Live Nation in concert with Web offering


DENVER -- Live Nation is providing music fans access to hundreds of live performance clips and interviews through a new online service called Live Nation TV. The on-demand video is available via

Content from the service is compiled from the many shows Live Nation records in all its venues as well as from the live footage and interviews gained last year through the acquisition of House of Blues. The company said it will add additional content to the service from its ongoing concerts as long as the artist agrees.

The move is part of an larger effort by Live Nation to turn its Web site into a full information repository for live events, including concert listings and search, ticket offers and seat-upgrade opportunities.

Antony Bruno is a contributor to Billboard.