Save Music Education with the International House of Blues Foundation

IHOBF saving music education

The future of music is dependent upon the education of our youth. But with budget cuts and economic crisis impacting our nation’s schools—especially in lower income areas—music education is often one of the first programs to disappear from the curriculum.

The International House of Blues Foundation, however, is working hard to make sure music education doesn’t become a thing of the past.

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How to Pursue Your Passion While Holding Down a Full-Time Position

Hollywood Fringe Festival Pursue your Passion

In a previous post about the Hollywood Fringe Festival, we featured Live Nation employee Ben Hill, who, while working full-time, has managed to produce one of the largest performing arts festival not just in L.A., but in the world.

Now, we want to share Ben’s solid words of wisdom, for anyone who’s interested in successfully pulling off any type of creative side hustle while maintaining a “9-to-5”:

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Watch Daughtry Live from Comerica Theatre in Phoenix

Watch Daughtry Live from Comerica Theatre in Phoenix

Live show enthusiast? Concert addict? Simply just can’t get enough music? Let us be the ones to feed your live event obsession.

See behind-the-scenes footage, artist interviews, and live streamed concerts, all year long, right from your couch. These concerts are brought to you by Live Nation in partnership with Yahoo! who are aiming to bring fans live streamed concerts for the entire year.

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Brush Up on Football Lingo for Your Fantasy Football League

Football Lingo fantasy football slang

This weekend marks the official start of football season, with two of New York’s teams going head-to-head in Canton, Ohio, and that means we’re also officially approaching fantasy football season. Fantasy football leagues can be sources of severe anxiety for those of us who don’t make stat-tracking a daily (or hourly, or minute-to-minute) habit. It can be nerve-wracking to be confronted by football superfans who exert their superior knowledge of the game with good old-fashioned football trash talking. What’s a more casual fan to do?

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A Day at the Hollywood Fringe Festival in Los Angeles

hollywood fringe festival

Live Nation and Ticketmaster are well-known for their positions in the live entertainment business, but what you may not know is that our employees are passionate about making their mark in live entertainment too. Take for example, Ben Hill, senior director of financial planning systems. By day, he manages business platforms and applications, but at night and on weekends, he’s working out the details of a performing arts event he founded and has operated for five years, the Hollywood Fringe Festival.

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Where Can I Buy Tickets Near Me?

how to pick up tickets at a Ticketmaster retail location

Are you planning to pick up your tickets at a Ticketmaster retail location? Or maybe you want to pay in cash or grab a gift card quickly. Ticketmaster retail outlets have got you covered, and with over 2,500 of them in the U.S. there’s probably one right in your backyard.

How to Buy Tickets at a Ticketmaster Retail Location
So how do you find your nearest retail location so you can buy tickets? It’s simple! Just follow these steps:

  1. Go here to find a Ticketmaster Retail Location.
  2. Click Search Here under “Want to buy tickets at a retail outlet?”
  3. Enter where you live (your address, your city and state, or your ZIP code all work fine).
  4. You’ll get a list and map of all the outlets close to you.

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Still Craving Fireworks? 15 Live Events for the Pyrotechnic Fan

live events for the pyrotechnic fan

Going through firework withdrawal? The first few weeks after the Fourth are the hardest, but they don’t have to be. There are plenty of concerts and shows on tour that will leave you awe-struck with dazzling fireworks and scorchin’ pyrotechnic displays. So if you’re in desperate need to get your firework fix, look no further than the shows listed below, which are rumored to set your night ablaze.

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