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Drummer Max Weinberg on His ‘Jukebox’ Tour, Sharing the Stage with Bruce Springsteen and the Loss of Music Legends

Max Weinberg’s has spend 43 years touring the world with Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band. And in between his job with the Boss, the 66-year-old drummer managed to hold down a post as bandleader for Conan O’Brien’s late night talk show. Turns out, he doesn’t do well with downtime.

After finishing the “River” tour in February, the longtime E Street Band drummer was ready to try something new. Enter Max Weinberg’s Jukebox, an interactive concert experience where the audience gets to pick the set list and hear Max and his revolving band play them as they were meant to be played. Below, we caught up with the drumming legend to find out more about his latest tour, how destiny brought him and Bruce Springsteen together and how he’s coping with the loss of some of music’s biggest legends.

How was Max Weinberg’s Jukebox born?
“I’m a drummer who loves to sit in with musicians and other bands. Fortunately I’ve had 43 years of the greatest platform in existence with Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band. When I got off the River tour, our last tour at the end of February, I took a month off or so and my manager asked, ‘What’s next?’ And I said, ‘You tell me.’ And he shared this idea of putting on show built off of playing songs that everyone want to hear. He described it and the idea is that it’s a human jukebox. We play two hours of all audience requests from a revolving list of about 300 songs from the ’60s and ’70s. The songs that I grew up with and feel particularly close to. One thing we noticed on tour so far is that the people who come to see it — and we’ve been very happy with the turnout — they love hearing these songs played with respect. We cover the English invasion, The Beatles, The Stones, The Who, Manfred Mann, The Zombies. There is some Neil Diamond, we throw in a Bon Jovi tune. It’s a great repertoire of music. Being of that era, I respect the original arrangement, the original feel of these songs. And of course we get a nice contingent of Bruce Springsteen and E Street Band fans who like to hear his songs played by someone who has played on the records.”

Who’s on stage with you?
“I have a revolving cast of characters. I have a team. I group of different people composed of musicians I’ve played with through the years who are familiar with this sort of genre and vocabulary of music. You have to be attentive to detail. I look for musicians from bands who are familiar with The Beatles catalog. Some of them might play in a local Beatles Tribute Band, because those musicians tend to be focused on the details of what made those records great. I don’t think there’s any songs in the repertoire that people haven’t heard played through the years at weddings, bar mitzvahs, sweet sixteen parties or proms. It’s really fun. It is a chance to really forget about the external world and find your reverie in great classic songs. The ’60s to late ’70s are part of the golden age of rock and roll.”

What are some of your most requested Bruce Springsteen songs?“Every night, without fail, someone asks for “Thunder Road,” “She’s the One” and “Tenth Avenue Freeze-Out,” and we always fulfill that request. This is a party, it’s not a really a concert. You become one with the audience. It’s very interactive and the excitement level is high. We create an atmosphere where people are welcome to participate. It’s you, calling out the songs, played the way you want to hear them and that creates a very personal experience for the audience. For example, somebody called out “I Can See For Miles” by The Who and that song probably came out when I was a junior in high school. So I would imagine myself as Keith Moon , and I would channel him. When we were recording the River album, Bruce encouraged me on some of the songs to play like Keith Moon, he was a drummer was that was very vocative of that era, and I can do that. I’m not Keith Moon but I can channel that kind of energy and approach.”

The music industry has lost so many legends lately from Tom Petty to David Bowie to Prince. Are you honoring those late artists through your show?
“Absolutely. And a lot of their songs are on my playlist. Almost every night we play “Breakdown” and “American Girl” by Petty. We do “Handle With Care,” from George Harrison and The Traveling Wilburys, which the audience love. And from Bowie we often play “Rebel Rebel” and “The Jean Genie.” It’s been a tough couple of years. You get into that age group where you start losing people and losing people in such a sudden fashion like Prince and Tom Petty, it’s been tough. There’s enough going on in the world.”

Why do you think now more than ever are music and the arts so important?
“Bruce once said that our job is to go into your town, shake the rafters and allow you to dance all of these problems away for a couple of hours, and then fly back out of town. And my experience in that approach is to be 100 percent engaged at all times. With the Jukebox tour, I get to use the verbal chops I developed on seventeen years of late night TV as the bandleader for Conan O’Brien. It comes out naturally in the interaction with the audience and that’s a real fun aspect of it. The moment I come out on stage I explain what the audience will see, and people appreciate a performer talking to them. You get to see how the sausage is made musically on the stage. It’s very in the moment so I’m having an absolute ball.”

Bruce is known for his epic tours. How do you keep you stamina?
“At 66, there are several things you need do. First you need a lot of sleep, you really have to take care of yourself and you have to eat right. You’ve got to recognize that being a drummer is extraordinarily physical when you play for four or five hours with the E Street Band, you’ve got to be able to maintain that, not just get through it but you’ve got to be able to maintain the band. And another thing about playing with Bruce, is I have to be able to play longer than Bruce because he can stop whenever he wants and I can’t. It comes down to discipline, dedication and diet. It’s hard work whether its Bruce or my own band or anyone else I’ve played with. You got to commit yourself 100 percent, and naturally after 42 years that ethos rubbed off on me, and I like to think it rubbed off on the people who I’ve been associated with.”

