Archive for January, 2013

Dylan Galvan- People You Should Know

Cover photo-Dylan Galvan. Inside photo- Dylan displays his golf swing, which is fundamentally sound. The Golf Prodigy Is Simply Unbelievable By Buddy Sampson We’ve been blessed to see young icons and prodigies turn into huge stars. Those stars started with raw and unbelievable talent, but honed their...
January 30th, 2013 | People You Should Know | Read More

Jill Jaress- The Funny Lady is Someone To Love

Cover photo-the incomparable Jill Jaress. Inside photo-Jill Jaress, pictured with Timothy Bottoms from her film "The One-Nighter." By Buddy Sampson I met Jill Jaress  when I was covering the Cinema City International Film Festival. Her short, “Someone to Love”, was in competition....
January 24th, 2013 | Film Reviews | Read More

Crosstown Traffic and Round Trip Ticket Rock The Mint

Round Trip Ticket. They featured Lamar Webster on bass (R) who was rock solid. By Buddy Sampson Los Angeles, CA- On a cool night in Southern California, two ensembles warmed up The Mint in Los Angeles with old school fun. Opening the show was Crosstown Traffic. Headed by rock solid bassist Lamar Webster,...
January 23rd, 2013 | Entertainment | Read More

UBC-TV Makes an Impressive Start to 2013 in Los Angeles

Cover Photo- Peggy Dodson, CEO/President UBC-TV at press conference. Photo by Buddy Sampson. Inside photo- (L-R) Bottom row- Reginald Idlett, UBC-TV, Red "Sabre" Williams, ABA, Don Sanchez, ABA, and Art Sandoval. Top row (L-R) Veronica Jones, UBC-TV, Lynn Pingol, Unheard Voices, Peggy Dodson,...
January 14th, 2013 | Entertainment, Sports | Read More

Inspirational Coaching and Advice

Cover photo and Inside photo- Kim Somers Egelsee. Her column addresses how to handle depression. By Kim Somers Egelsee Question: When I am having a depressed or down in the dumps day or period of time, what are some ways to climb out of it positively? Advice: If you are human you’re going to...
January 12th, 2013 | Kim Somers Egelsee | Read More

Landing of the Urban Rebels

Cover and Inside photo- Kongit Farrell (L) Playwright and Actress, "Landing of the Urban Rebels," shows off Hula Girl cocktails. Photo by Sandy Schwartz. By Greg Thompson The bulbs were poppin’ Thursday 12-13 in the Flight Theater at the Complex in Hollywood.  A dozen members of the press...
January 11th, 2013 | Theater | Read More

Reggie Pinuelas-People You Should Know-“Chasing The Green-Living Life Up To Par Is An Everyday Struggle.”

Cover Photo- Reggie Pinuelas. Photo by Judith Orr Photography. Inside Photo- Reggie "PinHi" Pinuelas at the range. Photo by Sandra Simon. By Buddy Sampson Professional sports, including golf, have an allure that attracts athletes to participate in them. Much has been made of the travails...
January 3rd, 2013 | People You Should Know, Sports | Read More

2012 Soul Train Music Awards

Cover Photo-New Edition. Inside photo- Leah Labelle. Both photos by Kim Webster. By Kim Webster LAS VEGAS  NV – The Soul Train Music Awards was taped live at Planet Hollywood with our favorite host Cedric “The Entertainer.” Tamar Braxton and Tony Rock also hosted a pre-show packed with celebrity...
January 2nd, 2013 | Kim's Kronicles | Read More