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NewsRamp Arts & Entertainment Podcast

Dive into the vibrant world of arts and entertainment with NewsRamps Arts & Entertainment Podcast. Each week, we bring you the latest news, trends, and stories from the realms of film, music, theater, visual arts, and more. From exclusive interviews with industry insiders to reviews of the hottest new releases, this podcast is your go-to source for staying updated and inspired. Whether you're an artist, a fan, or just curious about the creative world, join us for a lively and informative journey through the arts and entertainment landscape.

Episodes


Asian Film Festival Success, Harry Potter TV Series, and Activate Games Opening artwork

Asian Film Festival Success, Harry Potter TV Series, and Activate Games Opening

The Tigertail Asian Film Festival debuted with 28 short films and 1 feature film, celebrating Asian cinema and promoting cultural exchange. HBO confirms a Harry Potter TV series coming to HBO Max in 2026, staying true to the original books. Activate Games Inc. opens its Cambridge location, offering unique active gaming experiences blending physical activity with gaming.

Published: 2024-07-16 05:20:03

Duration: 00:04:00

Episode 1: The Search for Buttercup - A Tale of Love and Determination in 'Damn Cat' artwork

Episode 1: The Search for Buttercup - A Tale of Love and Determination in 'Damn Cat'

Join Carter Ferris on a wild adventure in Ernest Mirich's novella, 'Damn Cat,' as he searches for his missing Himalayan cat, Buttercup, in the chaos of Los Angeles. Will Carter be able to reunite with his furry friend, or will he have to settle for a new cat instead? Discover the humor and determination in this urban tale of escapades and love for a pet. Learn about author Ernest Mirich's journey from poetry to playwriting to screenwriting, with notable performances in LA theater and independent films.

Published: 2024-07-12 06:45:33

Duration: 00:01:53

Bistec Premiere, JT Money's 'Immortal' Album, and Girls On The Run Interview artwork

Bistec Premiere, JT Money's 'Immortal' Album, and Girls On The Run Interview

Join us for the world premiere of the 'Bistec' podcast series, a historical fiction drama following the story of a Cuban Revolutionary and a prominent dissident. Miami Bass Movement Lyrical Legend, JT Money, discusses his latest album 'Immortal,' featuring collaborations with artists like Rick Ross and CeeLo Green. Dr. Barbara Becker Holstein interviews Donna York and Lynn Sherman of Girls On The Run, discussing cultivating resilience and self-esteem in children.

Published: 2024-07-09 16:12:00

Duration: 00:04:04

Connecting Through Content: A CEO's Journey and AI Revolution in Broadcasting artwork

Connecting Through Content: A CEO's Journey and AI Revolution in Broadcasting

From networking to storytelling, Casey Bloys, CEO of HBO, shares insights on his career journey and the importance of genuine connections in the entertainment industry. Meanwhile, FFTV Live Streaming introduces Chinese-style short dramas to a global audience through AI technology and audience participation, revolutionizing international broadcasting. Join us as we explore the power of personal connections and innovative media approaches in today's episode.

Published: 2024-07-05 14:42:48

Duration: 00:03:07

Musical Triumphs and Historical Fiction: A Look at Stephen Melillo and 'Bdóte' artwork

Musical Triumphs and Historical Fiction: A Look at Stephen Melillo and 'Bdóte'

Renowned composer Stephen Melillo had a remarkable year in 2024, earning multiple awards for his music, including a Pulitzer Prize nomination and recognition at the Global Music Awards. Fans can find his latest release, STORMWORKS Chapter 89: Worlds Within the World, on their favorite DSPs. 'Bdóte' by Angela Ellen Grey and Editor Paige Peterson is a novel in verse that explores the friendship between two Dakota Sioux girls in 1862 Bdóte, addressing social issues and historical events. The book offers a captivating journey through powerful narrative poems and prose.

