UPDATE: Live Nation Goes All In This Wednesday: $24.99 All-In Lawn Tickets June 17 Exclusively at LiveNation.com

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“I read the blogs and emails listening to what concert fans are saying. They’ve been really clear, they want a break on ticket prices in these tough economic times,” said Michael Rapino, President and Chief Executive Officer of Live Nation. “So we launched No Service Fee Wednesday and removed the service fee on lawn tickets. Then we went a step further last week and eliminated fees on all amphitheatre tickets. These past two Wednesdays we sold a lot more tickets than we normally do. We kept listening and fans asked us to take it a step further and eliminate all fees. So for this Wednesday we’ve decided to go all in — one all-in ticket price for all lawn tickets — only $24.99 with no additional fees of any kind.”

As with the past two weeks, the offer kicks off at 12:01 a.m. local time on Wednesday, June 17, and will run for ONLY 24 hours at www.LiveNation.com.

These all-in lawn tickets are available only at Live Nation ticketed amphitheatres in the U.S. and Canada for concerts including but not limited to:

  --  311
  --  Aerosmith
  --  The Allman Brothers Band
  --  Blazed & Confused Tour / Slightly Stoopid - Snoop Dogg
  --  blink-182
  --  Brad Paisley with Dierks Bentley
  --  Coldplay
  --  Creed
  --  Crosby Stills & Nash
  --  Crue Fest 2
  --  Def Leppard with Poison and Cheap Trick
  --  Depeche Mode
  --  The Fray
  --  George Strait with Blake Shelton and Julianne Hough
  --  Incubus
  --  Jason Mraz
  --  Kid Rock & Lynyrd Skynyrd
  --  The Killers
  --  New Kids on the Block
  --  Nickelback
  --  No Doubt
  --  O.A.R.
  --  Rascal Flatts with Darius Rucker
  --  REO Speedwagon & Styx
  --  Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival featuring Marilyn Manson &
  --  Rod Stewart
  --  Toby Keith with Trace Adkins

  --  Warped Tour

* Subject to availability. Except shows sold in a series and select other shows.


Live Nation’s mission is to maximize the live concert experience. Our core business is producing, marketing and selling live concerts for artists via our global concert pipe. Live Nation is the largest producer of live concerts in the world, annually producing over 22,000 concerts for 1,600 artists in 33 countries. During 2008, the company sold over 50 million concert tickets and drove over 70 million unique visitors to LiveNation.com. Live Nation is transforming the concert business by expanding its concert platform into ticketing and building the industry’s first artist-to-fan vertically integrated concert platform. The company is headquartered in Los Angeles, California and is listed on the New York Stock Exchange, trading under the symbol LYV. For additional information about the company, please visit www.livenation.com/investors.

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SOURCE: Live Nation

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