June 12, 2019
Works by Calder and Noguchi Will Be on Loan at Chase Center and Thrive City
June 7, 2019
College Basketball Showcase will Include Eight Games in One-Day Quadruple-Header
September 7, 2019
20 years ago, Bay Area legends Metallica and San Francisco Symphony made history with a legendary performance of the S&M album. On Friday, September 6th, the long-awaited return happens as the Grand Opening Concert of the spectacular Chase Center in San Francisco. ### About Metallica Metallica formed in 1981 by drummer Lars Ulrich and guitarist and vocalist James Hetfield and has become one of the most influential and commercially successful rock bands in history, having sold 110 million albums worldwide while playing to millions of fans on literally all seven continents. They have scored several multi-platinum albums, including 1991’s Metallica (commonly referred to as The Black Album), with sales of nearly 17 million copies in the United States alone, making it the best-selling album in the history of Soundscan. Metallica has also garnered numerous awards and accolades, including nine Grammy Awards,two American Music Awards, and multiple MTV Video Music Awards, and were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum in 2009. In December 2013, Metallica made history when they performed a rare concert in Antarctica, becoming the first act to ever play all seven continents all within a year, and earning themselves a spot in the Guinness Book of World Records. ### About the San Francisco Symphony Widely considered to be among the most artistically adventurous and innovative arts institutions in the United States, the San Francisco Symphony (SFS) has earned a global reputation for signature interpretations, boundary-pushing concert experiences, and award-winning recordings and media projects. Now in its 107th season, the SFS presents more than 220 concerts annually and reaches an audience of nearly 500,000 annually in its home of Davies Symphony Hall, through its multifaceted education and community programs, and national and international tours. Since its inception and founding as “an orchestra for all,” the SFS has played a leading role in the musical life of its community, offering one of the most comprehensive music education and community programs of any orchestra in the world. Established by a group of San Francisco citizens, music-lovers, and musiciansin the wake of the 1906 earthquake, the San Francisco Symphony played its first concert on December 8, 1911, revitalizing the City’s cultural life. ### About Michael Tilson Thomas Throughout more than two decades, Michael Tilson Thomas’ leadership of the San Francisco Symphony has been recognized worldwide for building an orchestra that consistently displays artistry of the highest level in its home of Davies Symphony Hall, on over two dozen national and international tours, and through media and recording projects. He has championed the creation and performance of new music through relationships with today’s important musical voices, explored the adventurous and iconic American sound, and enhanced the orchestral concert experience through innovative staging and immersive settings. MTT has led the Symphony in growing new audiences by making orchestral music accessible to all through extensive, award-winning media projects including audio and video recordings, national radio and television broadcasts, and streaming and web content. Under his leadership, the Orchestra has built a leading commitment tomusic education and community activities, expanding its involvement with San Francisco’s public school children, fostering many of the finest young musicians, andembracing creative ways to engage with the Bay Area’s diverse population.
September 11, 2019
The GRAMMY® Award-winning band has sold more than 24 million tickets since its inception and a collective 38 million CDs and DVDs combined. With the release of 2018’s Come Tomorrow, Dave Matthews Band became the first group in history to have seven consecutive studio albums debut at No. 1 on the Billboard 200. The New York Times, in a Critic’s Pick review, observed, “willed optimism fills the songs on ‘Come Tomorrow,’ while cynicism and irony are nowhere within earshot.”
September 12, 2019
Eric Clapton is a Rock n’ Roll Hall of Fame singer who is widely accepted as one of the most talented and influential guitarists of all time. The 18-time Grammy Award winner is also known for his contributions to the Yardbirds and Cream. In his solo career, Clapton is one of the best-selling musicians of all time, netting over 100 million records worldwide. For his debut at Chase Center on September 11, 2019, the singer will be joined by special guest Jimmie Vaughn for this limited run of solo concerts ahead of his sold-out Crossroads Guitar Festival.
September 13, 2019
The Wisconsin folk band, Bon Iver, has traveled a long way since quietly transforming the indie music landscape with the critically acclaimed, self-released classic, <i>For Emma</i>, <i>Forever Ago</i>. Led by multi-talented singer-songwriter Justin Vernon, the Grammy Award-winning band has since evolved their sound while embracing the same minimal recording techniques, intuitive songwriting and emotional compositions that made them one of the most respected bands in the industry. Bon Iver will be performing songs from all three of their albums including new material at Chase Center.
