Joe Hyer Blogs

GRAMMY Awards: How Are the Trophies Actually Made?

They take 15 hours to make. They are the only major entertainment award trophies that are still poured by hand. Oh, and they’re made in a small town whose population is just 945 people. They are the trophies that will be awarded during this year's GRAMMY Awards. Craftsman John Billings, who resides... Read More

List of Presenters for Sunday's GRAMMY Awards Announced

Sunday’s GRAMMY Awards will not only have a ton of musical star power, but the live telecast will have also feature a ton of Hollywood star power through the show's presenters. Check Out All Of Our Coverage of Music's Biggest Night The GRAMMY awards announced a list of presenters for the show early... Read More

CBS & Grammys Announced Televised Elton John Tribute Concert

Elton John is about to be honored in a big way. CBS is planning an Elton John Grammy Tribute concert next month. CBS, the Recording Academy and AEG announced plans on Friday for Elton John: I'm Still Standing - A Grammy Salute concert. The Madison Square Garden show is scheduled to take place on... Read More

TV's Batman, Adam West, Has Died at 88

Adam West , the actor best known for his starring role as Batman on TV in the 1960’s, has passed away the age of 88. West would go on to other roles in his career -- including a recent voiceover role as the mayor of Quahog, Rhode Island on FOX’s Family Guy. The news was confirmed on Saturday (June... Read More