Ed Sheeran Tour And TV Dates In Support Of ‘x’ LP

Ed Sheeran x

Ed Sheeran announced a series of concerts in support of his upcoming second album “x”, pronounced “multiply”, which hits stores June 23rd via Atlantic. ‘x’ lead single ‘Sing’ is currently in rotation and in the top 10 at CHR/Pop radio outlets nationwide. Produced and co-written by Pharrell Williams, ‘Sing’ has amassed over to 7 million views and counting on YouTube. The official ‘Sing’ companion video is now in post-production, with a world premiere date to be announced shortly.

Sheeran will celebrate the release of ‘x’ with TV appearances that include a special live performance on the season finale of NBC’s ‘The Voice’ on Monday (May 20) at 8pm ET/PT (check local listings). The Grammy nominated artist is also slated to perform NBC’s ‘The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon’ on June 10th, and NBC’s TODAY Toyota Concert Series broadcast live from New York City’s Rockefeller Center on July 4th.

Sheeran’s recently announced plans for his first-ever North American headlining arena tour, which kicks off at Seattle’s WaMu Theater on August 21nd and then traveling through mid-September. Additional tour dates will be announced soon.

Ed Sheeran North American Tour 2014
Aug. 21 – Seattle, WA at WaMu Theater
Aug. 23 – Vancouver, BC at Ambleside Live
Aug. 29 – Las Vegas, NV at The Chelsea at the Cosmopolitan
Aug. 30 – Las Vegas, NV at The Chelsea at the Cosmopolitan
Aug. 31 – Glendale, AZ at Jobing.com Arena
Sept. 2 – Kansas City, MO at Sprint Center
Sept. 4 – Cleveland, OH at Wolstein Center
Sept. 8 – Philadelphia, PA at Wells Fargo Center
Sept. 9 – Boston, MA at Xfinity Center
Sept. 11 – Charlotte, NC at Time Warner Cable Arena
Sept. 12 – Atlanta, GA at The Arena at Gwinnett Center
Sept. 13 – Nashville, TN at Bridgestone Arena
Sept. 15 – Minneapolis, MN at Target Center
Sept. 16 – Chicago, IL at Allstate Arena
Sept. 18 – Toronto, ON at Air Canada Centre
*Additional Dates To Be Announced

Kina Grannis May Tour In Support Of ‘Elements’

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Kina Grannis announced that she’ll be heading on the road in support of her sophomore studio album ‘Elements’, performing for fans at a handful of intimate shows across North America in May. The tour kicks off with a hometown show at the Troubadour in Los Angeles on May 6th, the same day ‘Elements’ will be released. Subsequent stops include San Francisco, DC, New York City, Boston and Toronto, before she wraps up in Chicago on May 20th. The select dates will be the first time fans can hear ‘Elements’ live and will be the YouTube star’s first official headline run since the spring of 2012.

Kina Grannis Tour Dates:
May 6th at Troubadour in Los Angeles, CA
May 9th at Rickshaw Stop in San Francisco, CA
May 12th at Birchmere in Washington, DC
May 15th at Le Poisson Rouge in New York, NY
May 16th at Sinclair in Boston, MA
May 18th at Mod Club in Toronto, ON
May 20th at Space in Evanston, IL

Meg Myers Joining Broods For Spring Tour

Meg Myers 2014

Los Angeles based singer-songwriter Meg Myers is set to join New Zealand pop duo Broods on a spring tour kicking off April 24th at Larimer’s Lounge in Denver, Colorado, and continuing through mid-May. The second stop of the tour will be in Kansas City, MO for the KRBZ-presented Afentra’s Prom with CHVRCHES, Broods and Architects. Meg’s current single ‘Desire’ has been getting support from Kansas City’s alternative radio station KRBZ. In addition to the spring tour, Meg will also hit the stage at multiple festivals this summer, including New York City’s Governors Ball in June and Chicago’s Lollapalooza in August.

Meg Myers North American Tour Dates:
Supporting Broods on all dates except *
April 24 – Denver, CO at Larimer Lounge
April 25 – Kansas City, MO at 96.5 The Buzz Presents Afentra’s Prom*
April 26 – Chicago, IL at Schubas Tavern
April 30 – Brooklyn, NY at Music Hall of Williamsburg
May 2 – Washington, DC at U Street Music Hall
May 3 – Plano, TX at Suburbia Music Fest*
May 4 – Boston, MA at Great Scott
May 6 – Montreal, QC at Il Motore
May 7 – Toronto, ON at Underground at The Drake
May 9 – Vancouver, BC at The Media Club
May 10 – Seattle, WA at Barboza
May 13 – San Francisco, CA at The Independent
May 15 – Santa Ana, CA at The Observatory
June 8 – New York, NY – Governor’s Ball*
July 11,12,13 – Cincinnati, OH – Bunbury Festival*
August 1, 2, 3 – Chicago, IL – Lollapalooza*

Avicii Bows Out Of Ultra Festival With Stomach Pains

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Avicii checked in with fans on his Facebook with the following message:

“I’m really sorry but as some of you have already heard, I will not be playing Ultra Festival this weekend.

