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Cal Jam 18 Announces Line-up; Foo Fighters Return As Headliners And Curators Of Cal Jam 18

Cal Jam 18 Announces Line-up; Foo Fighters Return As Headliners And Curators Of Cal Jam 18

JOINED BY EXCLUSIVE REUNION OF IGGY POP WITH POST POP DEPRESSION, TENACIOUS D, GARBAGE, GRETA VAN FLEET, SILVERSUN PICKUPS AND MANY MORE, PLUS CARNIVAL RIDES, WATER PARK, ROCK-N-ROLL MUSEUM

FRIDAY NIGHT PARTY WITH BILLY IDOL, BRIDGET EVERETT, MEXRRISSEY & OTHERS TBA

OCTOBER 5-6, 2018 AT GLEN HELEN REGIONAL PARK

TICKETS ON SALE THIS THURSDAY AT 10AM PST

A year after the legendary debut weekend from which 30,000+ true rock believers have barely recovered… Cal Jam 18 is back for another weekend of joyful rock-n-roll abandon featuring 20+ bands on four stages this October 5-6, 2018. Promoted by Live Nation, the festival returns to Glen Helen Regional Park and Amphitheater in San Bernardino, CA, for an even more monolithic second incarnation of what the Los Angeles Times cited as the reason fans “come to music festivals: to feel connection and catharsis.”

Today, the festival has announced its guitars, guitars and more guitars lineup with Foo Fighters back as headliners and curators, and another once in a lifetime bill that proves that rock-n-roll is alive and well in California. The good times come at the affordable price of $99 (plus taxes and fees) for one day GA. This year, Saturday ticket holders have the option to buy a Friday night ticket for $30 (plus taxes and fees). All camping packages include free entrance to the Friday night Party.  Tickets and camping packages go on sale this Thursday, May 17th at 10AM PST. Visit www.caljamfest.com and www.LiveNation.com for more information.

The good times begin with the Friday night party on October 5th, where those with camping passes and Friday night tickets will be invited to kick off the festival with 80s punk legend Billy Idol. Also on the bill is Bridget Everett, the comedian who Jerry Seinfeld called, “one of the greatest live performers I have ever seen in my life,” and Mexico City’sMexrrissey, performing their set of Smiths and Morrissey cover songs in Spanish, plus so much more. Friday night attendees will also have first crack at the carnival rides and the Rock-N-Roll Museum.

On Saturday, October 6th, Cal Jam will continue last year’s tradition of a 12-hour rock extravaganza where anything can happen—literally anything: last year saw the likes of Joe Perry of Aerosmith, Rick Astley, Dave Koz, Liam Gallagher and more joining the Foo Fighters on stage (yes, all during the same show). Foo Fighters will close the proceedings with one of their traditional rock marathons, bringing back what Forbes called “another great rock and roll party from the band who does them better than anyone else today.” And where last year’s inaugural festival was the beginning of the Foo Fighters’ Concrete and Gold Tour, this year’s appearance brings it full circle as the tour’s final show in the LA area.

This year Dave Grohl and crew will have set themselves up to play after literally the single hardest act to follow in the history of live music: the legendary Iggy Pop. Iggy’s Cal Jam 18 performance will be an exclusive one-off reunion with the all-star Post Pop Depression band that backed him on the handful of shows played in support of the album of the same name, featuring Queens of The Stone Age’s Joshua Homme, Dean Fertita and Troy Van Leeuwen and Arctic Monkeys’ drummer Matt Helders.

The incomparable Jack Black and Kyle Gass of Tenacious D will bring ‘The Metal’ to the masses, and alternative pop-rock icons Garbage will be bring their powerhouse live show to the stage. Also joining the bill will be some of the best that rock and roll has to offer from around the world with the likes of Greta Van Fleet, Silversun Pickups, Manchester Orchestra, Krist Novoselic’s new band Giant In The Trees, Slaves (UK), Gang of Youths, Black Mountain and more performing throughout the day. See full list below.

In addition to the full day of shred, the festival will include a number of activities open to attendees. Campers will be treated to outdoor midnight movies and access to the water park, as well as the newly christened Friday Night Comedy Tent curated by comedian Tim Hanlon (aka Dave’s cousin). Stay tuned for the full schedule to be announced!  All ticket holders will be able to enjoy the site’s free carnival rides, the Rock-N-Roll museum, pop up record shop and a hillside full of flappy guys. Because we can. For those who are looking to imbibe in tasty eats and cold drinks, Cal Jam 18 offers a wide variety of curated food trucks, traditional festival food, and all sorts of delicious cold beer.

Friday, Oct. 5th
Billy Idol, Bridget Everett, Mexrrissey + More!

