Jamey Johnson Schedules Mississippi Concert
For the first time since the coronavirus pandemic took over the nation, the Mississippi Coast Coliseum will host a concert by country music artist Jamey Johnson. The show is slated to take place on July 18 on the front lawn of the Coliseum with country’s Cole Jones opening the... Read more
Katy Perry, Black Eyed Peas To Headline ‘Rock The Vote’ Event
Pop superstar Katy Perry will host this year’s first Rock The Vote livestream event, a part of its Democracy Summer Campaign, alongside hip-hop powerhouse Black Eyed Peas. The two-hour virtual event will take place this Thursday, June 18 at 8:00 p.m. ET, co-hosted by Logan Browning and Rosario Dawson.... Read more
Paul Simon, Willie Nelson Organize Austin Benefit Concert
Multiple iconic musicians – including Paul Simon, Willie Nelson, and James Taylor – are teaming up for a benefit concert in Austin this week. The event, dubbed A Night For Austin, was organized by Nelson and his wife Annie, as well as Simon and Edie Brickell. It will take... Read more
‘All In WA’ Benefit Concert Postponed Due To Protests
A COVID-19 relief concert, which was slated to air next week, has been postponed following the nationwide protests over the murder of George Floyd. Last week, Floyd – an unarmed black man – was held to the ground from his neck by a white police officer, resulting in his... Read more
Utah Protest Concert Aims To Happen In Different Location
A protest concert, which was slated to be held last weekend in Utah, is moving to a different town later this month due to coronavirus concerns. The concert was originally scheduled to take place in Kaysville on May 30, featuring a performance from country star Collin Raye. Republican Kaysville... Read more
Venue Owner Vows To Hold Protest Concert Despite Shutdown Order
Despite a ban on mass gatherings across the state, a concert is planned for this weekend in Utah, which is expected to bring in hundreds – maybe thousands – of people. Jason Manning, who owns The Amphitheater at Studio Ranch in Grantsville, is lending his venue for the event,... Read more
Hollywood Bowl Reopens For One-Night Benefit Concert
Los Angeles’ famed Hollywood Bowl closed its doors amid the coronavirus pandemic, but for the first and only time this summer, the venue reopened for a one-night benefit concert. On Saturday, Richard and Demi Weitz were set to host their 10th “Quarantunes,” a series the pair started over Zoom... Read more
Utah Mayor Defies Regulations To Allow Local Concert
As music fans are eager to get back to concerts, artists have turned to livestream shows and drive-in movie theater concerts. However, one protest group is planning to go against the state’s rules and hold an outdoor concert later this month. Republican Kaysville Mayor Katie Witt – who is... Read more
George Strait Postpones Summer Stadium Gigs To 2021
Country icon George Strait was slated to appear at various stadiums this summer, however, amid coronavirus concerns, those gigs have been pushed to 2021. Originally, he was set to appear at Notre Dame Stadium on August 15, dubbed “Strait to South Bend” with openers Chris Stapleton and Brothers Osborne.... Read more
Florida’s Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam Reveals 2020 Lineup
While hundreds of concerts and festivals across the country are being cancelled or postponed due to coronavirus, Florida’s Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam is gearing up for its September event. Organizers announced that the festival, which will take place over Labor Day Weekend in Panama City Beach, will feature headlining... Read more