Live Nation

Pair of Blank Red Concert Performance Tickets Isolated on White Background.
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Mike Dougherty
August 04, 2019 - 4:00 am
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — Live Nation and promoters for Metallica were recently caught selling tickets on the secondary market that were never made available to the public at face value. Now a congressman from New Jersey says it's time for some regulation in the Wild West of ticket sales...
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Andrew Kramer
March 15, 2019 - 9:48 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) - When the weather warms up, Festival Pier at Penn's Landing usually becomes a popular spot for music lovers to go to enjoy an outdoor concert. But not this summer. Live Nation and the Delaware River Waterfront Corporation have confirmed to KYW Newsradio that all...
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Paul Kurtz
January 16, 2019 - 4:07 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Boxing is about to return to the newly restored Met Philadelphia. The voice of a ring announcer hasn't bounced off the walls of the Met in nearly 65 years, but on Feb. 23, boxing will return. Live Nation Philadelphia and Hard Hitting Promotions have teamed up to...
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In this Aug. 28, 2018, file photo, Brian May, from left, Adam Lambert, and Roger Taylor of Queen + Adam Lambert pose for a photo at the "The Crown Jewels" residency press conference at the MGM Resorts aviation hanger in Las Vegas.
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December 03, 2018 - 10:21 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Queen and Adam Lambert are launching a six-week North American tour following the release of the Freddie Mercury biopic "Bohemian Rhapsody." Live Nation announced the 23-date tour Monday. It will feature original band members Brian May and Roger Taylor with Adam Lambert singing...
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Ian Bush
October 18, 2018 - 2:08 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Electric Factory has a new name: Franklin Music Hall . Owner Bowery Presents says it was picked from among more than 5,000 submissions in a contest that started in September. RELATED: Electric Factory is sold, to be renamed through online contest The four fans who...
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Hillary and Bill Clinton
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October 08, 2018 - 1:31 pm
By Dan Merica (CNN) — Bill and Hillary Clinton are going on tour. The Clintons announced on Monday that they would headline a series of live events together — billed "An Evening with The Clintons" — across the country in the final weeks of 2018 and into 2019. The tour will provide the Democratic...
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Mac Miller
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October 02, 2018 - 4:21 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Chance the Rapper, John Mayer and SZA are set to perform at a benefit concert for the late rapper Mac Miller. Live Nation announced Tuesday that Travis Scott, Miguel and Ty Dolla $ign will also perform at the "Mac Miller: A Celebration of Life" concert on October 31 at the Greek...
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Dreamstime
Kristen Johanson
September 12, 2018 - 4:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — An iconic Philadelphia music venue is changing hands and changing names. Electric Factory, the long-time venue under by Live Nation, has been sold to concert promoter The Bowery Presents. Because Electric Factory was a trademark owned by Live Nation, it will...
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A rendering of The Met Philadelphia, which will officially open in December.
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Ian Bush
September 10, 2018 - 5:41 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — One of the city's oldest performance venues will soon be new again. The Met Philadelphia is in the final phase of a $56 million restoration project, which will officially open in December. The first to take the stage will be Bob Dylan on Dec. 3, who will play his 50th...
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In this Jan. 28, 2018, file photo, Pink performs "Wild Hearts Can't Be Broken" at the 60th annual Grammy Awards at Madison Square Garden in New York.
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August 08, 2018 - 1:16 pm
SYDNEY (AP) — Pop superstar Pink on Wednesday postponed a fourth Sydney show but vowed to be back on stage Saturday following a stomach virus. Her "Beautiful Trauma" world tour's first concert in Sydney was scheduled for last Friday, but she canceled that show on doctor's orders. The 38-year-old...
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