Tagged: Billboard

Korean Boy Bands to Watch: BTS-Bangtan Boys and Got7

There are two Korean boy bands that are starting to make waves in the U.S. The first is the BTS, a.k.a. Bangtan Boys.  The seven member group got their start back in 2013 in South Korea with their first album, “2 Cool 4 Skool.”  Included on that album was the hit “No More Dream” which earned the group a few...

Dead & Company Announces 2017 Summer Tour Dates

It’s a summer tradition going back over 40 years.  The surviving members of the Grateful Dead plus John Mayer will be heading out on the road the summer of 2017 at the Dead & Company.  Bob Weir, Mickey Heart and Bill Kreutzmann will kick off their summer tour on May 27 in the Las Vegas, NV and will wrap up...

James Taylor and Bonnie Raitt Plan 2017 Ballpark Tour

There’s a hot headlining tour that’s about to hit the tour circuit.  The legendary duo of James Taylor and Bonnie Raitt will be heading out on the road for a ballpark stadium tour.  Fans can check out the legendary pair for four shows including Nationals Park in Washington D.C. on July 14, Wrigley Field in Chicago on July 17, At&T...

Blake Shelton Announces If I’m Honest 2017 Tour

I think it would be totally reasonable to say that I think Blake Shelton is the current, reigning king of country music.  He is every where; on TV with his show The Voice, in the studio creating his newest album, “If I’m Honest” and heading out on the road again.  This is a smallish tour for Blake, a mere 13...

Bruno Mars Announces Massive 24k Magic Tour

Truthfully, pop music is not my genre, however, Bruno Mars is my most favorite of the pop world.  I think he’s so talented and so much fun.  He’s also a tireless entertainer, and 2017 is shaping up to be no different.  Now the singer-songwriter has announced a new 85-date tour.  85.  85 dates.  All in support of his newest album,...

Kings of Leon Announce WALLS 2017 Tour

If you have ever wondered what it is to have your sex on fire (sounds painful to me!) you might want to check out a new show from Kings of Leon.  They are headed out on tour this January.  This tour is in support of their newest album, “WALLS” and will kick off Jan. 12 for ten shows starting in...

Miranda Lambert Heading Back on Road in 2017 for Highway Vagabond Tour

It is, without doubt, that Miranda Lambert is the most successful, current, female country singer on tour.  She rivals many of her male counterparts on tour frequency and length.  So, this should come of no surprise to you that the fiery singer has announced another huge tour happening in 2017!  Miranda recently wrapped up her Keeper of the Flame Tour...

Aesop Rock Hits the Road Once More in 2016 for Hey Kirby Tour

One of the hottest names in the game currently, Aesop Rock, just announced a lengthy North American tour later this year.  The Indie-rapper will be kicking off his “Hey Kirby Tour” this Nov. 25 in Eugene, OR and will wrap up Jan. 29 in Toronto, ON.  In total, there will be 36 cities visited including  Salt Lake City, St. Louis,...

The Lumineers Plot Massive 2017 Cleopatra Tour

Oh, Oh-Phelia.  The Lumineers are getting ready for a huge 2017 tour!  They’re one of my most favorite current bands.  The new tour is dubbed the Cleopatra tour and will kick off on Jan. 17 in Omaha, NE and will wrap up March 31 in Edmonton, AB.  Some of the other stops along the way include St. Louis, NYC, New...

Lee Brice and Justin Moore Plan American Made Tour

Those country singers sure know how to put on a tour!  The latest co-headlining tour announcement comes from Lee Brice and Justin Moore.  The duo just announced that they will be heading out on the road for 22 dates in early 2017.  Their tour is dubbed the “American Made” tour and will kick off on Jan. 12 in Indianapolis, IN...