Jacob Ryan On Detroit’s WXYZ

Posted by Michael on February 17th, 2020

Last week was Valentine’s Day and Jacob Ryan was a guest on Detroit’s WXYZ to bring a little magic to the holiday.

The Avengers Of Magic Hit AGT The Champions Finale Tonight

Posted by Michael on February 17th, 2020

The current season of America’s Got Talent: The Champions ends tonight… there are not any magic acts left, but the officially leaked preview video from NBC features Shin Lim and Colin Cloud, dubbed “The Avengers of Magic” in the clip’s title.

Gearing Up For Blackpool 2020

Posted by Michael on February 14th, 2020

We’re going to tie up the day and the week with a video concentrating on getting ready for Blackpool 2020 from MagicWorld… Just a little look at what it takes to prepare for one of the world’s biggest magic conventions from a dealer’s point of view.

Shin Lim At Blackpool 2016

Posted by Michael on February 14th, 2020

Some highlights of Shin Lim’s experiences at Blackpool 2016. collected by the man himself and posted on his YouTube page.

James Randi: Blackpool 2009

Posted by Michael on February 14th, 2020

This clip featuring James Randi at the 2009 Blackpool Magic Convention is not only special because it features the legendary Randi but because it is one of the oldest, if not the oldest video on YouTube when you search for “Blackpool Magic Convention” (at least from the US). John Houdis posted it on his YouTube page back in the summer of 2009.

David Williamson At Blackpool (2010)

Posted by Michael on February 14th, 2020

Since Blackpool 2020 opened its doors today, we’re going to take a look at a few highlights from past years. First up clip of David Williamson performing out of pocket among the attendees.

Valentine’s Day Is Magic In Blackpool And More [Magic Bulletin]

Posted by Michael on February 14th, 2020

The annual Black Magic Convention kicks off today and the Blackpool Gazette takes a look at some of the events and performers. If you want to feel even more left out… or want to start planning your trip to Blackpool 2021 check out the official website.

A little more information about the escape act gone wrong that halted the Manchester auditions for Britain’s Got Talent last Monday from the Liverpool Echo via MSN.

Metro caught up with Dynamo to hear more about how his health issues have made his magic stronger.

WBUR Boston spoke with Shin Lim about his background in magic; we haven’t found a posting of the audio but they did post a summary of the interview along with some favorite video clips on their website.

Finally, a nice feature on Anna DeGuzman over on the TribLive site as she prepares to start a six week residency at Philadelphia’s Liberty Magic. Since we couldn’t find a video from Blackpool yet, that’s Anna above showing off some of her moves.