Saturday, Oct. 6th
Foo Fighters, Iggy Pop with Post Pop Depression, Tenacious D, Garbage, Greta Van Fleet, Silversun Pickups, Manchester Orchestra, The Front Bottoms, Black Mountain, Deer Tick, Gang Of Youths, Slaves (UK), Giant In The Trees, Metz, Yungblud, Thunderpussy, Anna Von Hausswolff, Fea, Kingfish + More!

For more information, contact:
Dana Erickson / Grandstand Media / caljampress@grandstandhq.com

U2’S eXPERIENCE + iNNOCENCE TOUR LAUNCHES TONIGHT IN TULSA

U2’S eXPERIENCE + iNNOCENCE TOUR LAUNCHES TONIGHT IN TULSA

Go inside the “barricage” for a behind the scenes look at U2’s iNNOCENCE + eXPERIENCE Tour, launching tonight in Tulsa, OK, here: https://youtu.be/ZMxzK232lzg

Don’t forget to download the U2 AR eXPERIENCE App for iOS and Android.

Broadcast quality live footage from tonight’s show will be available tomorrow at www.u2.com/pr.
eXPERIENCE + iNNOCENCE Tour 2018

May 2 – Tulsa, OK – BOK Center
May 4 – St. Louis, MO – Scottrade Center
May 7 – San Jose, CA – SAP Center
May 8 – San Jose, CA – SAP Center
May 11 – Las Vegas, NV – T-Mobile Arena
May 12 – Las Vegas, NV – T-Mobile Arena
May 15 – Los Angeles, CA – The Forum
May 16 – Los Angeles, CA – The Forum
May 19 – Omaha, NE – CenturyLink Center
May 22 – Chicago, IL – United Center
May 23 – Chicago, IL – United Center
May 26 – Nashville, TN – Bridgestone Arena
May 28 – Atlanta, GA – Infinite Energy Arena
June 5 – Montreal, QC – Bell Centre
June 6 – Montreal, QC – Bell Centre
June 9 – Uniondale, NY – NYCB Live, Home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum
June 13 – Philadelphia, PA – Wells Fargo Center
June 14 – Philadelphia, PA – Wells Fargo Center
June 17 – Washington, DC – Capital One Arena
June 18 – Washington, DC – Capital One Arena
June 21 – Boston, MA – TD Garden
June 22 – Boston, MA – TD Garden
June 25 – New York, NY – Madison Square Garden
June 26 – New York, NY – Madison Square Garden
June 29 – Newark, NJ – Prudential Center
July 1 – New York, NY – Madison Square Garden
July 3 – Uncasville, CT – Mohegan Sun
August 31 – Berlin, DE – Mercedes-Benz Arena
September 1 – Berlin, DE – Mercedes-Benz Arena
September 4 – Cologne, DE – Lanxess Arena
September 5 – Cologne, DE – Lanxess Arena
September 8 – Paris, FR – AccorHotels Arena
September 9 – Paris, FR – AccorHotels Arena
September 12 – Paris, FR – AccorHotels Arena
September 13 – Paris, FR – AccorHotels Arena
September 16 – Lisbon, PT – Altice Arena
September 17 – Lisbon, PT – Altice Arena
September 20 – Madrid, ES – WiZink Arena
September 21 – Madrid, ES – WiZink Arena
September 29 – Copenhagen, DK – Royal Arena
September 30 – Copenhagen, DK – Royal Arena
October 3 – Hamburg, DE – Barclaycard Arena
October 4 – Hamburg, DE – Barclaycard Arena
October 7 – Amsterdam, NL – Ziggo Dome
October 8 – Amsterdam, NL – Ziggo Dome
October 11 – Milan, IT – Mediolanum Forum
October 12 – Milan, IT – Mediolanum Forum
October 15 – Milan, IT – Mediolanum Forum
October 16 – Milan, IT – Mediolanum Forum
October 19 – Manchester, UK – Manchester Arena
October 20 – Manchester, UK – Manchester Arena
October 23 – London, UK – The O2
October 24 – London, UK – The O2
October 27 – Belfast, GB – SSE Arena
October 28 – Belfast, GB – SSE Arena
November 5 – Dublin, IE – 3Arena
November 6 – Dublin, IE – 3Arena
November 9 – Dublin, IE – 3Arena
November 10 – Dublin, IE – 3Arena

NEW VIDEO FOR U2’S LATEST SINGLE: LOVE IS BIGGER THAN ANYTHING IN ITS WAY

NEW VIDEO FOR U2’S LATEST SINGLE:

LOVE IS BIGGER THAN ANYTHING IN ITS WAY

AVAILABLE NOW

DIRECTED BY DAVID MUSHEGAIN

David Mushegain has directed a video for U2’s latest single, “Love is Bigger Than Anything In Its Way,” from the international #1 album, Songs of Experience (Interscope).

For more on Vogue photographer and filmmaker Mushegain’s unique visual portrayal of youth culture inspired by the song, and the story of the video the band commissioned, go to U2.com, and also see his new interview with Vogue, featuring an exclusive behind the scenes video with the cast.

