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New Zealand’s Six60 to Stream TikTok’s First Stadium Concert

The band will make history Saturday when they livestream their Hamilton concert to the world on the video-sharing platform.

WME Vet Samantha Kirby Yoh Joins UTA Music

The agency world has been completely disrupted by COVID-19, but today's announcement that powerhouse agent Samantha Kirby Yoh is leaving WME to join David Zedeck as the co-head of UTA Music is the…

Ticketmaster Furloughs Hundreds of Employees as Part of $500 Million Cost Reduction Plan

Ticketmaster has furloughed hundreds of employees across multiple offices in North America, marking the first major employment cuts at the Live Nation-owned concert company in the face of the…

Universal Music Chairman and CEO Lucian Grainge Hospitalized for Coronavirus

Universal Music Chairman and CEO Lucian Grainge has been hospitalized after testing positive for coronavirus, a UMG source confirms to The Hollywood Reporter.

Live Nation Pausing All Tours Because of Coronavirus

Recognizing national concerns over the spread of the coronavirus, Live Nation is instructing its touring shows to prepare to return home.

Coachella, Stagecoach Organizers in Talks to Move Festivals to October Due to Coronavirus

Officials with promoter Goldenvoice are working on a plan to try and move the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival in Indio, California, to the weekends of Oct. 9 and Oct. 16 in an attempt to save…

Offset Signs With UTA

Offset has signed with UTA worldwide in all areas.

How Coronavirus Could Affect Coachella and Music Festivals

California's Coachella music festival, which begins its two-weekend run on April 10, has an uncertain fate amid the coronavirus outbreak.

Ryan Seacrest Signs With UTA

Ryan Seacrest has signed with UTA, moving his radio, television and red carpet empire.

Live Nation Reaches Settlement With DOJ Extending Consent Decree Through 2025

Live Nation has reached a settlement with the Department of Justice's antitrust division, agreeing to extend the 2010 consent decree governing the merger of Ticketmaster and Live Nation to 2025 and…

Why the DOJ Is Investigating Live Nation

Attorneys for CEO Michael Rapino notified the DOJ in November that it was looking into buying Rival, an L.A.-based primary ticketing and technology company launched in 2018 by former Ticketmaster CEO…

Robert Sillerman, SFX Entertainment Founder, Dies at 71

Robert F.X. Sillerman, the New York businessman who consolidated a number of U.S. concert promoters in the 1990s and created the company that would eventually become Live Nation, died Sunday. He was…