Bob Dylan, The Offspring, Wilco, Iggy & Stooges, The Swell Season, Chuck Berry, Cat Power, and Paramore are among the artists joining previously announced headliners Foo Fighters, Jack Johnson, Kanye West, Nine Inch Nails and Stone Tempe Pilots, for the 3rd Virgin Mobile Music Festival, Aug. 9-10 at Pimlico... Read more
The iconic Tina Turner is coming out of retirement. The 68-year-old, Grammy award winner made the announcement during a taping of “Oprah” in Las Vegas on April 26 (to air May 8), and will kick off her tour Oct. 1 at the Sprint Center in Kansas City, MO. No... Read more
The Foo Fighters, Robert Plant and Allison Krauss, Beck, Manu Chao, John Fogerty, David Byrne, The Raconteurs, The Mars Volta, Gnarls Barkley, Erykah Badu and Patty Griffin are among the artists confirmed for the seven annual Austin City Limits (ACL) Music Festival, Sept. 26-28 at Zilker Park in Austin,... Read more
Politics seeped into the music-filled 2008 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival on April 27 in Indio, CA. During his set at the popular festival, Pink Floyd founder Roger Waters showed his support for Democratic Presidential candidate Barack Obama by unleashing the famous inflatable giant pig his former band... Read more
R.E.M., Nine Inch Nails (NIN) and Stone Temple Pilots are scheduled to perform at the 10th anniversary of the Voodoo Experience festival on Oct. 24-26 in historic City Park in New Orleans. The Neville Brothers will be making their first-ever Voodoo appearance on a bill that also continues to... Read more
Supergroup Camp Freddy is taking over the famed Sunset Strip club The Roxy in West Los Angeles, CA, with a month-long residency on Thursday nights for the entire month of May. Headed up by Billy Morrison (The Cult, Doheny), Dave Navarro (Red Hot Chili Peppers, Jane’s Addiction, Panic Channel),... Read more
Lupe Fiasco, one of hip-hop’s most electrifying and active live performers, is currently on a major North American tour supporting his longtime friend and associate Kanye West on West’s blockbuster Glow In The Dark Tour. The trek started last week in Las Vegas, NV and winds down June 13... Read more
The inaugural multi-faceted, three-day Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival will take place in San Francisco’s historic Golden Gate Park Aug. 22 – 24, 2008. Radiohead, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers and Jack Johnson will headline the event, and single-day tickets go on sale at 10 am (PST) on... Read more
Multi-platinum artists Counting Crows and Maroon 5 are teaming up for a co-headlining summer tour set to launch on July 25 at the Verizon Wireless Virginia Beach Amphitheater in Virginia Beach, VA and wind down on Oct. 4 at the Cruzan Amphitheatre in West Palm Beach, FL. Breakout artist... Read more
Dolly Parton is finally back on the road after first postponing and then having to reschedule her entire tour while she recovered from a back condition. Parton’s world tour, originally set to launch Feb. 28, in support of her latest album, “Backwoods Barbie,” kicked off last week in Pittsburgh,... Read more