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  1. The 25 Hottest Clubs in North America

    June 24, 2011 12:32 PM EDT These are the top-ranked clubs in North America based on box-office data reported to Billboard Boxscore by concert promoters or venue representatives for events that occurred this year from Jan. 1 through June 1. Some are booked and promoted by ...

  2. Lindsey Buckingham Announces New Self-Released Album, Tour

    June 13, 2011 3:35 PM EDT Lindsey Buckingham will self-release his sixth solo album, "Seeds We Sow," on Sept. 6 and embark on 31-city North American tour in September and October. The album's first single is "In Our Own Time." Buckingham's las ...

  3. Katy Perry to Kick Off 'California Dreams' U.S. Tour in June

    January 19, 2011 12:00 AM EST Katy Perry announced the North American dates for her California Dreams 2011 world tour during a live chat on Facebook Wednesday afternoon (Jan. 19). The pop star will bring her "Teenage Dream" and "One of the Boys" hits to the ...

  4. Business Matters: WMG, Knitting Factory, Trade Group CEO Salary Comparisons and more

    July 12, 2010 12:00 AM EDT ANALYSTS: WMG A 'BUY' -- Needham & Company analysts have reiterated their buy rating on Warner Music Group and have a target price of $8.50. Shares of Warner closed at $4.57 on Friday and were down 11.3% in the last five days of trad ...

  5. Briefs: Terra Firma, Joel Tenenbaum, Spotify

    July 30, 2009 12:00 AM EDT -- Terra Firma investors have approved a £300 million ($495 million) equity injection into EMI . The injection may be part of a larger refinancing move, still months away, that would repay some of the debt owed to Citigroup. "Citi, which face ...

  6. Report: Knitting Factory L.A. To Close This Fall

    July 17, 2009 12:00 AM EDT The Knitting Factory in Los Angeles will reportedly shutter this fall, according to the company’s CEO Morgan Margolis. Margolis says the Hollywood club is opting not to renew its lease, which expires on Oct. 31, according to Los Angeles Times musi ...

  7. Snoop Dogg, Slightly Stoopid, Stephen Marley Team For Summer Bill

    April 23, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Snoop Dogg, Slightly Stoopid and Stephen Marley have teamed up for this summer's Blazed and Confused tour. The month-long trek will begin July 10 in Primm, N.V., and head across the country to Denver, Portland, Salt Lake City and Atlanta befo ...

  8. Death Cab For Cutie Readies Spring Tour

    January 26, 2009 12:00 AM EST Death Cab For Cutie will begin a spring tour April 7 at the Tower Theatre in Upper Darby, Pa. Cold War Kids will support in April, with Matt Costa taking over for dates in May. Ra Ra Riot will open all shows. Exclusive fan club pre-sales begin Wed ...

  9. Don Van Cleave To Exit CIMS

    September 23, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Don Van Cleave will leave his post as executive director of the Coalition of Independent Music Stores (CIMS), at the end of the year, to join Gary Gersh's Artists Organization in an executive management position. The Artist Organization manag ...

  10. White Stripes Cancel Fall U.S. Tour

    September 12, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The White Stripes have abruptly canceled their fall U.S. tour, after it was revealed that drummer Meg White "is suffering from acute anxiety and is unable to travel at this time." The trek was to have begun tomorrow (Sept. 13) in Albuque ...

  11. Citadel's Q2 Revs Up

    August 07, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Board declares dividend of 18 cents per share. Thanks in part to Citadel Broadcasting Corporation’s second quarter revenues rising 2.4% to $112.5 million, the company’s board of directors has declared a quarterly dividend of 18 cents per share, pa ...

  12. Rolling Stones Set For North American Return

    July 25, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Second leg will launch Sept. 20 in Boston. The Rolling Stones will return to North American for another leg of their A Bigger Bang tour, which is destined to be the top-grossing trek in history. The second North American leg, which follows a run o ...

  13. Chilis Unveil North American Tour Plans

    May 02, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Red Hot Chili Peppers have revealed details for their 2006 North American tour, which will open Aug. 11 in Portland, Ore. As previously reported, the trek in support of the double album "Stadium Arcad Red Hot Chili Peppers have revealed detai ...

  14. Bravo Ent To Book, Promote Concerts At 12th Planet

    February 03, 2006 12:00 AM EST Venue set to open in March. In its first move since being acquired by Kntting Factory Entertainment earlier this week (Billboard.biz, Jan. 30), Bravo Entertainment has signed a multi-year contract to book and promote concerts at the 12th Planet in ...

  15. Knitting Factory Acquires Bravo

    January 30, 2006 12:00 AM EST Promoter will continue to be based in Boise. Promoter will continue to be based in Boise. News ...

  16. Knitting Factory Acquires Bravo

    January 30, 2006 12:00 AM EST Knitting Factory Entertainment has finalized a deal to acquire a majority interest in regional concert promoter Bravo Entertainment. Bravo, based in Boise, Idaho, books and promotes concerts in 19 sta Knitting Factory Entertainment has finalized a ...

  17. Bayside Drummer Killed In Auto Accident

    November 03, 2005 12:00 AM EST John "Beatz" Holohan died Monday, he was 31. John "Beatz" Holohan, drummer for Long Island, N.Y. rock band Bayside, died Monday after an auto accident in Cheyenne, Wyoming. He was 31. Several other members of the band and crew ...

  18. Urban Hits The Road, Theaters

    September 09, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Thirty-nine-date tour runs through Dec. Keith Urban will launch his fall Alive In '05 tour today (Sept. 9) in Boise, Idaho. The 39-date tour runs through Dec. 17 with stops in Denver, Detroit, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Phoenix and elsewhere. Op ...

  19. Injured DiFranco Taking Touring Hiatus

    July 21, 2005 12:00 AM EDT West Coast tour canceled. Following the July 31 conclusion of her current touring leg in Floyd, Va., singer/songwriter Ani DiFranco will begin a year-long hiatus from the road. The artist is suffering from tendonitis in her wrists and hands, a c ...

  20. Cheaper Tickets, New Talent Needed To Boost Tour Biz

    November 09, 2004 12:00 AM EST Everybody talks about the high price of concert tickets, but nobody does anything about it. Not until the summer of 2004, anyway, when fans stayed away in droves. If the fans did not teach the concert Ray Waddell is senior writer/touring for Billb ...