| Jun 20, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Sean Combs' Revolt TV has signed a national carriage agreement with Time Warner Cable ahead of its fall launch.
Revolt is one of four African-American-owned independent networks (and 10 overall) that Comcast pledged to would distribute, a condition for...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 3:00 PM
Michael R. Yormark is President of Sunrise Sports & Entertainment and is responsible for overseeing all of the organization's operating entities including the Florida Panthers hockey club, the BB&T Center arena venue, the Saveology.com Iceplex...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 4:30 PM
The Beatles' recordings became the property of Universal Music Group last year, thanks to the label group's acquisition of EMI's recorded assets, but today UMG added a key additional piece to the puzzle. UMG's merchandising arm, Bravado, has reached an...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Is EDM the future? That was the big topic at the Intl. Music Summit in Ibiza, the kingpins of dance music. Or as Shelly Finkel informed us, EMC, "Electronic Music Culture," which is what they call it at SFX. Which is going deep. Like Live Nation, which...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 1:22 PM
If you are a Fleetwood Mac fan of a certain age awaiting the imminent reunion of Mick Fleetwood, Stevie Nicks, Lindsey Buckingham and John McVie this Saturday at the BB&T Center, well, be prepared to wait a little longer.
The rocking foursome...
| May 28, 2013
| 7:54 PM
A ranking AEG executive testified Tuesday at the Michael Jackson wrongful death trial that he didn’t pay attention to the tour budgets that he approved, even though he was the tour manager.
Paul Gongaware said he didn’t read through the...
| May 31, 2013
| 2:03 PM
This post has been corrected. See below.
The “This Is It” concert series in London — which was to have earned Michael Jackson millions and served as a triumphant comeback — was to be the performer’s final tour, a ranking...
| May 25, 2013
| 9:05 AM
The Electric Daisy Carnival is getting the documentary treatment from a pair of filmmakers who were behind the recent Justin Bieber and Katy Perry concert movies.
“EDC 2013: You Are the Headliner” is being directed by Dan Cutforth and Jane...
| 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...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 1:29 PM
The attorney for Michael Jackson’s family painted entertainment powerhouse Anschutz Entertainment Group as a gang of ruthless executives concerned only with becoming No. 1 in the concert business and caring nothing about the singer's well-being....
| May 4, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Insomniac Events, the producer of the Electric Daisy Carnival dance music events, confirmed in a statement to the Los Angeles Times that it has had talks with Live Nation Entertainment Inc. regarding a sale to that company, but no deal is complete....