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Get ready for the “Tony Orlando Experience” at Spotlight 29

Get ready for the “Tony Orlando Experience” at Spotlight 29

By | January 11, 2017 at 11:42 am | No comments

By Lola Rossi With over 55 years in the entertainment business, superstar Tony Orlando takes the stage at 8 p.m. this Saturday, January 14, 2017, at Spotlight 29 Casino, 46-200 Harrison Place in Coachella. (760) 775-5566. Born and raised in Manhattan, New York, Tony...

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Foodies Delight! Holiday Food & Wine Pairings

Foodies Delight! Holiday Food & Wine Pairings

By | November 30, 2016 at 4:15 am | No comments

By Rick Riozza I woke up today with an incredible appetite; felt like a bear after hibernating.  What’s up with that!  I guess all the Thanksgiving table and fanfare has simply ushered me into the gastronomic ethos, for which there is no escape until we are well...

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Julio Iglesias

Julio Iglesias

By | September 21, 2016 at 1:10 pm | No comments

Fantasy Springs Resort Casino Continues To Bring Top Notch Entertainment To The Coachella Valley By Lola Rossi International singing superstar Julio Iglesias performed at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino last Saturday, September 17, in The Special Events Center to a capacity...

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The Happy Together Tour comes to Spotlight 29 Casino

The Happy Together Tour comes to Spotlight 29 Casino

By | March 24, 2016 at 9:01 pm | No comments

By Lola Rossi The “Happy Together” Tour featuring The Turtles, a tour named after their 1960s hit single, comes to Spotlight 29 Casino in the Spotlight Showroom this Saturday, March 26, 2016 at 8 p.m. This tour will feature hits by The Grass Roots, Gary Lewis & The...

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He’s Back: Engelbert Humperdinck takes the Stage at Spotlight 29 Casino

He’s Back: Engelbert Humperdinck takes the Stage at Spotlight 29 Casino

By | February 4, 2016 at 2:56 am | No comments

By Lola Rossi World renowned entertainer, Engelbert Humperdinck, is bringing his show to Spotlight 29 Casino, this Saturday, February 6, 2016, at 8 p.m. “I just finished a Florida Tour at the end of January, and prior to that I was in Australia and South Africa,” said...

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The Four Tops & The Temptations Return to Fantasy Springs

The Four Tops & The Temptations Return to Fantasy Springs

By | January 14, 2016 at 12:40 am | No comments

By Lola Rossi Get ready Motown Fans, this Friday, January 15, 2016, The Four Tops and The Temptations take the stage in The Special Events Center at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino at 8 p.m. “The thing about and The Temptations and The Four Tops, is that it’s the perfect...

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Dick Fox’s Golden Boys Return To Fantasy Springs Casino

Dick Fox’s Golden Boys Return To Fantasy Springs Casino

By | January 6, 2016 at 4:46 pm | No comments

By Lola Rossi Celebrating their 30th year touring as “The Golden Boys” Bobby Rydell, Fabian and Frankie Avalon will perform this Friday, January 8, 2016, in the Special Events Center at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino. (800) 827-2946. “In 1985, a guy named Dick Fox had...

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Mannheim Steamroller Christmas by Chip Davis Will Give You “Goose Bumps”

Mannheim Steamroller Christmas by Chip Davis Will Give You “Goose Bumps”

By | December 3, 2015 at 2:42 am | No comments

By Lola Rossi Being one fan among millions, Mannheim Steamroller, is welcomed every year to sold-out venues across the country with their own brand of Christmas music that touches the hearts of everyone. Their albums fly off the shelves, as well as, hundreds of other items...

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Hotwyre featuring Buddy Greco, Jr.

Hotwyre featuring Buddy Greco, Jr.

By | July 16, 2015 at 1:16 am | No comments

Performs at the Palm Springs Riviera Resort Friday and Saturday. By Lola Rossi Buddy Greco, Jr. is back in town and has started a new group called Hotwyre. They have been performing at the Palm Springs Riviera Resort in the Side Bar every Friday and Saturday from 10 p.m....

