Quantcast
KENNY, MIRANDA, STADIUMS AND
DIVE BARS
Miranda Hits Chicago Early for Cover-Band Blowout Before Chesney Stadium Gig

Though Miranda Lambert is only doing one stadium on Kenny Chesney’s Big Revival 2015 Tour—at Chicago’s Soldier Field tomorrow—you gotta love a woman who hits town early and takes over a bar. The queen of all awards checked into noted roots/rock/writer room Joe’s Bar with Permnent Damage (sic), her band/crew’s blowing-off-steam covers band.

Hitting people up on Instagram with #coversongs, #roadfamily, #beer, #roadies, she called an 8 pm show time, and joined by friend Gwen Sebastian in a second Instagram told fans and friends, “Knock Loud” #werewiththeband. They rocked all night, covering Foo Fighters, No Doubt and The B-52's, among others, but it’s nothing like what’s gonna happen at the football stadium on Saturday.

Chesney (recently deemed “Two parts Mick Jagger, one part Bruce Springsteen and one part Billy Graham” by The Dallas Morning News) broke his own record at Pittsburgh’s Heinz Stadium last week with 55,381. No word on final numbers in Chicago, but with Miranda already warming up, she’s bringing the heat for what will be two forces of nature on the shores of Lake Michigan.

STRINGER ON "THE ISSUES AND ACTIONS NEEDED"
Sony Music is all in. (6/1a)
"REAL AND CONSTRUCTIVE CHANGE": SIR LUCIAN SPEAKS OUT
UMG is all in. (6/1a)
RAPINO: SUPPORTING BLACK CULTURE, ANTI-RACISM
Live Nation is all in. (5/30a)
WMG ON COPING WITH THE MOMENT
Warner Music is all in. (6/1a)
ARTISTS MAKE THEIR VOICES HEARD (UPDATE)
The stars are coming out. (6/1a)
TUESDAY
THE SHOW MUST BE PAUSED
TIME TO REFLECT
TIME TO ACT
 Email

 First Name

 Last Name

 Company

 Country
CAPTCHA code
Captcha: (type the characters above)