September 14, 2019
Elton John is a Grammy Award-winning singer, songwriter and composer whose remarkable career has spanned more than five decades. From owning the pop charts in the early ‘70s to selling over 300 million records worldwide, Sir Elton is one of the best-selling artists in the world. With more than fifty top 40 hits, including seven consecutive number-one albums in the United States, Elton John has left an indelible legacy in classic rock history. The *Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour* comes to Chase Center Friday, September 13th, marking a glorious send-off to a legendary career.
September 16, 2019
John Mayer is a 7-time Grammy Award winning singer/songwriter. Along with an impressive catalogue of critically acclaimed and commercial successful albums, John Mayer has continually evolved his style to embrace his musical roots, from rock to blues. For his Summer 2019 tour, John Mayer will be performing songs that span his entire career.
September 29, 2019
Eric Church is a multitalented country singer/songwriter whose debut album <i>Sinners Like Me</i> produced three top-20 hits, propelling the North Carolina native into stardom. Since then, he’s consistently released critically acclaimed country music for his loyal grassroots fanbase. Church’s much praised <i>Double Down</i> Tour comes to Chase Center on September 28th, following the release of his highly anticipated album <i>Desperate Man</i>, which debuted at No. 5 on the Billboard 200.
October 9, 2019
The Jonas Brothers are a pop band that burst onto the scene in the mid 2000s and quickly rose to fame with their refreshing brand of clean-cut, feel-good pop music. After selling out arenas worldwide, the sibling trio separated in 2010 to pursue personal projects before reuniting with the hit single “Sucker” for their upcoming fifth studio album, *Happiness Begins*. The *Happiness Begins Tour* comes to Chase Center on October 8th, 2019, and features special guests Bebe Rexha and Jordan McGraw.
October 9, 2019
The Who took the music world by storm in the mid-60’s with their bold, visionary brand of rock n’ roll. The Hall of Fame band has since sold more than 100 million records worldwide and has performed all over the world, including the Super Bowl and Summer Olympics. For the <i>Moving On! Tour</i>, The Who will be joined by special guest Liam Gallagher to performan exciting mix of classics plus songs from the band’s first new release in 13 years.
October 14, 2019
Logic is a rap artist from Maryland who quickly rose to stardom after releasing a string of critically acclaimed mixtapes in the late 2000s. Known for his clever lyricism and personal songwriting, Logic has captivated audiences worldwide with his unique brand of hip-hop and pop music. Songs like the Grammy-nominated “1-800-273-8255” have become anthems for a new generation of music fans. To kick off the release of his fifth studio album, Logic announced <i>The Confessions of a Dangerous Mind Tour</i> featuring J.I.D. and YBN Cordae, which makes its way to Chase Center on October 13, 2019.
October 20, 2019
Marc Anthony is an American singer, actor, record producer and television producer. The two-time Grammy Award and six-time Latin Grammy Award winner has sold more than 12 million albums worldwide and is the top selling tropical salsa artist of all time. The Opus Tour makes its way to Chase Center on Saturday, October 19th and promises to be a lively evening of Latin and salsa-inspired music for audiences of all ages.
October 27, 2019
Sara Bareilles burst into the mainstream in 2007 with her breakaway hit “Love Song.” Since then, the singer/songwriter has scored and starred in the Broadway musical “Waitress,” wrote a bestselling book and has been named the executive producer of an upcoming series, “Little Voice.” The *Amidst The Chaos Tour* will make a stop at Chase Center in San Francisco where the Grammy, Tony and Emmy award-nominated artist will perform songs from her critically acclaimed new album, *Amidst The Chaos*.
November 22, 2019
Cher rose to popularity in the mid-60s as part of the duo Sonny and Cher but has since enjoyed a highly successful, six-decade-long career as a solo artist, actress, model and producer. She recently extended the Here We Go Again Tour, featuring special guests Nile Rodgers and Chic, and will be making a stop at the Chase Center in San Francisco on November 21, 2019.
November 25, 2019
Bad Bunny, originally from Puerto Rico, is most recognized for his explosive and infectious trap songs. His unmistakable voice and rhythm have led him to transition to the general market, where he is already creating waves of revolution with his participation in "I Like It" alongside Cardi B and J Balvin, which reached No. 1 on Billboard's Hot 100 chart and has continued to dominate the chart in the top three position. He has been nominated to the iHeart Radio Music Award, MTV VMA's, Latin AMAs, Latin GRAMMYs, and E! People Choice Awards.
