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Juan Gabriel Released from Hospital, Announces Rescheduled Tour Dates

Juan Gabriel Released from Hospital, Announces Rescheduled Tour Dates

Six time Grammy nominated superstar Juan Gabriel was released from a Las Vegas hospital this afternoon. His health has improved considerably since starting treatment on Monday, and he is looking forward to resuming his acclaimed VOLVER tour on Thursday May 1st at Nokia Theater L.A. Live.

Until then he will rest and continue his recovery in Las Vegas and in Los Angeles until the resumption of the tour.

The composer/performer has received well wishes from all over the world while in the hospital and tweeted his thanks on Wednesday:

Prayers, [...] beautiful words, and well wishes have rained down. To each and every one of you my eternal gratitude

In the course of his illness, Juan Gabriel has announced rescheduled dates for his tour. They can be found, below.

TOUR DATES:

Thursday May 1 – Los Angeles @ Nokia Theater L.A. Live
Saturday May 3 – Los Angeles @ Nokia Theater L.A. Live
Sunday May 4 – Los Angeles @ Nokia Theater L.A. Live
Thursday, May 8 – Los Angeles @ Nokia Theatre L.A. Live (replaces 4/l7)
Friday, May 9 – San Jose @ SAP Center (replaces 4/19)
Wednesday, May 28 – Los Angeles @ Nokia Theatre L.A. Live (replaces 4/16)
Friday May 30 – Denver @ Pepsi Center
Sunday June 1 – Oakland @ Oracle Arena
Friday June 6 – Miami @ American Airlines Arena
Sunday June 8 – Newark-New Jersey @ Prudential Center

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Syfy Renew ‘Face Off’ for 7th Season

Syfy Renew ‘Face Off’ for 7th Season

After a bold and extreme season of competition, three artists remain in the fight for the title of season 6 Face Off champion – George Schminky of Walnut Creek, CA by way of Puerto Rico; Rashaad Santiago of Bronx, NY; and Tyler Green of Litchfield, CT.

For their final challenge, they will each create a pair of rival alien races, all of whom will be performing in an electrifying dance performance for world famous music producer and DJ, Rusko. The season 6 finale episode of Face Off airs Tuesday, April 22 at 9PM ET/PT on Syfy.

Syfy also confirms that the critically-acclaimed series will return in July 2014 for a high-stakes 7th season themed “Life and Death.”

Each week the contestants will face creative challenges designed to inspire them to explore life, death, rebirth and mortality. Season 7 will also introduce new judge, Lois Burwell, a renowned Academy-Award winning makeup artist known for her work on Lincoln, Braveheart, Saving Private Ryan, War Horse and War of the Worlds.

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The ‘iHeartRadio Music Awards’ Air May 1st on NBC!

The ‘iHeartRadio Music Awards’ Air May 1st on NBC!

TheiHeartRadio Music Awards are taking a groundbreaking approach to the award show format.  In what is set to become the music industry’s biggest party of the year, celebrating the music world’s biggest stars and taking over the World’s Capital City of Music…Los Angeles.

For one night, the Awards will offer an irresistible feast of performance, style and storytelling.  Viewers will be treated to show-stopping performances live from the historic Shrine Auditorium, and throughout the evening, some of the entertainment world’s most celebrated stars will tell us their “LA Story.”

Their stories will include what brought them to and through the City of Angels, insightful anecdotes that touch on discovering, performing and creating music in the melting pot that is Los Angeles. This glamorous tabled event will spill its party atmosphere onto the streets taking over some of the city’s most iconic music venues, from The Roxy and the Hotel Café to the streets of Compton.

Nominees include Justin Timberlake, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Imagine Dragons, Maroon 5, Rihanna and more. Additional information on performers and presenters are forthcoming, but we promise…you won’t want to miss it!

The inaugural iHeart Radio Music Awards will be held LIVE on May 1st from L.A.’s iconic Shrine Auditorium and will air on NBC at 8 pm.

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Coachella Reveal TV Broadcast Schedule for Weekend 2

Coachella Reveal TV Broadcast Schedule for Weekend 2

Don’t have passes for Coachella weekend 2? Don’t worry the festival will air performances, artist interviews and more exclusively on AXS TV (check local listings).

