Two bands that seem meant for each other, Violent Femmes and Echo & The Bunnymen, have announced they’ll team up for a North American co-headlining summer tour that will see the two bands play 16 shows in July and August.… Read the rest
On the Road Again
Boston is hitting the road, and they’re bringing Joan Jett & The Blackhearts along for the rock ‘n’ roll ride this summer!
The band’s “Hyper Space Tour,” which promises more than 50 gigs in total, kicks off April 14 in … Read the rest
Daryl Hall & John Oates and Tears for Fears are sowing the seeds of music! The 80s icons will co-headline a North American tour. The 29-date arena trek kicks off May 4th in Tulsa, Oklahoma and concludes July 28th in … Read the rest
John Mellencamp returns on April 28th with his 23rd full-length album, Sad Clowns and Hillbillies, and will tour this summer.
He’ll be joined by Carlene Carter, daughter of June Carter Cash and stepdaughter of Johnny Cash, who is featured … Read the rest
Tears for Fears have made a pair of announcements that will make fans sow the seeds of love. See what we did there?
Not only have they rescheduled a tour for the fall, but theyve also begun working on a … Read the rest
Okay, so most of these iconic artists had their glory days before the music video generation came of age. But the key work here is…
And we can’t remember the last time so many, ahem, icons were in the … Read the rest
If you’ve been putting off seeing the legendary Go-Go’s, you might want to get on that.
The rock legends will unite this summer for a month-long farewell tour. Four members of the band’s classic line-up singer Belinda Carlisle, guitarist … Read the rest
Bay Area! How’s this for the ultimate hometown show?
Journey, Santana, Steve Miller Band, The Doobie Brothers and a special guest are coming to AT&T Park on September 4th! The show is being billed as San Francisco Fest 2016 on … Read the rest
Def Leppard, REO Speedwagon and Tesla will tour together, kicking off May 1st and continuing through October. The three venerable rock acts will hang tight through most of the tour but Styx will make the occasional appearance as well.
The … Read the rest
The iconic new wave band was announced the large-scale A Very British Synthesizer Group Tour 2016 to coincide with the release of the similarly-titled album, due in September. The collection is said to be … Read the rest
Legendary pop-soul duo Daryl Hall and John Oates have announced their 2016 summer tour – and enlisted Gene (Fred Armisen) and Clark (Bill Hader) from soft rocks seminal band, The Blue Jean Committee, to create a special video. (Side note: … Read the rest
Lost 80s Live will once again rock the Mandalay Beach Arena in Las Vegas, NV. The date is Saturday September 10th, 2016 at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino.
There will be more acts added, but these are the first six … Read the rest
Barenaked Ladies are once again taking their boisterous live shows to audiences nationwide this summer announcing Last Summer on Earth 2016 featuring special guests OMD and Howard Jones. The tour begins on June 3rd in Minneapolis, MN at The … Read the rest
Seems hard to believe but it was indeed 30 years ago that guitar God Joe Satriani first came across our radars. Back then he released what was called a “C.D. (or compact disc”) and he even had glorious, flowing metal … Read the rest
The restaurants surrounding AT&T Park were packed to the gills as people pre-gamed before the Billy Joel concert in San Francisco on Saturday, September 5. I know this because upon arriving in The City at 6:00 pm in order to … Read the rest