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KC & The Sunshine Band and Village People

KC & The Sunshine Band and Village People

By | April 30, 2015 at 10:46 am | No comments

Performing Friday, May 1, 2015, at 8 pm, at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino By Lola Rossi Get ready for a night of dancing to your favorite Disco tunes from the 1970s. The last time KC and The Sunshine Band performed with The Village People at Fantasy Springs, was on July 6,...

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Feel the Love: Earth, Wind and Fire Returns

Feel the Love: Earth, Wind and Fire Returns

By | April 23, 2015 at 1:07 am | No comments

Earth, Wind and Fire returns to Fantasy Springs Casino in The Special Events Center this Saturday, April 25, 2015, at 8 p.m. By Lola Rossi This concert is sure to be another high energy and elaborate stage show with great vocals, top notch musicians, and a hot horn section,...

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Coachella Valley, Get Ready for Marie Osmond, She is Coming to Town!

Coachella Valley, Get Ready for Marie Osmond, She is Coming to Town!

By | April 1, 2015 at 11:20 pm | No comments

By Lola Rossi Marie Osmond will take the stage at Fantasy Springs Casino in The Special Events Center this Saturday, April 4, 2015, at 8 p.m. She has produced a new “One Woman Show” that is certain to touch the hearts of her loyal fans. The reviews have been outstanding...

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The Monkees Perform This Friday At Fantasy Springs Casino

The Monkees Perform This Friday At Fantasy Springs Casino

By | March 26, 2015 at 1:45 am | No comments

By Lola Rossi Gearing up for the 50th Anniversary of The Monkees television show that debuted on September 12, 1966, Micky Dolenz and Peter Tork make their debut performance here in the Coachella Valley this Friday, March 27, 2015 at Fantasy Springs Casino. Born and raised...

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Music Legends The O’Jays Gave An Amazing Performance

Music Legends The O’Jays Gave An Amazing Performance

By | March 26, 2015 at 1:44 am | No comments

By Lola Rossi Rock and Roll Hall of Fame recipients, The O’Jays, brought their 5 decades of R&B music to the Special Events Center at Fantasy Springs Casino last Saturday. Their stellar performance included songs written by Gamble & Huff of Philadelphia...

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Barry Minniefield

Barry Minniefield

By | March 19, 2015 at 2:26 am | No comments

Watch “The Voice” every Monday and Tuesday on NBC at 8 p.m. By Lola Rossi During a telephone interview with Contestant, Barry Minniefield, he simply stated, “Watch The Voice and support me here in the Coachella Valley.” Located at The Crazy Coconut Bar & Grill...

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The Jacksons perform this Saturday at Fantasy Springs Casino

The Jacksons perform this Saturday at Fantasy Springs Casino

By | February 26, 2015 at 1:43 pm | No comments

By Lola Rossi Music Icons The Jacksons celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Jackson 5 by heading out for their 2015 Unity Tour and tearing up the stage with an exciting, high energy show at Fantasy Springs Casino, this Saturday, February 28, at 8 p.m. Born and raised in...

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Multiple Grammy Award Winner, Tony Bennett, performed to a full house at Fantasy Springs Casino

Multiple Grammy Award Winner, Tony Bennett, performed to a full house at Fantasy Springs Casino

By | February 5, 2015 at 4:04 am | No comments

By Lola Rossi Tony Bennett is a musician who touches your heart with the beautiful music he sings. His career spans over 60 years, and is still going strong. His daughter, Antonia is a talented vocalist, who opened the show last Friday and later, she joined her dad on...

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Frankie Valli Performs this Saturday at Fantasy Springs Casino

Frankie Valli Performs this Saturday at Fantasy Springs Casino

By | January 22, 2015 at 4:35 am | No comments

Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons return to the Desert to perform for their adoring fans at Fantasy Springs Casino, 84-245 Indio Springs Parkway in Indio, this Saturday, January 24, at 8 p.m. For tickets call (800) 827-2946. By Lola Rossi Frankie Valli, a true American Pop...

