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

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

Alicia Keys fallin’ into Jacobs Pavilion in August with ‘Alicia’ tour

Attention: Alicia Keys is back in business this year. Music star Keys — who just hosted the recent Grammy Awards, leading a tribute to the recently deceased Kobe Bryant — announced an upcoming album, “Alicia,” and counterpart tour. While the tour will play Keys hometown of New York City Aug. 14 with a show at the famed Radio City Music Hall, more important to Northeast … Continue reading Alicia Keys fallin’ into Jacobs Pavilion in August with ‘Alicia’ tour

Barenaked Ladies celebrating another ‘Last Summer on Earth’ with Jacobs Pavilion gig

  Did someone order another steaming plate of ’90s alt-rock nostalgia? A year after Barenaked Ladies hit the road for a successful tour with the reunited Hootie and the Blowfish, the Canadian band is headed back out with two other throwback acts, Gin Blossoms and Toad the Wet Sprocket, for the “Last Summer on Earth” tour. Geez, that seems pessimistic. Anywho, the rock hook-laden jaunt … Continue reading Barenaked Ladies celebrating another ‘Last Summer on Earth’ with Jacobs Pavilion gig

‘Game of Thones’ leave you needing a drink? Consider Winter Is Coming Charity Ball Crawl in Tremont

OK, you didn’t love last year’s finale to HBO’s “Game of Thrones.” We get it. (Seriously, believe us. We GET it.) But you enjoyed waiting for winter to come — the journey through the eight seasons of the smash-hit fantasy drama series offered a lot more good than bad. The finale was … frustrating. But don’t get mad — have a drink. On Feb. 1, … Continue reading ‘Game of Thones’ leave you needing a drink? Consider Winter Is Coming Charity Ball Crawl in Tremont