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  1. Take That, Reunited British Boy Band With Robbie Williams, Beats Bruce Springsteen's Record

    July 18, 2011 11:07 AM EDT A reunited Take That - the British boy band featuring Robbie Williams -- has stormed through the U.K., shattering gross records, including Bruce Springsteen's eight-year title as the highest grossing concert stand ever, a mark it topped twice ...

  2. Take That Breaks U.K. DVD Sales Record

    December 02, 2009 12:00 AM EST U.K. pop group Take That has smashed the U.K. sales record for fastest-selling music DVD with its latest live offering "Take That Present: The Circus Live" (Polydor/Universal). Filmed earlier this year at the band's Wembley Stadium ...

  3. Muse Books U.K. Stadium Shows

    November 13, 2009 12:00 AM EST U.K. rock act Muse has announced a pair of stadium shows at London's Wembley Stadium and Manchester's Lancashire County Cricket Club in September 2010. The band's latest set "The Resistance" (Helium 3/Warner Music), releas ...

  4. Green Day Announces European Stadium Dates

    November 02, 2009 12:00 AM EST Fresh from completing a U.K. arena tour in support of its latest studio set "21st Century Breakdown" (Reprise/Warner Bros.), Green Day has announced two U.K. stadium shows to be held next summer. The Californian three-piece will play Man ...

  5. Strong Ticket Sales For U2

    March 24, 2009 12:00 AM EDT U2 have sold over 215,000 tickets in under 24 hours for the U.K. and Ireland leg of their global "360°" tour, according to Live Nation. Tickets for U2's dates, which include performances at London's Wembley Stadium (Aug. 14) an ...

  6. Muse Hits Big Screen In U.K.

    March 06, 2008 12:00 AM EST U.K. alternative act Muse's performances at London's Wembley Stadium last June will be screened in cinemas across Britain next week. The "HAARP: Live From Wembley" CD/DVD package of the band's concerts from June 16/17 2007 ...

  7. Michael Fined For Late Wembley Close

    July 12, 2007 12:00 AM EDT George Michael has reportedly been fined £130,000 ($264,000) for allowing his curtain-raising show at London's new Wembley Stadium to overrun its allotted time. Michael became the first musician to play at the rebuilt stadium in London on Jun ...

  8. Live Earth London, New Jersey Shows Gross $14 Million

    July 10, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Live Earth concerts at Wembley Stadium in London and Giants Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J., Saturday, both produced by Live Nation, were sellouts, grossing a combined total of almost $14 million. The London Live Earth show came off "as clos ...

  9. Live Earth London Wraps With Madonna Spectacular

    July 07, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Live Earth London has drawn to a close with a spectacular headline set from Madonna. The queen of pop, an adopted Londoner, turned each song into a show-stopper in a vintage performance. She was backed by a choir for "Hey You" (written e ...

  10. Bon Jovi Opens O2 Arena

    June 25, 2007 12:00 AM EDT London's newest music venue, the O2 Arena, enjoyed a hitch-free first night with a sellout concert by Bon Jovi. The New Jersey rockers played their greatest hits and selections from new album "Lost Highway" (Universal Island) - curr ...

  11. Live Earth Ticket Demand 'Overwhelming'

    April 17, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Tickets to the U.K. leg of this summer's Live Earth spectacular have been well over-subscribed, organizers said today. Roughly 203,000 concert-goers had registered for tickets to the July 7 environment-awareness concert at London's new W ...

  12. Live Nation Adds Support To Live Earth Event

    April 13, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Live Nation has confirmed it will promote the July 7 Live Earth concerts in London and New York. The line-ups were announced this week , with Madonna, Red Hot Chili Peppers and Foo Fighters among the acts playing London's Wembley Stadium, and ...

  13. Michael Adds Second Wembley Date

    March 08, 2007 12:00 AM EST George Michael has extended his British and European tour to include a second Wembley Stadium date. Michael will now also perform June 10 at the rebuilt London stadium, in addition to the previously-announced June 9 date. Michael's manager An ...

