1. Live Nation Added Managers, Promoters, Ticketing Companies, More in 2011 Acquisition Spree

    February 24, 2012 3:00 PM EST Live Nation continued its acquisition spree in 2011 by adding to its promotion, management, ticketing and ecommerce divisions. The company's 2011 annual report offers a detailed look at how the multi-faceted music giant got bigger last year. ...

  2. Business Matters: Innovation the Theme as Live Nation Posts Steady 2011 Financials

    February 23, 2012 9:38 PM EST Innovation the Theme as Live Nation Posts Steady 2011 Financials -- Live Nation is clearly intent on pushing forward rather than protecting what it has. In the company's fourth-quarter and full-year earnings call, the company's executive ...

  3. No Surprises In Live Nation's Disappointing Q2 Earnings

    August 05, 2010 12:00 AM EDT With news of lower ticket sales made public two weeks ago, the weak numbers in Live Nation's earnings release Thursday came as no surprise. The company's second-quarter earnings revenue was $1.27 billion, down 9.7% from last year (when c ...

  4. Stones Ink With Universal As EMI Deal Nears End

    January 17, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The Rolling Stones have signed a one-album deal with Universal Music as they approach the end of their current contract with EMI, which is understood to expire this year. The band's worldwide deal wit The Rolling Stones have signed a one-album ...

  5. Madonna Names New Album 'Licorice'

    December 06, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Madonna has christened her final Warner Bros. studio album "Licorice," and will release the set in late April. Madonna has christened her final Warner Bros. studio album "Licorice," and will release the set in late April. The new ...

  6. Live Nation Presses Button On Iglesias Fan Site

    October 31, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Live Nation's Artist Nation division has launched EnriqueFanClub.com, a new fan Web site for Interscope recording artist Enrique Iglesias. In addition to news, interviews, tour information, behind-the-scenes footage and photos, fan club membe ...

  7. Madonna Deal Will Test New Artist Nation Platform

    October 22, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The profitability of the Live Nation/Madonna 10-year deal depends on how well the company can capitalize on the depth, global breadth and, perhaps most important, length of the deal. Additionally, Madonna's success or lack thereof will serve ...

  8. Update: Madonna Confirms Deal With Live Nation

    October 16, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Live Nation president/CEO Michael Rapino confirmed today (Oct. 16) that Madonna has entered into an unprecedented global partnership with the company and will become the founding artist in LN's new Ar Live Nation president/CEO Michael Rapino co ...

  9. Update: Madonna, Live Nation Sign Global Pact

    October 16, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Live Nation president/CEO Michael Rapino confirms today that Madonna has entered a 10-year global partnership with Live Nation and will become the founding artist in LN's new Artist Nation division, headed by veteran Rolling Stones tour produ ...

  10. Lyricists Lounge Tour Back On Track

    December 02, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Postponed in September "due to a pressing recording commitment of one of the artists," the Crown Royal-sponsored Lyricists Lounge tour gets back in business Friday (Dec. 6) in Washington, D.C. Featuri Postponed in September "due to a ...