A Promising Start

Live Nation, announcing the scheduling of its fourth quarter and full-year 2011 earnings conference for Feb. 23, filed some promising information about its 2012 business to date.

According to the Form 8-K, Live Nation’s global concert ticket sales from Jan. 1 through Jan. 24 were up 14 percent over the same period in 2011.

Also, as Jan. 24, the company had 15 percent more concerts on sale worldwide as compared with 2011.