last week, Florida Representative Curt Clawson addressed two senior US government officials as if they were representing the government of India.
The officials, from the State...
Beyonce and Jay Z hit the road in June with their On The Run Tour, and they've been going pretty much non-stop.
So when they've got some downtime between shows, it stands to reason they'd like to relax.
Over the weekend, Beyonce did that, laying...
Looks like Comic-Con was the place to be last week.
All sorts of trailers were released and enjoyed by convention attendees , including this one for the season premiere of Family Guy that has the Griffins traveling to Springfield and meeting the...
Talk about sibling rivalries. Kim and Khloe Kardashian don't appear to like each other a whole lot.
Especially not in this clip from Keeping Up With the Kardashians.
In it, Khloe's trying to book a flight out of Thailand to get away from a family...
Last week, Pharrell's new tune, "Come Get It Bae," made a splash and ended up at the top of a lot of music charts right after its release.
The biggest question: what does "bae" mean? The overwhelming sentiment was that it meant "baby."
Guess who turned 50 on Saturday?
And to celebrate her half-century mark, US Weekly put together a list of what they consider to be her top five films:
The Blind Side
Hey, if you are looking for an AWESOME weekend getaway that is perfect for just about everyone. You've got a family, you want to go somewhere w/ friends or even a getaway w/ your honey, Corpus Christi has Good Times for all! Ted, Huey and I have had...
It was Batman Day earlier this week, to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the creation of the Caped Crusader.
What better way to help celebrate than to have Zack Snyder – the director of the in-the-works Batman vs. Superman – tweet out a...
You've seen the Jib-Jab videos. The ones where you can take the heads of yourself and others and insert them into a preprogrammed animated greeting card that will have you appearing as an elf at Christmas or a leprechaun on Saint Patrick's Day and...
A Minnesota man was removed from a Southwest Airlines flight in Denver for taking to Twitter to voice a complaint about the service he'd received at the gate.
He didn't like that the clerk at the gate wouldn't allow his entire family to board at the...
You've probably heard of Sharknado. The made-for-TV movie was something of a hit last summer on the Syfy network.
In it, waterspouts pull sea water filled with sharks out of the ocean and dump both into the streets of Los Angeles, wreaking havoc. It...
A four-year-old in Connecticut has been banned from the Doughnut Inn for being rude.
Here's the story. The kid asked a larger woman if she was pregnant. Innocently. He actually asked if she had a baby in her belly. He's four years old.
Below you will see the exact walking routes I will be taking each day....... We will be starting each day at 9am... If you do see us on the road please be careful... BUT... Cheer us on! Thank you again for all your support!
THANK YOU for your donations! To the local Austin businesses like SockWork and its founder Mario for your sock and fiscal donations....
To Dustin owner of NorthSide Fitness in Cedar Park for his time and pationets in...
The trailer – some would call it long-awaited, some would say what the heck is that? – for 50 Shades of Grey has been released. And it's hard to tell if it's gangbusters or a fizzled firecracker.
Lots of teasing – presenting...
Big talk this morning was the steamy trailer for Fifty Shades of Grey starring Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson (Don Johnson's & Melanie Griffith's daughter) who play leads Christian Grey and Anastasia Steele. Coming out Valentine's Day...
On September 7, the New York Yankees will be honoring Derek Jeter on his impending retirement at Yankee Stadium.
On that same day, the Show Palace – a gentleman's club in Queens – is offering free admission and two free lap dances to...
The surviving members of Monty Python gathered on stage for the last time – so far – over the weekend, ending a ten-night run at London's O2 Arena.
Their last bit of business was to sing "Always Look on the Bright Side of Life," a...
Hard to believe, but this year marks the 30th anniversary of the release of Ghostbusters.
Some call it the Number One Comedy of All Time. I don't know about that, but it sure was a funny movie.
Interestingly, it seems to have weathered the test of...
Pharrell's new video was released yesterday. The follow-up to "Happy" is titled "Come Get It Bae."
The tune is catchy enough in a repetitious sort of way, and the video is fine, featuring a variety of models dancing for Pharrell's movie camera. Miley...
2015 E Riverside Dr. Austin, TX 78741
July 31st @ 8:00 p.m.
Tickets on sale.
Us The Duo “No Matter Where You Are” Michael and Carissa Alvarado were living on opposite sides of the country when they stumbled across each other in 2011. They started writing together and built up a following on YouTube. They got married (here's the proposal video) a year later, but it wasn’t until they started posting covers and medleys on Vine in 2013 that their music really started to take off. Using the hashtag #6secondcovers, they did renditions of popular Taylor Swift and Michael Jackson songs. After just a couple of months, they had 3.1 million Vine subscribers! Check out their song "No Matter Where You Are" here!
New Politics will be the opener for the Fall Out Boy & Paramore-Monumentour 2014. With a string of Top 10 singles, platinum albums and countless sold out shows around the globe, both bands have proven that they deliver fans the absolute best live concert experience around. Shows will feature astonishing stage set-ups and well-known setlists from both groups. The exclusive tour announcement from the bands can be seen at http://youtu.be/tVWowXll98A. Click here for more info.
