This morning Lady Gaga announced dates for her world tour “Chromatica Ball” kicking off this summer in Germany. Like all performers, Gaga canceled dates because of the pandemic in 2020. Gaga’s Fenway concert was originally scheduled for August 5th in 2020. If you purchased tickets to that date your tickets will be honored on the new date. If you would like a refund you can click on this link. You have until April 6th to process a refund. After April 6th all previous tickets purchased will be considered valid for the new date according to the MLB site.

Gaga’s Chromatica Ball tour will roll into Boston to perform at Fenway Park on Friday, August 19th according to Lady Gaga’s website. You can purchase tickets now through this MLB link and ticket outlets.

Finally, 2022 is shaping up to be a great year for the return of live music to great venues within driving distance of Great Barrington, Pittsfield, and North Adams. Whatever your musical taste the list below is a great launching point to research the biggest shows coming to the area. For tickets or additional info check out these links to Ticketmaster and StubHub and other ticket agencies.

Concert Listing Updated 03/07/22

FEBRUARY
Monday 02/28/22 Journey with Bill Idol – TD Garden – Boston

MARCH
Wednesday 03/02/22 New Edition – TD Garden – Boston
Friday 03/04/22 John Mayer – TD Garden – Boston
Saturday 03/05/22 John Mayer – TD Garden - Boston
Tuesday 03/22/22 Bad Bunny-T.D. Garden – Boston
MAY
Wednesday 05/18/22 The Who - T.D. Garden – Boston
Thursday 05/28/22 The Who - Bethel Woods Center for the Arts – Bethel NY
Saturday 05/21/22 Garth Brooks – Gillette Stadium – Foxborough MA
JUNE
Thursday 06/02/22 Zac Brown Band – SPAC – Saratoga NY
Thursday 06/02/22 Tim McGraw – Xfinity Center – Hartford CT
Friday 06/03/22 Robert Plant & Alison Krauss – SPAC – Saratoga NY
Tuesday 06/07/22 Paul McCartney – Fenway Park - Boston MA
Wednesday 06/08/22 Paul McCartney – Fenway Park - Boston MA
Thursday 06/16/22 Doobie Bros with Michael McDonald -SPCA – Saratoga NY
Friday 06/17/22 Ringo Star and his All-Star Band – Tanglewood – Lenox MA
Saturday 06/18/22 Bonnie Raitt and Lucinda Williams - Tanglewood – Lenox MA
Monday 06/20/22 Justin Bieber-T.D. Garden – Boston
Tuesday 06/21/21 Steely Dan and Steve Winwood – SPAC – Saratoga NY
Sunday 06/26/22 Jack Johnson – Xfinity Center – Hartford CT
JULY
Sunday 07/03/22 James Taylor - Tanglewood – Lenox MA
Tuesday 07/12/22 Roger Waters-T.D. Garden – Boston
Friday 07/15/22 New Kids, Salt N Pepa, Rick Astley, En Vogue – TD Garden
Friday 07/15/22 Zac Brown Band – Fenway Park - Boston
Sunday 07/17/22 Chicago and Brian Wilson – SPAC – Saratoga NY
Sunday 07/17/22 Backstreet Boys – Xfinity Theatre – Hartford CT
Monday 07/18 Janet Jackson – TD Garden – Boston ------------Cancelled
Tuesday 07/19/22 Foo Fighters – SPAC – Saratoga NY
Wednesday 07/20/22 Roger Waters-Times Union Center – Albany NY
Friday 07/22/22 Rod Stewart-Cheap Trick-SPAC - Saratoga Springs NY
Saturday 07/23/22 Backstreet Boys – SPAC – Saratoga NY
Thursday 07/28/22 Elton John (Final Tour)-Gillette Stadium, MA
Saturday 07/23/22 Back Street Boys-SPAC - Saratoga Springs NY
Sunday 07/31/22 Matchbox 20-SPAC - Saratoga Springs NY
AUGUST
Friday 08/05/22 Shawn Mendes – TD Garden – Boston
Saturday 08/06/22 Shawn Mendes – TD Garden - Boston
Friday 08/05/22 Motley Crew, Def Lep, Poison, Joan Jett – Fenway Park - Boston
Friday 08/06/22 Motley Crew, Def Lep, Poison, Joan Jett – Fenway Park - Boston
Wednesday 08/07/21 Lady Gaga – Fenway Park
Wednesday 08/17/22 REO Speedwagon & Styx – SPAC – Saratoga NY
Friday 08/19/22 Lady Gaga – Fenway Park - Boston
Friday 08/19/22 Goo Goo Dolls-SPAC - Saratoga Springs NY
Friday 08/26/22 Kenny Chesney – Gillette Stadium – Foxborough
Saturday 08/27/22 Kenny Chesney – Gillette Stadium – Foxborough
SEPTEMBER
Saturday 09/03/22 Judy Collin and Richard Thompson - Tanglewood – Lenox MA
Wednesday 09/07/22 My Chemical Romance – TD Garden – Boston
Thursday 09/08/22 Aerosmith – Fenway Park - Boston
Saturday 09/10/22 Red Hot Chili Peppers – Fenway Park
OCTOBER
Monday 10/03/22 The Killers – TD Garden – Boston
Friday 10/21/22 Brandi Carlile – TD Garden – Boston

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Going in chronological order from 1956 to 2020, we present the best-selling album from the year you graduated high school.