The World Poker Tour
is folding with the Travel Channel
and placing its bet with GSN. The one-year, $7 million deal between the poker tour, one of the early poker TV franchises, and the game-show cable network begins next year. Discovery Networks is selling off its interest in the Travel Channel to Cox Communications. |
The Tribeca Music Lounge
, which is produced by ASCAP
and showcases top songwriters during the Tribeca Film Festival, has announced its lineup of performers, which includes Slip, Rhett Miller, Cass McCombs, Matt White, Jon Auer and '60s icon Donovan. The lounge, which will be held May 1-4 at the Canal Room, is co-hosted by Verizon Wireless.
The 2007 Tribeca Film Festival takes place April 25 to May 6.