| Jan 5, 2012
| 9:30 PM
Van Halen confirmed late Thursday night rumors they'd teased a few weeks ago: they're going on tour this year.
And yes, David Lee Roth is coming along. The tour, the band's first since 2008, will stop at the Verizon Center in DC March 28.
| 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...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 7:52 AM
BRUUUUCE! BRUUUUUCE! The boss is back on tour. He'll perform at the Verizon Center April 1.
It's the first tour for Bruce Springsteen and his E Street Band since 2009 and the first without saxophonist Clarence Clemons, who died in June.
| Jan 25, 2012
| 7:19 AM
The Boss is playing DC this Spring, so is the Bawse. On Tuesday, Rick Ross announced he'll play DAR Constitution Hall February 23.
Ross is promoting new album "God Forgives...I Don't," which was described in the show's press release as "his highly...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 5:15 AM
Radiohead keeps adding dates to their new tour.
Among the just-announced latest batch is the Verizon Center. The band will hit the Washington D.C. stage June 3. They've been touring in support of their latest album "The King of Limbs."
Tickets, at $69....
| Mar 26, 2012
| 7:03 AM
Aerosmith is going on tour again this summer. The Global Warming tour, which was announced Monday, is the band's first North American trek in two years.
Jiffy Lube Live is getting the show July 3. Cheap Trick is opening.
Unlike their contemporaries Van...
| Mar 26, 2012
| 10:04 AM
Here's our round-up of the week's most notable concerts. For more shows, check out FindLocal. Ticket prices do not reflect any additional surcharges and taxes.
On Monday, Rachel Yamagata (whom you may have heard sing on Jason Mraz and Conor Oberst songs)...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 11:44 AM
Here's a round-up of our week at Midnight Sun:
•••• The '80s were back this week. I caught up with members of old Baltimore hair-metal bands. See what they're up to (and what they look like now) here. The fun didn't stop there: Van...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 11:57 AM
This week is is lighter on marquee shows than last, when we had both BRUUUCE and Van Halen. We have Rye Rye and Real Estate, plus a Hunx and His Punx and Big Freedia in our regular round-up of the week's most notable concerts. Ticket prices do not reflect...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 12:20 PM
Toward the end of their concert in Philadelphia this month, First Aid Kit addressed the crowd: "We want to try an experiment."
For the past hour, Klara and Johanna Soderberg, the two Swedish sisters who make up the band, had been performing the kind of...
| Dec 27, 2011
| 7:08 AM
Lauryn Hill is returning to the area for some redemption.
After a disappointing performance at Rams Head Live at the start of the year, Hill will again try to win over regional crowds with a show at the Warner Theater in DC February 29.
Hill, of course,...
| Jul 28, 2012
| 4:30 PM
Nate Allan sat on a four-legged stool, knees bent showing the tear in his gray skinny jeans, naked feet perched on the rungs of the stool. He leaned forward into the microphone.
"Thanks guys for coming out today," he said to the handful of teens...