My fans know that I have had issues in the past with my stomach and pancreatitis… I woke up on Wednesday morning with serious pain but I flew to Miami anyway, hoping that it would go away. The pain was still there when I landed so I went straight to hospital. I was treated and left later that night.

Unfortunately, the pain came back yesterday afternoon and I returned to the hospital where they admitted me to stay overnight.

My doctors have decided to operate and remove my gall bladder tomorrow morning.

It’s a routine procedure and all going well, I expect to be fully recovered and back on my feet in time for my US True Tour.

Thanks for your concern everyone, it means a lot to me!”

– From Avicii

Oh Honey On Tour With American Authors, James Blunt

Oh Honey

Atlantic recording group Oh Honey, featuring singer/songwriter/musician Mitchy Collins and singer/songwriter/actress Danielle Bouchard, has announced promotional activity in support of their debut single ‘Be Okay’, which arrives at multi-format pop radio outlets nationwide on April 15th. The track is featured on the Brooklyn-based duo’s ‘With Love’ EP. Oh Honey will have tour dates with American Authors and Atlantic labelmate James Blunt, the latter of which is set to visit arenas, amphitheatres, and other large venues beginning April 23rd at Montreal’s Bell Centre. Check out the schedule below.

Oh Honey 2014 Tour Dates:
Mar. 26 – Santa Ana, CA at Soda Bar *
Mar. 28 – Los Angeles, CA at The Troubadour *
Mar. 30 – Carrboro, NC at Cat’s Cradle **
Mar. 31 – Charlotte, NC at Visulite Theatre **
Apr. 2 – Nashville, TN at Exit/In **
Apr. 3 – Cincinnati, OH at 20th Century Theatre **
Apr. 23 – Montreal, QC at Bell Centre ‡
Apr. 25 – Quebec City, QC at Colisee Pepsi Arena ‡
Apr. 26 – La Baie, QC at Theatre du Palais Municipal ‡
Apr. 27 – Sherbrooke, QC at Salle Maurice O’Bready ‡
Apr. 29 – Toronto, ON at Danforth Music Hall ‡
Apr. 30 – Toronto, ON at Danforth Music Hall ‡
May 2 – Atlantic City, NJ at The Music Box – Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa ‡
May 3 – Boston, MA at House of Blues ‡
May 5 – New York, NY at Webster Hall ‡
May 6 – New York, NY at Webster Hall ‡
May 8 – Atlanta, GA at Center Stage ‡
May 9 – Biloxi, MS at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino ‡
May 10 – Houston, TX at House of Blues ‡
May 12 – Denver, CO at Ogden Theatre ‡
May 14 – San Francisco, CA at The Fillmore ‡
May 17 – Reno, NV at Grand Theatre ‡
May 18 – Riverside, CA at Fox Performing Arts Center ‡
May 19 – Los Angeles, CA at The Belasco ‡
* w/The Kin & Finish Ticket
** w/American Authors
‡ w/James Blunt

Jason Mraz Acoustic Tour Dates

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Jason Mraz is set to hit the road on a brief acoustic tour, which kicks off Saturday (March 15) at Santa Cruz’s Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium, with stops along the west coast through the end of the month. The Atlantic recording artist will be joined by close friends, Los Angeles-based Raining Jane. Tickets for all dates are on sale now.

Jason Mraz Tour Dates With Special Guests Raining Jane
March 15 – Santa Cruz, CA at Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium
March 16 – Rohnert Park, CA at Green Music Center
March 17 – Sacramento, CA at Community Center Theater
March 19 – San Luis Obispo, CA at Christopher Cohan Center
March 26 – Fresno, CA at Saroyan Theatre
March 27 – Riverside, CA at Fox Theatre
March 29 – Eugene, OR at Silva Concert Hall
March 30 – Chico, CA at CSUC Laxson Auditorium
March 31 – Redding, CA at Cascade Theatre

Jessica Lea Mayfield U.S. Tour Dates

Jessica Lea Mayfield

Jessica Lea Mayfield is heading out on a nationwide U.S. tour this spring, including dates at New York’s Mercury Lounge and Cleveland’s Beachland Ballroom. Check out the tour interary below. The Kent, OH native is on the road in support of her upcoming album ‘Make My Head Sing…’ which will be released April 15th on ATO Records and is now available for pre-order with an instant download of the single, ‘I Wanna Love You.’

Jessica Lea Mayfield Tour Dates:
March 11-16 – Austin, TX at SXSW
April 22 – Pittsburgh, PA at Club Café
April 23 – Toronto, ON at The Garrison
April 24 – Montreal, QC at Divan Orange
April 25 – Boston, MA at Great Scott
April 26 – Brooklyn, NY at Rough Trade
April 28 – New York, NY at Mercury Lounge
April 29 – Philadelphia, PA at Johnny Brenda’s
April 30 – Washington, DC at Rock & Roll Hotel
May 1 – Asheville, NC at The Grey Eagle
May 2 – Nashville, TN at Mercy Lounge
May 3 – Atlanta, GA at The Earlat
May 5 – Louisville, KY at Zanzabar
May 6 – St. Louis, MO at Firebird
May 8 – St Paul, MN at Turf Club
May 9 – Chicago, IL at The Empty Bottle
May 10 – Cleveland, OH at Beachland Ballroom

