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August 28, 2014 

Marion Knight Shot At Chris Brown's VMA Party

Record executive Marion Knight was seriously wounded in a shooting at a Video Music Awards pre-party hosted by singer Chris Brown at the 1OAK nightclub on Sunset Boulevard on Saturday night.

Kings Of Leon Drop Two More Dates, Citing Injury

The Kings of Leon have announced that they have been forced to cancel two additional dates on their Mechanical Bull Tour as drummer Nathan Followill recovers from injuries sustained during an accident with the band's tour bus.

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AEG Partners With National CineMedia

Cinema advertising network National CineMedia has tapped AEG Live to be their music supplier, reaching moviegoers on-screen, on-site, online and on mobile devices.

Hornets Sports & Entertainment Re-Ups With Ticketmaster

Hornets Sports & Entertainment, the owners of the Charlotte Hornets and operators of Charlotte’s Time Warner Cable Arena have renewed their contract with Ticketmaster.

T-Mobile's Music Freedom Delivers 7K Terabytes Of Music, Adds 6 New Services

T-Mobile has doubled the number of music streaming services in its Music Freedom plan. AccuRadio, Black Planet, Grooveshark, Radio Paradise, Rdio and Songza join iHeartRadio, iTunesRadio, Pandora, Rhapsody, Samsung Milk, Slacker and Spotify in the mobile

The Zombies At The Santa Monica Pier
I'm getting tired of seeing the classic rock acts. They show up every summer, playing the same hits, going just makes me feel old. I've seen it all before.
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Young Jeezy Arrested On Firearms Charges

Rapper Young Jeezy, part of Wiz Khalifa's 'Under the Influence of Music' tour, has been arrested on charges of possessing an illegal firearm as a part of the investigation into a backstage shooting at a Wiz Khalifa concert on Friday.

Beyonce, Ed Sheeran, Miley Among Winners At 2014 VMAs

It was a big night for Beyonce at MTV's 2014 Video Music Awards and while the pop diva took home 4 moon man trophies, she failed to win Video of the Year or Female Video of the Year.

Australian Bassist Jay Curley Passes

Jay Curley, the bassist for Australian alt-rock outfit Tumbleweeds, has died suddenly at his home. He was 42 at the time of his passing.

Emmanuel Jal

2014 is turning out to be a big year for rapper, humanitarian, activist and actor Emmanuel Jal, who is set for the release of his fifth studio album "The Key" which is set to drop on September 9, 2014 on Gatwitch / Universal. More...



Pixie Lott Signs With New Management

British singer/songwriter Pixie Lott has parted ways with her former management company to sign with Jonathan Shalit`s ROAR Global.


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08/07/14One Direction, 5 Seconds of Summer Gillette Stadium - Foxboro, MA Live Nation 3/3 13,475,239 148,251 148,251 100% $99.50
08/04/14One Direction, 5 Seconds of Summer MetLife Stadium - East Rutherford, NJ Live Nation 2/2 12,345,803 139,247 139,247 100% $99.50
08/13/14One Direction, 5 Seconds of Summer Lincoln Financial Field - Philadelphia, PA Live Nation 2/2 8,818,556 101,527 101,527 100% $99.50
08/16/14One Direction, 5 Seconds of Summer Ford Field - Detroit, MI Live Nation 2/2 8,304,416 92,428 92,428 100% $103.00
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Artist: Jeffrey Osborne
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Company: Wenig-LaMonica Associates
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Artist: Guitar Universe 2 Tour featuring Gus G. (Ozzy Osbourne) & Marty Friedman (Ex-Megadeth)
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Artist: Béla Fleck / Bela Fleck
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Artist: Rare Earth
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