Bruce Springsteen, Nick Cave, Bono have all paid tribute to Shane MacGowan.
Quick Glance: Prominent Tribute to Shane MacGowan
- Bruce Springsteen pays tribute to former Pogues frontman Shane MacGowan
- Nick Cave and Bono also honor the former Pogues frontman
- Victoria Mary Clarke shared a photo of Springsteen and MacGowan from Dublin
- Nick Cave recalls MacGowan's 60th birthday celebration and their performance together
Taylor Swift's wildly popular tour brought in $1.04 billion, with 4.35 million tickets sold ...
Quick Glance: Taylor Swift's 'Eras Tour' Breaks $1 Billion Mark
- According to Pollstar's 2023 year-end charts, Taylor Swift's Eras Tour is the first tour to cross the billion-dollar mark.
- Swift's Eras Tour was not only the No. 1 tour worldwide and in North America, but she also brought in an incredible $1.04 billion and sold 4.35 million tickets across 60 tour dates.
Quick Glance: Bruce Springsteen postpones remaining 2023 tour
- Bruce Springsteen is postponing the remainder of his tour with the E Street Band until 2024.
- An announcement regarding all rescheduled dates will be made next week, with the shows taking place as planned.
More and more musicians are parting with all or parts of their song rights. Now pop star Katy Perry ...
For an estimated $225 million
Quick Glance: Katy Perry reportedly earns $225m from selling her music catalog
- The sale includes all five albums Perry released for Capitol Records.
- It is the biggest catalog deal for a single artist this year.
- Litmus now owns Perry's stake in the master recordings and publishing rights.
- The acquisition of music rights is a booming business, with artists foregoing future royalties for upfront, nine-figure sums.
Quick Glance: Bruce Springsteen postpones concerts due to gastrointestinal condition
- Bruce Springsteen is postponing his remaining concerts in September with the E Street Band due to a gastrointestinal condition.
- The musician, 73, shared on his verified Instagram account that he is being treated for symptoms of peptic ulcer disease and his medical advisors recommend postponing the rest of his September shows.
- According to the Cleveland Clinic, peptic ulcer disease occurs when open sores form in the stomach or first part of the small intestine.
- Springsteen and the E Street Band had eight remaining concerts scheduled through the end of September, including one on Thursday in Syracuse.
Quick Glance: Jann Wenner removed from Rock & Roll Hall of Fame board
- Jann Wenner, co-founder of Rolling Stone, has been removed from the Board of Directors of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Foundation.
- The Hall of Fame did not provide a reason for this decision.
- Wenner previously made derogatory remarks about black and female musicians.
- Wenner could not be reached for comment on his removal.
Springsteen simply runs on a different motor than ...
Review: Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band at Wrigley Field
Quick Glance: Review: Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band Rock Wrigley Field
- Springsteen and Co. showcase what a band can achieve through hard work and decades of chemistry.
- Led by drummer Max Weinberg and bassist Garry W. Tallent, the E Street Band delivers a powerful performance.
- They present a diverse setlist, ranging from powerful rock anthems to emotional ballads.
- An unforgettable concert experience with Springsteen's charismatic stage presence.
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