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Lucky Tongue Is Back At The Palm Canyon Roadhouse

Lucky Tongue Is Back At The Palm Canyon Roadhouse

By | March 20, 2014 at 12:11 am | No comments

By Lola Rossi Lucky Tongue, performs “New Sixties” Rock and Roll, this Saturday, March 22, from 9 p.m. until 1 a.m. at The Palm Canyon Roadhouse, 535 S. Palm Canyon Dr., Palm Springs. (760) 327-4080. They performed there as part of Brad Mercer’s Bands “N” Fans Show...

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Fantasy Springs Presents, Music Icons Daryl Hall and John Oates

Fantasy Springs Presents, Music Icons Daryl Hall and John Oates

By | March 5, 2014 at 9:07 pm | No comments

By Lola Rossi Performing a very large selection of their musical hits throughout the years, the Daryl Hall and John Oats Concert is Sold Out. “That seems to be the trend all over the country during this tour,” said Dillon Barbosa of Wolfson Entertainment, Inc., their...

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Randyn Seymon

Randyn Seymon

By | January 1, 2014 at 5:30 pm | No comments

By Lola Rossi Vocalist and guitarist Randyn Seymon (pronounced Simon) performs every Monday and Tuesday from 5:30 until 9:30 p.m. in the dining room at Sammy G’s Tuscan Grill, 265 South Palm Canyon Drive in downtown Palm Springs. (760) 320-8041. A California native,...

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Former Broadway Star Linda Gerard Performs at Lyons English Grille

Former Broadway Star Linda Gerard Performs at Lyons English Grille

By | December 4, 2013 at 6:13 pm | No comments

By Lola Rossi-Meza In celebration of Mr. David Lyons’ 100th year birthday, this Sunday, December 8, Lyons English Grille in association with Chi Chi Productions proudly presents Linda Gerard and Friends with Music Director David Ring in “Linda Remembers: Fanny Brice, Judy...

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Stellar Entertainment For Loving All Animals Super Pet Adoption Fair

Stellar Entertainment For Loving All Animals Super Pet Adoption Fair

By | November 13, 2013 at 2:40 pm | No comments

by Lola Rossi-Meza Plan to attend the Fifth Annual Loving All Animals Super Pet Adoption Fair with an exciting line-up of entertainment on the Main Stage produced by Lola Rossi of Prestige Entertainment on Saturday, November 23 and Sunday, November 24, from 10 a.m. until 4...

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Gloria Irwin, Owner of Affordable Liquidations by JJ Valentine, Helps Musicians Relocate

Gloria Irwin, Owner of Affordable Liquidations by JJ Valentine, Helps Musicians Relocate

By | October 16, 2013 at 4:17 pm | No comments

By Lola Rossi-Meza Former entertainer from the 1970s knows how valuable her help is to the many entertainers over the years. Cousin to the legendary Mahila Jackson, Irwin has helped liquidate the estates of Liberace, Stephen Wolf keyboardist, Woodie Putman, as well as many...

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Late Bloomer Vocalist Tony Shone Performs During Happy Hour at Central Park

Late Bloomer Vocalist Tony Shone Performs During Happy Hour at Central Park

By | October 9, 2013 at 5:23 pm | No comments

By Lola Rossi Vocalist Tony Shone performs a variety of his favorite songs every Wednesday from 5 until 7 p.m. in the Central Park Restaurant at the Adriatic Resort, 2330 North Palm Canyon Drive in Palm Springs. (760) 866-9166. He is gracious to allow a few of his friends to...

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Lola’s Lounge Debuts With Monthly Birthday Celebration In Central Park

Lola’s Lounge Debuts With Monthly Birthday Celebration In Central Park

By | October 2, 2013 at 3:47 pm | No comments

By Lola Rossi Tonight, Thursday, October 3, stop by for the debut of Lola’s Lounge in the Central Park Restaurant at the Adriatic Resort, 2330 North Palm Canyon Drive in Palm Springs. (760) 866-9166. Vocalist Lola Rossi, along with pianist and vocalist Denise Motto, have...

