ZZ Top Coming to the Melody Tent in August

ZZ Top Coming to the Melody Tent in August

Apr 4, 2016

We’re thrilled to  announce ZZ Top coming to the Cape Cod Melody Tent at the end of August! The bearded Hall of Famers will make the Melody Tent debut on August 30th.

Having formed more than four decades ago in the Houston area of Texas, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees ZZ Top continue to be a relentless touring machine. The bearded duo of singer/guitarist Billy Gibbons and bassist/singer Dusty Hill, and drummer Frank Beard,

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Meet the Maestro: Cape Symphony Conductor Jung-Ho Pak

Meet the Maestro: Cape Symphony Conductor Jung-Ho Pak

Mar 7, 2016

Last year your show was a Broadway tribute. What can show-goers expect this year?

We are presenting a brand new show, and it’s custom designed for the Melody Tent this summer. This show is filled with the wonderful music of the late 50’s and early 60’s… a captivating era that was depicted in the hit show, Mad Men. It was the cool and hip time of thin lapels and big hair. Of martinis and mambos.

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Bonnie Raitt Announces ‘Dig In Deep’ Tour

Bonnie Raitt Announces ‘Dig In Deep’ Tour

Mar 3, 2016

“A digest of her proven strengths: For every bittersweet ballad, there’s a steamrollering groove.” — Nate Chinen, New York Times

Dates and ticket on-sales for Bonnie Raitt’s ‘Dig In Deep’ tour have been announced in full detail below with the first round of fan pre-sales and general on-sales beginning shortly. With more than half of her Spring Tour dates already sold out, Raitt returns to cities across the country where she has long been seen as one of music’s great entertainers,

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Under the Tent: Huey Lewis And The News!

Under the Tent: Huey Lewis And The News!

Feb 29, 2016

Huey Lewis and The News have long been noted as “one of America’s greatest rock and roll bands” – come see them live as they keep on rocking, at the Music Circus on July 29 and Melody Tent on July 30th!

Formed in 1979 from two rival Bay Area bands, Huey Lewis and the News have outlasted countless trends, forging forth with fresh music and continuing to thrill audiences throughout the years.

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Hot Off The Press: Vince Gill’s Latest Album

Hot Off The Press: Vince Gill’s Latest Album

Feb 15, 2016

Vince Gill’s new album Down To My Last Bad Habit was released Friday, to rave reviews from fans and critics. Rolling Stone said, “[it’s] …a collection of honest country songs with a glint of pop polish that ranks among the 20-time Grammy winner’s best work.”

Categorized as country, the album doesn’t hold back in any limitations, blending elements from rock, blues, jazz and pop. As Gill told Rolling Stone,

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The Sweetest Valentine? Tickets to Their Favorite Show!

The Sweetest Valentine? Tickets to Their Favorite Show!

Feb 12, 2016

Chocolate, jewelry, flowers… while these sweet treats are popular gifts for Valentine’s Day, break out of the norm this year – present your beloved with a something special, like tickets to their favorite show at South Shore Music Circus or Cape Cod Melody Tent!

It’s a wonderful treat if their favorite artist is passing through town – fan favorites include the  new country-singer Jake Owen, new sounds of Ben Folds with yMusic

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Country With A Twist: Join Us for Jake Owen!

Country With A Twist: Join Us for Jake Owen!

Feb 2, 2016

Be prepared to kick back and relax this summer – with the catchy and refreshing country tunes of Jake Owen. Blending country elements with the courage to step outside the bounds, Jake Owen’s music has caught the attention of fans across the country, making him a rising star.

Smash hits include 2X PLATINUM anthem “Barefoot Blue Jean Night,” PLATINUM-certified “Beachin’,” “Anywhere with You,” “Alone with You,” and “The One That Got Away.” His revival of “Life in a Northern Town” with Sugarland and Little Big Town in 2008 earned him Grammy and CMA Award nominations.

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A Capella Sensation Straight No Chaser

A Capella Sensation Straight No Chaser

Jan 24, 2016

When you hear “a capella” what do you think of? Barbershop quartets? Kitschy vaudeville acts? At one time that was spot-on but these days a capella has a place in pop music alongside the biggest names in pop, hip-hop, rock and R & B.  The guys in Straight No Chaser do an amazing job reinventing some of the greatest songs in popular music from Marvin Gaye, Walk the Moon, Weezer, Jason Mraz and so many more.

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This Day in Music January 15

This Day in Music January 15

Jan 15, 2016

January 15 was a big day in music history, especially on with musicians making TV appearances.

Births

In 1947, Pete Waterman, producer, TV presenter and part of the Stock, Aitken & Waterman team, booked the first ever tour for The Bay City Rollers. He also signed Musical Youth and Nik Kershaw and during the 70’s was promotion consultant for John Travolta. He was one of the most successful pop writers & producers of all time producing Bananarama,

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