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Archive for the ‘Artist News’ Category

Keller Williams, Todd Snider and Avenged Sevenfold News

By David Jacobs | July 20th, 2013

This week recording artist, Keller Williams made a major announcement about his upcoming plans for the rest of his year in terms of touring. The performer revealed that he will be finishing out the year by touring in a selection of new solo shows. The tour will kick off on July 19th in North Plains, Oregon. The tour is schedule to keep the performer on the road throughout the month of November and will continue more than 40 different stops. Tickets are on sale now for those who want to see the performer take the stage live in this new tour event.   

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 In other solo tour news, multi-talented folk rock singer, Todd Snider has just announced that he is hitting the road for his new solo outing called the “Without Shoes” tour. The tour event will keep the performer on the road for almost a month as he visits major markets across the United States this fall. The tour event will be kicking off his tour event on October 10th in Bowling Green, Kentucky. The tour will keep the performer on the road throughout the month, visiting cities such as Omaha, Kansas City, Dallas and Santa Fe. The tour will then wrap up in Tomball, Texas on October 29th. Tickets go on sale this month for those looking to see this award winning singer take the stage live in a new event.

Concert News Today

By David Jacobs | July 18th, 2013

In music news today, the famed rapper Kid Cudi, took the time to announce some major upcoming concert tour news. The rapper revealed that he will be heading out on the road for a new tour event. This fall tour will not only feature vocal performances from Cudi but the rapper will be joined on stage by a number of other performers as well. According to the announcement from the performer, Big Sean, Logic and Tyler the Creator will all be joining Kid Cudi on tour for this new event. The new tour will be called “the Cud Life Tour” and it will officially kick off in Las Vegas, Nevada on August 23rd. From there Cudi and his opening acts will visit several major markets including Boston, Vancouver and Columbus, Ohio. The tour will keep the rapper on the road throughout most of the fall. Tickets to see Kid Cudi live are now on sale for select dates, with additional dates going on sale sometime this month.  

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CTC Entertainment Midweek Update

By David Jacobs | July 17th, 2013

This week, Phil Lesh and Bob Weir’s famed band Furthur, made a major announcement regarding their upcoming tour schedule. The former Grateful Dead performers revealed that they would be heading out for some major market performances that will take place this fall. The band which is currently on tour now, has revealed that they will be taking a short break in August and then heading back on the road for some newly announced performances. This trek will include stops in major markets as well as a performance at the Interlocken Music Festival in Septembe

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The band will also do a three night stay at the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles October 4th-6th.   This tour will mark the return of the band after Weir collapsed in April during a New York performance. Tickets for the newly added concert dates are on sale now and available to the public.

This Weeks Big News

By David Jacobs | July 17th, 2013

This week there have been several big announcements regarding the upcoming tour schedule of some of the biggest performers in music today. One of the big announcements of the week came from performer Scott Weiland. The artist revealed in a public statement that he will be adding additional dates to his Purple at the Core tour event. Due to overwhelming popularity of the show, the artist will be adding thirteen new stops to the tour which will keep him on the road throughout the month of August. Tickets for these added tour dates are now on sale and available to the public.  

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 In other news, Grammy award winning singer Natalie Cole has also headed out on a new tour event that will be promoting her chart-topping Spanish album debut. The performer’s latest release was recorded in Spanish and released under the name “Natalie Cole en Espanol.” To promote the album, the singer will be heading out on a new US tour that will feature tribute songs, some of her biggest hits from her R&B career and music from her new Spanish album. The domestic leg of this tour will be kicking off in Bethesda, Maryland on August 1st. The tour will keep the singer on the road until December where she will wrap her tour up in Portland. Tickets are on sale and available to the public now.

Lady Gaga and Sting News

By David Jacobs | July 13th, 2013

This week a major announcement came from Grammy award winning artist Lady Gaga. The over-the-top performer announced she will be returning to the stage this fall for live performances after spending the last several months recovering from her hip surgery. According to a new announcement, the singer is scheduled to make her first appearance at the London Roadhouse this September. This will be a performance as part of the upcoming iTunes Festival which will be bringing fans 30 nights of free music performances.

CTC Blog Image 4The performer has also revealed that this live appearance will be followed by additional shows all in support of her upcoming new album Artpop. This highly anticipated album has had fans in speculation for months and during her new performances, supporters of the artist will be able to hear a sampling of the new tracks featured on the album. More details about Lady Gaga’s return to the spotlight after her hiatus will be revealed shortly.

