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Elton John: 'The Bitch' Is Coming Back to Verizon

By Doug Rule
September 19, 2013 4:42 PM |
The gay piano man Elton John will perform “All The Hits” on his first stop at the Verizon Center in eight years, in support of his upcoming new album The Diving Board, produced by T Bone Burnett and featuring songs written by John and -- duh! -- his longtime lyricist Bernie Taupin. A first listen to the new set, ... [Read]

The DC 101 Kerfuffle will amp up Jiffy Lube Live on Saturday, September 15. Scheduled to appear are Garbage, The Offspring, Sublime with Rome, as well as Anberlin, Foxy Shazam and Dead Sara. Tickets range from $26 to $51 for reserved; $56 for the GA Pit, and $26 for lawn, though there's a special $15 All-in Lawn Ticket price for ... [Read]

Radiohead is coming to D.C.'s Verizon Center on Sunday, June 3. The ongoing world tour is in support of their new album, The King of Limbs. Tickets go on sale this Saturday, March 10, at 10 a.m. at and at all Ticketmaster outlets, the Verizon Center box office or by phone at 800-745-3000. Additional ticket information: Tickets $69.50 ... [Read]

Coldplay tickets on sale tomorrow

Posted by Randy Shulman
December 16, 2011 8:11 AM |
"Every teardrop is a waterfall," Chris Martin sings on the first hit from the weirdly named Mylo Xyloto. And if you're a Coldplay fan, you just might cry a waterfall if you don't jump on getting tickets this weekend for next summer's show at Verizon Center. Seriously, tickets are likely to sell out quickly, so don't delay the clocks. Tickets ... [Read]

Tim McGraw gets Emotional

Posted by Randy Shulman
April 8, 2011 9:20 AM |
For all you country fans out there (D.C. Cowboys, you know who you are), Live Nation just announced that Tim McGraw's Emotional Traffic Tour will be rolling into Jiffy Lube Live on SAturday, August 13. Tickets on sale next Friday, April 15 at 10 a.m. at, Ticketmaster outlets, the Jiffy Lube Live box office, or by phone at 800-745-3000. ... [Read]

Tour dates for Britney Spears's North American Summer tour have been announced, and they include a Washington, D.C. date -- July 31 at the Verizon Center. Tickets go on sale Saturday, April 16 at 10 a.m. Complete ticket and tour information is available at or at Britney's seventh studio album, Femme Fatale, drops today. ... [Read]

LiveNation just announced that Sade is coming to the Verizon Center, Wednesday, June 22. She'll be appearing with special guest John Legend. Writing about her latest release a year ago in the magazine, Metro Weekly critic Doug Rule noted, Soldier of Love is altogether a stunning collection. ... Her husky alto is still a smooth operator, gently gliding over her ... [Read]