Monthly Archive: April 2018

Violent Femmes and Echo & The Bunnymen Team Up for Summer Tour

Without doubt, probably the greatest live show I’ve ever seen was Echo & The Bunnymen at the Metro in Chicago. *  Much to my excitement, they will be heading out on tour again this summer with the Violent Femmes for a co-headlining North American tour.  This 11 city tour will kick off July 12 in San Antonio, TX and will...

BTS-Bangtan Boys Announce 2018 World Tour

K-pop phenoms BTS just dropped the news that they will be heading out a major world tour!  This tour is in support of their latest album, ‘Love Yourself: Tear’ and the North American leg will kick off Sept. 5 in Los Angeles, CA and will wrap up Oct. 3 in Chicago, IL.  The BTS boys are mostly playing major arenas...

CHVRCHES Announce 2018 Love is Dead Tour

They’ve been huge on the radio airwaves for awhile, now Scottish synth pop group CHVRCHES have announced that they will be hitting the road in 2018 for a huge tour in support of their newest album, ‘Love Is Dead.’  The first leg of the tour will kick off in North America on Aug. 6 in Denver, CO and will wrap...

Janelle Monae Announces 2018 Dirt Computer Tour

A woman of many talents, Janelle Monae to pressing ‘pause’ on her acting career to get back in onto music and touring.  She will go on tour to support her new album, ‘Dirt Computer” and will kick off June 11 in Redmond, WA and will wrap up Aug. 4 in Atlanta, GA.  St. Beauty will join her on tour.  In...

Garbage Announces Version 2.0 20th Anniversary Tour

This one I’m totally pumped about! My absolute favorite 90’s alt. rock chick (sorry Dolores and Courtney) just announced that she will be hitting the road this fall!  Shirley Manson and her band Garbage will go out on tour to celebrate the 20th anniversary of their smash album, ‘Version 2.0’  (Related, OMG, I clearly remember the album coming out and...

Sir Sly Announces 2018 Summer Tour Schedule

For good reasons, indie rock band Sir Sly is currently getting more and more air play on the radios.  They are seriously good.  Now they have announced more 2018 tour dates for their upcoming tour in support of their new album, ‘Don’t You Worry, Honey.’  The tour kicks off June 6 in Grand Rapids, MI and will wrap up July...

Arctic Monkeys About to Drop New Album and Add Tour Dates

White hot rock band the Arctic Monkeys are about to release their highly anticipated new album, ‘Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino’ in a few weeks.  Prior to the release date, fans can check them out at record release shows in San Diego and Brooklyn, as well at a previously announced show at Hollywood Forever Cemetery in L.A. In addition to...

Buckcherry Announces Gen-X Tour with P.O.D., Lit and Alien Ant Farm

One of the hottest acts in the rock music genre right now, Buckcherry, just announced a massive new North American Tour.  The tour is dubbed the ‘Gen-X Tour’ and will kick off after performing at Milwaukee’s Summerfest on June 28 and wrapping up Aug. 31 in DuQuoin, IL.  They will also head to Hollywood, Baltimore, Calgary, Bonner Springs and Corpus...

Rufus Wainwright Announces 2018 All These Poses Anniversary Tour

Twenty years after his debut album, Grammy nominated Rufus Wainwright announced a new tour in celebration of that album.  The tour is dubbed the ‘All These Poses Anniversary Tour’ and will kick off Nov. 9 in Los Angeles, CA and will wrap Dec. 12 in Atlanta, GA.  He will also stop in San Francisco, Toronto, NYC and Boulder.  Before the...