The Killers set October date at Cleveland’s Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse

As last week turned from pretty normal to anything but, even announcements slowed to a trickle and were dwarfed by an avalanche of cancelations and postponements. But at least one concert announcement let us dream of a fun post-COVID-19 evening: Alt-rockers The Killers are now slated to party it up Oct. 9 at Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse. The band — known for hits including “Mr. Brightside,” … Continue reading The Killers set October date at Cleveland’s Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse

The Weeknd holding ‘After Hours’ show (at 7 p.m.) Aug. 28 at Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse

It’s been a slow week for concert announcements. (Popular country act Lady Antebellum will be at Blossom Music Center June 25 with guests Jake Owen and Maddie & Tae, and you can get your tickets here when they go on sale at 10 a.m. May 13. Consider yourself caught up.) This gives us a chance to highlight a really exciting show announced last month during … Continue reading The Weeknd holding ‘After Hours’ show (at 7 p.m.) Aug. 28 at Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse

Dot your day with polka at 38th Super Button Bash in Euclid on April 5

That familiar squeeze is almost here. The National Cleveland-Style Polka Hall of Fame and the Slovenian Society Home on April 5 will present the 38th Super Button Bash at the latter, 20713 Recher Ave., Euclid. The event, running from noon to 9 p.m. and featuring all-day jamming and dancing to the sounds of 60 accordions on two stages, making the event “the Woodstock of Polka … Continue reading Dot your day with polka at 38th Super Button Bash in Euclid on April 5

Existence of Playhouse Square-bound ‘Masked Singer’ tour revealed

Something we’ve learned in the last year or so: People enjoy masked singers and guessing their identities. Not surprisingly, then, hot on the heels of the debut of the third season of Fox TV smash hit “The Masked Singer” competition show comes the revelation of the “The Masked Singer National Tour,” which will land at Cleveland’s Playhouse Square June 9. “As the formation of FOX … Continue reading Existence of Playhouse Square-bound ‘Masked Singer’ tour revealed

Rage Against the Machine to rock Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse in July

The forthcoming summer concert season just got serious. Rage Against the Machine — a heavy-and-heavily political rock act that hasn’t been all that active since the 2000s but has earned a ton of acclaim in a career dating to the early ’90s — has announced a tour that on July 29 will play Cleveland’s Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse. The band, whose most-prominent members are vocalist Zack … Continue reading Rage Against the Machine to rock Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse in July