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  • JAY Z Is Bringing His Made In America Festival To L.A.

    JAY Z Is Bringing His Made In America Festival To L.A.

    jayzamerica3 ◄ Back Next ► Picture 1 of 3 LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Budweiser Made in America music festival is coming to Los Angeles, but who is performing and how the city will manage the two-day concert are still mysteries. Jay Z and Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti held a news conference Wednesday to announce the music festival, which is planned for Labor Day weekend and will be held simultaneously with one in Philadelphia. They did not announce the […]

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  • Raekwon & Jay Electronica To Headline 2014 Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival

    Raekwon & Jay Electronica To Headline 2014 Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival

    Spotted on XXL: Last night, Brooklyn Bodega held the kickoff announcement party for the 10th anniversary of their Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival, where they announced that Raekwon and Jay Electronica would be the two major headliners at this year’s fest. Rae and Jay will also be joined by Joey Bada$$, CJ Fly and Pro Era, which Brooklyn Bodega Executive Director Wes Jackson compared to the early Wu-Tang Clan. This year’s festival will take place from July 9-14, with the major performances […]

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  • EVENT: Cam’ron Coming To London In June; Skepta To Support

    EVENT: Cam’ron Coming To London In June; Skepta To Support

    Cam’ron will be coming to The Forum in Kentish Town on 3rd June, and will be supported by none other than Boy Better Know frontman Skepta. The event will also be hosted by Capital XTRA’s Manny Norté….you can lock in your tickets here or here.

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  • Sam Smith Announces ‘In The Lonely Hour’ Tour

    Sam Smith Announces ‘In The Lonely Hour’ Tour

    Following the release of In The Lonely Hour (released 26th May), Sam Smith will be going on a UK tour to promote the project. The stops begin in Glasgow in October, leading up to London the following month.

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  • LINE-UP: Power 106′s PowerHouse 2014

    LINE-UP: Power 106′s PowerHouse 2014

    YG, Nicki Minaj, ScHoolboy Q, Trey Songz, Wiz Khalifa, Sage The Gemini, Childish Gambino & Juicy J (and even more, we’re sure) will be converging at the Honda Center stage for Power 106′s 2014 PowerHouse concert. You can check out the preview clip up top.

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  • LINEUP/DETAILS: Mad Decent Block Party 2014

    LINEUP/DETAILS: Mad Decent Block Party 2014

    mdbp1 ◄ Back Next ► Picture 1 of 2 The label that Diplo built has revealed the massive lineup for this year’s Mad Decent Block Party, which kicks off at Ft. Lauderdale in July, ending in Canada in December. Artists to appear range from Chance The Rapper, OutKast (!) and A$AP Ferg all the way to Flume, Elliphant, Flux Pavillion, Fatboy Slim and even Diplo himself (expect constant shifts and changes depending on which tour stop). You can get your […]

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  • CHECK OUT: Capital XTRA & Barclaycard’s Music Potential 2014

    CHECK OUT: Capital XTRA & Barclaycard’s Music Potential 2014

    Capital XTRA’s Music Potential in Partnership with Barclaycard is back for 2014. If you are aged between 16 and 25, not currently working or studying and have a passion for the music and the creative industries then GET INVOLVED with Capital XTRA’s Music Potential. With opportunities available to build your skills and confidence as well as take part in valuable work experience, develop unique one to one professional industry mentoring relationships, apply for paid apprenticeships and gain recognised qualifications, Capital […]

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  • Kanye West Set To Headline Outside Lands Festival

    Kanye West Set To Headline Outside Lands Festival

    Kanye West will be headling the Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival in San Francisco, which is set to go down from August 8th to the 10th. Tickets go on sale on Thursday at 10am. Check out the full line up here.

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  • Future & The Roots Added To This Year’s BET Experience

    Future & The Roots Added To This Year’s BET Experience

    From the Los Angeles Times: Future and the Roots are the latest additions to the 2014 BET Experience. The sing-songy Atlanta rapper and the Philly hip-hop band will headline late-night concerts during the three-day festival slated for June, the Black Entertainment Television network announced Tuesday. Like last year’s inaugural BET Experience, the late-night shows will be anchored at Club Nokia in Los Angeles and preceded by comedy shows. The Club Nokia gigs will be late enough in the evening so […]

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  • LINEUP: 2014 Lovebox Festival; Nas Added Alongside M.I.A., Chase And Status & More

    LINEUP: 2014 Lovebox Festival; Nas Added Alongside M.I.A., Chase And Status & More

    UPDATE: Big news — Nas will now appear at this year’s Lovebox Festival as a headliner. Boom. **************************************** Lovebox is going to be huge this year. On the 18th and 19th July of this year, the festival — which takes place in East London’s Victoria Park, will be headlined by Chase & Status (Friday) and M.I.A. (Saturday), along with a LOT of other great artists. You can see the huge (and still growing!) lineup below. Tickets are available here and […]

