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  1. Sundance 2012 Backbeat: 'Filly Brown' Sdtk Features Jenni Rivera, Edward James Olmos Duet

    January 24, 2012 7:15 AM EST Regional Mexican star Jenni Rivera and actor Edward James Olmos may not sound like an obvious singing duo, but that's exactly what they're doing on the soundtrack of the new film, "Filly Brown." Olmos and Rivera are currently p ...

  2. Jenni Rivera's 'Filly Brown' Heading To 2012 Sundance Film Festival

    November 30, 2011 9:13 PM EST Regional Mexican superstar Jenni Rivera's first film, "Filly Brown," is heading to the 2012 Sundance Film Festival, organizers of the festival announced on Wednesday. As part of the U.S. dramatic competition, the Edward James Olmos- ...

  3. AEG Launches Axs Ticketing Platform To Rival Ticketmaster

    August 22, 2011 8:56 PM EDT Anschutz Entertainment Group has taken its first step in establishing itself as a significant player in the ticketing market and rivaling Live Nation's Ticketmaster by launching a website for its new ticketing platform, axs Ticketing . On Mon ...

  4. TV On The Radio's Gerard Smith Dies of Lung Cancer

    April 20, 2011 4:33 PM EDT TV on the Radio bassist Gerard Smith has died of lung cancer, the band announced on its official website Wednesday (Apr. 20). "We are very sad to announce the death of our beloved friend and bandmate, Gerard Smith, following a courageous figh ...

  5. Australia Floods Take Toll on Brisbane Venues, Music Scene

    January 12, 2011 12:00 AM EST The extraordinary floods that have swamped Brisbane have caused untold damage to some key live music venues and forced the cancellation of several shows. In recent weeks, U2, Jay-Z and Bon Jovi have performed to big crowds at the Suncorp Stadium. ...

  6. N.Y. Accreditation Deadline Looms For Arbitron's PPM

    October 13, 2009 12:00 AM EDT More fireworks could be in store for Arbitron’s portable people meter service. This Thursday (Oct. 15) is the deadline for Arbitron to get Media Rating Council accreditation for its service in New York or face the possibility of renewed action by ...

  7. Sunny Day Real Estate Classic Lineup Reunites For Tour

    June 23, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Pioneering Seattle rock band Sunny Day Real Estate will return to the road with its four original members this fall and will reissue its first two Sub Pop albums on Sept. 15. These will be the band's first shows of any kind since November 200 ...

  8. Asher Roth, Kid Cudi Team For Summer Tour

    June 01, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Newcomers Asher Roth and Kid Cudi are setting off on their first headlining tour this summer. The two Universal Motown artists will hit 19 cities around the U.S. as part of "the Great Hangover Tour" with support from B.O.B., an Atlanta-b ...

  9. Latin Briefs: Conjunto Primavera, Salt Lake City Flip

    January 29, 2009 12:00 AM EST - Romantic norteño veterans Conjunto Primavera are teaming with some noteworthy names on their newest Fonovisa release, "Mentir Por Amor." Songwriter Ramon Gonzalez Mora, author of several of the group's hits including "Necesit ...

  10. Live Nation Signs Five Year Pact With SMG-Savor/Aramark

    October 27, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Live Nation has reached a five year agreement with SMG-Savor, the food service division of Philadelphia-based venue management firm SMG, and multi-service food concessionaire Aramark to provide food and beverage service at 34 of Live Nation's ...

  11. Ice Cube Tours In Front Of 'Raw'

    July 14, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Ice Cube is on an international tour in support of his upcoming eighth album "Raw Footage," which hits London's Electric Ballroom tonight. "Raw Footage" hits shelves Aug. 19 via Ice Cube's independent label, Lench Mob ...

  12. Camila Lines Up U.S. Shows

    April 15, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Coming off a double win at the Billboard Latin Music Awards last week, Mexican pop trio Camila is embarking on several U.S. concert dates presented by AEG Live/Goldenvoice. The group will hit New York City's Nokia Theatre Times Square June 13 ...

  13. Soulja Boy Hitting The Road With Lil' Mama

    March 17, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Soulja Boy will hit the road this spring with his "21 & Under Tour," with help from Lil' Mama and rapper V.I.C., Billboard.biz can exclusively reveal. The trek begins April 11 in Myrtle Beach, S.C., and runs through early May. & ...

  14. Rodrigo Y Gabriela Tour Back On After Visa Flap

    March 23, 2007 12:00 AM EDT After recently canceling several U.S. shows because of visa difficulties, Rodrigo Sanchez of Latin rock duo Rodrigo y Gabriela today (March 23) obtained his entertainment working visa from the American Embassy in Mexico City. The duo, which missed ...

  15. Simple Plan Links With Verizon Wireless

    September 27, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Simple Plan is teaming with Verizon Wireless for its upcoming tour. The first leg of the outing -- which is in support of the Lava album "Still Not Getting Any ..." -- starts Oct. 30 at the Ogden Thea Simple Plan is teaming with Verizon ...

  16. Simple Plan Links With Verizon Wireless

    September 27, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Simple Plan is teaming with Verizon Wireless for its upcoming tour. The first leg of the outing -- which is in support of the Lava album "Still Not Getting Any ..." -- starts Oct. 30 at the Ogden Thea Simple Plan is teaming with Verizon ...

  17. Nederlander Takes Over Minneapolis' Target Center

    April 26, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The NBA's Minnesota Timberwolves and the Nederlander Organization have been approved by the Minneapolis City Council to jointly manage, operate and book the Target Center in Minneapolis. The new join The NBA's Minnesota Timberwolves and ...