| Aug 19, 2014
| 1:03 PM
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Though hardly the first to stage a huge-scale fest on these shores, Insomniac Events' Pasquale Rotella, and his Electric Daisy Carnival, did much to herald dance music's explosion into the live events mainstream. Of late,...
| Aug 20, 2014
No longer a sleepy seasonal town, the city of Boca Raton is busier than ever for some restaurants.
An informal survey of established restaurants found business is good in Mizner Park. And well-known eateries in Royal Palm Place, The Shops at Boca...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 6:33 AM
The first thing DJ Dante the Don thought when he woke up the morning after DJing at Miley Cyrus’s concert at the United Center was “Did last night really happen?”
Dante – who called Thursday’s gig “without a doubt&...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 3:19 PM
In the "What was he thinking?" department comes the new video from Gary Richards, founder of Live Nation's HARD Events subsidiary.
Richards, whose annual Hard Summer festival just concluded, makes EDM music as Destructo, and is signed to Insomniac/...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 8:30 PM
The Sunset Strip location of Live Nation's House of Blues is scheduled for demolition in late 2015.
Developer Combined Properties Inc. plans for the House of Blues to be replaced with a complex consisting of 149 hotel rooms, 40 condos, five rental...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 2:24 PM
The Sunset Strip could be losing another music venue.
According to a Bloomberg report, the West Hollywood outpost of the national House of Blues music venue chain will be demolished to make way for a new hotel complex. Construction is scheduled to...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Not long after it was announced the House of Blues in Hollywood, along with a handful of other local landmarks, was being razed for a hotel/condo/entertainment complex, the Sunset Blvd. venue's Twitter feed lit up with followers lamenting its impending...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 3:23 PM
Demand Media Inc., the Santa Monica company behind websites such as eHow.com and Livestrong.com, added Saatchi Art to its collection for $17 million and named the start-up’s top executive as its CEO.
Sean Moriarty said he would bring focus,...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 3:13 PM
The impending arrival of the Made in America festival in Los Angeles hasn’t been without controversy.
Back in April when Jay Z stood on the steps of City Hall alongside Mayor Eric Garcetti to announce plans for his two-day festival to take over...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 9:45 AM
Business has been good so far in 2014 for concert promoters in South Florida, continuing last year’s theme that saw North American attendance up 23 percent and gross receipts up 26 percent, according to Billboard data.
The trend locally seems...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 12:26 PM
Kanye West and Iggy Azalea have been added to the West Coast lineup of the Budweiser Made in America festival slated to take place Aug. 30-31 at Grand Park in downtown Los Angeles, Live Nation unveiled on Wednesday.
West will topline the final night...