Neil Diamond is still a gem

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Even at 71, Neil Diamond knows how to shine in concert, as he proved again to a packed house at the Mohegan Sun Arena Saturday night. The singer performed a two-hour show with no intermission and ended with just as much energy as he started. And the audience — which trended toward middle-aged, to be […] [Read More]
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Neil Young coming to Bridgeport

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I don’t know what’s going on at the Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport, but I like it. After a seeming eternity out of the concert game, the former Arena at Harbor Yard already has shows from Carrie Underwood and Rush on its schedule, and now it’s added another biggie. Neil Young and Crazy Horse will […] [Read More]
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Allman Brothers-Santana, Linkin Park shows

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The Allman Brothers and Santana are co-headlining a summer tour with a stop planned for the Comcast Theatre in Hartford on Saturday, July 28. According to a news release, The Allman Brothers will close the Hartford date. Tickets are $23.50-$93.50 and go on sale Friday at 10 a.m. through Ticketmaster at 800-745-3000 or www.ticketmaster.com. Linkin […] [Read More]
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Rush ticket news

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Tickets go on sale Friday, May 4, at 10 a.m. for the Rush concert at the Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport on Oct. 10. Prices are $46.75-$126.75 with VIP paclages available for $275. The VIP tickets come with a reserved ticket within the firsdt 15 rows of the stage; and exclusive tour shirt; a collectible tour poster; […] [Read More]
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Bridgeport rocks!

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Three concerts coming to Bridgeport were announced Thursday, the biggest being a visit by Rush at the Webster Bank Arena on Oct. 10. The Canadian power trio is touring to promote its 20th studio album, “Clockwork Angels,” which will be released on June 12. No on-sale date has been announced yet for tickets. The Fairfield Theatre […] [Read More]
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Van Halen coming back to Mohegan Sun

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Van Halen announced 18 shows have been added to its current tour, including a July 7 return engagement at the Mohegan Sun Arena. No word on ticket prices yet, but they were $110-$135 when the group was there in March. Tickets are scheduled to go on sale Saturday, April 21,  at 10 a.m. through Ticketmaster […] [Read More]
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Norah Jones to play Oakdale

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No word on tickets yet, but Norah Jones’ summer tour will play the Oakdale Theatre in Wallingford on July 2.  Jones has a new album, “Little Broken Hearts,” scheduled for release on May 1. [Read More]
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Kiss, Motley Crue to play Hartford

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Kiss and Motley Crue are getting together for a summer tour that will come to the Comcast Theatre in Hartford on Sept. 23. Tickets are $50.50-$90.50 reserved and $30 lawn, and there are VIP packages available for $151. Also, a four-pack of lawn tickets will cost $108. Tickets go on sale Friday, March 23, at […] [Read More]
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John Mayer coming to Oakdale

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Bridgeport native John Mayer is apparently recovered from his recent throat troubles and is embarking on his first tour in about two years. He will play the Oakdale in Wallingford on Sunday, April 22, with tickets ($64-$99) on sale Saturday, March 3, at 10 a.m. through www.LiveNation.com or through Ticketmaster at 800-745-3000 or www.ticketmaster.com. Mayer’s […] [Read More]
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Van Halen coming to Mohegan Sun

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I don’t know what’s more surprising: Van Halen touring with David Lee Roth or Van Halen recording an album with David Lee Roth. But it’s true that Van Halen will be on the road beginning Feb. 18 and the group’s new record, “A Different Kind of Truth,” will be released Feb. 7. The first single, “Tattoo,” […] [Read More]
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