At least not by Urban Outfitters, Free People or any other retailers that don’t have official licensing deals in place with promoter and festival owner Goldenvoice. Earlier this week Goldenvoice filed a federal suit against the retailer, accusing them of bootlegging their brand like a knockoff purse peddler at a swap meet.
Dave also has a piece today in Billboard that looks at whether President Trump is driving a visa crackdown on artists and touring musicians attempting to enter the U.S. through the visa waiver and B-1 visa program and Taylor reports on the Irvine City Council’s recent approval of a temporary outdoor music venue to be built to replace Irvine Meadows, which closed late last year after three-and-a-half decades of bringing music to Orange County.
Finally, congrats to our friends at Staff Pro for winning the staffing contract for the SMG-managed Greek Theatre in Los Angeles. The 2017 season begins April 14 with Idina Menzel. Click here for the full schedule.