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2013 Lollapalooza Lineup Revealed Featuring The Cure, Nine Inch Nails + More

With the three day event set for August 2-4 in Chicago’s Grant Park, the 2013 Lollapalooza lineup has been revealed and it features everyone from The Cure to Mumford & Sons.

Also on the bill: The Killers, Nine Inch Nails, Phoenix, The Postal Service, Vampire Weekend, New Order, Queens of the Stone Age, The Lumineers, The National, Kendrick Lamar, Eric Church, Ellie Goulding, Thievery Corporation, Grizzly Bear, Lana Del Ray, Band of Horses, Hot Chip, Azealia Banks, Local Natives, and Two Door Cinema Club.

Lollapalooza three-day passes sold out on March 26th within three hours of going on sale. A limited number of Single Day Passes will be available this Wednesday, April 3, at 10am CST. VIP and Platinum Passes, as well as Travel Packages, are available now at lollapalooza.com 

Andrew W.K. Reveals “The Human Party Machine” Solo Tour Run

March 19, 2013 by  
Filed under Daily Music News, Tour Dates & News

160Andrew W.K. has revealed plans for his first-ever American solo tour, The Human Party Machine. During this spring/summer trek, W.K. will be bringing just a microphone, a keyboard, and as the press release states his “will to survive” as he brings his party to intimate club and bar settings across the country.

“W.K. talked about what’s in store: “I’’m truly excited and also terrified by what will happen at these shows,”” proclaims W.K. ““It’s designed for maximum chaos and to put us as close to the abyss as possible. But we’re going to survive and thrive, because we’ll be in it together, arm-in-arm and heart-to-heart, becoming a human party machine made of blood, love, and courage. Get your friends together and let’s fucking do this!””
The shows will find W.K. performing his fan-favorite party anthems, including “’Party Hard,’” “’We Want Fun,’” “’Long Live The Party,”’ ‘“I Get Wet,’” “’You Will Remember Tonight’,” and more.

The Human Party Machine solo tour marks his first nationwide trek since last year’s I Get Wet 10th Anniversary world tour.

Andrew W.K.’s The Human Party Machine Tour Dates:
4/ 13 – Toledo, OH – Frankie’s Inner City
4/ 14 – Hamilton, ON – Club Absinthe
4/ 15 – Buffalo, NY – SoundLab
4/ 17 – Portland, ME – Studio 250
4/ 18 – Providence, RI – PVD Social Club
4/ 19 – Hartford, CT – Arch St Tavern
4/ 20 – Syracuse, NY – The Lost Horizon
5/ 18 – Freehold, NJ – iPlay America (Skate And Surf Festival)
5/ 19 – Pittsburgh, PA – The Altar Bar
5/ 22 – St. Louis, MO – The Firebird
5/ 23 – Des Moines, IA – Vaudeville Mews
5/ 24 – Joliet, IL – Mojoes
5/ 25 – Howell, MI – Harltand Performing Arts Center
5/ 26 – Covington, KY – Madison Theater
5/ 28 – Johnson City, TN – The Hideaway
5/ 29 – Douglasville, GA – The Seven Venue
5/ 30 – Mobile, AL – Alabama Music Box
5/ 31 – Tampa, FL – The Orpheum
6/ 01 – Jacksonville, FL – Roc Bar
6/ 02 – Wilmington, NC – The Soapbox
6/ 04 – Greensboro, NC – Greene St Club
6/ 05 – Virginia Beach, VA – Shakas
6/ 06 – Richmond, VA – Kingdom
6/ 07 – Springfield, VA – Empire

Billy Idol Reveals Summer Tour Dates

March 18, 2013 by  
Filed under Daily Music News, Tour Dates & News

Billy Idol has revealed that he and his band will be hitting the road in the US this summer.

The full list of tour dates can be seen below.

The BillyIdol.net presales for most shows begin tomorrow, Tuesday March 19 and many shows go on sale to the general public beginning Friday March 22.

