UK Authorities Plot Return of Indoor Events in August
Live audiences will be allowed to return to events held indoors, including concerts and theatre performances, according to an announcement this week by Prime Minister Boris Johnson. The shift is part of a larger shift in lockdown rules in the country, which is seeking to give greater authority to... Read more
Kane Brown Announces 2021 Worldwide Beautiful Tour Dates
After his plans were derailed due to the coronavirus pandemic, Kane Brown has revealed that he will resume his Worldwide Beautiful tour in 2021. The country star announced this week rescheduled dates for his latest world tour, which began in February of this year and only ran for a... Read more
Billy Joel Postpones Additional Stadium Tour Dates
Billy Joel has altered more tour dates planned for this summer amid the coronavirus pandemic. The entertainer announced that his stadium shows in Buffalo and Cincinnati will be moved to next year, marking the latest changes in his performance schedule. Joel’s show at Buffalo’s New Era Field was originally... Read more
Majority Of Fans Ready To Return To Live Events, Survey Finds
A new survey shows that despite the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, a majority of fans are willing to return to live events with certain social distancing protocols in place. According to the Atlanta-based mobile ticketing app Experience, the study showed that nearly 55% of fans are ready to return to... Read more
Packed Alan Jackson Show Forced To Turn Away Some Ticketholders
Country icon Alan Jackson experimented with the drive-in concert concept last weekend when he took over two farms in Alabama. But the shows hit a few snags when overcrowded parking forced some ticketholders to be turned away from the event. Fans making their way to Jackson’s June 13 show... Read more
Kenny Chesney Announces Rescheduled Chillaxification Tour Dates
No Shoes Nation now have new dates to catch Kenny Chesney on tour. The country star revealed rescheduled dates for his Chillaxification Tour, which had endured two postponements amid the current pandemic. Chesney will now launch the trek May 1, 2021 in Tampa and has shows planned through August.... Read more
Human Nature End Long-Running Las Vegas Residency Due To Pandemic
The Las Vegas entertainment scene has seen its first permanent casualty brought on by the coronavirus pandemic. Australian vocal group Human Nature announced that they will not return to the Strip whenever live shows resume. Human Nature has headlined the Sands Showroom at the Venetian for seven years –... Read more
Celebrities Contribute $30M To Virtual Concert Startup
The virtual concert startup company Wave is on-the-rise, and just announced support from various celebrities, garnering $30 million in series B funding. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the funding was led by Maveron with participation from Griffin Gaming Partners, Scooter Bruan, Alex Rodriquez, Superfly co-founder Rick Farman, and Twitch... Read more
Garth Brooks Announces Concert To Broadcast At Drive-In Theaters
Garth Brooks is the latest artist to pivot towards the drive-in concert concept, with a twist. The country superstar announced that he will headline a June 27 concert which will be broadcast at 300 drive-in movie theaters across North America. Brooks appeared on Good Morning America Thursday to offer... Read more
Connecticut To Allow Outdoor Concerts As State Reopens Next Week
Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont released Sector Rules for fully reopening the state next week amid the coronavirus pandemic. Since news of the virus first broke in the state, manufacturing, construction, real estate, utilities, some retail, child care, and hospitals have remained open, as they’ve been dubbed “essential businesses.” Late... Read more