BECK: “COLORS” DIRECTED BY EDGAR WRIGHT – AVAILABLE EXCLUSIVELY ON APPLE MUSIC

BECK

“COLORS”

DIRECTED BY EDGAR WRIGHT

AVAILABLE EXCLUSIVELY ON APPLE MUSIC

PREVIEW NOW: https://youtu.be/JQKZGziMOoI

All the Colors. See the Colors. Feel the Colors… on a kaleidoscopic audiovisual voyage with Beck as your guide. Available exclusively at apple.co/ColorsMusicVideo, “Colors” is the dazzling new video directed by Edgar Wright (Baby Driver, The Cornetto Trilogy, Scott Pilgrim vs. The World), that brings the title track of Beck’s current album to vivid multi-hued life, aided and abetted by kinetic choreography by Ryan Heffington. Beck and Wright’s collaboration on the “Colors” video has resulted in something completely alien yet strangely familiar, as if an extraterrestrial culture had accidentally intercepted a transmission of a Busby Berkeley film—and chosen to create their own sequel.

Apple Music is home to the best music video-watching experience available anywhere — all ad-free. Starting right now, fans can enjoy “Colors” and other amazing Beck music videos on Apple Music at http://applemusic.com/musicvideos.

“Colors” is both the namesake and mission statement of Beck’s 13th album (and sixth to crack the U.S. Top 10), released October 13, 2017 by Capitol Records (and streamed 212 million times since). Following up 2015 GRAMMY Album of the Year winner Morning Phase and featuring “Dreams,” “Wow,” “Dear Life” and “Up All Night” (Beck’s third Billboard Alternative #1), Colors has been hailed as “yet another milestone” (WALL STREET JOURNAL),  “a euphoric blast” (USA TODAY) and a  “classic, sneakily inventive, massively catchy” (AV CLUB) album  “that proves that Beck is still one of rock’s most intrepid inventors” (ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY).

“Colors” is directed by Edgar Wright and choreographed by Ryan Heffington. The video was produced by Bridgitte Pugh and executive produced by Nina Soriano for Anonymous Content.

QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE TAKE YOU ON A HAUNTED HOUSE RIDE

QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE TAKE YOU ON A HAUNTED HOUSE RIDE

NIGHTMARISH NEW VIDEO “HEAD LIKE A HAUNTED HOUSE”  CREATED, DIRECTED AND ART DIRECTION BY LIAM LYNCH
AVAILABLE NOW

VILLAINS NORTH AMERICAN TOUR RESUMES WITH SOLD OUT MARCH 21 & 22 SAN DIEGO SOWS
GET TICKETS NOW

” A galloping assault pitched between Devo and the Buzzcocks, with theremin sounds wailing like a supercomputer meltdown in a trashy ’50s sci-fi film.”—ROLLING STONE

“Sand-kicking surf-rock…an immediate crowd-please”—STEREOGUM

Step right up and take a trip through the eerie and macabre with Queens of the Stone Age as your tour guide —in their latest video, that is. The band has unveiled the latest creation for their “mile-a-minute Cramps-style rave-up” (UPROXX) “Head Like A Haunted House,” off their Grammy-nominated seventh album Villains (Matador).

Created, directed and art direction by frequent collaborator Liam Lynch, the video is a ghastly animated carnival ride through your worst fever-induced nightmares. Accompanied by disembodied hands, UFOs, smoldering hellscapes and grooving skeletons, Joshua Homme leads the way as he and his pack of mischief-makers sail through the nighttime sky on what else but flying coffins. Step right this way, if you dare: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e9byydi6cns

The 2018 Villains Tour continues to bring the heat and lay waste to capacity crowds, with the most recent round of fervent reviews clamoring for more:

“No one quite knows how to detonate a room like QotSA…Queens fuckin’ rock.” – EUGENE WEEKLY

“Potent…cage-rattling…Queens of the Stone Age proved it’s a rock ’n’ roll band that hasn’t lost its edge.”—SEATTLE TIMES

“It was a jailbreak from restraint, composure, moderation and other Friday night fun-ruiners, feet and hips emancipated first.”—LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL

“Full-tilt swagger…much has been said about how rock n’ roll is dead…but Queens of the Stone Age will still be out there roaming loud and free, feeling the strings beneath their fingers and the wind in their hair, the feedback in their ears and the sunset in their eyes.”—VEGAS SEVEN

“There was a celebratory sense in the air, as if the year were ending, or even a treasonous presidency. Then, sharp as a switchblade, the band drove through five high-energy numbers in unnervingly perfect synchronicity…a bittersweet adrenaline bath, a furious blur of intensity and then out…the tightest gang in rock.”—ANTIQUIET

After a triumphant South American jaunt with brothers in arms Foo Fighters, Queens of the Stone Age will make their return to the US later this month with stops including Austin (Austin360 Amphitheater) and Irving (The Pavillion at the Irving Music Factory) as well as Miami’s Bayfront Park Amphitheater, but not before kicking it all off with two sold out nights at San Diego’s Observatory North Park. Tickets are flying like bats out of hell, grab them now while you still can: http://www.qotsa.com

In addition to the slew of upcoming North American and European dates, Queens of the Stone Age will be headlining this summer at London’s Finsbury Park on June 30th—and they’re bringing friends. The band has curated a special lineup with guests including Iggy Pop, Run The Jewels, The Hives, Brody Dalle, and more.

