Black Keys, Luke Bryan, Marco Antonio Solís among artists bringing tours to Chicago in spring, summer

Music is heading back to Chicago in a big way.

The Black Keys, Marco Antonio Solis, Josh Groban, Luke Bryan and Chris Botti on Monday announced they’re each bringing their world tours to Chicago in 2022.

Marco Antonio Solis, the five-time Grammy-winning Mexican balladeer (and founder of Los Bukis), whose hits include “Tu Carcel,” “Se Va Muriendo Mi Alma,” “Morenita” and “O Me Voy O Te Vas,” makes a tour stop at the Allstate Arena on May 7, part of his Que Gana De Verte World Tour. The tour kicks off April 1 in Phoenix.

Tickets go on sale

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Black Nation Artists Demand Solutions from Grand Ole Opry After Morgan Wallen Efficiency

Nation music singer Morgan Wallen shocked followers with an unannounced look on the Grand Ole Opry stage in Nashville, Tennessee, on Saturday.

Wallen, who has not been seen within the public eye since being filmed utilizing a racial slur in a January 2021 video, appeared on the stage alongside nation artist ERNEST. The Opry tweeted concerning the efficiency, main many to interpret it as a blessing to Wallen and a path to reconciliation for his actions final yr.

The video reveals Wallen after an evening out utilizing a racial slur. In response to Leisure Weekly, some organizations briefly banned him,

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Artists, historians study nation music’s previous and future

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — As nation music’s greatest stars ready to rejoice the annual CMA Awards, a gaggle of artists, lecturers and historians gathered to appropriate the document on the style’s previous and supply concepts on the way it can broaden exterior its typical white traces.

Simply steps from the present’s dwelling at Bridgestone Area, audio system addressed the erasure of Black artists from nation music’s historical past and whether or not the business may very well be extra welcoming to artists of colour.

Dubbed the Rosedale Summit and held Monday concurrently in Nashville on the Nationwide Museum of African

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Native Music Highlight: Expertise supervisor and CEO Ryker acts as pathway and bridge for music artists

By Julien A. Luebbers

For The Spokesman-Evaluate

There are execs and cons to being within the Spokane music scene. On the one hand, the neighborhood is tight-knit and stuffed with expertise. However however, it lacks the infrastructure of a bigger music scene, and the scale might be stifling for an artist’s musical development and the expansion of their following.

However based on native expertise supervisor and Direct Inflow Administration CEO Ryker, we’re not seeing your complete image. There’s such a factor because the Spokane music scene, however it needn’t be a tough boundary sequestering the expertise of the Inland Northwest

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