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Pollstar Conference Draws Top Talent, Live Music Luminaries and a Little Controversy

When the Oak View Group purchased concert industry trade Pollstar in July 2017, OVG co-founder Irving Azoff promised to bring the annual Pollstar Conference “into the 21st century.” The mega-manager meant business, as the 2018 edition proved. 1,133 more words


The Improv, Legendary Comedy Club Brand, Acquired by Levity

Levity Entertainment Group announced today that it has acquired The Improv, the legendary comedy brand owned by Budd Friedman and Mark Lonow.

Some 54 years after Friedman launched the first club, The Improv has grown to over 20 clubs nationwide and also maintains a library of comedy assets, including the “An Evening at the Improv” series. 240 more words


Shelli Azoff Exits the Forum for CMO Gig at AMSG

Shelli Azoff is leaving her position as managing partner at the Forum for a new role at Azoff MSG Entertainment (AMSG) the company run by her husband, music manager Irving Azoff (The Eagles, Bon Jovi, Christina Aguilera). 194 more words


Joe Walsh Goes To Japan

Joe Walsh went to Japan not to play, but to lobby for a better venue to play in. Eagles manager Irving Azoff put the trip together, and brought Joe as some star power to inform Japan that their music venues lack the modern amenities that are found elsewhere. 19 more words


The Eagles, SiriusXM Partner for One-Night-Only Grand Ole Opry Concert

The Eagles will team with SiriusXM for an invitation-only concert at the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville on Sunday, October 29. It will mark the first time the band has performed at the iconic venue. 191 more words


The Eagles, Garth Brooks, Train, More on Deck for Dan Fogelberg Tribute Album

The Eagles, Garth Brooks, Train, Jimmy Buffett, and Zac Brown are among the artists who will pay tribute to Dan Fogelberg, with an album slated to be released through BMG on Nov. 370 more words