Mitchell Peters

Correspondent

Mitchell Peters has worked in Billboard's Los Angeles office since 2006. He writes for Billboard Magazine, Billboard.biz and Billboard.com, and serves as the West Coast editor for Billboard.biz.

Digital Delivery Takes Spotlight At Touring Confab

Digital Delivery Takes Spotlight At Touring Confab

Digital's increasing role in establishing a brand, the live experience, and online performance clips were among the topics debated during the "Start Me Up" panel, held today (Nov. 14) in New York at the 4th annual Billboard Touring Conference & Awards.
Panelists Debate Artist Dev At Touring Conference

Panelists Debate Artist Dev At Touring Conference

With physical album sales on a continuous decline, artist development -- especially in the touring world -- is more important now than it ever has been, a panelist of record label execs, managers, promoters and agents agreed today (Nov. 14) at the Billboard Touring Conference & Awards in New York.
Dion Plots Post-Vegas Tour Schedule

Dion Plots Post-Vegas Tour Schedule

With Celine Dion's long-term residency at Las Vegas' Colosseum at Caesars Palace coming to an end Dec. 15, the Canadian singer has unveiled a 45-date North American arena tour in support of her first English-language album in three years.
'Dancing With The Stars' Gears Up For Tour

'Dancing With The Stars' Gears Up For Tour

As the current season of "Dancing with the Stars" heats up, the cast of the ABC television show will gear up for a 37-date tour beginning Dec. 18 at the Key Arena in Seattle, and wrapping Feb. 10 at the Wachovia Center in Philadelphia.
Dion Plots Post-Vegas Tour Schedule

Dion Plots Post-Vegas Tour Schedule

With Celine Dion's long-term residency at Las Vegas' Colosseum at Caesars Palace coming to an end Dec. 15, the Canadian singer has unveiled a 45-date North American arena tour in support of her first English-language album in three years, "Taking Chances." The set is due Nov. 13 via Columbia.
Live Nation Unveils 3-D Seat Maps

Live Nation Unveils 3-D Seat Maps

Livenation.com has launched a new feature that offers fans a virtual view of the stage from seats at the majority of its amphitheaters across the country.
Revised Chart Policy Lands Eagles At No. 1

Revised Chart Policy Lands Eagles At No. 1

The Eagles' first new studio album in 28 years, the Wal-Mart exclusive "Long Road Out of Eden," takes a short route to No. 1 on The Billboard 200 after Billboard revised a significant chart policy today. Britney Spears' "Blackout," which would have been No. 1 had the Eagles' data not been reported, will open at No. 2 with first-week sales of 290,000 copies.

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