Posts Tagged ‘tour news’

Ed Sheeran Places First on Top Grossing Tours of 2018

by David Gagnon
According to an article released by Pollstar, which detailed the top 100 highest-grossing tours of 2018 so far, Ed Sheeran is currently dominating with a $213.9 million gross, setting the world record for ticket sales on the Mid-Year Worldwide Chart. It’s a 40% increase since Guns N’ Roses’ tour last year, which totaled on $151.5 […]

Avenged Sevenfold Cancels Summer Tour

by David Gagnon
Avenged Sevenfold announced recently that they have been forced to cancel their summer tour. According to the band, frontman and lead singer, M. Shadows has been ordered by his doctor to rest his vocal chords. The tour was to begin on July 22 in Mansfield, ME and end on September 2 in Houston, TX. The […]

Judas Priest and Deep Purple to Tour North America

by David Gagnon
Rock and roll legends Deep Purple and Judas Priest will launch a co-headlining tour across North America in late August. The tour will begin on, August 21st in Cincinnati, Ohio and ends in Wheatland, California, on September 30th.   Deep Purple released their 27th studio album, Infinite, last year, supporting it on a rather lengthy tour […]

2018 Will Be the Last Year for Vans Warped Tour

by David Gagnon
It’s the end of an era. The organizers of the annual Vans Warped Tour announced that 2018 will be the final year for country-wide trek. Unfortunately, this comes just shy of the tour’s twenty-fifth anniversary, making the finale an even more emotional affair. According to Billboard, festival founder Kevin Lyman is ending the tour due to […]

Ozzy Announces Farewell Tour

by David Gagnon
Today, Ozzy Osbourne announced that he will be embarking on a “farewell world tour” beginning next year, that will last until 2020. Much like Black Sabbath, Ozzy’s original band, while the Prince of Darkness may be retiring as a touring artist, he still plans to play at select shows following the tour. In an official […]

Odesza Announces New Album, Tour Dates, and Releases Two New Songs

by meganetarter
Odesza is getting ready to launch another smashing year with the announcement of their new album, A Moment Apart, out September 8. The new album will be promoted with a tour that begins in September as well. Along with these huge announcements, Odesza also released two new songs, “Meridian” and “Corners of the Earth.” The […]