Introducing…Shawn Mendes!
Arena / Club / Crushing Vinyl / Guest Post / Live Music / Outdoor / Pop

Introducing…Shawn Mendes!

By Sam Wong The self-identified pop-princess is back, and this time I have a spritely young artist for you Crushers(1), picked freshly from the Vine (literally). Enter Shawn Mendes, a young singer/songwriter hailing from the land of maple syrup and mounties. Thanks to his 6-second-song-covers on Vine, Shawn scored a record deal this year, and … Continue reading

Eminem & Rihanna, Monster Tour, Detroit MI
Guest Post / Hip Hop and R&B / Live Music / Out Of Town / Outdoor / Rap / Stadium

Eminem & Rihanna, Monster Tour, Detroit MI

By Carrie Lusky Welcome to Detroit Where’s my gangstas and all my thugs Throw them hands up and show some love And I welcome you to Detroit City I said welcome to Detroit City Nothing beats a homecoming tour and just like his lyrics suggest, Eminem showed his city some love Friday and Saturday night, … Continue reading

Beyoncé and Jay-Z, MetLife Stadium (On The Run Tour)
Crushing Vinyl / Hip Hop and R&B / Live Music / Outdoor / Rachel / Stadium

Beyoncé and Jay-Z, MetLife Stadium (On The Run Tour)

When tickets for Beyoncé and Jay-Z’s On the Run tour were announced, my sisters, friends and I were in hysterics. Were they only playing one show in Jersey? Will they secretly add a date at Barclay’s? How much were we willing to spend? How close should we be? This pandemonium lasted for what felt like 30 years. … Continue reading

My Little Secret – 5SOS on Today
Guest Post / Live Music / Midtown / Outdoor

My Little Secret – 5SOS on Today

**Editor’s Note: Gretchen/Gretch/G is our 12-year old friend who probably experiences more concerts than the two of us combined! We’ve been trying to get her to write a CV post for ages, but this is the show she felt most inspired to write about. Thank you for sharing your experience, G! -Alicia & Rachel** By Gretchen Pfluger I … Continue reading