OHANA FEST TO BE HEADLINED BY VEDDER, STROKES & CHILI PEPPERS
The annual three-day Ohana festival curated by Pearl Jam frontman Eddie Vedder has announced the lineup for this year’s festival at Doheny State Beach in Dana Point, California. The Sept 27-29 festival will be led by performances from the Strokes, Eddie Vedder, the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Tash Sultana, Incubus, Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats and more. Tickets go on sale March 8 at 10:00 am Pacific. Learn more at OhanaFest.com.
DIERKS BENTLEY’S SEVEN PEAKS FEST RETURNING IN 2019
Dierks Bentley has announced that he’ll headline the second annual Seven Peaks Music Festival in Buena Vista, Colorado Aug 30-Sept 1 2019 with help from country superstars Luke Bryan, Maren Morris and Jon Pardi. The Live Nation-backed event will pay tribute to both the Americana genre with artists like Mitchell Tenpenny and Ryan Hurd, as well as 90s country music legends like Travis Tritt and Tracy Lawrence. Tickets go on sale March 15. Learn more at sevenpeaksfestival.com.
CARDI B BREAKS ATTENDANCE RECORD AT RODEO HOUSTON
Drawing inspiration from the late singer Selena Quintanilla, Cardi B thanked her fans and the legendary Queen of Cumbia for helping break the attendance record at Radio Houston on Friday, performing in front 75,580 people — three more fans than Garth Brooks who set the previous records of 75,577 attendees last year. Cardi says she was nervous to perform but drew inspiration from a portrait of Quintanilla at Reliant Stadium. Watch her reaction to breaking the record by singing “Como La Flor” on Instagram.