See below for a full list of dates and visit http://www.qotsa.com for more info.

QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE
VILLAINS TOUR 2018 

03/21/18 – San Diego, CA – The Observatory North Park SOLD OUT
03/22/18 – San Diego, CA – The Observatory North Park SOLD OUT
03/23/18 – Tempe, AZ – Innings Festival
03/25/18 – Houston, TX – In Bloom Music Festival
03/28/18 – Honolulu, HI – The Republik SOLD OUT
03/29/18 – Honolulu, HI – The Republik
04/20-21/18 – Monterrey, MX – Pal Norte Festival
04/24/18 – Austin, TX – Austin360 Amphitheater *
04/25/18 – Irving, TX  – The Pavilion at the Irving Music Factory *
04/26/18 – Shreveport, LA – Municipal Auditorium *
04/27/18 – New Orleans, LA – Saenger Theatre * SOLD OUT
04/29/18 –   Jacksonville, FL – Welcome to Rockville
05/01/18 – Miami, FL – Bayfront Park Amphitheater *
05/02/18 – Saint Petersburg, FL – Mahaffey Theater * SOLD OUT
05/04/18 – Memphis, TN – Beale Street Music Festival
05/05/18 – Atlanta, GA – Shaky Knees Music Festival
05/06/18 – Concord, NC – Carolina Rebellion
05/17/18 – Calgary, AB – Scotiabank Saddledome +
05/18/18 – Edmonton, AB – Rogers Place +
05/20/18 – Winnipeg, MB – Bell MTS Place +
05/22/18 – Madison, WI – Breese Stevens Field +
05/24/18 – London, ON – Budweiser Gardens +
05/25/18 – Rochester, NY – Rochester Dome Arena +
05/26/18 — Boston, MA – Boston Calling

06/08/18 – Aarhus, Denmark – Northside Festival
06/09/18 – Gothenburg, SE – Liseberg
06/10/18 – Stockholm, SE – Gröna Lund
06/12/18 – Bergen, Norway – Bergenfest
06/15/18 – Luxembourg – Rockhal
06/16/18 – Wiesbaden, Germany – Open Air Im Kulturpark
06/19/18 – Warsaw, Poland – Torwar Arena
06/20/18 – Prague, Czech Republic – Forum Karlin
06/21/18 – Budapest, Hungary – Budapest Park Open Air
06/23/18 – Lucca, Italy – Lucca Summer Festival 2018
06/24/18 – Monza, Italy – I-Days Festival
06/25/18 – Zagreb, Croatia – Inmusic Festival
06/28/18 – Dresden, Germany – Elbufer
06/29/18 – Beuningen, NL – Down the Rabbit Hole
06/30/18 – London, UK – Finsbury Park
07/05/18 – Werchter, Belgium – Rock Werchter
07/06/18 – Arras, France – Main Square Festival
07/07/18 – Belfort, France – Eurockeennes Festival
07/13/18 – Lisbon, Portugal – Nos Alive
07/14/18 – Madrid, Spain – Mad Cool
08/18/18 — Tokyo, Japan – Summer Sonic

+ Royal Blood supports
* w/ Wolf Alice

LAZARUS: THE MOTION PICTURE/LIVE SOUNDTRACK EXPERIENCE

LAZARUS

THE MOTION PICTURE/LIVE SOUNDTRACK EXPERIENCE

FEATURING EXCLUSIVE PERFORMANCE BY THE ORIGINAL BAND FROM THE
OFF-BROADWAY SHOW BY DAVID BOWIE & ENDA WALSH

ONE NIGHT ONLY MAY 2 AT THE KINGS THEATRE IN BROOKLYN

Tickets On Sale Tuesday, March 20 at https://www1.ticketmaster.com/lazarus-brooklyn-new-york-05-02-2018/event/3000546AACA11ED9?artistid=1522046&majorcatid=10001&minorcatid=60

Lazarus, the stage musical written by David Bowie and Enda Walsh, will be given a new life in a new light on May 2 at 8pm at the Kings Theatre in Brooklyn.

For the first time and for one night only, the theatrical premiere of a film of Lazarus’s London production will be soundtracked in the flesh by the actual band who brought the show to life in New York. Not only will fans who were unable to score tickets to Lazarus’s sold out New York run finally be able to see the show on the silver screen—they will have the unique and unprecedented experience of seeing the film with the music played in its entirety by the seven-piece band that backed Michael C. Hall and the Lazarus cast beginning with the show’s December 7, 2015 opening in New York City.