Concert Ticket Info

By David Jacobs | July 11th, 2013

This week, a major announcement from the team at the Arise music festival has had many excited for the first ever Colorado music event. According to an announcement this inaugural event will be taking place this August and the lineup for the event will feature performances from more than 100 different artists. The event is slated to take place over a three day period and will be kicking off on August 14th in Loveland, Colorado at the Sunrise Ranch. According to the announcement Michael Franti & Spearhead will be headlining the event, and the festival will also include appearances from artists such as Keller and the Keels, Xaiver Rudd, Zap Mama and more. Tickets and weekend long passes to see all of the action live are on sale and available to the public now.

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Pearl Jam Announces Plans for New Fall Tour of North America

By David Jacobs | July 9th, 2013

For decades, Pearl Jam has been known as one of the elite rock bands in the entire world, with a longstanding career that any in the industry would envy. A few weeks ago the rockers took to their website at PearlJam.com to reveal a countdown clock, and while there was no information about what it was that the mysterious clock was counting down for, fans of the band waiting in anticipation to see what it was that the countdown was actually counting down for. On July 8th, when the countdown reached ‘0’ fans were treated with some major news from the rockers; that they would be heading out on a brand new, long awaited tour to promote their latest work.


The band revealed to the public that they will be heading out on a 24-date, two-leg tour that will take them across North America. The tour is slated to kick off on October 11th in Pittsburgh, PA and it will culminate on December 6th in Seattle, Washington. Other big cities that the band will be visiting during the event include a two night stay in Brooklyn at the Barclays Center and stops in Philadelphia, Charlotte, San Diego, Los Angeles and Dallas. According to an announcement from the band, tickets for these events will go on sale to the public on July 27th at 10:00 a.m.

Who do you want to see? 30 Seconds to Mars or Pearl Jam?

By David Jacobs | July 9th, 2013

This week there were several big announcements revealed about some of the biggest rock and roll bands of our time. One of the first announcements came from the hit band 30 Seconds to Mars. The group made an announcement about an upcoming event that will take the band, along with lead singer Jared Leto to visit fans from all over the country. The heavy rockers revealed that they will be heading out on a new North American tour event that will bring them up close and personal with their fans. The tour will be known as the “Love Lust Faith and Dreams” event and it will be in support of their album of the same name.

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Per the announcement, the band has revealed the destinations for eight of their stops. The tour will officially be kicking off in Atlanta, Georgia of September 27th, and from there the band will be visiting several destinations in the United States and Canada before they wrap up their tour in Los Angeles, California on October 12th. This will be the first time the band has toured together since 2011 in North America. Tickets for the event go on sale to the public on July 12th for those who want to see this band perform live.

Broadway show Alert

By David Jacobs | July 7th, 2013

This week, new information about some of the biggest Broadway shows in the upcoming season was announced. One of the biggest announcements of the week came when it was revealed that a new version of the Guthrie Theatre’s production of Pride and Prejudice would be hitting the stage in a new production. This production will be adapted for the stage by Simon Reade and it will feature big name performers such as Vincent Karthesier and Ashley Rose Montondo in the leading roles. Previews for the production will begin on July 6th. Tickets are on sale now to the public.

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In other big production news, a new Broadway production known as First Date, is set to premier next week. The show will begin its performances on July 9th at the Lonacre Theatre. The show will feature performers such as Zachary Levi who will be debuting on the Broadway stage for the first time, as well as star Krysta Rodriquez from the television show “Smash” in the leading roles. The two will be playing a couple who is set up on their first date. Other big name performers include Sara Chase, Kristoffer Cusick and Black Hammond. Tickets are on sale now for those who want to see the production when it premiers on the stage on July 9th.

Johnny Lang, Travis Tritt and Switchfoot

By David Jacobs | July 6th, 2013

This week, the multi-talented performer Johnny Lang revealed that he will be heading out on the road for a new concert tour event. The established blues singer has just announced that he will be heading out on the road for a new North American and European tour that will be supporting his latest album known as “Fight for My Soul.” During this concert event, fans of the performer can hear some of the artist’s biggest hits from his career, as well as some new singles from the Grammy award winner’s latest album. This tour event is kicking off this week in Muskegon, Wisconsin on July 5th. The tour will keep the performer on the road throughout September 27th, until the performer wraps his concert event up in Glenside, PA. After that, the singer will head to Europe for a second, short leg of the tour. Tickets to see the famed singer and guitarist are on sale and available to the public now.

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