By Lauren Jennings |Sports Editor| 'Twas the Nightmare Before Christmas and all through the bowl, fans were cheering for Tim Burton's story of ole. For three nights only spanning from Oct. 28 - 30, the Hollywood Bowl presented The Nightmare Before Christmas (NBC) in concert, live to film. Voice actors Danny Elfman, Catherine O'Hara, Ken Page and Paul Reubens reprised their singing roles as Jack Skellington/Barrel, Sally/Shock, Oogie Boogie and Lock. Before the orchestra took the stage, fans were given the opportunity to trick-or-treat, take photos with cutouts and enter a costume contest. The contest featured 30 fans dressed to the nines with some fans dressed as characters … [Read more...] about Tim Burton fans gather at the Hollywood Bowl
By Shelby Gonzales |Staff Writer| Katy Perry’s We Can Survive was a benefit concert put on by 97.1 AMP Radio and Citi on Oct. 23. The event was held at the Hollywood Bowl and helped raise money to support breast cancer awareness with the Young Survival Coalition. The whole income of the pro seats went towards the foundation. Katy Perry handpicked each performer she wished to have on stage with her during the benefit concert. The concert featured a variety of talented artists including, Ellie Golding, Tegan and Sara, Sara Barellies, Kasey Musgraves, and Bonnie McKee. Inside the sold out concert, each artist expressed their gratitude to the audience for coming out and supporting such … [Read more...] about Katy Perry Presents: We Can Survive!
By Shannon Luster |Staff Writer| She and Him returned with a 14-song compilation of catchy and foot-tapping good tunes in their third album Volume 3, recently released on May 14. Zooey Deschanel and M. Ward make up the band, which has become wildly popular, especially in the independent music circuit. The band’s music is an influence from 1960s bands like The Beach Boys, well known for their breakthrough, psychedelic album, Pet Sounds, in 1966, including popular songs like “Good Vibrations.” She and Him’s vintage fashion sense also reflects their music, both a throwback to an earlier era, but with a modern twist. One of the songs Deschanel sings in Volume 3 is “Hold Me, … [Read more...] about She & Him returns with vintage sound in Volume Three