Published: 2024-07-03 12:31:52

Duration: 00:03:12

Kids Entertainment Growth, Maternity Photography, and Mogabi V3 Electric Guitar Innovation artwork

Kids Entertainment Growth, Maternity Photography, and Mogabi V3 Electric Guitar Innovation

In this episode, we discuss Grom Social Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ: GROM) and its potential for growth in the kids entertainment industry. With successful IPs, strategic acquisitions, and a Hollywood-filled management team, GROM aims to become a leader in the space. We also highlight the Outstanding Maternity Award, celebrating the art of maternity and family photography from around the world. Lastly, we introduce the Mogabi V3 Electric Guitar, a new innovation on Kickstarter designed for guitar enthusiasts seeking improved sound quality and portability.

Published: 2024-06-26 07:28:14

Duration: 00:04:05

Fresh Takes and Inspirations: Winnie-The-Pooh, Echoes of Wisdom, Guangzhou Tours, and The Blue Bat Dance artwork

Fresh Takes and Inspirations: Winnie-The-Pooh, Echoes of Wisdom, Guangzhou Tours, and The Blue Bat Dance

Kartoon Studios announces a new Winnie-The-Pooh franchise backed by $30 million in financing, featuring an animated holiday movie and series with a fresh take on the classic characters. Hope Roberts releases a powerful album, Echoes of Wisdom, filled with uplifting poems set to music. Guangzhou offers a free one-day tour program to international transit passengers, showcasing the city's history and culture. Elisa Huberman introduces 'The Blue Bat Dance,' a children's book promoting themes of uniqueness and acceptance.

Published: 2024-06-25 15:15:37

Duration: 00:05:04

Inclusive Concert Experience with EL TRI and New CEO Appointment at MemeToon artwork

Inclusive Concert Experience with EL TRI and New CEO Appointment at MemeToon

Comcast partners with EL TRI to provide sign language interpretation at their Music in the Park performance in San Jose, marking the band's first performance with interpreters. The collaboration aims to increase accessibility for deaf and hard-of-hearing fans, with Comcast also offering interpreting services at Xfinity Store locations and granting $60,000 to community partners for digital inclusion initiatives. In a separate story, Kim Boo-hyun is appointed as the new CEO of MEME Entertainment's MemeToon platform, with plans to elevate the platform to become the top global blockchain webtoon platform.

Published: 2024-06-24 00:27:52

Duration: 00:03:22

Destino Ranch: A New Frontier in Entertainment and Leisure Sector artwork

Destino Ranch: A New Frontier in Entertainment and Leisure Sector

Golden Triangle Ventures, Inc (OTC:GTVH) is making waves in the leisure and recreational sector with its 'Destino Ranch' project. The Invesco Leisure and Entertainment ETF (NYSEARCA:PEJ) is up over 27 percent in the past six months, indicating a strong recovery in the industry. GTVH's Lavish Entertainment subsidiary has developed a four-pillar business model to enhance its entertainment business. Additionally, GTVH recently acquired 70 acres of prime land for Destino Ranch, a multifaceted destination center in Arizona. This project aims to rival well-known festival sites and create unforgettable experiences. With strategic location and significant infrastructure investments, Destino Ranch is poised to become a premier entertainment destination. GTVH's commitment to enhancing shareholder value is evident through key agreements and partnerships, solidifying its position in the industry.

Published: 2024-06-19 03:02:15

Duration: 00:02:16

Breaking Boundaries: Jeff Robb's 3D Portrait of Dr. Dre artwork

Breaking Boundaries: Jeff Robb's 3D Portrait of Dr. Dre

Renowned artist Jeff Robb has unveiled the first-ever three-dimensional portrait of hip-hop icon Dr. Dre, showcasing his physical likeness and legacy. Robb's innovative approach to contemporary art was on display during a day-long shoot at Milk Studios in LA. This milestone portrait solidifies Robb's reputation as a leading figure in the art world, with a career spanning over three decades.

Published: 2024-06-11 13:19:20

Duration: 00:02:14