Billy Idol Tour Dates:
24 May Pechanga Resort and Casino Temecula, CA
25 May The Pearl at the Palms Las Vegas NV 
26 May The Mountain Winery Saratoga CA 
31 May Capitol Theatre Port Chester NY 
1 Jun MGM Grand Theater at Foxwoods Mashantucket CT 
2 Jun Hampton Beach Casino Ballroom Hampton Beach NH 
4 Jun Artpark Lewiston NY 
6 Jun Casino Rama Rama Ontario 
8 Jun House Of Blues Atlantic City NJ 
9 Jun Sands Bethlehem Event Center Bethlehem PA 
11 Jun Tabernacle Atlanta Georgia 
12 Jun St. Augustine Amphitheatre St Augustine FL 
14 Jun Venue TBD Cincinnati OH 
15 Jun Bonnaroo Manchester TN 
18 Jun Ruth Eckerd Hall Clearwater FL 
20 Jun Wolf Trap Filene Center Vienna VA 
21 Jun Harrah’s Cherokee Cherokee NC 
22 Jun Horseshoe Casino Elizabeth IN 
24 Jun Lucky Star Casino Concho OK 
25 Jun Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Catoosa OK

Matchbox Twenty & Goo Goo Dolls Team Up For Co-Headlining Summer Tour Run

March 18, 2013 by  
Filed under Daily Music News, Tour Dates & News

Matchbox Twenty and Goo Goo Dolls have announced plans for a co-headlining tour throughout North America this summer.

The tour will kick off on June 25th at the Verizon Wireless Arena in Manchester, NH and run throughout August. Check out all the dates below.

Matchbox Twenty fan club pre-sale tickets will be available beginning March 20th at www.matchboxtwenty.com.

Goo Goo Doll fans will be able to pre-order the band’s new album, Magnetic, and also gain access to pre-sale tickets via www.googoodolls.com.

Public on-sale for select dates of the tour begins March 23rd. Additionally, Matchbox Twenty will be teaming up with Tickets-for-Charity to offer fans some of the best seats in the house to benefit City of Hope. These tickets will be available exclusively at www.ticketsforcharity.com.

Matchbox Twenty & Goo Goo Dolls Co-Headlining Tour Dates:

JUNE        
25   Manchester, NH   Verizon Wireless Arena
26   Saratoga Springs, NY   Saratoga Performing Arts Center
27   Toronto, ON   Molson Canadian Amphitheatre
29   Pittsburgh, PA   First Niagara Pavilion
30   Cincinnati, OH   Riverbend Music Center
         
JULY        
2   Highland Park, IL   Ravinia Festival
3   Highland Park, IL   Ravinia Festival
6   Clarkston, MI   DTE Energy Music Theatre
7   Indianapolis, IN   Klipsch Music Center
9   Maryland Heights, MO   Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
10   Moline, IL   i Wireless Center
12   Kansas City, MO   Sprint Center
15   Englewood, CO   Fiddler’s Green Amphitheatre
17   Universal City, CA   Gibson Amphitheatre
20   Irvine, CA   Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
21   Paso Robles, CA   California Mid-State Fair
23   Concord, CA   Sleep Train Pavilion at Concord
30   The Woodlands, TX   Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
31   Dallas, TX   Gexa Energy Pavilion
         
AUGUST        
2   Pelham, AL   Oak Mountain Amphitheatre
3   Atlanta, GA   Aaron’s Amphitheater at Lakewood
4   Tampa, FL   1-800-Ask-Gary Amphitheatre
6   Charlotte, NC   Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
7   Raleigh, NC   Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion Walnut Creek
8   Virginia Beach, VA   Farm Bureau Live
10   Bristow, VA   Jiffy Lube Live
11   Camden, NJ   Susquehanna Bank Center
13   Uncasville, CT   Mohegan Sun Arena
14   Hershey, PA   The Star Pavilion
16   Holmdel, NJ   PNC Bank Arts Center
17   Wantagh, NY   Nikon Theatre at Jones Beach
18   Mansfield, MA   Comcast Center

Phish Reveal Summer Tour Dates

March 12, 2013 by  
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Phish will kick off their 2013 summer tour in New England with their  first-ever concert at Darling’s Waterfront Pavilion in Bangor, Maine on July 3, which will be followed by a three-night stand at Saratoga Performing Arts Center (July 5-7).

