An incredible list of musical hot shots are going on tour across North America this summer! Many of these artists haven’t been on tour for a long time. Many notable artists are forming fascinating collaborations with each other to create epic summer tours in huge venues across the continent. Summer 2019 is looking like a season of music-magic across several different genres!

1.The Jonas Brothers

The Jonas Brothers are back in action doing concerts after six years without performing together. This earth-shattering news is hitting home to millions of North American fans. The group’s North American tour begins August 7th in Miami and continues until mid-December.

2. Ariana Grande

Ariana Grande is continuing to stun the world through a North American tour which began in March 18th in Albany, New York. She will continue the tour until August 4th. Amazingly, she’s promoting two albums together in this incredible tour!

3. Shawn Mendes

Shawn Mendes is on tour! The stunning talent will begin the North American leg of his tour June 12th in Portland and continue across the US until early September.

4. Khalid

Khalid is hitting the road this summer in honor of his second album, Free Spirit. The North American leg of his tour begins June 20th in Glendale and continues until his last performance in Miami on August 17th.

5. The Backstreet Boys

The Backstreet Boys are celebrating an incredible 26 years together! Their North American tour begins July 12th in DC and continues until September 15th.

6. Michael Buble

Michael Buble begins his North American tour segment July 9th in Los Angeles, the tour continues until August 3rd.

7. Pentatonix

Pentatonix has been on an amphitheater tour through the US since last May which continues into early September.

8. Flo Rida, TLC, and Nelly

Flo Rida, TLC, and Nelly are teaming up for an amphitheater tour which already began! The tour will continue until September 1st.

9. John Bellion

John Bellion is the man behind the incredible vocals in Zedd’s “Beautiful Now.” John is currently on a North American tour which will end mid-August.

10. Jennifer Lopez

Jennifer Lopez is currently on a tour which started on June 7th in Inglewood which will continue until July 27th where she will end it in Miami.

11. Train and Goo Goo Dolls

Train and Goo Goo Dolls are currently on a tour which will continue until August 17th.


PRETTYMUCH has a summer tour in North America starting July 11th in Irving and ending August 16th in Vancouver.

13. Queen and Adam Lambert

Queen and Adam Lambert are going on tour together this summer. The tour begins July 4th in Vancouver and ends August 23rd in Charlotte.

14. Wiz Khalifa

Wiz Khalifa will start his tour July 9th in Atlanta and end it in mid-August. The tour will feature awe inspiring opening acts such as French Montana and Playboi Carti.

15. Zac Brown Band

Zac Brown Band has a summer tour this year which ends in late October. This is truly a great chance to enjoy country on a summer night!

16. Kiss

Kiss will be playing in the US this year from August 6th until September 20th.

17. Blink 182 and Lil Wayne

Blink 182 and Lil Wayne are collaborating for an incredible summer tour across North America. The tour starts June 27th in Columbus and ends September 20th in the Barclays Center in Brooklyn!

Dekalb Stage and Understudy Lounge opened up this past weekend, in the center of Downtown Brooklyn at 445 Albee Square West. The venue, attached to the Dekalb Market Hall is 7,500 square feet and has a capacity of 300. This past Saturday, the venue welcomed its first event Soul Summit, an upbeat and energy-fueled house-music party. Next weekend there will be a Sound Off™ Silent Disco. Also upcoming, Dekalb Stage will be hosting a weekly trivia series and weekly bingo.

As you near the back of Dekalb Stage, a door will guide you to Understudy, a charming and pristine cocktail lounge. The drink menu might easily reel you in, with very interesting concoctions and enchanting names.  There is a rotating snack menu here, and even cheese and meat boards. To gain a vision on how enticing the drink menu is, take a peek below.


  • Upstage: whiskey, hibiscus, egg white, fresh lemon & lime juice, bitters
  • Stage Left: Mezcal, maple, fresh lime juice
  • All About Eve: tequila, lavender, fresh lime juice & sea salt
  • Drama Queen: citrus rum, limoncello, fresh lime juice, grapefruit, tangerine & orange juice, sweet dried citrus zest
  • The Ensemble: dark rum, anejo tequila, vodka, velvet falernum, mango, pineapple, and homemade grenadine

Located just a mile up from Barclays Center, the Dekalb Stage and Understudy Lounge will provide a new location to enjoy live music. Providing a new spotlight to see artists perform under will help Downtown Brooklyn continue to generate buzz as a hotspot. It’s important to create and promote more safe music venues around the nation. Music is meant to be shared, recognized and properly appreciated, and The Dekalb Lounge and Understudy will allow these concepts to flourish. If the drink menu didn’t make you salivate a bit, at least check this venue out to help keep the live music scene vital.