An Inside Look At The Microtropolis Launch Party

Microsoft hosted their Windows 8 Microtropolis launch event in New York City on Thursday, October 24. Attendees walked through a scaled-down version of the Big Apple, called Microtropolis, and got a chance to play with Microsoft’s new Surface tablet hours before it was released.  Big thanks to Klout for an invitation to the event. See full Storify here. Photos by Kristen Maldonado Continue reading An Inside Look At The Microtropolis Launch Party

Taylor Swift Takes Over ‘Good Morning America;’ Paints New York City ‘Red’

Taylor Swift started her second day of her media tour off by shutting down Time Square for a live concert on Good Morning America.  Taylor performed songs off of her new album Red, and even went back to her roots with one of her most popular songs, “Love Story.” See full Storify here. Continue reading Taylor Swift Takes Over ‘Good Morning America;’ Paints New York City ‘Red’

My Week In Review: USA’s ‘Political Animals,’ LMFAO, & More!

Last Monday, I headed to the The Morgan Library and Museum in New York City for the USA Network’s Red Carpet Welcome Event for their new show Political Animals.  While I didn’t get a chance to see the premiere episode, I did get to see some fantastic actors and actresses on their way to the showing. On Tuesday, I went to LMFAO’s Sorry For Party Rocking … Continue reading My Week In Review: USA’s ‘Political Animals,’ LMFAO, & More!

Risa Binder Brings Some Classic Country Flavor To NYC!

And by flavor – we’re talking about a BBQ! Risa Binder is making her debut at Hill Country Live on May 2 in New York City.  You can enjoy an evening of great music performed by the country-pop sweetheart, as well as a Texas BBQ with classic Southern sides and cold beer.  The songstress will be performing songs off of her album, Paper Heart. If … Continue reading Risa Binder Brings Some Classic Country Flavor To NYC!

Rising Ballet Star Of Stage & Screen, Michaela DePrince, On ‘Dancing With The Stars’

At 17-years-old, Michaela DePrince is already taking the ballet world by storm.  Adopted from Sierra Leone as a toddler, she has become an elite dancer at the American Ballet Theatre in New York City.  DePrince is one of six dancers featured in the award-winning documentary, First Position, due out May 11.  An early look at the film had the producers of Dancing with the Stars … Continue reading Rising Ballet Star Of Stage & Screen, Michaela DePrince, On ‘Dancing With The Stars’