Coachella 2019: YouTube Will Live-stream Both Weekends Of 2019 Festival

YouTube is totally on board with Coachella’s totally fledged plan to live-stream each weekends their 2019 pageant. What makes this 12 months’s association completely different from the previous eighth years either side had carried out enterprise, is that 2019 marks the 12 months each Coachella weekends obtain live-streaming protection. As reported, the Coachella pageant runs for 2 weekends within the Spring: April 12-14, with duplicate performances the very subsequent weekend on April 19-21 – all happening on terrain owned by the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California.

Besides giving the Coachella its most in-depth look up to now, YouTube’s settlement permits its Music and Premium subscribers precedence entry to tickets when the field fice opens tomorrow at 11 am Pacific Time. If you occur to be a YouTube Premium subscriber, an entry code can be e-mailed to you instantly earlier than the gates are opening on the 4th.

YouTube and Coachella negotiated a three-year extension to enterprise association final 12 months, seeing them by way of to 2021 or the soonest level re-negotiation. Spokespeople at YouTube confer with their efforts this 12 months as a “curated stay expertise” replete with vignettes, behind the scenes entry, and portraits the artists enlisted. The 2019 tourney is ready to incorporate Ariana Grande, Childish Gambino, Ella Mai, and the artist at present generally known as “Gucci Gang.”

Following Months of Controversy, Ticketmaster Unveils Its Verified Fan-to-Fan Resale Platform

Will Ticketmaster’s new verified fan-to-fan platform additionally embrace a hidden don’t-sue clause?

Ticketmaster hasn’t had an amazing 2018.

First, undercover reporters found that the ticketing large has labored hand-in-hand with scalpers.  Using a platform dubbed Tradedesk, Ticketmaster permits ‘resellers’ – i.e., scalpers – to promote tickets en masse, often at larger costs.

A$AP Rocky & Kevin Gates To Headline 2019 BUKU Music + Art Project

A$AP Rocky can be joined by some hip-hop’s present A-list in headlining the 2019 version the BUKU Music + Art Project pageant – some which embody GRiZ, Ella Mai, $uicideboy$, Playboi Carti, Gunna, Kevin Gates, Death Grips, Yaeji, Denzel Curry, J.I.D, EarthGang, Doja Cat, Rico Nasty, Jodeci, and that does not account for the acts which can be hip-hop adjoining from the EDM crowd.

The BUKU Music + Art Project pageant is now in its ninth iteration since debuting in 2012 on the identical New Orleans grounds. Besides the musical agenda that will get most the media consideration, the Art Project slant will characteristic dozens upon dozens visible initiatives and galleries for a extra immersive “pageant” expertise than your common “Bonnaroo” outing.

A portion the tickets proceeds will go in direction of the Upbeat Academy Foundation, a charitable group that gives the much less lucky in New Orleans with the chance to participate in hip-hop dance tutorials, workshops, and master-lessons. The final time BUKU held an occasion earlier within the yr, over 17,500 folks had been in attendance. The subsequent BUKU music fest happening on March 22nd and 23rd subsequent yr is projected to exceed these numbers. Tickets go on sale on December 11th on the pageant’s web site. Act quick, tickets offered out this time final yr!

Court Forbids Viagogo from Selling Rammstein Tickets

Despite the preliminary injunction, Viagogo continues to promote Rammstein tickets.

Across the Atlantic, most artists and their managers don’t belief Viagogo.  Neither do most governments.

Two months in the past, a high government of the controversial secondary ticketing platform – lengthy slammed as fraudulent – failed to indicate as much as a British authorities session on ticket scalping.  Viagogo justified the absence of Christopher Miller, its Head of Business Development, claiming the corporate had just lately filed a lawsuit towards Kilimanjaro Live.

Post Malone & Juice WRLD To Headline 2019 "Reading & Leeds" Festival

“Reading & Leeds” revealed its lineup for the 2019 iteration its annual competition. Of curiosity to hip-hop followers are the names Juice WRLD and Post Malone, who carry out on the primary two days the tourney, on August 23rd and 24th respectively. Their names and people listed beneath them, make up the marquee picks who’re anticipated to drive ticket gross sales. The the rest the lineup will likely be hand-selected to suit any unfastened ends, at a later submission date someday later within the new 12 months.

