NEWS & GOSSIP

Paul McCartney: Abbey Road Werewolf!

Sir Paul McCartney recreated The Beatles ‘Abbey Road’ album cover while dressed as a werewolf. The 72-year-old musician passed by the world famous recording studio in London while returning home after a Halloween party in October and couldn’t resist asking his wife Nancy Shevell to photograph him stood on the pedestrian crossing just like he […]

Elton John Joins Performance Line-Up For NEW YEAR’S ROCKIN’ EVE on ABC

  Music legend Elton John will perform his anthem “I’m Still Standing” in a special live appearance from his concert at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York on “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2015.” This is the first time Elton has performed in New York on New Year’s Eve and his performance will take place right after […]

Mark Wahlberg Asks For Pardon Over Decades-Old Assault Conviction

“Transformers” actor Mark Wahlberg has asked Massachusetts to pardon him for a 1988 assault he served jail time for, which blinded his victim in one eye. In a letter to the Massachusetts Board of Pardons obtained by New England Cable News, Wahlberg wrote, “I am deeply sorry for the actions that I took on the […]

Grammy Nominees 2015: Full List Of Nominations

Join The Fun! Please follow The Mac Wire  on Twitter  and M.A. Cassata  on Facebook. The first set of Grammy nominations were announced this morning on Friday, Dec. 5 with the help of Pharrell and Ed Sheeran, who were both nominated. The first four categories announced were Best Country Album, Best Pop Vocal Album, Best Urban Contemporary Album and Record Of The Year. Best Country Album Riser, Dierks Bentley […]

100 Books For Holiday Gift-Giving

“Books are a uniquely portable magic,” wrote Stephen King, who ought to know about such things. This holiday season, why not spread a little portable magic yourself? We’re suggesting 100 books for gift-giving in a variety of genres, tones and topics. It is not a best-of-the-year list, though some books recommended here could easily be […]

U2 Get Ready For The iNNOCENCE + eXPERIENCE 2015 Tour

  Join The Fun! Please follow The Mac Wire  on Twitter  and M.A. Cassata  on Facebook. U2 have revealed the first dates on a world tour to begin on May 14 in Vancouver, BC, concentrating on arenas instead of stadiums for the first time in years. The iNNOCENCE + eXPERIENCE Tour will hit 19 cities (so far) with a minimum […]

On The Teen Beat: 5 Seconds of Summer Chat Karaoke

5 Seconds of Summer recently hung out with the Shazam crew for a Shazam-a-Hang, a super cool event with fans from all over Australia. During the guys interview with the crew, they were asked what their go to karaoke song is. Michael Clifford says, ‘One More Time’ by Britney Spears. Luke reveals that for Mike’s […]

What Did We Learn From the Star Wars: The Force Awakens Teaser?

The force is with us once again. On Friday, Disney released the first trailer – sorry, teaser – for Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens, which will land in theatres on Dec. 18! Oh, wait, Dec. 18, 2015. Fans flocked to cinemas to catch it, but within hours it was also available on […]

Photo Alert!: Micky Dolenz and All Things That Rock

Rock royalty showed at last weekend’s All Things That Rock event in Philadelphia. Peter Criss (KISS); Jade Starling, (Pretty Poison); and, Micky Dolenz (Monkees), were caught backstage at the event. (photo by Scott Weiner)  

Early Bob Dylan Lyrics Expected To Fetch Up to $60K at Auction

Lyrics by Bob Dylan are being auctioned off for $60,000. The words of the two unrecorded songs, which were penned by the 73-year-old musician during his early career, will go under the hammer at Christie’s auction house on Thursday and are expected to achieve between $30,000 and $60,000. The lyrics to his 1962 track ‘Go […]

Ryan Murphy Responds To Your Deepest Thoughts

AHS: Freak Show Is Doing Things Differently In More Ways Than You Think The fourth season of American Horror Story is definitely very different from its three preceding seasons and Ryan Murphy, the show’s creator has answered relevant questions about season to Entertainment Weekly which we are featuring here today. To start from the most […]

Micky Dolenz In Talks To Join Alice Cooper’s Hollywood Vampires Film

by M.a. Cassata A new documentary about one of Los Angeles’ most fabled celebrity hang-outs has landed The Monkees star Mickey Dolenz as its potential star. The drummer was a regular at the Rainbow Bar on Hollywood’s Sunset Boulevard in its heyday and formed the Hollywood Vampires drinking club there with Alice Cooper. Cooper launched the film […]

Interview: Donny and Marie Bring Christmas Show To Toronto

Considering he’s pretty much spent his entire life in the entertainment industry, Donny Osmond has a different perspective on the holiday season than the average person. “For most people, the holidays are when they take time off. It’s the opposite when you’re an entertainer,” he says. “If you’re lucky you get Christmas Day itself off […]

30 Facts You Didn’t Know About American Horror Story

Join The Fun! Please follow The Mac Wire  on Twitter  and M.A. Cassata  on Facebook. 30 Facts You Didn’t Know About American Horror Story As much as it’s known for its odd humor and gore-soaked set pieces, AMC’s hit horror television series, American Horror Story, is just as notorious for its grotesquely convoluted storytelling and shocking, soap-opera-style plot twists. Fans of AHS are […]

J.K. Rowling’s “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” Script is Finished

Good news for Harry Potter fans: you’re one step closer to the wizarding world of J.K. Rowling being brought to life on the big screen once again. According to reports, the script for the film adaptation of Rowling’s book Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them is complete. And, according to Harry Potter producer David […]

As Star Wars Trailer Hits Theatres, May The Force Be With You (For 88 Seconds)

There are a lot of things you can do in 88 seconds. You could down a glass of cold water, walk across a busy intersection or listen to half a pop song. You could also, beginning Friday, watch the 88-second teaser for Star Wars: The Force Awakens, a.k.a. Star Wars VII, due out Dec. 18, […]

One Direction Make History On US Album Chart

Join The Fun! Please follow The Mac Wire  on Twitter  and M.A. Cassata  on Facebook. One Direction have made chart history in the U.S. by becoming the only group to debut its first four albums at No. 1. The boy band’s new release “Four” has rocketed to the top of the Billboard 200 countdown with 387,000 first-week sales. The album also […]

Justin Bieber Named Highest-Earning Entertainer Under 30

Justin Bieber is the highest-earning entertainer under the age of 30, according to Forbes. The controversial musician earned as much as $80 million during the 12-month period between June 2013 and June 2014, in part thanks to the final part of his money-spinning world tour. Despite his impressive earnings, Justin has endured a turbulent year, […]

Photo Alert: Last Man Standing Star Tim Allen At The Lion King On Broadway

  In its 17th year, THE LION KING remains ascendant as one of the most popular stage musicals in the world.  Since its Broadway premiere on November 13, 1997, 22 global productions have been seen by more than 75 million people and, cumulatively, run a staggering 112 years.  Produced by Disney Theatrical Productions (under the direction of Thomas […]