Live Nation Reaches Settlement in First Astroworld Case
Live Nation has reportedly reached a settlement with the family of a 21-year-old who died at the 2021 Astroworld Festival in Texas. The settlement is the first known case to have been resolved in the Astroworld tragedy, which saw ten people die during a crowd crush incident while Travis... Read more
Travis Scott Plans Las Vegas Residency at Zouk Nightclub
Travis Scott’s return to performances took another step this month, as the rapper announced plans for a residency at a night club in Las Vegas. Scott will bring his “Road to Utopia” show to Zouk Nightclub at Resorts World Las Vegas for seven shows, beginning in September. “Travis Scott... Read more
Day N Vegas Festival Canceled; Logistics, Timing Issues Cited
Day N Vegas Festival which was originally scheduled for September 2-4 at the Las Vegas Festival Grounds has been canceled. The festival was to be the return to the American stage as a headliner for Travis Scott, who has kept a relatively low profile since the tragedy at Astroworld... Read more
Travis Scott Sets First Major Post-Astroworld Show at London’s O2 Arena
Travis Scott is back from his post-Astroworld break, and will perform his first major headlining concert in London, announced this week. The rapper has already played smaller private and club concerts, and is headlining festivals, but his upcoming show at O2 Arena will be the first headlining solo performance... Read more
Travis Scott, SZA, J. Cole to Headline Day N Vegas Festival in September
Travis Scott has been announced as the Sunday headliner for the Day N Vegas festival in September, the rapper’s first headlining slot for a U.S. festival since the tragedy at Houston’s Astroworld in the fall of 2021. SZA and J. Cole will headline Day N Vegas on Friday and... Read more
Astroworld Aftermath May Impact Permitting Process for Future Events
Six months have passed since the Astroworld tragedy which resulted in the death of 10 concertgoers and injury of more than 300 – with recent court filings indicating that number may be far higher. But the task of determining what the key conditions at the event were that led... Read more
Hundreds of Astroworld Lawsuits Bundled into Single Massive Case
Nearly 400 lawsuits against Travis Scott, Live Nation Entertainment, and other entities involved with the Astroworld Festival in Houston have been combined into a single action. The consolidation, which was requested in December, was formally approved by the Texas Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation on January 26. The combined... Read more
Live Nation Accused of “Delay Tactics” by Astroworld Plantiffs
A lawyer representing more than 1,500 concertgoers for the Astroworld Festival has accused Live Nation of “delay tactics” in the complex legal proceedings surrounding the tragedy which saw ten die and hundreds of others injured in a crowd crush at NRG Park in Houston. Brett Coon of Brent Coon... Read more
In Filings, Live Nation, Travis Scott Deny Responsibility for Astroworld
In their first responses to the flurry of lawsuits filed in the wake of last month’s tragedy at Astroworld, Live Nation Entertainment and its subsidiary Scoremore, Houston’s Harris County Sports and Convention Corporation (HCSC) and Travis Scott have all denied any responsibility for what happened in Houston. Scott’s representatives... Read more
Motion Filed to Consolidate Hundreds of Astroworld Lawsuits
A motion has been filed that could lead to the consolidation of hundreds of lawsuits related to the Astroworld tragedy, according to multiple reports. The merging of the lawsuits, which generally have similar causes of action and facts related, would drastically reduce the amount of legal work involved in... Read more