| Jan 20, 2014
| 7:27 AM
Around this time every year, local country fans get a jump on the summer concert season with the Farm Bureau Live amphitheater's Megaticket deal. Through that offer, music lovers with enough scratch can buy a season's worth of Nashville-flavored fun...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 12:38 PM
Rock giants will be striding into Virginia Beach later this year. I know we're looking at snow on the ground today, but if you can mentally transport yourself to the steamy days of summer 2014, you'll see two titans of glitzy 1970s rock on stage at Farm...
| Nov 28, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Paul McGuinness could never break another hit act -- and usually the mark of a great manager is the ability to do it more than once.
One of the best managers most people have never heard of? Gary Borman. He built Faith Hill, Lady Antebellum and Keith...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 1:54 PM
Anschutz Entertainment Group has parted ways with Randy Phillips, the chief executive of its live entertainment arm AEG Live, the company said Monday. Jay Marciano, AEG's chief operating officer, has been named AEG Live's chairman.
The exit of...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 11:08 AM
U2’s longtime manager Paul McGuinness has confirmed that he is stepping down and handing over day-to-day management of the band to next-generation power manager Guy Oseary as part of a reported $30-million deal in which Live Nation will purchase...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Live Nation Entertainment is poised to add more music biz firepower to its arsenal as it is in talks to acquire the management firms of Madonna and U2.
According to the New York Times, Live Nation is negotiating a deal valued at more than $30 million...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 7:17 AM
After the coffee. Before corrupting the youth of America.
The Skinny: I'm going to talk journalism to students at Cal State Los Angeles later today. I'll try to keep it clean and not be too cynical. Today's roundup includes a new look for Netflix and...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 10:02 AM
Get ready, folks: Miley Cyrus is ready to twerk across North America.
Our favorite Disney princess turned urban pop provocateur is gearing up to take her eyebrow-raising act on the road with a 38-city tour, Cyrus announced on Wednesday.
| Oct 14, 2013
| 7:42 AM
It feels impossible, but we're already filling in dates on the 2014 concert calendar. This morning, folks at the Ted Constant Convocation Center announced that the rock act Imagine Dragons will perform at that arena Feb. 28 of next year.
| Oct 9, 2013
| 2:29 PM
There wasn't much to rave about on the first day of trading for electronic dance music promoter SFX Entertainment Inc.
Shares of SFX, founded by entertainment entrepreneur Robert F.X. Sillerman, fell $1.11, or 8.5%, to $11.89 on Wednesday, after its...
| May 15, 2013
| 10:26 AM
What's in a name?
With Wednesday's announcement that the Live Nation Amphitheatre at the Florida State Fairgrounds in Tampa is now the MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre, there's an improvement on the venue's previous handle:
You remember. The 1-...