Pollstar ConcertWirehttp://www.pollstar.com/pollstarRSS.aspx?feed=concertwireLatest ConcertWire news on Pollstar.com2013 Pollstar. All rights reserved. http://www.pollstar.com/licenceAgreement.aspx#rssen-USprogrammers@pollstar.comFri, 31 Oct 2014 19:01:00 GMThttp://www.pollstarpro.com/logo.gifPollstar ConcertWirehttp://www.pollstar.comMariah Carey Reveals NYC Christmas Showshttp://www.pollstar.com/news_article.aspx?ID=814684<p>For the first time in her two-decade-plus career, Mariah Carey will headline a series of Christmas shows in New York.  Set for mid-December, tickets go on sale during the second week of November but presales begin much sooner.</p> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 19:01:00 GMTGeorge Thorogoodhttp://www.pollstar.com/news_article.aspx?ID=826510Big Blues Bender, Riviera Hotel &amp; Casino, Las Vegas, Nev. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 18:59:00 GMTFrench Montana To ‘Set It Off’http://www.pollstar.com/news_article.aspx?ID=814682<p>French Montana sets a December run that includes co-headlining shows with Jeremih on select dates.  The “Set It Off Tour” beings in Fort Lauderdale and includes stops in Charlotte, Baltimore, New York and Los Angeles.</p> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 18:01:00 GMTHuman Nature’s Christmas/Motown Mashuphttp://www.pollstar.com/news_article.aspx?ID=814681<p>Fans already know about the looooong Las Vegas residency booked for Human Nature at The Sands Showroom at The Venetian. What’s new is that the Australian pop group is launching the seasonal “Christmas, Motown & More” in December.</p> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 17:01:00 GMTChristina Perrihttp://www.pollstar.com/news_article.aspx?ID=826509Staples Center, Los Angeles, Calif. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 16:59:00 GMTTaylor Swift Gets A Bronx Cheer As NYC Ambassadorhttp://www.pollstar.com/news_article.aspx?ID=814672<p>Taylor Swift’s new gig as New York City’s global welcome ambassador is getting a Bronx cheer (not that she knows what that is) from locals who questioned her street cred and mocked the videos she made for the city’s tourism agency, NYC & Company.</p> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 16:01:00 GMTSuge Knight To Stay In Vegas Jail Through Weekendhttp://www.pollstar.com/news_article.aspx?ID=814678<p>Rap music figure Marion “Suge” Knight had a Las Vegas traffic warrant reduced to a parking ticket on Thursday, but was returned in custody to the Clark County jail to await a Monday extradition hearing in a California robbery case.</p> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 15:01:00 GMTJudge: Trial Needed To Solve ‘Blurred Lines’ Casehttp://www.pollstar.com/news_article.aspx?ID=814677<p>A jury should decide a claim by the children of Marvin Gaye that the 2012 hit song “Blurred Lines” improperly copied elements of their father’s music, a federal judge ruled Thursday.</p> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 14:01:00 GMTTrombone Shortyhttp://www.pollstar.com/news_article.aspx?ID=826508Merriweather Post Pavilion, Columbia, Md. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 13:59:00 GMTJohn Denver Bust Missing After Heavy-Metal Ballhttp://www.pollstar.com/news_article.aspx?ID=814673<p>A Denver radio station that sponsored a heavy-metal Halloween ball is pleading for the return of a bust of John Denver that went missing during the party.</p> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 13:31:00 GMT