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June 16, 2014 at 1:08pm

Wolfmother returns with a gig at the Neptune July 31

Wolfmother, 2014

Ladies and gentleman. The sonic force produced by frontman Andrew Stockdale's vocal cords and his quiver of Gibsons is coming back. Seattle Theatre Group announces Wolfmother will play Seattle's all-ages Neptune July 31. Tickets are $25, and will go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, June 20 at Tickets.com.

Let's read a press release. ...


Filed under: Concerts, Music,

June 16, 2014 at 9:46am

Pop a capella quintet Pentatonix to perform final day of Washington State Fair


This just in from the Washington State Fair in Puyallup. ...

With the amazing national exposure of winning NBC's Season Three of "The Sing Off," Pentatonix's popularity has seen highs beyond their wildest dreams. This pop a capella quintet has developed a sound and style that has sold out concert venues throughout the US and Europe.

The Pentatonix concert is part of the Washington State Fair's 2014 Columbia Bank Concert Series. Tickets to the Sunday, Sept. 21 concert at 7:30 p.m. are $50 - Golden Circle, $40 and $30 for reserved seats, and include Fair gate admission. Tickets will start selling on Saturday, June 21 at 10 a.m. on the Fair website, http://www.thefair.com/fun/details/pentatonixor by phone (888) 559-FAIR (3247) daily, 7 a.m. - 8 p.m. PST. Tickets can also be purchased in person at the Washington State Fair's Box Office at 9th Ave SW and Meridian Street on Saturdays, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., and a $1 per ticket service fee will be charged for on-site purchases.

Filed under: Concerts, Music, Poster of the Day,

June 12, 2014 at 10:30am

Drake and Lil Wayne headed to White River Amphitheatre Sept. 14


Did you dig Drake's Tacoma Dome show back in December 2013? He's returning to the area, bringing Lil Wayne with him for a Sept. 14 show at the White River Amphitheatre. Let's read a press release. ...

Grammy® Award-winning, multi-platinum selling recording artists Drake and Lil Wayne today announced a co-headlining U.S. tour. Promoted by Live Nation, the tour kicks off on Aug. 8 at the Darien Lake Performing Arts Center in Darien Center, N.Y. and will make stops in 31 cities across the United States with shows planned in New York City, Chicago, Atlanta, San Francisco, Houston, Dallas and Los Angeles. Tickets go on sale beginning Friday, June 20 through the Live Nation mobile app and at www.livenation.com.

Citi is the official credit card of the Drake Vs Lil Wayne Tour. Citi card members will have access to presale tickets beginning Tuesday, June 17 at 10:00 a.m. through Thursday, June 19 at 10:00 p.m. through Citi's Private Pass Program. For complete presale details, visit www.citiprivatepass.com

Filed under: Concerts, Music,

June 4, 2014 at 11:23am

Godsmack, Rob Zombie headline Pain in the Grass 2014 at White River

Rob Zombie

Ah, memories. I remember kicking back on the lawn in front of the Seattle Center's Mural Amphitheatre every late Friday afternoon for the free Pain in the Grass concert series. I think it was 1994 when Mudhoney rocked it hard. Good times, especially post-show gathering inside the Mecca Cafe.

Anyhoo, Pain in the Grass is now one giant show at White River Amphitheatre, and Godsmack, Rob Zombie and others will be rocking it Sept. 12. Let's read a press release. ...

Seattle, WA - 99.9 KISW -"The Rock of Seattle" - KISW once again will bring Seattle's biggest annual rock event, Pain in the Grass, to White River Amphitheatre. The summer concert festival tradition will be Friday, September 12th.  Tickets will go on sale Friday, June 6th at 10am exclusively through Live Nation.


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June 2, 2014 at 9:38am

Phantogram headlines 107.7 The End's Summer Camp 2014 concert

Phantogram headlines 107.7 The End's Summer Camp 2014 concert. Photo credit: Doron Gild

This just in from Entercom Seattle's 107.7 The End (KNDD) headquarters. ...

Seattle, WA - Entercom Seattle's 107.7 The End (KNDD) has unveiled the lineup for this year's Summer Camp, the station's premiere summer festival. In its 6th year hosting Summer Camp, 107.7 The End curates a day of popular and up-and-coming bands alike for a full day of entertainment and music discovery. Along with headliners Phantogram, bands confirmed for the show include Bleachers, Bear Hands, Wild Cub, Skaters, Sir Sly, The Orwells, Thumpers and Bad Suns.


