Select Artists Announced To Perform At Pitchfork Music Fest In Paris
While the Pitchfork Music Festival takes place in Chicago annually, the company also holds a festival across the globe in Paris, France, later in the year. The first round of artists slated to appear at the festival include Bon Iver, Mac DeMarco, Fever Ray, and Blood Orange, with more... Read more
Janelle Monae Returns With New Music, ‘Dirty Computer Tour’
Singer-songwriter/actress Janelle Monae just announced her upcoming North American Dirty Computer Tour in support of her third studio album, dropping this Friday. Dirty Computer is the funk/R&B artist’s first album in five years and is very highly anticipated. The 27-date tour is set to kick-off on June 11 in... Read more
The Overtones Singer Dies, Tour Dates Are In Question
The Overtones singer Timmy Matley died earlier this month, and the heartbroken band cancelled tour dates throughout the rest of April. Matley, 36, was battling skin cancer before his death; he was diagnosed with stage three and eventually stage four malignant melanoma in 2016. On May 3, he was... Read more
Green Day Frontman Creates New Band, Reveals Tour Dates
Punk-rock band Green Day’s frontman and lead vocalist Billie Joe Armstrong announced last week that he created a new band called The Longshot. Fans were a little shocked to see that Armstrong was putting effort into another music group — since Green Day has been around since the late... Read more
Arctic Monkeys Announce US Dates For Record Release Shows
Indie-rock powerhouse group Arctic Monkeys are due for their highly anticipated sixth studio album this May, and in the days beforehand, the band is set to play a select record release shows in the U.S. Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino is due May 11. Show dates were announced for... Read more
Tonight Alive Announces Supporting Acts For Australia Tour
The Sydney-based pop-punk band Tonight Alive is hitting the road this May in support of their latest record, Underworld, and opening acts were just revealed. Before Jenna McDougall and her bandmates take the stage, the Melbourne pop-punk band Between You & Me and AViVa, a solo artist from Sydney,... Read more
‘The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical’ Set To Launch In 2019
“Percy Jackson and the Olympians” book series by Rick Riordan made waves in the publishing and film industries, and now, the story is being adapted for a Broadway musical. The five-book fantasy series, which begins with “The Lightning Thief,” revolves around the main character, Percy Jackson, who is in... Read more
The National Releases Headlining Show Dates Through Fall
Cincinnati rock band The National will be hitting the road this summer, making stops across North America for a handful of headlining shows, in between playing numerous music festivals across the globe. The band announced headlining shows in California at the Hollywood Palladium and Berkley’s Greek Theatre, along with... Read more
Snow Patrol Reveals First Album In Seven Years, More Tour Dates
The Irish-Scottish rock band Snow Patrol has stepped out of the spotlight for quite some time, but the group recently announced the upcoming release of their first record in seven years, along with a handful of new tour dates in the U.K. and Ireland. Snow Patrol, who formed in... Read more
‘Miseducation of Lauryn Hill’ 20th Anniversary World Tour Announced
Soul and R&B artist Lauryn Hill just announced a world tour in support of the 20th anniversary of her debut album, Miseducation of Lauryn Hill. Hill, formerly a member of the Fugees, released Miseducation of Lauryn Hill in 1998. The album took the top spot on the Billboard 200 chart, breaking... Read more