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Jim Gaffigan

Jim Gaffigan

Jim Gaffigan is a three-time Grammy nominated comedian, actor, writer, producer, two-time New York Times best-selling author, Emmy winning top touring performer, and multi-platinum-selling father of five. He is known around the world for his unique brand of humor, which largely revolves around his observations on life. 2018 is Gaffigan’s biggest year to date with…more info »

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 »

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A Girl Eats Two Pounds of Nutella in Under Four Minutes

A Girl Eats Two Pounds of Nutella in Under Four Minutes

A competitive eater from New Zealand named Nela Zisser posted video of herself eating 2.2 pounds of Nutella in three minutes and 56 seconds. That’s 5,410 calories. . . and she did it without drinking any water.

Man That Was Only 15 On D-Day Wrote a Song and It’s AWESOME – Just Like Him

Man That Was Only 15 On D-Day Wrote a Song and It’s AWESOME – Just Like Him

D-Day vet Jim Radford was only 15 when he served as the galley boy on a British ship at Normandy.  He’s the youngest known participant, and he’s 90 now. Back in 1969, he wrote a folk song called “The Shores of Normandy”.  And for the last few days, it’s been Amazon’s TOP-SELLING SINGLE in the U.K.

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Lovin’ It: Fleetwood, UK, McDonald’s workers meet Fleetwood Mac at British concert

Lovin’ It: Fleetwood, UK, McDonald’s workers meet Fleetwood Mac at British concert

Randee St. NicholasIn January, some wiseguy started a Facebook campaign urging Fleetwood Mac’s Stevie Nicks to come to the McDonald’s franchise in the U.K. town of Fleetwood and work a three-hour shift. Despite the campaign attracting more than 20,000 people, Stevie didn’t bite — but the employees of the franchise got a special treat courtesy…

Watch: Beyoncé and Donald Glover sing “Can You Feel The Love Tonight” in new ‘Lion King’ trailer

Watch: Beyoncé and Donald Glover sing “Can You Feel The Love Tonight” in new ‘Lion King’ trailer

Credit: DisneyBeyoncé and Donald Glover are flexing their vocal abilities in the latest trailer for Disney’s new CGI version of The Lion King.  Thursday, an international TV ad for the film surfaced online in which you can hear Bey and Glover, aka Grammy-winning artist Childish Gambino, lend their voices to Elton John’s Oscar-winning ballad from the original movie, “Can You feel The Love Tonight.” …

Jeff Lynne excited ELO is hitting the road with George Harrison’s son, Dhani

Jeff Lynne excited ELO is hitting the road with George Harrison’s son, Dhani

Courtesy of Jeff Lynne’s ELO Jeff Lynne’s relaunched incarnation of the Electric Light Orchestra kicks off a new North American tour this evening in Anaheim, California. The 20-date trek, which will feature the late George Harrison’s son, Dhani, opening all of the shows, is plotted out through an August 1 concert in Pittsburgh. Lynne recently…

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