Nederlander Concerts

  1. Nederlander on Board to Book and Promote the Sunset Strip Music Festival

    April 08, 2014 8:30 PM EDT The Sunset Strip Music Festival is moving from August to September, expanding to two days and bringing on Nederlander Concerts to book and promote the seventh annual event. The street festival is scheduled to take place Saturday, Sept. 20 and Sund ...

  2. Nederlander Concerts Named Exclusive Booker for Vina Robles Amphitheatre in Paso Robles

    February 28, 2014 9:15 AM EST Nederlander Concerts is adding yet another California concert venue to its portfolio with news that it's been named the exclusive booker/promoter/producer for the annual summer concert series at the Vina Robles Amphitheatre in Paso Robles. Th ...

  3. Nederlander Concerts Promotes Vanessa Kromer

    October 16, 2013 6:39 PM EDT Vanessa Kromer has been promoted to VP of communications for Nederlander Concerts, it was announced Tuesday. With nearly two decades of entertainment publicity and special-events experience, the popular Kromer manages all aspects of public relat ...

  4. Estates of Jimi Hendrix, Elvis Presley, Marilyn Monroe, Jim Morrison Considering Hologram Shows

    June 13, 2012 8:44 AM EDT The King may have left the building, but a virtually resurrected Elvis Presley will soon return to a concert venue near you. With estates of deceased musical acts exploring the revenue possibilities of virtual live performances, the visual effects ...

  5. Adam Friedman to Step Down As Nederlander CEO

    January 10, 2011 12:00 AM EST Nederlander Concerts CEO Adam Friedman will exit the company after serving in that capacity since 2006, Billboard.biz has learned. His last day at Nederlander will be Jan. 21; Friedman informed his staff of his decision this morning and a press re ...

  6. BACKBEAT: Band Of Horses Sell Out The Greek Theater LA

    October 07, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Band of Horses Sold out the The Greek Theatre in LA on September 25 and celebrated the occasion beforehand with Nederlander Concerts staff. PHOTO: RANDALL MICHELSON From Left: Vanessa Kromer, senior director of publicity at Nederlander Concerts; B ...

  7. BACKBEAT: Drake, Janelle Monae, Sid Bernstein, Rodrigo y Gabriela and many more!

    August 26, 2010 12:00 AM EDT AT&T held its Launch Party for the new BlackBerry Torch on August 11th in Los Angeles. The attendees, including Glee’s Lea Michele and Good Charlotte’s Joel Madden, were entertained by a set from Young Money recording artist Drake. Drake (cent ...

  8. Nederlander To Exclusively Book San Jose Venue

    February 13, 2009 12:00 AM EST Nederlander Concerts has struck a deal with Team San Jose for the former to be the exclusive talent booker for the 3,000-seat Civic Auditorium in San Jose, Calif. "I've always had an interest in [San Jose] because of the lack of attentio ...

  9. Touring Execs Weigh Grammy Impact

    February 06, 2009 12:00 AM EST A recent study by Billboard parent the Nielsen Co. has examined the impact the Grammy nominations, wins and television performances have on album and digital sales (Billboard, Feb. 7). But what's the result on an artist's touring busines ...

  10. Touring Briefs: Neil Diamond, AEG Facilities, Nederlander

    May 06, 2008 12:00 AM EDT --To help push his new Rick Rubin-produced album, "Home Before Dark," which dropped today (May 6) via Columbia, Neil Diamond will play a free MySpace secret show tomorrow at the Bitter End nightclub in New York. Since 2006, MySpace has o ...

  11. Nederlander Expands Reach With Viejas Deal

    January 04, 2008 12:00 AM EST Viejas Entertainment and Production has struck a deal with Nederlander Concerts for the latter to be the exclusive talent booker for all Viejas venues, including the 2,500-capacity, outdoor Concerts in the Park and 750-capacity indoor club DreamCa ...

  12. WaMu Partners With Venues Nationwide

    July 26, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Seattle-based banking company WaMu (formerly Washington Mutual) is expanding its presence in the live music business with WaMu Live!, a new program that gives customers exclusive benefits to concerts at venues in Los Angeles, Seattle, New York and ...

  13. AEG Live Taps Krebs To Book Nokia L.A.

    May 02, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Los Angeles-based AEG Live has appointed industry vet Mike Krebs to VP of booking for the company and its regional promotion division Goldenvoice. He will be based in Los Angeles and report to Larry Vallon, senior VP of national booking at AEG Liv ...

  14. Hodges Joins Nederlander

    March 27, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Veteran live music executive Alex Hodges has been named COO of Nederlander Concerts, effective April 15. Hodges was most recently an executive VP at Live Nation, a position he inherited in the wake of Live Nation's acquisition of House Of Blu ...

  15. Nederlander Names Friedman New CEO

    January 04, 2006 12:00 AM EST Former HOB exec takes reins Jan. 19. Former House Of Blues executive VP Adam Friedman has been named CEO of Nederlander Concerts, effective Jan. 19. Friedman will report to James M. Nederlander, chairman of the Nederlander Organization, and will b ...

  16. Grove Of Anaheim To Stay With Nederlander

    June 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Extension to December 31, 2010. The Nederlander Organization has extended its management agreement for the Grove of Anaheim, Calif., for another five years. The City of Anaheim has agreed to extend Nederlander's initial three-year contract, w ...

  17. Booking Vet Warg Joins Nederlander

    January 30, 2004 12:00 AM EST Live-entertainment veteran Dana Warg has joined Nederlander Concerts as executive vice president of programming and development. In his new role, Warg will oversee Nederlander's day-to-day programming Live-entertainment veteran Dana Warg has ...