The Wiltern Theater: A Turquoise Treasure
for Los Angeles

The Wiltern Theater: A Turquoise Treasure For Los Angeles


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Today, the Wiltern stands as a beloved concert venue.

Live Nation has nearly 150 venues in its portfolio, but only one comes with national historic recognition. Just beyond a bustling Los Angeles street corner sits the Wiltern Theater – a former movie house built at the onset of the Great Depression. More than 80 years after opening amid the spectacle of a Hollywood all-star premiere, it is a symbol of perseverance, having overcome neglect, decay and a near-miss with a wrecking ball to become a popular event site and a jewel in our crown of theaters. Read the rest of this entry »

Plan a Last Minute Vacation with These Useful Apps

Plan a last minute vacation in 30 days using these mobile apps and websites. Make your trip even more memorable with a live event

Running out of time to plan that awesome summer trip? Don’t worry, it’s never too late. In our highly connected, fast-paced world, you can use an app to book a last-minute flight, find a restaurant within walking distance or see which live events are happening just minutes away from where you’re sitting. So whether its 30 days out or the week before, use the following checklist of apps and accompanying websites to plan a stellar last-minute vacation.

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The Ice Bucket Challenge to Benefit the ALS Association

The Ice Bucket Challenge to Benefit the ALS Association

Lady Gaga challenged Live Nation Entertainment President and CEO, Michael Rapino, to accept the Ice Bucket Challenge to raise awareness and donations for the ALS Association.


In turn, Michael challenged the entire Live Nation Entertainment family, including Ticketmaster and Live Nation teams and venues across North America and international locations.

…and thus the videos “poured” in (no pun intended – ok, ok maybe just a little).

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Ticket Insider: NBA Basketball, NHL Hockey, Wicked and More Tickets On Sale

NBA Basketball, NHL Hockey, Wicked and More Tickets On Sale


New Tickets On Sale This Week

Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical, Tickets On Sale Now!

Enjoy this treasured holiday story from Dr. Seuss come to life on stage this holiday season. Get in the holiday spirit by hearing your favorite tunes “You’re A Mean One, Mr. Grinch” and “Welcome Christmas” live.

Wicked (Touring), Tickets On Sale 8/22 @ 10AM PST

What happened in Oz before Dorothy decided to drop in? Wicked is the untold story of the witches of Oz. Praised as “The BEST Musical of the Decade” by Entertainment Weekly, Wicked is a must-see! You are guaranteed to fall in love with all the characters, sing along to the music, sit in suspense, laugh, and maybe even shed a tear.

Phantom of the Opera (Louisiana), Tickets On Sale 8/22 @ 10AM PST

New dates have been released for Phantom of the Opera! Catch Andrew Lloyd Webber’s masterpiece as it comes to a city near you.

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10 NFL Stadiums, Ranked by Ticketmaster Fans

10 NFL Stadiums Ranked by Ticketmaster Fans

We know you love your NFL team, but when was the last time you professed it in person at the stadium? Using internal data, we determined which stadiums received the most love last season.

Did your home field make the cut? See why fans are smitten with these NFL stadiums. (NFL stadiums are in no particular order)

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10 Garth Brooks Songs for the Country Music Fan

10 garth brooks songs for the country music fan

Garth Brooks fans rejoice as America’s most powerful concert force returns with select dates across the United States. Taking a look all the way back to 1990, we compiled his biggest Number 1 hits according to Billboard and top downloaded songs on iTunes, to create the ultimate playlist of Garth’s fan favorites.

1. “Friends in Low Places”

It only took this single eight weeks to reach #1, where it remained for four whole weeks. The song went on to win single of the year at both the Academy of Country Music Awards and Country Music Awards of 1990. Although the song has a sad subject matter and talks about drinking your troubles away, the melody adds an uplifting quality.

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The Perks of Being a Season Ticket Holder

Interested in becoming a season ticket holder? Check out these perks first.

Okay, we all know that the best season ticket perk in the history of the universe is the actual season ticket. Being able to see your team play every home game for an entire season? To be there, in the stands, when they take on their biggest rival? To jump and cheer with tens of thousands of other fans in a heart-pounding, blood-pumping rush of excitement?

That’s impossible to beat. But a few extra gifts are always nice.

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