Robert Smith’s Meltdown Festival

In London, from June 15-24 at the Southbank Centre, The Cure’s Robert Smith is the curator of the 25th Meltdown festival.

There are more artists to come, but so far, we’ve got a grand list of bands that will be playing including: Deftones, Nine Inch Nails, The Libertines, Manic Street Preachers, Mogwai, My Bloody Valentine, Placebo, The Psychedelic Furs, 65DaysOfStatic, Alcest, The Anchoress, The Church, Kathryn Joseph, Mono, and The Notwist.

Tickets are on sale March 15th.

Chicago Open Air Is Taking A Break

Chicago Open Air posts on its social media accounts and website that it will be taking a hiatus this year.

Many fans and festival-goers are left disappointed, as many of them have been waiting for a “big announcement” after Chicago Open Air posted this status:

But hey, we can be excited for 2019!

Warped Tour’s Last Run 2018

Warped Tour has announced the lineup for the last run of the festival. More special guests to be announced! So we’ve got something to watch for.

The Dates:

March 31 Chiba, Japan

April 1 Chiba, Japan

June 21 Pomona, CA

June 22 San Diego, CA

June 23 Mountain View, CA

June 24 Ventura, CA

June 28 Phoenix, AZ

June 29 Las Vegas, NV

June 30 Salt Lake City, UT

July 1 Denver, CO

July 3 Maryland Heights, MO

July 5 Bonner Springs, KS

July 6 Dallas, TX

July 7 San Antonio, TX

July 8 Houston, TX

July 10 Nashville, TN

July 12 Virginia Beach, VA

July 13 Camden, NJ

July 14 Holmdel, NJ

July 15 Hartford, CT

July 16 Burgettstown, PA

July 17 Toronto, ON

July 18 Cuyahoga Falls, OH

July 19 Cincinnati, OH

July 20 Detroit, MI

July 21 Tinley Park, IL

July 22 Shakopee, MN

July Milwaukee, WI

July 24 Noblesville, IN

July 25 Darien Center, NY

July 26 Scranton, PA

July 27 Mansfield, MA

July 28 Wantagh, NY

July 29 Columbia, MD

July 30 Charlotte, NC

July 31 Atlanta, GA

August 2 Jacksonville, FL

August 3 Orlando, FL

August 4 Tampa, FL

August 5 West Palm Beach, FL

Who are you most excited to see?

105.7 the X “Spring Fling” Festival

Peoria’s 105.7 the X radio station is holding their 2018 “spring fling” festival at Peoria Riverfront on May 17 – May 18.

The bands include PopEvil, Stone Sour, Stone Temple Pilots, Sevendust, 10 Years, Dead Girls Academy, I Prevail and Burden of The Sky.

– Gates Open at 5pm

– First band starts at 6pm

– All Ages

– Children 6 and under are free

– ID is needed to drink

– Rain or Shine event (it is outdoors)

– Lawn chairs in GA area only

– No outside food or drinks allowed

You can get tickets here:

VIP section is closest to the stage and has its own bar and bathrooms. it does NOT include meet & greets.