Oak View Group has acquired Pollstar, the long-running publication covering the concert and ticketing industries, cofounders Tim Leiweke and Irving Azoff announced at the company’s inaugural…
DVD rental operator Redbox's incursion into the event ticketing market, offering ducats at its kiosk outlets with minuscule add-on fees, can be seen as a bold engagement with established ticketing…
One thing is certain about the future of the Anschutz Entertainment Group: The pricetag for the Anschutz Co.'s entertainment and sports division will be high. And that's enough to rule out quite a…
When country stars like Brad Paisley, Alan Jackson, Miranda Lambert and Jason Aldean want to ensure their concert visuals are as exciting as their music, they turn to Moo TV.
In its midyear wrap-up of the live music biz, concert tracker Pollstar said North American touring grosses were up 1.2% to $1.12 billion in the first six months of the year.
Windish Agency's founder Tom Windish looks out for indie artists.
When the Recording Academy announced last spring it was reducing the number of Grammy categories by almost a third, it didn't take long for artists to get up in arms.
In concert tracker Pollstar's wrap of the 2011 concert biz, U2's 360 tour was the dominant road show internationally, grossing $156 million in North America and $231 million worldwide.
Top-ranked touring comedian Katt Williams is close to wrapping up a deal with Comedy Central for a pilot as well as a special.
For Jeff Frasco, it's all about timing. As the roadshow ringleader at Creative Artists Agency of such highly successful tours as the Cheetah Girls, "High School Musical," American Idol and the Hannah…
As the worldwide chiefs of the music departments at agencies William Morris and Creative Artists, Peter Grosslight and Rob Light, respectively, oversee 90% of the industry's top touring artists.