TAG: CONCERT

EXCLUSIVE: TOP EVENT PROMOTERS MOVE FROM TRADITIONAL ADVERTISING TO SOCIAL MEDIA INFLUENCERS

The internet has over time almost made traditional marketing a thing of the past, much like the abandoned factories in Detroit. Showbiz Spy interviewed some of the top event promoters from all over the world about how the advertising arena is changing. The one that stood out to us was of course the largest in the industry Live Nation. Live Nation: "It really comes down to your audience... if you are trying to target people in the age group of let's say 21-35 years old via traditional marketing like (newspaper, television, billboards and radio) you are simply wasting your time and...

LIVE NATION BEING SUED BY PARENTS OF DAUGHTER THAT OVERDOSED ON MOLLY?!

Live Nation is now in the middle of a nasty lawsuit that could cost them several millions if found negligent. 22 year old Roxanne Ngo died from extreme de-hydration and heart failure, after popping some 'Molly' (MDMA, Ecstasy) at 'Hard Fest 2016' held at the auto club speedway in Fontana, CA. Now this would not be news any other time with someone OD'ing on a party drug at a concert, as it happens all the time. However, the parents of the victim are claiming that Live Nation is responsible due to lack of H20 areas that could have hydrated and saved...

DAM MUSIC FESTIVAL EVENT IN SMALL TOWN KANSAS GETS CRAZY TURNOUT

Music festivals are not easy to pull off, and normally the first year of those events lose money. However, the most recent Dam Music Festival event held in a small Kansas town called ElDorado had a turnout that have many event organizers around the country turning their heads. The 1st annual Dam Fest Music Festival (Oasis Productions, LLC) had talent show up like Lynyrd Skynyrd, Hank Williams Jr., Granger Smith, Gretchen Wilson and many more. The festival also landed strong local sponsors like Pepsi, Bud Light, Allstate, IHeart Radio, Red Bull and Wichita.com to name just a few. According to the...

‘PANDA’ DESIIGNER SAYS THE POLICE TRIED TO EVEN MAKE UP CHARGES AFTER ARREST IN POLICE STATION

The "Panda" rapper still made a concert after his arrest on gun and drug charges that could have landed him in prison for 5-10 years. His legal team of Stacey Richman and Ian Niles say "it's an outrage he was charged with carrying a loaded gun, when no gun was ever found and he never had one in the SUV. A driver of another car told cops Desiigner had a gun, and they took it at face value. His legal team goes on to explain it is equally indignant over the drug charges, saying: "all of the...

RIHANNA CANCELS SATURDAY CONCERT IN NICE AFTER THURSDAY TERROR ATTACK

Rihanna was in Nice during the attack on Thursday, but is said to be fine. Her concert however has been officially canceled: Due to the tragic events in #Nice, my concert scheduled for tomorrow July 15 at Allianz Stadium will not be going ahead as planned.  Our thoughts are with the victims and their families ? A photo posted by badgalriri (@badgalriri) on Jul 14, 2016 at 8:12pm PDT At least 84 people have died, including children, after a lorry slammed through a crowd celebrating Bastille Day in the southern French city of Nice. The driver plowed...

BREAKING: AEROSMITH’S JOE PERRY COLLAPSES ON STAGE AND RUSHED TO HOSPITAL!

Just a few hours ago Joe Perry posted a picture of himself warming up for a show at the famed Coney Island Boardwalk. Perry was performing Sunday night with Johnny Depp and the Hollywood Vampires at the Ford Amphitheater when Perry collapsed on stage and was rushed to a nearby hospital. Video from the venue posted on Instagram shows Perry stumble off the stage. According to the post he went behind the stage and collapsed. Perry apparently went into cardiac arrest but is now in stable condition. We’ll continue to keep you posted as the story develops. Video of collapse ...

Meat Loaf Collapses On Stage In The Middle Of His Performance

Meat Loaf collapses in front of a crowd of fans during his performance in Edmonton, Canada.  Crowd gets intense in the video as he lay motionless.  The 68 year old singer collapsed during his performance of "I would Do Anything For Love" We will keep you up to date as this story unfolds   https://youtu.be/jPNd4N6uuAQ    

Former Voice Contestant Christina Grimmie Killed While Signing Autographs After Concert

RIP - Christina Grimmie March 12, 1994 – June 11, 2015 Christina Grimmie, 22, was shot Friday night during a fan meet and greet after her Orlando, Florida concert. The identity of the shooter is unknown at this time. Grimmie had just finished performing at Orlando’s Plaza Live with the band “Before You Exit.” They were signing autographs after the show when Grimmie was shot. Earlier today Grimmie posted her last tweet. She posted a short video inviting fans to come to her concert. Sadly, that would be her last show. ORLANDO!! Come out to the show tonight at the Plaza Live!...