Lazarus features of nearly 20 songs spanning the Bowie catalogue personally rearranged by David Bowie and Henry Hey, from singles (“Heroes,” “Changes,” “Life On Mars?”) to deep cuts (“Always Crashing in the Same Car,” “It’s No Game (Part 1),” “Dirty Boys”) to the four songs written specifically for the show (“Lazarus,” “No Plan,” “Killing a Little Time,” “When I Met You”).  The Lazarus film/live soundtrack experience will mark the first time that these musicians have played these songs live since the January 20, 2016 finale of the show’s New York run.

The original Lazarus band is comprised of musical director/arranger/keyboardist (and producer of the Lazarus Cast Album) Henry Hey, keyboardist/guitarist JJ Appleton, drummer Brian Delaney, saxophonist Lucas Dodd, bassist Fima Ephron, trombonist Karl Lyden and guitarist Chris McQueen. Together, they will provide live accompaniment to on screen performances by Lazarus London cast members including Michael C. Hall as Thomas Jerome Newton, Amy Lennox as Elly, Sophia Anne Caruso as Girl, Michael Esper as Valentine, Jamie Muscato as Ben, and more.

Written by Bowie and Enda Walsh, Lazarus was inspired by Walter Tevis’s novel The Man Who Fell to Earth, and starred Michael C. Hall as Thomas Jerome Newton, the character Bowie portrayed in the 1976 film adaptation of that book. Directed by Ivo Van Hove and produced by Robert Fox, Lazarus opened December 7, 2015 at the New York Theatre Workshop to great critical acclaim. The New York Times raved “Ice-cold bolts of ecstasy shoot like novas through the glamorous muddle and murk of Lazarus, the great-sounding, great-looking and mind-numbing new musical built around songs by David Bowie,” while Rolling Stone hailed it as a “Surrealistic Tour de Force… milk-swimming, lingerie-sniffing, gin-chugging theater at its finest.” Tickets to the entire New York run of Lazarus sold out within hours of going on sale. The sold out London production of Lazarus, which was filmed for the May 2 event, had an exclusive limited run at the specially built Kings Cross Theatre from November 8, 2016 to January 22, 2017.

Lazarus The Motion Picture/Live Soundtrack Experience is presented by Live Nation in association with RZO Productions, Inc., under license from David Bowie Archive. All net proceeds from this show will be donated to Public Programs at the Brooklyn Museum including monthly, talks, performances, and screenings.

ARCADE FIRE: “MONEY + LOVE” LIVE NOW

ARCADE FIRE 

“MONEY + LOVE” LIVE NOW AT http://smarturl.it/AFMoneyLove

BAND MAKES SURPRISE APPEARANCE AT NYC PREMIERE/Q&A EVENT

APPEARING ON SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE THIS WEEKEND

Arcade Fire play a surprise show at the Gramercy Theatre in New York. PHOTO: Ty Johnson
“Money + Love,” the 16-minute short film directed by David Wilson, written by David Wilson and Arcade Fire, and starring Arcade Fire and Toni Collette, can now be viewed in its entirety at http://smarturl.it/AFMoneyLove.

“Money + Love” chronicles the aftermath of Arcade Fire’s 360-degree deal with global media and e-commerce platform Everything Now, and features full performances of “Put Your Money on Me” and “We Don’t Deserve Love” from the GRAMMY-nominated global #1 album Everything Now (Sonovox/Columbia).

Arcade Fire played a surprise live set at a “Money + Love” premiere event last night at New York City’s Gramercy Theatre. The premiere featured a debut screening of “Money + Love” preceded by a conversation between Spike Jonze and Arcade Fire and followed by a surprise Arcade Fire concert for an rapturous crowd of 600 ecstatic fans. The most intimate NYC Arcade Fire show in years, the show’s setlist featured such rarely played songs as “Headlights Look Like Diamonds” from the band’s self titled EP and “Antichrist Television Blues” from Neon Bible.

Arcade Fire’s New York trip will continue through this weekend, with a March 17 appearance on SaturdayNight Live with host Bill Hader. 

Arcade Fire has also confirmed the kick-off of the Everything Now Continued tour, with six new U.S. headline shows, the band’s first confirmed non-festival headline appearances in the U.S. in 2018:

July 7 – Clarkston, MI – DTE Energy Music Theater
July 10 – Pittsburgh, PA – Stage AE
July 12 – Raleigh, NC – Red Hat Amphitheater
July 18 – Boston, MA – Blue Hills Bank Pavilion
July 19 – Philadelphia, PA – Festival Pier at Penn’s Landing
July 20 – Bristow, VA – Jiffy Lube Live

Tickets to the new shows will be on sale to the public beginning Tuesday, March 20

For further information, go to arcadefire.com.

