Tokyo Dome

  1. Van Halen European Tour Not Happening: Irving Azoff

    March 12, 2013 6:10 PM EDT Comments by Van Halen frontman David Lee Roth that the band will tour Europe beginning late this year are incorrect, according to Irving Azoff, manager for group founders Alex and Eddie Van Halen and bassist Wolfgang Van Halen. In comments picke ...

  2. Opportunities for Western & Asian Tours Increase in Japan

    August 08, 2012 5:35 PM EDT Japanese fans couldn't get enough of Lady Gaga. During the American superstar's "Born This Way" tour of Japan, Gaga played the Saitama Super Arena in May and sold out one show. Then another. Then another. In all, Gaga moved 96, ...

  3. Reunited X Japan Confirm U.S., Europe Dates

    April 04, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Visual-kei band X Japan, fresh from three triumphant reunion shows this past weekend at the 50,000-capacity Tokyo Dome, have announced their first-ever overseas shows. At an April 3 press conference in Tokyo the group said they will play a gig at ...

  4. Legendary Japanese Rockers Reform

    January 22, 2008 12:00 AM EST Legendary Japanese "visual-kei" band X Japan will play two reunion gigs at Tokyo Dome March 28 and 30, the band’s drummer/leader Yoshiki announced Jan. 19. In 1992, X Japan became the first Japanese band to sell out the 50,000-seat Dome. ...

  5. Chili Peppers Postpone Tour Dates

    March 19, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The Red Hot Chili Peppers have indefinitely postponed their scheduled shows in Tokyo and Osaka after lead singer Anthony Kiedis fell ill. Kiedis is under doctors' order not to fly for 10 days due to bronchial pneumonia, according to Tokyo-bas ...

  6. Madonna's 'Confessions' Tour Sets Record

    September 20, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Trek to be benchmark for female artists. Madonna will wrap her Confessions tour tomorrow (Sept. 21) at the Tokyo Dome as the top-grossing tour ever by a female artist. Although final numbers are not all in, tour producer Arthur Fogel puts the tall ...