Jonas Brothers Tour with Demi Lovato in July

Jonas Brothers

The Jonas Brothers have just announced dates for a summer tour set to kick off in July!
The massive tour will cover cities in North America, Europe, and Latin America.
The popular trio have stayed very busy the last couple of years, releasing two number one albums and filming the Disney Channel series, “Jonas.” Somehow, they still found time to star in the upcoming Disney movie, “Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam.”
The set list for the tour will feature the soon-to-be released soundtrack  from the movie, along with songs from their current hit album, Lines, Vines and Trying Times. The tour will also showcase the talents of Jonas Brothers’ movie co-star, Demi Lovato. Continue reading

Miranda Lambert Tours Through August

Miranda Lambert

Country music’s Female Vocalist of the Year, Miranda Lambert, is currently touring in promotion of her 2009 studio release, Revolution. This is Lambert’s latest of three consecutive records to debut at number one. Revolution produced her first number one single, “White Liar,” and earned the Academy of Country Music’s album of the year award.

Lambert realized her dream at an early age. She began writing music, and performing in local talent shows at the age of nine, but the talent show that gained her the most attention was in 2003. At nineteen, Lambert competed in the television game show, Nashville Star, where she finished in third place. She signed to a recording label that same year, and quickly eclipsed her former competition. Continue reading

Canucks Face Blackhawks in Semifinal

Canucks vs. Blackhawks
Canucks vs. Blackhawks

The suspense ended as the Chicago Blackhawks took the Nashville Predators 5-3 in Monday night’s game, securing a match-up with the Canucks for round two of the Stanley Cup playoffs.
It’s a bit of deja vu for these teams who met last season in the Western Conference semifinal. It would be an understatement to say that the Canucks are looking for a different outcome this time around, as Blackhawks clinched the series after six games last year.
The dates are still being confirmed by the league, but it looks like Game 1 of Round 2 will take place Saturday, May 1, in Chicago. The home-ice advantage goes to the Blackhawks. Continue reading

Warm Up with Beach Boys Tour

The Beach Boys

Here to remind us of all things summer, the Beach Boys, are touring North America beginning in May. Headed by original Beach Boy, Mike Love, and longtime band member, Bruce Johnston, the group continues to perform, featuring new songs, as well as upbeat hits from the extensive catalog of original Beach Boys releases.

The Beach Boys are known for their California surfer sounds and harmonies, recording songs about teenage love and summer fun. They found success in the sixties with albums, Surfin’ USA Little Deuce Coupe, and Summer Days (And Summer Nights!!). Continue reading

Lilith Fair Returns in June

Sarah McLachlan

Organizers for the all-women concert tour, Lilith Fair, have announced the dates for the 2010 tour. Project co-founder, Sarah McLachlan, will join numerous others on a thirty-six city, two month tour of North America.

Lilith Fair began with two female performers, Sarah McLachlan and Paula Cole, together on tour. It was a sort of revolt against the music industry’s apparent lack of confidence in co-headlining females. Out of the success they found by featuring female guests along the tour, Lilith Fair was born. It has grown to be one of the highest grossing touring music festivals worldwide, and is recognized as a celebration of female musicians from every genre. Continue reading

Rush Kicks Off Time Machine Tour in June

Rush

Long-time rockers, Rush, are launching a tour across North America this summer. The Time Machine Tour kicks off in Albuquerque, New Mexico on June 29th. Named for the upcoming twentieth album from the band, the tour will cover thirty-six cities.

Five dates are scheduled for Canada with the remaining shows spread across the U.S. The final show will take place in West Palm Beach, Florida on October 2nd.

As the most successful Canadian rock band ever, Rush has acquired legions of fans. This summer, those loyal fans will experience something never done before by the band. Continue reading

NFL Draft Under Way

nfl-logoThe week began with big news from the NFL as the league released the 2010 regular season schedule.
One of the most exciting announcements is that the season will kick off with current Super Bowl champs, the New Orleans Saints, taking on last year’s NFC rival, the Minnesota Vikings, for the opening game. In what was one of the most memorable match-ups of last season, the highly anticipated rematch will get the season under way with a bang.
Yesterday marked another big day in football, as the first of the three-day NFL draft. The buzz surrounding the initial draft picks goes to the Sooners with three of the first four picks coming from the University of Oklahoma. The St. Louis Rams scored the number one pick, choosing Sam Bradford, 2008 Heisman winner and quarterback for the University of Oklahoma.
The 2010 draft is being broadcast live from Radio City Music Hall in New York. An event filled with this much nail-biting drama deserves its place on center stage.
Stay tuned for draft pick rounds two and three today, and rounds four through seven on Saturday.
Click here for a look at the 2010 regular season schedule. And remember to check back with ShowTimeTickets.com for all of your NFL ticket needs. At ShowTimeTickets.com, we are never sold out!

Iron Maiden on Final Frontier World Tour

Iron Maiden

Summer is shaping up to be an exciting season for Heavy Metal fans with the announcement that Metal frontrunners, Iron Maiden, will be touring the globe beginning in June. The world tour takes its name from the upcoming album, The Final Frontier, to be released in late summer.

Band members say that fans can expect an intense show with a set list to cover the best of past albums along with a taste of the upcoming release. Continue reading

Elton John 2010 World Tour

Elton John

The legendary Elton John is currently spanning the globe on his Rocket Man – The Greatest Hits Live tour. John and his band will be making five stops in Canada on the extensive tour, including two stops in B.C.

Elton John was born a musician. He formed his first band as a teen in the sixties. By the mid-seventies, he was known worldwide as the biggest act in Rock and Roll. Along with songwriting partner, Bernie Taupin, John has spent the last four decades churning out dozens of hits, and creating some of the world’s most enduring music. Continue reading

Carrie Underwood Tours Through December

Carrie Underwood

Carrie Underwood made Country music history on Sunday, as she became the only female ever to twice receive the Academy of Country Music’s “Entertainer of the Year” award.

No one deserves this award more than Underwood, who just added even more dates to her already extended Play On Tour. Toronto, Vancouver, Edmonton, and Calgary have all made it onto the new schedule, as she continues to tour the U.S. and Canada through December.

Check out the new dates below, and get your Carrie Underwood tickets at ShowTimeTickets.com, where we are never sold out! Continue reading