“Money + Love” director David Wilson and Q&A moderator Spike Jonze following their onstage dance battle, with Arcade Fire’s Will Butler as referee. PHOTO: Ty Johnson

BECK: “UP ALL NIGHT (OLIVER REMIX)” NOW AVAILABLE & COLORS 2018 NORTH AMERICAN TOUR EXPANDED

BECK

“UP ALL NIGHT (OLIVER REMIX)” NOW AVAILABLE 
http://beck.to/OLIVER

COLORS 2018 NORTH AMERICAN TOUR EXPANDED

INCLUDING FIRST-EVER MADISON SQUARE GARDEN HEADLINE, RETURN TO RED ROCKS, AND MORE

Beck has teamed up with innovative electronic duo Oliver for the latest remix of “Up All Night”—now available to stream or download for your listening pleasure: http://beck.to/OLIVER

Having spent 7 weeks at #1 on the U.S. alternative radio chart and garnered a Grammy nomination for Best Music Video with “Up All Night,” the “Up All Night (Oliver remix)” sees Beck’s “crowd-pleasing party anthem” (VARIETY) infused with an epic coat of twisted yacht rock smoothness, sure to keep the good vibes rolling.

Additionally, Beck has just confirmed a handful of North American dates for this summer including his first-ever headline appearance at New York’s historic Madison Square Garden. The newly expanded Colors Tour has also expanded to include stops in Toronto, Montreal, Detroit, Boston, Philadelphia, Beck’s long awaited return to Red Rocks, and more!

Don’t miss your chance to witness the Beck live experience that’s been blowing minds around the world and has critics uniformly raving:

“A joyous, bewilderingly diverse set…like a one-man festival….among modern pop stars perhaps only Prince had more range” – TIMES OF LONDON (UK)

“A showcase in musicianship…left you feeling like you’d witnessed something truly special” – THE AU REVIEW (Australia)

“We’re in the presence of a legend”— 303 MAGAZINE

“Energetic and crowd-pleasing… Beck’s capacity for inventive and infectious music has not diminished…demonstrated not only how seamlessly he has merged various styles into a unique aesthetic, but how deeply that aesthetic has suffused a generation of pop music.”— SF WEEKLY

“Imaginatively created, impeccably executed, incredibly catchy and as alive as music can be… a show that was worth the wait and will be long remembered. “— MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL

“With the hundreds of shows I go to every year, very few leave me feeling the magic that got me sucked into this world of live music. I felt the magic last night and my cheeks still hurt from smiling so much.”— TWIN CITIES MEDIA

Presale for these newly announced shows begins March 20th at 9am local time, with general onsale beginning March 23rd at 10am local time EXCEPT for the Red Rocks date, which goes on sale March 16th at 10am MT. See below for the most current list of shows and visit www.beck.com for more info.

 

BECK
COLORS WORLDWIDE TOUR 2018

New Dates In Bold

03/23/18 – Irving, Texas – The Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory
03/24/18 – Houston, TX – In Bloom Music Festival
04/07/18 – Toluca, Mexico – Ceremonia 2018
04/26/18 – Washington, D.C. – Anthem %
04/27/18 – Washington, D.C. – Anthem # (SOLD OUT)
04/29/18 – Charlotte, NC – Charlotte Metro Credit Amphitheatre ^
04/30/18 – Atlanta, GA – Tabernacle ^ (SOLD OUT)
05/01/18 – Atlanta, GA – Tabernacle ^
05/04/18 – New Orleans, LA – New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Fest
05/05/18 – Birmingham, AL – Concert Hall at the BJCC %
05/06/18 – Nashville, TN – Ascend Amphitheater @
05/23/18 – Dublin, Ireland – 3 Arena ~
05/25/18 — Belfast, IE — BBC Music’s Biggest Weekend (5/25-5/26)
05/27/18 – London, UK – All Points East Festival
05/28/18 — Bournemouth, UK — BIC $
06/01/19 – Nimes, France – This Is Not A Love Song
06/02/19 – Paris, France – We Love Green
06/04/18 — Tilburg, NL — 013
06/05/18 — Brussels, BE — Ancienne Belgique (SOLD OUT)
06/06/18 — Brussels, BE — Ancienne Belgique (SOLD OUT)
06/08/18 — Hamburg, DE — Stadtpark
06/09/18 – Aarhus, Denmark – NorthSide Festival
06/11/18 – Stockholm, Sweden – Gröna Lund
07/6/18 – Detroit, MI — Fox Theater *
07/7/18 – Toronto, ON — Budweiser Stage *
07/10/18 – Montreal, QC — Place Bell *

07/12/18 — Quebec, QC — Festival de Quebec
07/13/18 — Ottawa, ON — RBC Bluesfest
07/15/18 – Boston, MA — Blue Hills Bank Pavilion
07/19/18 – New York, NY — Madison Square Garden +
07/20/18 –  Philadelphia, PA — Festival Pier +

