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April 10, 2014 

SFX Acquires EDM Management, Creative Agencies TMWRK, Meta Agency and Learned Evolution

SFX continued the expansion of its 360 electronic music and culture empire with the acquisition today of artist representatives TMWRK Management; The Meta Agency, who represents visual artists and designers; and digital branding and marketing shop Learned

Pemberton Announces Lineup

Organizers HUKA Entertainment have announced the lineup for the Pemberton Music Festival, which will take place Friday, July 18 through Sunday, July 20.

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Letterman's Departure Will Reshape Late-Night

Jimmy Fallon's fast start replacing Jay Leno on the "Tonight" show the past two months had a secondary effect: David Letterman suddenly seemed old.

Live Nation Lands New Outdoor NYC Venue

Live Nation and Harman International are partnering to debut a new outdoor venue in Manhattan, set to open in early summer at New York’s Pier 97 on 57th St. and the West Side Highway. The new venue will be named JBL Live at Pier 97.

Prince Drops Universal, Forms Own NPG Music Publishing

Prince has pulled his music publishing from Universal and is moving it in house to the newly created NPG Music Publishing.

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George Strait Wins Entertainer Of The Year At ACMs

George Strait won his second entertainer of the year — 25 years after he won his first — and Miranda Lambert and Keith Urban teamed up to earn top honors Sunday night at a jam-packed Academy of Country Music Awards that had a little something for everyone

Police: Rapper Trick Daddy Arrested In Florida

Authorities say rapper Trick Daddy has been arrested in South Florida on several charges, including possession of cocaine and possession of weapon and ammunition by a convicted felon.

Theater's Power Couple: Diane Paulus, Randy Weiner

She's the darling of Broadway. He's the champion of cutting-edge theater in New York.

Foster The People

Mark Foster's favorite hit songs are the ones written without thought given to eventual chart potential. So when it came time for him to pen the smash follow-up to his band Foster the People's unexpected out-of-left-field 2011 hit "Pumped Up Kicks," h More...



Vienna Philharmonic Wins Birgit Nilsson Prize

The Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra added a prestigious feather to its cap Wednesday, with the Birgit Nilsson Foundation picking it as this year's winner of its $1-million prize named after the late Swedish soprano.


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03/22/14Metallica Estadio do Morumbi - Sao Paulo, Brazil T4F-Time For Fun 1/0 5,701,630 61,742 63,347 97.5% $257.68
03/29/14Metallica Estadio Unico Ciudad de La Plata - Buenos Aires, Argentina T4F-Time For Fun 2/0 4,719,390 76,407 79,038 96.7% $124.87
03/24/14Drake, The Weeknd O2 Arena - London, U.K. Live Nation 3/3 4,272,630 50,832 50,832 100% $164.84
03/18/14Metallica Parque Bicentenario - Quito, Ecuador Evenpro Group/Move Concerts 1/1 3,877,959 32,257 32,257 100% $225.00
03/27/14Metallica Estadio Monumental - Santiago, Chile T4F-Time For Fun 1/1 3,508,790 43,296 43,296 100% $170.18
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Artist: The Original Stone City Band
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Artist: Rock Legends Band
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Artist: Danny & The Juniors
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Artist: Southern Drawl Band
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Company: McCoy Artists Group
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Artist: Romina Arena
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Company: New Music Group
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