David Guetta Plots New York City Benefit Concert
DJ-producer David Guetta will headline a benefit concert in New York City this weekend to raise funds for health care workers amid the coronavirus pandemic. The event, dubbed United At Home, will take place in the city at an undisclosed location, giving fans a taste of his music while... Read more
Dave Matthews, The Lumineers Lead Colorado Benefit Lineup
Top musical acts are taking part in a special virtual benefit concert this weekend to raise funds for musicians struggling amid the coronavirus pandemic. The three-hour livestream concert, presented by Breckenridge Brewery, is dubbed Banding Together: A Concert For The Colorado Music Relief Fund. It will take place this... Read more
Hollywood Bowl Reopens For One-Night Benefit Concert
Los Angeles’ famed Hollywood Bowl closed its doors amid the coronavirus pandemic, but for the first and only time this summer, the venue reopened for a one-night benefit concert. On Saturday, Richard and Demi Weitz were set to host their 10th “Quarantunes,” a series the pair started over Zoom... Read more
BottleRock Music Festival Launches Virtual Concert Series
Although this year’s BottleRock Napa Valley music festival has been postponed to the fall, organizers are keeping the festival spirit alive with a new online concert series. Originally, the event was set to take place over Memorial Day Weekend, but due to coronavirus concerns, was postponed to October 2-4.... Read more
Bruce Springsteen, Dropkick Murphys Announce Empty Fenway Park Gig
The Celtic-rock icons of Dropkick Murphys and The Boss Bruce Springsteen will headline a special concert at the famed Fenway Park this summer — without fans. The show will take place at the 38,000-seat stadium and will mark the first music performance without an in-person audience at a major... Read more
Streaming Service Exclusively For Broadway Performances Launches
Broadway is currently closed through Labor Day Weekend, however, fans can keep the spirit of theater alive by tuning in to the new streaming service Broadway on Demand. The series, dubbed “30 Days of Opening Nights,” kicked-off last night. Various filmed performances will take place during the series, including... Read more
BTS To Perform Paid Livestream Concert Next Month
While BTS’ tour had to be postponed due to coronavirus concerns, the K-Pop powerhouse planned a new way to interact with fans, while still making some money, through an upcoming paid livestream. The no-contact concert, dubbed Bang Bang Con the Live, will take place on June 14th at 6... Read more
Broadway Stars Team Up For Digital Benefit Variety Show
Cast members of various Broadway shows are teaming up to provide a digital benefit concert to help raise funds for Broadway Cares’ COVID-19 Emergency Assistance Fund. The show, dubbed Broadway Does Mother’s Day, will take place this Sunday, May 10 and feature members from Broadway’s Moulin Rouge! The Musical,... Read more
Lollapalooza Streaming Archived Sets As Organizers Mull 2020 Status
While organizers are still unsure about holding the annual event this summer, Lollapalooza is keeping the spirit of the festival alive with some live music. Organizers announced that they will begin streaming past performances from its 29-year history, sharing two weekly streams. Last night, the fest shared its premiere... Read more
Will Online Platforms Become the New Ticketmaster?
As the live event industry is halted, online platforms are rising to the occasion in order to keep the spirit of concerts alive. Artists have been taking to YouTube, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and Twitch to perform livestreams – acting as a new norm in the industry. Live Nation even... Read more