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Summer Can’t Get Here Fast Enough

By David Jacobs | February 13th, 2014

This week some of the biggest rock legends in the business revealed plans for a new summer outing that are sure to have rockers excited for the upcoming season. According to an announcement from Styx, Foreigner and the former Eagles guitarist Don Felder; the three rockers will be joining forces for an exciting new event. The tour will be called “The Soundtrack of Summer” tour and it will head out around the country this summer. The tour will officially kick off on May 16th in Oklahoma City, California. From there the group will visit 33 major markets before the tour wraps up in Santa Barbara, California on July 27th. Felder will be the opening act for all concerts while Styk and Foreigner will rotate with closing duties. According to the team behind the event, more dates are expected to be revealed soon. During the concert, fans can expect to hear some of the biggest singles from all of the rockers, including a special new re-recorded version of “Hotel California.” Tickets are on sale now for the tour.

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Ready For Summer?

By David Jacobs | January 17th, 2014

This week, there were several major announcements to hit the music industry that have fans excited for spring of 2014. One of the first big announcements came regarding Jazz Fest 2014. This year will mark the 45th anniversary of the New Orleans based festival and it will feature several big name performers. This year the festival will take place over two weekends in April and May and will be held at the Fair Grounds Race Course. According to the team behind the event, this year’s lineup is going to include performances from Eric Clapton, Bruce Springsteen, Arcade Fire, Robin Thicke, Foster the People, The Avette Brothers and Christina Aguilera. With such a large star-studded lineup the event is expected to sell out quickly. The first weekend of the two weekend festival will be on April 25th-27th while the second weekend will take place May 1st-4th. Tickets are on sale now and available to the public for those looking to attend this event.

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Concert Tours

By David Jacobs | December 7th, 2012

As the holiday season quickly approaches, there are many music and concert fans who are not only getting ready for the most wonderful time of the year, but those who are gearing up for 2013 and all of the exciting live music events that this year has in store. Recent announcements from the music world have revealed a number of big, exciting concert events that will be taking place in 2013 and that are sure to delight music fans of all types.

One of the biggest announcements came from one of the biggest music legends in the history of rock: Eric Clapton. The guitarist revealed earlier this month that he would be taking part in a major United States tour in 2013. The concert is set to kick off on March 14, 2013 in Phoenix, Arizona at the US Airways Center. The concert will go on to include 15 different cities across the United States. Tickets are currently on sale for all concert events on this upcoming tour.

Entertainment Weekly

By David Jacobs | October 28th, 2012

Over the weekend , there were several big announcements in the music world in terms of upcoming tours and ticket sales. The first big weekend announcement came from the legendary jam band the Dave Matthews Band,  who revealed they would be heading out on a Winter Tour that will take them to massive stadiums around the country and up close with fans. Tickets for the event are now on sale for the public. Another rock band, Maroon 5, also made their own tour announcement over the weekend, revealing they would be heading out on the road on their own 2013 tour. The band will be joined by Owl City and the Neon Trees in a tour that will take them across North America. The tour will go from February to April and will be the band’s biggest tour to date, tickets will officially be on sale as of October 27th.

While rock fans will have two big concerts to look forward to, a group with a different approach to ‘rock’ music made their own announcement this weekend. The legendary group the Radio City Rockettes officially announced their schedule for the holiday season. This will be the 85th season for the show and will officially begin in New York on 9th. Those who want to see the Rockettes live will be able to see the performance through the holiday season.