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Find out how much Vans Warped Tour, Taste of Chaos and more made on the road

Posted by on July 21, 2016

If you keep wondering how much your favorite bands make when they head out on the road, Billboard‘s Boxscore released their latest batch of earnings and attendance from many artists, and we’ve summarized them here for you. Last time we spoke about earnings and attendance, we saw the numbers of a few festivals like Rocklahoma, Carolina […]

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Taste Of Chaos, Carnival of Madness tours returning

Posted by on March 14, 2016

With the Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival having closed up shot last year, organizers Kevin Lyman and John Reese, along with the energy drink, have turned their focus towards resurrecting another dormant festival. It’s been announced that the Taste of Chaos tour will be back this Summer. After having a one-off festival last October in […]

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How much would it cost to book your favorite band?

Posted by on May 21, 2014

If you were wondering how much it might cost to book a band, website Priceonomics has got you covered. They’ve done some number crunching via Degy Entertainment, a third party booking agent. They admit up front that since they’re a third party booking agent specializing in college shows, the numbers are most likely inflated. The list […]

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Metal Insider’s Top 5: Defunct Touring Festivals

Posted by on July 8, 2013

Metal Insider’s Top 5 is a column where we count down the top five of…well basically anything. Last week, Gigantour kicked off its fifth installment and Mayhem Fest is well into gear. And while the summer is packed with other treks like the Summer Slaughter Tour, the All Stars Tour, and other tours (hell, even the Warped […]

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Chicago’s Riotfest Returns With A Crazy Lineup

Posted by on May 16, 2013

What would you say if we told you that Motorhead, GWAR, Quicksand, Glassjaw and Bad Brains and The Devil Wears Prada were playing a festival. Pretty cool, right? What about if we told you they were also appearing with the likes of Fall Out Boy, Blondie, Public Enemy and Violent Femmes? If you’re a straight […]

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New Jersey’s Starland Ballroom Ravaged By Sandy, Closing Until Spring

Posted by on November 14, 2012

The writing seemed to be on the wall when Megadeth’s show, which was scheduled to take place tonight (14) at the Starland Ballroom in Sayreville NJ was moved to New York’s Best Buy Theater. And yesterday, an article came out in the Newark Star-Ledger that confirmed it: The Starland Ballroom will be closed until Spring as […]

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More Bands Confirmed For Warped Tour 2012

Posted by on March 21, 2012

Since December of last year, the Vans Warped Tour have slowly been announcing bands set to take part in this Summer’s edition of the touring festival. And earlier today, another batch of bands for the main stage have been confirmed. The Used, Taking Back Sunday, Miss May I, New Found Glory and All Time Low […]

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Bamboozle 2011: Officially The Most Bizarre Festival Ever

Posted by on December 17, 2010

The lineup for the two day New Jersey festival Bamboozle seems to get weirder with each year, featuring everyone from Paramore to Hanson, and from Ke$ha to Bullet For My Valentine (and that was just from last year alone). This year’s lineup, though, might be not only the most bizarre lineup in the festival’s history, […]

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