Human Interest

On The Teen Beat: Camila Cabello Dishes On Fifth Harmony’s Fashion

  Shop Avon Online 24/7 Follow @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook Camila Cabello may no longer be in Fifth Harmony, but that doesn’t mean she doesn’t reflect on her time in the group. Most recently, the “Crying in the Club” singer revealed that her exit from the group has allowed her to find herself through fashion. During an […]

On The Teen Beat: Grace Vanderwaal Announces Her “Just The Beginning Tour”

      Follow @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook   Thirteen-year-old singer/songwriter Grace VanderWaal is set to embark on her first U.S. headlining tour this fall. The ‘Just The Beginning Tour’ starts with an already sold out show in Los Angeles on November 5 and will make stops in major cities across the U.S. including Chicago, Boston and […]

Remembering Elvis Presley’s Contributions to Music

      Follow @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook Newsweek Archives Displayed with permission from Newsweek Newsweek published this story under the headline of “The Heartbreak Kid” on August 29, 1977. To commemorate ‘The King of Rock & Roll,’ who died 40 years ago, and his contributions to music, Newsweek is republishing the story.  The whole amazing story of […]

Remembering Elvis 40 Years After His Death

Newsweek Archives Displayed with permission from Newsweek Newsweek published this story under the headline “All Shook Up” on August 29, 1977. To commemorate 40 years this week since the “King of Rock and Roll” died, Newsweek is republishing the story. Inside his Memphis mansion, Graceland, the king of rock ‘n’ roll lay silent in a copper coffin. Women […]

Did You Know… Elvis Presley Named His Horse Star Trek?

    Elvis Presley named his horse after the sci-fi show ‘Star Trek’. The iconic musician loved watching the original Gene Roddenberry-created TV series so much that he decided to name his pet after the programme, which subsequently spawned a number of spin-off shows and movies. Celeste Yarnall, who starred alongside Elvis in the comedy-romance […]

Freddy Cannon Writes And Records Tribute To Chuck Berry

Chuck Berry arrived in Rock & Roll Heaven 5 months ago.  He died at the age of 90 on March 18th of this year. Freddy “Boom Boom” Cannon has been thinking of Chuck frequently since his passing. Freddy had the pleasure of sharing a stage with Chuck dozens of times since the 60’s.  He feels […]

Teen Choice Awards 2017 Winners List

  Follow @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook There were so many categories at the 2017 Teen Choice Awards that only a fraction of the winners were actually announced during the live show! Fox just released the full list of winners and you can check it out right here. Riverdale was the big winner of the evening, taking home […]

On The Teen Beat: Grace Vanderwaal Releases New Song “Sick of Being Told”

    Follow @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook Thirteen-year-old singer/songwriter Grace VanderWaal shares her new song “Sick of Being Told”.  The twinkling beat-filled track, produced by Kinetics & One Love, showcases the young singer’s buoyant vocal chops while delivering a new sound from her previous releases. The song serves as another look into what’s to come from her […]

Details: Bruce Springsteen Coming to Broadway

Bruce Springsteen and the East Street Band performed the first of three shows in the next week at Metlife Stadium in East Rutherford. 8/23/16 (Ed Murray | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com) Bruce Springsteen will make his Broadway debut this fall with a six-week solo show at the 960-seat Walter Kerr Theatre — among the smallest venues […]

In The Glorious Corner: R.I.P. Glen Campbell, Letterman is Back, Ray Romano is Everywhere, David Crosby’s New Album and More!

  G,H. Harding  GLEN CAMPBELL – This loss was huge, very huge. The news came later yesterday that Campbell had passed after a prolonged fight against Alzheimer’s. I first got to hear Campbell’s music when I was young. Believe it or not, a close friend had worked for Campbell’s then-manager and the Smothers Brothers, whose show […]

David Letterman To Do a Six-Episode Talk Show for Netflix

  Late-night talk show legend David Letterman is joining the Netflix brigade. The streaming video giant announced Tuesday that the former CBS “Late Show” host has signed on to do a six-episode talk show that will premiere in 2018. It will be Letterman’s first series since retiring from late-night TV in May 2015 after a […]

Country Music’s “Rhinestone Cowboy” Has Passed Away at the Age of 81

  Displayed with permission from Rare Country Glen Campbell He was the Rhinestone Cowboy that no one will ever forget. Watch the video Glen Campbell, the country music singer that brought us songs such as “Gentle on My Mind” and “Southern Nights,” has passed away at the age of  81. Glen has been battling the […]

The World Mourns the Passing of Music Icon Glen Campbell

Glen Campbell The country music industry is reacting with grief to the August 8 passing of icon Glen Campbell at age 81 after a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease. His impact on the music world has been massive since he scored his first hits in the late ’60s. We’ll never forget his masterful guitar work […]

Indie Song of The Summer: Raspin Stuwart’s “Smoke The Hookah”

  What’s the song of Summer 2017? Ed Sheeran? Kimberly Davis? Harry Styles? Miley Cyrus? Ella Vos? HAIM? According to West Coast influencers, Raspin Stuwart’s ethereal “Smoke The Hookah” (independently recorded and released on 4/20/17) has received the most radio-requested, as well as an impressive number of downloads, to qualify in the running as one […]

ABC’s ‘The View’ Celebrates Its 20th Anniversary With a Rebroadcast of the Premiere Show From August 11, 1997

  (via press release)—At 11:00 a.m. EDT on August 11, 1997, The ABC Television Network aired the live, premiere broadcast of THE VIEW, a talk show unlike any other that had previously appeared on television. Created by broadcast legend Barbara Walters, the multi-generational show featured a panel of dynamic women with diverse points of view, […]

‘Will & Grace’ Reboot Commissioned For a Second Series

Follow @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook   The ‘Will & Grace‘ reboot has been commissioned for a second series – before the first has even aired. NBC Entertainment Chairman Bob Greenblatt has confirmed the popular show will return for “a minimum of two seasons”, shortly after the company ordered a 12-episode revival series, which was upgraded to 16 […]

On The Teen Beat: Selena Gomez Glad She Took a Break

    Selena Gomez admits taking a career break to focus on her health was the “best thing” she could’ve done. The 25-year-old singer stepped away from the spotlight last year after suffering from “anxiety, panic attacks and depression” brought on by her lupus condition and though she was “scared” about going for treatment, she […]

11 Must-See Movies Coming Out In August

Shop Avon Online 24/7 Follow @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook It’s still summer, which means the blockbusters are not done making their seasonal debuts just yet. In August 2017, moviegoers can expect to see dozens of titles hit theaters. From creepy thrillers to family-friendly animated films, here are the release dates and trailers for all the movies coming […]

Sam Shepard, Pulitzer Prize-Winning Playwright and Oscar-Nominated Actor, Dies at 73

Posted with permission from Tribune Content Agency Sam Shepard, paragon playwright of the American West, was born to roam. With a father who was an Army officer and sometime farmer and a mother who was a teacher, Shepard — born in 1943, the oldest of three — spent his childhood bouncing around the heartland. This […]

Sir Elton John: Gay Stigma and Shame is Still Rife

  Sir Elton John still thinks there is too much “shame” around being gay. The 70-year-old singer – who has sons Zachary, six, and Elijah, four, with husband David Furnish – thinks LGBTQ people are all too often simply “tolerated” rather than “accepted” and is concerned about  statistics around self-harm and suicide in transgender and […]