| Jan 13, 2012
| 5:47 PM
When Elton John played 1st Mariner Arena last year, his first Baltimore performance in more than a decade, more than 12,000 fans turned out.
Sade, opening her first American concert tour in just as many years, drew an audience just as big later in the...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 10:56 AM
Update: Madonna has added a second show at the Verizon Center after the first one sold out. She will now perform on September 24, a Monday, in addition to September 23. Tickets go on sale Feb. 21.
Madonna's Super Bowl performance reaffirmed that, at...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 1:43 PM
A traveling EDM festival might have seemed like a far-fetched notion, but Live Nation's IDentity is returning this year, with a show planned at Jiffy Lube Live again.
The festival, which last year attracted big-timer Kaskade, back when when he didn't...
| Nov 19, 2010
| 1:00 PM
From the Midnight Sun blog:
Rams Head Live today started selling tickets on Facebook.
The service puts it ahead of Live Nation, the country's leading concert promoter that also runs Ticketmaster, the leading ticket seller.
Rams Head Group, which runs...
| Mar 12, 2011
Frank Remesch's mission was clear, if daunting. Somehow, he had to convince people that the hulking, cavernous 1st Mariner Arena, a 1960s relic that civic leaders had been talking about razing for years, was still a player — could still attract big-...
| 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
| 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...
| Jun 13, 2011
| 4:36 AM
When Sade's first concert in a decade was announced last fall, she was billed as the sole headliner. Interest was expected to be high because the British R&B singer hadn't toured in years.
But a couple of weeks after tickets had gone on sale for her show...
| Jun 22, 2011
| 11:58 AM
With a 60 percent chance of rain this evening, there was some concern lightning would prevent the show from going forward.
Live Nation released a statement this afternoon, via spokesman Jeremiah Xenakis:
"Fans should wear their raingear. The concert...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 3:36 AM
The next time the Ravens win a game at M&T Bank Stadium, they should be so lucky to get the kind of response four 50-something Irish guys got there Wednesday night.
Thousands of fans - the stadium estimated some 80,000 - welcomed U2 for their first...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 7:32 AM
A day before their show at Jiffy Lube Live, Def Leppard announced Friday morning they would have to postpone their performance scheduled for Saturday night.
The band has had to reschedule because of a family illness, according to the e-mail concert...
| Jul 12, 2011
| 12:38 PM
Chris Tucker is taking time off from not doing "Rush Hour" movies to go on a stand-up tour, Live Nation announced Monday.
Tucker will hit 18 cities on the tour, his first time on the road, probably, since he started making movie money.
In Washington, he...