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PIX11 Morning News Features Local Bands

Posted by on Dec 20, 2014 in Events, Press Releases, Rich Graziano, WPIX-TV (PIX11) New York | Comments Off

New York, NY –December 19, 2014 – Beginning Monday, December 22, PIX11 Morning News will air a 2-day series “City Sounds” highlighting local musicians from New York and New Jersey. Hosted by PIX11’s Lisa Mateo, these segments will air on 12/22 and 12/23 in the 7am hour.

On Monday, December 22, the “City Sounds” segment will feature musicians curated by Effective Immediately PR, each representing one of the five boros of New York City, including:  Bridge City Hustle (Brooklyn), Arjun (Queens), Ayler Young (Manhattan), Anais Aida (Bronx) and 1WAY TKT (Staten Island).  The segment features interviews with Johnny Burgos from Bridge City Hustle and with Ayler Young.

On Tuesday, December 23, the “City Sounds” segment will feature three musicians from New Jersey including:  Allison Strong (Union City, NJ), Säl Good (Newark, NJ) and Khamaal (Paterson, NJ).  The segment includes interviews with Allison Strong and Säl Good.

Viewers can go to pix11.com/citysounds to view the “City Sounds” segment in real time or after the air date.

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Broadway Profiles: Winter on Broadway to air on PIX11, December at 21 at 7pm

Posted by on Dec 19, 2014 in Events, Press Releases, Rich Graziano, WPIX-TV (PIX11) New York | Comments Off

NEW YORK, December 18, 2014 – PIX11, Tribune Broadcasting’s New York flagship station, has partnered with Broadway Channel to present “Broadway Profiles” a series of primetime Broadway specials hosted by PIX11’s Emmy-Award winning anchor Tamsen Fadal. The latest installment, “Broadway Profiles: Winter on Broadway,” will air on PIX11 on Sunday, December 21st at 7pm ET.

The 30-minute special, “Broadway Profiles: Winter on Broadway” looks at what’s on stage this holiday and previews the 2015 Broadway season.

• Host Tamsen Fadal gets a behind the scenes look at the much anticipated musical comedy “Honeymoon in Vegas” starring Tony Danza and Tony nominee Rob McClure, based on the original film, by screenwriter Andrew Bergman, who also wrote the book for the musical.
• Tamsen finds out what it takes to be a Kit Kat girl with Emma Stone in “Cabaret.”
• Broadway Profiles will also look at some of the hot shows playing over the holidays, we talk with heavy hitters Bradley Cooper, starring in “Elephant Man,” and Jake Gyllenhaal who is making his Broadway debut in “Constellations.”
• Plus, Tamsen goes one in one with Kristin Chenoweth about her new show in 2015, “Twentieth Century” also starting Peter Gallagher, and Tamsen introduces us to the new witches of “Wicked.”

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PIX11 Sports Desk – Live Sports Entertainment Show Expands

Posted by on Dec 15, 2014 in Events, Press Releases, Rich Graziano, WPIX-TV (PIX11) New York | Comments Off

PIX11 Sports Desk – Live Sports Entertainment Show Expands
Scott Stanford and Doc Gooden

Scott Stanford and Doc Gooden

New York, NY –December 15, 2014 – PIX11, Tribune Broadcasting’s New York flagship station will expand PIX11 Sports Desk to air 7-nights a week from 10:45-11pm, after PIX11 News at Ten.

Beginning tonight, PIX11 Sports Desk, which currently airs Friday nights only, will expand to air nightly as a live entertainment based show, with content geared toward sports fans and will include celebrity guests, feature stories, humorous sports related videos and viewer interaction on various social media platforms.

Premiere week guests include Dwight Gooden, Mookie Wilson, Bill Buckner John Starks and more to be announced.

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InstaPIX of the Day – 12.12.14

Posted by on Dec 12, 2014 in InstaPIX | Comments Off

InstaPIX of the Day – 12.12.14

InstaPIX of the Day 12.12.14  Submitted by @lisa_sunshinepz

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