Virgin Fest Announces Inaugural Lineup

Virgin Fest is a new festival put on by events producer Jason Felts and the Virgin Group’s Sir Richard Branson, as Billboard points out, and it seems to have no ties to the previously named Virgin Festival whose last iteration happened back in 2013. More » Source: https://www.stereogum.com/2074059/virgin-fest-2020-lineup/news/ Indie Brew found this story and shared […]

Stephen Malkmus Shares Unreleased Song, Adds Tour Dates

It’s shaping up to be a busy 2020 for Stephen Malkmus. So far, Malkmus has a new album, Traditional Techniques, slated to be released in March and today, he added a bunch of new dates to his 2020 tour. Malkmus will now hit Los Angeles, San Francisco and a bunch more cities on the West Coast… Source: https://www.spin.com/2020/02/stephen-malkmus-shares-unreleased-song-adds-new-tour-dates/ Indie Brew […]

Beale Street Music Fest 2020 Lineup

Here’s a weird one! Apparently, there’s a music-festival booker out there willing to gamble on the idea that ticket-buyers want to hear stadium-folk, Southern rap, ’90s alt-rock, and absolutely nothing else. That might be a good gamble! This year, Memphis’ Beale Street Music Festival returns to Tom Lee Park the weekend of 5/1-3. More » […]

Watch Queen Perform Their Famous 1985 Live Aid Setlist for the First Time in 35 Years

For the first time in 35 years, Queen fans got to see the band perform their most famous set, as the rock legends played through their exact 1985 Live Aid set at the Fire Fight Australia benefit concert. With current frontman Adam Lambert channeling his inner Freddie Mercury, the historic act played through… Source: https://www.spin.com/2020/02/queen-1985-live-aid-setlist-fire-fight-australia/ […]

Rage Against the Machine Share Plan to Combat Ticket Scalpers

With Rage Against the Machine opening the ticket sales today, they are also very worried about ticket scalpers getting in the way of fans trying to see their shows. So they’ve laid out a plan, which they posted on their website and social media, to reassure their fans that they’re doing what they… Source: https://www.spin.com/2020/02/rage-against-the-machine-share-plan-to-combat-ticket-scalpers/ […]

Stormzy tour: Rapper cancels Asia shows due to coronavirus fears

Grime artist promises to reschedule dates Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/music/news/stormzy-coronavirus-tour-dates-cancelled-asia-a9333491.html Indie Brew found this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Jacob Stolworthy

Smashing Pumpkins to Play Beale Street Music Festival

Smashing Pumpkins, Weezer and The 1975 are just some of the acts that have been slated to play at this year’s Beale Street Music Festival. Taking place from May 1 to May 3 at Tom Lee Park in Memphis, the annual three-day event announced the lineup earlier today (Feb. 12). The Lumineers and… Source: https://www.spin.com/2020/02/smashing-pumpkins-to-play-beale-street-music-festival/ […]

Body & Soul 2020 line-up announces Princess Nokia, Roisin Murphy & more

The first wave of acts announced for the Body & Soul 2020 line-up have been announced today including Princess Nokia, Roisin Murphy, Marc Rebillet, & more. Source: https://thelastmixedtape.com/2020/02/11/body-soul-2020-line-up-announces-princess-nokia-roisin-murphy-more/ Indie Brew found this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Stephen White