Posts Tagged ‘OutKast’

Adam Lambert and Queen plus Springteen News

By David Jacobs | March 12th, 2014

This week, Adam Lambert and Queen made a joint announcement about their upcoming tour plans. Adam Lambert will be filling in for former Queen frontman Freddie Mercury. However, Lambert will be joined on stage by original Queen members Brian May and Roger Taylor. Fans of Queen and Adam Lambert will enjoy getting to see these two joining up for the third time for a new musical event. The two musical acts first came together in 2009 when they performed together on American Idol. The two also performed together at the MTV Europe Music Awards in 2011. According to the statement, this will be the first and final time Queen will be performing in the United States. Tickets are on sale now. And available to the public for those looking to see this event live.

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This week, Bruce Springsteen revealed that he will be pairing up with the hit band Fun for a new free concert event. The singer has shifted the date of his North American tour kick off to do a free concert at the former Reunion Arena site as part of the NCAA March Madness Music Festival. The event is expected to have more than 30,000 people in attendance. Tickets for this free event are on sale now and available to the public.

Firefly Music Festival. Tim McGraw and more

By David Jacobs | January 22nd, 2014

This week, music fans of all types have been excited to hear about some of the big concert events that will be hitting the country once summer kicks off. One of the big announcements of the week came regarding the Firefly Music Festival. This year, the annual festival will be taking place June 19th through June 22nd at the Woodlands of the Dover International Speedway in Dover, Delaware. According to the team behind the event, the lineup includes Outkast, Foo Fighters, Jack Johnson, Weezer, Tegan and Sara and more, all performing live. There are also a number of other bands and performers that will be taking the stage during this event. Tickets are on sale now for those who want to see the festival take place.

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In other concert news, the country icon Tim McGraw announced new plans for an exciting tour event this week. The Grammy Award winning country singer revealed that he will be heading out on the road for a new 2014 tour. The singer, who just released his latest single this week “Lookin’ For That Girl” will be treating fans to some of his new recording performed live as well as some of the biggest hits the singer has had during his long and successful career in the music business.

2014 Coachella music festival Info

By David Jacobs | January 11th, 2014

This week there were several big announcements for music fans, including an announcement from Jennifer Nettles. The country superstar revealed that she will be heading out on a new solo release album called “That Girl.” The singer will be taking a break from performing with Sugarland to head out on the road for this new solo effort with a subsequent run. During her new tour, Jennifer Nettles will be taking the stage alone and treating fans to singles from her solo album. This new album is set to be released on January 14th. The tour, called the “new Girl” tour will officially kick off on Valentine’s Day on February 14thin in Washington, DC. From there Jennifer Nettles will head to 13 different stops during her trek. Tickets are on sale now and available to the public for those who want to see the singer take the stage solo.

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MGMT, Big Boi, Summer Camp Music Festival and The Postal Service

By David Jacobs | March 6th, 2013

While many bands have already announced their spring touring plans, a number of bands are still announcing new dates.  New York based duo MGMT have recently announced an 18-date tour.  The band is set to release their third album in June, and their tour takes them from University Park, Pennsylvania, home of Penn State University, on April 26 to the Bunbury Music Festival on July 13 in Cincinnati, Ohio.  The band is set to play 15 headlining shows across North America in April and May and is slated to play three festivals, Firefly in Dover, Delaware, Kanrocksas in Kansas City, Kansas, and the aforementioned Bunbury in Cincinnati.  Tickets for some dates are already on sale while others are set to go on sale within the coming days.