Willie Nelson is an American musician who rose to fame in the 1970s for his contributions to the outlaw country music of that era. Though the popularity of his music has dwindled over the years, he retains a strong fan base, largely driven by his status as an American pop culture icon. Nelson has recorded dozens of albums, appeared in an increasing number of movies and won nearly 40 awards, including a Lifetime Achievement Award during the 1999 Grammy ceremony.

Nelson has earned the status of being a “road dog,” touring extensively and performing hundreds of concerts year after year. He is a regular fixture of the American festival circuit and draws consistent audiences to his performances.

Willie Nelson Receives Backlash, Praise For Upcoming Political Concert
Country superstar Willie Nelson will be performing a political concert for Texas Representative Beto O’Rourke (D-Tex.) later this month, leaving fans with mixed emotions. Earlier this year during Nelson’s annual Fourth of July Picnic celebration, O’Rourke, a former punk-rock band bassist, took the stage to perform songs “Roll Me... Read more
Springsteen on Broadway Dominates Mid-Week Best-Sellers
Bruce Springsteen’s ongoing show Springsteen on Broadway remains a hot commodity in the theater industry, taking the top spot on yesterday’s best-selling events list, according to sales data from Ticket Club. The Boss was followed by multiple sporting events, including the highly-anticipated boxing match between Canelo Alvarez and Gennady... Read more
Farm Aid Concert Stops In Connecticut With Willie Nelson, Neil Young
For the first time, the annual Farm Aid benefit concert will come to Connecticut this September, featuring artists Neil Young, Willie Nelson, and John Mellencamp. Farm Aid, which was founded by Nelson, Young, and Mellencamp in 1985, was created to raise awareness about the loss of family farms and... Read more
Boxing Scores Top Spot On Monday Best-Selling Events
The boxing match between Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin this September took the top spot on yesterday’s best-selling events list, according to sales data from Ticket Club. Men’s College World Series tickets remain a hot commodity, with the game between Arkansas and Texas clocking in at No. 4. Other... Read more
Willie Nelson Announces Rescheduled Date For Outlaw Music Festival
Willie Nelson was scheduled to headline Outlaw Music Festival in North Carolina last month, but he abruptly left the stage before his set without an explanation. Now, the country star will return to for a rescheduled show on June 20. When Nelson left the stage, the crowd was confused... Read more
Willie Nelson Abruptly Leaves Before Set At Outlaw, Live Nation Cites ‘Illness’
The country star Willie Nelson was slated to headline the show at Outlaw Music Festival in Charlotte, North Carolina this past weekend, but after emerging onstage, he immediately walked off, without any explanation. A video was posted on YouTube on Saturday night by Michael Keim, where the 85-year-old singer... Read more
Disney on Ice Dominates Tuesday Tickets On Sale
Tuesday’s ticketing market proves to be a family affair. The perennial family-favorite Disney On Ice dominates the new onsale listings, as the House of Mouse plans tour stops in cities across the country throughout the fall and into early 2019. The popular series has four distinct shows all on... Read more
Northern Quest Expands Outdoor Venue, Increases Capacity
Washington’s Northern Quest Resort & Casino is expanding their summer concert venue, increasing the capacity of the venue by approximately 1,000 seats. This past Saturday, Northern Quest released a video on their Instagram page, showcasing additional grandstand seating. According to KREM, representatives said the venue will allot 5,000 seats... Read more
WWE’s Wrestlemania Takes No. 1 Spot On Sunday Best-Sellers
The 34th annual WWE Wrestlemania at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans stole the top spot on Sunday’s best-selling events list, according to sales data from Ticket Club. Yesterday’s event broke WWE’s own records for attendance and revenue this year, according to Uproxx. The week-long event runs through Tuesday,... Read more
Alison Krauss Announces 50-Date North American Solo Tour
Bluegrass legend Alison Krauss has announced a massive North American tour in support of her fourth solo LP, and will co-headline with Willie Nelson on select dates. The trek begins on May 16 in Tulsa, Oklahoma and will make stops across the country in Kentucky, New York, California, and... Read more