Activists Urge BTS To Cancel Concert In Saudi Arabia
The K-pop boyband BTS, also known as Bangtan Boys, have been stealing hearts across the globe and breaking records. However, their scheduled performance in Saudi Arabia has some fans outraged due to the country’s human rights abuses against women and the LGBTQ community. The show is slated to take... Read more
Human Rights Activists Urge Nicki Minaj to Cancel Show in Saudi Arabia
Nicki Minaj is slated to perform at a large music festival in Saudi Arabia later this month, sparking concern among human rights activists over the conservative nature and actions of the country. She will appear at the Jeddah World Fest on July 18, which has been described as the... Read more
Neil Young Will No Longer Perform at Iowa Concert
A non-profit organization in Iowa was promoting a show featuring Neil Young as the headlining performer, but after people started to take a closer look at the event, Young was removed from the lineup. The Artisan’s Sanctuary, a non-profit in Marion, was promoting the “Woodstock Revisited” concert in honor... Read more
Smash Mouth To Hold Free Concert In Upstate New York
Hey now: Smash Mouth are headed to White Plains, New York later this month following the 20th anniversary of their hit record Astro Lounge. The gig will take place on a 40-foot stage built on Mamaroneck Avenue between Main Street and Martine Avenue as a part of the city’s... Read more
Duran Duran To Celebrate 50th Anniversary of Moon Landing With Concert
In two weeks, NASA will celebrate the 50-year anniversary of their first Moon launch. To celebrate the special day, English glam-rock group Duran Duran will host a concert at the Rocket Garden at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex. Apollo 11 made its historic launch, which landed the first two... Read more
Dierks Bentley Will Headline Final Day of NFL Draft’s Music Series
Country star Dierks Bentley will close-out the NFL Draft festivities late next month, the Nashville Convention and Visitors Corp. announced on Wednesday. The NFL Draft, which will run from April 25 to 27, will hold celebrations throughout Nashville at night. More than 20 artists are slated to perform throughout... Read more
Bob Seger Fans Disappointed After Experience at Texas Venue
Several concert attendees are upset after their experience at Bob Seger and The Silver Bullet Band’s concert in Texas over the weekend. The concert took place this past Saturday night at the Ford Center at the Star in Frisco. Concertgoers took to social media, TripAdvisor, and Yelp to discuss... Read more
Metallica Breaks Multiple Attendance Records Across Country
Heavy-metal band Metallica is continuing to break attendance records at venues across the U.S. on their ongoing North American tour. Earlier this year, the group broke the attendance record for a single concert at the BOK Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The show brought in 19,228 people, which was a... Read more
Aaron Lewis Of Staind Ends Texas Concert Early Due To Raucous Crowd
Aaron Lewis, frontman of the rock band Staind, was performing a solo acoustic show in Pharr, Texas over the weekend when the crowd wouldn’t keep quiet, making him end the night early. The show took place on Saturday night at the Pharr Events Center. Lewis was reportedly trying to... Read more
Communities Across Nation Offer Free Tickets To Furloughed Workers
Free tickets to events across the country are being offered to furloughed workers after the ongoing government shutdown has left more than 800,000 people without a paycheck. The shutdown was issued on December 22, 2018, and is now officially the longest government shutdown in U.S. history. Across the country,... Read more