Moses Brown is a college prep school in Providence, Rhode Island.
Yesterday, as Blizzard Juno bore down on the Northeast, promising up to two feet of snow and more for the region, MB's Head of School, Matt Glendinning, announced that there would...
For the 12th year in a row, the folks at EA Sports - makers of the Madden NFL video games - have played out the Super Bowl on their game.
They plugged in the Seattle Seahawks and New England Patriots, and the winner is...
Well, maybe I shouldnt...
Olivia Culpo, who represented the USA in the Miss Universe Pageant in 2012 and who took home the crown, was in attendance for the 2015 pageant this weekend.
She was on the arm of her boyfriend, singer Nick Jonas, and he posted this picture to his...
Some people are meant to have children.
And then there's JWoww - aka, Jenni Farley, Snooki's Jersey Shore pal.
Last week, she and her husband thought it would be cute to figure out which of them their daughter Meilani more closely...
A contestant on Jeopardy committed a hip-hop faux pas, confusing Azealia Banks with Iggy Azalea.
Ordinarily, that wouldn't be a big deal. Easy enough to confuse them based on the common-sounding names.
Except the two are sworn enemies....
The Dropkick Murphys, the Irish punk rock band out of Boston, made their feelings very clear on Twitter yesterday.
Wisconsin's governor, Scott Walker, used one of their songs, "I'm Shipping Up to Boston," as his introduction music at the Iowa...
I got the heads up from Courtney about the Austin Humane Society's 8th Annual Puppybowl! Here's the 411. Make plans to check out all this cuteness. Puppies can make a weekend even happier. It's also Huey approved...
AHS Puppy Bowl...
I'm not really sure who to blame on this one: the reporter who brought it up, or the press secretary who continued to entertain the question.
In a White House press conference on Friday, a reporter asked press secretary Josh Earnest what the...
By now you of course know that Kim Kardashian is releasing a book of selfies called "Selfish."
352 pages of selfies of Kim Kardashian.
Aimed, naturally, at people who don't have Instagram. Or Twitter. Or Facebook. Or the internet.
Remember the good old days when you actually had to watch the Super Bowl to see the Super Bowl commercials?
Time was, if you missed the Super Bowl, you might get a recap a day or two later, and then you'd have to wait to randomly catch the ads at...
On Saturday, New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick held a press conference to address the issue of deflated game balls in last week's AFC Championship game against the Indianapolis Colts.
The only thing missing was a white lab coat and a...
You never know what next to expect from The Jersey Shore's Snooki - aka Nicole Polizzi.
I won't even make you guess.
This time, she's an ordained minister.
She announced it the way all things are officially announced these days - on...
Meghan Trainor may be all about that bass, but until Mr. Right comes along, no one's getting to see what her bass is all about.
"That's the trick, it's all about the mystery," she told London's Mail Online recently. "I save that for my boy....
Authorities have traced a new outbreak of the measles on the West Coast to the happiest place on Earth - Disneyland.
The thought is that "an infected foreigner" - that's how Time magazine reports it, anyway - carried the disease into the park...
Not a headline you'd normally associate with Will Ferrell, right?
Not to worry, it was all for a movie.
Will was in New Orleans, taping a scene for his new movie, Daddy's Home, during half-time at a Pelicans/ Lakers game.
A couple of...
Idina Menzel - better known to John Travolta as Adele Dazeem - will be taking a week off from her Broadway play, "If/Then."
And the play will shut down while she's gone.
So she can prepare for her appearance at the Super Bowl to sing...
Another Super Bowl ad "leaked" onto the internet yesterday, this one for Carl's Jr, a fast food chain located mostly in the western part of the United States.
So, the ad will be aired only in the western region of the US.
It's a bit racy,...
There's another big Sunday looming in your future.
If you're a Walking Dead fan, that is.
On February 8, a week after the Big Game, the dead and the living and some in between return for Season 5.
In case you haven't seen it,...
Here's a little bit of NFL coverage that has nothing to do with deflated balls.
And isn't that refreshing?
The folks at Bad Lip Reading have taken footage from the 2014/2015 season, and dubbed their own reads onto them.
'Don't Stop The Party'
Frank Erwin Center
1701 Red River, ATX 78701
Saturday, February 7th @ 7:30pm
Enrique Iglesisa and Pitbull will celebrate 2015 with another round of excitement together on the road. They will bring 'The Party' to ATX at the Frank Erwin Center on Saturday, February 7th with special guest J Balvin. Tickets are on sale now! Find out about VIP packages here.
ACL Live at the Moody Theater
310 Willie Nelson Blvd., ATX, 78701 map
Saturday, February 14 at 8pm
Tickets on sale Friday (1/9) at 10am
Valentine's Day Night will be a great date night with Bob Schneider and The Moonlight Orchestra ft. the Tosca Strings with Lex Land and special guest Hayes Carll at the ACL Live at the Moody Theater! Doors open at 6:30 with the show starting at 8pm. Make it a romantic ATX night out with your sweetie.
2015 E. Riverside Drive, ATX 78741
Sunday, February 15th
Tickets on sale now.
