Live Nation’s Michael Rapino Named Most Impactful Executive of 2019: The Pollstar Interview

Pollstar’s Impact 50 differs from other industry lists in that, rather than merely attempting to rank or quantify certain achievements, status, influence or financial metrics (all of which are considered), we set out to acknowledge individuals who will most impact the live entertainment industry in the coming year (see page 32). While this list doesn’t rank individuals, certainly Michael Rapino, President and CEO of Live Nation Entertainment, would be at the top of any list of executives who impact not only the live music business, but the music business, period, and the entertainment business at large.


'A Visionary And Passionate Entrepreneur': MIDEM Founder Bernard Chevry Dies

Reed MIDEM today paid tribute to Bernard Chevry, the founder of the MIPTV and MIPCOM television markets and the MIDEM music industry tradeshow, who died on 17 May, aged 96.


ICM Partners Signs Sinead O’Connor; Irish Singer Returns To Music As ‘Shuhada Sadaqat’

Talent agency ICM Partners has signed Sinéad O’Connor for representation in all areas. The Irish multiple-award-winner will be represented by a team of agents including partner and co-head of worldwide concerts Rob Prinz (also a Pollstar Impact 50 honoree), along with agents Mike Hayes and Brandon Zmigrocki.


Madonna Adds Shows, Cities And Europe To Her ‘Madame X’ Tour

Madonna has added more shows to her Madame X theater tour in New York, Chicago and Los Angeles – and put Boston on her itinerary – in response to ticket demand.


Europa League Final 2019: Arsenal and Chelsea Fans Disappointed At Choice Of Stadium

A great number of fans won’t be able to attend the May 29 Europa League final between London soccer clubs Arsenal and Chelsea because it is going to be staged in Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan, and because the number of tickets allocated to fans is very low.


Spanish Festivals Sónar And Paraíso Join Forces

Advanced Music SL, the promoter of Sónar Festival in Barcelona, has bought a stake in Paraíso Sonoro SL, the company behind Paraíso Festival, which takes place for the second time this year in the Spanish capital of Madrid.


The Impact 50 Reception: The Best of the Live Business

There were myriad reasons why last night’s reception celebrating Pollstar’s inaugural Impact 50 honorees atop Harriet’s Rooftop at the 1 Hotel West in Los Angeles was so transcendent.


Week of 5/20/19


Woodstock Partners With Oppenheimer For Financing

Days after a Manhattan Supreme Court Judge ruled Woodstock 50’s former backer could not call off the event but did not have to continue financing it, organizers have announced Oppenheimer & Co. as a new financial adviser.


Live Nation’s Michael Rapino Named Most Impactful Executive of 2019: The Pollstar Interview

Pollstar’s Impact 50 differs from other industry lists in that, rather than merely attempting to rank or quantify certain achievements, status, influence or financial metrics (all of which are considered), we set out to acknowledge individuals who will most impact the live entertainment industry in the coming year. While this list doesn’t rank individuals, certainly Michael Rapino, President and CEO of Live Nation Entertainment, would be at the top of any list of executives who impact not only the live music business, but the music business, period, and the entertainment business at large.


Watch Phish Play House Party On This Date In 1987

Watch the oldest video footage of Phish to appear on YouTube from a house party that took place on this date in 1987 in a suburb of Burlington, Vermont.


Remembering Ray Manzarek: Revisiting The Doors At Isle Of Wight In 1970

Celebrate the life of keyboardist Ray Manzarek on the anniversary of his death with the last known footage of The Doors in concert.


Surrealistic Summer Solstice Jam 3 Reveals 2019 Lineup

An all-star lineup of musicians from various eras will perform songs from 1969 at a free concert entitled "Surrealistic Summer Solstice Jam 3" on June 19.


Lyle Brewer Announces Grateful Dead Covers Series & Shares ‘Friend Of The Devil’

Lyle Brewer announced a Grateful Dead covers series and shared a video of “Friend Of The Devil.”


Neil Young Plays ‘The Losing End’ Solo For 1st Time Since 1983

The final solo concert of Neil Young's May 2019 Tour featured just the sixth ever solo rendition of 'Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere' standout "The Losing End."


