Jake’s Take: the 2017 Planet Comicon Wrap-Up

Planet Comicon 2015

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Kansas City’s largest and longest-running comic book convention and pop culture expo just concluded. For its 19th edition, Planet Comicon returned to Kansas City’s Bartle Hall with over 250 creators and 33 … [Continue reading]

The Black Fairy’s darkest secret is revealed on “Once Upon A Time”

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Thanks to her grandson, Gideon, the Black Fairy has landed in Storybrooke and has started to set in motion…the Final Battle. The Black Fairy tried and failed to pull Emma away from her family and allies, but … [Continue reading]

The Five Question Challenge with David Dastmalchian

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com It is a privilege to welcome actor David Dastmalchian to Jake’s Take. The rising performer is in his hometown of Kansas City for Planet Comicon, the city’s largest and longest-running comic book convention … [Continue reading]

“American Ninja Warrior” takes over Kansas City

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com For the past eight years, NBC’s sports action competition series American Ninja Warrior (ANW) has captured the hearts of the nation. ANW will be returning to the National Broadcasting Company for the sixth … [Continue reading]

Teams Adam & Blake perform as “The Voice: Season 12” Instant Save debuts

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Last night. The Voice: Season 12 made history as Shania Twain became the first key advisor to join the coaches at their dais during the live shows. The Top 12 performed for America’s votes and a chance to … [Continue reading]

Zelena targets the Black Fairy on “Once Upon A Time”

Zelena and Regina bond

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com The Black Fairy is in Storybrooke. Rumple’s mom and Gideon’s grandmother has already made her unwelcome presence known throughout the town. From controlling Gideon’s heart to revealing to Emma that she … [Continue reading]

Jake’s Take’s New Music Reviews: Week of April 21, 2017

Kendrick Lamar DAMN.

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Welcome to the latest edition of Jake’s Take’s New Music Releases. This week, we are looking at the most recent albums from some of the greatest musicians of all-time and several artists who could join them … [Continue reading]

The Five Question Challenge with Tom Bleasby

Tom Bleasby Where is the Love

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com It is a pleasure to welcome singer-songwriter Tom Bleasby to Jake’s Take. The British singer first came in the international public eye when he recorded a virtual duet with Jessie J on the Smule Sing! … [Continue reading]

Team Adam & Team Gwen tackle night two of “The Voice: Season 12” Live Playoffs

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Last night, The Voice went live for the first time this season. There were some excellent performances from standouts such as Lauren Duski, Chris Blue, Stephanie Rice, and Vanessa Ferguson, who made it to the … [Continue reading]

Team Alicia & Team Blake kick off “The Voice: Season 12” Live Playoffs

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com The Voice: Season 12 Live Playoffs started tonight. All eyes were on both Team Alicia and Team Blake as their teams hoped to rally America to vote them through to the Top 12. Going into the Live Playoffs, … [Continue reading]

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