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September 11, 2014 

Marsha Vlasic Named President At AGI

Veteran music agent Marsha Vlasic has been named President of the agency Artist Group International.

Ariana Grande Preps Headlining Tour For 2015

Pop Music phenom Ariana Grande has announced that she'll be hitting the road next Spring for a major headlining tour of the U.S.

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Apple Reveals New iPhones, iWatch

After months of intensive speculation by tech media, Apple revealed the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus along with their new iWatch during a live presentation on September 9th.

Ottawa Folk Fest Sees Improvements After Move

Ottawa Folk Festival organizers decision to move the event to Hog’s Back Park seem to have been the right call.

Warner Music Group Consolidates Global Biz Dev, Strengthens Digital

In moves that affirm both the importance of global business and the ascendancy of digital, Warner Music Group has brought all of its global business development functions under a single, unified leadership structure.

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Universal Exec Admits To Stealing Money From The Company

Duncan Schwier, a former production exec at Universal Music, admitted in a British court this week to syphoning more than £640,000 from the major label.

Thomas Dolby To Teach At Johns Hopkins

Artist and noted session musician Thomas Dolby has landed yet another new gig, teacher.

Argentinian Rocker Gustavo Cerati Dies

Four years after lapsing into a coma, Argentine singer-songwriter Gustavo Cerati died on September 5th. He was 55 at the time of his death.

Blake Mills

Renowned songwriter, guitarist, and producer Blake Mills' second album, "Heigh Ho", is now available to hear prior to it's official release via Pitchfork Advance. "Heigh Ho" will be released on September 16th via Verve Records / Record Collection. More...



Australia's iHeartRadio Festival A No-Go

The inaugural edition of the iHeartRadio Australia Music Festival has been canceled, just a month ahead of its scheduled date.


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08/08/14Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival: Kanye West, Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers, The Killers, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Arctic Monkeys, Tiesto, Death Cab For Cutie, Disclosure, Flaming Lips & others Golden Gate Park - San Francisco, CA Another Planet Entertainment/Superfly Presents/Starr Hill Presents 3/3 19,036,003 202,963 202,963 100% $275.00
08/29/14One Direction, 5 Seconds of Summer Soldier Field - Chicago, IL Live Nation 2/2 9,446,247 104,617 104,617 100% $99.50
08/27/14One Direction, Jamie Scott Edward Jones Dome - St. Louis, MO Live Nation 1/1 4,281,608 52,315 52,315 100% $99.50
08/28/14Michael Jackson The Immortal World Tour by Cirque du Soleil Arena VFG - Guadalajara, Mexico Cirque du Soleil 7/0 3,017,370 42,025 64,176 65.5% $152.02
08/22/14Queen + Adam Lambert Perth Arena - Perth, Australia Dainty Group 1/1 2,008,590 13,285 13,285 100% $188.07
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Artist: The Ex
Available: Call for availability - 2014 / 2015 -
Company: Flowerbooking Inc.
Contact: Mahmood Shaikh
Phone: 773-289-3400
Fax: 773-289-3434
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Artist: Kat Perkins
Available: Call for availability - 2015 -
Company: Hello! Booking
Contact: Eric Roberts
Phone: 651-647-4464
Fax: 763-463-1264
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Artist: Bear In Heaven
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Company: The Billions Corporation
Contact: Shannin Porter
Phone: 312-997-9999
Fax: 773-278-3721
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Artist: Days of the New
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Company: Popular Music
Contact: Michael Rand
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Fax: 313-344-7425
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Artist: Strings Attached featuring Larry Coryell
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Company: In Touch Entertainment
Contact: Charles Carlini
Phone: 212-714-7722
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Artist: Oxymorrons
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Company: UAA / Universal Attractions Agency
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Artist: Puddle of Mudd
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Company: Artists Worldwide
Contact: Chuck Bernal
Phone: 213-368-2112
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Artist: Jennifer Holliday
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Company: Wenig-LaMonica Associates
Contact: Paul LaMonica
Phone: 914-631-6500
Fax: 914-631-0101
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Artist: Satisfaction (Tribute to the Rolling Stones)
Available: Call for availability - 2014 / 2015 - Maryland & Surrounding States -
Company: Lustig Talent Enterprises Inc.
Contact: Richard Lustig
Phone: 407-816-8960
Fax: 407-816-8959
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Artist: Mike Super - Winner of NBC's "Phenomenon"
Available: Call for Availability - 2015 -
Company: DCA Productions
Contact: Geraldine Abrahamsen
Phone: 212-245-2063
Fax: 609-259-8260
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Artist: Linda Eder
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Company: Hart Squared Management
Contact: Dave Hart
Phone: 310-472-9602
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Artist: Stringfever
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Company: Byway Entertainment
Contact: Richard Byford
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