Two of the biggest bands in heavy metal – Megadeth and LAMB OF GOD – will be joining forces on a co-headline tour across North America this year, presented by SiriusXM. And to add to the firepower of this already formidable tour, Trivium and In Flames are joining, making this THE must-see heavy music package of the year. Tickets will go on general sale Friday, February 14 from livenation.com
Freekbass is one of the world’s great bass players and has worked alongside funk legends Bootsy Collins and Bernie Worrell. On February 8th, Freekbass will be performing the music of P Funk with help from Sammie Garett & Greg Sanderson of Turkuaz, Gary “Mudbone” Cooper of Parliament-Funkadelic & Bootsy’s Rubber Band, Reilly Comisar, Nathan Lewis from Ernie Johnson From Detroit and others.
Andrew Hibbard is a musician, songwriter, singer and writer of poetry. Born in Hamilton, Ohio in the late months of 1995, he began playing guitar at the age of six when his father showed him some basic chords. Since high school he’s been picking and roaming, following the paths cut by his musical forebears — Bob Dylan, Tom Waits, Lou Reed, Neil Young, Hank Williams, Chet Atkins and Lightnin’ Hopkins.
Multi-platinum, four-time GRAMMY-nominated rock band Goo Goo Dolls have announced a summer 2020 headlining tour, produced by Live Nation. Coming on the heels of the band’s brand new 12th studio album Miracle Pill [Warner Records], the 29-date tour will kick off on July 23rd and visit illustrious outdoor venues across North America including Red Rocks Amphitheatre in Morrison, CO, Ascend Amphitheater in Nashville, TN and The Greek Theatre in Los Angeles. Rolling Stone broke the news in an exclusive feature earlier today HERE. Lifehouse and Forest Blakk will provide support for all shows on the run and a complete list of dates can be found below.
Based in Asheville, NC, Folk/Americana duo Golden Shoals (formerly Hoot and Holler) is starting out 2020 by bringing their soulful, yet polished combination of fiddle, banjo, guitar, and harmony singing to Ohio under a fresh moniker.
MusicNOW, the renowned contemporary music festival founded by Bryce Dessner, is proud to announce the lineup for 2020. Now in its 14th edition, MusicNOW will be taking place May 8, 9 & 10 throughout downtown Cincinnati, including intimate, unique spaces.
Drew and Ellie Holcomb are thrilled to release three new songs, January 11, 2019, as the Electricity EP ahead of The You & Me Tour: An Evening with Drew and Ellie Holcomb. The EP features two new original songs, “Electricity,” “Love Anyway,” and a cover of Willie Nelson’s classic “On The Road Again.” Listen to the EP or purchase via your preferred music provider now(link). For full tour dates, see below and for tickets, please visit www.drewholcomb.com/tour or www.ellieholcomb.com/tour.
Railbird Festival, the Lexington-based, world-class music festival introduced by AC Entertainment in 2019, will return to The Grounds at Keeneland, August 22-23, 2020. Railbird is offering festival goers the chance to purchase specially priced, pre-sale tickets from February 14 at 10 a.m. until February 18 at 11:59 p.m. or while supplies last.
Twenty One Pilots, Marshmello, The Avett Brothers, Kane Brown, Melanie Martinez and Angels & Airwaves will headline the 2020 Bunbury Music Festival, announced today by PromoWest Productions. One of the country’s premier music festivals now celebrating its ninth year, Bunbury will return to downtown Cincinnati’s Sawyer Point and Yeatman’s Cove, transforming the banks of the Ohio River into a vibrant three-day festival experience June 5-7, 2020. Bunbury has received critical acclaim from Billboard, USA Today, Pollstar and Yahoo! Music, and was named among the Top 16 Music Festivals by CNN Travel in 2017.