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July 28, 2011 

Troubled Diva Amy Winehouse Dead At 27

Few artists summed up their own career in a single song -- a single line -- as well as Amy Winehouse.

The Game Of Thrones

Music superstars Jay-Z and Kayne West have joined forces to form a new group called The Throne, with an album and an upcoming tour in the works.

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Players Vote To Ok Deal To End NFL Lockout

Now it can be said with certainty: Get ready for some football!

Newport Folk Fest Stays Relevant At Age 52

The popularity of folk music may have waxed and waned since Bob Dylan famously went electric at the Newport Folk Festival in 1965, but the event itself is as successful as ever.

Access Completes WMG Sale

Access Industries has completed its acquisition of Warner Music Group in a cash deal worth $3.3bn, or $8.25 a share.

Roger McNamee
Now I know how he closed Bono
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Agency, Management, Label, Tour Promoting Company & Public Relation Firm signings for the week of
July 28, 2011


L.A. Reveals Tentative Stadium Agreement

Los Angeles moved a step closer to coaxing a pro football team back to the region Monday with the release of a draft agreement between city negotiators and the company planning a downtown NFL stadium.

LA Coliseum Audited For Possible Fiscal Mismanagement

The city's controller said Wednesday her office has launched an audit of the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum's finances amid allegations of possible fiscal mismanagement.

Celebrity Judges Seek Spark From TV Appearances

Jean Holmgren doesn't like country music and had never heard of Blake Shelton.


Red lights beamed and green lasers shot across the room. Pink, purple, green and yellow colors shined in a windmill-like fixture. And huge balloons dropped from the air and multicolored confetti burst from the sides of the stage. More...



Irish Promoter Facing Legal Troubles Over Alleged Outstanding Debts

An Irish promoter is facing bankruptcy over debts allegedly owed to an American record label and musicians who claim false advertising.


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06/30/11Take That Wembley Stadium - London, SJM Concerts 8/8 61,713,184 623,737 623,737 100% $145.80
07/08/11U2, Interpol Hippodrome de Montreal - Montreal, Live Nation Global Touring/evenko 2/2 17,178,724 162,466 162,466 100% $260.01
06/22/11Take That Hampden Park - Glasgow, SJM Concerts 3/3 16,224,812 154,588 154,588 100% $137.70
06/27/11Take That Villa Park - Birmingham, SJM Concerts 2/2 9,763,108 94,694 94,694 100% $137.70
07/20/11U2, Interpol New Meadowlands Stadium - East Rutherford, NJ Live Nation Global Touring 1/1 8,927,150 88,491 88,491 100% $250.00
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Artist: Edisun
Available: August & September 2011
Company: 3Thirteen Entertainment Group
Contact: Ryan Darnell
Phone: 313-749-9727
Fax: 313-651-7188
Email Agent

Artist: The Association
Available: Fall 2011 (Sept. / Oct. / Nov. / Dec.)
Company: TCI / Talent Consultants International
Contact: Mitchell Karduna
Phone: 212-730-2701
Fax: 845-359-4609
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Artist: David Allan Coe
Available: 9/10 - 9/14 (Iowa) 9/16 (routed between Iowa & Wisconsin)
Company: Damage Control Music Group
Contact: Jack Yoder
Phone: 512-581-0676
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Artist: Deadstring Brothers
Available: Generally Available
Company: Road Work Music
Contact: Sarah Hoffman
Phone: 917-940-5929
Fax: 646-349-5390
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Artist: Billy Craig
Available: Generally Available (Midwest, but willing to travel)
Company: All Things Media
Contact: Brad Johnson
Phone: 586-321-2286
Fax: 866-376-7648
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Artist: Frank Marino's Divas Las Vegas
Available: Generally Available
Company: SPI Entertainment Inc.
Contact: Adam Steck
Phone: 702-617-9219
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Artist: Steve Ross
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Company: Ligeti Artist Management
Contact: Peter Ligeti
Phone: 212-246-8949
Fax: 212-246-9083
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Artist: Second Helping (Salute to Lynyrd Skynyrd) / Second Helping (Tribute to Lynyrd Skynyrd)
Available: Call for availability - Maryland & Surrounding states - 2012 -
Company: Lustig Talent Enterprises Inc.
Contact: Richard Lustig
Phone: 407-816-8960
Fax: 407-816-8959
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Artist: Southerly
Available: Call for availability - Fall & Winter 2011/2012 -
Company: Self Group
Contact: Krist Krueger
Phone: 920-251-6834
Fax: 503-236-6120
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Artist: Marvelless Mark & The Party Of The Century Live
Available: Call for availability - 2011 / 2012 -
Company: Key Artist Group
Contact: Lee McDonald
Phone: 1-800-522-9759
Fax: 1-866-666-8436
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Artist: After 7 featuring Kevon Edmonds
Available: Call for availability - 2012 -
Company: Wenig-LaMonica Associates
Contact: Jody Wenig
Phone: 914-631-6500
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Artist: Alexander Kariotis & The Rock Opera Orchestra
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Contact: Ed Bazel
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