Concerts/Events

Bush & Live With Special Guest Our Lady Peace

Bush & Live With Special Guest Our Lady Peace

Two iconic rock bands BUSH and Live make their way to Appleton for a summer concert at the ballpark, with special guest Our Lady Peace. The ALTIMATE Tour, celebrating the 25th-anniversary of their landmark albums Sixteen Stone from Bush and Throwing Copper from Live.more info »

REO Speedwagon with Night Ranger

REO Speedwagon with Night Ranger

Rock icons REO Speedwagon will headline the Main Stage on opening night of the Fair, Thursday, Aug. 1. While best known for No. 1 hits “Keep On Loving You” and “Can’t Fight This Feeling,” the band’s catalog features 13 Top 40 hits including “Take It on the Run,” “Keep the Fire Burnin’” and more. REO…more info »

Rick Springfield with Starship Feat. Mickey Thomas

Rick Springfield with Starship Feat. Mickey Thomas

Grammy-winning musician/actor Rick Springfield will perform at the Main Stage on Wednesday, August 7. Springfield has sold 25 million albums and scored 17 U.S. Top 40 hits, including “Jessie’s Girl,” “Don’t Talk to Strangers,” “An Affair of the Heart” and “I’ve Done Everything for You.” In 2014, Springfield was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of…more info »

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A “Star Wars” Toy Sold for a Record-Breaking $112,926

A “Star Wars” Toy Sold for a Record-Breaking $112,926

Here’s something that Mike and Frank from “American Pickers” only WISH they could’ve uncovered . . .    A prototype of a “Star Wars” action figure sold for $112,926 at an auction last week.  It was a 3.75 inch Boba Fett figure, which never made it to toy stores.     It was put on display at the 1979 New…

Metallica Is Publishing an Illustrated Children’s Book

Metallica Is Publishing an Illustrated Children’s Book

  A while back, JAMES HETFIELD said that METALLICA shows became more “family friendly” after he had kids . . . and now, the band is putting out an illustrated CHILDREN’S BOOK. It’s called “The ABCs of Metallica”, and it’ll be out on November 26th.  They say the book “looks back at the history of the band from . . . A to Z!”…

MUSIC NEWS

Green Day makes Instagram pages private; releasing photography book

Green Day makes Instagram pages private; releasing photography book

ABC/Heidi GutmanSo, something’s going on in the world of Green Day. On Friday, each of the band members — Billie Joe Armstrong, Mike Dirnt and Tre Cool — made their Instagram profiles private. Additionally, the main Green Day Instagram is also now private. When these sort of dramatic social media things happen with bands, it…

Goo Goo Dolls announce release date for new album, “Miracle Pill”

Goo Goo Dolls announce release date for new album, “Miracle Pill”

Courtesy of Warner RecordsGoo Goo Dolls are ready to give you a dose of new music. The band has announced their 12th studio album, Miracle Pill, will be released on September 13. A pre-order of the album is available now, and with it comes an instant download of a newly released track called “Money, Fame…

ENTERTAINMENT NEWS

‘Veronica Mars’ season four is streaming now, launches one week early on Hulu

‘Veronica Mars’ season four is streaming now, launches one week early on Hulu

Hulu(SAN DIEGO) — Here’s a plot twist worthy of the show itself: Veronica Mars season four is now available on Hulu, one week ahead of schedule. The show’s star, Kristen Bell, announced the surprise news at San Diego Comic-Con on Friday. During the Veronica Mars panel, Bell declared that she wanted Hulu to release all…

2018 ‘Halloween’ reboot spawning two new sequels

2018 ‘Halloween’ reboot spawning two new sequels

Andrew Eccles/Universal Pictures(LOS ANGELES) — Like its unstoppable killer Michael Myers, the Halloween films will live on. On Friday, Universal Pictures announced release dates for two new films in the iconic horror series, following the blockbuster success of 2018’s reboot starring original sole survivor Jamie Lee Curtis.  The film, which was directed by David Gordon Green, was made for…

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