Kendrick Lamar Announces European Leg of His DAMN. Tour

16th October 2017 | Category: Concerts

Here comes huge news for the British fans of Kendrick Lamar’s music since he hasn’t toured in the UK since 2013.

Kendrick Lamar has finally announced his UK and Europe dates for his DAMN. Tour. After lighting up stages on North American run of his tour since July 12 in Glendale, Arizona to September 2 in Miami, Florida, he decided to keep his DAMN. Tour on the road.  You can purchase the tickets here.

Just last week, this American rapper and songwriter, announced on his Instagram account, that he will be hitting the road again in 2018, together with James Blake as an opening act. European leg will kick off on February 7 2018, in Dublin and continue in Manchester, London, Paris, Amsterdam, Oslo, Copenhagen and more before it ends in Berlin on March 6 2018. This leg will have 15 dates in total. The tour is produced by Live Nation and is in support of Lamar’s fourth studio album DAMN.

In the last two years, Lamar released two albums and won seven Grammys. His latest album was released in April this year and his singles “The Heart Part 4” and “Humble” have instantly become a success. Rihanna, U2 and Zacari have guest appearances on the album that quickly went platinum. It marked his third number one album on the Billboard 200 chart. The Rolling Stone magazine described the album as a combination of “the old school and the next-level”.

Lamar’s greatest influences are Eminem, Jay-Z, Tupac Shakur and Snoop Dog but he definitely has his own style and brings something fresh to the rap music. His albums are concept albums and he is a master of story-telling.  Each of his albums incorporates a strong message and The New York Times has labeled him a technical rapper and his music interior and complex. In addition to his concert tour, he also promoted his album at festivals Coachella, Quebec City Summer Festival and Rolling Loud this summer.

Tickets for Kendrick Lamar’s European tour can be bought here.

The DAMN. Tour

Show Dates and Time: Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Show Location: The SSE Arena, London, Greater London

Show Duration: around hour and a half

Age Restriction: All ages. Under 18 must be accompanied by an adult

iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour Lineup Announced

11th October 2017 | Category: Concerts

As the holidays and our favorite part of the year approach, iHeartRadio stations across the county announced the lineup for its annual Jingle Ball concerts presented by Capital One.

The radio conglomerate announced its nationwide lineup consisting of one of the most talented and most famous artists such as Ed Sheeran, Taylor Swift, The Chainsmokers, Niall Horan, Liam Payne, Demi Lovato, Kesha, Zedd, Charlie Puth and many more. In total, 12 cities will host the Jingle Ball concerts this year and with the variety of artists performing, every city is bound to become a huge party.

The first concert is scheduled for November 28 in Dallas and the last one in Miami on December 17 after hitting the cities San Francisco, Los Angeles, Minneapolis, Philadelphia, New York City, Boston, Washington, Chicago, Atlanta and Tampa.

The Jingle Ball has come far and became a staple of holiday season since Elvis Duran, New York’s TV morning show personality came up with this concept 20 years ago.

This holiday show concept was firstly headlined by Billy Idol and today, they continue the trend of bringing the most influential artists to participate. The event went from nightclubs to arenas and now tickets are sold out in minutes while back in the days, Duran and his team begged people to come. The quality is definitely recognized by the audience over the years. This is definitely one of the most anticipated events of the year and it will bring joy of the season to fans nationwide.

The 2017 iHeartRadio Jingle Ball returns to the Air Canada Centre in Toronto on December 9. Join us for an exciting night, buy your tickets here and enjoy the performances of Kelly Clarkson, Fifth Harmony, Backstreet Boys, Fergie, Cardi B, Noah Cyrus, Rai Mae, Jessie Reyes and many more yet to be announced.

iHeartRadio Jingle Ball

Show Date and Time: Saturday, December 9 2017, 6pm

Show Location: Air Canada Centre, Toronto, Ontario

Age Restriction: There is no age restriction placed on his show

Britney Spears Will Continue Her Las Vegas Residency Show Despite Mass Shooting

9th October 2017 | Category: Concerts

The mass shooting on October 1, at the Route 91 Festival in Las Vegas, left 58 people dead, 500 injured and the whole city in fear and grief.

While many shows have been cancelled or postponed in the wake of the recent events, Britney Spears announced on her Twitter account on Thursday evening that she will return to her Las Vegas residency on October 11, continue her shows as planned and that she is certain hope will overcome fear.

“We’ll get through this together,” she tweeted. “See you Wednesday #VegasStrong.”

All of you, who are keen to support the singer and the victims, can buy your tickets here.

Dates for the “Britney Spears: Piece of Me” continue at Planet Hollywood in October and November and will end with five more dates in December with a grand finale on New Year’s Eve.

Unfortunately, the pop singer had previous experience with concert incidents and has a more than average cause for caution since back in August, a fan rushed onstage with unknown motives while she was performing her 1999 hit “Crazy”. Security guards blocked Spears and escorted her off stage and everything had finished quickly without anyone being injured.