08/18/18 – Osaka, Japan – Summer Sonic
08/19/18 – Tokyo, Japan – Summer Sonic
09/22/18 — Salt Lake City, UT — Maverick Center  &
09/24/18 – Morrison, CO – Red Rocks Amphitheatre ****ON SALE 3/16 AT 10am MT
09/28/18 – Los Angeles, CA – The Hollywood Bowl

% w/ Kimbra
# w/ Torres
^ w/ Twin Shadow
@ w/ Preservation Hall Jazz Band
~ w/ Yeah Yeah Yeahs
$ w/ Sparks + Shame
+ w/ Glass Animals
& w/ Jenny Lewis
* w/ Oh Wonder

ARCADE FIRE: EVERYTHING NOW CONTINUED – SIX NEW HEADLINE DATES ADDED

ARCADE FIRE 

EVERYTHING NOW CONTINUED

SIX NEW HEADLINE DATES ADDED

Tickets On Sale Tuesday, March 20

PHOTO: Mary Ellen Matthew

Fresh off their triumphant showing at Florida’s Okeechobee Festival and on the heels of their March 17Saturday Night Live appearance, Arcade Fire has confirmed the kick-off of the Everything Now Continued tour.

The six new U.S. headline shows, the band’s first confirmed non-festival headline appearances in the U.S. in 2018, are:

July 7 – Clarkston, MI – DTE Energy Music Theater
July 10 – Pittsburgh, PA – Stage AE
July 12 – Raleigh, NC – Red Hat Amphitheater
July 18 – Boston, MA – Blue Hills Bank Pavilion
July 19 – Philadelphia, PA – Festival Pier at Penn’s Landing
July 20 – Bristow, VA – Jiffy Lube Live

Tickets to the new shows will be on sale to the public beginning Tuesday, March 20. For information on times and presales visit EverythingNow.com and LiveNation.com.

Having closed out 2017 with an ecstatically received run through Latin America, Arcade Fire returned to the stage March 1 at Okeechobee. Following its SNL appearance this weekend, the band will head back to the UK and Europe for a series of standing room only dates running from April 6 at the 3Arena in Dublin through June 18 at the Stadthalle in Vienna. In addition to the newly announced shows, Arcade Fire had previously confirmed festival engagements including Summerfest’s July 8 closer in Milwaukee appearance, July 14 at Sloss Music & Arts Festival in Birmingham AL, July 15 at Forecastle in Louisville KY, and August 10 at HAVEN in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Arcade Fire’s 2017 Infinite Content Tour left crowds elated and critics raving at every stop, including:

“A celebration of the best working rock band in the world.”—NEW YORK DAILY NEWS

 “This band seriously knows what they’re doing onstage… Arcade Fire gigs are transformative, again and again. You should see them wherever you have a chance to.”—STEREOGUM

“Not just anthemic but transcendent… there’s no better way to experience that effect than on stage.”– CHICAGO TRIBUNE

“Attacking every note and every grand pronouncement as if its very collective life depended on it. Arcade Fire is as good as it’s ever been right now. Period.”—TORONTO STAR

“A joyous affair… unflagging energy… makes their live presentation one of the most thrilling you’ll find.”—ATLANTA JOURNAL-CONSTITUTION

“The concert proved that Arcade Fire remains an imposing contender for the title of the world’s best rock band.”—KANSAS CITY STAR

“By the end of the night, the crowd had danced, cheered and, in some cases, cried itself to the point of exhaustion”—LAS VEGAS WEEKLY

For further information, see the itinerary below or go to arcadefire.com.

ARCADE FIRE
Infinite Content Tour 2018 

04/06/18 – Dublin, Ireland – 3Arena
04/08/18 – Manchester, UK – Manchester Arena
04/11/18 – London, UK – SSE Wembley Arena
04/12/18 – London, UK – SSE Wembley Arena
04/13/18 – London, UK  – SSE Wembley Arena
04/15/18 – Birmingham, UK – Genting Arena
04/16/18 – Glasgow, UK – SSE Hydro
04/18/18 – Frankfurt, Germany – Festhalle
04/19/18 – Antwerp, Belgium – Sportpaleis
04/21/18 – Barcelona, Spain  – Palau Sant Jordi
04/23/18 – Lisbon, Portugal – Campo Pequeno
04/24/18 – Madrid, Spain – WiZink Center
04/26/18 – Nantes, France – The Zenith
04/28/18 – Paris, France – AccordHotels Arena
06/11/18 – Rotterdam, Netherlands – Ahoy
06/13/18 – Zurich, Switzerland – Hallenstadion
06/15/18 – Prague, Czech Republic – O2 Arena
06/17/18 – Budapest, Hungary – Budapest Sport Arena
06/18/18 – Vienna, Austria – Stadthalle
07/08/18 – Milwaukee, WI – Summerfest
07/07/18 – Clarkston, MI – DTE Energy Music Theater
07/10/18 – Pittsburgh, PA – Stage AE
07/12/18 – Raleigh, NC – Red Hat Amphitheater
07/14/18 – Birmingham, Alabama – Sloss Festival
07/15/18 – Louisville, KY – Forecastle Festival
07/18/18 – Boston, MA – Blue Hills Bank Pavilion
07/19/18 – Philadelphia, PA – Festival Pier at Penn’s Landing
07/20/18 – Bristow, VA – Jiffy Lube Live
08/10/18 – Copenhagen, Denmark – HAVEN Festival

