| 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.
| Sep 16, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Event producer Live Nation Entertainment and Ford Motor Co. will hit the road this month, launching new reality series "The Rider Challenge."
The series, which marks Live Nation's first foray into producing original content for the Internet, will...
| 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...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 5:28 PM
Veteran music biz mogul Irving Azoff, the outspoken manager of the Eagles and former chairman of Live Nation Entertainment, today unveiled a new venture with another of the concert industry’s heavy hitters in the Madison Square Garden Co.
| Sep 4, 2013
| 6:30 PM
In his first major move since his exit as executive chairman of Live Nation Entertainment late last year, music power Irving Azoff is taking the reins of a multi-dimensional new-look joint venture with the Madison Square Garden Co., the diversified...
| 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.
| 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-...
| May 16, 2013
| 2:13 PM
As Bill Graham was to rock, Pasquale Rotella is to dance music – a diehard promoter with staying power in a field overrun for years with quick-buck hustlers, many of whom aren't around anymore. Rotella is still here and more powerful than ever; in...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 12:46 PM
D’Angelo’s concert Wednesday at House of Blues was canceled Monday “due to a medical emergency.”
A statement from the promoters Live Nation said D’Angelo “expresses his sincere regret due to this unfortunate...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 11:00 AM
Northerly Island will host as many as eight 30,000-capacity concerts a summer in addition to a full slate of smaller shows, promoters Live Nation and the Chicago Park District will announce Monday.
The first major concert will be Jimmy Buffett on June...