The trek will also include an evening at Toronto’s Molson Amphitheatre (July 9), marking the band’s first concert in Canada in nearly 13 years, and Phish’s first shows at Charter One Pavilion on Northerly Island(July 19-21), which is located on a 91-acre peninsula that juts into Lake Michigan and offers a stunning view of the Chicago skyline.

Check out all the dates below for the tours full routing.

An online ticket request period for the tour is currently underway at http://tickets.phish.com/. Tickets will go on sale to the general public beginning March 29 and 30. For details, visit http://phish.com.Ticket prices for each specific date on the tour will include a free MP3 download of the evening’s entire show (a fully mixed soundboard recording) that can be redeemed at www.LivePhish.com shortly after the band steps off stage.

Phish – 2013 Summer Tour Dates:
7/3 Bangor, ME Darling’s Waterfront Pavilion
7/5 Saratoga Springs, NY Saratoga Performing Arts Center
7/6 Saratoga Springs, NY Saratoga Performing Arts Center
7/7 Saratoga Springs, NY Saratoga Performing Arts Center
7/9 Toronto, ON Molson Amphitheatre
7/10 Holmdel, NJ PNC Bank Arts Center
7/12 Wantagh, NY Nikon at Jones Beach Theatre
7/13 Columbia, MD Merriweather Post Pavilion
7/14 Columbia, MD Merriweather Post Pavilion
7/16 Alpharetta, GA Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
7/17 Alpharetta, GA Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
7/19 Chicago, IL Charter One Pavilion on Northerly Island
7/20 Chicago, IL Charter One Pavilion on Northerly Island
7/21 Chicago, IL Charter One Pavilion on Northerly Island
7/26 George, WA The Gorge Amphitheatre
7/27 George, WA The Gorge Amphitheatre
7/30 Stateline, NV Lake Tahoe Harveys Outdoor Arena
7/31 Stateline, NV Lake Tahoe Harveys Outdoor Arena
8/2 San Francisco, CA Bill Graham Civic Auditorium
8/3 San Francisco, CA Bill Graham Civic Auditorium
8/4 San Francisco, CA Bill Graham Civic Auditorium
8/5 Los Angeles, CA Hollywood Bowl
8/30 Commerce City, CO Dick’s Sporting Goods Park
8/31 Commerce City, CO Dick’s Sporting Goods Park
9/1 Commerce City, CO Dick’s Sporting Goods Park

Device Announce Tour Dates

March 11, 2013 by  
Filed under Daily Music News, Tour Dates & News

Dave Draiman’s latest project Device has announced a series of US tour dates.

They will be kicking off a string of headline shows on April 10th in Mobile, AL and will be performing at several spring festivals. Gemini Syndrome and Nonpoint will support on select headline dates.

The tour dates will support the release of their self-titled debut album on April 9, 2013 via Warner Bros Records, which Draiman co-wrote and recorded with Geno Lenardo.

Upon finishing the writing and recording process, Draiman enlisted Evanescence drummer Will Hunt, and Dope and Rock of Ages guitarist Virus; the three comprise the touring incarnation of Device.

The album features guest artists like Serj Tankian (System of a Down), Tom Morello (Rage Against the Machine), Geezer Butler (Black Sabbath), Glenn Hughes (Deep Purple, Black Sabbath, Black Country Communion), M. Shadows (Avenged Sevenfold) and Lzzy Hale from Halestorm.

