New $40 Million Kentucky Concert Venue To Open In 2020
PromoWest, one of the world’s largest concert promoters, has announced a $40 million concert venue in Newport, Kentucky that will open in 2020. According to WCPO, PromoWest CEO Scott Stienecker has been trying to build an indoor-outdoor concert venue at The Banks in Cincinnati, Ohio, for six years, but... Read more
Bristol Motor Speedway Officials Unveil New Tennessee Venue
Officials of the Bristol Motor Speedway in Bristol, Tennessee have announced a new concert venue dubbed the Thunder Valley Amphitheater, presented by Ballad Health. The project will be added to the Bristol Dragway, a drag racing unit in the city with a capacity of 30,000, according to the dragway’s... Read more
Live Nation Partners With So-Cal DIY Club Chain Reaction
Live Nation has announced a strategic partnership with Orange County’s DIY punk-rock club Chain Reaction. According to a release from the company, the partnership will help “amplify concerts across both companies’ club and theater venues in Southern California and expand Chain Reaction’s festival presence in the region.” While the... Read more
Southern Maine’s Rock Row Outdoor Concert Venue To Open Later This Month
A new concert venue will open in Southern Maine in just a few weeks, and is already set to host a handful of artists this year as a part of the series Waterfront Concerts. The Maine Savings Pavilion at Rock Row will be able to hold a capacity of... Read more
Steely Dan To Play Six-Show Residency At New York City’s Beacon Theatre
The classic rockers of Steely Dan will return to New York City’s Beacon Theatre for a six-show residency this fall as a part of their ongoing 2019 tour. Currently, the group is performing in Las Vegas for a residency in Sin City. Following these gigs, they are slated to... Read more
BB&T Pavilion Reveals Improvements In Honor Of 25th Anniversary Season
Camden, New Jersey’s BB&T Pavilion is celebrating its 25th anniversary season with some new upgrades and a packed concert schedule. The venue, located in the Camden Waterfront entertainment district and sitting on the Delaware River across from Philadelphia, is set to open its doors next month and show off... Read more
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Renovations To Include Indoor Concert Venue
Cleveland’s Rock & Roll Hall of Fame will undergo a $35 million expansion, which is set to include a new indoor concert space. According to Cleveland.com, the Hall’s Vice President for Finance, Tim Offtermatt, told City Council that the expansion would connect the Rock Hall to the Great Lakes... Read more
Steve Martin, Martin Short Break Civic Center Theater Ticket Record
Comedians Steve Martin and Martin Short, who are currently on tour together, broke the ticket sales record this weekend at the Peoria Civic Center in Illinois. The duo’s performance on Saturday became the highest-grossing show at the venue in the theater’s history, according to a press release. While no... Read more
Ticketholders Left In Limbo As Washington Venue Abruptly Closes
The Parlor Live Comedy Club, located in Bellevue, Washington, abruptly closed last week, leaving many ticketholders confused and out of money. According to Komo News, the front door of the Parlor has a sign that reads “closed for business permanently.” However, the club never officially released a statement that... Read more
P!nk, Imagine Dragons To Headline F1 Grand Prix Concert Series
Circuit of the Americas (COTA) announced the headlining performers for its annual concert series at the Formula 1 United States Grand Prix this fall, featuring rock band Imagine Dragons and popstar P!nk. The Grand Prix is set to run from November 1 through 3 in Austin. The chart-toppers of... Read more