Stone Temple Pilots, Bush & more play environmental-themed Atlantis Concert for Earth

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Stone Temple Pilots and Bush are performing at an environmental-themed festival called Atlantis Concert for Earth.

The live show will take place July 22-23 on the rim of a volcano crater on Sete Cidades in Portugal's Azores islands. The lineup also features Mod Sun, Black Eyed Peas, Pitbull and Nicole Scherzinger, while Sting will be calling in for a virtual performance. Scherzinger will host, as well.

Atlantis Concert for Earth is a nonprofit event that will celebrate global conservation. In addition to the music performances, the show will highlight the work of a variety of conservationists and organizations focused on the environment, including Julian Lennon's White Feather Foundation.

On July 23, select sets will be streamed for free at the Veeps platform, and viewers will be encouraged to donate money, 100 percent of which will benefit the organizations showcased by the festival.

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Meanwhile, in less upbeat STP news, the "Vasoline" rockers are dropping off the remaining five shows on their tour with Halestorm and Black Stone Cherry due a member of their touring party testing positive for COVID-19.

The five affected dates were last night's show in Evansville, Indiana; tonight's concert in Tulsa, Oklahoma; and performances on May 27 in Deadwood, South Dakota; May 28 in Moorhead, Minnesota; and May 30 in Missoula, Montana.

"Thank you to everybody who has come out to see a show, and an extra special thank you to Halestorm," STP says. "We'll be back out there as soon as we can."

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Aerosmith announces 2022 “Deuces Are Wild” Las Vegas residency dates

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Forget the saddle, Aerosmith is heading back to Sin City.

The rock legends have announced a batch of 2022 dates for their "Deuces Are Wild" Las Vegas residency at the Dolby Live at Park MGM. The performances will take place over three eight-show engagements from June 17 to July 8, September 14 to October 5, and and November 19 to December 11.

"The only rust at Dolby Live is going to be on our van in the lobby!" says frontman Steven Tyler. "We are locked, cocked and loaded!"

The "Deuces Are Wild" shows will mark the first to feature immersive Dolby Atmos audio technology. The music will be augmented by 12 screens featuring never-before-seen visuals.

Tickets go on sale next Thursday, March 31, at 10 a.m. PT, with various pre-sales beginning this Thursday, March 24. For all ticket info, visit

Between the Vegas dates, Aerosmith will play a 50th anniversary hometown show at Boston's Fenway Park on September 8.

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