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Bonnaroo gets new partner in Live Nation

Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival is the latest independent music event to consolidate, partnering with big money.

The four-day festival on 700 acres in rural Manchester, Tenn. is now majority owned by Live Nation, the country’s largest concert promoter and ticket seller. (Live Nation, a $6.87 billion publicly-traded company, also owns Ticket Master.)

Read an exclusive Billboard.com interview with Ashley Capps of AC Entertainment and Rick Farman of Superfly about their decision here. Continue reading