The Biggest Pop Culture Events Happening Now
Live events are what we all live for. There’s little better than seeing your favorite artist in concert or your sports team lifting a hard-earned trophy. Being there, as part of a roaring crowd, is what dreams are made of. But these days there are far more events going... Read more
Cyndi Lauper Among Artists To Perform At NYC’s WorldPride Ceremony
New York City is the place to be this summer when people across the country gather together for the WorldPride Opening Ceremony to honor the world’s LGBTQIA+ community. The legendary Cyndi Lauper has been added to the special day’s lineup. WorldPride will kick-off on Friday, June 26 at the... Read more
Mariah Carey, Blink-182 To Headline Festival d’ete de Quebec
Festival d’ete de Quebec is back for its 52nd year with headlining performances from top acts like Mariah Carey, Blink-182, Chvrches, and Lynyrd Skynyrd. The event, which is arguably the largest festival in North America, typically brings in over 325,000 attendees during its 11-day run. This year, it’ll take... Read more
Roy Orbison, Buddy Holly Will Tour As Holograms This Fall
As holograms become more prevalent in today’s ever-changing world, artists have the ability to tour together even after they’ve passed. This fall, rock legends Roy Orbison and Buddy Holly will embark on a North American and European trek as holograms. The “Rock N’ Roll Dream Tour” will begin in... Read more
MSG Sphere London To Feature 360-Degree Sound, Augmented Footage
The Madison Square Garden Company announced details of its proposed MSG Sphere London, which will feature 360-degree sound throughout the giant sphere, as well as massive LED screens inside and outside the venue. According to The Guardian, the venue will be constructed on a 4.7-acre site in Stratford, adjacent... Read more
Rugby World Cup To Release More Tickets, Resale Service This May
The 2019 Rugby World Cup, set to take place in Tokyo this September, will release the next round of tickets in May, the organizing committee announced earlier this week. Tickets will go on sale on May 18 at 6 p.m. Japan Standard Time and will be available on a... Read more
Facebook Takes Action Against Ticket Fraud After Investigation
Scammers constantly flood Facebook event pages, pretending to sell nonexistent tickets to potential concertgoers, but after an investigation in the UK, Facebook is taking the first steps toward ending ticket fraud on its platform. Earlier this year, Facebook agreed to donate £3m to a new Citizens Advice project dedicated... Read more
Dubai Claims R. Kelly Was Never Scheduled To Perform In The City
R. Kelly asked a judge to let him leave the U.S. despite sexual abuse charges to play a few shows in Dubai next month, but according to the city’s government, the R&B singer was never scheduled to perform there. Currently, Kelly is free on bond following his arrest for... Read more
Phil Anselmo’s New Zealand Gigs Cut Due To Past ‘White Power’ Remarks
Two of Phil Anselmo’s concerts in New Zealand have been cancelled after his previous “white power” remarks resurfaced. According to the New Zealand Herald, the Pantera frontman who is now touring with his band the Illegals, was supposed to perform a show on March 26 in Christchurch, where the... Read more
Bands Offer Teen Free Tickets For Life After He Eggs Controversial Australian Senator
Multiple artists are offering a teenager free concert tickets for life after he egged the controversial Australian senator Fraser Anning earlier this week. Anning sparked outrage when he blamed Muslim immigration for the shooting at a Christchurch mosque on Friday, noting that Muslim people were “not blameless.” Will Connolly,... Read more