ARCADE FIRE PRESENTS “MONEY + LOVE”

ARCADE FIRE PRESENTS

“MONEY + LOVE”

A FILM BY DAVID WILSON

STARRING ARCADE FIRE & TONI COLLETTE

NEW TEASER LIVE NOW AT https://youtu.be/jdQXK2kfWek

Everything Now is proud to present a more in depth advance look at “Money + Love,” a double video directed by David Wilson, written by David Wilson and Arcade Fire, and starring Arcade Fire and Toni Collette.

“Money + Love” will be released March 15. The new teaser is now live at https://youtu.be/jdQXK2kfWek.

“Money + Love” opens in the aftermath of Arcade Fire’s 360-degree deal with global media and e-commerce platform Everything Now, and features a narrative that unfolds over the course of full performances of “Put Your Money on Me” and “We Don’t Deserve Love” from the GRAMMY-nominated global #1 album Everything Now (Sonovox/Columbia).

Win Butler commented on the ambitious scope of the two-song short film, “The concept of a double video really appealed to us, we’d always loved songs being put together as A and B sides… and these songs seemed perfect together. David has been a great collaborator for us since Reflektor and we were finally able to work with Toni whom we’d been wanting to work with for some time”.

Director/co-writer David Wilson added, “The ambition and scale of the piece was huge from the outset. I adore working with Arcade Fire – reacting to their vision and scale is a beautiful thing to creatively respond to. The belief and trust in me from the band made this one of the best experiences of my career. It’s an as-close-to-perfect collaboration that I can think of with me and Win hitting emails backwards and forwards continually over the formation of the script. The connection, communication and enthusiasm from the band on the multiple shoot days led to an extremely tight bond. I’m super excited for this to be out in the world.”

Toni Collette said of her role, “Arcade Fire is on of my all time favorite bands. I was blown away when they asked me to be part of their video. It was a total pleasure acting with them and an even greater pleasure getting to know them. They continue to inspire and I continue to admire. I mean, who gets to do that? I am so lucky!”

Having closed out 2017 with a triumphant run through Latin America, Arcade Fire resumes its Infinite Content Tour on March 1, when the band headlines the Okeechobee Festival in Okeechobee, Florida. The Infinite Content Tour will see Arcade Fire headlining sold out dates across the UK and Europe from April 6at the 3Arena in Dublin through June 18 at the Stadthalle in Vienna. Following that, Arcade Fire will return to the States for a trio of festival headlines: Summerfest’s July 8closer (the band’s  first Milwaukee appearance in 14 years), July 14 at Sloss Music & Arts Festival in Birmingham AL, and July 15 at Forecastle in Louisville KY.

For further information, see the itinerary below or go to arcadefire.com.

ARCADE FIRE
Infinite Content Tour 2018 

04/06/18 – Dublin, Ireland – 3Arena
04/08/18 – Manchester, UK – Manchester Arena
04/11/18 – London, UK – SSE Wembley Arena
04/12/18 – London, UK – SSE Wembley Arena
04/13/18 – London, UK  – SSE Wembley Arena
04/15/18 – Birmingham, UK – Genting Arena
04/16/18 – Glasgow, UK – SSE Hydro
04/18/18 – Frankfurt, Germany – Festhalle
04/19/18 – Antwerp, Belgium – Sportpaleis
04/21/18 – Barcelona, Spain  – Palau Sant Jordi
04/23/18 – Lisbon, Portugal – Campo Pequeno
04/24/18 – Madrid, Spain – WiZink Center
04/26/18 – Nantes, France – The Zenith
04/28/18 – Paris, France – AccordHotels Arena
06/11/18 – Rotterdam, Netherlands – Ahoy
06/13/18 – Zurich, Switzerland – Hallenstadion
06/15/18 – Prague, Czech Republic – O2 Arena
06/17/18 – Budapest, Hungary – Budapest Sport Arena
06/18/18 – Vienna, Austria – Stadthalle
07/08/18 – Milwaukee, WI – Summerfest
07/14/18 – Birmingham, Alabama – Sloss Festival
07/15/18 – Louisville, KY – Forecastle Festival
08/10/18 – Copenhagen, Denmark – HAVEN Festival