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May 28, 2014 at 4:25pm

Lady Gaga's artRAVE The ARTPOP BALL concerts in both Seattle & Vancouver are postponed

This just in from concert promoter Live Nation:

Unfortunately, as a result of severe bronchitis, the Lady Gaga performances previously scheduled for this evening - Wed. May 28th at Seattle's KeyArena and in Vancouver this Friday, May 30th at Rogers Arena are postponed, it was announced today by Live Nation.

Fans are instructed to retain their tickets to these events as they will be valid for the rescheduled performances in each city.  Information on the rescheduled show dates to be announced.

For complete tour and ticket information, visit: www.ladygaga.com or www.livenation.com.

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May 5, 2014 at 9:49am

Elton John to perform Sept. 27 at KeyArena in Seattle

Elton is one of the top-selling solo artists of all time, with 35 gold and 25 platinum albums and 29 consecutive Top 40 hits. Photo credit: Kenneth Anderson

Elton John and his band return to KeyArena Sept. 27 as part of his "All The Hits" tour. The 10-city tour will feature iconic hits and classic album tracks from throughout his incredible five-decade career, including a selection of songs from his highly acclaimed album Goodbye Yellow Brick Road, which recently celebrated its 40th anniversary with a Deluxe Edition re-issue.

Elton John's band includes original members Davey Johnstone on guitar and Nigel Olsson on drums, as well as Matt Bissonette on bass, John Mahon on percussion and Kim Bullard on keyboards.

Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Monday, May 12 at Ticketmaster outlets or charge by phone 1-800-745-3000

May 2, 2014 at 3:42pm

Nine Inch Nails and Soundgarden co-headline summer concert at White River Amphitheatre

Bring it!

Big concert announcement on a Friday? You bet. The tour includes a Aug. 30 show at White River Amphitheatre in Auburn. That's a Saturday night people! ...

Nine Inch Nailsand Soundgardenare teaming up for a North American tour that will kick off on Saturday, July 19, at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas, NV. The co-headline run, presented by Live Nation, is their first outing together and will include shows at Red Rocks Amphitheatre in Morrison, CO (July 21), the Nikon at Jones Beach Theatre in Wantagh, NY (August 1) and the Hollywood Bowl in Hollywood, CA (August 25). Both bands will play full sets nightly. Special guest Death Grips will open on most dates.

Tickets for the White River Amphitheatre date will go on sale to the public Friday, May 9, through the Live Nation mobile app and at www.livenation.com. The fan pre-sale begins Monday, May 5 at 10am local time at www.nin.com and www.soundgardenworld.com, with additional pre-sales going live on Tuesday, May 6.

April 28, 2014 at 10:48am

Beyonce and Jay Z "On The Run Tour" coming to Seattle's Safeco Field


It's official: Beyonce and Jay Z announced their summer stadium tour. They've altered the name somewhat, freshly dubbing it "On the Run Tour. The tour will hit Seattle's Safeco Field July 30. Members of Beyoncé's Fan Club will have access to pre-sale tickets beginning Tuesday, April 29 at 8am local time. For details visit: www.beyonce.com/tour.Tickets go on sale to the general public Friday, May. 2.

Filed under: Concerts, Music,

April 28, 2014 at 10:33am

Hometown Throwdown Concert is on for June at Cheney Stadium

Dan + Shay + Tacoma

Regardless of whether the weather in mid-June is chilly in Tacoma, it will be a chili June, thanks to the 100.7 The Wolf inaugural Hometown Throwdown Concert and Homestyle Chili Cook Off, which is slated for June 14 at Cheney Stadium. Let's read après release:

Entercom Seattle's 100.7 The Wolf (KKWF) announced its lineup today for the inaugural Hometown Throwdown Concert. A full day of fun for the whole family, Hometown Throwdown features an all day concert and Homestyle Chili Cook Off for just $25. The Wolf Rising Stars playing June 14th include Dan + Shay, Danielle Bradbery, Lindsay Ell, American Young, Joel Crause, Kelleigh Bannen, Joey Hyde, Rae Solomon, Sammy Steele, and Robbie Walden.


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