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A Penn's Landing concert in 2010.  Credit: Randell E. Scott)

‘Jam on the River’ Returns to Penn’s Landing After Six-Year Hiatus

A half-dozen bands, many of them local, are headlined this year as Penn’s Landing hosts a jam-packed day of music this Memorial Day weekend.

03/17/2014

(1956-57 photo courtesy of Friends of the Boyd, Inc.)

At 11th-Hour, Anonymous Donor Offers To Purchase Boyd Theater

An unnamed ‘charitable foundation’ has pledged a willingness to buy the historic Boyd Theater, with the intent of preserving the old movie palace.

02/21/2014

(The "Made in America" festival on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway was streamed live over the Internet.  File photo)

Music Fans Finding Way To Peek Into Sold-Out Concerts Via Live Streams

You’ll probably have to deal with shaky video, plus a sound track of fans screaming and singing along, but it’s a growing trend.

12/24/2012

The Red Cross disaster relief efforts rely on donations. (credit: Paul J. Richards/Getty Images)

CBS, Live Nation Join Forces To Raise Money For Red Cross Sandy Relief

The CBS Radio stations in Philadelphia and concert promoter Live Nation are joining forces to raise money for the American Red Cross fund for “Superstorm Sandy” victims.

11/14/2012

(Philadelphia mayor Michael Nutter speaks with reporters in City Hall.  File photo by Mike Dunn)

Nutter Says City’s Cost For Jay-Z Fest Will Be Revealed ‘Very Shortly’

How soon? “Very shortly is, literally, very shortly,” the mayor says.

09/18/2012

(Credit: Tim Jimenez)

Made In America Contract Between Live Nation, Philadelphia Obtained

Eyewitness News has obtained a copy of the Made in America contract between Live Nation and Philadelphia from the Controller’s Office.

09/14/2012

(Stage construction for Jay-Z's "Made in America" concert in 2012.  Credit: Hadas Kuznits)

Final Preparations Underway For Made In America Festival

More than a hundred stage hands have been working for the past several days to assemble two stages and VIP tents in preparation for Jay-Z’s Labor Day weekend event.

08/31/2012

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Tickets Go On Sale Today For The Roots Picnic At Penns Landing

Jeff Gordon with Live Nation says about 6,000 people are expected to attend. “The line-up this year includes Nas, Wiz Khalifa, and of course the legendary Grammy Award winning The Roots.”

03/04/2011