Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Bruce Hornsby Coming To Fargo

SATURDAY, JUNE 20, 2015 | 7:00 P.M. DOORS, 8:00 P.M. SHOW
Tickets on-sale Friday, March 6, 2015,11:00 a.m.
Reserved seating is $45.00
Additional fees may apply
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Almost three decades after winning a GRAMMY for Best New Artist and launching one of contemporary music’s most diverse careers, Bruce Hornsby, still makes joyful noise as he discovers clever and expansive ways to chronicle dynamic musical snapshots of his often generously collaborative journey.

Nothing better illustrates this than Hornsby’s communion with his longtime band, the Noisemakers. Expecting the unexpected, Hornsby & The Noisemakers’ live show showcases their freewheeling approach and years of rapport. Fargo fans will enjoy the addition of two new Noisemakers: Ross Holmes (fiddle/mandolin) collaborator with Mumford & Sons and Gibb Droll (guitarist) who jams with Brandi Carlile and Keller Williams.

Hornsby’s albums have sold over 11 million copies. His “The Way It Is” was the most played song on American radio in 1987. The prolific writer and three time GRAMMY winner’s career is often segmented into commercial, bluegrass, film scores and “by request” (favorite hits and influences). Numerous hip-hop artists, including Tupac Shakur, have even sampled Hornsby’s work.

Tickets are available at, at the Tickets 300 box office (300 Broadway, Fargo; open Monday – Friday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.) or by calling (866) 300-8300.


THURSDAY, MAY 7, 2015 | 7 P.M. DOORS, 8 P.M. SHOW
Tickets on-sale Friday, March 13, 2015, 11 a.m.
Reserved seating is $45, $65, $125
$125 ticket includes VIP seating, meet & greet opportunity and photo with Rick
Additional fees may apply
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Rick Springfield’s hugely successful Stripped Down tour comes to Fargo. Springfield’s Stripped Down performance includes music, storytelling and a special question and answer session with the audience. 

With 25 million records sold, a Grammy® Award for his No. 1 smash-hit “Jessie’s Girl,” and whopping 17 Top-40 hits including “Don’t Talk to Strangers”, “An Affair of the Heart”, “I've Done Everything for You”, “Love Somebody” and “Human Touch”, Springfield has no intention of taking his foot off the accelerator. “I put everything I've got into making records,” he says. “Sometimes people think they have you pegged but I trust my music show them otherwise.”

In early 2013, Springfield collaborated with The Foo Fighters’ Dave Grohl on the song, “The Man That Never Was”, for the Sound City soundtrack, “Sound City:  Real to Reel.” At the 2014 Grammy Awards the album won for Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media.  In May 2014 Springfield’s first novel, “Magnificent Vibration” was released marking his second publication on the New York Times Bestsellers List and he was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Currently, he is finishing production on the Tristar film “Ricki And The Flash” to be released in Summer 2015 and co-starring with Meryl Streep and Kevin Klein.

For more information on the tour and Rick Springfield, visit or contact: Kim Jakwerth at

Tickets are available at, at the Tickets 300 box office (300 Broadway, Fargo; open Monday – Friday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.) or by calling (866) 300-8300.

Monday, April 14, 2014

James McMurtry To Perform In Fargo

FRIDAY, JULY 11, 2014 | 8 P.M. DOORS, 9 P.M. SHOW
222 Broadway N, Fargo, N.D. 58102
Tickets on-sale Friday, April 18 at 11 a.m.
General admission, ages 21+, $18 advance, $20 day of show
Additional fees may apply

Texas singer/songwriter James McMurtry, known for his hard-edged character sketches, comes from a literal family; his father, novelist and screenwriter Larry McMurty, gave James his first guitar at age seven, and his mother, an English professor, taught him how to play it.

McMurtry began performing his own songs while attending the University of Arizona and continued to do so after returning home and taking a job as a bartender. When it transpired that a film script McMurty’s father had written was being directed by John Mellencamp, who was also its star, McMurtry’s demo tape was passed along and Mellencamp was duly impressed, serving as co-producer on McMurtry’s 1989 debut album, Too Long in the Wasteland. McMurtry also appeared ont eh soundtrack of the film (Falling From Grace), working with Mellencamp, John Prine, Joe Ely, and Dwight Yoakam in a one-off supergroup called Buzzin’ Cousins. McMurtry has continued to record, releasing albums in 1992 and 1995. Walk Between the Raindrops followed in 1998, and 2002 saw the release of Saint Mary of the Woods, his last for the Sugar Hill label. He signed with Compadre the following year, releasing Live in Aught-Three in 2004 and Childish Things in 2005. Just Us Kids appeared in 2008 on Lightening Rod Records, with another concert album, Live in Europe, arrive in 2009.

Tickets are available at, at the Tickets300 box office (300 Broadway, Fargo; open Monday-Friday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.), or by calling (866) 300-8300.

