Lee Ann Gliha Named Senior Vice President Corporate Finance at Live Nation

09/19/2006

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Live Nation (NYSE: LYV), a leading live event and venue management company, announced today that Lee Ann Gliha has been named Senior Vice President, Corporate Finance at Live Nation. In her new position, Ms. Gliha will oversee the company's merger and acquisition activities as well as the investor relations and planning areas.

A 10-year veteran of the investment banking community, Ms. Gliha most recently worked at Banc of America Securities, where she covered clients in the media and telecommunications sectors. Prior to joining Banc of America Securities, Ms. Gliha worked at UBS Investment Bank and Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette Securities Corporation. Ms. Gliha Graduated Summa cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa with a B.A. in Economics from Claremont McKenna College.

"Lee Ann made a great impression on us as one of our investment bankers and we are delighted that she has agreed to join the management team at Live Nation, to lead our continuing expansion in live event promotion and venue management," said Alan Ridgeway, Live Nation's Chief Financial Officer. "Her experience in investment banking and financial markets will also be invaluable in driving our investor relations strategy."

Ms. Gliha commented, "I am excited to be part of a newly public company with such visionary leadership and upside potential. I look forward to helping Live Nation execute on its growth strategy and facilitating investors' understanding of the business."

Investors can contact Ms. Gliha at 310-975-6877 or leeanngliha@livenation.com. Investors may also continue to contact Jonathan Lesko at Brainerd Communicators at 212-986-6667.

About Live Nation

Live Nation is a leading live event and venue management company focused on creating superior experiences for artists, performers, corporations and fans. Live Nation owns, operates and/or has booking rights for more than 150 venues worldwide and produced more than 29,500 events in 2005. Headquartered in Los Angeles, California, Live Nation is listed on the New York Stock Exchange, trading under the symbol "LYV." For more information regarding Live Nation and its businesses, please visit the company's website at www.livenation.com

SOURCE Live Nation
09/19/2006

CONTACT: John Vlautin of Live Nation, +1-310-867-7127,
johnvlautin@livenation.com
Web site: http://www.livenation.com
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