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October 13, 2011 

Pukkelpop Organizers Face Financial Challenges In Wake Of Tragedy

Though Pukkelpop organizers have been official cleared of liability by the Hasselt Public Prosecutor, the festival may be on the hook for significant losses.

Van Halen Reportedly Cancels 2012 Summer Tour

Van Halen has reportedly canceled their plans for an upcoming 2012 European summer tour before even officially announcing the dates.

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iTunes Great For Apple, But Was It For Music Biz?

When Apple rolled out iTunes for the masses in the spring of 2003, the music industry was at a point of transition -- and chaos.

Jammin' Java Celebrates 10th Year

Jamminí Java will celebrate its 10 year anniversary on Saturday October 15th.

Sugarland Plans Indiana Collapse Benefit Concert

Sugarland will stage a free concert in Indianapolis more than two months after a stage collapse just before the duo was to perform at the Indiana State Fair killed seven people.

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If Steve Jobs were alive, he'd be going to work.
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Ut Oh...Hank Jr. Writes Song About 'Fox & Friends,' ESPN

Hank Williams Jr. is about to have his say.

Lawsuits Filed After All Good Fest Deaths

The father of a 20-year-old South Carolina woman crushed under a truck as she slept in a tent at the All Good Music Festival is suing the event producers, hosts, traffic directors and security providers for negligence.

Ex-Weezer Bassist Mikey Welsh Dies In Chicago

Former Weezer bass player Mikey Welsh, who also found success in his second career as an artist, died in a Chicago hotel room, police said Sunday.


As the singer Feist celebrated her 35th birthday this year with an intimate dinner among friends, she was distracted momentarily by the intense flickering of a television in a nearby room. More...



Live Nation UK Launches Live Connect Service For Unsigned Artists

Live Nation UK is preparing to launch Live Connection, a new service aimed at supporting new and unsigned artists in the U.K.


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09/16/11Austin City Limits Music Festival: Stevie Wonder, Arcade Fire, Coldplay, Kanye West, My Morning Jacket, Manu Chao La Ventura, Fleet Foxes and others Zilker Park - Austin, TX C3 Presents 3/3 15,446,113 225,000 225,000 100% $185.00
10/01/11Justin Bieber, Cobra Starship, Big Time Rush Foro Sol - Mexico City, OCESA-CIE 2/0 6,027,190 94,449 106,028 89.1% $143.67
09/21/11Red Hot Chili Peppers, Foals Arena Anhembi - Sao Paulo, Evenpro/Water Brother/XYZ Live 1/0 2,676,920 27,267 28,900 94.3% $278.76
09/16/11Marc Anthony, Joey Vega American Airlines Arena - Miami, FL Cardenas Marketing Network/Live Nation 2/2 2,138,740 24,444 24,444 100% $175.00
09/25/11Katy Perry, Natalia Kills Chacara do Jockey - Sao Paulo, Evenpro/Water Brother/XYZ Live 1/0 2,105,710 22,784 24,500 93% $241.47
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Artist: Society 1 / Society 1 featuring Matt Zane
Available: Call for availability - 2012 -
Company: AFM Entertainment
Contact: Len Schmitzer
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Artist: Glenn Leonard / Glenn Leonard's Temptations Revue
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Company: Celebrity Direct Entertainment
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Artist: Ladies Night Out featuring Avant, Ginuwine, Jagged Edge, Carl Thomas and Tank
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Artist: Radiation City
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Artist: Ten Foot Tall Band
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Artist: Live It Up!
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Artist: The Manhattans featuring Gerald Alston & Blue Lovett
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Artist: Shenandoah
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Artist: Shoot to Thrill (Tribute to AC/DC)
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