Monday, February 10, 2014


NEW YORK, NY (February 10, 2014) – Iconic singer, songwriter, musician, actress and philanthropist Dolly Parton announces the release of her new album Blue Smoke which will be released by Sony Music Masterworks andDolly Records on May 13, 2014.  Following the album release the Blue Smoke World Tour will hit select dates in the United States, England, Ireland, Scotland, Denmark, Germany, Norway and Sweden.

"On this CD I think there are all of the colors of my life in all the areas of music that you've allowed me to dabble in through the years,” says Dolly Parton.  “You will hear my old world mountain voice on songs like ‘Banks of The Ohio’ and ‘If I Had Wings’ my tender side on songs like ‘Miss You - Miss Me’ and ‘Unlikely Angel.’ My country / bluegrass side of songs like ‘Home,’ ‘Blue Smoke’ and ‘Don't Think Twice’ and my funny tongue-in-cheek side on ‘Lover du Jour.’”

  1. Blue Smoke
  2. Unlikely Angel
  3. Don't Think Twice
  4. You Can't Make Old Friends
  5. Home
  6. Banks of the Ohio
  7. Lay Your Hands on Me
  8. Miss You-Miss Me
  9. If I Had Wings
  10. Lover du Jour
  11. From Here to the Moon and Back
  12. Try

Dolly is the most honored female country performer of all time. Achieving 25 RIAA certified gold, platinum and multi-platinum awards, she has had 25 songs reach number 1 on the Billboard Country charts, a record for a female artist. She has 41 career top 10 country albums, a record for any artist, and she has 110 career charted singles over the past 40 years. All-inclusive sales of singles, albums, hits collections, paid digital downloads and compilation usage during her Hall of Fame career have reportedly topped a staggering 100 million records world-wide. She has garnered 7 Grammy Awards, 10 Country Music Association Awards, 5 Academy of Country Music Awards, 3 American Music Awards and is one of only five female artists to win the Country Music Association's Entertainer of the Year Award. Dolly was inducted as a member of the Country Music Hall of Fame in 1999.  And the litany goes on.

Dolly’s career has spanned nearly five decades and is showing no signs of slowing down.  An internationally-renowned superstar, the iconic and irrepressible Parton has contributed countless treasures to the worlds of music, film and television.  Some of her hit films have included Nine to Five, Steel Magnolias, The Best Little Whorehouse in TexasRhinestone, Straight Talk, andJoyful Noise.  Parton received two Oscar® nominations – one for writing the title tune to Nine to Five and the other for Travelin’ Thru from the film Transamerica.


Feb 11   Australia, Melbourne - Rod Laver Arena
Feb 12   Australia, Melbourne - Rod Laver Arena
Feb 13   Australia, Adelaide - Entertainment Centre
Feb 15   Australia, NSW, Hunter Valley - Hope Estate
Feb 16   Australia, Tamworth - TRECC
Feb 18   Australia, Sydney - Entertainment Centre
Feb 19   Australia, Sydney - Entertainment Centre
Feb 21   Australia, Brisbane - Entertainment Centre
Feb 22   Australia, Brisbane - Entertainment Centre
Feb 24   Australia, Cairns - Cairns Convention Center
Feb 27   Australia, Perth - Perth Arena

May 22  Tulsa, OK - Hard Rock Casino
May 23  Tulsa, OK - Hard Rock Casino
May 25  Cherokee, NC - Harrah’s Cherokee Casino
May 27  Richmond, KY - EKU Center For The Arts -  (St. Mark’s Evening Among Friends)
May 28  Knoxville, TN - University of Tennessee -  (Benefiting Dolly's Imagination Library)
May 30  Thackerville, OK - Winstar Casino
May 31  Thackerville, OK - Winstar Casino

Jun 08   England, Liverpool - Echo Arena
Jun 10   Northern Ireland, Belfast - Odyssey Arena
Jun 11   Ireland, Dublin - O2 Arena
Jun 12   Ireland, Cork - Live At The Marquee
Jun 14   England, Newcastle - Metro Radio Arena
Jun 15   Scotland, Aberdeen - GE Arena
Jun 17   Scotland, Glasgow - SSE Hydro Arena
Jun 18   Scotland, Glasgow - SSE Hydro Arena
Jun 20   England, Leeds - First Direct Arena
Jun 21   England, Manchester - Phones 4U Arena
Jun 22   England, Birmingham - LG Arena
Jun 24   Wales, Cardiff - Motorpoint Arena
Jun 25   Wales, Cardiff - Motorpoint Arena
Jun 27   England, London - O2 Arena
Jun 28   England, London - O2 Arena
July 02   England, Nottingham - Capital FM Arena
July 05   Germany, Cologne - LANXESS Arena
July 06   Germany, Berlin - o2 World
July 08   Denmark, Copenhagen - Forum
July 09   Norway, Oslo - Spektrum
July 11   Sweden, Stockholm - THE GLOBE

Sony Music Masterworks comprises the Masterworks, Sony Classical, OKeh, Portrait, Masterworks Broadway and Flying Buddha imprints. For email updates and information please visit

Thursday, January 30, 2014

Silverado to play in Fargo

Silverado, a five-piece country band that plays the best of current and classic country along with a little bit of rock and roll, will play at The Venue at the Hub (2525 9th Ave SW) in Fargo, ND  on Friday, April 25th. Doors open at 8pm, with the show beginning at 9pm. General admission, all ages, $7 at the door.

