Mega-promoter rivalry between Live Nation and AEG worries smaller music venues

Mega-promoter rivalry between Live Nation and AEG worries smaller music venues

Courtesy of Crain’s Cleveland Business: Competition for Cleveland’s concert dollars intensified this summer when AEG Presents spent more than $3 million to renovate the historic Agora Theatre & Ballroom. Live Nation, long the dominant music promoter in Northeast Ohio, harkening back to its roots as the iconic Belkin Productions, added its own major venue in […]

Beyonce & JAY-Z’s On the Run II Tour Finishes with More Than $250 Million

Beyonce & JAY-Z’s On the Run II Tour Finishes with More Than $250 Million

Courtesy of Billboard: They say it’s a marathon, not a sprint. But for Beyoncé and JAY-Z, it was both. Their sprawling On the Run II Tour finished with $253.5 million in the bank, according to figures reported to Billboard Boxscore. The trek wrapped Oct. 4 at Seattle’s CenturyLink Field, the last of the 48 stadium dates they played, […]

Vivid Seats Named Official Ticketing Partner of the LA Clippers

Vivid Seats Named Official Ticketing Partner of the LA Clippers

Courtesy of NBA.com/clippers: Nation’s Largest Independent Ticket Marketplace Partners with LA Clippers to Offer Ticketing Integration for Clippers Fans, Marking First Official NBA Partnership for Vivid Seats    Vivid Seats, the largest independent ticket marketplace in North America, today announced that it will partner with the LA Clippers as an official ticket marketplace for the […]

Ticketmaster And Los Angeles Chargers Extend Partnership

Ticketmaster And Los Angeles Chargers Extend Partnership

Courtesy of Live Nation: Ticketmaster, the global market leader in ticketing, announced an extension of its official partnership with the Los Angeles Chargers to bring an enhanced mobile experience to football fans in Los Angeles. Ticketmaster will also serve as the official primary and secondary ticketing partner for the Chargers. Los Angeles Chargers fans can […]