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Published on Wednesday, 18 October 2017 04:00 PM by
I'll admit, I rarely watch Fox's "The Simpsons" (8 p.m. Sunday, WPGH) but I do still make a point to watch the Halloween episode every year. These installments were once-must-see and then turned as hit-or-miss as the series itself. But this year's "Treehouse of Horror XXVIII" is terrific. Read more… Read more...
Published on Wednesday, 18 October 2017 08:40 AM by
                                                                           Victoria Will/AP Harry Belafonte, singer, actor and political activist, who turned 90 in March, will be at Carnegie Music Hall Friday at 8 PM.   This is a repost of my blog entry honoring his birthday, looking at both his social activism and the talent that introduced him to…
Published on Tuesday, 17 October 2017 04:20 PM by
       Post-Gazette media writer Maria Sciullo joins me to talk about "Mindhunter," "Lore" and "Crazy Ex-Girlfriend." Find the podcast link after the jump. ... Read more...
Published on Tuesday, 17 October 2017 09:24 AM by
  On November 30, Universal Music will re-release a seminal blues collection on vinyl, making it available in LP form for the first time since 1987. The album will also be available for streaming and digital download. The Best of Muddy Waters, originally released by Chess Records in November of… Read more...
Published on Tuesday, 17 October 2017 09:00 AM by
        South Park, the long-running and occasionally controversial comedy show, is having a banner year. It’s currently in the middle of season 21, and this week it launched its second major video game release entitled “South Park: The Fractured But Whole” ("TFBW"). This is the follow-up to… Read more...
Published on Sunday, 15 October 2017 02:50 AM by
A look at the enduring legacy of visionary jazz pianist-composer-bebop innovator Thelonious Monk, born 100 years ago on October 10th, with versions of some of his greatest music played by others and by Monk himself.  Pittsburgh's Joe Negri provides the last word with Monk's greatest composition.
Published on Sunday, 15 October 2017 12:00 AM by
  Parents, take note: If you’re relying on a DVR series recording to catch the third season of “Miles from Tomorrowland,” you’re out of luck. The show has been re-titled “Mission Force One” (9:30 a.m. Monday, Disney Channel) and you’ll need to re-program your DVR. Series creator Sascha Paladino said… Read more...
Published on Thursday, 12 October 2017 05:40 PM by
Click here for a link to headlines of recent TV news and views posts. TV Q&A with Rob Owen Submit a question to TV Q&A by sending an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (include your first name and location) or submitting online at http://old.post-gazette.com/tv/questions/qaform.asp. This week's TV Q&A (after the "Read more"… Read more...
Published on Thursday, 12 October 2017 05:30 PM by
    Nobody expected “The Evil Within” to get a sequel. The 2014 game from Tango Gameworks and published by Bethesda Softworks received middling reviews that leaned toward positive. The kind-of-sort-of spiritual successor to “Resident Evil 4” received enough praise to give it a cult following, but nobody was expecting… Read more...
Published on Thursday, 12 October 2017 05:30 PM by
    Nobody expected “The Evil Within” to get a sequel. The 2014 game from Tango Gameworks and published by Bethesda Softworks received middling reviews that leaned toward positive. The kind-of-sort-of spiritual successor to “Resident Evil 4” received enough praise to give it a cult following, but nobody was expecting… Read more...