The Raconteurs Announce Tour Dates, First Gig In Eight Years
Jack White is reuniting The Raconteurs this year for their long-awaited comeback at Third Man Records’ 10-year anniversary show. The Raconteurs includes White, Brendan Benson, and former members of The Greenhornes Jack Lawrence and Patrick Keeler. Late last year, the group dropped tracks “Sunday Driver” and “Now That You’re... Read more
Loretta Lynn Plots All-Star Tribute Show For 87th Birthday
Country music star Loretta Lynn will celebrate her 87th birthday with an all-star tribute concert this April. The show, set to take place on April 1 at Nashville, Tennessee’s Bridgestone Arena, will include performances from artists like Jack White, Garth Brooks, and George Strait. Additionally, Alan Jackson, Trisha Yearwood,... Read more
Jack White Speaks Up After Women Told Not To Kiss At Canada Show
A woman and her girlfriend were trying to enjoy a Jack White concert in Edmonton, but the night turned sour after they were told not to kiss by one of the venue’s workers. Allyson Maclvor explained that during one of her favorite songs by White, she pulled her girlfriend... Read more
Jack White Brings ‘Boarding House Reach’ To Canada
In honor of his latest record Boarding House Reach, Jack White is crossing the globe, and he has revealed that the tour will extend through Canada later this year. White will continue touring in the U.S. through late September, making stops at Las Vegas’ iHeartRadio Festival and Tennessee’s Pilgrimage... Read more
Jack White Reveals New North American Tour Dates This Fall
Jack White, who is set to head out on his Boarding House Reach tour this weekend, added more dates in North America to the fall trek. On Saturday, the rocker will kick-off his tour in Pasadena, California at the Arroyo Seco Weekend festival before heading to Europe. After playing... Read more
Ticketmaster Encourages Paper Tickets For Jack White’s No-Phone Tour
Ticketmaster sent out an email to ticket holders going to Jack White’s tour, reminding them about the no-phone policy and encouraging fans to print out paper tickets beforehand. The White Stripes frontman announced earlier this year that he would hold a phone-free tour — the first artist in the... Read more
On The Run II Tour, Lollapalooza Music Festival Top March’s Best-Selling Events List
Beyonce and Jay-Z’s On The Run II Tour dominated concert sales last month, stealing 16 spots on March’s 25 best-selling concerts list, according to sales data from Ticket Club. The power couple’s tour was accidentally announced early via social media earlier in the month, and then was taken down... Read more
Opinion: Phone Usage At Shows Takes Away From The Concert Experience
I used to be a crazed fangirl, jumping at any opportunity to get as close to my favorite artists as I could. I would push through the crowd, stay after the show and get there insanely early just so I would have a spot right at the front of... Read more
As Classic Rockstars Retire, Who Will Take Over Sales In The Industry?
Over the past year, some of the biggest names in the music industry announced their retirement and end of touring, leaving younger musicians to rise to the occasion — and claim their spot on top. Elton John, Neil Diamond, Rush, Paul Simon, Kenny Rogers, Joan Baez, Ozzy Osbourne and... Read more
Basketball, Masters Golf Tournament Lead Best-Selling Events
Basketball, the 2018 Masters Golf Tournament and four-day passes to Lollapalooza scored the top three spots on yesterday’s best-selling events list, according to sales data from Ticket Club. The Los Angeles Lakers game against the San Antonio Spurs took the top spot as best-selling event of the day. Los... Read more