Seattle metropolitan area

  1. AEG Live Acquires Seattle Showbox Clubs

    December 11, 2007 12:00 AM EST AEG Live, the concert promotion arm of Los Angeles-based AEG, has purchased two of Seattle's largest clubs -- the 1,147-capacity Showbox at the Market, and the 1,511-capacity Showbox SoDo -- from former owner Jeff Steichen, who will stay on a ...

  2. Sub Pop Launches Hardly Art Imprint

    March 09, 2007 12:00 AM EST Seattle-based indie Sub Pop records has launched a sub-label in Hardly Art. Sub Pop head Jonathan Poneman will oversee the imprint, and Sarah Moody has been named Hardly Art GM. Moody joined the publicity team at Sub Pop in 2005, and will now shif ...

  3. One Reel Links With AEG For Bumbershoot Fest

    February 20, 2007 12:00 AM EST Bumbershoot festival producers One Reel have linked with AEG Live in a move that will boost talent buying and sponsorship resources for the long-running Seattle event, Billboard.biz has learned. The five-year deal is similar to those AEG has reach ...

  4. Exclusive: Kanye, Tribe To Rock Bumbershoot

    April 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Event will be held Sept. 2-4 in Seattle. Kanye West, A Tribe Called Quest, AFI, Hawthorne Heights and Yellowcard are among the first acts confirmed for the 2006 edition of Bumbershoot: Seattle's Music & Arts Festival, Billboard.biz can re ...

  5. Farm Aid Heading West

    August 02, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Sept. 18 event set for Seattle area. Sept. 18 event set for Seattle area. News ...