| Oct 8, 2014
| 1:37 PM
The Norva in Norfolk has always prided itself on being "Nationally Known, Locally Owned." That changed on Wednesday when the Los Angeles-based entertainment conglomerate AEG announced the purchase of both The Norva and a similar concert venue in Richmond,...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 9:26 PM
The Made in America two-day music festival over the Labor Day weekend in downtown L.A. cost $475,570 in police overtime, according to a report expected to be presented to the Los Angeles Police Commission on Tuesday.
An August City Council motion...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 8:51 PM
Taxpayers may wind up paying about $170,000 to cover expenses associated with Made in America, the two-day music festival promoted by Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and held outside City Hall.
Garcetti aides expect the city's tab for the commercial...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 1:22 PM
Concert promoter Live Nation Entertainment and youth media company Vice have formed a joint venture to launch a digital platform that delivers live music, documentaries and other programming to online and mobile audiences, the companies said on Wednesday....
| Nov 12, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Live Nation Entertainment Inc. and Vice Media announced on Wednesday the launch of a new music-themed video service for mobile phones, Internet and TV.
The platform, which will begin rolling out in 2015, will feature original artist-driven content, live...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 5:55 PM
The music industry's move toward paid subscription services, and away from discs and downloads, has been underway for several years.
On Wednesday, YouTube joined the party — bringing with it the world's largest audience for popular music and the...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 4:03 PM
To the editor: Ignoring that we have to rebuild our infrastructure and support overly generous city worker benefits, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti now wants taxpayers to kick in $170,000 to help cover the cost of a two-day concert staged by Live...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 5:54 PM
For four decades, the Nederlander Organization has operated the Greek Theatre, a beloved music venue built in 1929 and owned by the city of Los Angeles. Now, a year before its current contract expires, Nederlander has partnered with AEG Live to compete...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 6:32 AM
In order to stay in business for 10 years in the volatile live-music game in South Florida, you need to be able to adapt in ways they may not have covered in the MBA program at Lynn University.
For instance, it’s Sept. 28, 2004, you have the...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 7:46 AM
Music fans who go to a lot of shows might not realize the backstage venue tussles that are a feature of the competitive Los Angeles concert scene. But the battle for control of the Greek Theatre in Griffith Park offers a good snapshot; it's getting heated...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 4:12 AM
Allentown’s new PPL Center arena has confirmed what we told you first last night – that Rock and Roll Hall of Fame singer Neil Diamond will kick off his tour to support his upcoming album “Melody Road” at the arena on Feb. 27.