Posts Tagged ‘Barclays Center’

Midwinter Concert News

By David Jacobs | January 12th, 2014

This week there were several big announcements revealed about the upcoming international concerts that will be taking place in 2014. One of the announcements of the week came from The Pretty Reckless. They will be headlining the return of the SnoCore Winter Tour. The rockers have had a dedicated following during their latest tour and will be reaching even more fans as part of their SnoCore Winter Tour event. Here fans can also hear some of the band’s latest songs performed live. This tour event has taken a two- year hiatus and will now officially be returning to the stage. Other performers for the tour will include Heaven’s Basement, Crobot and The Letter Black. Tickets are on sale now and available to the public.

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Another big announcement came from the alternative rockers OneRepublic. The rockers revealed that they have mapped out a new outing that includes runs in both Europe and North America. The new tour from the Colorado natives will mark their first foray into Europe. According to the rockers they will begin this exciting new tour in late January. From there the rockers will visit 28 different stops to major markets. The tour will keep the band on the road through late March. On this new tour event, fans of the rockers will hear some of the rockers’ biggest singles from their career in the industry as well as some of their new songs.

Taking Back Sunday and Beyonce

By David Jacobs | August 8th, 2013

This week it was revealed that the pop-punk alternative rockers that make up the band Taking Back Sunday will be heading out on a highly anticipated fall tour event of the United States. This new outing will be promoting the band’s summer time record “TAYF10 Acoustic” an acoustic version of their popular record “Tell All Your Friends” as the band celebrates the 10th anniversary of this wildly popular album. Before heading out on the road the band will be playing four different September shows, including two back to back shows in Sayreville, Connecticut where they will be performing the album “Tell All Your Friends” in its entirety.     

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After these special engagement performances, the band will be heading out on a brand new tour, that will be kicking off on October 11th in Clifton Park, New York. During this new trek, the rockers will be visiting clubs, theaters and other venues in 22 different major markets. The concert event will be wrapping up on November 7th in Long Island, New York. The band is currently working on their sixth studio album and during the tour fans can expect to hear some samplings of the new record. Tickets are on sale this week for the new concert event.

Beyonce, Tim McGraw and NKOB

By David Jacobs | February 13th, 2013

Recent concert tour news has revealed that some of the biggest concerts in the history of music are slated to take place this summer. Last week, tickets officially went on sale for Beyonce’s 2013 tour titled The Mrs. Carter Show. However, due to the overwhelming early success of these concert ticket sales, the performer has revealed that she will be adding two additional dates to her concert, including an additional date at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY and a second concert performance in Washington DC. Tickets for the second concert will go into pre-sale on February 13th with tickets being offered to the general public on Friday February 15th.

Tickets are also currently on sale for the new summer tour being launched by legendary singer Tim McGraw. The Grammy Award winning artist has announced a new tour to promote his 2013 record, “Two Lanes of Freedom.” The new tour will keep the performer on the road for much of the summer, beginning on May 2nd in Birmingham, Alabama.  The tour will continue on through the end of July with the final performance slated for July 27th, 2013 in Virginia Beach, VA. Tickets go on sale now and are currently available to the public. However, those who are looking to get tickets will want to act fast, as Tim McGraw’s 2012 tour was the highest grossing tour in country music history; meaning tickets for his latest venture are likely to sell fast.

BCS National Championship Game, Rolling Stones and More

By David Jacobs | December 6th, 2012

With the new year fast approaching, for college football fans it means its time for college bowl season. Most importantly, it means the BCS National Championship game. Ticket sales were officially announced this week when it was decided that undefeated Notre Dame would play against the number two team in the country; the Alabama Crimson Tide. From the moment tickets were announced this week, tickets have already been in high demand and started selling quickly. Those who are still looking for tickets to the January 7th national championship will want to act fact as these tickets are already on track to sell out quickly, for this annual college football event.

While football fans were treated to this big announcement this week; rock and music fans received an even bigger announcement this week when the iconic rock band, The Rolling Stones announced that they would be joined on stage by Gary Clark Jr. and Mary J. Blige for their December 8th concert. This fast approaching concert, taking place this weekend will be held at the Barclay’s Center in Brooklyn. The new announcement came as a surprise to fans who were already anticipating this huge event. Those who are looking for this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to see these three acts together on the stage will want to act quickly in order to see this act live.

Country Music or Sports?

By David Jacobs | October 25th, 2012

Earlier this week it was revealed that country superstar, Jason Aldean, would be hitting the road on a nation-wide tour. On Thursday of this week his official tour dates were announced and it was revealed that the country crooner would be visiting historic stadiums during this tour instead of more traditional venues. The singer’s Night Train tour will take him to Fenway Park, Wrigley Field and the University of Georgia Stadium in what promises to be one of the most unique musical tours of 2013. Immediately after the singer’s unique venue choices were revealed tickets went on sale for the event. Those looking to catch the superstar live will want to act quickly as tickets are expected to sell out.

Meanwhile another legendary super star, only from the TV world, was under the spotlight this week thanks to her new Broadway play reveal. The play is called “Scandalous” and it is the brain child of television star Kathie Lee Gifford. The show began their highly anticipated previews this week with the official opening slated for November 15th. Fans of the television personality looking to see this one of a kind production live will have the chance in just a few weeks to see the star with this momentous Broadway debut.