Sensations in their home of France, La Femme combines surf rock with psychedelic pop to take you on a melodic experience. It’s always a treat when they take time to visit the United States. From Boston to San Francisco, they will be performing songs from their new album, like fan favorites, “Cool Colorado” and “Nouvelle-Orleans” . With tickets ranging from $20 – $40 , this experience is worth being a part of!
Billie Eilish’s “Happier Than Ever Tour”- Thru July 2
Record breaker, Billie Eilish will begin her highly anticipated “Happily Than Ever Tour” . She will be performing fan favorites as well as as songs from her most recent album, “Happily Than Ever.” Tickets start at $87.
Kicking off April 2nd at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco, CA; the tour will visit more than 40 major cities across North America and Europe; including two-night runs at Radio City Music Hall in New York. Special guests Gracie Abrams (April 2 – 23); Holly Humberstone (April 26 – May 25) and Baby Queen (June 11 – July 7).
Hailing from the 90s, pop-punk band Bowling For Soup will be touring this summer from the UK to NYC. Best known for their hit singles , “Girl All The Bad Guys Want” and “High School Never Ends” fans old and new will be able to enjoy their classics. Tickets start at around $40.
Held every summer in Spain’s beautiful capital, Madrid, the Mad Cool Festival is a huge indie rock, indie pop, and Spanish rock event. With headliners like Metallica, twenty one pilots, and Florence + The Machine. Tickets starting at just $88.
Brooklyn AFROPUNK Festivals Returns with Huge Headliners
After three years of waiting, the majestic AFROPUNK Festival returns home: AFROPUNK Brooklyn makes its return since 2019. The event will host an incredible lineup and huge names to headline, as well.
As stated by the organisers of the event, AFROPUNK Festival is a “celebration of Black joy and a testament to the resilience of the Brooklyn community.” “It’s a celebration of life, music, food, and culture in the Black community.” For this reason, not only fans will be able to witness some of the best black artists around. In fact, they will also participate to activities organised by AFROPUNK. The festival will host the Spinthrift Market, a shop market full of talented makers, selectors and curators from the New York area. It will also host Bites ‘n Beats, a huge range of local food trucks and NYC chefs.
The long-awaited return of the Brooklyn event has finally arrived! And the headliners and performers didn’t disappoint. In fact, nothing less than The Roots and Burna Boy and more will sky-rocket the event in the new center of New York City.
AFROPUNK Festival includes multiple dates in three different cities. After the performances in Miami and Minneapolis, respectively on May 20-22 and June 18-19, the festival will now move to Brooklyn.
The show will take place in Commodore Barry Park in Brooklyn on September 10th and 11th. Nigerian singer Burna Boy and American rappers Isaiah Rashad and Freddie Gibbs will headline the first night.
As for the second one, singer-songwriter from New Orleans Lucky Daye and American rapper Earl Sweatshirt are set as the main names to perform. Moreover, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon’s official band, The Roots, will take part to the event as well. Fans will also see the performances of Tierra Whack, Adekunle Gold, SPINALL, Mick Jenkins, Fana Hues, BbyMutha, and many more.
Don’t lose the chance to partecipate to one of the most influential events of today’s music environment! Find your tickets here and more information on the official site of the festival.
Foo Fighters Announce Guests for Hawkins Tribute Concerts
Foo Fighters have announced the guest artists to play at the Taylor Hawkins Tribute Concerts, and each one is a showstopper!
From Miley Cyrus to Brian May
The Foo Fighters have announced the stellar guest artists who are set to perform at the Taylor Hawkins Tribute Concerts. After initially announcing the tribute concerts on June 8th, the Foo Fighters then released the first slew of guest artists on June 15th.
The concerts had lineups made of Miley Cyrus, Brian May, Mark Ronson, Alanis Morissette, Wolfgang Van Halen, Joan Jett, Pat Wilson, Gene Simmons, and more. Two days later, on the same day tickets went for sale, the alt rock band added to the pile. With names like Pink, Leann Rimes, Greg Kurstin, John Paul Jones, Nancy Wilson, and many others, the tribute concerts are looking to be true showstoppers.
Chevy Metal is going to make a special appearance at the Los Angeles concert. Dave Chappelle and Chris Rock will both make special appearances at the London concert. Check out the full lineups for both concerts below!
Welcome newly added guest artists to The Taylor Hawkins Tribute Concert in London! Tickets are on sale today at 9AM local time. https://t.co/F6EhPQQIUw
The Taylor Hawkins Tribute Concerts will benefit charities in both the US & UK chosen by the Hawkins family. Details to follow. pic.twitter.com/iVrKkSpC96
The London concert will be held on September 8th at the Wembley Stadium. The Kia Forum will host the Los Angeles concert on September 27th. Most of the guest artists are playing at both the London and Los Angeles concerts. This is a great treat for concertgoers who will only be at one of the two. It’s also doubly great for the lucky people who bought tickets for both.
