Buzzfeed To Enter The Live Music Business With First Concert
BuzzFeed will stage its first live event this week to kick-off their entrance into the live music business. The one-hour variety show, Internet Live, will be filmed live at New York City’s legendary Webster Hall on Thursday, July 25 and will feature headlining performances from rising hip-hop/country star Lil... Read more
Ariana Grande’s London Gig To Have ‘Airport-Like’ Security
Ariana Grande is stopping at London’s O2 Arena on her Sweetener World Tour next month, but following the Manchester bombing in 2017, security is already in the planning stages. During the upcoming concert, fans are only allowed to bring in one clear bag made of “clear plastic, vinyl, or... Read more
Idaho Concerts Cancelled Over Rumored ICE Raids
The Latin band Los Inquietos del Norte has cancelled three concerts in Idaho after rumors surfaced on social media warning people in the area of potential immigration raids. The group was set to perform in Jerome on Friday July 19, followed by a gig at the music festival El... Read more
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