Silverado has opened for over 30 National Acts such as Toby Keith, Sara Evans, Beach Boys, Montgomery Gentry, Mark Chesnutt, Tracy Lawrence, Joe Diffie, and many more. With state-of-the-art sound and lights, Silverado presents a polished and professional show that is sure to please all you country fans out there.

Wednesday, June 5, 2013

Courtyard Hounds to play at Fargo Theatre

314 Broadway N., Fargo, ND 58102
Tickets on-sale Friday, June 14 at noon
Reserved seating, ages 21+, $20
Additional fees may apply

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As the mainstays of the Dixie Chicks since they formed the group in 1989, sisters Martie Maguire and Emily Robison have been familiar faces to many millions of fans, yet maintained an element of mystery as “sidewomen” to lead vocalist, Natalie Maines. When Maines took an indefinite hiatus from the group shortly after they had been awarded five Grammys in 2007, Chicks fans couldn’t help but wonder if Emily and Martie would ever come out from hiding in plain sight. Less than three years later, the sisters released their “very personal” debut featuring Robison on lead vocals. “See You In The Spring,” a duet with Jakob Dylan of The Wallflowers, is a highlight on the 12-track self-titled album. The duo is set to release their sophomore album, “Amelita,” on July 16 via Colombia Records.

The sound is similar to Dixie Chicks’ far-reaching country-pop, perhaps a bit softer and sweeter as Robison winds up giving the group its own introspective identity. Is this band a side project? They can live with that label. Or something permanent? Yes, that too.

Robison and Maguire could no sooner take an indefinite vacation from music than they could from being related. The Chicks haven’t disbanded, but Court Yard Hounds is no mere time-marker of a project. When fans see Maguire and Robison from now on, whether they’re at side or center stage, it’ll be with a greater sense of the individual personalities of the sisters who’ve seemed ubiquitous, yet just a little elusive for so many years. Their easy smiles and rapport with fans from the front rows to the rafters have gotten them pegged as “the friendly ones,” but the material on Court Yard Hounds proves them as complex as they are approachable.

Tickets are available at, at the Tickets300 box office (300 Broadway, Fargo; open Monday-Friday,
noon to 6 p.m.), or by calling (866) 300-8300.

Thursday, May 16, 2013

Dwight Yoakam to perform in Moorhead

801 50th Ave. S, Moorhead, Minn. 56560
Tickets on-sale Friday, May 31 at 12 noon
All ages welcome, $59.50 reserved seating, $39.50 GA benches, $29.50 GA lawn
Additional fees may apply

Few entertainers have attained the iconic status of Dwight Yoakam. Perhaps that is because so few have consistently and repeatedly met the high standard of excellence delivered by the
Kentucky native, no matter what his endeavor. His name immediately conjures up compelling, provocative images: A pale cowboy hat with the brim pulled low; poured-on blue jeans; intricate, catchy melodies paired with poignant, brilliant lyrics that mesmerize with their indelible imprint. Then there’s Yoakam the actor, who seemingly melts into his roles, impressively standing toe-to-toe with some of the world’s top thespians: Jodie Foster, Tommy Lee Jones, Forest Whitaker, Nicolas Cage. Add to that, Yoakam the entrepreneur and you have a singular talent without peer.

Yoakam ’s latest Warner Bros. album, 3 Pears, balances his country core with a fiercely independent embrace of rock,
Americana, pop and soul. It blends Yoakam’s respect for his musical predecessors with the collaborative assistance of modern singer/songwriter Beck, who co-produced two tracks, and current rocker Kid Rock, who co-wrote the hooky opener, “Take Hold Of My Hand.”

He has 12 gold albums and nine platinum or multi-platinum albums, including the triple-platinum This Time. Five of those albums have topped Billboard’s Country Albums chart with another 14 landing in the Top 10. More than 30 singles have charted, with 22 going Top 20, including the incomparable hits “Honky Tonk Man,” “Please Please Baby,” “Little Ways,” “I Sang Dixie,” “It Only Hurts When I Cry,” “Fast as You” and “Thousand Miles from Nowhere.” He’s won two Grammys and earned a staggering 21 nominations.

Tickets are available at, at the Tickets300 box office (300 Broadway, Fargo; open Monday-Friday,
noon to 6 p.m.), or by calling (866) 300-8300.

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