Did you think when you answered that Village Voice ad at the age of 23 that you would end up where you are today?
“I’d like to think yes — I think there was a certain destiny. When I was a teenager I didn’t think that I would playing the drums professionally at 66. I always loved playing the drums, but there were other things I certainly could have done and had intended to do. When I met Bruce, I was on my way to finishing college and I was going go to law school. I was so idealistic about music that I wanted that idealism in place and fortunately for me with the E Street Band I’ve been able to do that. The odds are not even one in a million to bump up against a real true pioneer and a genius like Bruce Springsteen — they don’t exist. It’s a lot of luck, I think destiny and I worked really hard as a kid in drumming to get jobs, and then in the late ’60s I started to get serious about playing music. I was extremely idealistic about it, and I’ve been very fortunate to be able to maintain that in the face of everything you need to go through to be a musician.”

Is there you wish you had the chance to jam with?
“John Lennon comes to mind. I did see him crossing the street once in Manhattan in the ’70s. But I’ve been fortunate to play with so many people who I idolize and still do. You know specifically having the experience being the family music director on a late night TV show for 17 years, I’ve had the opportunity to perform with so many incredible artists and backing vocalists.

How many big Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band tours do you think you have left in you?
“I don’t think about retiring. As long as people wanna hear those songs, and we want to play them. I’m going to continue doing this for as long as I can. It’s really fun.”

Catch Max Weinberg’s Jukebox in the following cities and learn more about the tour here.

Nov 2 Tupelo Music Hall Derry, NH
Nov 4 Hollywood Casino Charles Town, WV
Nov 5 Diana Wortham Theater Asheville, NC
Nov 17 Landmark Theater Port Washington, NY
Nov 18 Landis Theater Vineland, NJ
Dec 3 Daryl’s House Pawling, NY
Dec 8 Newton Theater Newton, NJ
Dec 9 Winchester Music Tavern Cleveland, OH


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Watch this space for our 3D 360 tour that will be live on our site in the next few days!

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‘Happiness’ by Harland Miller

Harland Miller

Acquaint etching and block printing
Edition of 50, 178.5cm x 120cm. POA

Call us today about this piece +44 (0)1273 724829

Celebrated artist Harland Miller’s prints are incredibly rare and sought after collector’s items, so we are thrilled to have this huge edition in our Brighton Gallery. Sold out on release, this is the largest print to ever be hung in artrepublic Brighton!

‘Rainbow Target’ by Peter Blake

Target

3D Vacuum formed plastic
Edition of 100 , 69cm x 69cm, £4,100

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The exquisite edition released last year sees Blake explore his famous target motif, this time presenting it as an eye-catching three-dimensional form, complete with his signature pop coloured rainbow. A rare foray into sculptural editions from the much-loved Godfather of Pop Art.

‘His n Hers’ by Lucy Sparrow

Sparrow

Handmade felt sculpture
Edition of 50, 77cm x 60cm x 12cm, £7,500

Call us today about this piece +44 (0)1273 724829

The Queen of Felt’s His ‘n’ Hers cabinets are nearly at the end of their edition, so won’t be hanging around in our gallery for much longer. They contain a variety of hand-made felt medicinal and cosmetic products. From condoms to anti-aging cream, they are pure Pop-Art fun and a brilliant collector’s item. 

In our Brighton Gallery, we also have other exquisite cabinets by Lucy including ‘Such A Sad Time’ and ‘For Riche for Poorer’, all of which are selling fast!

‘Ellipsis’ by Dan Hillier

Dan Hillier

Silkscreen print
Edition of 100, 120 x 120, £1109

Call us today about this piece +44 (0)1273 724829 

Dan Hillier is best known for his surrealist collage inspired by tradition Victorian illustration. ‘Ellipsis’ was released by the artist at his 2016 exhibition ‘Ceremony’, which took place at London’s Saatchi Gallery.

Monochrome in palette with exceptional detail and presence this is Hillier at his mesmeric best. A real blockbuster edition from one of our most popular artist!

‘Dream Garden Mono 1’ by Bruce McLean

 Dream Garden

Hand painted, collaged silkscreen print
Mono print , 91 x 110, £3891

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This is a very rare original monotype print that was created using hand painted and collaged elements on silkscreen print. Based on the artist’s garden in Spain, McLean uses colour, texture and form to express the image of his dream garden.

‘Tiger’ by Dave White

Tiger

Giclee, silkscreen print, handfinished with 24crt gold leaf
Edition of 30, 122cm x 106cm, £3066

Call us today about this piece +44 (0)1273 724829

Painter Dave White has expertly captured the imposing presence and intensity of the ‘Tiger’ in this stunning edition. Dave is one of our most popular artists, whose desirable prints are known to quickly sell out. This gilded masterpiece has been hugely popular in the gallery.

‘Tokyo Beat’ by Bonnie and Clyde

Tokyo

30 layer silkscreen print with hand collaged elements
Edition of 50, 119cm x 85cm, £1240

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Local artist Bonnie and Clyde has depicted one of her favourite travel destinations of Tokyo, Japan is this energetic and dynamic edition. It is a marvel of print techniques incorporating silkscreen with glazes, silver leaf, glitter gloss, and fluorescent ink.

‘Box Set 1’ by Pure Evil

Silkscreen prints
Edition of 50, 26cm x 26cm, £1038

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Earlier this year we had the honour of launching Pure Evil’s first ever box set of prints, which is an artrepublic exclusive. Pure Evil is universally known for his bright punchy, stenciled images of celebrities. ‘Box Set 1’ contains some of his most iconic and sold-out images reproduced as small-scale prints.

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Upcoming WSL Big Wave Tour Northern Hemisphere Season Officially Opens

LOS ANGELES, California/USA (Sunday, October 15, 2017) – The Northern Hemisphere portion of the World Surf League (WSL) Big Wave Tour (BWT) officially opens today and will run through February 28, 2018. The world’s best big wave surfers will now prepare to take on three of the most challenging big wave breaks on the planet — Nazaré in Portugal, Pe’ahi in Hawaii, and Mavericks in California.

