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June 22, 2017 

AEG Planning New Venue, Entertainment District In Nashville

Entertainment giant AEG has set its sights on Music City with plans to build Nashville Yards, an entertainment, commercial and residential project.

Dave Chappelle Set For Radio City Residency

Comedian Dave Chappelle is set to return to Radio City Music Hall for a month-long residency this summer.

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Desert Daze Festival To Return To Joshua Tree In October

Knitting Factory Presents, Spaceland Presents and production company Moon Block have teamed up for the return of the Desert Daze festival for another year.

Promoter 101 # 36 - Steve Rennie, UTA's Rob Zifarelli, & Hewitt / Silva's Kira Finkenberg

This week's Promoter 101 Podcast.

Kansas City's Newest Venue The Truman Announces Debut Concert

Operators of the Truman, a new live entertainment venue opening in downtown Kansas City, announced that the facility will debut on Saturday, September 16 with a concert by hometown favorite Tech N9NE.

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The Slants Win Trademark Case In Front Of The Supreme Court

Portland-based Asian-American rock band the Slants won their day in court after the United States Supreme Court on Monday struck down part of a law that bans offensive trademarks.

Spotify Revenues Hit €2.93bn In 2016

Spotify saw its revenue grow by 52% to €2.93bn in 2016.

Jay Z '4:44' Album To Be First In Series Of TIDAL, Sprint Exclusives

The music industry and streaming leader Spotify have agreed that exclusive releases should be a thing of the past, and Apple Music has said that they are moving away from them.

Ashley McBryde

Ashley McBryde is exactly where they said she'd never be-- working as an independent singer/songwriter in Nashville, opening for Chris Stapleton and Eric Church, making her Grand Ole Opry debut (6/16), and releasing music when and where she wants to. More...


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Cranberries Cancel European Tour

The Cranberries have canceled all of their upcoming European tour dates due to the health of singer Dolores O'Riordan.


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05/20/17U2, The Lumineers Rose Bowl - Pasadena, CA Live Nation Global Touring 2/2 15,784,565 123,164 123,164 100% $280.00
06/03/17U2, The Lumineers Soldier Field - Chicago, IL Live Nation Global Touring 2/2 13,435,925 105,078 105,078 100% $280.00
05/09/17Celine Dion The Colosseum at Caesars Palace - Las Vegas, NV AEG Presents/Caesars Entertainment 15/9 10,395,450 61,296 63,207 97% $500.00
05/26/17U2, The Lumineers AT&T Stadium - Arlington, TX Live Nation Global Touring 1/1 6,044,330 49,807 49,807 100% $280.00
05/24/17U2, The Lumineers NRG Stadium - Houston, TX Live Nation Global Touring 1/1 5,889,005 47,669 47,669 100% $280.00
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Artist: Lenore Raphael
Available: Call for Availability - May 16 - June 7 June 8 - August 30, 2017 -
Company: Len Martin Promotions
Contact: Len Martin
Phone: 866-796-4369
Fax: 212-581-8179
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Artist: L.T.D. / LTD / Love Togetherness & Devotion
Available: Call for Availability - 2017 & 2018 -
Company: T.E.G. / Thrill Entertainment Group
Contact: Phil Arnold
Phone: 925-443-3077
Fax: 925-290-0649
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Artist: Sponge
Available: Call for Availability - 2017 & 2018 -
Company: Artists Worldwide
Contact: Chuck Bernal
Phone: 213-368-2112
Fax: 213-368-2110
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Artist: Chris MacDonald's Memories of Elvis in Concert (Tribute to Elvis Presley)
Available: Call for availability - 2017 / 2018 -
Company: CM Enterprises Inc.
Contact: Chris MacDonald
Phone: 954-341-6005
Fax: 954-974-3950
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Artist: Bjorn Again / Björn Again (Tribute to ABBA)
Available: Call for Availability - 2017 & 2018 -
Company: Harmony Artists
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Phone: 323-655-5007
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Artist: Jon Cleary
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Company: New Frontier Touring
Contact: Trip Brown
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Artist: The Whiskey Gentry
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Company: Hello! Booking
Contact: Michael McGregor
Phone: 651-647-4464
Fax: 763-463-1264
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Artist: Young Man
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Company: Flowerbooking Inc.
Contact: Tim Edwards
Phone: 773-289-3400
Fax: 773-289-3434
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Artist: Ambrosia
Available: Call for Availability - 2017 & 2018 -
Company: Solaris Entertainment
Contact: David Bishop
Phone: 850-766-8384
Fax: 8500-270-2167
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Company: UAA / Universal Attractions Agency
Contact: Ross Brandes
Phone: 212-582-7575
Fax: 212-333-4508
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Artist: Simply Tina (Tribute to Tina Turner)
Available: Call for Availability - 2017 & 2018 - Anywhere in the continental USA -
Company: Simply Tina Tribute Band Management
Contact: John Bennett
Phone: 516-909-8200
Fax: 954-345-5065
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Artist: Sweet / The Sweet (Steve Priest)
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Company: Ashley Talent International LLC
Contact: Mark Hyman
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