Tagged: 2017

Top Events Happening in May

Whether you are a music, sports, theater or comedy fan, there are a number of upcoming events this month that you should know about. The top upcoming concert announcement is definitely Harry Styles, formerly of One Direction, who just announced his very first solo tour.  The tour will take place later this fall.  Tickets officially going on sale on Friday, May...

Kendrick Lamar Announces ‘DAMN’ Tour

There are few bigger rappers out there right now than Kendrick Lamar.  Now the Compton artist has announced a giant new 2017 tour this summer in support of his latest album, “DAMN.”  This is a 17 date tour and will kick off on July 12 in Phoenix, AZ and will wrap up Aug. 6 in Los Angeles, CA.  Lamar will...

Living Legend Loretta Lynn Announces ‘Wouldn’t It Be Great’ Tour

Sometimes you just know a legend is still living.  If a person has an option to see a living legend perform live, for the love of all that is holy, GO!  Legendary country singer Loretta Lynn is still up and kicking and has just announced a new tour to support her NEW album, “Wouldn’t It Be Great.”  Go. Now.  The...

Gorillaz Planning Comeback with Humanz Tour

It’s been awhile, but the Gorillaz are back!  The British virtual band (wuh?) announced that they will be heading out on the road this summer in support of their newest album, “Humanz.” The tour will kick off on July 8 in Chicago, IL and will wrap up Oct. 11 in Duluth, GA.  Some of the other stops along he way...

Alt-J Plans Extensive’Relaxer’ Summer Tour

I think it goes without saying that Alt-J has had a pretty epic past couple years.  Now the indie rock band from England have announced a huge tour in support of their latest album, “Relaxer.”  Their tour officially kicks off in Europe, then will head state side for some festival appearances including Panorama and Lollapalooza, then kick off their headlining...

Gov’t Mule Announces The Tel-Star Sessions Tour

This is a fun one!  Southern jam band Gov’t Mule just announced a new tour this summer in support of their latest album, “The Tel-Star Sessions.”  There will be 13 stops on this tour kicking off Aug. 1 in Augusta, GA and will wrap up Aug. 18 in Papillion, NE.  Other stops include Charlotte, Atlanta, Boston, Pittsburgh and Indianapolis.  Special...

Willie Nelson Announces Outlaw Music Festival Tour

Few living musicians are as iconic as Willie Nelson.  He has been busy creating music, touring, being an activist and acting in over 30 films since his start in the early 70’s.   Now the legend will be taking his Outlaw Music Festival on tour this summer with a number of special guests.  This will be a 6-city tour in July...

2017 Ravinia Festival Line Up

It’s almost spring/summer in Chicagoland and a few things everyone must do before summer ends: go to a Cubs game, hang out at the lakefront, grab a drink in a beer garden on a Saturday afternoon and pack a picnic for a day at Ravinia Festival.  Ravinia Festival is the oldest outdoor festival in the United States and takes place...

Foster the People Planning Tour in Support of Upcoming Album

Breaking news!  Foster the People will be heading out on a major tour this year.  This tour will be in support of new album coming out later this year The 19-city tour will kick off on May 26 in San Diego, CA and will wrap up Aug. 1 in Memphis, TN.  Other stops include Las Vegas, Dallas, Pittsburgh and Nashville. ...