digitalFullscreen, an independent YouTube network that boasts more than 10,000 channels and 150 million subscribers, appoints Larry Shapiro head of talent. Based in Los Angeles, Shapiro will lead the company's talent department, which manages such YouTube content creators as comedian Miranda Sings, filmmaker Devin Super Tramp and musicians Lindsey Stirling, Tyler Ward and Sam Tsui. "My job is to
Live Nation has confirmed that the iconic Gibson Amphitheatre in Universal City, Calif., will shutter in September as a result of the building’s lease agreement coming to an end. The company says the last concerts at the 6,000-capacity venue will consist of “very special” lineups.
The city of Boston is virtually on lockdown after police officers shot and killed one suspect in the Boston Marathon bombing and are still searching for the second suspect. As a result, many concert promoters and music venues in the Boston area have canceled or postponed events as the manhunt continues.
The manhunt for Dzhokar Tsarnaev, one of the suspects in the Boston Marathon bombing, shut down the city for much of Friday. As a result, many concert promoters and music venues in the Boston area have canceled or postponed events.