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Published on Friday, 24 March 2017 07:32 AM 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, 23 March 2017 06:16 AM by
  Tuesday's episode of FX's The Americans, titled "The Midges" included two musical moments of note.  (Warning: spoilers in the descriptions!). (Photo: FX) Read more...
Published on Wednesday, 22 March 2017 08:13 AM by
    Post-Gazette media writer Maria Sciullo and online features editor Sharon Eberson join me to discuss "The Flash" musical episode and late-night comedy in the Trump era. Find the podcast link after the jump. ... Read more...
Published on Wednesday, 22 March 2017 06:38 AM by
 A look at the newly-released vinyl reissue of electric guitar pioneer George Barnes's rare 1957 LP Country Jazz, with expanded packaging and liner notes by daughter Alexandra Leh.
Published on Wednesday, 22 March 2017 12:00 AM by
Fox apes ABC's serious, thoughtful drama "American Crime" with its own socially relevant drama, "Shots Fired," debuting tonight at 8. Read more after the jump. ... Read more...
Published on Tuesday, 21 March 2017 02:03 PM by
You'll probably never see me completely slam any prime-time drama that goes to the effort to do a musical episode ("Viva Laughlin" excepted). It's a lot more work than a regular episode and evokes the "hey, everybody, let's put on a show" ethos of days gone by. That said, tonight's… Read more...
Published on Monday, 20 March 2017 09:27 AM by
The 2010 animated Disney movie "Tangled" got a sequel earlier this month in “Tangled Before Ever After” (repeating at 6:25 p.m. Friday) and this week “Tangled” gets a series spin-off (7:30 p.m. Friday, Disney Channel) that’s already been renewed for a second season. Read more after the jump. ... Read more...
Published on Monday, 20 March 2017 06:33 AM by
  Chuck Berry's second single on Chess Records was "Thirty Days (To Come Back Home)." Released in 1955, it added essentially new lyrics to an arrangement nearly identical to that of "Maybelline." It didn't score on the pop charts but reached # 2 on Billboard's R&B singles charts.  Then, the… Read more...
Published on Sunday, 19 March 2017 08:25 PM by
  Chuck Berry's death at 90, with a new album looming, closes a chapter on not only the early days of rock and roll but on a master performer, guitarist and composer whose legacy will stand alongside every other major figure in American pop music. A fountainhead of rock, Berry… Read more...
Published on Sunday, 19 March 2017 08:25 PM by
  Chuck Berry's death at 90, with a new album looming, closes a chapter on not only the early days of rock and roll but on a master performer, guitarist and composer whose legacy will stand alongside every other major figure in American pop music. A fountainhead of rock, Berry… Read more...