JFL42 gives attendees scheduling power with ‘Smartphone Passes’
From September 21, 2012 through September 28, 2012, in Toronto, ON, Just For Laughs and Live Nation will be teaming up to present a new and unique way to attend an arts festival. The festival, JFL42, will include events from the arenas of comedy, art, dance, music, and technology,... Read more
Jay-Z, Pearl Jam headline Made In America festival
Jay-Z, the hip hop mogul, entrepreneur, and rap artist, is the curator of Budweiser’s Made in America, the inaugural music festival set to rock Philadelphia this Labor Day weekend. “The blockbuster roster of talent,” according to Anheuser-Busch’s May 14, 2012 press release, “will include nearly 30 artists that embody... Read more
Rock the Bells announces impressive 2012 lineup
Rock the Bells, which is celebrating its ninth annual concert, recently announced its 2012 lineup which unites old school and new school hip hop. The 2012 festival will be making stops at the NOS Events Center in San Bernardino, California (Aug. 18-Aug. 19), the Shoreline Amphitheater in Mountain View,... Read more
Kelly Clarkson to tour 30+ cities
It has just been announced that Kelly Clarkson will tour with The Fray as a part of the 30+ tour. “30+,” the name given to the tour that will have performances in more than 30 cities, will begin on July 21 according to MTV. It will begin in Ridgefield,... Read more
Justin Bieber announces Believe tour dates
Justin Bieber promised his fans “big news” this week, and today announced the dates for his 45 city tour, Believe. The tour is scheduled to kick off on September 29 at the Jobing.com Arena in Glendale, Arizona and ends January 26, 2013 in Miami at the American Airlines Arena.... Read more
‘Newsies’ calls Broadway home indefinitely
Disney’s Broadway musical “Newsies” was scheduled to close August 19, but announced on May 16 that their run will now be open-ended giving first-time showgoers more time to purchase tickets and diehard fans more opportunities to catch the show again. Originally a 1992 film by Disney of the same... Read more
Barbra Streisand set to perform in Brooklyn
Barbra Streisand will make a much anticipated return to her childhood home of Brooklyn, NY, in a rare musical performance this fall. Streisand will be one of the first performers ever to grace the stage at the new Barclays Center in Brooklyn, which opens its doors on September 28... Read more
It has been announced that Beyoncè will perform for a fourth night at Revel Resorts in Atlantic City, NJ. Beyoncé, recently named “The Most Beautiful Woman” in People Magazine, was originally scheduled to play only three concerts exclusively for the casino on Memorial Day weekend: Friday, May 25; Saturday,... Read more
Bamboozle celebrates its 10th anniversary
Returning to the festival’s original stomping ground — the beach at Asbury Park, NJ — for the first time since its debut in 2003, The Bamboozle 2012 promises that its tenth anniversary celebration will be legendary. Featuring over 100 acts performing on seven stages across the boardwalk, beach, parking... Read more
Hair metal lives on at M3
No genre of music was discarded as fast as hair metal, which was a staple of MTV and radio in the mid-to-late ’80s and early ’90s before it perished nearly overnight once Nirvana exploded on to the scene in late 1991. Hair metal’s rapid demise made the death of... Read more