Hurricane Dorian Cancels Pitbull, Chris Brown Concerts
Hurricane Dorian, the Category 5 storm which has already caused “extreme flooding” through the Bahamas, is headed toward the U.S. In light of the approaching storm, a handful of concerts have been cancelled including Chris Brown’s Florida gig and Pitbull’s California show. This past weekend, rapper Brown was slated... Read more
Marshmello, Kane Brown’s GMA Performance: A ‘Milestone For Music Entertainment’
EDM producer Marshmello and country star Kayne Brown performed in New York City this morning on Good Morning America, but those who missed the show were able to see it virtually. The show, which wrapped-up Good Morning America‘s 2019 Summer Concert Series, was available to fans in the MelodyVR... Read more
Billie Eilish Brings Tour To Fans Through Virtual Reality
Do you want to see Billie Eilish perform in Madrid, Spain, but don’t have the ability to attend the show? Well, now you have the chance: Facebook’s Oculus Quest is allowing users to attend the concert virtually. Fans with the Oculus Quest, Oculus Go, or Gear VR can see... Read more
TEG Expands Globally With Acquisition of UK Promoter MJR Group
TEG, the live entertainment giant that controls most of Asia Pacific, has officially expanded to Europe with the acquisition of the UK-based promoter and venue operator MJR Group this week. MJR Group, which owns and operates venues throughout the UK like Cardiff’s Tramshed and The Mill in Birmingham, also... Read more
International NFL Games Are Hot-Sellers As League Expands Fanbase
The National Football League is bringing teams to even more countries across the globe this year, causing international sales to grow. According to StubHub, NFL international game ticket sales jumped 55 percent compared to last year. Additionally, fans in other countries are purchasing more tickets in the U.S.; international... Read more
Several Fans Killed In Stampede During Algerian Rap Concert
Thousands of people gathered for a rap concert in Algeria last night, but when the crowd pushed through the entrance to the stadium, a handful of fans died in a stampede. The concert took place Thursday night in the Algerian capital, Algiers. More than 30,000 people were in attendance... Read more
Mumford and Sons To Play At New Cancun Concert Vacation
Mumford and Sons are headed out on their first-ever destination event in Cancun, Mexico, which will offer late night sets on the beach, pool parties, and adventures. In an attempt to make it up to fans in Mexico, who haven’t seen the band perform too much in the country,... Read more
A$AP Rocky Found Guilty But Doesn’t Receive Jail Time in Sweden
Rapper A$AP Rocky has been found guilty of assault in Sweden, but does not have to return to jail overseas. For five weeks ahead of the trial, Rocky was held in a Swedish detention center, drawing criticism from other artists, fans, and family in the U.S. President Donald Trump... Read more
K-Pop Stars BTS Will Go On An ‘Extended Hiatus’ After Six Years On Tour
The K-pop boyband BTS have been breaking records and stealing hearts across the globe, but after countless years on tour, the Bangtan Boys need a break. This weekend, the group’s management company Big Hit Entertainment announced that the band will head out on an “extended hiatus.” “BTS will be... Read more
UK’s Boardmasters Festival Cancelled Amid Forthcoming Storm
Boardmasters, the annual three-day festival in Britain, has been cancelled as severe storms are expected this week. The festival was supposed to take place from August 7 to 9 with 50,000 attendees in Newquay –  a town southwest of London – on the cliff top at Watergate Bay. It... Read more