Rage Against The Machine: Mystery Site And Promotion Products Have Fans Drooling *Bad News Though*

One of the best bands ever, 'Rage Against The Machine' are being super secretive with what is coming soon, but from what we have been able to gather the plans will include Public Enemy and Cypress Hill members. According to the countdown on the bands official site (Profits Of Rage) we only have a little over a week before the all the details are reveled. On the new website, if you enter your email, you receive a message that says: “Clear the way for the prophets of rage,” which is a Public Enemy lyric from the song “Prophets of Rage.”...

Motley Crue: The End Has Been Announced For real this time… No really… Seriously

For just one day on June 14th, 2016 at 7pm we can all witness the very last show of Motley Crue playing at the Staples Center on December 31st, 2015. The last show will be playing in select theaters across the US. Audiences will be able to see behind the scenes of this historic show. Tickets go on sale on May 13th online or by visiting FathomEvents.com. Out giddy spies reached out to Motley Crue to ask about future possible performances. Motley Crue's reps told us, "Motley Crue: The End is really the...

RIP PRINCE 57 FOUND DEAD AT PAISLEY PARK COMPOUND INFLUENZA SAID TO BE CAUSE OF DEATH

Oh god, we have lost one of the best artists that have ever lived! Prince has officially been confirmed dead at the young age of 57 after his body was discovered at the Paisley Park compound, where he had a place to record and sleep there. As we previously reported, he had gotten sick and had to make an emergency landing. However, got back on and went to preform at the concert against Dr. orders. There is rumors that there was an underlining condition that was not publicly known, and as of now foul play is being ruled out. However, all we...

UPDATE: Prince Doing Fine, Releasing New Music, And Thanking Fans

As we reported earlier, Prince was hospitalized early Friday morning. The hospitalization had fans in frenzy because his plane had to make an emergency landing for him to receive care. Turns out, Prince was only hospitalized for a few hours as he continues to fight off the remains of the flu. Early Saturday morning in celebration for the prayers and well wishes Prince announced a surprise that night at Paisley park. 2 GIVE THANX 4 THE GOOD WEATHER AND 4 ALL THE LOVE AND SUPPORT... pic.twitter.com/PEcHzLnYvc— Prince (@prince) April 16, 2016 Those that attended the Paisley Park Party adhered to a...

CONFIRMED: PRINCE WAS HOSPITALIZED AFTER HIS PLANE MADE AN EMERGENCY LANDING!

Here's what we know about Prince's hospitalization this morning. According to funkatopia.com Last night, April 14, 2016, Prince, 57, performed 2 shows at 7pm and 10pm at The Fox Theatre in downtown Atlanta, Ga. The shows were originally scheduled for April 7, but were postponed because Prince had the flu. There was no sign of Prince being illness during his performances. It was noted that Prince, gave two incredible performances with each showing having 3 encores! The show ended between 11:30 and midnight. After the show, Prince got on a plane and felt considerably worse, so his plane made...

GUNS N’ ROSES HEADLINES COACHELLA 2016 – EVERYTHING YOU WANT TO KNOW!

Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival is a festival where music and fashion meet in the middle of the southern California desert for two weekends every April. This year’s festival begins Friday April 15, 2016. Coachella is held at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, CA. The venue was first used by Pearl Jam to boycott venues using Ticketmaster. The tradition of rockin’ out in the desert will continue this year with headliners Guns N’ Roses. It’s not cheap to see the legendary rockers and the many other performers. Festival goers pay $399 for a general admission wristband....

KANYE WEST THE LIFE OF PABLO ALBUM FINALLY TO RELEASE OUTSIDE OF TIDAL

Finally Kanye West's new album 'The Life Of Pablo' is set to hit all major streaming services by midnight Friday according to Def Jam management. Def Jam added that the release will be a continuous process and that in the months to come, Kanye will release new updates, new versions and new iterations of the album. Record reports state the album has been streamed 400+ million times globally on Tidal, which would equal about 267,000 albums sold, making it the top-selling hip-hop album of 2016 so far. Kanye West originally stated that the album would never be released outside of Tidal a...

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