Hot Events: December 12, 2019
Motley Crue - Five years after vowing they were absolutely, positively, even legally finished with touring, the guys in Motley Crue will be playing American stadiums next summer. Capping weeks of rumors and leaks, the band formally announced it'll be hitting the road with co-headliner Def Leppard and fellow rockers Poison and Joan Jett.
Hillsong Worship - Hillsong Worship has announced their U.S. run of the “Awake Tour”. The Christian music group known for their praise and worship sounds, will be Joined by special guests Kari Jobe and Cody Carnes during their 28-city run.
Maroon 5 - Maroon 5 may or may not move like Mick Jagger, but the Los Angeles-based band will be in near-constant motion for at least several months next year. The group, led by lead singer and former “The Voice” TV show judge Adam Levine, will kick off its 2020 North American amphitheater and stadium tour May 30 at North Island Credit Union Amphitheatre in Chula Vista, just south of San Diego. The 41-show itinerary stretches through mid-September and includes stadium shows in Chicago (June 13 at Wrigley Field), Boston (June 24 at Fenway Park), New York (June 25 at Citi Field), Los Angeles (Aug. 21 at Banc of California Stadium) and Pennsylvania (Sept. 5 at Hersheypark Stadium).
Alanis Morissette - Alanis Morissette has unveiled plans to take her breakthrough 1995 album Jagged Little Pill on the road for a full North American tour next summer. In 2020, the much-beloved album, which skyrocketed her career thanks to hits such as You Oughta Know, Hand in My Pocket and Ironic, turns 25 years old. The 31-date anniversary trek kicks off on June 2, in Portland, Ore., and concludes in Nashville, Tenn., on July 25. Along the way, Morissette will play a headlining show at the Budweiser Stage in Toronto.
Chris Stapleton - Chris Stapleton confirmed a series of 2020 tour dates scheduled for March and April. Stapleton will once again hit the road in leading the “All-American Road Show” with Jamey Johnson, The Marcus King Band and Yola among support. The first series of 2020 “All-American Road Show” dates will take place in Texas. Jamey Johnson and Yola open for Stapleton at the American Bank Center in Corpus Christi on March 11 and the Frank Erwin Center in Austin on March 12. Then, Chris’ March 14 concert at Arlington’s Globe Life Field featuring Willie Nelson & Family, Jamey Johnson and Yola will be the first event at the new home of Major League Baseball’s Texas Rangers.
Fiesta Bowl - The Fiesta Bowl, one of two College Football Semifinals, will showcase Ohio State vs. Clemson. And now, the matchup is officially sold out, the Bowl’s Twitter account noted. The game will be played on December 28, 2019, and kickoff is set for 8 pm EST. You know this means nothing to Joe, and we have your tickets!
Peach Bowl - The LSU Tigers are coming back to Atlanta. Their impressive win over Georgia in the SEC Championship game here Saturday earned the Tigers the No. 1 seed in the College Football Playoff, and they will face No. 4 Oklahoma in a semifinal in the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl at Mercedes-Benz Stadium. Don’t miss this match up!
NCAA Football National Championship - College Football Playoff National Championship in New Orleans will happen on Jan. 13, 2020. Do not miss this event!
NCAA March Madness – Yes, already! College basketball is back in action and March Madness will be just that, madness. The Final Four will take place in Atlanta this year.
Frozen on Broadway - Disney's 2013 Oscar-winning film comes to Broadway, a full-length stage work told in two acts—the first and only incarnation of the tale that expands upon and deepens its indelible plot and themes through new songs and story material from the film’s creators, including Kristen Anderson-Lopez (Up Here, Winnie the Pooh, In Transit), EGOT-winner Robert Lopez (Avenue Q, The Book of Mormon, Up Here), and Jennifer Lee (Zootopia, Wreck-It Ralph). In fact, this new stage production features more than twice as much music as the film.