Archive for the ‘Concerts’ Category

Lana Del Rey plots "Endless Summer" run, taps Courtney Love for a few shows

Lana Del Rey will hit the road next summer behind “Ultraviolence,” welcoming Hole frontwoman Courtney Love for of those eight U.S. dates. More news: Lana Del Rey , Courtney Love , Hole

Ian McLagan of Faces and Small Faces dead at 69

Ian McLagan , an English keyboardist well known for his time in the Faces and Small Faces, passed away Wednesday (12/3) in an Austin, TX, hospital. More news: Ian McLagan , Faces , Rod Stewart

Bruce Springsteen, Chris Martin fronted U2 for World AIDS Day concert

With U2 frontman Bono on the mend after a bike accident last month, Bruce Springsteen and Coldplay’s Chris Martin helmed the remaining U2 band for the World AIDS Day concert Monday (12/1). More news: Carrie Underwood , Kanye West , Chris Martin , Bruce Springsteen , Bono , U2

Katy Perry to headline Super Bowl halftime show

Katy Perry has been tapped to perform the halftime the Pepsi Super Bowl XLIX Halftime Show early next year. More news: Katy Perry , Super Bowl

Suzanne Gordon Leaving GAC

Vice President of Programming for Great American Country Suzanne Gordon will be leaving at the end of the year to pursue other opportunities.   Gordon has over 30 years of experience in broadcasting, syndication and cable television and has overseen all of the original commissioned productions and acquisitions for the network. “I’ve had a great run the last eight years at GAC, and I am so proud of the many concerts, documentaries, red carpets and new artist specials we’ve produced,” she said.  “I’m grateful for the many long-lasting realtionships I have made, and although I have enjoyed working for such a strong national brand, I am exciting to be starting a new chapter in my career.” Her production and director credits include a variety of project including documentaries, talk shows, music specials for cable and syndication includign PBS, Opry Live, Film House, The Nashville Network and more. As of January 1 she can be reached at suzanne.gordon@comcast.net or 615-585-8800

Foo Fighters take "Sonic Highways" on global tour

Foo Fighters will follow up runs in South America, Australia and Europe with a North American trek beginning next spring, all in support of the just released “Sonic Highways.” More news: Foo Fighters

Bush to set out behind "Man On The Run"

Alt-rockers Bush will hit the road early next year for a headlining tour supporting their long-awaited new album, “Man On The Run.” More news: Bush

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