November 29, 2019
The chart-topping EDM duo The Chainsmokers are coming to our neck of the woods with special guests 5 Seconds of Summer and Lennon Stella for their must-see arena tour of 2019! ### About The Chainsmokers GRAMMY winning duo The Chainsmokers have developed some of the biggest breakthrough songs over the last two years including Multi-Platinum certified hits "Roses," featuring Rozes, "Don't Let Me Down" featuring Daya and "Closer," featuring Halsey, which went on to become the longest running #1 single of 2016 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. The group's debut album, Memories...Do Not Open, has been certified Platinum. The album debuted at #1 in the U.S. on the Billboard 200 chart and produced Multi-Platinum certified smash hits "Paris" and "Something Just Like This" featuring Coldplay.Released late last year, the duo's building album Sick Boy has generated over 1 Billion worldwide streams to date and features hit single "This Feeling" featuring Kelsea Ballerini. Alex and Drew will continue releasing music and touring across the globe throughout 2019 and beyond. ### About 5 Seconds of Summer Hailed as the "biggest new rock act in the world" by Rolling Stone, 5 Seconds of Summer (5SOS) is now the only band (not vocal group) in chart history to have its first three full-length studio albums enter the chart at No. 1. The band's third album, Youngblood and its title track are a smash hit, with cumulative worldwide streams approaching 2 billion. "Youngblood" hit No. 1 on Apple Music's biggest pop playlist, "Today's Hits," and Spotify's "Today's Top Hits" playlist, remaining on the latter for 20 consecutive weeks. "Youngblood" also held the No. 1 spot at Top 40 Pop radio for five weeks. Combined sales of 5SOS's self-titled debut album and 2015's Sounds Good Feels Good now exceed six million units worldwide. Sounds Good Feels Good charted at No. 1 in 12 countries, including the U.S., the U.K., and Australia. "She's Kinda Hot topped the iTunes charts in 44 countries. 5SOS -comprising Luke Hemmings (vocals/guitar), Michael Clifford (vocals/guitar), Calum Hood (vocals/bass) and Ashton Irwin (vocals/drums) -have won an American Music Award, a People's Choice Award, an iHeartRadio Music Award, five MTV European Music Awards, two ARIA Awards and an MTV Video Music Award. ### About Lennon Stella The 19 year-old Ontario, Canada native Lennon Stella first gained national attention in 2012 when her and sister Maisy's cover of Robyn's "Call your Girlfriend" went viral (their YouTube channel has over 100 million views and nearly 800,000 subscribers.) That same year, Lennon landed her starring role inthehit television show Nashville as Maddie Conrad. 2018 was an exciting year for Lennon as shesigned her first label deal with RECORDS LLC. / Columbia Records. She released her debut soloEP Love, me in November, which debuted in the top 5 of Billboard's Heatseekers Album Chart. Lennon has been featured in various year end lists and was named one of Refinery29's 'Young Celebrities to Watch in 2019.
December 8, 2019
Before earning the title as the successor to the Daily Show, Trevor Noah was delighting audiences around the world with his unique brand of politically-aware comedy. In addition to hosting one of the most popular comedic nighttime series in history, Noah has continued to perform worldwide and authored the best-selling 2016 memoir, <i>Born a Crime: Stories From a South African Childhood</i>. The comedian’s 28-city <i>Loud & Clear Tour</i> will make a much-anticipated stop at Chase Center on Saturday, December 7th, 2019.
March 21, 2019
Chase Center to Host Monday Night Raw and Smackdown Live
April 11, 2020
Celine Dion is a multiple awarding winning international pop sensation. After rising to global fame in the ‘90s, the prolific Canadian singer has continued to amaze audiences with her groundbreaking performances. In her first U.S. tour in over ten years, The Courage World Tour is a must-see for fans of one of the most influential voices in pop music.
May 28, 2019
Surrounding District of Chase Center Named Thrive City; Thrive City in San Francisco to Offer Dynamic Health and Wellness Programs
March 6, 2019
Warriors, Sports & The Arts Commission 33 Artists for Inclusion in Arena Art Collection Art to Highlight Entertainment, Regional and Sports History