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  • Future Reveals ‘Honest’ Tour Dates

    Future Reveals ‘Honest’ Tour Dates

    Future will be hitting the road in May for his first headlining tour in support of his new album Honest. The 45-city tour begin in Milwaukee and concludes in Toronto. Check out the tour dates below. 5/22 Milwaukee, WI- The Rave 5/24 Des Moines,IA- Val Air Ballroom 5/25 Chicago, IL- Concord Music Hall 5/26 St. Louis, MO- The Ambassador 5/27 Columbus, OH- Newport Music Hall 5/28 Cleveland, OH -House Of Blues 5/29 Detroit, MI- Crofoot 5/30 Rochester, NY TBA 5/31 […]

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  • Little Dragon Announces North American Tour Dates

    Little Dragon Announces North American Tour Dates

    Little Dragon will be touring the States (with a stop in Canada) to promote their forthcoming effort Nabuma Rubberband (backed by the success of the single ‘Klapp Klapp’), released 13th May. You can check out the dates below. 4/10 – Roseland Theatre (Soul’d Out Music Festival) – Portland, OR 4/13 – Coachella 2014 – Indio, CA 4/16 – Pappy & Harriet’s – Joshua Tree, CA 4/20 – Coachella 2014 – Indio, CA 5/10 – Toronto, ON – Canadian Music Week […]

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  • Tamar Braxton Announces ‘Love And War’ Tour Dates

    Tamar Braxton Announces ‘Love And War’ Tour Dates

    While the first several dates you see above will be as an opening act for R. Kelly (which might actually serve as the better tour stops, if you ask me), Tamar Braxton is still, in effect, headlining her newly-minted Love And War tour. The trek kicks off April 18th in Montgomery, AL. Get your tickets here.

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  • UPCOMING EVENT: Rick Ross At Roundhouse

    UPCOMING EVENT: Rick Ross At Roundhouse

    This May, Rick Ross is coming to Camden’s Roundhouse as part of his Mastermind European Tour. Tickets are on sale now (links below). Roundhouse – Ticketmaster – Ticketweb

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  • Danity Kane Announces ‘No Filter’ Tour

    Danity Kane Announces ‘No Filter’ Tour

    I am admittedly surprised that Diddy hasn’t stopped this movement yet. The now-foursome will be heading on tour in May, and fans can check out the promo above along with the dates below. May 16 – San Francisco, CA – The Fillmore May 18 – Anaheim, CA – The Grove of Anaheim May 21 – Chicago, IL – House of Blues May 22 – St. Louis, MO – The Pageant May 23 – Cincinnati, OH – Bogarts May 24 – […]

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  • Dom Kennedy Announces London Show

    Dom Kennedy Announces London Show

    On Monday, 1st April, Dom Kennedy is coming to London’s Garage venue, and will be supported by Strong Arm Steady’s Krondon and hometown artist Negash Ali. Get your tickets here.

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  • Hudson Mohawke Announces World Tour

    Hudson Mohawke Announces World Tour

    According to Earmilk, HudMo will be setting out on a “world tour” starting next Friday, with a bunch of destinations in North America and Europe.  Check out the tour dates below, the tour goes on until August. Hudson Mohawke 2014 Tour Dates: 04/04 – Warsaw, PL @ T-Mobile Electronic Beats Festival 04/05 – Stockholm, SE @ AKA Presents 04/11 – Milan, IT @ Elita Festival 04/25 – Rotterdam, NL @ Perron 04/26 – Bristol, UK @ WLTP 05/02 – Paris, […]

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  • King Los Announces North American Tour

    King Los Announces North American Tour

    After some fact-checking, it looks like King Los is hitting the road in support of Kid Ink for Skype’s Ones to Watch tour. Nonetheless, you will be able to see the Baltimore emcee in action following the release of his latest project, Zero Gravity 2. You can check out the dates below. April 4th – San Francisco, CA – The Fillmore April 6th – Hollywood, CA – House Of Blues Sunset April 7th – San Diego, CA – House Of […]

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  • FULL LINEUP: TDE To Takeover This Year’s Pitchfork Festival

    FULL LINEUP: TDE To Takeover This Year’s Pitchfork Festival

    I say that in the header because 4 TDE artists — Kendrick Lamar (headlining), ScHoolboy Q, Isaiah Rashad & SZA — are scheduled to take the stage on 2 out of the 3 days, and you can be almost sure that the remaining Black Hippy members will be close by. In addition, Kelela, FKA Twigs, Danny Brown, Beck, Pusha T, Hudson Mohawke and many more will be present…you can check out the full lineup below and lock in your tickets […]

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  • Stalley Feat. Crystal Torres – Long Way Down (Video); Announces Ohio Tour

    Stalley Feat. Crystal Torres – Long Way Down (Video); Announces Ohio Tour

    Above is the latest visual from Stalley for ‘Long Way Down’, which is taken from Honest Cowboy; below, the official dates for his No Place Like Home tour (tickets can be found here), of which he will be spending the next month (plus a date in May) touring his home state of Ohio.

