Las Vegas Residencies: 2020 Rankings
Anyone heading to Vegas likely has a full itinerary. The city welcomes millions of visitors annually, from uniformed bachelorette parties who are headed to see a residency show to friends who have made an annual trip to Vegas for the last forty years. Some head straight to the casino... Read more
“COVID Herd Immunity Festival” Changes Name After Backlash
A 3-day rock festival planned for Wisconsin has changed its name after at least two bands dropped plans to perform in response to fan reaction to its being referred to as the “COVID Herd Immunity Festival” in a July 19th social media post. The event is now being referred... Read more
Pechanga Resort Casino Reschedules Concert Slate to 2021
All events scheduled for the rest of 2020 at the Pechanga Resort Casino in Temecula, California have been postponed to 2021, officials announced this week. The news impacts 13 existing performances, with current tickets to be valid for the performances when they are rescheduled. “The health and safety of... Read more
Bonnaroo Postponed to 2021, Will Run “Virtual” Event in September
Bonnaroo officially postponed its 2020 edition to next spring, announcing Thursday that it will move to an online-only festival in September and plan for its 20th anniversary event from June 17-20, 2021. Officials had previously postponed this years festival to September 24-27 due to the coronavirus pandemic, but opted... Read more
Khalid, Luke Bryan Among Summerfest Headliners Rescheduled for 2021
Six postponed performances at Mikwaukee’s popular Summerfest have been rescheduled for 2021, organizers announced this week. Khalid, Luke Bryan, Blink-182, Chris Stapleton, Dave Matthews Band, and Halsey have already been rescheduled at American Family Insurance Amphitheater, with Guns N’ Roses and Justin Bieber dates awaiting further news. Sam Hunt’s... Read more
Matchbox Twenty Reschedules 52-Date Tour to 2021
Matchbox Twenty announced the rescheduled dates for its tour, which was put on hold along with all other touring plans for this summer, in May. The Live Nation-produced tour will kick off on July 16, 2021 at Connecticut’s Mohegan Sun Arena, proceeding through the country before wrapping up at... Read more
StubHub Refund Policy Change May Run Afoul of Massachusetts Law
StubHub’s Covid-19 policy shift against allowing refunds for cancelled events may run afoul of Massachusetts law, according to consumer rights activists. More than 100 consumer complaints have been received in the state, according to a report by WCVB. The ticket resale marketplace changed its terms in March as thousands... Read more
Live Nation Announces First Weekend of Drive-In Concert Series
Brad Paisley, Darius Rucker, Jon Pardi, Nelly, El Monstero and Yacht Rock Review are on board as Live Nation announced the first of its Live From the Drive-In concert series on Monday. The entertainment giant unveiled three days of performances in three cities – Indianapolis, Nashville, and St. Louis... Read more
BTS, Big Hit Announces $1 Million Donation to Crew Nation Fund
K-pop superstars BTS and management company Big Hit Entertainment announced a $1 million donation to Live Nation’s Crew Nation campaign on Monday. The donation, one of the largest to date for the initiative, will help support live entertainment crew professionals during the Covid-19 industry shutdown. “If it weren’t for... Read more
Joe Rogan, NFL Tilts Headline Weekend’s Best-Selling Events
Comedian and podcasting star Joe Rogan made two appearances in the best-selling events from Sunday, according to data from Ticket Club, though NFL football continued to run atop the listings. A Rogan performance scheduled for the end of June at Houston’s Improv club came in at No. 10, just... Read more