For MTD Radio this is Eugenius with the Ski Apache Ski Report for Friday December 06.
Former South African president Nelson Mandela died Thursday at the age of 95. Through the years, he'd worked with many top musicians at various charity events, and still others served as ambassadors for his charity. Others were simply inspired by his lifelong fight to end apartheid in South Africa. Here's a selection of reactions to his passing:
The Fifth Beatle, an upcoming film project about late Beatles manager Brian Epstein that's based on a popular graphic novel of the same name, has a director. Peyton Reed, whose credits include Bring It On, The Break-Up and Yes Man, has signed on to helm the flick.
In May, The Doors released an official app for the iPad that treats fans to an in-depth, interactive look at the music and history of the famed Los Angeles rock band. Now, the program has been expanded with some fascinating updated content timed in conjunction with what would have been late frontman Jim Morrison's 70th birthday -- Sunday, December 8.
Elton John, his longtime lyricist Bernie Taupin and members of The Clash are among the music stars who have personalized skateboard decks that will be auctioned online starting Thursday to benefit a charity founded by famous skateboarder Tony Hawk.
A rare set of early lyrics to "Born to Run" handwritten by Bruce Springsteen while he was working on the song has brought in big bucks at a Sotheby's auction held Thursday in New York City. The document, which was expected to fetch between $70,000 and $100,000, sold for $197,000, including the auction price and fees.
(NEW YORK) -- In the hours after Nelson Mandela's death was announced, many celebrities, some of whom had a connection to the former South African president, expressed their condolences and paid tribute.
(NEW YORK) -- Only one movie opens nationwide on Friday: Out of the Furnace, a drama starring Christian Bale, Woody Harrelson and Casey Affleck.
(NEW YORK) -- NBC on Thursday night presented the three-hour live event The Sound of Music Live, featuring Carrie Underwood and True Blood’s Stephen Moyer as Maria and Captain Von Trapp.
(LOS ANGELES) -- California cops have arrested an 18-year-old man and another will reportedly surrender in connection to the alleged theft of a piece of the doomed 2005 Porsche Carrera GT that crashed in Santa Clarita on Saturday, killing Fast and the Furious series star Paul Walker and his friend, Roger Rodas.
(NEW YORK) -- The Writers Guild of America announced its nominees for the 2014 Writers Guild Awards in the television categories on Thursday. Nominees include new series such as Orange is the New Black, House of Cards, Ray Donovan, Masters of Sex and The Americans.