Entries for the ‘Television News’ Category

Garfunkel and Oates get IFC show

Garfunkel and Oates, aka actress/singers Kate Micucci (Scrubs, Big Bang Theory) and Riki Lindhome (Gilmore Girls, Big Bang Theory) is the subject of a new scripted comedy directed and executive produced by Fred Savage: The series chronicles the pair’s humorous misadventures and how they rely on each other — and a few clever songs — [...]

Season finale of PBS’ “Beat Making Lab” available online

The season finale of the new PBS digital series “Beat Making Lab” is available here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4SfwcYVUYyA “Beat Making Lab” chronicles a music producer and a UNC Chapel Hill professor who set up music studios in developing nations around the world, using equipment that literally fits into a backpack.  The duo have already set up labs [...]

Jay Howell (Sanjay and Craig) opens art show in LA

Artist Jay Howell, creator of “Sanjay and Craig,” is opening an art show at Secret Headquarters, Los Angeles on Friday August 9 at 7 pm.  There will be drawings and sculptures for sale, as well as a super secret, exlusive SHQ-Howell collaboration.

Jimmy Eat World release Damage, play Kimmel Live!, tour (2013)

Today Jimmy Eat World release their newest album, Damage (RCA). Damage is the band’s seventh studio album, the follow-up to their 2010 album Invented. The Damage US tour has just been extended, with an additional leg for September and October. Presales start Wednesday, 6/12, and public on-sales begin Friday, 6/14. The band will perform the [...]

Late Night With Jimmy Fallon premiere’s “Shiner 21″ by Rodan

Late Night With Jimmy Fallon’s music booker, Jonathan Cohen (who I’m fairly certain I used to intern with at Alternative Press), has premiered “Shiner 21” from Fifteen Quite Years, a collection of Rodan recordings premiere. Listen to the track HERE: http://latenightjimmy.tumblr.com/post/49369849984/hello-tumblr-readers-this-is-jonathan-cohen-the

Sanjay and Craig to hit Nickolodeon

The official trailer for Sanjay and Craig, the show from Jay Howell (formerly of Shove and Gift of Goats), is out. The show premiere’s in May! Looks super rad.

HBO to launch Vice series this spring

Beginning this spring, “Vice” is HBO‘s latest new series carrying on in the venerable magazine’s tradition of hard-hitting investigative journalism, sans-agenda. According to Vicee co-founder Shane Smith: “We are thrilled that VICE has found a home on HBO. HBO is perfect for us because it’s intelligent, independent and bold. We won’t have to dumb things [...]

Tegan and Sara visit Letterman, tour on Heartthrob (2012, 2013)

Tegan and Sara are currently on tour in support of their forthcoming record Heartthrob. Check out the dates, as well as video of their Letterman performance of “Closer” below. Dec 5 – Theatre of the Clouds @ Rose Garden – Portland, OR Dec 7 – 91x WREX The Halls – San Diego, CA * Dec [...]

Boy Meets World inspired TV show headed to Disney

The second coming of Boy Meets World is in the works.  A couple weeks ago, news spread on the internet about a pilot the Disney channel was working on surrounding the now grown-up couple from the hit ‘90s show. The series would focus on Corey and Topanga’s 13-year-old daughter and would be called Girl Meets [...]

CBS plans Smells Like Teen Spirit sitcom

CBS has picked up a sitcom called Smells Like Teen Spirit. The show is created by The Big Bang Theory writer Dave Goetsch and the Hollywood Reporter explained the concept: “A multicamera comedy revolves around an 18-year-old budding entrepreneur who forgoes Harvard and instead opts to launch a multibillion-dollar Internet company from his garage with [...]