Starting today, the highly-anticipated winter season of the Big Wave Tour will have the opportunity to run the Nazaré Challenge in Portugal and Pe’ahi Challenge in Maui, Hawaii. The start date for the competition window for the Mavericks event — along with a traditional opening ceremony — will be set shortly following the coordination with the array of governmental agencies involved with the production of the event. The WSL’s acquisition of the permit for the contest was finalized last week and preparations for the first Mavericks Challenge are now moving forward as swiftly as possible.

“We are excited to get the Big Wave Tour back underway with the winter season,” said Mike Parsons, WSL BWT Commissioner. “We have the window for Nazaré and Pe’ahi opening today and are working diligently with all agencies to finalize details for Mavericks. We appreciate the ongoing support from the local community, and we anticipate a great season and epic conditions for the world’s best big wave surfers.”

The Northern Hemisphere season will welcome back the Women’s Pe’ahi Challenge for its second year. A decorated lineup of the leading big wave surfers has been invited to compete at the famed break in Haiku, Maui, Hawaii. Last year’s inaugural event saw Paige Alms (HAW)claim the historic victory. This year’s event will feature six women battling in a one-off Final for the prestigious win.

The world’s best female big wave surfers will also have the opportunity to compete at Mavericks this upcoming season. The WSL Commissioner’s Office will work with a committee made up of Mavericks surfing icons to select six of the best female big wave surfers. The committee will consider performance results from the 2016 WSL Big Wave Awards, experience surfing at Mavericks, and overall big wave experience at all big wave locations around the world.

The men’s division for the Northern Hemisphere events will consist of a 24-man field, comprised of the Top 10 finishers of the 2016/2017 BWT season, 6 event wildcards, 3 BWT wildcards, 1 injury wildcard, and the Top 4 Surfline Overall Performance of the Year Award recipients. The 6 event wildcards for the Mavericks Challenge will be selected by a committee made up of Mavericks legends and experts.

Earlier this year, the 2017/2018 Big Wave Tour completed its first event of the season, the Puerto Escondido Challenge in Mexico, where Kai Lenny (HAW) claimed an exciting victory. Lenny leads the men’s BWT rankings with Jamie Mitchell (AUS) in second place, Tom Lowe (GBR) in third and Billy Kemper (HAW) in fourth. Mitchell, the 2016 and inaugural Nazaré Challenge winner, will look to defend his event title in Portugal. Kemper has dominated the Pe’ahi Challenge since its introduction to the WSL Big Wave Tour and will look for his third-consecutive win at Jaws.

WSL Big Wave Tour officials will monitor swell producing storms for the next four-and-a-half months and watch for the conditions that will produce waves in the 30-to-60-foot range. Once the call is made, competitors will have 72 hours notice to be ready to compete.

2017/18 BWT Men’s Nazaré Challenge:
Invitees: 
Grant Baker, Pedro Calado, Greg Long, Jamie Mitchell, Billy Kemper, Nic Lamb, Will Skudin, João De Macedo, Cristian Merello, Kai Lenny, Makuakai Rothman, Lucas Chianca, Francisco Porcella, Trevor Sven Carlson, Tom Lowe, Garrett McNamara, Alex Botelho, Tom Butler, Andrew Cotton, Antonio Silva, Hugo Vau, Nic Von Rupp
Event Alternates: Kealii Mamala, Natxo Gonzalez
Performer of the Year Alternates: Peter Mel, Nathan Florence, Jojo Roper

2017/18 BWT Men’s Pe’ahi Challenge:
Invitees:
Grant Baker, Pedro Calado, Greg Long, Jamie Mitchell, Billy Kemper, Nic Lamb, Will Skudin, João De Macedo, Cristian Merello, Kai Lenny, Makuakai Rothman, Lucas Chianca, Francisco Porcella, Trevor Sven Carlson, Tom Lowe, Shane Dorian, Ian Walsh, Albee Layer, Mark Healey, Aaron Gold, Tyler Larronde
Event Alternates: Shaun Walsh, Danilo Couto, Torrey Meister
Performer of the Year Alternates:  Peter Mel, Nathan Florence, Alex Botelho

2017/18 BWT Women’s Pe’ahi Challenge:
Invitees: 
Paige Alms, Justine Dupont, Andrea Moeller, Keala Kennelly, Felicity Palmateer, Bianca Valenti
Alternates: Emily Erickson, Nicole Pacelli, Laura Enever

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Mavericks Officially Confirmed for 2017/2018 WSL Big Wave Tour

HALF MOON BAY, California/USA (Monday, October 9, 2017) – The World Surf League (WSL) is pleased to announce an agreement with Titans of Mavericks and Cartel Management in which the world-famous Mavericks in Northern California will join WSL Big Wave Tour through 2021.

“We’re very pleased with this opportunity to work with the big wave community in bringing the Mavericks event to life on the international stage,” Sophie Goldschmidt, WSL CEO, said. “The League has always held a high amount of respect for the both venue and its community as one of the pillars of big wave surfing. The WSL intends to continue to run the Mavericks event and celebrate the stories of those who steward and surf it through the Big Wave Tour. This is a huge moment for both the organization and the sport of surfing.”

Surfing competitions have run under various structures at Mavericks since 1999, with Cartel overseeing the event starting in 2014 with the formation of Titans of Mavericks. The Titans of Mavericks event ran successfully in 2016, won by Nic Lamb (USA), and the company will continue to produce premium lifestyle goods and services as well as media content under the “Titans of Mavericks” brand.

