This week, the British-band Rixton made a major announcement about their upcoming tour plans. The group revealed their new plans to hit the road this summer. The boy-band will be promoting their first top 20 single in the United States, a hit known as “Me and My Broken Heart.” According to the band, they will be traveling across North America on a new headlining tour. The tour will officially kick off in late July with their first performance in Boston, MA. From there, the tour will features 12 additional stops. After more than a month on the road the band will wrap up their outing on August 23rd in Los Angeles, California. During the tour, fans of the group can hear some of the band’s biggest hits to date performed live, in addition to their US chart topper. The group will be joined on stage by opening act, T. Mills.
Another major tour announcement came from singer and songwriter Beck. The award-winning performer and the hit band The National will be headlining two consecutive nights of the Monterey, California First City Festival. This summer, the two acts will be performing at the second annual music festival, which will once again take place at the Monterey County Fair and Event Center. This year, the festival will be held on August 23rd and August 24th. The two-day event will once again bring together several bands, and will have more than 30 bands perform across four different stages. This includes bands such as Phantogram, The Naked and Famouse, Dawes, Best Coast, Midlakes and more. This year’s festival will also include a full carnival. Tickets are on sale now and available to the public.
Finally, another big announcement in concert news came from Jay-Z and Beyonce. The famous couple has already sold out several dates for their “On the Run” stadium tour and now the performers will be adding additional shows to their tour. According to the announcement the duo will be adding second nights in Pasadena, CA on August 3rd and San Francisco, CA on August 6th. Tickets are on sale now and available to the public. Will you be seeing Jay Z and Beyonce on the new dates for their massive tour event?