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Jim Jarmusch Films Screen at Zebulon in April Starting With ‘Stranger Than Paradise’

By DONNA BALANCIA A Jim Jarmusch film residency will take place at Zebulon Cafe during the month of April. On April 7, “Stranger Than Paradise,” (1984) directed by Jarmusch, and shot by cinematographer Tom DiCillo, […]

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Alejandro Aranda Brings it Home with Post Malone’s ‘I Fall Apart’ on ‘American Idol’

By JOHN DALY Alejandro Aranda crushed the competition again on American Idol Monday night, performing Post Malone’s “I Fall Apart” for his Top 20 solo. Aranda’s performance was held at historic Los Angeles concert venue […]

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Alejandro Aranda Covers Coldplay’s ‘Yellow’ and Nabs Top 20 Spot on ‘American Idol’

By JOHN DALY Alejandro Aranda of Pomona, Calif., covered “Yellow” by Coldplay on “American Idol” on Sunday night and nabbed a Top 20 spot in the competition. Enamored judge Katy Perry told Aranda, also known […]

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VIDEO: Alejandro Aranda Dazzles American Idol Judges with ‘Sorry’ by Justin Bieber

By DONNA BALANCIA Alejandro Aranda gave to the world his heartrendingly emotional version of “Sorry” by Justin Bieber Sunday night on “American Idol,” impressing judges and earning a standing ovation from the audience. Clearly, like […]

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Watch Brad Pitt and Leonardo DiCaprio in Trailer for Tarantino Film, ‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood

Mike Moh’s Bruce Lee Portrayal Shines By DONNA BALANCIA Brad Pitt and Leonardo DiCaprio take center stage in the new trailer for Quentin Tarantino’s July release “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood.” “Once Upon a […]

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Watch Pomona Musician Alejandro Aranda AKA Scary Pool Party Wow Judges on American Idol

By JOHN DALY Pomona Musician Alejandro Aranda gave the performance of a lifetime on American Idol Tuesday. Aranda performed his original song, “Out Loud,” and left the three judges, Lionel Riichie, Luke Bryan and Katy […]

Awards

Lady Gaga to Jimmy Kimmel on Oscar Performance: ‘Love is What We Wanted You to See’

Watch New ‘Encore’ Footage from ‘A Star Is Born’ By DONNA BALANCIA Lady Gaga made an appearance on “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” and squashed rumors that she and Bradley Cooper are more than just friends. Gaga […]

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Weezer Dons Barbershop Quartet Stripes for ‘Buddy Holly’ on Tonight Show

By DONNA BALANCIA Weezer made a visit to “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon,” performing “Buddy Holly” in barbershop quartet-style, and a new song off the upcoming Black Album called “Living in LA.” The Tuesday […]

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Watch Oscars: Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper Perform ‘Shallow’ Duet from ‘A Star Is Born’

By DONNA BALANCIA Watch here: Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga gave a heart-rending performance of “Shallow” at the Academy Awards on Sunday. The two duplicated an impromptu performance they pulled off at Lady Gaga’s Las […]

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Academy Awards Tonight: ‘A Star Is Born,’ ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Expected to Hit the High Notes

Music Movies Lead Oscars Tonight By JOHN DALY Read about the Oscar Winners here “A Star Is Born” is nominated for eight Academy Awards and “Bohemian Rhapsody” has a chance for five statuettes to represent […]

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Review: Netflix Doc on Swedish DJ, ‘Avicii: True Stories’ is a Cold Night’s Tale 

By DONNA BALANCIA It’s a heartbreaking story of one of the world’s most beloved DJs, Avicii, in the documentary “Avicii: True Stories,” airing on Netflix.  The 2017 documentary by Levan Tsikurishvili tells the story of […]

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Special Thom Yorke ‘Suspiria Limited Edition’ Streaming Tracks to be Released Feb. 22

By JOHN DALY Thom Yorke’s Suspiria Limited Edition Unreleased Material  EP will be made available on streaming services on the same Feb. 22 release date as the 12-inch vinyl. Last November, York sat for a […]

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Update: Music Icon Jose Feliciano Joins Jimmy Fallon for ‘Tonight Show’ in Puerto Rico

By DONNA BALANCIA Jose Feliciano whose haunting 1968 cover of “Light My Fire” set the world ablaze in a simpler time, guests on Jimmy Fallon’s special “Tonight Show” episode from Puerto Rico. The show is […]

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Music Movies ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ ‘Green Book’ and ‘Star Is Born’ Win Golden Globes

By DONNA BALANCIA “Bohemian Rhapsody” took Best Motion Picture, Drama, and its star Rami Malek secured the Best Actor in a Motion Picture, Drama, at The Golden Globe Awards Sunday night at The Beverly Hilton. […]

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Bruce Campbell Says He’s Hosting ‘Ripley’s Believe It Or Not’ on Travel Channel

By DONNA BALANCIA Bruce Campbell announced on Countdown Entertainment’s Times Square Network Monday night he would host a modern version of Ripley’s Believe it Or Not on TV for The Travel Channel. Campbell is known […]