Outspoken singer/songwriter, spoken word artist, actor and author Henry Rollins is gearing up for his latest road adventure – a two-month, election-season talking tour, dubbed Recountdown – a free-flowing fusion of travelogue, pop-culture, and political commentary. Kicking off September 19 in Berkeley, CA and continuing past Election Day, the... Read more
Billy Joel is heading Down Under in November for a series of six concerts in Australia and New Zealand. This tour is starting November 23 in Perth, AU and concluding December 14 in Aukland, NZ. There is enough space between concerts for more shows to be added depending upon... Read more
Gospel/country singer Randy Travis has mapped out a tour with some wide open spaces within it. His tour began July 12 in Houston, TX with his next stop being on July 24 in Windsor, ON. He has booked a lot of Canadian, West Coast and Midwest shows through October... Read more
Award-winning country music star Martina McBride’s Waking Up Laughing Tour kicks off on July 11 in Clarkston, MI and winds down on October 18 in Red Wing, MN with 31 shows booked to date. Jack Ingram, who opened her arena tour earlier this year, will once again be the... Read more
The Who, who can never make up their minds about touring, have formally booked two shows in Los Angeles, CA for November 8-9 at the Nokia Theatre. The band’s website says more U.S. tour dates are to be confirmed soon. An Internet-only pre-sale will begin Monday, July 14, at... Read more
Tim Finn, founder of legendary 70’s/80’s art-pop groups Split Enz and Crowded House is returning to North America. He will be headlining the singer/songwriter stage at Bumbershoot in Seattle, WA on August 30 followed by several West Coast exclusive performances concluding September 14 in San Francisco, CA. At these... Read more
Victor Willis, the original lead singer of the Village People who performed dressed as a helmeted policeman, underwent successful surgery at a San Diego hospital on July 7 to remove nodules from his vocal cords. As a result of the surgery, Willis, who sang and co-wrote the hits “Y.M.C.A.”... Read more
British rocker Joe Cocker will headline the first Gilboa Coexistence Festival in Israel, August 26-28. The festival will celebrate peace and coexistence among Jews and Arabs and the multi-ethnic spirit in the Gilboa region in northern Israel. The multi-day festival will include joint performances by the top Jewish and... Read more
Pianist Jim Brickman has concerts booked into mid-2009 with his biggest blocks of shows scheduled for September and next February. He is still promoting two 2007 albums: “Homecoming,” which features collaborations with former Lonestar vocalist Richie McDonald and country singer/songwriter Victoria Shaw, and “Hope,” an all instrumental inspirational album.... Read more
Bon Jovi’s free concert at Central Park’s Great Lawn this Saturday, July 12, will not only not be free to some fans, but having a ticket does not even guarantee admission. Thousands of the 67,500 distributed tickets are being resold on online auction sites. On eBay, there were more... Read more