Tegan And Sara Supporting Katy Perry On Fall Tour

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Tegan and Sara are confirmed as direct support for the third leg of Katy Perry’s North American tour, which kicks off September 9th in Vancouver, ending a month later in New Orleans on October 8th. In addition, the sisters will be a big part of Amnesty International’s Bringing Human Rights Home benefit concert at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York on February 5th with The Flaming Lips, Imagine Dragons, Lauryn Hill, Tegan and Sara, The Fray and more. In March, they’ll be cruising as part of Parahoy. The girls are also confirmed for Big Guava Music Festival in Tampa, Florida, Hangout Music Fest, Suburbia Music Festival, and Firefly Festival in Dover, Delaware this summer.

Confirmed Tegan & Sara Tour Dates:
Feb. 5 – Amnesty International’s Bringing Human Rights Home – Brooklyn, NY
Feb. 7 – Cleveland Masonic Auditorium – Cleveland, OH
Mar. 7 – Parahoy – Berry Islands, Bahamas
Mar. 8 – Parahoy – Berry Islands, Bahamas
Mar. 9 – Parahoy – Berry Islands, Bahamas
Mar. 10 – Parahoy – Berry Islands, Bahamas
Mar. 11 – Parahoy – Berry Islands, Bahamas
Mar. 14 – Coliseo De Puerto Rico – San Juan, PR
Apr. 5 – Club Skirts Dinah Shore – Palm Springs, CA
May 2-4 – Big Guava Music Festival – Tampa, FL
May 3-4 – Suburbia Music Festival – Plano, TX
May 16 & 18 – Hangout Music Fest – Gulf Shores, AL
June 19-21 – Firefly Festival – Dover, DE
Sept. 9 – Rogers Arena – Vancouver, BC*
Sept. 12 – Moda Center – Portland, OR*
Sept. 13 – Tacoma Dome – Tacoma, WA*
Sept. 16 – Honda Center – Anaheim, CA*
Sept. 19 – STAPLES Center – Los Angeles, CA*
Sept. 22 – SAP Center – San Jose, CA*
Sept. 25 – Jobing.com Arena – Glendale, AZ*
Sept. 26 – MGM Grand Garden Arena – Las Vegas, NV*
Sept. 29 – EnergySolutions Arena – Salt lake City, UT*
Sept. 30 – Pepsi Center – Denver, CO*
Oct. 2 – American Airlines Center – Dallas, TX*
Oct. 5 – FedEx Forum – Memphis, TN*
Oct. 6 – BOK Center – Tulsa, OK*
Oct. 8 – New Orleans Arena – New Orleans, LA*
*Prismatic Tour w/ Katy Perry

JoJo West Coast Mini Tour With Leah Labelle

JoJo sings on Uncapped

JoJo will be embarking on an intimate 6-city tour with special guest Leah Labelle of ‘American Idol’ fame. The beginning of October trek begins on the 1st in Tempe, Arizona, with west coast stops in Los Angeles, Oakland, Sacramento, Portland and Seattle. Check out the dates and venues below.

Oct. 1 – Club Red in Tempe
Oct. 3 – Tru in Los Angeles
Oct. 4 – Grand Live in Oakland
Oct. 5 – The Assembly in Sacramento
Oct. 8 – Alhambra in Portland
Oct. 9 – The Crocodile in Seattle

Charli XCX To Support Paramore On UK Tour

Charli XCX 2013

21-year-old Charlotte Aitchison, aka Charli XCX, is set to hit the road with Paramore on their UK arena headline tour, which kicks off in September. This means her scheduled North American fall headline tour will be postponed until the end of October/November, 2013.

“I’m very happy to have been asked to support Paramore on their UK tour,” Charli said. “I’ve never really done shows in the UK outside of London before so it’s going to be something different and kind of scary for me. Of course I am really, truly so so sorry to everyone who got tickets to my US shows, as now I will have to reschedule those dates and I hate the fact that I will have let lots of people down. It’s weird, I always feel strangely at home when I play shows in America and the fans I have out there are literally the best, most killer fans in the world. I’m upset that you guys are going to be disappointed and annoyed at me, as I really did have big things planned for this tour, so it’s very sad. I’m working really hard to reschedule the dates right now and all I can promise you is that the shows will be even bigger and better than anything I’ve ever done before.”

Charli XCX Tour Dates:
*9/20-9/28 supporting Paramore except
Aug. 25 – Reading, UK at Reading Festival
Sept. 20 – Manchester, UK at Manchester MEN Arena
Sept. 21 – Cardiff, UK at Cardiff Arena
Sept. 3 – Birmingham, UK at Birmingham LG Arena
Sept. 24 – Nottingham, UK at Nottingham Capital FM Arena
Sept. 27 – London, UK at TBC
Sept. 28 – London, UK at TBC
Oct. 5 – Vienna, Austria at Waves Vienna Festival*
Oct. 27 – Las Vegas, NV at Vegas Festival
Nov. 30 – London, UK at London Islington Academy