Posts Tagged ‘The Killers’

March Concert News

By David Jacobs | March 13th, 2014

This week the hit alternative band The Killers announced that they would be taking their alternative rock act on the road for a new series of concerts. Tickets are now officially available for those who want to see the group take the stage live. Tickets are available for shows beginning with the performances in May in Uncasville, CT and Bethlehem, PA. Those who want to see the group take the stage live will be able to hear some of the band’s biggest hits from their past few years in the industry as well as some of their new singles. Tickets are available now but expected to go fast; will you be getting tickets to see The Killers live in their new concert event?

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While many rock fans are expected to get tickets to see The Killers live, one of the biggest announcements of the week came from one of the most popular names in country music. This week, Keith Urban revealed plans for his new upcoming tour event.  After wrapping up his latest gig with “American Idol” Keith Urban has revealed plans for hitting the road in new North American tour event called the Raise ‘Em Up tour. According to Radio.com, Urban will be heading out to play multiple shows in both the US and Canada. The new tour event will officially kick off on July 12th in Calgary, Alberta. The US tour dates will officially start on July 18th, with Urban’s performance in St. Clairsville, Ohio.

Chicago Summer Concerts

By David Jacobs | June 30th, 2013

Of all of the major Chicago concerts of the upcoming year, one of the biggest and most anticipated is undoubtedly the concert event that will feature the wildly popular ‘boy band’ One Direction. The boy band is coming to the First Midwest Bank Amphitheater in Chicago, Illinois to put on a major concert event for fans in the Windy City. The group will be visiting the venue on July 13th, 2013. Here fans of the group can hear the band perform some of their biggest hits of today as well as some of their new recordings performed live. Those who want to see the performers take the stage live will want to get their tickets quickly to see the event.

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Another big teen sensation, Justin Bieber will also be heading to the Windy City, in a concert event that fans of all ages have been searching for. The performer will be heading to the famed United Center in Chicago on July 9th, 2013 to performer live. The concert will kick off at 7:00 PM and here fans can see the over-the-top performance style that Justin Bieber has become known for. This concert is expected to be one of the biggest and most popular concert events of the year in Chicago, so getting tickets to see the production unfold may be difficult for some fans.

Weekend Update

By David Jacobs | May 18th, 2013

This week, the eclectic dance music festival, known as the Ultra Music Festival revealed plans for its 2014 event. According to reports, the dance music festival will be making its return to Miami on March 28th. This will be the 16th year for the event, which will keep going through March 30th. Unlike previous events, next year’s festival will only be one weekend. Although no information will be released about the concert for some time, on sales will be starting next week. For the 2013 concert, early bird tickets sold out in just five minutes, so organizers are once again expecting these tickets to go fast. Sales begin on Tuesday May 21st.

In other concert music news, Lollapalooza has officially released its schedule for its 2013 festival season. The organizers behind the event revealed that there will be more than 100 different artists performing at the three day event. This Chicago festival will be taking place on August 2nd and will run through August 4th. According to the official line up for the event, artists will include Kendrick Lamar, Nine Inch Nails, The Killers, The Cure and more. Tickets are still on sale for the festival now.

Tons Of Bands

By David Jacobs | May 6th, 2013

This week Rodrigo y Gabriela, the famed Mexican guitar duo revealed that they will be hitting the road in a new summer time tour. The band will be touring around the West Coast in their tour called the “Area 52” tour. The duo will kick off their tour on May 12th in Napa, California at the Bottle Rock Festival. The band will then continue to tour around the country delivering audiences with performances of some of their biggest songs to date. The tour will keep the band on the road through August 3rd, where they will finish up their tour in Boston, MA. Tickets for the group’s shows are on sale and available to the public right now.

Another big announcement of the week came when TD Garden and Live Nation revealed that they would be hosting an event called Boston Strong: An Evening of Support and Celebration. The event will be help on Thursday May 30th at the TD Garden and is designed to benefit The One Fund Boston after the tragic events that took place at the Boston Marathon. The event will feature performances from bands like Aerosmith, Jason Aldean, Jimmy Buffett, Boston, Extreme, Dane Cook, New Kids on the Block and more. Tickets are on sale now.

Summer Fun

By David Jacobs | April 2nd, 2013

This week more information on one of the biggest musical events of the year, Lollapalooza, was released. It was revealed that the annual festival will be returning once again this year to Grant Park in Chicago from August 2nd-4th. The festival will have eight different stages of performers and once again will feature a massive line up of bands. This week the daily line ups for the event were revealed with top performers such as The Killers, Mumford and Sons, The Postal Service and more all making appearances at the event. As the festival plans for the event to sell out, they will be releasing 60,000 single day tickets for Wednesday April 3rd for the festival. Other tickets for the event, including passes will go on sale at the end of this week.