Live Nation to Present at Jefferies Gaming, Lodging, Media and Entertainment Conference

05/05/2006

LOS ANGELES, May 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Live Nation (NYSE: LYV), a leading live event, venue and digital distribution company, announced today that Michael Rapino, Chief Executive Officer, and Alan Ridgeway, Chief Financial Officer, will be presenting at the Jefferies Gaming, Lodging, Media and Entertainment Conference being held May 8-10, 2006 at the Wynn Las Vegas Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Mr. Rapino and Mr. Ridgeway are scheduled to present on Wednesday, May 10, 2006 at 11:20 a.m. Pacific Daylight Time (2:20 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time).

A live audio webcast and slides from the presentation will be located under the "About Us" section of the company's website, www.livenation.com, and will be archived for 30 days.

About Live Nation

Live Nation is a leading live event, venue and digital distribution company focused on creating superior experiences for artists, performers, corporations and fans. Live Nation owns, operates or has booking rights for 153 venues worldwide and produced more than 29,500 events in 2005. Live Nation operates more than 60 websites globally. 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.

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    /Web site:  http://www.livenation.com /
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