Device Tour Tates:
10-Apr – Mobile, AL – Soul Kitchen*
12-Apr – Ft. Lauderdale, FL – Culture Room*
13-Apr -Orlando, FL – Tinker Field – WJRR Earth Day Birth Day
14-Apr – Ft. Myers, FL – Fort Rock Festival
16-Apr – Destin, FL – Club LA**
17-Apr -Huntsville, AL -Sammy T’s**
20-Apr – Tyler, TX – Click’s**
21-Apr – Lubbock, TX – Lonestar Amphitheatre – KFMX Show
23-Apr – Dallas, TX – Trees**
25-Apr – Houston, TX – Scout Bar**
26-Apr – Beaumont, TX – The Gig**
28-Apr – Jacksonville, FL – Welcome to Rockville Festival
30-Apr – New Orleans, LA – House of Blues**
1-May – Little Rock, AR – Juanitas**
3-May – Atlanta, GA -Centerstage*
4-May – Rockingham, NC -Carolina Rebellion Festival

*with Gemini Syndrome
**with Gemini Syndrome and Nonpoint

Alabama Shakes Reveal Headlining NA Tour Run

March 11, 2013 by  
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Alabama Shakes have announced that they will kick off a North American headline tour on June 18 at LC Pavilion Outdoors in Columbus, OH.

The trek will include two nights at Los Angeles’ Hollywood Palladium (July 17 & 18). A ticket pre-sale begins Tuesday, March 12, at Noon ET/9 a.m. PT at http://alabamashakes.frontgatetickets.com/.

Tickets go on sale to the public on Friday and Saturday, March 15 and 16. For further details, visit www.alabamashakes.com.

Alabama Shakes Tour Dates (including previously announced dates):
March
12 – Dallas, TX @ Palladium Ballroom – SOLD OUT – with Michael Kiwanuka, Sam Doores and Riley Downing supporting
13 – Austin, TX @ Rodeo Austin – with Michael Kiwanuka, Sam Doores and Riley Downing supporting
15 – New Orleans, LA @ The Sugar Mill – SOLD OUT – with Michael Kiwanuka, Sam Doores and Riley Downing supporting
16 – Jackson, MS @ Hal + Mal’s Street Dance – with Michael Kiwanuka, Sam Doores and Riley Downing supporting
27 – Mexico City, Mexico @ Jose Cuervo Salon
30 – Sao Paulo, Brazil @ Lollapalooza Brazil
31 – Sao Paulo, Brazil @ Cine Joia

April
1 – Rio de Janeiro, Brazil @ Circo Voador
3 – Buenos Aires, Argentina @ Quilmes Rock 2013
6 – Santiago, Chile @ Lollapalooza Chile

May
10 – Napa, CA @ Bottle Rocket Music Festival

June
1 – Houston, TX @ Free Press Festival
2 – Morrison, CO @ Red Rocks Amphitheatre w/ Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros SOLD OUT
7 – Birmingham, AL @ Sloss Furnace – SOLD OUT
8 – Birmingham, AL @ Sloss Furnace – SOLD OUT
18 – Columbus, OH @ LC Pavilion – Outdoors
19 – Detroit, MI @ Royal Oak Music Theatre
20 – Toronto, ON @ Echo Beach
22 – Dover, DE @ Firefly Music Festival
23 – Port Chester, NY @ The Capitol Theatre
30 – London, UK @ Olympic Park/Hard Rock Calling w/Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band

July
13 – Louisville, KY @ Forecastle Festival
14 – Tulsa, OK @ Cain’s Ballroom-w/Fly Golden Eagle & Hurray For The Riff Raff supporting
15 – Albuquerque, NM @ Popejoy Hall-w/Fly Golden Eagle & Hurray For The Riff Raff supporting
17 – Los Angeles, CA @ Hollywood Palladium-w/Fly Golden Eagle & Hurray For The Riff Raff supporting
18 – Los Angeles, CA @ Hollywood Palladium-w/Fly Golden Eagle & Hurray For The Riff Raff supporting
19 – Las Vegas, NV @ The Pearl Theater-w/Fly Golden Eagle & Hurray For The Riff Raff supporting
21 – Alta, WY @ Targhee Festival
23 – Vancouver, BC @ Vogue Theatre
25 – Calgary, AB @ Calgary Folk Music Festival
26 – Edmonton, AB @ Interstellar Rodeo
28 – Minneapolis, MN @ Cabooze Outdoor Plaza