“My primary vision in founding Titans of Mavericks was to allow these special athletes the platform and ability to have a successful career,” Griffin Guess, Titans of Mavericks Founder, said. “The event and brand I created generated a global audience for the event unlike anything before and I look forward to the WSL and their leadership continuing the success of the athletes, the event and the Maverick’s community at large.”

Formed in 2009, the Big Wave Tour joined the WSL in 2014, producing historic performances at never-before-contested venues such as Nazaré in Portugal and Pe’ahi on Maui’s North Shore. Monitoring swell systems and weather patterns throughout the season, the Big Wave Tour only runs events when surf reaches the 30-foot-plus mark, mobilizing on 72 hours’ notice with an international field of Big Wave men’s and women’s athletes.

“Every big wave surfer and fan on the planet knows that Mavericks holds a special place within this community,” Mike Parsons, WSL Big Wave Commissioner, said. “It’s one of the best big wave locations in the world and the opportunity to put it alongside Puerto Escondido, Nazaré and Pe’ahi is massive for the Big Wave Tour. After discussion with the athletes and the Senior Management team, including it in this year’s season was a no brainer. We’re all thrilled at the opportunity to run an event there.”

The world’s best female big surfers will also have the opportunity to compete this upcoming season at Mavericks. A relatively new dimension to big wave competition, Paige Alms (HAW) took home the inaugural women’s title last season following her impressive win at the Pe’ahi Challenge.

The 2017/2018 WSL Big Wave Tour has completed its first event of the season with Kai Lenny (HAW) winning the Puerto Escondido Challenge in Mexico. After discussion between Senior Management, the WSL Commissioner’s Office and BWT athletes, the WSL has decided to include Mavericks in the 2017/2018 season.

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The first North American tour of the Tony Award-winning Broadway revival of THE COLOR PURPLE begins tonight, October 7, 2017 in Schenectady, New York at Proctors. The tour will have its official opening October 17, 2017 in Baltimore, Maryland at The Hippodrome Theatre.
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"I really care that our music is a story of growth," Muna singer Katie Gavin tells Rolling Stone in an August phone chat. Fittingly, the thoughtful L.A. pop outfit, also including guitarist Josette Maskin and keyboardist-guitarist Naomi McPherson, is in the midst of a major real-world growth spurt. Currently opening for Harry Styles on his first solo world tour, the band – whose

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Hamburg Highlights – No Filter Tour 2017

The Rolling Stones kicked off their 2017 No Filter Tour on Saturday 9th September 2017 in Hamburg, Germany.

Opening with Sympathy For The Devil they delivered an electrifying set, featuring songs throughout the decades, including some surprise tracks, such as Play With Fire and Dancing With Mr. D.

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Big Wave World Tour Wipeout in Nazare | Think Bigger: Episode 1

The story starts here…

Pushing for an invite into a Big Wave World Tour event was lots of fun and was my goal for about 2 years. Being part of the 24 man international invitees at the first ever Nazare challenge left me feeling very proud and hungry to do well in the event.
Perhaps a bit too hungry. The heat didn’t start great for me. I like to steady the nerves and get off to a fast start catching a good wave within the first 5 minutes of a heat. This is how most good events start for competitors. From there on you build on that first score. Time went by during my heat and I hadn’t caught a good wave. Through frustration and adrenaline, I turned and went on a big ugly wave and took a heavy wipeout!
The result was 5 days in hospital, I suffered a Pneumothorax and nearly lost my left ear. Until you go you don’t know! Many lessons have been learnt from this incident. My love for the sport is at an all time high and i’m really looking forward to returning back to Nazare to tackle the monster at the end of this filming series. For now…Enjoy the breakdown of my Nazare challenge experience, plus watch a few completed waves from past big wave seasons surfing Nazare.

Think Bigger was made by Tom Butler

Filming and editing: Danya Schwertfeger

Contributing Filmers: Jorge Jesus Leal, Humberto Santos, Guy Mac, World Surf League, BBC Spotlight.

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BWW TV: Go Inside the Rehearsal Room with the Company of the LOVE NEVER DIES National Tour!

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Love Never Dies, the spellbinding sequel to The Phantom of the Opera, will make its North American premiere on Wednesday, October 25 in Detroit, MI, following technical rehearsals and performances in Utica, NY September 22-24, Stanley Theatre and a special preview engagement in Baltimore’s Hippodrome Theatre October 3-8, 2017.
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And just like that, Ms. Jackson is back. Janet Jackson, that is. Nine months after bringing her son, Eissa, into this world, the iconic singer-songwriter kicked off her State of the World Tour earlier this week at the Cajundome in Lafayette, Louisiana. And if there’s one thing you should know, it’s definitely that the 51-year-old hasn’t […]

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Watch Lil Uzi Vert’s Unnerving ‘XO Tour Llif3’ Video

Lil Uzi Vert celebrated his newly anointed Number One album in the country Monday by dropping his new video for "XO Tour Llif3," the breakout hit off the Philadelphia rapper's chart-topping Luv Is Rage 2.

Directed by fashion designer and Kanye

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Brand New Tour Merch + Win Trip To See Stones In Paris

Just landed in The Rolling Stones store and here for one week only, there is some exclusive No Filter Tour merch available, featuring limited edition t-shirt designs by Philadelphia based artist/designer Jeremy Dean, best known for his “Wonders of Black Flag” t-shirts – a mashup of iconography that explores the cultural crossover between Black Flag and the Grateful Dead.