Sarah McLachlan is one of the most celebrated singer songwriters in entertainment with over 40 million albums sold worldwide. She is an eight-time Juno Award winner (Canada) and a three-time Grammy Award winner. McLachlan's landmark fifth album, the 10x-platinum SURFACING, contained two Grammy Award-winning tracks: "Building a Mystery" and "Last Dance.
Frank Erwin Center
1701 Red River St, Austin, TX 78701
August 3rd 2014
Tickets on sale on May 9th at 10 a.m.!
Grammy Award-winner Michael Bublé returns to Austin with a show at the Frank Erwin Center Aug. 3 Touring in support of his new No. 1 selling release, “To Be Loved,” Michael Bublé has been called “one of the most likeable performers on Earth.” Bublé’s current tour is his biggest stage production to date and sold out 40 cities in 2013. His stage show is propelled by a string of smash hits including “Close Your Eyes,” “It’s a Beautiful Day,” “Haven’t Met You Yet,” “Home” and “Everything,” along with Bublé’s distinctive interpretations of classics like “You Make Me Feel So Young” and “Young at Heart.” Click here for more information.
OneRepublic released their debut set Dreaming Out Loud in 2007. The album included the smash single “Apologize,” which shattered digital sales and airplay records worldwide. The band’s sophomore album, 2009’s Waking Up, produced three singles: “All the Right Moves,” “Secrets” and “Good Life.” OneRepublic released their third studio album, Native, in March 2013 where it debuted at No. 4 on the Billboard Top 200 chart. The set includes hits “If I Lose Myself,” “Feel Again” and “Counting Stars,” which reached #1 at Top 40 radio and was recently featured in a Bud Light commercial that aired during the Super Bowl. Special guests Christina Perri and Jamie Scott will be opening for the show. For more info click here.
801 Red River St, Austin, TX 78701
August 30th 2014
Tickets on sale April 24th
Passenger is coming to Stubb's Bar-B-Q on Saturday, August 30th. Tickets on sale Friday (4/25) at 10am. Passenger formed in Brighton, England, as a collaboration between singer/songwriter Mike Rosenberg and composer Andrew Phillips. Working out of Phillips' studio, the duo recorded the songs that would become 'Wicked Man's Rest,' Passenger's debut album. Passenger (band) would make it's way to SXSW Fest in ATX in 2008. By 2009, the band went different directions w/ Mike Rosenberg keeping 'Passenger' as himself. It wasn't until Passenger released his 5th album 'All The Little Lights' that featured the single 'Let Her Go' that nationwide attention happened in 2013. Thanks to the Big Game Budweiser commerical starring a dog and a horse made 'Let Her Go' climb up to #1 on the Adult Pop charts.
Los Lonely Boys
The Backyard Live Oak Amphitheater
13801 Bee Cave Parkway Bee Cave, TX 78738
Saturday August 30, 2014
Tickets on sale Saturday July 12, 2014 at 10:00 A.M.
The concert will feature headliner, Los Lonely Boys, a sibling trio who hale from San Angelo, Texas and whose music draws equally from rock, blues, Tex-Mex, Conjunto, and Tejano. The Peterson Brothers Band, a blues and soul outfit will start off the event, followed by Alex Ruiz, lead singer and frontman of bands, The Night Mothers and Chingon, and the Texas Tornados, a fusion of Tejano, rock, and country.
Jason Mraz and very special guests Raining Jane will perform a special acoustic show in support of their new album “YES!”, containing songs about love, friendship, healing, hope, and consciousness. Click here for more info.
The first leg of the 2014 MECHANICAL BULL TOUR was a resounding success. The Hollywood Reporter attended the sold-out Madison Square Garden show and exclaimed, “The throngs of mostly 20 somethings seemingly knew the words to every song. The concert was exemplary," while the Detroit News enthused, “The show was a muscular, high-end production. Click here for more information.
Alamodome100 Montana St, San Antonio, TX 78205
September 21st 2014
Tickets on Sale Now
"One Direction – Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, Liam Payne, Harry Styles and Louis Tomlinson – formed in 2010 and have since amassed a loyal fan base and fame all across the globe. It has been an incredible year for the boys, as they took home a BRIT Award, three Billboard Music Awards, six TEEN CHOICE Awards, three MTV EMAs, two 2013 American Music Awards and a moonman for Best Song Of The Summer at the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards. With two albums to date, UP ALL NIGHT and TAKE ME HOME, the boys have sold more than 35 million records worldwide and have achieved a total of 67 #1's (including albums). One Direction made their movie debut in 2013 with their global No. 1 box office hit 3D concert movie, ’One Direction: This Is Us.” Their new album, MIDNIGHT MEMORIES, which includes the worldwide smash hit, ’Best Song Ever” and the current hit single, ’Story Of My Life,” is available now: http://smarturl.it/MidnightMemoriesiT." Click here for more information.
Austin City Limits Music Festival 2014
2100 Barton Springs Road, Austin, TX 78704
October 3rd-5th & October 10th-12th
Tickets on sale!
ACL Music Festival 2014 will be at Zilker Park!! Over 130 artists from across the world will perform at this event along with local foods and vendors will be there! The line-up headliners include artists Eminem, Pearl Jam, Outkast, Skrillex, Beck, Calvin Harris and much more! Click here to see entire line-up!!