The pop icon has performed “Britney Spears: Piece Of Me” show in Las Vegas 50 times per year since the show premiered in 2013. She has been performing all her infectious dance songs over the 15-year-career as well as the new tracks from her ninth 2016 album “Glory”. Her performances are intense and electrifying.

Whether she is flying across stage or singing in a ring of fire you will definitely enjoy her performance. The show is action-packed from the beginning till the end. The venue has the largest indoor projection screen, state-of-the-art-light and sound effects that provide a pulsating nightclub-like theatrical experience.

Britney Spears is regarded as the best-selling female artist of the first decade of the 21st century. With all her albums certified Platinum and over 100 million records sold worldwide, she is definitely worth your time.

Britney is back and better than ever so don’t miss the opportunity to revive your favorite Britney songs and buy your tickets now.

Britney Spears: Piece of Me

Show Date and Time: Saturday, October 14, 9pm

Show Location: The Axis at Planet Hollywood, Las Vegas, Nevada

Pink Announces Beautiful Trauma Tour

6th October 2017 | Category: Concerts

Pink is definitely getting this party started since she announced a short documentary, a world tour and a new single in the last 48 hours.

The rock singer announced her “Beautiful Drama Tour” that will kick off in Phoenix on March 1, 2018 in support of her seventh album. This 40-date tour will travel all over North America hitting the cities like Chicago, Toronto, Orlando and Houston, and comes to a grand finale with a concert in Los Angeles on June 2, 2018. Judging by her VMA’s performance, we can only expect over-the-top production.

Don’t miss out this spectacle and buy the tickets here.

The tour is produced by Live Nation and Bleachers is coming along as the supporting act for some dates in March and April. Jack Antonoff, Bleachers frontman, collaborated with Pink on Beautiful Trauma title track that came out last week. This is her first tour after “The Truth About Love” tour back in 2014.

Wednesday night, Pink tweeted one-minute teaser trailer to the Apple Music Documentary about the recording of her anticipated seventh studio album “Beautiful Drama” coming out on October 13. It portrays the Grammy-award singer, wearing a shirt with Kurt Cobain smoking, enjoying a glass of wine and describing how she juggles between writing and recording the songs and being a mom.

She also dropped out the third single from her upcoming album “Whatever you want” that instantly became a hit worldwide following “Beautiful Trauma” and “What About Us”. We simply can’t wait the album to come out.

With over 47 million sold albums worldwide and her strong signature vocals and acrobatic performances, we can only let our imagination loose on what to expect of her in the spring. We can only wait and see and enjoy the ride.

Tickets for all venues for the upcoming 2018 tour can be purchased here.

Beautiful Trauma Tour

Show Date and Time: Thursday, March 1, 2018, 7:30pm

Show Location: Talking Stick Resort Arena, Phoenix, Arizona

Show Duration: to be determined


Paul McCartney Rocks on His One on One Tour

28th September 2017 | Category: Concerts

Paul McCartney has just rocked out his epic 8-date, 4-venue New York Run in September as part of his historic tour and reviews couldn’t be any better. Don’t miss to enjoy the music of this famous performer and buy your tickets here.

Paul McCartney is currently on the road with his world-wide “On on One” tour. The tour began in Fresno, U.S. on April 13 and is scheduled to end on December 16 in Auckland, New Zealand. Concerts are divided in ten legs consisting 49 shows in North America, 8 in South America, 10 in Europe, 4 in Asia and 7 in Oceania.

Paul managed to pack the best of his legendary sex-decade-career into his “One On One” tour, performing 40 songs for three hours and rolling through the memories playing both Beatles and Wings hits. He tried to describe the title of the tour:

“When I do the show, I feel like I’m kind of talking to someone like me in the audience, even though you’re at the back of the hall, we try and bring the intimacy to you. It’s me, one-on-one, with every member of the audience”.

He mixed it up a little bit with a 1980 synth-pop oddity “Temporary Secretary” and “FourFiveSeconds”, his collaboration with Kanye West and Rihanna. He also pays tribute to Jimi Hendrix with an instrumental guitar jam of “Foxy Lady.”

LeRoy Bennet, legendary production and lighting designer, gave its best to create experiential elements for this tour with semitransparent LED screens adding depth and a 3-dimensional feel for the audience. For selected acoustic sets, Bennet created original animations and video content and hundreds of lights while Paul is suspended in the air above the audience to celebrate the 50th anniversary of “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band” release.

He also created “Bayou Shack” section in the middle of the show that creates an illusion as if you are in the House of Blues instead in a large arena. This is definitely a spectacle not only for our ears but also for our eyes.

Berry Marshall from the Marshall Arts Team promoting McCartney explained how Paul always comes up with great ideas and loves to try different things to surprise the audience.

“His concerts provide a special escape from the pressures of life and, in my experience, it’s a musical journey which transcends all generations, and sees everyone who leaves each concert feeling joy, which endures long after the last notes are played.”

No matter what style of music he plays, this 75-year-old artist is the man who enjoys where he has been in life and looking forward to where he is headed.

Tickets for all the concerts can be found here.

One on One Tour

Show Date and Time: Friday, October 13

Show Location: Estadio Beira-Rio-Porto Alegre, Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul

Show Duration: three hours