With Super Bowl XLVIII coming to New Jersey’s MetLife Stadium, the biggest sporting event of the year will effectively be in New York’s backyard. That’s why music events around next year’s Super Bowl will reach a record volume of activity. Leading the pack will be the National Football League and VH1, who’ve teamed to host six concerts in the week leading up to the big game — one for each of New York City’s five boroughs, plus a show in New Jersey on the eve of the Super Bowl’s kickoff. The VH1 Super Bowl Blitz will start Jan. 27 in Queens, followed by stops in The Bronx (Jan. 28), Brooklyn (Jan. 29), Manhattan (Jan. 30), Staten Island (Jan. 31) and Jersey (Feb. 1). Read more on this article here.
Article by: Andrew Hampp, Billboard