Click Track: Live Nation

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 07/21/2010

The xx and Dizzee Rascal lead Mercury Prize nominees; Big Star bassist Andy Hummel passes away; Live Nation offers $10 tickets

By David Malitz - Moody young indie-soul group The xx and grime rapper Dizzee Rascal lead the 2010 list of Mercury Prize nominees. Other nominees for the prestigious award for best U.K. or Irish album include Paul Weller, Mumford...

By David Malitz  |  09:00 AM ET, 07/21/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:11 AM ET, 06/18/2010

9:30 club owner sues over Maryland subsidies for Fillmore Silver Spring

By Chris Richards And in rock-n-roll litigation news... 9:30 club owner Seth Hurwitz is suing the state of Maryland in an effort to block promoter Live Nation from receiving state subsidies to open its long-planned Fillmore Silver Spring nightclub on...

By Chris Richards  |  10:11 AM ET, 06/18/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 12/23/2009

Morning click: T.I. released, Ticketmaster/Live Nation merger clears hurdle, Steven Tyler to rehab

The King of the South gets out of jail early. - Rapper T.I. got an early Christmas present - release from prison. He served seven months of a one-year sentence and will now get to leave an Arkansas federal prison...

By David Malitz  |  09:00 AM ET, 12/23/2009 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)