Pollstar ConcertWirehttp://www.pollstar.com/pollstarRSS.aspx?feed=concertwireLatest ConcertWire news on Pollstar.com2015 Pollstar. All rights reserved. http://www.pollstar.com/licenceAgreement.aspx#rssen-USprogrammers@pollstar.comSat, 10 Dec 2016 19:01:00 GMThttp://www.pollstarpro.com/logo.gifPollstar ConcertWirehttp://www.pollstar.comRock Out: Music Professor Signs Deals To Play With 3 Bandshttp://www.pollstar.com/news_article.aspx?ID=828460<p>Jacksonville University professor Tommy Harrison has kept his hair long all these years. A good thing: It will come in handy when he takes to the road again, backed by a new record contract, as a head-banging, hair-tossing, heavy-metal guitar hero.</p> Sat, 10 Dec 2016 19:01:00 GMTHibbing Struggles With How It Should Honor Bob Dylanhttp://www.pollstar.com/news_article.aspx?ID=828459<p>The city of Hibbing has long struggled with how it should honor its most famous son, Bob Dylan. There is a street sign, a small exhibit in the public library, but little more.</p> Sat, 10 Dec 2016 18:01:00 GMTWeezerhttp://www.pollstar.com/news_article.aspx?ID=845401&quot;KFMA Fall Ball,&quot; Pima County Fairgrounds, Tucson, Ariz. Sat, 10 Dec 2016 17:59:00 GMTGospel Singer Shirley Caesar Sues Georgia Artist Over Songhttp://www.pollstar.com/news_article.aspx?ID=828458<p>Grammy-winning gospel singer Shirley Caesar, whose sermon-song “Hold My Mule” went viral a few years ago, is suing a Georgia rapper over a remix of her song.</p> Sat, 10 Dec 2016 17:01:00 GMTDenver Evicts People Living In Art And Music Spacehttp://www.pollstar.com/news_article.aspx?ID=828457<p>Denver city and fire officials met Friday with the owner of a converted warehouse that offered art and music space and was closed after authorities found serious fire code violations.</p> Sat, 10 Dec 2016 16:01:00 GMTVienna Philharmonic To Return Nazi Loot To Jewish Familyhttp://www.pollstar.com/news_article.aspx?ID=828456<p>A spokeswoman for the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra says the famed ensemble plans to return a valuable French Neo-Impressionist painting looted by the Nazis to relatives of its original Jewish owner.</p> Sat, 10 Dec 2016 15:01:00 GMTSiahttp://www.pollstar.com/news_article.aspx?ID=845400The Palace Of Auburn Hills, Auburn Hills, Mich. Sat, 10 Dec 2016 14:59:00 GMTTaylor Swift, Kenny Chesney Donate To Wildfire Fundhttp://www.pollstar.com/news_article.aspx?ID=828455<p>Artists and organizations in Music City are stepping up to help their neighbors after devastating wildfires damaged about 2,500 buildings and caused 14 deaths in the Gatlinburg area.</p> Sat, 10 Dec 2016 14:01:00 GMTA Few Minutes With Tommy Stinsonhttp://www.pollstar.com/news_article.aspx?ID=828454<p>In between growing up in a Minneapolis band called The Replacements and spending 18 years playing bass for Guns N’ Roses, Tommy Stinson had a project called Bash & Pop.  The band returns next year and we called him up to ask about it. </p> Sat, 10 Dec 2016 01:15:00 GMTJambo – Er, Jamboree – Returnshttp://www.pollstar.com/news_article.aspx?ID=828453<p>The Jamboree in the Hills, a 40-year tradition in Belmont, Ohio, breathlessly announced several changes – including a new name and alcohol restrictions. Fans weren’t happy, and many changes have disappeared.  </p> Sat, 10 Dec 2016 01:01:00 GMT