August
7 – Oslo, Norway @ OYA Festival
8 – Gothenburg, Sweden @ Way Out West
9 – Skanderborg, Denmark @ Skanderborg Festival
10 – Haldern, Germany @ Haldern Festival
13 – Barcelona, Spain @ Apollo
14 – Porto, Portugal @ Paredes Da Coura
18 – Hallendoorn, Holland @ Lowlands Festival

September

7 – Guthrie, OK @ Gentlemen of the Road w/Mumford & Sons – SOLD OUT

O.A.R. Reveal “Sounds of Summer Tour” Dates

O.A.R. has announced their 29-date Sounds of Summer Tour.

The summer tour includes performances at Citi Field, Merriweather Post Pavilion, PNC Bank Arts Center and a return to Red Rocks Amphitheater where the band recorded their live 2012 CD and DVD, Live on Red Rocks.

O.A.R. took time out of recording their eighth studio album to announce their Sounds of Summer Tour to fans via a video message. Check it out after the tour dates below.

O.A.R. – The Sounds of Summer Tour 2013

7-Jun – Norfolk, VA – Harborfest
20-Jun – St. Louis, MO – The Pageant**
21-Jun – Kansas City, MO – The Crossroads**
22-Jun – Morrison, CO – Red Rocks Amphitheatre**
25-Jun – St. Paul, MN – The Myth**
28-Jun – Chicago, IL – Charter One Pavilion**
29-Jun – Indianapolis, IN – Farm Bureau Insurance Lawn at White River State Park**
30-Jun – Rochester Hills, MI – Meadow Brook Music Festival**
1-Jul – Muskegon, MI – Coast West Music Festival**
5-Jul – TBA
6-Jul – Columbus, OH – LC Pavilion**
7-Jul – Cleveland, OH – Jacobs Pavilion at Nautica**
10-Jul – TBA
11-Jul – Pittsburgh, PA – Stage AE**
12-Jul – Cincinnati, OH – Riverbend Music Center++
13-Jul – Charlotte, NC – Time Warner Cable Uptown Amphitheatre**
16-Jul – Myrtle Beach, SC – House of Blues**
17-Jul – Charleston, SC – Family Circle Magazine Stadium**
19-Jul – Biloxi, MS – Hard Rock Hotel & Casino##
20-Jul – Atlanta, GA – The Tabernacle*
21-Jul – Raleigh, NC – The Red Hat Amphitheater**
25-Jul – Philadelphia, PA – Festival Pier at Penn’s Landing**
26-Jul – Wallingford, CT – Toyota Oakdale Theatre**
27-Jul – Boston, MA – Bank of America Pavilion**
28-Jul – Saratoga Springs, NY – Saratoga Performing Arts Center**
31-Jul – Chesterfield, VA – Pocahontas Live**
1-Aug – Columbia, MD – Merriweather Post Pavilion**
2-Aug – Flushing, NY – Citi Field ^^
3-Aug – Holmdel, NJ – PNC Bank Arts Center**

**With Andrew McMahon and Allen Stone
*With Andrew McMahon
++ With Dave Matthews Band
## An Evening With O.A.R.
^^ Post Game Concert

Motley Crue Add New U.S. Tour Dates

When the first three Motley Crue U.S. Tour dates were announced, fans were hoping for more, and here they are! Motley Crue recentlly added a few more dates to the list. The seven US dates begin on May 16th in Bangor, ME and will also be routing through Gilford, NH; Uncasville, CT; two shows in Bethlehem, PA; Atlantic City, NJ and one other to be announced. 

The CRÜE are currently rounding out eight shows in Australia with Kiss before heading out on their biggest headlining Canadian run ever with special guests, Big Wreck.

Check out all the dates below.

