This week, there were several big announcements in store for music fans. The first, came from the hit band NEEDTOBREATH. The band revealed that they will be taking the road for the first time in years to promote their upcoming album release. The group’s new album called “Rivers in the Wasteland,” will officially be released in April 2014, with the tour kicking off on May 1st. This outing will start in Springfield, Missouri and will keep the band on the road throughout the end of June. The band will be promoting their first new album since 2011 and will be playing several hit songs from this latest effort. Tickets are on sale now and available to fans of the band looking to see the group takes the stage live.
However, one of the big announcements of the week came regarding the wildly popular music festival, Bonnaroo. The team behind this concert event revealed plans for their 2014 lineup and fans are reeling with excitement about the planned performers who will be taking the stage this year. The full lineup for the festival includes headlining performances from Jack White, Lionel Richie, Kanye West and Elton John. Other performers include the Avett Brothers, Skrillex, the Flaming Lips, Kaskade, Phoenix, Wiz Khalifa and more. This year, the festival will be held from June 12th through June 15th at the Manchester, Tennessee Great Stage Park.
The announcement made headlines when Kanye West revealed that he will be taking a break from his sold out Yeezus tour in order to make an appearance at the festival. There are several different types of tickets available to fans who want to experience all of the bands that will be performing on stage, including tickets for single and multi-day passes. Tickets go on sale to the general public, this weekend on February 22nd. As always, tickets to see this music festival take place are expected to sell out fast so fans will want to act quickly in order to get tickets. With a star studded line up taking the stage this year will you be getting tickets to see Bonnaroo live?