| Aug 1, 2011
| 1:55 PM
Kings of Leon canceled the remainder of their summer tour Monday, including an Aug. 26 concert at First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre inTinley Park, Ill.
A spokesman for promoter Live Nation said singer Caleb Followill is “suffering from vocal issues...
| Aug 24, 2011
| 7:28 PM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- The Los Angeles Board of Public Works voted Wednesday to deny permits to the Sunset Junction Street Festival -- a three-decade-old event -- which was slated to happen this weekend.
The five-member panel made the decision...
| Aug 26, 2011
| 5:29 PM
A wrongful death lawsuit has been filed in La Porte Circuit Court on behalf of the spouse of a woman killed when the stage collapsed at the Indiana State Fair. The case raises some controversial issues as the spouse suing is a female.
| Sep 20, 2011
| 8:23 AM
Another day, another Wale concert.
The Washington rapper, who just opened for Lupe Fiasco at Merriweather, and who'll perform at Morgan State's homecoming next month, announced a third regional date for this Fall.
He'll perform at the Fillmore Silver...
| Sep 23, 2011
| 8:47 AM
In Silver Spring, they've been waiting for it for a decade: a brand-new music venue smack in the middle of the arts district — a rock counterpart to the dignified AFI Silver Theatre and the brainy Discovery complex.
When the Fillmore Silver...
| Sep 25, 2011
| 7:51 PM
This week, Midnight Sun looked at the possible return of National Premium, and the obstacles it's got ahead. We also talked to regional promoters about the new Fillmore Silver Spring, and their concerns about having Live Nation as a competitor. We...
| Oct 11, 2011
| 5:00 AM
Here are your concert news for the week, including upcoming shows by Kid Rock, the Goo Goo Dolls, Drake, Ami Dang, Aimee Mann, and Lyle Lovett.
Kid Rock, who played Jiffy Lube Live in August with Sheryl Crow, announced Monday he's going on a tour of mid-...
| Oct 13, 2011
| 10:45 AM
It's a rapper prerogative to change his mind, I guess. Turns out that hip-hop rising star Drake won't play Hampton Coliseum on Nov. 16 as announced earlier this week. The show has been indefinitely postponed.
"Due to scheduling conflict, the Drake...
| Oct 13, 2011
| 11:50 AM
Madonna might perform at M&T Bank Stadium next year, according to an alleged tour itinerary that was posted earlier this week. A spokeswoman for Madonna has dismissed the rumor.
If confirmed, it would be the first concert at the stadium since U2's...
| Oct 17, 2011
| 11:57 AM
The third Baltimore Beer Week came to a close Sunday. Over 300 tastings, homebrewing competitions and lectures were squeezed into the event's 11 days, sending thousands of beer lovers to bars in the city and the county. How did this year's event...
| Oct 27, 2011
| 7:59 AM
For Katy Perry fans in West Michigan, it's letdown time once again.
The pop singer has cancelled her December 1 concert scheduled for Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids.
The show was actually a rescheduled date after Perry cancelled her original tour...