Brian May of Queen Backs Live Aid-Style Show For Climate Change
Queen rocked the Live Aid show back in 1985 to raise money for the Ethiopian famine, and now, guitarist Brian May believes the group should play another benefit gig to fund climate change. According to UK’s Mirror, he believes that many people would want to follow-up with 2007’s Live Earth... Read more
Hurricane Michael Benefit Concert Cancelled After November Postponement
The Panhandle Strong benefit concert, originally scheduled to take place in November but postponed to January, has officially been cancelled. The concert was created in support of Hurricane Michael, the October 2018 storm which was categorized as the third-most intense hurricane to ever hit the U.S. It was also... Read more
Pitbull, X Ambassadors To Headline ‘California Rises’ Benefit Show
“California Rises,” a benefit concert for the victims of the California wildfires, has announced the lineup for the show next month. The event, set to take place on January 6 at Sacramento’s Golden 1 Center, will feature performances from artists Pitbull, X Ambassadors, Common, and Cold Weather Sons. California... Read more
Father John Misty Among Headliners For Wildfire Benefit Gig
Indie-rock artist Father John Misty just revealed a concert to benefit those affected by the massive California wildfires that have raged through the state over the past few weeks. The show is set to take place in Los Angeles, California at the Theatre at the Ace Hotel on December... Read more
Dan + Shay To Headline ‘Concert For Unity’ Following Pittsburgh Mass Shooting
Country stars Dan + Shay will headline the “Concert For Unity” tribute show this December to help raise funds for those affected by the mass shooting this past October in Pittsburgh. On October 27, a gunman killed 11 worshipers at the Pittsburgh Tree of Life synagogue, which is the... Read more
Tribute Show Announced To Honor Scott Hutchison of Frightened Rabbit
A tribute concert has been announced in honor of the late Frightened Rabbit vocalist and frontman Scott Hutchison. The show, dubbed “Tiny Changes: A Celebration of the Songs of Scott Hutchison,” will take place at Brooklyn’s Rough Trade on December 5. Featured performers of the night include Ben Gibbard... Read more
Nathaniel Rateliff & The Nightsweats To Headline Gun Control Concert
Nathaniel Rateliff & The Nightsweats will perform at Not One More, a two-day rally held next week in Colorado to advocate for gun control. Not One More, which is hosted by Rateliff’s foundation The Marigold Project, will take place on October 13 and 14. The activities begin next Saturday... Read more
Metallica To Play Charity Acoustic Concert This November
Metallica is set to play a special acoustic concert this fall for its charitable organization, All Within My Hands Foundation. The show, dubbed All Within My Hands Foundation Helping Hands Concert and Auction, will take place on November 3 at the Masonic in San Francisco, California. Indie-rock act Cage... Read more
Additional Performers Added to Alabama & Friends Tornado Relief Concert
This fall, the legendary country music group Alabama will perform at the #JSUStrong relief concert in support of Jacksonville State University, which was devastated by a tornado this past March. On March 19, an EF-3 tornado touched down near the university, causing extensive damage throughout the city and on... Read more
Good Charlotte To Headline Press Freedom Benefit Concert For 5 Slain
Alternative rock group Good Charlotte will headline a benefit concert in Annapolis, Maryland in honor of the five employees killed in the attack at the Capital Gazette last month. On June 28, Jarrod Ramos, a man who had a grudge against the newspaper, brought a gun into the newsroom... Read more