Alongside all this brand new merch, we’re giving you the chance to win an all paid for trip to Paris, to watch the Stones live in concert! (T&Cs apply)

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‘Harry Potter’ Fans Can Tour Hogwarts in New Digital Experience

Harry Potter fans may not be able to physically go to Hogwarts next week, J.K. Rowling's Pottermore website launched the second best thing. A new interactive digital platform called Hogwarts Experience allows fans to roam the grounds as if they were in the books. 

The website, which launched to

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Sir Tom Jones cancels US tour due to mystery illness – just five days before it was set to begin

SIR Tom Jones has cancelled his US tour with just five days to go due to a mystery illness.

The unspecified health scare forced the singer, 77, to release a statement late last night.

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His management team said: “Tom sends his sincere apologies to his fans and looks forward to seeing them again in 2018.”

He was due to do 18 concerts between September 6 and October 6.

It is believed the star had been suffering from exhaustion after a UK and European tour of 26 gigs in 12 countries.

The gruelling tour brought positive reviews after a tough couple of years that left him considering retirement.

His wife of 59 years, Linda, died last year.

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A walking tour of Bath: the ultimate spa break

With its imposing Georgian architecture, regal connections and the ‘healing’ waters of its Roman Baths, it’s easy to see why the city inspired Jane Austen

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What a difference a queen makes. It was the royal visits by Anne in the opening years of the 18th century that turned this sublimely placed town from relative backwater to fashionable Georgian gem and set in train its graduation to Unesco world heritage site. Look at the plentiful shopfronts on a bright, reflective day and you are staring the local industry in the face. It is you, curious visitor. Take heart; there are elegant, honey-stoned reasons for the place being such a centre of tourism and they declare themselves the moment you start this 2½-mile walk from the Bath Spa railway station.

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An in-depth tour of Graceland on the 40th anniversary of Elvis Presley’s death

Many music fans have made the pilgrimage to Graceland, the home of rock-n-roll’s rightful ‘King,’ Elvis Presley. In fact, in 2016, the grounds welcomed its 20 millionth visitor. Presley invested large sums into the mansion, modifying it to fit his celebrity status; Graceland even became home to his parents, Vernon and Gladys, and then his stepmother, Dee Stanley, in addition to former wife Priscilla and daughter Lisa Marie. Forty years after Presley’s death, let’s take a tour of Graceland.
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Metallica's final North American show in Edmonton, in Alberta, Canada, from this leg of their WorldWired tour will be live streamed on Wednesday, beginning around 10:45 p.m. ET. In support of last year's

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Going Deutsch: a summer tour of Germany, part one

Our trip starts with a few days’ hiking in Bavaria’s mountainous Berchtesgaden district – trying to avoid its most infamous resident

The late train to Berchtesgaden is not busy. A group of beefy young men in leather shorts with embroidered braces, who appear utterly Bavarian, get on with another group of young men who are stick-thin and chatting in Somali. I’m with Conor, my son, who now lives in Munich. Could these be recent arrivals? “Doubtful,” he says. “They look like they’re settled in.”

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Stones – No Filter – European tour

LADIES & GENTLEMEN, THE ROLLING STONES ARE BACK IN EUROPE

STONES – NO FILTER

13 SHOWS KICK OFF IN HAMBURG ON SEPTEMBER 9

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The Rolling Stones announced today they will play thirteen shows in twelve different venues across Europe in September and October, and unveiled the title of the new tour. STONES – NO FILTER sees Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Charlie Watts and Ronnie Wood back where they belong out on the road playing to packed stadiums.

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This STONES – NO FILTER European tour follows last year’s ground-breaking tour of  South America culminating in the historical concert in Havana, Cuba.

As always, the Rolling Stones will treat their European fans to a set list packed full of classics such as ‘Gimme Shelter’, ‘Paint It Black’, ‘Jumpin Jack Flash’, ‘Tumbling Dice’ and ‘Brown Sugar’, but they will also include a couple of unexpected tracks each night, and randomly selected surprises from their formidable arsenal of songs. For all of the European No Filter shows listed below the Stones will be unveiling a spectacular new production and state of the art stage design.

The tour, produced by Concerts West, kicks off at the Stadtpark in Hamburg on Saturday September 9, and then heads for Munich (Germany), Spielberg (Austria), Zurich (Switzerland), Lucca (Italy) Barcelona (Spain), Amsterdam (Holland), Copenhagen (Denmark), Dusseldorf (Germany), Stockholm (Sweden), Arnhem (Holland) and rounds up with two shows in Paris (France), at the brand new U Arena, the first concerts to be staged at this venue. 

Keith Richards commented, “Hey Guys, here we come. See you there!!!!”

Mick Jagger commented, “I’m so excited to be touring Europe this Autumn and returning to some familiar places and some we’ve never done before.”

For details of all ticket on-sale dates which vary according to territory head for

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STONES – NO FILTER – EUROPEAN TOUR 2017

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  9 September          Hamburg, Germany            Stadtpark

12 September          Munich, Germany                Olympic Stadium

16 September          Spielberg, Austria                Spielberg at Red Bull Ring

20 September          Zurich, Switzerland              Letzigrund Stadium

23 September          Lucca, Italy                            Lucca Summer Festival-City Walls

27 September          Barcelona, Spain                 Olympic Stadium

30 September          *Amsterdam, Holland         *Amsterdam ArenA

  3 October               *Copenhagen, Denmark   *Parken Stadium

  9 October                *Dusseldorf, Germany       *Esprit arena

12 October                *Stockholm, Sweden          *Friends Arena

15 October                *Arnhem, Holland                *GelreDome

19 October                *Paris, France                      *U Arena

22 October                *Paris, France                      *U Arena

* The Rolling Stones concerts in Amsterdam, Copenhagen, Dusseldorf, Stockholm, Arnhem and Paris will be under cover with a roof facility at each stadium.    

