Tony Smith – Veteran New Yorker Preserves the Disco Experience as Sirius Radio’s Master DJ
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Tony Smith – Veteran New Yorker Preserves the Disco Experience as Sirius Radio’s Master DJ

Tony Smith Veteran New Yorker Preserves the Disco Experience as Sirius Radio’s Master DJ by Brad Balfour To fully appreciate DJ and music master Tony Smith, it’s good to know that when Scott Greenstein, President and Chief Content Officer of Sirius XM Radio, had his own special birthday party, it was Tony to whom he … Continue reading

Kiana Ledé – Webster Hall – New York, NY – October 6, 2019 (A PopEntertainment.com Concert Review)
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Kiana Ledé – Webster Hall – New York, NY – October 6, 2019 (A PopEntertainment.com Concert Review)

Kiana Ledé – Webster Hall – New York, NY – October 6, 2019 She took the stage and the mood shifted drastically. It went from relaxed and patient, to “a five-year old on Christmas morning who’s getting a new puppy” kind of excited. She was greeted with a cheers, claps, screeches, and whistles that lasted longer … Continue reading

Hannah Pearl Utt, Jen Tullock & Oona Yaffe – On the Big Screen Before They Know It
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Hannah Pearl Utt, Jen Tullock & Oona Yaffe – On the Big Screen Before They Know It

Hannah Pearl Utt, Jen Tullock & Oona Yaffe On the Big Screen Before They Know It by Jay S. Jacobs It makes sense that Hannah Pearl Utt and Jen Tullock’s first film looks at the downtown New York theater world, because that was where it all began for them. The two met years ago in … Continue reading

Jillian Bell and Paul Downs Colaizzo Get a Runner’s High with Brittany Runs a Marathon
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Jillian Bell and Paul Downs Colaizzo Get a Runner’s High with Brittany Runs a Marathon

Jillian Bell and Paul Downs Colaizzo Get a Runner’s High with Brittany Runs a Marathon By Austin Gomberg It was a long run – a marathon, I guess – for the indie film Brittany Runs a Marathon to get out from the starting line. A sweet, funny and soulful look at an out-of-shape thirty-something woman … Continue reading

The Kitchen (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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The Kitchen (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

THE KITCHEN (2019) Starring Melissa McCarthy, Tiffany Haddish, Elisabeth Moss, Domhnall Gleeson, James Badge Dale, Brian d’Arcy James, Margo Martindale, Common, Bill Camp, Jeremy Bobb, Alicia Coppola, E.J. Bonilla, James Ciccone, John Sharian, Stephen Singer, Myk Watford, Brandon Uranowitz and Annabella Sciorra. Screenplay by Andrea Berloff. Directed by Andrea Berloff. Distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures. … Continue reading

Gilbert O’Sullivan – World Café Live – Philadelphia, PA – July 10, 2019 (A PopEntertainment.com Concert Review)
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Gilbert O’Sullivan – World Café Live – Philadelphia, PA – July 10, 2019 (A PopEntertainment.com Concert Review)

Gilbert O’Sullivan – World Café Live – Philadelphia, PA – July 10, 2019 Before this abbreviated two-night US tour – in which he played at New York’s City Winery and Philly’s World Café Live on two consecutive nights – the last time 70s Irish pop troubadour Gilbert O’Sullivan played in the United States, Jimmy Carter … Continue reading

Patti LuPone – The Kimmel Center – Philadelphia, PA – June 9, 2019 (A PopEntertainment.com Concert Review)
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Patti LuPone – The Kimmel Center – Philadelphia, PA – June 9, 2019 (A PopEntertainment.com Concert Review)

Patti LuPone – The Kimmel Center – Philadelphia, PA – June 9, 2019 Legendary Broadway diva Patti LuPone took the stage at Verizon Hall at Kimmel Center for a rare afternoon concert – I guess Patti wanted to be sure to watch the Tony Awards later that night – with her latest one-woman show Don’t … Continue reading