Category: Concert News

Rage Against the Machine Announces Rescheduled Tour Dates

Tentatively dips toe back into tour announcements….Is it safe yet?  It seems like things are slooooooowly returning to normal.  Albeit with restrictions and precautions in place, but we are allowed to have fun again.  Hallelujah! So, without further ado, let’s start the announcements with a personal favorite of mine, Rage Against the Machine!  For the first time in over 11...

The Weeknd To Perform at Super Bowl on Feb. 7

It’s been announced that Canadian pop-rap star The Weeknd will perform at the Super Bowl in Tampa, FL this season.  It is an uphill battle as they face many challenges due to the pandemic restrictions. The NFL has scaled back its plans for the Super Bowl, on Feb. 7, due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Last month, the league indicated that...

2020 CMA Awards: The Drama and The Winners

So the 2020 CMA Awards took place Wednesday night November 11 and like everything else in 2020, they were….weird.  The CMA’s made it a point to publicize that it will be a drama-free event, but of course, this is 2020, and nothing is drama free anymore.   The awards show was accused of white-washing and snubbing artists in their Memorium reel...

Super Bowl LV Will Happen But at 20 Percent Capacity

It’s been announced that Super Bowl LV will take place with a crowd.  The downside is that according to a tweet by ESPN reporter Adam Schefter, that the stadium will only be at 20% capacity.  The game will take place Feb. 7 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, FL.  It has been previously announced that Florida’s Governor, Ron DeSantis, is...

2020 BET Hip Hop Award Winners

Last night the 15th annual BET Hip Hop Awards were held.  Throughout the ceremony, there were a ton of performances from acts like Lil Baby, Burna Boy, City Girls, Chris Martin (?), and tons more.  To curtail the length of the awards program and the number of people on-site,  only a handful of awards were presented during the broadcast.  A...

Are Drive-in Concerts the New Normal?

Time to get creative!  Obviously, this Coronavirus isn’t going anywhere and the entertainment industry is feeling the repercussions from it.  The live music industry is thinking outside the box and has come up with the brilliant idea for drive-in concerts.  This is an excellent alternate to crowded, indoor amphitheaters. It’s a shame all those drive-in theaters shut down previously to...

Brantley Gilbert Announces Reschedule Fire’t Up Tour in 2021

Southern rock musician Brantley Gilbert originally had a tour scheduled for 2020.  Like everyone else, he had to reschedule due to Covid-19.  He just released his rescheduled dates for his “Fire’t Up” Tour which supports his latest album, “Fire & Brimstone.” HIs tour will now kick off May 7 in Morrison, CO and will conclude Dec. 17, 2021 in Sioux...

Jay-Z’s ‘The Black Album’ has been mashed up with Smashing Pumpkins

2020 just got weirder, if that’s even possible.  Jay-Z‘s 2003 LP, “The Black Album” was just mashed up with a bunch of Smashing Pumpkins songs for a brand new album titled, “Marcy Projects and the Infinite Sadness.”  The album was produced by Spose, and uses Jay-Z’s vocals over Smashing Pumpkins instrumentals.  While the album title alludes to the SP 1995...

Follow up to 2020 Billboard Music Awards: Winners

The 2020 Billboard Music Awards took place last night.  The one true and clear winner was Post Malone who was not only the most nominated artist, but he was also the big winner, taking home nine awards in all including Top Artist, Top Male Artist, Top Streaming Artist and tons more.  Billie Eilish didn’t do too shabby either taking home...

2020 Billboard Music Awards Happen Tonight!

The 2020 Billboard Music Awards happen tonight exclusively on NBC, live from the Dolby Theater in Los Angeles. Kelly Clarkson returns for her second year as host, and as a performer. Tons of superstar acts will perform, including, BTS, Alicia Keys and Bad Bunny, Demi Lovato, Post Malone and plenty more!. Viewers can look forward to Clarkson opening the show...