Lollapalooza Reveals Day-By-Day Lineup, Single-Day Tickets
Chicago’s annual Lollapalooza Music Festival, kicking-off this August in Grant Park, revealed its day-by-day lineup and single-day ticket option on Wednesday. The rockers of The Strokes and EDM duo The Chainsmokers are set to headline the show on Thursday, August 1, followed by indie artists Hozier, Hobo Johnson and... Read more
R. Kelly’s Finances A Mess, Bank Account Hits Negatives Amid Lawsuits
R. Kelly hit rock bottom — and so have his finances. The R&B singer has been caught in a string of legal battles after Lifetime aired the six-part docu-series Surviving R. Kelly earlier this year, outlining two decades-worth of sexual assault allegations. In addition to the court fees and... Read more
Coney Island To Hold Free Concert Series For The Next Six Years
Due to the help of a hefty payment from a real estate investment firm, Coney Island will continue to host free summer concerts as a part of its Seaside Concert Series for the next six years. According to the Brooklyn Paper, leaders from the city’s Economic Development Corporation announced... Read more
Travis Scott Asks Judge To Dismiss Previous Concert Cancellations From Trial
Rapper Travis Scott is currently in the middle of a $150,000 legal battle with a concert promoter, but he is asking the judge to not allow certain evidence pertaining to previous concerts he cancelled during his career. According to The Blast, court documents show that Scott does not want... Read more
R. Kelly Seeks Permission To Leave U.S., Play Concert In Dubai
UPDATE: As of Friday morning, Associated Press reports Kelly’s entertainment attorney Doug Anton said any Dubai trip was “off for now as contracts with Dubai concert organizers are reworked.” However, his criminal attorney Steve Greenberg said Kelly might be able to go to Dubai still, but he wants to... 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
Metallica, San Francisco Symphony To Play Golden State Warriors’ New Chase Center
Classical and metal music will collide when Metallica is joined by the San Francisco Symphony this fall to perform for the first time at the Golden State Warriors’ new arena. Both acts will be the first artists to perform at the 18,064-seat Chase Center on September 6, which will... Read more
Luis Miguel, Nelly, Rod Stewart Headline Diverse Friday Onsales
This week in the ticketing market will end on a busy, chaotic note with an abundance of new events heading on sale. Concerts are at the forefront with artists like Luis Miguel, Maluma, August Burns Red and Rod Stewart adding dozens of new shows. Notable joint tours to infiltrate... Read more
Venue Cancels Filter’s Show in El Paso After Band Posts Anti-Trump Joke
The industrial rock band Filter was slated to perform at Speaking Rock Casino in El Paso last week, however, the venue called-off the gig after the band posted an anti-Trump joke on Facebook to promote the show. Ahead of the gig, vocalist Richard Patrick posted a short video to... Read more
“Aladdin” Musical, Ella Mai Lead Thursday Tickets On Sale
Family-favorite musical Aladdin continues its national tour, with an upcoming stop in Durham, North Carolina leaving nearly two dozen performances with tickets up for sale. Aladdin won’t take the stage at the Durham Performing Arts Center until October, but consumers can grab their tickets on general sale starting tomorrow.... Read more