Just Announced…Nine Inch Nails/Soundgarden @ Va Beach Amp 8/5/14

It looks like a string of great shows are coming our way to the Tidewater Virginia area. First Primus was announced, followed by Modest Mouse, and now Nine Inch Nails and Soundgarden are doing a shared billing tour.

"I'm there, dude." ~ HipsterApproved.net

“I’m there, dude.” ~ HipsterApproved.net

The NIN/SG show will be at the Farm Bureau Live at Lakewood Amphitheater in Virginia Beach on Tuesday August 5th. Special guests Death Grips will also perform.

I have not gotten word on ticket prices yet but I do know that tickets go on-sale to the general public on March 21st.

Just Announced…Modest Mouse @ Norva 5/20/14 SOLD OUT

norvaJust added to the Local Calendar….

Ultimate hipster band Modest Mouse will be performing at The Norva Theater in beautiful downtown Norfolk, Virginia on Tuesday 20th May 2014.

"I want to go to there..." ~ HipsterApproved.net

“I want to go to there…” ~ HipsterApproved.net

Tickets go on-sale this Friday 3/14/14 at 10:00am EST. Tickets are about $50 once all the fees are added on.


Update to Local Calendar….Primus 5/21/14

2013-primus-logo-redUltimate hipster band Primus has scheduled a date at the Harbor Center Pavilion in Portsmouth, Virginia on Wednesday 21 May ’14.

Tickets went on-sale 3/7/14 and are around $30 to $60 dollars depending on where you sit.

four_foot_shack_coverBTW…Have you heard the Primus front-man’s Les Claypool’s Duo de Twang yet? You should…they play awesome “folky?” versions of Primus songs, covers from other bands, and originals. ‘It’s a good thing‘. You can get it on iTunes here–> itunes

Local calendar update…Iron and Wine @ Norva Fri 2/21/14

Just up-dated the Local Calendar



Ultimate hipster band, Iron & Wine will be performing in beautiful downtown Norfolk, Virginia at The Norva Theater on Friday February 21st, 2014. Tickets went on-sale today and are about $28 with all the fees added.



See you there…


Local Calendar reminder: Danzig tonight (10/15/13) at The Norva – Norfolk, VA

Show info

Local Calendar update…Danzig @ Norva 10/15/13

This just added to the Local Calendar….

Danzig tickets are now on-sale for his performance at The Norva Theater in beautiful downtown Norfolk, Virginia. The show is Tuesday Oct 15, 2013 and are about $30 after the service fees are added.

Please note...This is a poster for his show in Portland, OR...NOT the Norva show. ~ HipsterApproved

Please note…This is a poster for his show in Portland, OR…NOT the Norva show. ~ HipsterApproved

Hip local event…Virginia Bacon Festival


This event was just added to the Local Calendar page.

Is this hip or what???

First annual Bacon-Fest: Saturday Oct 5th 2013 Norfolk’s Scope Plaza…11am. ಠ_ಠ - HipsterApproved.net

ಠ_ಠ – HipsterApproved.net

Hip local event…Localpalooza with Clutch

I'm definitely going to this. - HipsterApproved.net

I’m definitely going to this. – HipsterApproved.net

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Be sure to check out awesome-hip band Clutch at Localpalooza at Virginia Beach’s Motor World on Saturday, Oct 26th 2013.

Oh…and there’s 99 other acts performing as well…on 10 stages….and everyone gets to drive a go-cart…