Besides Juice WRLD and Post Malone, Stefflon Don, The 1975, Twenty One Pilots, Pale Waves, Billie Eilish, and G FLip will carry out on the primary two competition dates. The closing day festivities will likely be headlined by The Foo Fighters, with the backing Not3s, Bastille, The Distillers, Yungblud, and The Amazons.

Last 12 months’s lineup consisting Kendrick Lamar, Lil Pump, Playboi Carti, A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie, amongst others, rapidly offered out f the again sturdy hip-hop illustration. Festival organizers will possible goal the same demographic once they spherical out the checklist invitees within the coming months.

Weekend and one-day ticket bundles will likely be made out there over on the Reading Festival web site, when the field fice opens this Friday.

Eventbrite Is Sunsetting Ticketfly. Introducing Eventbrite Music.

Just a yr after buying Ticketfly for $200 million from Pandora, Eventbrite has introduced it should shutter the model.

The newly introduced Eventbrite Music will use Eventbrite’s current platform to merge options from Ticketfly into Eventbrite Music.

Eventbrite says Eventbrite Music is “a brand new answer created particularly for unbiased music venues, promoters, and festivals to energy their ticketing, streamline their enterprise operations, and distribute their tickets to an enormous viewers.”

Tickets To Michelle Obama Event Are Being Re-Sold For $70,000

Michelle Obama’s upcoming talking engagement in London has given new that means to the phrase “sizzling ticket.” Tickets to the occasion, which offered out rapidly, are being resold on the ticket reselling web site Viagogo for as much as 72,181 kilos, which is $94,665.45 USD. Worth it?

According to the web site the Southbank Centre, the place the occasion might be happening, it’s going to characteristic Obama “in dialog about her extremely anticipated new memoir, Becoming, with acclaimed novelist Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.” Some individuals hoping to attend the occasion, like comic Ros Ballinger, discovered the irony the ticket worth hanging: “I believe it’s explicit egregious for sure gigs or occasions. To make huge prits f somebody who’s inspirational to individuals traditionally oppressed and devoted to public service is horribly ironic” (quoted in The Guardian).

A spokesperson for the Southbank Centre responded to the excessive costs with a press release:

The tickets have now been taken down, nevertheless it’s unclear if anybody was in a position to purchase them whereas they had been nonetheless up for grabs. Would it have been value it to pay $70okay to listen to Michelle, with “honesty and vigorous wit,” communicate for possibly an hour, “candidly recounting moments from her personal extraordinary journey” and galvanizing individuals “to change into the easiest model themselves”?

Tickets To Michelle Obama Event Are Being Re-Sold For $70,000

J. Cole Dips His Feet In Filmmaking As Executive Producer On "Out Of Omaha"

The J. Cole glow up in 2018 is one thing fierce. Not solely has the rapper improved his adroit hand at beat choice and manufacturing, however he is ventured into filmmaking besides. The Dreamville founder has a movie slated to premiere on the DOC NYC movie pageant subsequent week. To be truthful, the movie Out Of Omaha is definitely the brainchild director Clay Tweel, below the supervision J. Cole within the govt producer position.

The documentary tells the story an identical twins Darcell and Darrell Trotter, going through related but contrasting circumstancing in the identical Omaha city the place a historical past injustice persists from technology to technology. 

J. Cole’s advisory position reverse Clay Tweel furthers his trigger, as he inches nearer to creating a movie his personal. He and videographer Scott Lazer labored carefully on the “ATM” music video, with the intention to correctly execute his imaginative and prescient a 90s retrospective. Coles’ “self-production” in addition to the credit he obtained on Bas’ Milky Way mission all bode effectively for his autonomy as a creator in recreation.

Out Omaha’s World premiere is on November 10 in New York. Tickets could be bought at DOC NYC’s field fice (proper right here). The pageant runs from November eight to the 15th. 

Eminem Buys Out Detroit Movie Theater For "Bodied" Screenings

There are just a few good issues occurring this weekend. In phrases music, we’re loaded with Takef’s solo mission, Moneybagg Yo’s debut album, Swizz Beatz, Vince Staples and extra. On prime all that, we’re additionally getting Bodied – the soundtrack and the film. Produced by Eminem, persons are excited to see what he comes up with when it arrives and we do not have an excessive amount of longer to attend. The battle rap film will likely be premiering tomorrow and Eminem is fering followers an opportunity to observe it in a packed theater for completely no price.

