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Oscars Preview with the ND Film Society

Can the show save itself from ratings free-fall?

You’ve heard the old saying, “if a tree falls in the forest, does it make a sound?” When it comes to the Oscars, it might very well be “if a shooting star appears, and no one watches for it, does it really matter?” The Academy Awards are one of the biggest shows in — and about — showbiz, but in…

Guns N’ Roses Headed To Fargo This Summer

The legendary rock band will play the Fargodome on Sunday, August 23, 2020.

FARGO, ND – Rock and roll legends Guns N’ Roses announced North American dates as part of their epic 2020 worldwide stadium tour this summer. The powerhouse performers will bring their uninhibited signature sound and dominance to millions of fans across the globe starting this March in Mexico City. The colossal Guns N’ Roses 2020 Tour will land at the…

Demi Lovato to Sing National Anthem at the Super Bowl

The NFL and Fox on Thursday announced the performance.

NEW YORK–Grammy-nominated pop singer Demi Lovato will perform the national anthem at the Super Bowl. The NFL and Fox on Thursday announced the performance, which will take place ahead of the big game on Feb. 2 at the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami. Jennifer Lopez and Shakira will headline the halftime show. A week before the Super Bowl, Lovato will…

Maroon 5 Announce Tour Stop in Fargo

General public tickets go on sale December 13.

FARGO, N.D.–Three-time Grammy Award winning band Maroon 5 have announced a tour stop in Fargo for their upcoming 2020 U.S. tour. The band will perform at the Fargodome on August 8, 2020. Meghan Trainor will open for all shows as well as Leon Bridges on stadium dates only. Pre-sale tickets go on sale December 9 for American Express and Citi…

Elton John Coming To Fargo

The Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour will play the Fargodome on Saturday, June 13.

FARGO, ND — A rock legend is coming to Fargo. Elton John added Fargo to this 2020 North America dates. The Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour will play the Fargodome on Saturday, June 13. Tickets go on sale to the public beginning Friday, November 22 at 10:00 a.m. Tickets and VIP packages can be purchased on EltonJohn.com. American Express® Card…

Cher Announces Tour Stop in Fargo

General tickets go on sale November 8 at 10 a.m.

FARGO, N.D.–Cher has extended her Here We Go Again Tour to include a stop at the Fargodome on April 11, 2020. Nile Rodgers and CHIC will continue as the opening acts. Citi is the official presale credit card of the tour so Citi cardmembers will have access to purchase presale tickets November 5 at 10 a.m. until November 7 at 10…

Streaming Services using Freebies to get Subscribers

Experts say it's important to sign up customers now-and worry about keeping them later.

Apple, Disney and AT&T want to jump-start their new streaming services with a big audience base as they face off with Netflix. One way to do that is to bring on the freebies. That includes a free year of Apple TV Plus for customers of new Apple devices and a free year of Disney Plus to higher-tier Verizon customers. Some…

‘Maude’ Co-Star, Character Actor Bill Macy Dies at 97

Antenna TV will air a Maude marathon from 12 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Saturday.

LOS ANGELES–A friend of Bill Macy says the actor who starred opposite Bea Arthur in the 1970s sitcom “Maude” has died. Macy died Thursday night in Los Angeles, friend Matt Beckoff said Friday. Macy’s role as Walter Findlay on CBS’ “Maude,” which aired from 1972 to 1978, was his highest-profile in a long stage, film and TV career as a…

Madd Frank Returns to TV in Fargo-Moorhead

MOORHEAD, Minn. – A legendary Fargo horror host is back. Moorhead’s public access channel MCAM is bringing Madd Frank to the small screen once again. MCAM says it will broadcast original Madd Frank shows in all their “gory… or glory,” starting Saturday night at 9:00. The episodes where he introduced horror movies were originally shown right here on KVRR in…

Jennifer Lopez, Shakira to Perform at 2020 Super Bowl Halftime Show

Super Bowl LIV is scheduled for Sunday, February 2, 2020 at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida.

NEW YORK, N.Y.–Pepsi, the NFL and Roc Nation have announced music superstars Jennifer Lopez and Shakira will perform during the Pepsi Super Bowl LIV Halftime Show. The performance will be the first time Lopez and Shakira have worked together and the first time performing at the Super Bowl for both artists. Super Bowl LIV is scheduled for Sunday, February 2,…