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Senators Ask for Antitrust Probe in Concert Ticketing

Senators Ask for Antitrust Probe in Concert Ticketing

Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota and Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut say that Live Nation’s dominance in the industry is “virtually unchallenged.”

Tinder Wants In on Your Music Festival Meet-Cute

The dating app has a new feature to help you find a mate in a sea of flower crowns.
Companies Can’t Seem to Quit Quarterly Guidance: DealBook’s Closing Bell

Companies Can’t Seem to Quit Quarterly Guidance: DealBook’s Closing Bell

Warren E. Buffett, left, and Jamie Dimon, center, are among the business leaders who favor eliminating quarterly earnings guidance.
Michelle Obama’s Big Book Rollout: ‘It’s Like You’re Looking at a Madonna Tour’

Michelle Obama’s Big Book Rollout: ‘It’s Like You’re Looking at a Madonna Tour’

Michelle Obama at the annual American Library Association conference in June. After keeping a relatively low profile since leaving the White House, the former first lady is returning to the public
Michelle Obama’s Big Book Rollout: ‘It’s Like You’re Looking at a Madonna Tour’

Michelle Obama’s Big Book Rollout: ‘It’s Like You’re Looking at a Madonna Tour’

Michelle Obama at the annual American Library Association conference in June. After keeping a relatively low profile since leaving the White House, the former first lady is returning to the public
Jay-Z Criticizes Philadelphia Over Displaced Festival

Jay-Z Criticizes Philadelphia Over Displaced Festival

“I love Jay-Z,” Philadelphia’s mayor said this week. But after the city announced that the rapper’s music festival would have to move from the iconic Benjamin Franklin Parkway, the feeling isn’t
Jay-Z Criticizes Philadelphia Over Displaced Festival

Jay-Z Criticizes Philadelphia Over Displaced Festival

“I love Jay-Z,” Philadelphia’s mayor said this week. But after the city announced that the rapper’s music festival would have to move from the iconic Benjamin Franklin Parkway, the feeling isn’t
Live Nation Rules Music Ticketing, Some Say With Threats

Live Nation Rules Music Ticketing, Some Say With Threats

Live Nation promotes 30,000 concerts around the world each year, including recent tours by artists like Jay-Z and Janet Jackson, in which it played a role.
Live Nation Rules Music Ticketing, Some Say With Threats

Live Nation Rules Music Ticketing, Some Say With Threats

Live Nation promotes 30,000 concerts around the world each year, including recent tours by artists like Jay-Z and Janet Jackson, in which it played a role.
Live Nation Settles Suit With Ticketing Start-Up, Buying Its Assets

Live Nation Settles Suit With Ticketing Start-Up, Buying Its Assets

Songkick specialized in so-called artist presales — a way of selling batches of advance tickets, often around 8 percent of the inventory for a show, to fans.
Live Nation Settles Suit With Ticketing Start-Up, Buying Its Assets

Live Nation Settles Suit With Ticketing Start-Up, Buying Its Assets

Songkick specialized in so-called artist presales — a way of selling batches of advance tickets, often around 8 percent of the inventory for a show, to fans.
Bowery Ballroom and Mercury Lounge Join With Live Nation

Bowery Ballroom and Mercury Lounge Join With Live Nation

Acknowledging the consolidation in the live music business, Michael Swier, the founder of the Bowery Ballroom and the Mercury Lounge, said, “Going it alone was not an option.”
More Than 450 Las Vegas Shooting Victims Sue Over Attack

More Than 450 Las Vegas Shooting Victims Sue Over Attack

Las Vegas police officers outside the grounds of the Route 91 Harvest festival during the shooting on Oct. 1.
Lawsuits After Las Vegas Shooting May Be Uphill Battles

Lawsuits After Las Vegas Shooting May Be Uphill Battles

A memorial to the victims of the Las Vegas shooting. Lawsuits filed in the wake of the massacre will most likely face many challenges.
Lawsuits After Las Vegas Shooting May Be Uphill Battles

Lawsuits After Las Vegas Shooting May Be Uphill Battles

A memorial to the victims of the Las Vegas shooting. Lawsuits filed in the wake of the massacre will most likely face many challenges.
In New York Music Scene, Two Behemoths Vie for the Top

In New York Music Scene, Two Behemoths Vie for the Top

Jay Marciano, chairman of AEG Live, at the company’s offices in Los Angeles last week.