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  1. Red Hot Chili Peppers, Soundgarden, Arcade Fire Confirmed For Lollapalooza’s Expanded South America Trek

    November 05, 2013 12:37 AM EST Red Hot Chili Peppers, Soundgarden, Arcade Fire, Nine Inch Nails, Pixies and Phoenix are among the headliners confirmed for Lollapalooza’s 2014 South American trek. The run includes the first-ever Lollapalooza Argentina , set to take place April ...

  2. Morning Fix: Universal-EMI, YouTube, Kenny Chesney, Creamfields, Chris Nadler

    August 27, 2012 8:30 AM EDT CHESNEY, MCGRAW WRAP TOUR WITH ANOTHER REGIONAL RECORD: Kenny Chesney and Tim McGraw wrapped their "Brothers of the Sun" stadium tour last night at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, Mass., with 111,209 tickets sold for the weekend shows -- wh ...

  3. Live Nation Buys EDM Entertainment Company Cream Holdings Ltd, Owner of Creamfields Festivals

    May 09, 2012 11:24 AM EDT Live Nation today acquired Cream Holdings Limited, a pillar of the EDM entertainment scene, which also gives Live Nation the exclusive rights to Creamfields Festivals, which have been held all over the world since the company's launch in 1998 ...

  4. Ultra Music Fest Expanding To Six International Sites

    February 17, 2012 6:02 PM EST The Ultra Music Festival, which has long been a staple of Miami, is branching out in a big way. It was announced via a video uploaded on YouTube yesterday that the electronic dance music festival would be expanding beyond its Miami home base (Marc ...

  5. SGAE-backed Latin America Tour Set To Launch

    November 15, 2010 12:00 AM EST Spanish collecting society SGAE's promotion arm Fundación Autor tomorrow (Nov. 16) kicks off its 11th annual Rock en Ñ tour of Spanish and Latin acts in Latin America. The tour takes in seven concerts on Colombia, Argentina and Mexico until D ...

  6. David Guetta, Tiesto For U.K.'s Creamfields Fest

    March 29, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Recent Billboard cover star David Guetta and Dutch DJ/producer Tiesto have been confirmed as the headline acts for the 2010 U.K. Creamfields Festival. The two-day dance music event will be held at Daresbury, Cheshire on Aug. 28-29. Other live acts ...

  7. Creamfields Entering Abu Dhabi

    October 23, 2009 12:00 AM EDT U.K. dance festival Creamfields is expanding into the United Arab Emirates via a one-night outdoor event to be held in Abu Dhabi Dec. 11. The festival will be hosted in partnership with Abu-Dhabi-based event consultants Flash Entertainment. Line-u ...

  8. Argentina's CAPIF Staging 'Record Store Night'

    October 16, 2009 12:00 AM EDT In an effort to breathe new life into the concept of record stores as a gathering place for music lovers, Argentina's Chamber of Record Producers (CAPIF) is organizing its first "Record Store Night." During the event, taking place O ...

  9. Basement Jaxx, Tiësto Top Creamfields Bill

    April 06, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Basement Jaxx, Tiësto, Paul Van Dyk and Dizzee Rascal have been confirmed as the headline acts for the 2009 U.K. Creamfields Festival. The two-day event will be held at Daresbury, Cheshire on Aug. 29 to 30. Other live acts confirmed to appear at t ...

  10. Madonna Postpones Concert In Buenos Aires

    December 03, 2008 12:00 AM EST Madonna has postponed the first of four shows in Argentina. Representatives of River Plate Stadium say they have postponed the pop star's opening concert at the request of the production company. She will still perform as scheduled in Buenos ...

  11. Madonna Adds Buenos Aires Show Amid Sellouts

    September 23, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Following three sellouts of Madonna's "Sticky & Sweet" concerts at Buenos Aires' River Plate stadium, promoters Live Nation and Time 4 Fun have added a fourth show at the Argentine capital's venue. The Dec. 3 date, ann ...

  12. BAFIM Conquers Argentine Music Devotees

    September 08, 2008 12:00 AM EDT With over 100,000 visitors, a four-day agenda of specialized talks and 60 live shows which included Fito Páez, local hip-hop star Dante and a DJ set by Soda Stereo’s Zeta Bosio, Buenos Aires' International Music Fair (BAFIM) closed its most c ...

  13. Authorities Raid Argentina's 'La Salada' Pirates' Market

    July 24, 2008 12:00 AM EDT For the past 15 years, the Argentine market of “La Salada” has been known as a mecca for counterfeit product, and was identified by the European Union as one of the most notorious examples of illegal and counterfeit commerce in the world. Located ...

  14. Cream Rises To Ingenious Live Deal

    July 15, 2008 12:00 AM EDT U.K.-based media investment and advisory group firm Ingenious has re-upped its long-term relationship with British dance music empire Cream. Through the new agreement, which builds on an association dating back to 2001, the Ingenious Live Venture ...

  15. Latin Superstars Highlight Poverty Benefit

    May 20, 2008 12:00 AM EDT A lineup of Latin mega-stars including Shakira, Ricky Martin, Juan Luis Guerra, Alejandro Sanz, Miguel Bose and Los Tigres del Norte performed simultaneously on stages in Buenos Aires and Mexico City on Saturday, raising awareness for the needs of ...

  16. MTV Networks Argentina Ups Guerra

    March 10, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Paula Guerra has been promoted to senior VP and managing director of MTV Networks Argentina. She has served as general manager of the company since 2002. Guerra will continue to be based in Buenos Aires and report to Pierluigi Gazzolo, president o ...

  17. The Who, Keane Line-Up For Liverpool Fest

    February 16, 2007 12:00 AM EST British veteran rockers The Who and current hit-makers Keane are the confirmed headliners of a new music event called Knowsley Hall Music Festival in the northern English city of Liverpool. Said to be the first ever two-day festival in the city, t ...

  18. Calamaro Wins Big At Argentina's Gardel Awards

    April 07, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Event took place April 5 in Buenos Aires. Rocker Andrés Calamaro was the big winner at Argentina's 8th annual Gardel Awards—the country's most prestigious awards event—taking home four honors, including album of the year for "El Reg ...

  19. Deadly Club Fire Forces Security Overhaul

    January 01, 2005 12:00 AM EST Buenos Aires inferno claims 175. Buenos Aires inferno claims 175. News ...

  20. Deadly Club Fire Forces Security Overhaul

    January 01, 2005 12:00 AM EST In the aftermath of the nightclub fire in Buenos Aires, Argentina, that left 175 people dead and more than 700 hurt, local government officials say they would no longer allow live concerts in dance ha In the aftermath of the nightclub fire in Buen ...

  21. Top Dance Acts Set For Miami's Ultra Festival

    February 12, 2004 12:00 AM EST The Chemical Brothers, Paul Oakenfold, the Rapture and Paul Van Dyk will be among the artists stepping out for Ultra Music Festival 2004 March 6 in Miami. Taking place over 14 hours on 12 stages at Ba The Chemical Brothers, Paul Oakenfold, the Rap ...