The ENCORE Digital Weekly Magazine is a
February 22, 2007 

The Police
The Police Tour - Standing Room Only

After selling out in every market that concerts have been announced in, the Police are adding new shows.

One Reel, AEG Live Collaborate On Bumbershoot

Bumbershoot, Seattle’s Music and Arts Festival, has joined the ranks of Coachella and New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival by forging a unique collaboration with AEG Live.

Expo and Foro Imperial
Aran Rush, a 10-year veteran of SMG is the general manager of the Expo and Foro Imperial, the new exhibition and convention center complex in the Diamante section of Acapulco, Mexico. An early 2008 opening is scheduled.
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Parsons & Karmazin
FCC Hurdles Loom For XM, Sirius Merger

Satellite radio rivals XM and Sirius have every intention of merging, but not just yet.

Van Halen Reunion May Have Jumped The Gun

This summer’s highly anticipated summer reunion tour featuring Van Halen with original lead singer David Lee Roth has been postponed indefinitely.

Music Companies Target Colleges In Latest Crackdown

Cracking down on college students, the music industry is sending thousands more complaints to top universities this school year than it did last year as it targets music illegally downloaded over campus computer networks.

Sell the people what they want!
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Agency, Management, Label, Tour Promoting Company & Public Relation Firm signings for the week of
February 22, 2007


Chris Tomlin
Tomlin, Jars Of Clay Top Dove Nominees

Christian singer Chris Tomlin, the Dove Awards' artist of the year in 2006, is the leading nominee of the gospel music awards again this year.

Toyota Pavilion
Toyota Pavilion Collapses Under Heavy Snow

Even a $2 million amphitheater couldn’t save itself under the woes of the recent snowstorm.

Marion "Suge" Knight (AP Photo)
Interscope To Cooperate In Music Case

A bankruptcy judge earlier this week ordered Interscope Records to produce documents related to Marion "Suge" Knight.


If Imogen Heap were as widely known as her music, she would be a household name. More...



EMI Amidst Takeover Rumors

Like a lion past its prime, EMI is still a formidable opponent in the music business, but the dangerous jackals of private equity are circling.


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Date Artist Venue Promoter Shows/
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01/31/07Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey - The Gold Tour Cricket Arena - Charlotte, NC Feld Entertainment 18/2 1,323,690 68,250 129,357 52.8% $50.00
02/18/07Ladysmith Black Mambazo Wharton Center - Great Hall - East Lansing, MI Wharton Center Presents 1/0 51,218 1,829 2,385 76.7% $20.00
02/10/07The Guthrie Family Legacy Tour Broward Center for the Performing Arts - Parker Playhouse - Fort Lauderdale, FL In House 1/0 38,182 956 1,124 85.1% $34.50
02/09/07Jesse Cook Broward Center for the Performing Arts - Parker Playhouse - Fort Lauderdale, FL In House 1/0 22,120 715 998 71.6% $24.00
02/13/07Buckcherry, idle sons Plush - Vancouver, British Columbia Mascioli Entertainment,Rock It Boy Entertainment 1/1 21,006 915 915 100% $22.90
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Talent Buyer Opportunities
for the week of
February 22, 2007
Artist: Gary Pfaff
Available: February - March 2007 (Southeast)
Company: Rock Solid Entertainment
Contact: Brad Broadrick
Phone: 404-869-4699
Fax: 404-745-0773
Email Agent

Artist: Roberta Flack
Available: 2007
Company: Wenig-LaMonica Associates
Contact: Jody Wenig
Phone: 914-631-6500
Fax: 914-631-0101
Email Agent

Artist: Supagroup
Available: 2007
Company: The Billions Corporation
Contact: Amy Butterer
Phone: 312-997-9999
Fax: 312-997-2287
Email Agent

Artist: Erin McKeown
Available: May, Summer & Fall 2007
Company: The Billions Corporation
Contact: Mary Brabec
Phone: 312-997-9999
Fax: 312-997-2287
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Artist: The Afters
Available: Call for availability
Company: TCAA / Third Coast Artists Agency
Contact: Chris Blaney
Phone: 615-297-2021
Fax: 615-297-2776
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Artist: The Shadows of Knight®
Available: Spring - Summer 2007
Company: Pat Horgan Talent
Contact: Pat Horgan
Phone: 845-235-4087
Fax: 800-545-8437
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Artist: Scarecrow Collection
Available: April 21 (Maryland)
Company: Degy Booking International Inc.
Contact: Rob Abelow
Phone: 732-544-8000 ext. 107
Fax: 732-544-5600
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Artist: Bomb Squad
Available: Wed April 25 or Sat May 5 (Maryland)
Company: Degy Booking International Inc.
Contact: Rob Abelow
Phone: 732-544-8000 ext. 107
Fax: 732-544-5600
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Artist: Bonnie Tyler
Available: Call for avails
Company: Universal Attractions
Contact: Jeff Epstein
Phone: 212-582-7575 ext. 106
Fax: 212-333-4508
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Artist: Gilbert O'Sullivan
Available: Summer
Company: Associated Booking Corporation
Contact: Lisa Cohen
Phone: 212-874-2400
Fax: 212-769-3649
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Artist: Terry Lee Goffee
Available: March & April Routing dates (MidWest & NorthEast)
Company: Tony Cee Associates
Contact: Tony Cee
Phone: 315-735-9959
Fax: 315-735-0368
Email Agent

Artist: Dream Theater
Available: Late July - Late August. (Theaters and sheds)
Company: The Agency Group
Contact: Steve Martin
Phone: 212-581-3100
Fax: 212-581-0015
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