  14. George Michael To Open New Wembley

    March 05, 2007 12:00 AM EST Singer George Michael will be the first pop artist to play a concert at the new Wembley Stadium, the venue's managing director said on Sunday. Michael's gig at the much-delayed rebuilt stadium, which has cost more than 750 million pounds ...

  15. Muse To Rock New Wembley Stadium

    December 04, 2006 12:00 AM EST Muse is the first band to announce a gig at London's new Wembley Stadium since last year's aborted attempt to re-open the iconic venue led to shows by Bon Jovi, the Rolling Stones, Robbie Williams and Take That being re-located. The gig, ...

  16. Wembley Stadium Completion Delayed Again

    August 01, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Original date pushed back almost a year. London’s much delayed new Wembley Stadium is not expected to be finished until almost one year after its original launch date. The $1 billion-plus 90,000-seater venue, which had two completion dates resched ...

  17. Wembley Delays Hit Summer Concerts

    March 31, 2006 12:00 AM EST A flurry of concerts will be relocated from London's new Wembley Stadium after constructers confirmed today (March 31) that the flagship U.K. venue will not meet its targets for completion. Performanc A flurry of concerts will be relocated fr ...

  18. Wembley Delays Hit Summer Concerts

    March 31, 2006 12:00 AM EST U.K. stadium will not host events in 2006. A flurry of concerts will be relocated from London's new Wembley Stadium after constructers confirmed today (March 31) that the flagship U.K. venue will not meet its targets for completion. Performan ...

  19. Wembley Stadium In Talks Over Summer Concerts

    February 22, 2006 12:00 AM EST Promoters are in discussions with the directors of the new Wembley Stadium about the future of a string of high-profile concerts which are booked for the venue this summer. Promoters are in discussions with the directors of the new Wembley Stadium ...

  20. Wembley Stadium In Talks Over Summer Concerts

    February 22, 2006 12:00 AM EST Promoters are in discussions with the directors of the new Wembley Stadium about the future of a string of high-profile concerts which are booked for the venue this summer. Promoters are in discussions with the directors of the new Wembley Stadium ...

  21. Live Nation, Wembley Enter 15 Year Pact

    January 25, 2006 12:00 AM EST Venue's $89M refurbishment almost complete. Live Nation has nailed down a 15-year deal to manage and promote shows at the newly-refurbished Wembley Arena in London. The pact is important strategically for Live Nation, with a rival internation ...

  22. Stones Roll Again In Europe

    November 29, 2005 12:00 AM EST The European leg of the Rolling Stones "A Bigger Bang" world tour will kick off in Barcelona on May 27, 2006. The veteran rock act announced the initial line-up of 32 stadium dates today (Nov. 29) thr The European leg of the Rolling Ston ...

  23. Stones Roll Again In Europe

    November 29, 2005 12:00 AM EST Barcelona hosts opening date May 27. The European leg of the Rolling Stones "A Bigger Bang" world tour will kick off in Barcelona on May 27, 2006. The veteran rock act announced the initial line-up of 32 stadium dates today (Nov. 29) thr ...

  24. Wembley Arena Gets Another Cash Injection

    November 05, 2004 12:00 AM EST Developers of Wembley Arena, one of London's biggest indoor venues, will extend its refurbishment and upgrade program by investing a further £9 million ($16.59 million). Developers of Wembley Arena, one of London's biggest indoo ...

  25. Wembley Arena Gets Another Cash Injection

    November 05, 2004 12:00 AM EST Developers of Wembley Arena, one of London's biggest indoor venues, will extend its refurbishment and upgrade program by investing a further £9 million ($16.59 million). Developers of Wembley Arena, one of London's biggest indoo ...

  26. Temporary Arena To Be Built At Wembley

    April 15, 2004 12:00 AM EDT A temporary 10,000-seat structure will be built to provide an alternate venue when London's Wembley Arena shuts down from January to August 2005. A temporary 10,000-seat structure will be built to provide an alternate venue when London's ...

  27. Temporary Arena To Be Built At Wembley

    April 15, 2004 12:00 AM EDT A temporary 10,000-seat structure will be built to provide an alternate venue when London's Wembley Arena shuts down from January to August 2005. A temporary 10,000-seat structure will be built to provide an alternate venue when London's ...