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Russell -- is with a -- now president of live nation network.
Russell -- -- -- clear for everyone live nation network is it division of Live Nation Entertainment.
Yep that's correct the we sell we sell all of the advertising and sponsor should happen.
Online mobile four the bigger the bigger and today.
OK and so your son on -- it.
-- Ticket prices and everything no you're not selling -- ticket prices -- on the end to the advertising for.
Ticketmaster live nation can't concerts front -- and live nation.
Yep all of our venues around the country so few you know if you think about a sports -- you've got you know Coca-Cola and Anheuser-Busch and AT&T around the sports venues.
Where we're doing similar thing for hundreds of our venues around the world.
OK so then -- -- this summer concert season so important because you know you go to concerts all year round.
Well if you think about it the summer just to be outdoors.
Under the stars watching your favorite -- Your favorite band or artist there really is nothing like that.
So what what are some of the big events coming up this summer.
Well we've got to you two out on the road Paul McCartney.
We just announces playing Yankee Stadium Blink-182.
Literally there are hundreds of artists all summer long plane playing all over the country as well as.
We've got a lot of a lot of bands playing in our our clubs around the country house of blues the film more things like that.
I don't find out where everything is.
Nice on -- website offered.
Yeah you can go to live nation dot com or Ticketmaster dot com.
You could you could download the live nation out which we just launched the end of last year which.
You could literally buy tickets right from your -- gets set lists.
Learn about when shows are going on sale.
Our kids -- tickets are people still -- -- -- shows could you know money's tight concert tickets are expensive.
But surely going up and price are people still coming -- -- -- -- -- this.
Yeah absolutely look from concerts are one of the greatest experiences.
Of our life.
I've talked to people all the time and I've I've never met anyone that doesn't remember their first concert.
I know I took my kids when they were six or seven years -- -- so it's it's a memorable experience is something that you share with your friends.
Whether you're young -- old they're really the beautiful thing about music is there's something for everybody.
-- it's many say you remember so I'm I tell you mine I did see Billy Idol -- small little capitol theater in New Jersey but my first real big concert.
Was U -- unforgettable fire and I was hooked in after that I think.
Any time there was a show at -- then Brendan Byrne arena in New Jersey.
I went to it I thought everyone under the -- for a period of time in their I don't know I I -- -- people who don't go to as many shows as we used to.
You know what that they're we have we have court concert goers and that you know they're -- one.
They're gone five plus times.
Five plus times a year so yeah absolutely.
People are still going -- all of our data says people are you know people are -- of the shows and they're doing the same thing although a little bit different then back when you saw Billy Idol if you think about it.
They're they're sharing it on you know FaceBook and Twitter -- they're taking pictures and video at the show.
They're sharing it with their friends around the world so it really is kind of this global community and that really is I think one of the unique aspects of of live music.
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