The Foo Fighters have said that more guest artists are still to be announced. Fans and music lovers have more to look forward to! The Taylor Hawkins Tribute Concerts are sure to honor the late musician with everything they’ve got!
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Louis The Child, SG Lewis, Zeds Dead & More to Headline Holy Ship! Wrecked
The all-inclusive resort party Holy Ship! Wrecked returns in December this year and the official lineup has been announced.
Holy Ship! Wrecked is Back This December
Get ready, party people! The Riviera Maya is going to host some of the best DJs in the industry to bring an exclusive event. Over the past two editions, Holy Ship! Wrecked has brought the inimitable vibes of the oceanic festival excursion to land. Redefining itself once again as the destination event to watch.
This year, the party returns for four nights of luxury accommodations, untouched music curation, and immersive entertainment at Hard Rock Riviera Maya. The idyllic shores of Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula on December 13-17 will make for the most amazing festival setting. Above all, the lineup includes Chris Lake, Jai Wolf, Lane 8, Louis The Child, SG Lewis, Slander, Zeds Dead, Heidi Lawden, Jared Jackson, Wax Motif, and plenty more!
Amazing DJs Will Take the Stage
The musical journey of Holy Ship! Wrecked will transport fans from sunset to sunrise, flowing between six-stage environments from Heaven Beach to the Main Stage, poolside pop-ups to the Heaven Club, and two other late-night venues to keep the party going. Shipfam can expect all the extracurricular activities the event is famous for – DJ workshops; beach games, OG Party, and many more surprises captained by fan-favorite artists.
Resort amenities will take their headlining slot too. For instance, nine all-inclusive restaurants, complimentary craft cocktail & tequila bars, twenty-four-hour complimentary room service, waterpark, zipline, extreme sports, and fitness center, making this a truly worry-free, action-packed experience. Those looking for R&R can spend the day being pampered at the Spa and Salon or kicking back in their own private hot tub and balcony before getting back out on the dancefloor.
Holy Ship! Wrecked tickets start at a $99 downpayment per person for fans. Festival attendees also can take advantage of a five-month payment plan to make this event more affordable. For more info and to secure your cabin visit www.holyship.com.
ESSENCE Festival Of Culture with Nicki Minaj, Janet Jackson, and More
ESSENCE Festival of Culture Returns
The ESSENCE Festival of Culture returns after a two-year hiatus to New Orleans, Louisiana June 30th – July 3rd. The festival began in 1995 to celebrate the 25th anniversary of ESSENCE Magazine. Now, it has expanded into one of the biggest Black culture and music events in the United States. After a recess, due to the pandemic, the ESSENCE Music Festival is back, with plenty to do and see.
ESSENCE CEO Caroline Wanga says, “The Essence Festival of Culture is a staple that celebrates community and empowers equity. We are excited to welcome the family back live, to New Orleans.” This year, the family includes a star-studded headliner roster.
On Thursday, catch Kevin Hart performing his “Reality Check” comedy sketch with host Kenny Burns. Then, on Friday raps very own, Nicki Minaj, takes the main stage at Caesars Superdome to round out the first night of musical guests. On Saturday, you can catch legend Janet Jackson on the main stage, in one of her very rare live performances. Finally, on Saturday, New Edition closes out the four-days of fun happening throughout the city of New Orleans with his headlining set. Additional acts include: The Isely Brothers, The Roots & Friends, Summer Walker, Jazmine Sullivan, City Girls, WIZKID, and more!
Additionally, you can find more than just music at the ESSENCE Festival of Culture. Also to see and do is the ESSENCE Film Festival, Beauty Carnival, Food & Wine Festival, Tech Summit, Health Hub, and more. For the full list of activities, visit their website here.
Livestream the Event
Finally, if you can’t make it this year Hulu has you covered. The streaming service is the official livestreamer of the ESSENCE Festival of Culture. The programming will include select panel discussions and live musical performances. The livestream will go from July 1st through July 3rd, 7:00-11:59 pmCT.
Music Midtown, Atlanta’s annual music festival is back on September 17th and 18th! With acts My Chemical Romance, Fall Out Boy, Future, and Jack White headlining the event; this one’s sure to be a rockin’ year! Here’s what Live Nation President, Peter Conlon had to say about the event:
“Over twenty-five years strong, Music Midtown remains a monumental music festival that brings a diverse lineup of the biggest names in music year-after-year. While giving back to the city that I proudly call home. We could not have a better location than Piedmont Park and we look forward to an incredible weekend with you.”
Among this, Music Midtown will have local foods available that range wide enough to even accommodate vegans and those with gluten issues! So what are you waiting for? Tickets are available now at https://www.musicmidtown.com! Note that the pricing on these bad boys are quite hefty, but you only live once, right? As long as you’re safe monetarily and physically then more power to ya! Rock on and here’s to a great fall season!
For the entire act list, refer to the image below:
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