Backstage Week Of 06/26/2017


Alan Jackson’s “Honky Tonk Highway Tour” makes a stop at Mohegan Sun Arena At Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., April 21. L-R: the venue’s Brandon Kopec and Brian Sipe, Jackson, Outback Concerts’ Georges Sulmers and the venue’s Stephen Poremba. (John Kasko/Sakari Imaging)

CAA’s Rob Light, Styx’s Tommy Shaw and his wife, Jeanne Mason, get together at CAA Nashville’s 25th annual barbeque to benefit The Pencil Foundation June 5.

Faith Hill and Tim McGraw’s “Soul2Soul Tour” stops at the Moda Center in Portland, Ore., May 26. With them are the venue’s Matt Mason, Alli Stangel and Howard Zuckerman.

Julianne and Derek Hough are given some special Rice Krispies treats for their “Move Beyond: Live on Tour” stop at the Iowa State Center in Ames, Iowa, May 26. Front row: the venue’s Holly Bowman, the Houghs, and the venue’s Katie Ginapp. Back row: the venue’s Rachel Pollastrini, Tammy Koolbeck and Janae Ver Helst.

The Cincinnati Reds staff and Ballpark Music’s Brandon Bissell (3rd from R) flank Kaleo at Great American Ballpark in Cincinnati May 5.

Lady Antebellum plays Rabobank Arena in Bakersfield, Calif., May 26 and is greeted by venue execs Steve Eckerson and Ariel Roberts. (Mark Nessia)

Xcel Energy Center GM Jack Larson presents Neil Diamond with a Minnesota Wild jersey to to commemorate Diamond’s “50 Year Anniversary World Tour” stop at the Saint Paul venue May 24. (Xcel Energy Center)

BOK Center staff show their love for Paula Abdul before her performance at the Tulsa, Okla., facility May 24. With her are the venue’s Joe Giordana, Jeff Nickler, Eric Schleicher and Casey Sparks.

ZZ Top has quite the welcoming committee at Midland County Horseshoe Pavilion in Texas May 14. With the band are Dooley Management’s Michael Dooley, Midland County Judge Mike Bradford and his wife, Ann, Dooley Management’s Tammy Dooley, Live Nation’s Danny Eaton and Midland County Commissioner Scott Ramsey.

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