Tag Archives: Tour

Wye Oak Explore the Rigors of Tour Life and the Need for Mental Health Outreach for Musicians

Listen and subscribe via iTunes | Google Play | Stitcher | RSS Welcome back to another episode of This Must Be the Gig, the podcast that gives you an all-access pass to the world of live music! This week, host Lior Phillips chats with Jenn Wasner and Andy Stack of Wye Oak, from a hotel room studio at the Sled Island Music & Arts

Pearl Jam dedicate European tour kickoff to Anthony Bourdain: Watch

Pearl Jam is a class act. Listen to any number of bootlegs from the Seattle rockers and you’ll see that Eddie Vedder and the gang have their hearts in the right place. Well, traditions die hard, and last night, the band came out in a state of love and trust for their European tour kick

Beyoncé and JAY-Z kick off OTR II Tour in Wales: Setlist + Video

On The Run II is officially live. On Wednesday, Beyoncé and JAY-Z kicked off their second collaborative tour with a performance at Principality Stadium in Cardiff, Wales. If you had sparkly outfits, “’03 Bonnie and Clyde”, and “Drunk in Love” on your bingo card, you’re in good shape. If you had covers of DJ Khaled and Ed

Warren DeMartini Out? Ratt Announces First 2018 Tour Dates

Has Warren DeMartini parted ways with Ratt? The band has revealed tour dates for this year along with a press release in which the guitarist is conspicuous by his absence. Calling it a “new breed of Ratt,” the announcement boasts the participation of only lead singer Stephen Pearcy and bassist Juan Croucier, both of whom were

Gorillaz announce North American arena tour, Los Angeles Demon Dayz Festival

Gorillaz will return on June 29th with their new album, The Now Now. Band mastermind Damon Albarn described the Humanz follow-up as “a summer record,” but 2-D and co. will be extending the good times into fall when they head out on a North American tour this October. The short trek spans just seven dates, but each show is just as

Styx, Joan Jett and Tesla Tour: A Tale of the Tape

It’s a platinum triple-header, an arena-rock summer extravaganza: Styx, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts and Tesla, loading up an amphitheater near you with your fellow rock fans and the sounds of decades of FM radio classics. In one corner, you have the men who conjured a “Grand Illusion” and taught us what “Domo arigato” meant. In

Phil Mogg to Retire from UFO After 2019 Tour

UFO frontman and sole original member Phil Mogg announced his retirement from the veteran British band after their 50th anniversary tour next year, bringing with it the expectation that they’ll split as a result. He revealed he’d been considering the move for some time and described it as a “bittersweet” decision. “I’ve considered stepping down