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  • Ty Dolla $ign Announces ‘Beach House’ Tour

    Ty Dolla $ign Announces ‘Beach House’ Tour

    Next month, Ty Dolla $ign will be taking the West Coast by storm to continue his promo for his Beach House EP. You can check out the dates above or below. April 29 – Fresno, CA – Strummers April 30 – Santa Cruz, CA – The Catalyst – Main May 1 – Oakland, CA – The New Parish May 2 – Sacramento, CA – Ace of Spades May 4 – Chico, CA – Senator Theatre May 5 – Eugene, OR […]

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  • Eminem & Rihanna Announce Dates For Their ‘Monster’ Tour…

    Eminem & Rihanna Announce Dates For Their ‘Monster’ Tour…

    …of which there are only 3 4. Hopefully, you don’t live too far….check out the dates below and get your tickets here when they go on sale March 29th at 10am (Facebook and Live Nation users can purchase earlier, on the 22nd and 27th of March, respectively). August 7 – Los Angeles, CA – Rose Bowl August 16 – East Rutherford, NJ – MetLife Stadium August 22 – Detroit, MI – Comerica Park August 23 – Detroit, MI – Comerica […]

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  • LINEUP: Reading & Leeds Festival 2014

    LINEUP: Reading & Leeds Festival 2014

    Spotted on the Independent, but let me first say this: I’m looking forward to attending the festival off of Giggs alone (he will be headlining the BBC 1Xtra stage during the event)….now on to the main story: Queens of the Stone Age and Paramore have been announced as Reading and Leeds Festivals’ third and fourth headliners, joining the already confirmed Arctic Monkeys and Blink 182.

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  • JETSETDC: Young Scooter For Cafe Asia Fridays

    JETSETDC: Young Scooter For Cafe Asia Fridays

    Young Scooter is finally making an appearance at Cafe Asia March 21st, performing live for his birthday bash. There won’t be a blizzard around to stop this event.

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  • Action Bronson Announces UK Tour Dates

    Action Bronson Announces UK Tour Dates

    Get ready folks, the Blue Chips II tour is coming to the UK. You can check out the dates up top and get your tickets here.

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  • JAY Z & Kanye West To Kick Off Samsung SXSW Concert Series

    JAY Z & Kanye West To Kick Off Samsung SXSW Concert Series

    Mashable got word that Jay Z & Kanye West will be headling the first of four SXSW concerts this week, courtesy of Samsung. The specific locations will not be announced until the day of each show. Here’s how to get access: Samsung plans to distribute concert wristbands only to owners of Galaxy devices with the newly launched ad-free radio service called Milk Music downloaded on their devices. They can pick up their wristbands at the Galaxy Experience pop-up location at 2nd […]

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  • Kanye West Announces G.O.O.D. Music x SXSW

    Kanye West Announces G.O.O.D. Music x SXSW

    Kanye West just announced the G.O.O.D. Music x SXSW show that will take place on March 12th at Brazos Hall, presented by Yahoo. Check out the lineup below.

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  • VIDEO: Advert For Big Narstie & Co.’s BDL Tour

    VIDEO: Advert For Big Narstie & Co.’s BDL Tour

    The BDL Tour kicks off in March with Big Narstie, JME, Meridian Dan, Chronik, Benny Banks, Big H, Prez T, Milli Major, Black The Ripper, D Power & many more and DJ’s Cameo, True Tiger, Logan Sama, Big Mikee, Caspa C, Grandmixxer & Amy Becker bringing you the heat from behind the decks in London, Leeds & Birmingham On the 28th, 29th and 31st of March 2014. – TGR

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  • YG Announces ‘My Krazy Life’ Tour

    YG Announces ‘My Krazy Life’ Tour

    YG’s debut album My Krazy Life is set to drop on March 18th via Def Jam, and to help support his album, he will be on going on tour beginning at the end of March. Check out the dates below. 3/29 – Syracuse, NY – Syracuse University 4/4 – Tuscaloosa, AL – Lambda Chi 4/10 – Grambling, LA – Grambling State University 4/12 – Elizabeth City, NC – Elizabeth City University 4/13 – Atlanta, GA – Masquerade 4/16 – Dallas, […]

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  • LINEUP: Soundset Festival 2014

    LINEUP: Soundset Festival 2014

    Every state has its day, and on May 25th, the party goes down in Minnesota. Hometown heroes Atmosphere will be headlining this year’s Soundset Festival, which also includes higher profile artists Nas (who is celebrating the 20th anniversary of Illmatic), Wiz Khalifa, Ab-Soul, 2 Chainz, Chance The Rapper, Earlwolf (Earl Sweatshirt & Tyler The Creator), Pusha T, Cypress Hill and a lot more. The event will be hosted by Sway, Brother Ali and J. Pratt and tickets go on sale […]

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