Live Nation To Develop New Waterfront Concert Venue In Rhode Island
Promoter Live Nation is bringing a new waterfront concert venue to the Ocean State next year. Live Nation teamed up with both the city of East Providence and the East Providence Waterfront Commission to kick-start plans for the new amphitheater. It will be built upon a 45-acre mixed-use development... Read more
Construction Begins At New Kentucky Concert Venue
The first phase of construction has officially begun on a new concert venue on the Ohio River in Newport, Kentucky. It was first announced in May by concert promoter PromoWest and its partner AEG Presents that construction would begin after 10 years of planning. In addition to the venue,... Read more
Town of Vernon Denies Permit For Woodstock 50
Woodstock 50, a festival commemorating the 1969 event, has faced numerous hardships over the past few months, and now, their proposal to hold the festival in the town of Vernon, New York has been denied. Organizers released a statement last night sharing the news: “Woodstock 50 is disappointed that... Read more
More Seats Added To Garth Brooks’ Idaho Show To Meet Demand
Garth Brooks’ upcoming show in Boise, Idaho was sold out, like most of his dates on tour, except now, fans have another chance to snag tickets. More tickets were available yesterday for the shows at Albertsons Stadium on July 19 and 20. Both nights were originally sold-out, with Saturday’s... Read more
Croatia’s Fresh Island Festival Evacuates Thousands After Fire Breaks Out
A massive fire erupted during the Fresh Island Festival on Croatia’s Zrće beach, causing organizers to evacuate thousands of concertgoers and cancel some scheduled performances. The fire reportedly broke out near the hip-hop festival. Videos from attendees show that smoke and flames were rising from nearby trees and people... Read more
Jennifer Lopez Reschedules Show Following NYC Blackout
Over the weekend, parts of Manhattan, which is usually lit-up by florescent lights, went black due to a massive power outage. New Yorkers had to fend for themselves – some taking on the role of traffic workers or using flashlights to see on the streets – and event-goers were... Read more
Willie Nelson Brings Annual Farm Aid to Wisconsin
This year’s  Farm Aid will stop in Wisconsin with headlining performances from country artists Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp, Neil Young, and Dave Matthews to help the state’s struggling dairy farms. The event will take place on Friday, September 21 at the Alpine Valley Music Theatre in East Troy, a... Read more
Brandi Carlile To Play Three Concerts at Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium
The Grammy Award-winning indie-rock artist Brandi Carlile has announced a three-night stand at Nashville’s legendary Ryman Auditorium next year. The gigs will take place on January 14, 15, and 16 in 2020, joined by Kim Richey, Lucie Silvas, and Natalie Hemby, varying per show. Carlile announced the news in... Read more
Kane Brown To Headline Staples Center 20th Anniversary Concert
Los Angeles’ Staples Center is celebrating its 20-year-anniversary and there’s no better way to commemorate the legendary venue than with a concert featuring A-list artists. The venue announced this week that country star Kane Brown will headline an event on October 18. “Staples Center is an incredibly diverse and... Read more
Vernon Locals Concerned About Safety At Woodstock 50
The 50th anniversary of 1969’s legendary Woodstock festival is a little over a month away, but a venue has still not been secured. Last month, organizers lost their original venue in Watkins Glen after failing to make a final payment.The Poughkeepsie Journal reported that the festival applied for a... Read more