Tagged: Billboard

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...

Pitbull and Enrique Iglesias Announce Joint Tour with CNCO

A Latin explosion concert announcement!  Two of the hottest Latin men just announced a joint 16-date tour across North American.  Enrique Iglesias and Pitbul will be heading out on the road together starting June 3 in Chicago, IL and will wrap up July 6 in Toronto, ON.  The duo will also travel to Los Angeles, Dallas, Miami, Atlanta, Detroit, NYC...

The Band Perry Announces Set of Intimate Shows

I’m going to generalize and be a bit sexist for a moment.  I truly feel like most of the leading men of country music all sound exactly the same.  They sing about all the same stuff; drinking, pick up trucks and girls with summer kissed lips.  I’m looking at you, Blake Shelton, Luke Bryan and Dustin Lynch.   I find...

John Legend Announces Darkness and Light Tour

One half of the cutest couple to rule social media just announced a huge new North American tour.  Grammy award winning R&B singer John Legend, a.k.a.  Mr. Chrissy Tiegan, will be heading out on the road to support his newest album, “Darkness and Light” kicking off May 12 in Miami, FL and wrapping up June 27 in NYC, NY.  Some...

Lady Gaga Announces 2017 Joanne Tour

After last night’s mega-successful Superbowl halftime show, Lady Gaga dropped the news that she will be bringing her “Joanne” tour on the road to much bigger venues.  She spent much of 2016 touring small dive bars in support of her latest album.  This new tour will have 48 dates kicking off Aug. 1 in Vancouver, BC and will wrap up...

Dave Matthews and Tim Reynolds Announce Spring/Summer Tour Schedule

Well, the warmer months are almost upon us (almost….), so it can only mean one thing.  It’s almost Dave Matthews season!  Surprise, not surprise, the perennial jam band fixture will hit the road again this spring and summer with Tim Reynolds for a 16-date acoustic tour across America.  When the European leg finishes up, Dave and Tim will head stateside...

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...