Over the past twelve months the Rolling Stones have been on top of their game with the release of the formidable ‘Blue & Lonesome’ album a return to their blues roots. This hugely successful album recorded in three days topped the charts in fifteen countries. They also produced a critically acclaimed documentary film ‘Olé Olé Olé!, – a trip across South America’, directed by Paul Dugdale. This film has just been released on DVD internationally by Eagle Rock.

Information on five of the venues:

  • The Stadtpark a city park in the heart of Hamburg. This open green space was last used for a major live music concert in 1989.
  • Spielberg at Red Bull Ringis an open-air space next to the Formula One race track which was the home of the Austrian Grand Prix for almost two decades.
  • Lucca City Wall is a major historical site in the Tuscany region of Italy. The beautiful medieval city, which recently celebrated its 500th anniversary, has never been used before for a major live music event.
  • Amsterdam ArenA is Holland’s largest stadium and home to AJAX FC, where The Rolling Stones will play the first closed-roof concert of the tour.
  • U Arena, a brand-new venue in the French capital and home of Paris’ Racing 92 Rugby Club. The Stones – No Filter will be the very first show at the newly built arena.

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2 Chainz Begins Tour From ‘Trap’ Wheel Chair After Breaking His Leg

2 Chainz managed to break his leg nearly two weeks ago and underwent surgery without the blogs finding out…but fans at his first tour stop in Arizona on Wednesday (Aug. 9) were let in on the secret when he took the stage in in a wheelchair.

The rapper kicked off night one of his “Pretty Girls Like Trap Music” tour at Tucson’s Rialto Theatre from a custom pink chair, wheeled out by a “nurse.”

Of course, the chair had “Trap” emblazoned across the back.

The rapper shared a pic of his entrance on Instagram, along with a lengthy background story explaining everything.

“So I broke my leg 11 days ago, and had surgery 10 days ago .. when I woke up from sedation the doctor told me ” well looks like your gonna have to cancel your tour ” so I told him maybe it means God wants me to use my mind and be creative!” he wrote.

“So after all the morphine and pains meds wore off I called management and said somebody find me a ” pink wheelchair ” I can’t let my fans down besides I’m passionate about this shit !! Tucson, Arizona thank you for supporting me and rocking with the campaign!!”

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Big Boi Announces Daddy Fat Saxxx Tour

Big Boi is bringing his latest album Boomiverse to life beginning in September. The Dungeon Family MC has just revealed the Daddy Fat Saxxx tour.

Fans trying to get their OutKast fix can relive some of the ATLien magic via a live performance from Chico Dusty. The show will hit fourteen cities starting in Chicago. He took to his Twitter to make the official announcement saying “Daddy Fat Saxxx Tour ” sack 1 ” see y’all Soon ! Let’s Go Big Boi !”

Here are the tour dates:

9/2 — Chicago, IL @ North Coast Music Festival
9/9 – Raleigh, NC @ Hopscotch Music Festival
9/10 – Norfolk, VA @ The Norva
9/11 – Silver Spring, MD @ The Filmore Silver Spring
9/12 – Burlington, VT @ Higher Ground
9/14 – Pittsburgh, PA @ Mr Smalls
9/16 – New York, NY @ The Meadows Music & Arts Festival
9/17 – Boston, MA @ Paradise Rock Club
9/18 – Cleveland, OH @ House of Blues
9/19 – Cincinnati, OH @ Madison Theater
9/21 – Detroit, MI @ Majestic Theater
9/22 – Columbus, OH @ Park Street Saloon
9/23 – Louisville, KY @ Mercury Ballroom
9/24 – Nashville, TN @ Marathon Music Works

If the above dates do not hit your town fear not; a second leg of the tour titled “Sack 2” is currently in the works.

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Macklemore announced his North American Gemini Tour with a unique ultimatum. 

"Everybody knows in the old days a tour was decided by a bow and arrow," said the Seattle rapper in a campy video. If the rapper shoots an arrow and gets a bullseye on the first try, he reveals the tour dates. If not: "I

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Can Kanye West Win $10 Million Lawsuit Against Saint Pablo Tour Insurer?

Whether Kanye West wins his $ 10 million lawsuit against Lloyd's of London over canceling shows on his 2016 The Life of Pablo tour depends on his medical history and how much he was willing to

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Dou Zecheng first Chinese player to earn PGA Tour card

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — Dou Zecheng had a career-changing 36-hole run Sunday in the rain-delayed Digital Ally Open to become the first Chinese player to earn a PGA Tour card and win a Web.com Tour event.

The 20-year-old Dou was 15 under in the final two rounds in the rain-delayed tournament at Nicklaus Golf Club at LionsGate, shooting a 10-under 61 in the morning and adding a 66 in the afternoon for a three-stroke victory.

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Justin Bieber Cancels Rest of ‘Purpose’ World Tour

Justin Bieber canceled the remaining dates of his Purpose World Tour. The singer announced the decision in a statement on his website, though he didn't elaborate on his reasoning for axing

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Linkin Park Cancel Tour After Chester Bennington’s Death

Linkin Park officially canceled their upcoming tour in the wake of the death of their singer Chester Bennington.

"We are incredibly saddened to hear about the passing of Chester

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Watch Tiffany Haddish Recount Swamp Tour With Will and Jada Pinkett Smith

Girls Trip star Tiffany Haddish stopped by Jimmy Kimmel Live! to tell a hilarious, sweet story about taking Will Smith and her co-star Jada Pinkett Smith on a swamp tour. Pinkett Smith and Haddish star in the raunchy comedy alongside Regina Hall and Queen Latifah.

