FYF Festival Cancelled After Ticket Sales Plummet
After poor ticket sales this year, festival owners Goldenvoice and AEG Live decided to cancel the annual FYF Festival in Los Angeles this summer, announcing the decision over the weekend. The FYF Festival, which was supposed to take place from July 21 to 22, was due for its 15th anniversary... Read more
Chain Smokers, Halsey Among Artists To Perform At GMA Summer Concerts
The 2018 Good Morning America Summer Concert Series, which offers free admission to concertgoers, announced this year’s lineup this week and features some of the most popular acts of the music industry. This Summer Concert Series is in its eighth year, taking place annually in New York City’s Central... Read more
Angel Olsen Will Launch Her First US Tour In Four Years
Indie-rock artist Angel Olsen is headed out on a U.S. tour in support of her latest release, Phases, for the first time in four years. Phases is a collection of unreleased music that Olsen recently discovered from her collection; it includes B-sides, rarities, and demos. Currently, she is touring throughout... Read more
Pink Adds Dates Into 2019 As A Part Of Her ‘Beautiful Trauma’ Tour
Pop superstar Pink is currently touring in support of her latest record on the Beautiful Trauma Tour and just extended the show into next year with 37 additional dates. Last month, Pink began her North American leg of her tour after the release of her seventh studio album, Beautiful... Read more
Live Nation Acquires Stake In Rock In Rio Music Festival
Live Nation Entertainment has a large collection of festivals, and they’ve just added South America’s Rock in Rio to their portfolio. Rock in Rio takes place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and Lisbon, Portugal every other year, which each span over two weekends. Originating in 1985, it has now... Read more
Father John Misty To Tour In Support Of ‘God’s Favorite Customer’
Indie artist Father John Misty is back with the release of God’s Favorite Customer, set to drop this June, and has confirmed an expansive 70-stop headlining tour. This record will be the singer’s fourth studio album, following his 2017 effort, Pure Comedy. He is best- known for the 2015... Read more
Brian Wilson Postpones Shows Due To Back Surgery
Brian Wilson of The Beach Boys has been touring in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the band’s ’60s record, Pet Sounds, but due to a back injury and immediate surgery, he had to postpone several shows. Wilson posted the announcement on Twitter, explaining that after seeing a doctor,... Read more
Free Taylor Swift Tickets? Seat-Filling Scramble Begins
For a while now, it’s been speculated that tickets to Taylor Swift’s Reputation tour would begin popping up at steep discounts, similar to the way we’ve seen other Verified Fan flops trickle down through to Groupon, or pushed via Live Nation’s $20 all-in ticket deal going on this week.... Read more
Death Cab For Cutie Reveals Summer Tour, New Album On The Way
The alt-rock band Death Cab for Cutie has announced a new album to drop later this summer as well as a slew of headlining tour dates in the U.S. this fall. After playing an arena show in The Netherlands and Robert Smith’s Meltdown Festival in London this June, Death... Read more
Bonnie Raitt Cancels Tour Dates, Cites ‘Medical Situation’
Blues singer-songwriter Bonnie Raitt had to cancel the first leg of her U.S. tour with James Taylor this month after an unspecified “medical situation” arose, which requires surgery. Her tour with Taylor was set to begin on May 8 in Jacksonville, Florida, and run through July 4 in Lexon,... Read more