Fall Concert Roundup

Katarina Kovac, Staff Intern

Lucky for us, the Detroit area has a lot of quality venues to watch live music. From the large Little Caesars Arena to the intimate Masonic Temple and everything in-between, students have an opportunity to see a wide variety of musical acts and genres from alternative favorites to timeless acts and Billboard chart toppers. Keep reading to find the ultimate fall concert roundup!


This month we have fan-favorite Ed Sheeran, along with rock favorite Glass Animals and the Manchester Orchestra.  Hip-Hop enthusiasts will want to catch ASAP Mob’s concert as well to hear from A$AP Rocky, A$AP Ferg, ASAP Yams, ASAP Nast and more on their Too Cozy tour.


9/27:  Manchester Orchestra @ The Fillmore Detroit

9/27:  Ed Sheeran @ Little Caesars Arena

9/28:  Sammy Hagar @ DTE Energy Music Theatre

9/29:  Glass Animals @ Royal Oak Music Theatre

9/29:  ASAP Mob @ Masonic Temple


The month of October is full of headliners such as popstar Kesha, hip hop extraordinaires Jon Bellion, Tyga and Tee Grizzley and indie favorite Imagine Dragons.  Punk rock listeners will want to catch the Plain White T’s or Fall Out Boy, and those who appreciate the classics will want to catch Janet Jackson or Paul McCartney. Michigan’s Detroit Symphony Orchestra is going to be playing beautiful Beethoven pieces this month as well.

10/01:  Tyga @ The Crofoot Ballroom

10/01-10/02:  Paul McCartney @ Little Caesars Arena

10/14:  Detroit Symphony Orchestra Beethoven @ Orchestra Hall Detroit

10/15:  Kesha @ The Fillmore Detroit

10/19:  Imagine Dragons @ Little Caesars Arena

10/22:  Plain White T’S @ MGM Grand Detroit

10/23:  Jon Bellion @ The Fillmore Detroit

10/24:  Fall Out Boy @ Little Caesars Arena

10/27:  Detroit Symphony Orchestra Star Wars/Star Trck @ Orchestra Hall

10/29:  Janet Jackson @ Little Caesars Arena

10/30:  Tee Grizzley @ The Fillmore Detroit


November has an AMAZING concert lineup. Those who are fans of The Weeknd’s Starboy contemporary R&B album can see him live with special guest Gucci MANE on Nov. 1. Hip-Hop icons such as Jay Z, Macklemore and Grizzly Bear are going to be coming to town to debut their current albums and pop artists Lady Gaga, Tegan and Sara and Halsey are bound to have eclectic shows that keep you on feet for the whole night. Electronic music lovers can get tickets to either Krewella or Odesza for a night to remember.

11/01:  The Weeknd @ Little Caesars Arena

11/02:  Guns N Roses @ Little Caesars Arena

11/05:  Macklemore @ The Fillmore Detroit

11/05:  Tegan and Sara @ Masonic Temple Detroit

11/07:  Lady Gaga @ Little Caesars Arena

11/10:  Needtobreathe @ Royal Oak Music Theatre

11/11:  Krewella @ Royal Oak Music Theatre

11/14:  Odesza @ Masonic Temple

11/18:  Jay Z @ Little Caesars Arena

11/21:  Halsey @ Little Caesars Arena

11/24:  Uncle Kracker @ Royal Oak Music Theatre

11/28:  Grizzly Bear @ Royal Oak Music Theatre

With the passing of The Palace of Auburn Hills’ final show on Sept. 23, music fans can look forward to multiple concerts happening at our brand new Little Caesars Arena. Looks like music fans have much to anticipate in the coming months.