Music

Defying Gravity: ‘Wicked’ breaks Broadway record for highest single-w

Defying Gravity: ‘Wicked’ breaks Broadway record for highest single-w

The nine-year-old musical hit ‘Wicked’ earned $2,947,172 over nine performances last week, making it the highest single-week gross for any show in Broadway history. ‘Wicked,’ based on the novel by Gregory Maguire, beat the previous record set by ‘Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark,’ which earned $2,941,790 over nine performances last year during the holiday season, […]

Natalie Cole at The SHOW at Agua Caliente Resort Spa in Rancho Mirage

Natalie Cole at The SHOW at Agua Caliente Resort Spa in Rancho Mirage

Natalie Cole performed at The SHOW at Agua Caliente Resort Spa in Rancho Mirage on Dec. 28th. This was her final performance of the year so she said she was going to throw a lot of different songs to the audience. This tall slender beautiful woman sang a variety of songs that included love songs, […]

Rock And Roll Legend Lou Christie Makes Follies Debut

Rock And Roll Legend Lou Christie Makes Follies Debut

Lightnin’  Strikes Plaza Theatre Stage Starting January 8 Palm Springs, California (December 19, 2012) Lou Christie’s chart topping, multi-million selling career as a songwriter, recording artist, and performer started in a two-track studio in Glenwillard, Pennsylvania, his rural hometown near Pittsburgh. His first million-selling song, “The Gypsy Cried,” transformed a local choirboy, Lugee Alfredo Giovanni Sacco, […]

PSY trumps Bieber’s ‘Baby’: ‘Gangnam Style’ most-viewed video of all time

PSY trumps Bieber’s ‘Baby’: ‘Gangnam Style’ most-viewed video of all time

South Korean rapper PSY’s song ‘Gangnam Style’ – and the accompanying ‘horse-riding’ dance – has become the latest international craze, inspiring a number of parodies. The song is now YouTube’s most-viewed video of all time. In a post on its ‘Trends’ blog, YouTube announced that ‘Gangnam Style’ was viewed 805 million times as of Saturday […]

Desert Hot Springs High School Golden Eagle Regiment Band takes 1st place

Desert Hot Springs High School Golden Eagle Regiment Band takes 1st place

On Saturday Oct. 27, 2012 the Golden Eagle Regiment traveled to Rubidoux High School for a Southern California Judging Association Regional Qualifier for State Championships. I am proud to announce that the Golden Eagles took 1st place Band, 1st place Color Guard, and 2nd place percussion . As a result the Golden Eagle Regiment will […]

World Premiere Musical At San Diego’s Old Globe Theatre

World Premiere Musical At San Diego’s Old Globe Theatre

With stories of every stripe and subject being produced for the musical stage these days, one shouldn’t have to ask “How can they make a musical out of the injustice of interning native-born American citizens into forced relocation camps during WW II?”  Fair question.  The answer is: before you complain or dismiss the effort, go […]