Live music

Live music at Mixers this weekend

ISH will take the stage at 8:30 p.m. on Friday December 10 at the Mixers Nightclub & Lounge in Sabattus. Covering rock songs from the 80s, 90s and 00s, the band members are Ben Dube (vocals), Stephanie Ouellette (vocals), Kris Beaudoin (lead guitar), Jared Martin (bass guitar), Chris Chessey (rhythm …

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Live Nation buys 51% stake in OCESA, the world’s third largest concert organizer, for $ 416 million

It was a mega-cash deal that was sidetracked last year by the pandemic and the uncertainty surrounding live music concerts in general. But today (December 6), Live Nation finally completed the acquisition of a 51% stake in OCESA Entretenimiento, headquartered in Mexico. Live Nation claims that OCESA is the third …

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The Not So Secret Cave brings live music, rum cider punch and a party spirit to Altrincham

If you follow Altrincham’s winding main street long enough, you’ll find yourself in a distinctive part of town – a green suburban oasis full of life, fairy lights, and plenty of Christmas trees. Since June, the ‘community-driven multifaceted public plaza’ in the form of the not-so-secret garden on Stamford Square …

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Chanukah festivities on the river return Sunday with giant menorah lighting and live music in downtown San Antonio

Megan Rodriguez, Personal editor Dec 3 2021Update: December 3, 2021 at 10:58 a.m. 1of3 A barge carrying a menorah passes under the Rosita Bridge as Mariachi Diamante performs on December 9, 2018, during the 21st Annual Hanukkah on the River at the Arneson River Theater in San Antonio. Jerry Lara …

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Reba McEntire opens restaurant and concert venue next year – NBC Los Angeles

Reba McEntire can now add another distinction to her ever-growing resume: restaurateur. Country singer opens his own restaurant and concert hall in Atoka, OK in 2022 and it lives up to its name Reba’s Place. 66 year old man broke the news this weekend at a concert at Durant, OK …

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Live Scottish Music Highlights: December 2021

As in recent months, there are more than enough gigs worth getting excited about across Scotland in December. First, following the release of her stunning new single Catkins last month, Motherwell singer-songwriter Kim Grant, who performs under the moniker Raveloé, is playing his first title at Glad Cafe this month …

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Musician pushes the boundaries for success in the music industry

In a city where live music is primarily advertised, Pete Monfre was surprised to find local musicians working for free that he left the industry for 10 years in 2006. Local musicians tended to be underpaid before COVID-19 rocked the music industry, but the fallout from the pandemic has exasperated …

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‘The Nutcracker’ live performances return to North Texas stages – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

In the dance companies of North Texas, it’s starting to look a lot like a normal Christmas. Last year, dance companies chose to cancel annual productions of “The Nutcracker” or offer performances in an alternate format. With the widespread availability of vaccines and safety protocols in place, the vacation classic …

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U2’s The Edge helps sell rock memorabilia to support struggling musicians

U2 guitarist Edge sells rock memorabilia to help musicians struggling to perform due to the pandemic. The star’s charity, Music Rising, will sell famous guitars and other collectibles at an auction in December to raise funds for local New Orleans artists. The auction will feature guitars donated by Slash, Lou …

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Facebook paying musicians up to $ 50,000 for live audio performances

Photo credit: Soundtrap Facebook pays musicians up to $ 50,000 to use its Clubhouse – Live Audio Rooms cloning feature. In July, CEO Mark Zuckerberg promised his company would establish a $ 1 billion start-up fund to pay for talent through 2022. Now, a new report from The Information details …

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