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February 11, 2016 

SoundCloud Reports $56.5M Loss, Faces 'Material Uncertainties'

This is the year that SoundCloud has promised to launch a paid music service and start paying more to the artists that create the music that draw millions of listeners to the service. But first it has to survive growing multi-million dollar losses.

Phish Announces Summer Tour

Trey Anastasio and his bandmates in Phish have announced their plans for a major tour in the summer of 2016.

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Nevada Hits Burning Man Tix With Entertainment Tax

Tickets for the Burning Man festival will be a little expensive in 2016 as the state tacks on a live entertainment tax for the first time this year.

9:30 Club To Debut New Musical Variety Television Series

For about six months now, fans attending shows at Washington D.C. 9:30 Club have been warned by signs posted around the venue that the show they were attending was being recorded. However, the nature of the recordings was obscure until the club revealed t

Warner Music Pays $14M To Settle 'Happy Birthday' Copyright Suit

"EDM Happy Birthday", "Soulful Happy Birthday", "Country Happy Birthday," and of course, we need each version sung in multiple languages. You can almost hear the hard drives in home studios everywhere revving up as "Happy Birthday" enters the publ

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iHeartRadio Music Awards Announces 2016 Nominees - The Full List

Finalists for the 2016 iHeartRadio Music Awards were announced this morning. “Our Awards are not chosen by a mysterious panel of judges,” said John Sykes, President of iHeart.

STP Seeks New Vocalist

The members of alt-rock band Stone Temple Pilots have announced that they are launching a search to find a new vocalist to front the group.

Dan Hicks Dies At 74

Dan Hicks, widely acknowledged as one of the defining figures in American roots music-passed away on February 6th at age 74 after a two-year battle with cancer at his home in Mill Valley, CA.

Beato Band

The year was 1968, and high school bandmates David Pack and Fred Beato had just achieved their 9-piece rock and soul group The Symbols of Tyme won the entire US Battle of the Bands in Atlantic City, NJ. They were just 15 years old, and they returned to th More...



Merlin Reduces Administration Fee For Indie Labels By 20%

Merlin, the global digital rights agency for independent labels has announced that it is reducing the administration fee for deals with members by 20% from 2.5% of revenues to 2%.


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02/03/16BW Beauty and the Beast Whitney Hall - Louisville, KY Broadway in Louisville 8/0 1,105,515 18,411 19,218 95.8% $29.00
01/26/16Riverdance 20 Years The Smith Center/Reynolds Hall - Las Vegas, NV The Smith Center 8/0 1,003,520 15,693 16,256 96.5% $125.00
01/30/16Lamb of God, Anthrax, Deafheaven, Power Trip Aragon Ballroom - Chicago, IL Madison House Presents/AEG Live 1/0 127,784 3,608 4,691 76.9% $35.00
02/06/16Las Vegas Philharmonic - Pink Martini The Smith Center/Reynolds Hall - Las Vegas, NV The Smith Center 1/0 119,149 1,060 2,052 51.7% $246.00
01/29/16Kool and the Gang, The Night Owls ACL Live - austin, TX In House 1/0 96,850 1,921 2,473 77.7% $39.50
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February 11, 2016
Artist: Southern Rocks Finest
Available: Call for Availability - 2016 -
Company: T&T Management & Booking Agency
Contact: Tony Saldano
Phone: 912-925-0883
Fax: 912-925-0926
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Artist: Mike Super - Winner of NBC's "Phenomenon"
Available: Call for Availability - 2016 / 2017 - USA & International -
Company: Supernatural Productions
Contact: Robin Nemanick
Phone: 412-638-9100
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Artist: From That Metal Show featuring Eddie Trunk
Available: Call for Availability - 2016 -
Company: Artists Worldwide
Contact: Chuck Bernal
Phone: 213-368-2112
Fax: 213-368-2110
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Artist: Craig Handy
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Company: In Touch Entertainment
Contact: Charles Carlini
Phone: 212-714-7722
Fax: 212-202-7579
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Artist: Vanilla Ice
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Company: Popular Music
Contact: Michael Rand
Phone: 734-604-9458
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Artist: Jason Boland & The Stragglers
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Company: Red 11 Music
Contact: Jon Folk
Phone: 615-457-2414
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Artist: The Malah
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Company: SEG / Sweetwine Entertainment Group
Contact: Kyle Day
Phone: 303-444-1554
Fax: 303-845-7202
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Artist: Tom Dreesen
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Company: Comedy Hosting LLC
Contact: Warren Jones
Phone: 888-428-4646
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Artist: Kevin Bowe & The Okemah Prophets
Available: Call for availability - 2016 -
Company: Hello! Booking
Contact: Eric Roberts
Phone: 651-647-4464
Fax: 763-463-1264
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Artist: Exile (Country)
Available: Call for availability - 2016 -
Company: BLA / Buddy Lee Attractions Inc.
Contact: Donna Lee
Phone: 615-244-4336
Fax: 615-726-0429
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Artist: Savages
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Company: Coda Agency
Contact: Paul Buck
Phone: 44-20-7017-2500
Fax: 44-20-7017-2555
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Artist: Heavy Trash
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Company: The Billions Corporation
Contact: David (Boche) Viecelli
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