| Apr 2, 2014
| 11:55 AM
Los Angeles City Councilman Jose Huizar wants the city to hold off on issuing permits for a music festival involving Jay Z, saying he needs more information about the Labor Day weekend event.
The Budweiser Made in America Festival, which advertises...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 5:28 AM
Two Cook County women are suing Beyonce, the United Center and Live Nation, saying they were trampled on their way into one of the entertainer's recent Chicago concerts.
Raquel Castellanos and Gabriella Davidson were near the front a large group of...
| Apr 4, 2014
It's a sign of downtown Los Angeles' maturity and significance as a cultural destination that rap impresario Jay Z wants to bring his Budweiser Made in America Festival to Grand Park over Labor Day weekend. The tickets-only event at the Civic Center...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 2:40 PM
Janis Joplin — the musical, that is — lives on, thanks to Live Nation.
After a tour that took it to Southern California and other venues, and a run on Broadway that closed in February, "A Night With Janis Joplin" will transfer off-Broadway...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 1:11 PM
Folks over at Farm Bureau Live amphitheater in Virginia Beach are having a metallic Monday. A pair of shows announced today both feature two legendarily loud acts. Nine Inch Nails and Soundgarden will blast Aug. 5 while Kiss and Def Leppard will strut...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 3:48 PM
Lakers fans can thank one of their own for Phil Jackson's going to the New York Knicks.
Irving Azoff, a music mogul who has long held courtside seats at Staples Center, hosted the December party at which Jackson and Knicks owner James Dolan began...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 11:53 AM
The power couple of Lisa Harris Jones and Sean Malone once again topped lobbying totals in Baltimore last year, bringing in $285,000 for their work in the city — nearly double what businesses paid them a year before.
Lobbying forms reviewed by The...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The gig: As the head of Sterling Venue Ventures, Lance Sterling runs the recently renovated Saban Theatre concert venue in Beverly Hills and also owns and operates the Canyon Club in Agoura Hills.
Early days: Sterling, 51, studied civil engineering at...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 11:57 AM
A federal judge this week allowed a Baltimore man's lawsuit against Ticketmaster's fees to move forward.
U.S. District Judge Ellen Hollander dismissed several of Andre Bourgeois' claims – including allegations that the Live Nation company engaged...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 6:00 AM
It was DJ Miguel Garcia's first time at last month's National Assn. of Music Merchants' big trade show in Anaheim, but he was in his element, hunched over an expensive DJ rig while spinning his own dance music.
"These are probably the best you can get,"...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 9:14 PM
WASHINGTON — Fans of the Jet City Rollergirls are hearing public announcements about Obamacare when they go to the roller derby track north of Seattle.
Univision, the nation's largest Spanish-language television network, is airing half-hour...