Haddish began the story with a dinner that the famous couple brought her on in the middle of filming. "I

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Chris Rock Gets Brutally Honest About His Cheating And Divorce On Tour

Chris Rock is opening up about his divorce, both on and off the stage.

Currently in the middle of his first nationwide tour in years, Rock sat down with Rolling Stone and shared candid details about his divorce from Malaak Compton-Rock, his wife of 19 years. The pair announced their separation in February 2014 and finalized their divorce, which included a custody battle, in August 2016.

Rock jokingly says he’s on the “alimony tour,” Rolling Stone’s Stephen Rodrick writes.

In his article, Rodrick describes how the comedian brought up his divorce during a show in Denver and described his infidelities:

“’I was a piece of shit,’ says Rock as the crowd goes quiet. He segues into his infidelities and gets disarmingly specific, describing three women: one famous, one semifamous, and one a member of the retail class.

Later, Rodrick writes:

“Rock mentions in his act that he thought he could get away with bad behavior in his marriage because he was the famous breadwinner. He now knows the opposite is true. ‘That’s bullshit,’ he says, rolling his eyes. ‘That actually goes the other way. My faults are magnified. Your significant other, if they really love you, has a high opinion of you. And you let them down.’

Rock also told Rodrick that while he talks about his divorce during his act, he’s toned it down ― because it’s unfair that he has a microphone and his former wife does not.

“I asked myself, ‘Do I want to be angry for a year?’ It’s not a cool place to be. It’s not healthy,” Rock said.

You won’t find any online videos of Rock’s candid comments, because his “Total Blackout” tour asks audience members to store their phones and other devices in secure pouches that are only unlocked at the end of the show. But the star recently inked a two-special deal with Netflix and plans to tape one of those specials in December.

Rock has been known for his searing commentary on married life, famously saying, “Marriage is so tough, Nelson Mandela got divorced — he got out of jail after 27 years of torture, spent six months with his wife and said, ‘I can’t take this shit no more.’”

Head over to Rolling Stone to read the full interview.

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Paul Simon’s Summer Tour To Benefit E.O. Wilson’s Biodiversity Project

WASHINGTON — Less than a year after suggesting he may be finished as a musician, Paul Simon has announced a 17-city tour that will benefit planet Earth.

The U.S. summer tour is expected to raise millions for former Harvard University professor and revered conservationist Edward O. Wilson’s Half-Earth Project, a global initiative aimed at saving the natural world by setting aside half for conservation, according to Mongabay.

The 75-year-old musician told the nonprofit environmental news site that Wilson’s 2016 book, titled “Half-Earth: Our Planet’s Fight For Life,” “ignited” his imagination and left him wondering what he could do to help. 

Simon decided to do what he does best — what he’s been doing for six decades: perform. 

“[I]f I do a tour, I can keep singing, I can keep my skills up. I can keep my band together. And I can give all the profits to Ed,” Simon told Mongabay. “And that will make me feel that I am making a greater contribution than putting more money in my pocket, which I don’t need, or becoming more famous, which I really don’t need.”

The tour kicks off June 1 in St. Augustine, Florida and wraps up June 28 in Denver. Proceeds will be donated to the E.O. Wilson Biodiversity Foundation, with the funds possibly being used to protect ecosystems in the U.S. southeast, Mongabay reports. 

Widely known as the “father of biodiversity,” Wilson is a two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning author and considered the world’s leading myrmecologist, or ant expert. He has spent much of his life advocating for protecting the planet and the species that call it home.

Late last year, in a book review published by The New York Times, Simon hailed Wilson and his Half-Earth concept. 

The point of no return is fast approaching,” Simon wrote. “Questions of human rights, racism, democracy versus tyranny and sexism are just that: human rights. But there will be no rights, or humans, if we do not preserve and conserve a habitable planet. Still, Wilson is an optimist and believes we can preserve our jewel-like planet if we do the job we must do. ‘Half-Earth’ is compulsory reading if we care about the lives of our children, our children’s children and all of the species alive today. A paradise!”

Asked by Mongabay what he hopes to accomplish with his upcoming tour, Simon said: “The Half-Earth thinking and the name of Edward Wilson will be more familiar at the very least because of this, and that will accomplish who knows what. Hopefully something significant. It can’t be insignificant. It will be something. It makes sense to me. It gives me added incentive to go out and perform again. …I mean, look at Ed. At 87, he’s remarkable. And we’re so fortunate that he’s doing this.”

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Stone Mountain Aerial Tour in Atlanta

Stone Mountain Aerial Tour in Atlanta


See Stone Mountain from above on a scenic tour in a biplane!On this approximately 20 minute tour, you’ll get a full aerial view of the Stone Mountain recreational area including the carving of Stonewall Jackson, Robert E. Lee and Jefferson Davis.Take in incredible views of the Georgia countryside when you depart out of the DeKalb-Peachtree Airport! Perfect flight for a quick tour of the area and a full view of Stone Mountain!
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Downtown LA Food Tour in Los Angeles

