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April 16, 2015 

New Video Series Features In-Depth Interviews With Music Business Legends

There is a great video series on Vimeo, featuring extensive interviews with some of the most influential promoters of the rock era.


The Dead Add Additional Fare The Well Shows In California

The Grateful Dead’s Fare The Well reunion has been extended with two additional “Fare Thee Well” shows set for Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif., on June 27 and June 28.

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Celebrate Ontario Funding Helps RBC Bluesfest Enhance Programming And Increase Tourism

RBC Bluesfest organizers announced that they will be enhancing their programming and offering a new and expanded selection of artists, thanks to $247,500 in funding from the Ontario Government’s Celebrate Ontario program.


Sean Saadeh Joins The Prudential Center As Head Of Programming

Veteran venue exec Sean Saadeh has been named as the as executive vice president of Entertainment Programming at the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J.


Faisel Durrani Returns To Def Jam

Faisel Durrani has re-joined Def Jam Recordings, where he will serve as Executive Vice President & General Manager.


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Bono Joins New $3 Billion TPG Investment Fund As Special Advisor

Just as U2 heads out on a major tour, frontman Bono is adding to his resume as special advisor to a major new tech investment fund; and this isn't the first time he's dabbled at tech.


Nelly Hit With Felony Drug Possession Charge

Rapper and reality TV star Nelly has been arrested on felony drug charges while traveling on his tour bus through Tennessee on his way to St. Louis.


Soul singer Percy Sledge Dies

Soul singer Percy Sledge, best known for his hit "When a Man Loves a Woman," died on Tuesday at the age of 74.

The Decemberists

“In some ways, this album was four years in the making,” says Colin Meloy, frontman and primary songwriter of the Decemberists. “We were on hiatus, so we had all the time we could want, no schedule or tour, no expectations.” More...



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WME|IMG Acquires Artist Voice

William Morris Endeavor/IMG has expanded its footprint in the Asian-Pacific market with the acquisition of Australian booking agency Artist Voice.

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03/23/15Fleetwood Mac Amway Center - Orlando, FL Live Nation 1/0 1,590,707 12,711 13,472 94.4% $177.00
$47.50
03/27/15Ricardo Arjona NOKIA Theatre L.A. Live - Los Angeles, CA Cardenas Marketing Network/Goldenvoice/AEG Live 2/0 1,467,312 11,237 13,764 81.6% $250.00
$60.00
$48.00
03/31/15Fleetwood Mac INTRUST Bank Arena - Wichita, KS Live Nation 1/0 1,400,765 11,042 11,325 97.5% $179.50
$129.50
$79.50
$49.50
04/04/15Stevie Wonder Frank Erwin Center - Austin, TX Live Nation 1/0 1,052,053 10,304 11,797 87.3% $147.50
$37.50
03/22/15Stevie Wonder American Airlines Center - Dallas, TX Live Nation 1/0 1,042,191 11,442 13,333 85.8% $145.50
$85.50
$55.50
$35.50
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SUBMIT ARTIST AVAILS
Artist: Bobby Caldwell
Available: Call for Availability - June 25-27, 2015 -
Company: Jack White Management
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Artist: Svetlana Smolina
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Artist: Edsel
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Artist: First Aid Kit
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Artist: Booker T. (Booker T. Jones)
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Company: Wenig-LaMonica Associates
Contact: Paul LaMonica
Phone: 914-631-6500
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Artist: The Diamonds
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