Concert season is upon us, with 18 bands, musicians and performers heading to Israel this spring, summer (and fall) for a slew of performances.
We’ve done some of the work for you, listing the concert dates and ticket information. All you have to do is buy the tickets and get there.
April 22, Live Park Rishon
The beloved boy band is celebrating its 25th anniversary, and returns to Israel later this month, following their three sold-out shows they performed three years ago. Tickets available through Ticketmaster.
May 2, Live Park Rishon
Celebrate Lag B’Omer this year by hearing the British funk and acid jazz band perform their first concert in Israel, celebrating their eighth studio album “Automaton.” Tickets available through Zappa.
May 5, Nokia Arena
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The beloved 70’s British-American band will reach Israel in May as part of their “The Flame Still Burns” tour. Tickets available through Eventim.
May 7, Barby Tel Aviv
The New York rapper, known for her outsized personality, will bring her tunes and ‘tude to Israel, a long-awaited destination, according to her Twitter feed. Tickets available through Eventim.
Cigarettes After Sex
May 11 and 12, Barby Tel Aviv
The indie band is returning to Israel a year and a half after their 2016 show, having loved the local crowd that loved them right back. Tickets are sold out.
May 25, 26 and 27, Shuni Ampitheater
The neo-progressive rock band is dearly beloved in Israel and added two extra nights when fans stormed the virtual ticket booth. Tickets available at Eventim.
May 27, Hayarkon Park
The beloved Latino pop star changed his concert date from Saturday night, May 26 to May 27 when fans begged him to consider the late end of the Sabbath and the UEFA championship game on the same night. It’s his fifth appearance in Israel. Tickets available at Ticketmaster.
May 29, Tel Aviv Convention Center
The three-man rock band returns to Tel Aviv in May, bringing their familiar blend of folk music and trip hop, and unexpected surprises. Tickets available at Eventim.
May 29, Caesarea Ampitheater
The British indy pop band heads to Israel with their second album, “Truth is a Beautiful Thing” released last June. Tickets available through Eventer.
Hip Hop Roots Festival with De La Soul and Arrested Development
May 31, Ra’anana Ampitheater
The two legendary hip hop groups will join a full lineup of fellow musicians, still to be announced. Tickets available at Eventer.
June 16, Ra’anana Ampitheater
The legendary American singer arrives in Israel with his classics and favorites, including “American Pie” and “Jerusalem,” written in support of the country. Tickets available through Leaan.
June 20, Barby Tel Aviv
The English punk rock group, one of the longest-surviving bands to have originated in the UK punk scene, arrives in Tel Aviv this June. Tickets available at Leaan.
June 23, Menora Mivtachim
The legendary Beatles drummer will perform with his All Starr band, as part of a 21-date European tour in support of his latest album “Give More Love,” which was released in September. Tickets available at Eventim.
July 8, Live Park Rishon
The inimitable Ozzy comes to Israel this summer for what he is calling his farewell tour with Black Sabbath, the heavy metal band that has defined the genre. Tickets available at Eventim.
Alice in Chains
July 17 and 18, Caesarea Ampitheater
The pioneering grunge rock group, which emerged in the 1990s along with Nirvana, Soundgarden and Pearl Jam, is considered one of the most influential rock bands of its time. Tickets available at Eventim.
July 31 and August 1, Barby Tel Aviv and Shuni Ampitheater
Ziggy Marley, the Rastafarian and inheritor of his father Bob Marley’s mantle of reggae music, returns to Israel this summer for his fourth official visit, and will perform two intimate concerts. Tickets available through Eventim.
Lollipop Festival with Jason Derulo and Rita Ora
August 1, Live Park Rishon
There’s a long list of local performers set to perform with dance-pop faves Derulo and Ora when they headline this summer pop festival for a fun, festive night. Tickets available at Ticketmaster.
October 9, Caesarea Ampitheater
The classic rock band America will perform for the first time in Israel this fall. Band members Gerry Beckley and Dewey Bunnell are keeping their promise from 2014, when they initially planned a summer concert in Israel, but canceled due to the conflict in Gaza. They said then that they would reschedule their performance. Tickets available at Eventim.