Echosmith starts the new year, 2015, with a tour. Catch them at Emo's Austin with The Colourist on Valentine's Day Weekend. Echosmith is a family band that has blown up since the release of their first single 'Cool Kids'. It's an all ages show, so perfect for Valentine's Day weekend fun.
The On My Way Home Tour
ACL Live @ the Moody Theater
310 Willie Nelson Blvd, ATX 78701
Thursday, March 26th Doors 6:30 pm/Show 8 pm
Vocal quintet Pentatonix are celebrating the holiday season with their latest release 'That’s Christmas To Me ' which debuted #9 on Billboard’s Top 200 chart and is currently #1 on its Holiday Chart. The release was the group’s 2nd album (the first one being PTX Vol. III) within a month and 4th in less than a year to debut Top 10 on the chart. Pentatonix currently has more than 6.7 million YouTube subscribers (besting Beyoncé and Avicii) and 650 million cumulative views.
No Fixed Address Tour
Austin 360 Amphitheater
9201 Circuit of the Americas Blvd, ATX, 787617
Saturday, April 4 @ 7:30pm Gates Open at 6:30pm
Tickets on sale now!
Nickelback's 8th studio allbum, 'No Fixed Address', is out on November 17th. "Once you’ve got that bug in your blood, it’s tough to get rid of it. Making music and creating things that really make you happy. ...We’re all still having a great time and we’re still the best of friends and so, I don’t see any signs of slowing down." according to frontman Chad Kroeger about the making of the new album.
Austin Music Hall
208 Nueces Street, ATX 78701
Tuesday, April 21 Doors open at 7pm/ All Ages Show
Hozier was last in ATX during SXSW Fest in March playing at St. David's Episcopal Church. Since then his single 'Take Me to Church' from his self-titled album has become one of the most downloaded songs worldwide, with many coming from ATX! He is proof of the power of the internet. The YouTube video for 'Take Me to Church' has well over 39 million views and his live shows are so popular his tour has been extended and is making it's way to ATX in 2015!
ACL Live @ The Moody Theater
Thursday, April 23rd!
“Cheek To Cheek,” the collaborative jazz album from Tony Bennett and Lady GaGa is out now. The debut song from the album, Cole Porter’s “Anything Goes” was recently released on iTunes and hit #1 on Billboard’s Digital Jazz Charts. They first met backstage in 2011 after the two performed at the Robin Hood Foundation gala in New York City and Bennett asked Lady Gaga to sing a duet with him on his ‘Duets II album’ that he was beginning to record. “The Lady is A Tramp.” This led to a collaboration of their jazz album ‘Cheek To Cheek’, that hit #1 on the Billboard 200 Album Chart, which they are supporting with live shows. You can experience a night of unusual yet, cheeky, brilliant talents that mesh together effortlessly even with 60 years in age that separates them. It will be a night remembered in ATX!
Frank Erwin Center
1701 Red River, ATX, 78701
Sunday, May 24, 2015
Tickets on sale now.
Iggy Azalea is bringing 'The Great Escape Tour' to the Frank Erwin Center with special guests Nick Jonas and R&B/Hip Hop Favs Tinashe and DJ Wizz Kidd. Tickets go on sale Friday, December 19th at 9 am.
Iggy tweeted about the tour and her 2nd album... 'I like the idea of me being kind of a musical escape artist for people."...'It's actually been an amazing last few years getting to where I'm at now and I can't wait for 2015 and album 2 plus tour!'
Boys of Zummer Tour
Austin 360 Amphtitheater @ COTA
9201 Circuit of the Americas Blvd, ATX, 78617 directions
Sunday, July 26th
Tickets on sale Saturday, January 24th at 10am
Multi-platinum selling artists Fall Out Boy and Wiz Khalifa are bringing their co- head lining tour ‘Boys of Zummer’ to the Austin 360 Amphitheater on Sunday, July 26. It’s in support of FOB’s hit album ‘American Beauty/ American Psycho’ and WK’s #1 debuting album ‘Blacc Hollywood’. American rapper, singer and hip hop artist Hoodie Allen is a special guest of the tour. Gates open at 6pm. Show is at 7pm. Tickets go on sale Saturday, January 24at 10am.
Minute Maid Park
501 Crawford Street, Houston, TX 77002 directions
Tuesday, October 13th @ 7pm
Tickets on sale now
7-Time Grammy Winner Taylor Swift is bringing her '1989 World Tour' to Minute Maid Park in Houston (10/13/15) with special guests Vance Joy and Shawn Mendes. Taylor Swift's album '1989' sold 1.287 million copies in its debut week. Making her the first artist with 3 albums to sail past the 1 million mark in the first 7 days. 'Red' in 2012 and 'Speak Now' in 2010 both sold over 1.2 million copies. Taylor Swift's platinum-plus album was named after her birth year. Preparations are underway for the '1989 World Tour' for 2015 coming to Houston!
One AT&T Way, Arlington, TX 76001
Saturday, October 17th
Tickets on sale now
7-time Grammy Winner Taylor Swift returns to Arlington at AT&T Stadium, with her ‘1989 World Tour’, on Saturday, October 17 with special guests Vance Joy and Shawn Mendes. The tour is backing Taylor's platinum-plus album named after her birth year '1989' that sold 1.287 million copies in its debut week.