December 18th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Stronger ties between Apple and Live Nation? That’s something to chew on for 2015. Beats co-founder Jimmy Iovine was appointed to the board of Live Nation yesterday. “As an entrepreneur, he has combined...

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November 17th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Vice Media already has its own music site, Noisey, but now it’s going deeper into the sector through a partnership with Live Nation. The pair are teaming up to launch what’s being described as a “new...

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October 22nd, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Meet the megamanagement company. Maverick took its bow late last week: a collective of artist managers gathered by Guy Oseary that will combine nine management firms into one, in what Billboard describes...

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August 14th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Earlier this year, Honda made some big claims about a digital music initiative called Honda Stage, with a new YouTube channel at its heart and predictions of 2bn views in its first year. So how’s that...

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August 1st, 2014 by Stuart Dredge


Live Nation reported its latest financial results last night, with a 1% fall year-on-year to $1.67bn driven by a 2% drop in concerts income to $1.17bn. However, the company saw its ticketing revenues...

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July 15th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Earlier this year, Yahoo announced a partnership with Live Nation to make a year’s worth of music concerts available to stream on its Yahoo Screen platform. Now more details are available, including...

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July 8th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

It’s a good week for new, online charts: MTV has its Your MTV Top 20, but Live Nation has an entirely new site: Boomrat. Launched out of its Live Nation Labs division, it’s focused on dance...

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April 29th, 2014 by Stuart Dredge


Yahoo's steady move back into digital music continues, with news that it has signed a partnership with Live Nation to stream gigs online. Yahoo is launching a dedicated video channel for the deal, with...

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February 21st, 2014 by Music Ally


This is interesting: a customer email from Skype yesterday promising "You + Skype + music's brightest new bands"

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