Live Nation Entertainment has acquired a controlling stake in DF Entertainment, one of Argentina’s leading independent concert promoters.

DF, based in Buenos Aires, sold more than 500,000 tickets to events in 2018 and oversees a growing range of artists for concerts and festivals.

Founded and owned by Diego Finkelstein, DF Entertainment will continue to oversee all operations in its portfolio, ranging from concert promotion, music festival production, ticketing services and local venue equity.

Over the past few years, DF Entertainment and Live Nation have co-promoted shows for groups such as Coldplay, Bon Jovi, Foo Fighters, Ariana Grande, and Phil Collins.

“DF Entertainment has proven to be an exceptional partner and premier promoter in Argentina, and we are happy to have them join the Live Nation family after many years of working together. “

Michael Rapino, Live Nation (photo)

DF also serves as a local partner, promoter and ticketing provider for Lollapalooza Argentina, in partnership with C3 Presents, a company owned by Live Nation Entertainment (LYV).

“The demand for concerts and live events in South America has never been higher, and the local knowledge of Diego and the team at DF Entertainment will help us connect more artists and fans across Argentina than ever before, ”said Michael Rapino, President and CEO, Nation’s Live Entertainment.

“DF Entertainment has proven to be an exceptional partner and premier promoter in Argentina, and we are happy to have them join the Live Nation family after many years of working together. “

“The live music industry in Argentina continues to thrive, and with Live Nation, DF Entertainment will too,” said Finkelstein. “I am very proud of our team and look forward to seeing our event lineup grow even further with the support and resources of Live Nation behind us.”Music trade around the world


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