Posted October 22, 2013 at 9:15 am
Blockbuster news dropped last Friday that the Roseland Ballroom would close its doors for good at the end of April 2014. Today the historic venue and its booking company, Live Nation, respond to the flurry of media reports, officially breaking the silence with an email blast. As expected, there will be some “redevelopment” of the […]
Posted October 19, 2013 at 8:11 am
The late breaking news last night was that midtown music standby Roseland Ballroom is set to close next spring. April, in fact. Billboard Magazine broke the story after getting its hands on an internal email, though no official word has been announced yet. The iconic 3,500-seat venue is owned by developer Larry Ginsberg, with booking duties […]
Posted October 19, 2012 at 6:09 am
The latest lineup of New Order, sans founding bassist Peter Hook, played the first of two sold-out shows at Roseland Ballroom, marking their first performances in seven years.