California Venue Plots Return Of Live Music Amid Virus
California’s Fantasy Springs Resort Casino will open its doors to the public yet again amid the coronavirus pandemic starting this coming weekend. The Resort, located in Indio, will feature concerts throughout the summer and announced a lineup throughout August 1. Artists set to take the stage include The Eagles,... Read more
California Governor Outlines Phases For Return Of Live Events
California Governor Gavin Newsom has a plan to reopen the state in multiple stages, citing when sports games can return with and without fans. Newsom revealed the multi-stage plan during a recent daily address, noting that “the prospect of mass gatherings is negligible, at best, until we get to... Read more
California Sports, Concerts Unlikely This Summer Per Governor
The return of large gatherings like festivals, concerts and sporting events may not be in the cards for the the Golden State in the near future. California Governor Gavin Newsom has effectively ruled out major events as the nation continues to grapple with the coronavirus that halted hundreds of... Read more
Goldenvoice Postpones All Events Through End of May
Goldenvoice, the Californian promoter behind Coachella and other large-scale events across the state, has officially postponed all concerts throughout the end of May due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. On Monday, the promoter — which books shows at venues like the Warfield and Regency Ballroom, as well as other... Read more
New York, Los Angeles Order Concert Venues To Close Over COVID-19
In the midst of panic, fear, and isolation, New York City and Los Angeles are closing down its doors to live event spaces out of precaution. On Sunday night, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio ordered all movie theaters, nightclubs, small theaters, and concert venues to close starting... Read more
Tickets Loom Large in Lobbyist Giveaways to California Lawmakers
Several California lawmakers accepted gifts that totaled more than $810,000 last year from lobbyists who handed out free tickets to sports and concerts, a new state report obtained by the San Diego Union Tribune shows. The report shows that multiple companies gave out expensive treats to state legislators in... Read more
Katy Perry Set To Hold Benefit Concert In Hometown of Santa Barbara
In-between dates on her 2018 Witness World Tour, popstar Katy Perry will perform at a benefit concert in her hometown of Santa Barbara, California, for those affected in the area by the deadly mudslides. Southern California was hit hard last year with wildfires, mudslides, and drought; the mudslides in... Read more