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Kerry Jackson on Person2Person Corey O'Brien |
08/19/2014 | Filed In: Kerry Jackson | Radio From Hell | KUTV | Person2Person | Shauna Lake

Kerry Jackson on Person2Person

Every Sunday night channel 2, aka KUTV, profiles a different local personality. This last Sunday they profiled Radio From Hell and X96's Kerry Jackson. They talked about growing up on a farm, Kerry's battle with cancer and what makes a person a geek.  Check out the segments below and get to know Kerry a little bit better.

 

Kerry on getting into radio.

Kerry on being adopted.

Kerry on not having kids.You can watch Bill Allred's Person2Person here.

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Video: Neon Tree's Tyler Glenn Gets Personal Corey O'Brien |
07/23/2014 | Filed In: Neon Trees | Tyler Glenn | Person2Person | Shauna Lake | KUTV | Bill Allred

Video: Neon Tree's Tyler Glenn Gets Personal

Tyler Glenn of Neon Trees sat down on a Channel 2's "Person 2 Person" with Shauna Lake in two parts to talk about Neon Tree's roots, why he doesn't have a driver's licence, coming out in Utah and the new album, "Pop Psychology."

If anything watch to see news anchors say, "Sleeping with a Friend." Then think of all the uncomfortable things you would like to watch news anchors say.

Also, I have no idea why one is big and one is small. I failed programmer's school.

 

If you want to see Bill Allred's "Person 2 Person" you can watch it here.

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Salt Lake, Ty Burrell Wants To Make Out With You Corey O'Brien |
05/21/2014 | Filed In: TV | Ty Burrell | Modern Family | Salt Lake City | Corey O'Brien

Salt Lake, Ty Burrell Wants To Make Out With You

The proprietor of two of the most popular bars in Salt Lake (Bar X and Beer Bar), actor and star of "Modern Family", Ty Burrell, loves Salt Lake so much that he wrote us a nice little love letter.  As picked up by the Trib via the Huffington Posts "Love Letter" section, Ty wrote about Salt Lake:

"I’m fairly certain that you’re about to explode onto the national scene in the way that some other smaller cities have in the past 10 years," Burrell wrote in the Huffington Post letter. "I will try to keep my jealousies at bay as people move here."

Read the full letter here and swoon away in a bubble bath.

So Salt Lake, don't ever sell yourself short again.  Get some hair product and an expensive shirt from Nordstrom Rack because we have a date with a star.

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Twilight Concert Series 2014 Features Beck, Wu-Tang and Other Greats Corey O'Brien |
05/08/2014 | Filed In: Lauryn Hill | Corey O'Brien | TV on the Radio | Wu-Tang Clan | Local Navties

Twilight Concert Series 2014 Features Beck, Wu-Tang and Other Greats

(Photo of Beck performing at the 2014 Coachella Music Festival by Corey O'Brien)

One of the most anticipated events of the Summer has finally been announced and here's the line-up!

July 10 Ms. Lauryn Hill & Thunder Cat

July 17 TV on the Radio & Twin Shadow

July 24 Charles Bradley and His Extraordinaires & The Budos Band

July 31 Wu-Tang Clan & Run the Jewels

August 7 Local Natives & TBA

August 14 Beck & Furture Islands

August 21 De La Soul & TBA 

August 28 The Head and the Heart & TBA

The Twilight Concert Series is held Thusday nights in Pioneer Park in downtown Salt Lake City.  Admission is $5 and tickets are on sale now by clicking here.

You can also visit the Twilight Concert page here.

-Corey O'Brien and on Twitter @coreyx96

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Bill Frost's TV Picks Week of August 19 Bill F |
08/19/2013 | Filed In: TV

Bill Frost's TV Picks Week of August 19

Follow me on Twitter for blatant self-promotion: @Bill_Frost

Tuesday: In the season finale of STORAGE WARS NEW YORK … yeah, I lost interest even more quickly than you did (A&E). Watch DRUNK HISTORY harder (Comedy Central).

Wednesday: New reality series MODERN DADS follows the daily misadventures of four Austin stay-at-home fathers … so that’s a show (A&E). NECESSARY ROUGHNESS closes Season 3 (USA), and THE SOUP celebrates 500 episodes with a live broadcast—what could possibly go wrong? (E!)

Thursday: Get ready for GHOST SHARK! It’s a shark, and a ghost, and a movie! Hey, it’s far more plausible than a Sharknado (Syfy).

Saturday: In the Lifetime movie ESCAPE FROM POLYGAMY, spoiler alert, all disinterested parties do indeed escape from polygamy (Lifetime). Meanwhile in the summer finale of AXE COP, Axe Cop takes on a young protégé—but he’s possessed by the soul of a killer rabbit with a grudge! Then there’s HIGH SCHOOL USA … meh (Fox).

Sunday: The 30th MTV VIDEO MUSIC AWARDS claims that MTV still shows music videos, and therefore can present awards to said videos. Me, I’m somewhat suspicious (MTV). After Geek Show Movie Night, True TV and City Weekly present the next episode of BREAKING BAD at Brewvies Cinema Pub (677 South 200 West, 21+) at 9:30 pm, free (AMC)

Back when MTV did show videos, you could sometimes see Gina Barberi dancing in Warrant’s less-popular follow-up single to “Cherry Pie,” “Chocolate Donut.”

You can read Bill Frost's reviews every week in City Weekly and CityWeekly.net; daily at CityWeekly.net/tv; and harass him on Twitter and Facebook.

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