Em took to Instagram to announce that he purchased out a movie show in Detroit for followers to observe Bodied free of charge.  The beneficiant fer comes after we outlined just a few the prime rap battles all time this week. Of course, tickets are restricted to 1 per particular person. Just as a result of he can, he is fering two nights screenings in case you are busy on both Friday or Saturday, giving folks the chance to catch the movie once they can.

The spirit battle is actual proper now and we could not decide a greater time for Bodied to return out. Hopefully, it lives as much as our expectations. If you are in Detroit, you higher take Eminem up on his fer.

Ja Rule Claps Back At 50 Cent With "Homophobic" IG Posts

50 Cent took issues to an extremely merciless place when he bought over 200 tickets to a Ja Rule live performance simply to rid the venue would-be concert-goers. The void within the crowd was truly fairly obvious, and social media was fast to make mild the scenario.

About a month in the past, Ja Rule insisted that bygones be bygones, however as , 50 refused to drop the mallet.

To add insult to harm, 50 Cent is berating previous the purpose the preliminary joke. Despite the actual fact it has been onerous to maintain observe each retort and its significance within the grand scheme issues, it might seem Ja Rule is now additionally on the fensive.

He issued the next homophobic posts on social media, the primary which photoshops 50 Cent in drag with a tagline that reads: “This look suits you Ol hoe ass n***a.”

The subsequent put up repurposes a picture 50 Cent and Young Buck posing for a photograph with an individual in drag. Ja Rule provides visible props to promote his joke: a dildo in 50 Cent’s shoulder holster and a strap-on positioned on Young Buck’s groin. The expression “Get The Strap” could possibly be on its final legs

50 Cent Promotes Ja Rule's $15 Concert Tickets After Ashanti's Response

50 Cent is not a bully; if something, he is serving to Ja Rule and Ashanti! At least, that is what he thinks. In the previous, 50 Cent’s trolling has undoubtedly bordered on bullying however most the time, it is all in good enjoyable. However, when he went after Ashanti for her low ticket gross sales, she took it as inappropriate. Ashanti’s request for Curtis to “lower it out” has ficially been met with a response and Fiddy is definitely performing some good for Ashanti and her affiliate Ja Rule, selling his rival’s upcoming live performance.

Despite sharing a hyperlink to purchase tickets to Ja’s upcoming present, 50’s intentions seem like riddled in his malicious methods, mentioning how low seats are promoting for. “People suppose I’m imply so go see this,” wrote the entertainer. “$15 bucks🤔 wait what l do now.” It can be laborious to consider we have come to a degree in Ja and 50’s feud the place the 2 are rooting for one another however the Get Rich Or Die Tryin’ rapper is making an attempt his greatest to not come throughout as a jerk. 

Earlier in the present day, we shared a picture that Fif posted from means again in 1995, displaying f his decades-old hustle together with his crew. He’s been teasing the following season Power on his social accounts, hinting that the upcoming episodes would be the final. Check out his response to Ashanti and Ja Rule beneath.

50 Cent Clowns Ashanti After Selling Only 24 Concert Tickets

Considering her ties to Ja Rule, all of us knew 50 Cent would have one thing to say about this example. Over the weekend, information broke out that an Ashanti live performance was cancelled after promoting a complete 24 tickets. Being one probably the most acknowledged names within the music trade from the final decade, individuals have been stunned concerning the experiences. She hasn’t launched a lot new music within the final yr after hitting her prime early on in her profession, however followers anticipated a much bigger turnout than 24 individuals. The occasion was initially alleged to be headlined by Teyana Taylor, who simply launched a fairly strong album, however the singer pulled out two weeks in the past. 50 Cent determined to chime in, giving some recommendation to Ashanti on how one can deal with this example.

“Do Basement events then it might nonetheless really feel prefer it’s lit,” wrote Fiddy on one his posts relating to the present’s cancellation. At first, he was fairly speechless, admitting he did not fairly know how one can react. In a second add, the rapper requested for all 24 ticket-buyers to report back to him, requesting their names and socials after he advised everyone “to not fuck with” Ja Rule and, by affiliation, Ashanti.

