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LAS VEGAS, NV - JUNE 07:  Singer/songwriter Billy Joel performs at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on June 7, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Billy Joel is the First Artist to Perform Two Consecutive Years at Fenway Park

Billy Joel is no stranger to historic live performances. And now, the singer most associated with New York City is about to make history in Boston: the “Piano Man” will perform at Fenway Park on Thursday, July 16, becoming the first artist to play America’s most beloved ballpark in two consecutive years.

01/29/2015

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Alice Cooper & Tommy Lee Describe Budokan’s “Traffic Signal” for Crowd Control

Alice and Motley Crue drummer Tommy Lee both joined Chuck Nowlin on the phone Friday afternoon to talk about the tour and the interesting places they’ve played. They offered some unique insight into Tokyo’s iconic Nippon Budokan, commonly known as just “Budokan.”

01/23/2015

LOS ANGELES, CA - APRIL 18:  (L-R) Inductees Alex Lifeson, Neil Peart, and Geddy Lee pose in the press room at the 28th Annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on April 18, 2013 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)

Rush to Play the TD Garden on 40th Anniversary North American Tour

Rush have announced a 40th anniversary North American tour that will visit 34 cities throughout the continent starting this summer. Click through for more information on the “R40 LIVE” tour.

01/22/2015

LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 03:  (L-R) Musicians Stephen Stills, Graham Nash and David Crosby of Crosby, Stills and Nash perform at a "No On Proposition 32" concert at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on October 3, 2012 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Crosby, Stills & Nash To Play Boston on Spring Tour

Crosby, Stills and Nash announced Tuesday a Spring 2015 tour that brings the band to the Citi Performing Arts Center Wang Theatre on Tuesday, May 19. Tickets go on sale Friday, January 16 at 10AM via Live Nation.

01/13/2015

LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 28:  Steven Tyler and Joe Perry of Aerosmith performs on Day 1 of the Calling Festival at Clapham Common on June 28, 2014 in London, England.  (Photo by Ben A. Pruchnie/Getty Images)

Aerosmith Will Tour Again This Summer, Says Joe Perry

Aerosmith may not release new music in 2015 – but they will go on another summer tour, according to Joe Perry.

01/05/2015

Irish singer-songwriter Bono (2nd L) and his band U2 pose as they arrive for the Bambi awards on November 13, 2014 in Berlin. The Bambis are the main German media awards.     (AFP PHOTO / JOHN MACDOUGALL)

Official: U2 to Play 2 Nights at the TD Garden on 2015 World Tour

U2 has announced a 2015 world tour in support of their new album “Songs of Innocence”. They will play the TD Garden for two nights in July.

12/03/2014

November 18, 2014, Boston, MA:
The Green Monster scoreboard displays a message announcing a Foo Fighters concert at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts Tuesday, November 18, 2014.
(Photo by Billie Weiss/Boston Red Sox)

It’s Official: The Foo Fighters Are Playing Fenway Park Next Summer

The Foo Fighters have unveiled North American tour dates for 2015, and they’ve confirmed the rumors: they will perform at Fenway Park, for not one but two nights, as part of the “Beat the Bots” tour.

11/18/2014

NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 13:  Musician Dave Grohl of the Sound City Players performs at Hammerstein Ballroom on February 13, 2013 in New York City.  (Photo by Mike Lawrie/Getty Images)

Foo Fighters at Fenway? The Red Sox Website May Have Given It Away (UPDATE: They Totally Gave It Away)

The Red Sox may have spoiled the announcement of one of their biggest events of 2015. Are the Foo Fighters set to headline a show on the hallowed grounds of Fenway Park?

11/17/2014

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - NOVEMBER 13: Nick Mason with award for re-issue of the Year for Immersions at the Classic Rock Roll of Honour at The Roundhouse on November 13, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Jo Hale/Getty Images)

Nick Mason Backtracks, Says Pink Floyd Actually Does Have More Unreleased Material

After telling Karlson & McKenzie that Pink Floyd have “no other treasures in the vaults” to release, the band’s drummer and founding member now says there could still be more unreleased material on the way.

11/11/2014

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The Who Are Coming to Boston…NEXT Fall

The Who have announced their “The Who Turns 50!” tour, which spans across North America throughout 2015. And they are coming to Boston for a show at the TD Garden on October 29…of 2015.

10/10/2014

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