Beck and Cage the Elephant have announced a major co-headlining summer tour of North America. “The Night Running Tour” kicks off in Ridgefield, WA on July 11 and wraps up August 30 in West Palm Beach, FL. Spoon will open all dates and Starcrawler, Sunflower Bean and Wild Belle will open on selected dates as well. Beck just won two Grammys last night for his 2017 album Colors and Cage the Elephant will release their new album, Social Cues, on April 19. Beck is featured on the track “Night Running.”
The 2019 Forecastle Festival has announced its 2019 lineup. The three-day music event in Louisville is led by The Killers, The Avett Brothers and Anderson .Paak & The Free Nationals. Portugal. the Man, Maggie Rogers, Judah & The Lion, CHVRCHES, Dawes, First Aid Kit and many more. Forecastle Festival runs from July 12-14.
A Boogie Wit da Hoodie returns to #1 on the Billboard 200 with Hoodie SZN. Following his headline-making arrest by ICE, 21 Savage moves from #8 to #2 with his album I Am > I Was. At #3 is Future‘s Future Hndrxx Presents: The WIZRD, followed by Astroworld from Travis Scott at #4 and the A Star is Born soundtrack at #5. The top ten is filled out by Post Malone (#6), Meek Mill (#7), Drake (#8), the Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse soundtrack (#9) and Kodak Black (#10).