Biggest music tours and festivals in 2023: How to get tickets to Madonna, SZA, Blink-182 and more

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Your favorite artists are ready to go! After two years with rescheduled, postponed or cancelled trips and concertscan music fans rejoice to know that live shows are back in full swing.



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MadonnaSZA, Blink-182, Taylor Swift, Janet Jackson, Bruce Springsteen, Billy Joel and Stevie Nicks are just a small portion of the acts that will be touring in 2023. And the list keeps growing.

Below you will find a list of more than 25 of the year’s most anticipated concerts, tours and music festivals. We’ll be updating this story regularly, so be sure to check back for new dates and ticket information.

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Anita Baker

Anita Baker performs in concert at The Austin Music Hall on February 12, 2010 in Austin, Texas.

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Anita Baker – The music legend is hits the road for her first trip for decades followed by Babyface. The trip starts in February. 11 at Hard Rock Live in Hollywood, Fla.

Anita Baker tour

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Ari Lennox – The Age/Gender/Location tour starts in Las Vegas on Jan. 26. Get tickets here.

Billy Joel — before joining Stevie Nicks for one co-headlining tour, Billy Joel has solo shows scheduled at Hard Rock Live in Florida, New York City’s Madison Square Garden and Fallsview Casino in Niagara Falls, Ontario. Get tickets to Joel’s solo concerts here and here. click here for tickets to the tour with Stevie Nicks.

Blink 182 – The band’s tour kicks off March 11 in Tijuana, Mexico. Get tickets here.

Bruce Springsteen – Bruce Springsteen’s 2023 tour launches in February. 1 at Amelia Arena in Tampa, Fla. Get tickets here.

Chris Stapleton – The country star’s tour kicks off on March 16 at the Houston Rodeo. Get tickets here.

Depeche Mode – The English band’s Memento Mori tour starts on May 18. Get tickets here.

Ed Sheeran – Ed Sheeran’s “Mathematics” trip makes its way to North America in May. Get tickets below.

Ed Sheeran Mathematics Tour

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Foo Fighters – Foo Fighters will be on the road this summer. Get tickets here.

Harry Styles – In March, Harry Styles performs with a number of shows that have been moved from last year Love on tour. Get tickets here and here.

Janet Jackson – The “Together Again” tour kicks off April 14 in Hollywood, Fla. Get tickets here.

Lizzo – The Special tour resumes overseas in February and returns to the US in April. Get tickets here.

Luke Combs – The country star’s tour starts on March 25. Get tickets here.

Madonna – The long-awaited ones Party trip starts in July. Tickets went on sale on Friday and another batch of pre-sale passes will be released via Ticketmaster on Monday (January 23). Get tickets for selected dates below.

Madonna Celebration Tour

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New edition – The group’s Legacy tour, with Keith Sweat and Guy, begins March 9. Get tickets here.

Taylor York, Zac Farro, Hayley Williams, Paramore

From left: Taylor York, Zac Farro and Hayley Williams of Paramore photographed on November 4, 2022 at St. Rocco’s in Brooklyn, NY.

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Paramore – The pop-punk band was scheduled to perform at the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville on February. 6 and the Bud Light Super Bowl Fest on Feb. 9. Get tickets to see Paramore live here.

Red Hot Chili Peppers – The Red Hot Chilli Peppers tour, featuring Iggy Pop, The Roots, The Strokes St. Vincent and more, starting March 29 in Vancouver. Get tickets here.

Santana – The band’s upcoming tour dates include an appearance at House of Blues Las Vegas on Jan. 25. Get tickets to see Santana here.

Shania Twain – The country legend launches his tour on Tortuga Music Festival in March. Get tickets for the Queen of Me tour here.

SZA – The SOS tour starts on Feb. 21 in Chicago. Get tickets here.

Taylor Swift – The Eras Tour, featuring Paramore and Gayle, officially kicks off on March 17th. Get tickets here.

Wizkid — The North American leg of Wizkid’s More Love, Less Ego tour launches in March. Get tickets here.

Zac Brown Band – Zac Brown & Co.’s 2023 tour dates include the Houston Rodeo on March 5. Get tickets here.

Music festivals in 2023: Where to get tickets

Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival

A general overview of the atmosphere during day 2 in 2016 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival Weekend 2 at the Empire Polo Club on April 23, 2016 in Indio, California.

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Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival — 14.-16. April & 20-23 April; Get tickets here.

Bonnaroo Music Festival — June. 15-18. Get tickets here.

Rolls high — 3.-5. March (California); July 21-23 (Miami). Get tickets here.

SXSW – March 10-19 in Austin, Texas. click here to register for tickets.

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