The Gibson Brothers, who have just released their fourth studio album, “Iron & Diamonds,” continue on a touring trek that will take them deep into fall and will include a variety of bluegrass music festivals. The tour started last month in Tennessee. “Iron & Diamonds” showcases the brothers’ trademark... Read more
The 29th edition of the Montreal Jazz Festival, regarded as the world’s largest musical event, will be presented by General Motors of Canada in collaboration with Rio Tinto Alcan from June 26-July 6. Over the course of 11 days, more than 3,000 musicians from every continent will celebrate music... Read more
Veteran rocker Ted Nugent will reach a milestone this summer when the singer/guitarist will play his 6,000th concert during his three month tour. The trek starts June 7 in Sandusky, OH and concludes September 27 in Reno, NV, during which time the Motor City Madman will play 40 North... Read more
The pioneering progressive rock group Curved Air is reuniting for a tour. The trek will include festivals starting in June in the UK, and plans to tour Japan in the fall are currently in the works. The lineup sees iconic vocalist Sonja Kristina teaming up again with other founding... Read more
Veteran hard rock band Tesla is still going strong after 12 albums, more than 2,500 shows, and more than 16 million albums sold worldwide. The 25-year-old band is gearing up for its latest world tour that begins June 6 at the Sweden Rock Festival. After the European dates conclude... Read more
British rock band Coldplay is playing two free concerts before it starts its Viva la Vida world tour, which kicks off in Philadelphia, PA on June 29. The band’s 29-date trek of mostly North American arena shows goes through November 22 in Salt Lake City, UT, but there are... Read more
As the Democratic Party grows ever closer to officially selecting Barack Obama as its presidential candidate, the Illinois Senator continues to look ahead to the general election in November. To that end, rock musician and political activist Melissa Etheridge, Usher and Dave Matthews are three of 14 celebrities, politicians... Read more
Tina Turner’s long-awaited North American tour, beginning October 1 in Kansas City, MO, will take her to 17 cities through December 8 in Montreal, Quebec. The tour is being promoted by AEG Live. “After performing with Beyonce at the Grammy Awards, the response was overwhelming,” said Turner, an eight-time... Read more
Jakob Dylan is set for his first solo tour starting May 17 in San Francisco, CA and ending September 26 in Austin, TX. More shows are expected to be added. Dylan, the youngest son of the iconic Bob Dylan, is supporting his new album, “Seeing Things,” due June 10... Read more
Jazz musician Steve Tyrell will bring his renditions of Burt Bacharach’s oeuvre to a number of venues throughout the U.S. in support of his upcoming album “Back To Bacharach” set for release on June 24. The tour, which includes one nighters and week-long stays starts May 16 in Red... Read more