Tag: concert

Texas State Representative Blasts Lack of Transparency in McAllen’s Christmas Parade Spending

A little bird on Twitter by the name of Representative Terry Canales was busy blasting the alleged secrecy surrounding the amount Enrique Iglesias was paid to perform at the city holiday concert last year. Mcallen lost nearly $583,000 on the concert, according to reports. Exactly how much the city paid Iglesias, though, remains a mystery. The city approved a confidential contract with Iglesias, and refused to release the contract and payment records in response to public information requests. The city argued that revealing the amount they paid would place the city at a competitive disadvantage when negotiating with other...

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Prince and sports: Music in blood, basketball in his heart

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Prince had music in his blood. Basketball was in his heart. “I really believe that was his first love,” said Al Nuness, his coach at Minneapolis Central High School. When news of the death of one of modern music’s most influential performers reached Nuness on Thursday through a call from his wife, his thoughts went straight to 1973. That’s when Prince and his precocious ninth-grade friends were promoted to the sophomore team by Nuness. “He was very small,” Nuness said. “But he was quick. He could handle the ball and he could penetrate and he could...

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Fox 2 Special Series: “My Crazy Obsession” Part Three

In the third part of our fox 2 special series, “my crazy obsession”, we introduce you to a collector who owns more than 15 thousand items from his favorite rock band. The fan admits he is part of the “Kiss army”. Marlen Sosa shows us the man who “Rock and rolls all night”. You know you are a fan a of a music band when you assist to their concerts or buy their music, but for some that isn’t enough. Pictures, key chains, lighters and also articles out of this world. Marcelo Rodriguez was only 6-years-old when his father,...

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WWE This Weekend at State Farm Arena

Raziel Cano joins us at the studio to invite us to the upcoming events the State Farm Arena that you simply can not miss! Sat, Aug. 1 WWE LIVE tickets starting at the low price of $20!! Sat, Aug. 22 Paramount’s Laser Spectacular Featuring The Music Of Pink Floyd Sun, Aug 30 Latin Legend, Chayanne will be performing and Fri, Sep 11 Gloria Trevi will be having an unforgettable concert. Tickets are on sale now at ticketmaster.com or at statefarmarena.com. Get your tickets...

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