Chris Rock, Dave Chappelle Plan Co-Headling U.S. Arena Tour
Chris Rock and Dave Chappelle, two of the most successful stand-up comedy performers of all time, have announced plans to join forces for a co-headlining U.S. arena tour in December. The tour dates are focused on the west coast, taking place almost entirely at venues in the state of... Read more
Taylor Hawkins Tribute Concerts Announce Lineups; Tickets on Sale
Tribute concerts for late Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins will be taking place this fall, and organizers announced a star-studded lineup of guests. The concerts, which will take place on September 3 at Wembley Stadium in London and September 27 at Kia Forum in Los Angeles, have tickets on... Read more
U.S. Rep. Renews Calls to Break up Live Nation After Chappelle Attack
Congressman Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ) renewed his calls for Live Nation Entertainment to be broken up after yet another safety incident at an event it was running last week. Rep. Pascrell, long a vocal opponent of the entertainment giant that he openly argues is a monopoly, says that the... Read more
Live Nation Announces $25 All-In Tickets for Concert Week May 4-10
Live Nation announced the return of its Concert Week promotion, offering $25 tickets to more than 3,700 shows across North America. The promotion runs from May 4-10 and will include tickets to a who’s who of artists touring in 2022, spanning across clubs, theaters, amphitheaters, arenas, and stadiums. The... Read more
Netflix is a Joke Festival Announces “Unprecedented” Lineup for 2022
After COVID-19 derailed its first attempt in 2020, Netflix announced a 2022 Netflix is a Joke Festival, set to take place in Los Angeles over an 11-day span in the spring of 2022. Produced by Netflix and Live Nation, the festival promises more than 100 live shows at more... Read more
Nashville Show With Dave Chappelle Postponed After Joe Rogan Diagnosed With COVID
An upcoming performance by comics Joe Rogan and Dave Chappelle at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena was postponed this week after Rogan announced he had been diagnosed with COVID. The co-headlining performance was scheduled for Friday, but was postponed as of Wednesday afternoon following Rogan’s diagnosis. “I got back from the... Read more
Houston Dave Chappelle Shows to Require Negative COVID-19 Test
Fans hoping to attend a set of performances by comic Dave Chappelle this weekend in Houston will need to add a COVID-19 test to their plans. The standup is requiring a negative COVID-19 test result for admission to the performances, which take place at House of Blues in the... Read more
Joe Rogan, NFL Tilts Headline Weekend’s Best-Selling Events
Comedian and podcasting star Joe Rogan made two appearances in the best-selling events from Sunday, according to data from Ticket Club, though NFL football continued to run atop the listings. A Rogan performance scheduled for the end of June at Houston’s Improv club came in at No. 10, just... Read more
Dave Chappelle Performed Socially Distant Shows For Netflix Special
Dave Chappelle has found a socially distant way to perform sets, as showcased in his new Netflix special “8:46.” The 27-minute special, which gets its name from the amount of time a former Minneapolis cop knelt on George Floyd’s neck before his death, finds Chappelle offer insight into Floyd’s... Read more
Dave Chappelle Among Tuesday’s Top Selling Tickets
Comic Dave Chappelle was in high demand within the ticketing market Tuesday, earning two spots on Ticket Club’s top 20 best-sellers list. Chappelle claimed the No. 11 spot for his New Orleans gig with Joe Rogan and nearly topped the list for his Connecticut show scheduled for August 22.... Read more