The Skype Six

Six Bands. Live on stage. Life offstage.

For six weeks and six weeks only, Skype and the House of Blues give you unprecedented access to six of the hottest on-the-verge bands. From pre-show rituals to tour bus antics, you’ll see it all, courtesy of Skype, and you’ll find it right here.


Alex Clare

Genre: Pop / Soul

From: London, UK

Sounds Like: Stevie Wonder, Imagine Dragons, Walk the Moon

Frankie Ballard

Genre: Country

From: Battle Creek, MI

Sounds Like: Jason Aldean, Luke Bryan, Kenny Chesney

Moon Taxi

Genre: Alternative / Prog-rock

From: Nashville, TN

Sounds Like: Dawes, Dr. Dog, My Morning Jacket

New Politics

Genre: Indie-Rock

From: Copenhagen, DK

Sounds Like: Neon Trees, twenty one pilots, The Neighbourhood


Genre: Pop / Rock

From: Los Angeles, CA

Sounds Like: Passion Pit, fun., Foster the People


Genre: Alternative / Indie-Rock

From: Dublin, Ireland

Sounds Like: Snow Patrol, U2, Coldplay

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The Six Report

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Latest Tickets

  • 12/18/14

    Frankie Ballard

    Cincinnati, OH  |  Bogart's

  • 12/20/14

    Alex Clare

    Cleveland, OH  |  House of Blues Cleveland

  • 12/20/14

    Frankie Ballard

    Kalamazoo, MI  |  State Theatre, Kalamazoo

  • 12/21/14

    Alex Clare

    Asbury Park, NJ  |  The Stone Pony

  • 12/22/14

    Alex Clare

    Boston, MA  |  Paradise Rock Club

  • 12/23/14

    Alex Clare

    New York, NY  |  Irving Plaza

  • 1/15/15

    Frankie Ballard

    Toledo, OH  |  Huntington Center

  • 1/22/15

    Frankie Ballard

    Biloxi, MS  |  Mississippi Coast Coliseum

  • 1/23/15

    Frankie Ballard

    Lafayette, LA  |  Lafayette Cajundome

  • 2/13/15

    Frankie Ballard

    Lincoln, NE  |  Pinnacle Bank Arena

  • 2/25/15

    Frankie Ballard

    New York, NY  |  Madison Square Garden

  • 4/15/15


    Detroit, MI  |  Saint Andrews Hall

  • 4/16/15


    Toronto, ON  |  The Danforth Music Hall

  • 4/17/15


    Toronto, ON  |  The Danforth Music Hall

  • 4/18/15


    Montreal, QC  |  Métropolis

  • 4/21/15


    Philadelphia, PA  |  Theatre of Living Arts

  • 4/22/15


    Boston, MA  |  House of Blues Boston

  • 4/25/15


    New York, NY  |  Terminal 5

  • 4/30/15


    Dallas, TX  |  Granada Theater

  • 5/1/15


    Houston, TX  |  House of Blues Houston

  • 5/5/15


    Los Angeles, CA  |  The Wiltern

  • 5/6/15


    San Francisco, CA  |  The Fillmore

  • 5/9/15


    Seattle, WA  |  Neptune Theatre

  • 5/10/15


    Vancouver, BC  |  Commodore Ballroom

  • 5/12/15


    Calgary, AB  |  Flames Central

  • 5/13/15


    Edmonton, AB  |  The Starlite Room

  • 5/15/15


    Winnipeg, MB  |  Pyramid Cabaret

  • 5/16/15


    Minneapolis, MN  |  Varsity Theater

  • 5/18/15


    Chicago, IL  |  House of Blues Chicago

  • 5/19/15


    Columbus, OH  |  Newport Music Hall

Posted Wed Dec 17, 2014
alexanderclare / Chanukah sameach xx
Posted Wed Dec 17, 2014
frankieballard / â¡ï¸Philly..... #lightemuptour
Posted Tue Sep 30, 2014
moon_taxi / Happy Birthday to our fearless frontman, Trevor Terndrup! Up and away...
Posted Wed Oct 1, 2014
newpoliticsrock / Itâs October and the Everywhere I Go Tour starts this month (October 14th to be exact)! Come see us put on our best show ever along with the awesome guys in @thebadsuns and @somekindawonder. Get tickets and watch the full video at
Posted Mon Sep 29, 2014
smallpools / Both San Francisco shows are officially SOLD OUT!! Don't sleep on picking up tickets in your city ð´ / ð· @annaleemedia
Posted Sun Sep 28, 2014
kodaline / Who's pulling the strings here? #Galway #busker