‘Jerry Garcia – Secret Space Of Dreams’ Book Coming From Photographer Jay Blakesberg

Famed photographer Jay Blakesberg will release a new book entitled 'Jerry Garcia - Secret Space Of Dreams' this October.


Portugal. The Man Joins Newport Folk Festival 2019 Lineup

Alaska's Portugal. The Man are the latest addition to the 2019 Newport Folk Festival lineup.


Southern Avenue Shares ‘Keep On’ Video: Exclusive Premiere

Watch Southern Avenue's first ever music video for "Keep On," the title track from the group's recently released sophomore studio album.


Phosphorescent Shares ‘C’est La Vie No. 2’ Video

Matthew Houck shared Phosphorescent’s official video for “C’est La Vie No. 2” from the album ‘C’est La Vie’ released last year via Dead Oceans.


The Disco Biscuits Announce May 2019 Colorado Live Streams

Free live streams of the Disco Biscuits' upcoming three-concert run in Colorado, including a headlining show at Red Rocks are available.












new venues and line-up additions for Wilderness 2019

new venues and line-up additions for Wilderness 2019 - actor-director Rose McGowan & presenter Dermot O'Leary among the additions


Doves, The Specials, You Me At Six, & more for new tented Gunnersville concert series

Doves, The Specials, You Me At Six, & more for new tented Gunnersville concert series - in London in September


workshops at WOMAD 2019: beatboxing to Brazilian percussion and everything in between

workshops at WOMAD 2019: beatboxing to Brazilian percussion and everything in between


WIN tickets to sold-out Glastonbury Festival 2019

WIN tickets to sold-out Glastonbury Festival 2019


Lianne La Havas, & Corinne Bailey Rae join Stevie Wonder at British Summer Time Hyde Park 2019

Lianne La Havas, & Corinne Bailey Rae join Stevie Wonder at British Summer Time Hyde Park 2019 - on Saturday 6th July with Lionel Richie


Left Field line-up announced for Glastonbury Festival 2019

Left Field line-up announced for Glastonbury Festival 2019 - Billy Bragg, KT Tunstall, Fantastic Negrito, & more


The Specials for Glastonbury Abbey Extravaganza 2019

The Specials for Glastonbury Abbey Extravaganza 2019


Acoustic Stage line-up announced for Glastonbury Festival 2019

Acoustic Stage line-up announced for Glastonbury Festival 2019 - Nick Lowe, Hawkwind, Rickie Lee Jones, and many more


bluedot 2019 announces its sustainability programme.

bluedot 2019 announces its sustainability programme.


West Holts Stage line-up announced for Glastonbury Festival 2019

West Holts Stage line-up announced for Glastonbury Festival 2019 - Jon Hopkins, Wu Tang Clan, Janelle Monae, and much more


PHOTOS: J Mascis (solo)

PHOTOS: J Mascis (solo) at Gorilla, Manchester on Sun 19th May 19


PHOTOS: Rosali

PHOTOS: Rosali at Gorilla, Manchester on Sun 19th May 19


REVIEW : The Unthanks

REVIEW - The Unthanks at Open, Norwich on Wed 15th May 19


PHOTOS: The Unthanks

PHOTOS: The Unthanks at Open, Norwich on Wed 15th May 19


REVIEW : Sleaford Mods

REVIEW - Sleaford Mods at Waterfront, Norwich on Sat 13th Apr 19


REVIEW : The Xcerts / Paris Youth Foundation / Novacub

REVIEW - The Xcerts / Paris Youth Foundation / Novacub at The Garage, London on Tue 9th Apr 19


REVIEW : Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs

REVIEW - Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs at Waterfront, Norwich on Mon 8th Apr 19


PHOTOS: Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs

PHOTOS: Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs at The Waterfront, Norwich on Mon 8th Apr 19


REVIEW : IDLES

REVIEW - IDLES at UEA Norwich on Fri 29th Mar 19


PHOTOS: IDLES

PHOTOS: IDLES at University of East Anglia (U.E.A.), Norwich on Fri 29th Mar 19


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