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The lawyer of Robert Sillerman, founder of SFX Entertainment, has confirmed that Sillerman has died of a respiratory illness at the age of 71. Sillerman formed SFX Entertainment in 1993. He sold SFX’s concert business to Clear Channel in a multi-billion dollar deal in 2000. Clear Channel eventually turned the concert business into Live Nation. …

According to the Wall Street Journal, the bankruptcy case handling SFX Entertainment’s BK filing has approved a plan to wipeout approximately $400 million in debt. In addition, the bankruptcy judge did not approve a motion for the original investors to be a part of the post-bankruptcy SFX meaning those investors have lost 100% of their …

On March 29th, Robert Sillerman stepped down as CEO of SFX (he will remain as Chairman of the Board). The following statement was sent to current employees: As most of you are aware Thursday, March 31, will be my last day as CEO of SFX. I will remain as Chairman of the Board. The disappointment …

As most of you now know, EDM conglomerate SFX files for bankruptcy next week. It remains to be seen the ultimate effect due to this. Already we have seen that Tomorrowworld outside of Atlanta is not yet confirmed for 2016. Based on the fiasco that was the Saturday night of that event with thousands of …

…SFX Entertainment has settled a lawsuit which alleged chairman and CEO Robert Sillerman stole their idea for the consolidated EDM promoter that became SFX. Paolo Moreno, a manager at Disco Donnie Presents; artist manager Lawrence Vavra; and Moreno’s brother, Gabriel Moreno joined SFX, Sillerman and Sheldon Finkel, SFX’s chairman of strategy and development, in reaching a settlement …