These days, artists make a lot their cash by touring so it is somewhat regarding to see the gifted artist promoting so few tickets. See each 50’s posts beneath.

TIDAL X BROOKLYN Lineup Revealed: Lil Wayne, Meek Mill, Lauryn Hill & More

The lineup for TIDAL’s 4th annual TIDAL X: BROOKLYN profit live performance has lastly been launched. The chosen artists are becoming a member of forces for a civil rights trigger, performing in honor felony justice reform efforts. The present will happen because the Barclays Center on Tuesday, October 23.

This yr’s version boast performances by iconic artists, akin to Lil Way, Lauryn Hilland Meek Mill. Fans may also get pleasure from performances by distinctive acts, together with Anderson .Paak, Kaskade, Normani, Kodak Black, Teyana Taylor, Bazzi, Lil Skies, Mozart La Para, Black Thought, Queen Naija, The Lox, Vic Mensa, BlocBoy JB, DaniLeigh, Danielle Bradbery, Jay Critch, Snoh Aalegra, SiR, Westside Gunn, Conway, Arin Ray, Jacob Banks, Cautious Clay and Patrick Droney.

Tickets can be found on the corporate’s web site. Fans who want to witness the occasion remotely also can achieve this, as TIDAL will make the live performance out there by a livestream on the identical date because the in-person occasion.

Proceeds and donations from the gathering will probably be utilized in assist felony justice reform non-prit organizations together with #Reduce50,  Equal Justice Initiative, and Innocence Project and REFORM.

TIDAL X: BROOKLYN is an extension the platforms philanthropic endeavors, enabling social issues-focused initiatives together with Lil Wayne’s Social Wave For Change, T.I.’s TIDAL X: Money Talk Education Challenge.

Iggy Azalea's "Bad Girls" Tour Has Been Canceled

The phrase out CupcakKe’s camp was that she had outgrown the must be a complimentary piece to the “Bad Girls” tour and thus made plans to tour unbiased Iggy, in help herself. Well, now it appears Iggy has been dealt one more blow, as a consequence CupcakKe dropping out. The “Bad Girls” tour has been canceled in its entirety, “as a consequence of unexpected circumstances.”

As Variety studies, Live Nation broke the information, on behalf their artist. The tour was scheduled to go to 21 totally different cities alongside a five-week grid, kicking f on Oct. 27 in Hollywood, Florida and wrapping up earlier than the subzero temperatures have been set to hit the bottom on December 4th in Houston, Texas. The full assertion  Live Nation reads: “Due to unexpected circumstances, Iggy Azalea’s The Bad Girls Tour has been canceled, refunds can be found at level buy.”

Iggy followers are free to invest on the rationale(s) for the cancelation; if you happen to have been to wager, the indicators level to her relative inactivity (as a consequence of melancholy), poor ticket gross sales, and most significantly, the vital reception her Survive the Summer EP, her first in 4 years, contributing to her malaise. Iggy Azalea fered her followers a message timeless love shortly after formal e-mails to ticket-holders have been despatched out.

Charlamagne Tha God Announces Talk With Kanye West To Talk Mental Health

Kanye West is linking up with Charlamagne Tha God but once more for a sit-down dialogue on all issues “anxiousness, remedy, PTSD and all the opposite psychological well being stuff.” The final time the duo sat down for a chat was amid the mind-boggling “slavery was a alternative rant” Kanye dropped on his followers that was adopted by C Tha God paying a go to to Kanye’s house to dive deeper into the place he was at mentally. 

This newly introduced interview will happen on October 17th at The Town Hall in New York as a means for followers to seize tickets to attend and witness the dialog stay and unedited. Once once more, the chat comes proper after Kanye has made some controversial remarks like this previous weekend’s tweet about abolishing the 13th modification. 

He paid a go to to TMZ yesterday to elucidate his tweet, detailing how he merely used the mistaken phrase. “What I need to say is ‘abolish’ was the mistaken language – I misspoke by saying ‘abolish.’ ‘Amend’ is the appropriate language and what’s stunning about our structure is we can amend it,” he defined.