| Jul 30, 2013
| 11:51 AM
The opening night of Drake’s annual OVO Fest in Toronto has been canceled due to Frank Ocean’s recent vocal injury, Live Nation announced on Tuesday.
The R&B crooner was slated to headline the first night of the two-day festival alongside...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 11:27 AM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Twitter is making a big push into e-commerce as speculation heats up that it’s preparing for a widely anticipated initial public offering.
The San Francisco company has hired Nathan Hubbard, former chief executive officer of...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 2:01 PM
Live Nation Inc., the world's largest concert promoter, will expand its Beverly Hills headquarters into the building next door.
The entertainment company, which already occupies a 1920s-era cold storage plant turned office building near City Hall, has...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 12:02 PM
This weekend's Hard Summer festival took a tragic turn Saturday when a concertgoer died at a nearby hospital, promoters confirmed Sunday.
In a statement, Hard Events and its parent company, Live Nation, said the 25-year-old male fan suffered "cardiac...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 8:34 AM
The Backstreet Boys were back, all right, but not for as long as their excited fans at FirstMerit Bank Pavilion expected.
The '90s pop sensation — known for such hits as "Everybody (Backstreet's Back)" — was apparently cut off Friday night...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 6:00 AM
It's arguably never been a better time to be a dance music fan — or in the dance music business — in Los Angeles than right now.
The annual Hard Summer festival this weekend will draw an estimated 70,000 electronic music fans over two days...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 12:26 PM
It’s entirely possible that the Forum arena in Inglewood narrowly escaped the wrecking ball only because of a segment on CBS’ newsmagazine “60 Minutes.”
As Madison Square Garden Co. moves forward on its plan to return the Forum...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 2:00 AM
A beloved but aging former heavyweight champ of the rock music world, the Forum in Inglewood, is making a comeback. Officials at Madison Square Garden Co. will unveil plans Tuesday for the historic arena that include a multimillion-dollar face-lift and...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 4:22 PM
The former partner in Sands Bethlehem Event Center credited with having the idea for the venue has been hired as a consultant by Parx Casino and Racing in Philadelphia, parties confirmed Friday. Jerry Deifer Jr., a concert promoter from Whitehall......
| Jul 26, 2013
| 11:23 AM
Frank Ocean was forced to cancel the remainder of his Australian mini-tour after he suffered a tear to one of his vocal cords.
The critically acclaimed soul singer had launched his first trek in Australia with a show at Melbourne’s Festival Hall...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 4:23 PM
A headline show at Sands Bethlehem Event Center has been canceled and a headliner at Musikfest Café in Bethlehem postponed, the promoters have announced. The July 21 show by The Ultimate Thriller: a Tribute to Michael Jackson has been canceled,......