NEW MOTLEY CRUE TOUR DATES:

5.20.13 – Bethlehem, PA – Sands Bethlehem Event Center
5.21.13 – Bethlehem, PA – Sands Bethlehem Event Center
5.23.13 – Verona, NY – Turning Stone Resort Casino
5.25.13 – Atlantic City, NJ – Trump Taj Mahal

PREVIOUSLY ANNOUNCED TOUR DATES:
4.20.13 – Penticton, BC – South Okanagan Events Centre
4.22.13 – Victoria, BC – Save On Foods Memorial Centre
4.23.13 – Abbotsford, BC – Entertainment & Sports Centre
4.25.13 – Prince George, BC – CN Centre
4.26.13 – Dawson Creek, BC – EnCana Events Centre
4.28.13 – Edmonton, AB – Rexall Place
4.29.13 – Calgary, AB – Scotiabank Saddeldome
4.30.13 – Lethbridge, AB – ENMAX Centre
5.2.13 – Saskatoon, SK – Credit Union Centre
5.3.13 – Moose Jaw, SK – Mosaic Place
5.4.13 – Estevan, SK – Spectra Place
5.6.13 – Brandon, MB – Keystone Centre
5.7.13 – Winnipeg, MB – MTS Centre
5.9.13 – Sudbury, ON – Sudbury Arena
5.10.13 – Hamilton, ON – Copps Coliseum
5.11.13 – Oshawa, ON – General Motors Centre
5.13.13 – Montreal, PQ – Bell Centre
5.14.13 – Ottawa, ON – Scotiabank Place
5.16.13 – Bangor, ME – Bangor Waterfront
5.17.13 – Gilford, NH – Meadowbrook Pavilion
5.18.13 – Uncasville, CT – Mohegan Sun Arena
5.20.13 – Bethlehem, PA – Sands Bethlehem Event Center
5.21.13 – Bethlehem, PA – Sands Bethlehem Event Center
5.23.13 – Verona, NY – Turning Stone Resort Casino

Paramore Reveal Spring & Summer Tour Dates

With their new self-titled disc due out on April 9, Paramore has announced plans for a Spring tour run.

In addition, Paramore will be performing at SXSW on March 13 and have a few TV appearances scheduled including Jimy Kimmel Live! on April 11 and Conan on April 30.

Check out all of the newly announced tourdates below.

Paramore Tour Dates:
MARCH
13 Austin, TX SXSW – The Warner Sound Captured By Nikon

APRIL
25 Houston, TX Bayou Music Theatre
27 Frisco, TX 101.1 The Edge’s EDGEFEST
29 Phoenix, AZ Comerica Theatre

MAY
1 Los Angeles, CA Wiltern Theatre
3 Las Vegas, NV The Joint
4 San Francisco, CA Warfield Theatre
6 Salt Lake City, UT The Great Saltair
7 Denver, CO The Fillmore
9 Chicago, IL The Chicago Theatre
10 Detroit, MI The Fillmore
12 Camden, NJ Radio 104.5’s WRFF Festival
13 Toronto, ON Sound Academy
15 Boston, MA House of Blues
16 New York, NY Hammerstein Ballroom
18 Silver Spring, MD The Fillmore
20 Charlotte, NC The Fillmore
21 Atlanta, GA The Tabernacle

JUNE
5 Warsaw, Poland Impact Festival
7 Nurburg, Germany Rock Am Ring
8 Nuremburg, Germany Rock Im Park
10 Milan, Italy Alcatraz
11 Zurich, Switzerland Komplex
13 Luxembourg, Luxembourg Rockhal
14 Landgraaf, Netherlands Pinkpop Festival
16 Nickelsdorf, Austra Nova Rock
19 Prague, Czech Republic Lucerna
22 Hamburg, Germany Docks
24 Copenhagen, Denmark Vega
27 Borlange, Sweden Peace and Love Festival
29 Helsinki, Finland Rock The Beach Festival
30 Moscow, Russian Federation Park Live Festival

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