Concerts

I was just in Chicago!!

Chicago to host Farm Aid’s 20th anniversary benefit show The Chicago area will be the site of the 20th anniversary Farm Aid concert, co-founders Willie Nelson and John Mellencamp announced Monday (7/11). This year’s show is set to take place […]

It was a good performance of the song!

McCartney Makes History with “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band” Sir Paul McCartney’s “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band” performance with U2, which kicked off Live 8 in London Saturday, was the first time the former Beatle had ever played […]

It should be a series of great shows! I don’t know if they will change the world, but they will be great shows!!

Watching Live 8: TV, Web, Mobile Options Dozens of artists are poised to perform on stages around the world during Saturday’s (July 2nd) Live 8 concerts. In the United States, if you’re not planning to attend the show in Philadelphia, […]

Welcome, Neil!!

Live 8: Moscow Joins Roster, Young To Play Canada Live 8 has added a concert in Moscow’s Red Square, ensuring that all of the G8 industrialized nations will be represented at Saturday’s (July 2) event. At deadline, the only act […]

CBC Radio is carrying it as well!

ABC to broadcast Live 8 concert special LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – ABC television has locked up U.S. broadcast rights for the upcoming worldwide series of Live 8 concerts for African debt relief, with plans to air two hours of highlights […]

Live 8 update!

Live 8 Adds Philly Acts, Inks DVD Deal Alicia Keys, Toby Keith, Josh Groban and the Black Eyed Peas have been added to the lineup for the Philadelphia edition of Live 8. They join previously confirmed acts such as Stevie […]

If I was still in high school the lineup would be awesome!!!

Live 8 organizer defends lineup for Canadian concert Canadian Live 8 organizer Michael Cohl shot back Wednesday at critics who are complaining that the lineup for the July 2 concert in Barrie, Ont., is rife with has-beens. “These are our […]

Congratulations?

Barrie wins Canadian Live 8 concert After several weeks of rumours and speculation, organizers have announced Barrie, Ont., as the location of the upcoming Canadian Live 8 concert. Concert promoter Michael Cohl, who was recently inducted into Canada’s Walk of […]

Here’s to a better lineup that what is rumoured!!

Race Against Time Toronto will definitely host the Canadian leg of the Live8 show. The question now is where. Concert creator Bob Geldof has confirmed the G.T.A. has been added to the list of cities staging one of the worldwide […]

I am sure I won’t be the first to write this, but the lineups look “Gr8”!

All-star lineup unveiled for Live 8 LONDON (AP) — London’s Hyde Park, Circus Maximus in Rome and the Philadelphia Museum of Art are among the venues for Live 8, a series of concerts being organized by Bob Geldof, the driving […]