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April 20, 2017 

Azoff, AEG Dueling In Los Angeles

Choosing to play at the Staples Center instead of the Forum can have consequences for artists in an increasingly competitive Los Angeles market.

Gorillaz Announce First North American Tour Since 2010

Damon Albarn and Jamie Hewlett's animated multi-media band Gorillaz announced that they will be hitting the road for their first tour of North America in 7 years.

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Promoter 101 #28 CMW LIVE Recording with UTA’s Jack Ross, Goldenvoice’s Elliott Lefko

You guys get to double dip this week with a special live edition of the Promoter 101 Podcast.

Oak View, AEG Square Off Over KeyArena Refurb

Tim Leiweke and the Oak View Group are competing with his former colleagues at AEG in a bid to oversee the rebuild of Seattle's KeyArena.

Purple Pain: Universal Music Ponders Cancelling Prince Deal

Universal Music is apparently suffering from buyer's remorse. 10 weeks after completing a deal that was rumored to be north of $30 million, UMG is not seeing return on its investment; thanks, it appears, to a complex deal that Prince had with Warner Musi

Broken Halos
I could listen to this guy sing the phone book.
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Coachella Sleuths Solve The Mystery Of The Missing Mobiles

Tech-savvy festival fans used electronic tracking to solve a rash of cellphone thefts at this year's Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival.

Pandora Premium Goes Live

Pandora Premium, the music streamer's paid on-demand service, is now available to all users via the Apple App Store, Google Play and on the web. Previously, Pandora Premium had been invite-only.

VMAs Return To The Forum In L.A. For 2017

MTV announced that that the 2017 “MTV Video Music Awards” would return to the greater Los Angeles area when it airs LIVE from the Forum in Inglewood on Sunday, August 27.

Molly Tuttle

Award-winning songwriter and virtuoso instrumentalist Molly Tuttle turns a new corner with Rise, her debut as a solo artist. Produced by Kai Welch, the seven-song EP will be independently released on June 2nd. More...


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Neuland Concerts Goes Indie In Management Buyout

Neuland Concerts is now an independent concern following a management buyout from Warner Music Germany.


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03/23/17Justin Bieber, Afrik Estadio Nacional - Santiago, Chile AEG Presents/Concerts West/DG Medios 1/1 4,904,659 43,000 43,000 100% $339.37
03/17/17Cher The Theater at MGM National Harbor - Oxon Hill, MD AEG Presents/MRES 6/0 2,885,444 15,826 16,557 95.6% $360.00
03/22/17Britney Spears The Axis at Planet Hollywood - Las Vegas, NV Caesars Entertainment 3/0 1,890,756 12,590 13,663 92.1% $495.00
03/24/17Billy Joel Pinnacle Bank Arena - Lincoln, NE Live Nation 1/1 1,751,359 14,335 14,335 100% $139.50
03/29/17Dixie Chicks, Avalanche City Qudos Bank Arena - Sydney, Australia Chugg Entertainment/Rob Potts Entertainment Edge 1/0 1,243,770 12,383 12,508 99% $152.34
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04/24 - 04/27 Miami Beach, FL
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04/25 - 04/28 Spokane, WA
04/26 - 04/30 Saint John, NB, Canada
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April 20, 2017
Artist: Bubblegum Rock Tour
Available: Call for Availability - 2017 & 2018 -
Company: AIM / Artists International Management Inc.
Contact: Iona Elliott
Phone: 561-498-1300
Fax: 561-498-2004
Email Agent

Artist: Rob Lake
Available: Call for Availability - 2017 & 2018 -
Company: Epic Creative Solutions
Contact: David Gravatt
Phone: 702-387-0900
Fax: 702-898-9538
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Artist: Brazos
Available: Call for Availability - 2017 & 2018 -
Company: Flowerbooking Inc.
Contact: Susanne Dawursk
Phone: 773-289-3400
Fax: 773-289-3434
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Artist: Kat Perkins
Available: Call for Availability - 2018 -
Company: Hello! Booking
Contact: Eric Roberts
Phone: 651-647-4464
Fax: 763-463-1264
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Artist: JES
Available: Call for Availability - Spring & Summer -
Company: PlanetJes Inc.
Contact: Tom Fritze
Phone: 310-779-3104
Fax: 310-779-3104
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Artist: Ricochet
Available: Call for Availability - 2017 & 2018 -
Company: Cody Entertainment Group
Contact: Phil Smallwood
Phone: 615-457-2414
Fax: 540-722-4526
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Artist: Digable Planets
Available: Call for Availability - 2018 -
Company: UAA / Universal Attractions Agency
Contact: Nick Martucci
Phone: 212-582-7575
Fax: 212-333-4508
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Artist: The Shagwells
Available: Call for Availability - 2017 & 2018 -
Company: Ultimate Entertainment
Contact: Erin O'Brien
Phone: 949-212-9267
Fax: 818-704-6198
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Artist: Craig Karges
Available: Call for Availability - 2018 -
Company: DCA Productions
Contact: Geraldine Abrahamsen
Phone: 212-245-2063
Fax: 609-259-8260
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Artist: SWV
Available: Call for Availability - 2017 -
Company: UAA / Universal Attractions Agency
Contact: Nick Martucci
Phone: 212-582-7575
Fax: 212-333-4508
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Artist: Scott Haggard
Available: Call for Availability - May, June and July 2017 -
Company: Blue Diamond Management
Contact: James "Big Jim" Napier
Phone: 615-289-5641
Fax: 731-642-3090
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Artist: High South
Available: Call for Availability - May 5 Open into Alabama on May 6, May 19 Open into Des Moines 20, July 1 and 3 routed PA, VA, Ohio -
Company: Ace High Events
Contact: Al Pichot
Phone: 937-847-9035
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