Tagged: 2018

Austin City Limits Announces 2018 Line Up Feat. Paul McCartney, Metallica, Arctic Monkeys, Childish Gambino and more

Since getting it’s start back in 2002, Austin City Limits Festival has slowly climbed to one of the most well known and respected music festivals.  It includes eight stages with musical groups from genres ranging from rock to indie to country to folk to EDM.  About 450,000 people attend each year. Just this week, the 2018 Austin City Limits Festival...

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...

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...

System of a Down Announces Brief October Tour

Oh, great news!  System of a Down has taken a little break from being on the road, but now they’re ready to get back at it.  They just announced that they will be headlining a brief tour this October.  This will only be a four date tour kicking off on Oct. 13 in San Bernadino, CA and then heading to...

311 and The Offspring Announced 2018 Co-Headlining Tour

My favorite!  90’s alt. rock co-headlining tour announcement!  Icons of the 90’s and early 00’s, 311 and The Offspring just dropped the news that they’ll be hitting the road together this summer for a HUGE 29 city North American tour.  The tour is dubbed  the ‘Never-Ending Summer Tour’ and will kick off July 25 in Mountain View, CA and will...

Lea Michele and Darren Criss Reuniting for 2018 LM/DC Tour

It’s a Glee reunion!  Lea Michele and Darren Criss are getting back together for a brief North American tour this summer.  The tour is dubbed the ‘LM/DC Tour’ and will kick off May 30 in Nashville, TN and will wrap up June 10 in Toronto, ON.  The duo will also head to  Cincinnati, Pittsburgh, Indianapolis, Columbus and Newark.  Criss has...

Kid Rock Announces 2018 The Red Blooded Rock N Roll Redneck Extravaganza Tour

Hot on the heels of the tour announcement by other conservative rocker, Ted Nugent, now Kid Rock has announced his own major headlining tour across the U.S.  This tour is in support of his newest album, ‘Sweet Southern Sugar’ and is dubbed the ‘The Red Blooded Rock N Roll Redneck Extravaganza’ and will kick off Aug. 3 in Bangor, ME...