The live broadcast begins each night at 9:00pm ET and will be re-aired the following day at 2:00pm ET. The schedule includes Arcade Fire, Beck, Queens of the Stone Age, Nas, Lorde, Bryan Ferry, MGMT, HAIM, Pixies, CHVRCHES, Future Islands, Neko Case, and Foster the People, among others.

Check out the day-by-day breakdown below. Exact air times are yet to be announced, but we’ll keep you up to date.

Friday, April 18th:
HAIM, Neko Case, Neko Case, Ellie Goulding, Broken Bells, Chromeo, Grouplove, Bastille, Bryan Ferry, Kate Nash, ZZ Ward, and AFI.

Saturday, April 19th:
Lorde, Pixies, Queens of the Stone Age, Cage the Elephant, CHVRCHES, The Head and the Heart, Capital Cities, Future Islands, MGMT, Fatboy Slim, and Foster the People.

Sunday, April 20th:
Arcade Fire, Beck, Fishbone, Frank Turner, Big Gigantic, Daughter, Calvin Harris, Skrillex (From Saturday), Pet Shop Boys (From Saturday), NAS (From Saturday).

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Dexter Roberts Eliminated from ‘American Idol’

Dexter Roberts Eliminated from ‘American Idol’

Dexter Roberts was eliminated tonight on AMERICAN IDOL XIII, after he received the fewest votes. From Fayette, AL, the 22-year-old sang “Muckalee Creek Water” on last night’s performance show.

Next week, on Wednesday, April 23 (8:00-10:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed), the Top Six – C.J. Harris, Jena Irene, Caleb Johnson, Jessica Meuse, Alex Preston and Sam Woolf – get a little bit country and a little bit rock and roll as they perform two songs each – one country and one rock!

With the competition more intense than ever, tune in Thursday, April 24 (9:00-9:30 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed), to find out who survives next week’s elimination.

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Coby Ryan McLaughlin Cast in Recurring Role on USA’s ‘Graceland’

Coby Ryan McLaughlin Cast in Recurring Role on USA’s ‘Graceland’

Coby Ryan McLaughlin (“The Secret Life of the American Teenager”) has been tapped in the recurring role of Archie in the sophomore season of USA’s hit drama series “Graceland.”

McLaughlin will guest star as Archie, a mainstay in the LAPD’s Gang Task Force. Sharp as a tack and loyal to a fault, the members of “Graceland” hope he’ll be an ally in their mission to destroy the cartel.

McLaughlin joins the previously announced Carmine Giovinazzo (“CSI:NY”) and Jon Sklaroff (“24″).

The series, returning to USA this summer, focuses on the undercover lives of agents from the DEA, FBI and ICE who reside and operate under one roof. Inspired by true events, GRACELAND captured a broad freshman audience, averaging 4M total viewers.

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Semi Precious Weapons to Release New Album ‘Aviation’ on Vinyl for Record Store Day!

Semi Precious Weapons to Release New Album ‘Aviation’ on Vinyl for Record Store Day!

Semi Precious Weapons will release 500 limited edition vinyl copies of “Aviation” on Record Store Day (April 19th) followed by the special edition CD and digital release on April 22nd.

The band will play a special release party performance at Sayers in Los Angeles on April 22nd. This will be followed on the 23rd by a Penthouse performance for Alt 98.7 Los Angeles at Hollywood Towers.

The 12-track album is Semi Precious Weapons‘ first in 4 years. Created in collaboration with Grammy-winning producer Tricky Stewart (Beyoncé, Rihanna, Frank Ocean) of RedZone Records, “Aviation” is a rule-defying album that blends an array of genres.

“Aviation” is currently available for pre-order on iTunes, which unlocks an advance-release EP featuring the hit single “Aviation High,” alongside tracks “Drink,” “Look to the Stars,” and “Never Going Home.” The album’s first single, “Aviation High” recently premiered on Rolling Stone and Digital Spy to ecstatic fans and rave reviews. Stream it below!

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