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Living Legend Herb Jeffries Celebrates His 100th Birthday

Living Legend Herb Jeffries Celebrates His 100th Birthday

By | September 25, 2013 at 2:10 pm | No comments

By Lola Rossi-Meza How many people do you know can say that they were discovered by Louis Armstrong, sang with the Duke Ellington Band and traveled throughout the world performing for countless audiences, four different members of Royalty and six American Presidents: Truman,...

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Rex Meredith Headlines Music Festival during the Loving All Animals Super Pet Adoption Fair in November

Rex Meredith Headlines Music Festival during the Loving All Animals Super Pet Adoption Fair in November

By | September 18, 2013 at 4:55 pm | No comments

By Lola Rossi-Meza This Saturday, September 21, from 7 until 10 p.m., the very popular “It’s Better With A Band” featuring the Derrik Lewis Quartet, kicks off the new season series at Azul Restaurant & Tapas Lounge located at 369 North Palm Canyon Drive in Palm Springs....

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The Season Is Quickly Approaching

The Season Is Quickly Approaching

By | September 11, 2013 at 9:07 pm | No comments

By Lola Rossi-Meza Trumpeter and recording artist Steve Madaio performs every Saturday and Sunday from 6 until 10 p.m. on the beautiful outside patio of the bluEmber Restaurant at Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa, 41-000 Bob Hope Drive in Rancho Mirage. (760) 862-4581. He...

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Michael D’Angelo Performs at the IW Club

Michael D’Angelo Performs at the IW Club

By | September 4, 2013 at 4:18 pm | No comments

By Lola Rossi-Meza Vocalist Michael D’Angelo will perform this Saturday, September 7, from 6:30 until 9:30 p.m. at the Indian Wells Resort Hotel, 76-661 Highway 111 in Indian Wells. Complimentary dance lessons with Carl Davis begin at 6 p.m. He will be filling in for...

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The Musical Event Of The Year, Joey Covington Tribute and Benefit Concert at The Hood

The Musical Event Of The Year, Joey Covington Tribute and Benefit Concert at The Hood

By | August 28, 2013 at 7:08 pm | No comments

by Lola Rossi-Meza Producer and musician Alvin Taylor & The Joey Covington All-Star Band take the stage on Saturday, August 31, from 8 until 11:30 p.m. to celebrate the life of Joey Covington at The Hood Bar and Pizza located at 73-850 Highway 111 in Palm Desert. (760)...

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Joey Covington Tribute and Benefit Concert at The Hood

Joey Covington Tribute and Benefit Concert at The Hood

By | August 21, 2013 at 5:48 pm | No comments

by Lola Rossi-Meza Show Producer and musician Alvin Taylor & The Joey Covington All Star Band take the stage on Saturday, August 31, at 8 p.m. to celebrate the life of Joey Covington at The Hood Bar and Pizza located at 73-850 Highway 111 in Palm Desert. (760) 636-5220....

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Enjoy Great Music by Steve Madaio at the bluEmber

Enjoy Great Music by Steve Madaio at the bluEmber

By | August 14, 2013 at 7:35 pm | No comments

by Lola Rossi-Meza Trumpeter and recording artist Steve Madaio performs every Saturday and Sunday from 6 until 10 p.m. on the beautiful outside patio of the bluEmber Restaurant at Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa, 41-000 Bob Hope Drive in Rancho Mirage. (760) 862-4581. He is...

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“Oldies For Jesus Concert” to be held at the Spa Resort Hotel

“Oldies For Jesus Concert” to be held at the Spa Resort Hotel

By | August 7, 2013 at 6:19 pm | No comments

by Lola Rossi-Meza ReachOut Ministries, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, is proud to present their “Oldies For Jesus Concert” fund-raising event to add some “Hot Fun in the Summertime!” on Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 7 p.m. This second annual event will be held...

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Original Play “Lush!” at the Palm Springs Woman’s Club

Original Play “Lush!” at the Palm Springs Woman’s Club

By | July 31, 2013 at 5:35 pm | No comments

by Lola Rossi-Meza Not too many people would ever take a moment to think about Alcoholics Anonymous and wonder, who was the first woman to join? However, that is exactly what Valerie-Jean Hume did. After countless re-writes, she has delivered an award-winning two-act play...

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