Downtown LA Food Tour in Los Angeles


Experience a side of Los Angeles beyond the glitter of Hollywood and luxury of Rodeo drive on this guided Downtown LA Food Tour!Your friendly and knowledgeable guide will walk you through the fascinating history, sharing stories, anecdotes and leading you to the best local spots. You’ll discover buildings from LA’s golden age, hear amazing stories about the film industry and receive recommendations on favorite local attractions and restaurants. All while strolling at a leisure pace and enjoying mouthwatering food tastings.During this tour you will enjoy 5 – 7 flavorful food tastings served at 6 of the following unique establishments (subject to change):Pitchoun Bakery – Authentic French Boulangerie in the heart of Downtown LAHorse Thief BBQ – Succulent Texas-style barbecue in the historic Grand Central MarketDTLA Cheese – Artisanal cheeses with a fun, modern vibeBerlin Currywurst – A taste of Germany’s favorite street food with an LA twistMadcapra Falafel – Locally sourced produce and a unique take on falafelGuisados – Slow-cooked braised meat tacos; some of the best in LAThe Nickel Diner – Home of the maple bacon doughnut; serving up old-school comfort classicsBottega Louie – Grand restaurant, bakery & gourmet market located in the historic Brockman building
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Old Town & Gastronomic Tour of Ecuador

Old Town & Gastronomic Tour of Ecuador

Want to see the real Quito? See it with a local. This fun and informative walking tour around the Old Town takes you on an epic journey of discovery. Explore the Central Market and meet vendors selling Ecuador’s famous roses as well as a variety of exotic foods; see the huge, must-visit San Francisco monastery and the incredible Independence Plaza, with illuminating tales of the city’s vibrant past from your friendly local guide.
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Lower East Side Food Tour in New York

Lower East Side Food Tour in New York


Learn about the history, culture and architecture of the Lower East Side, while sampling delicious food on this Lower East Side Food Tour!Explore what was once an immigrant and working class neighborhood rich in diversity and culture. Learn about the history of the tenement buildings and about a neighborhood, best known for having once been a center of Jewish culture. You will view historic synagogues and taste delicacies from the best delis, bakeries and traditional appetizing stores in the city.In between food tastings, your guide will provide you with an insider’s look into how foods are made and what has made these eateries so prized among locals.Enjoy 6 tastings from different food establishments that may include (subject to change):Yonah Schimmel Knish Bakery – Taste a delicious potato knish, always baked and roundRuss & Daughter’s – NYC’s premier appetizing shopKatz’s Delicatessen – The best delicatessen in New YorkKossar’s Bialys – The oldest bialy bakery in the U.S.The Pickle Guys – Pickles from an old Eastern European RecipeDoughnut Plant – A mouthwatering family recipeNorth Dumpling – Authentic handmade northern Chinese dumplingsEconomy Candy – All kinds of candy, nuts & dried fruit, from floor to ceiling
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River North Food Tour in Chicago

River North Food Tour in Chicago


Explore the remarkable and historic River North neighborhood while sampling delicious food on this River North Food Tour!The River North neighborhood is known for its extreme affluence, typified by the Magnificent Mile and the Gold Coast. With Chicago’s highest concentration of restaurants and art galleries, the River North neighborhood has become a favorite destination for foodies.Between plentiful food tastings, your knowledgeable guide will provide you with an insider’s look into how the foods are made at these ethnic eateries and trendy restaurants.Enjoy 5 flavorful food tastings from local eateries that may include (subject to change):The Doughnut Vault – Food & Wine Magazine named it “The Best Doughnut in America” in 2012Lou Malnati’s – Rudy Malnati is generally considered to be the inventor of Chicago deep-dish pizzaXoco – Top Chef Masters winner Rick Bayless is one of the best known chefs of Mexican cuisine in AmericaFabcakes Bakery – Delicious pastries inspired by the seasonsCafe Iberico – Authentic Spanish tapas
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Check Out All of Jennifer Lawrence’s Gorgeous Looks on Her and Chris Pratt’s Passengers Press Tour

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Fountain Square Food Tour in Indianapolis

Fountain Square Food Tour in Indianapolis

Visit unique restaurants and get an in-depth look of the area and its surroundings on this Fountain Square Food Tour!Fountain Square served as the southside’s primary commercial corridor since the 1860’s. Its laid back atmosphere, beautifully designed buildings and accessibility made it a popular neighborhood for decades.Fountain Square has recently seen a rapid transformation to a neighborhood with unique restaurants, and trendy art galleries located in renovated buildings.You will stop at 4 restaurants and enjoy food from long standing institutions and hip new restaurants, which may include (subject to change):Tex-Mex, Spanish Tapas, Artisinal Flat Breads, Locally Grown Organic Produce, Handmade Greek Desserts and more.Spend an afternoon learning about the culture, history, architecture and food of Indianapolison this guided walking tour!
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Brooklyn Cultural & Market Tour in New York

Brooklyn Cultural & Market Tour in New York


From farms to pushcarts to markets to the kitchen table, Brooklyn’s culinary and cultural environment is constantly changing. This Cultural and Market Tour will give you an insider’s perspective.Once known for its pickles and kosher meat, East Williamsburg, Brooklyn now serves up herbal teas from Mexico, the sounds of salsa music, and traditional foods and products from various Latin American countries.You will explore the history of Brooklyn’s “Avenue of Puerto Rico,” an area that was once the heart of a Jewish community and is today at the center of the Spanish-speaking community.You will get an insider’s look at the Moore Street Market that was built in 1941 to mark the end of the pushcart era and continues to be an important institution to the neighborhood today. Enjoy meeting the vendors, sampling their delicious foods and beverages, and learn about Ecuadorian, Mexican, Dominican and Puerto Rican dishes.The tour will also make a stop at Anibal Meats Market where you will learn about the history of butcher shops along Moore Street.This cultural and culinary tour tells the story of Brooklyn’s layered ethnic history through its food so bring your appetite and have fun discovering how today’s Brooklyn came to be.
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