3ten Austin City Limits Live
"...The Brentwood Donkeys stayed with C3 Presents for half the game, teetering on the verge of their comeuppance, but couldn’t stop the Presenters. They lost 18-5 on May 13...."
"...Bryce Fegley homered twice to drive in five runs, while pitcher Dirk Stahlnecker and C3 Presents allowed just 18 hits to beat the Nihilist Fucking Eagles of New Brohemia 16-7 in the Alternative Softball League South Division Final...."
"...Austin’s biggest rumor is now the music industry’s breaking news. Word broke this afternoon that C3 Presents, the local concert promotions giant responsible for the Austin City Limits Music Festival, Lollapalooza, and other festivals – as well as a swath of local shows – has sold its majority share to concert monolith Live Nation Entertainment...."
"...[video-1] History repeats itself as league leaders C3 Presents (7-1) prevail in a tough defensive matchup against the Chronicle (6-3), winning 9-6, just as they did in their previous game against BookPeople. BP captain Mandy Brooks catches up with Chronicle team leader Mike Bartnett afterward for some post-game reflection. You can follow all the haps with the Alternative Softball League on Twitter at www.twitter.com/altsoftball and Facebook...."
"...The Scoot Inn, one of East Austin’s oldest watering holes, is changing hands. A source with knowledge of the deal confirms that ACL Fest producers C3 Presents acquired the business late last week and the locks have already been changed...."
"...After trailing for two-thirds of the game, KOOP Radio – despite an automatic out in their lineup due to a shortage of women – tied the game and tested whether C3 Presents still had any softball left in them. C3 Presents did and won 15-10, although KOOP appeared to have them worried until the last out...."
"...“This business is all relationships,” nodded Charles Attal in an exclusive interview at the Chronicle last week about billion-dollar concert giant Live Nation acquiring “a controlling stake” in C3 Presents. Myself and two of the three Charlies – Attal and Charlie Jones – bonded over our fledgling local careers 20 years ago..."
"...Levitation, the popular Austin music festival that's been a hotbed for the resurgence of psychedelic music over the last nine years, is in talks to co-produce their festival in 2017 with ACL Fest promoters C3 Presents, local affiliate of global music giant Live Nation...."
"...On Friday, Dec. 19, 2:33pm, Live Nation Entertainment CEO Michael Rapino tweeted, "Great to be in business with the three Charlie's." Linked, the release announced "expands festival portfolio with C3 Presents" via "a controlling stake." The billion-dollar concert/management/venues giant – long promoting shows in Austin – had acquired its local equivalent, the million-dollar concert/management/venues giant owned and operated by Charles Attal, Charlie Jones, and Charlie Walker (revisit "Big Dogs, Young Rebels, and Aging Giants," Oct..."
"...Late Monday afternoon, not long after banking hours had ceased, Emo's owner Frank Hendrix was headed to the East Riverside music venue for a drizzling, 6pm rendezvous with C3 Presents principal Charles Attal...."
"...After 10 weeks of behind-the-scenes negotiations, Emo’s owner Frank Hendrix called to confirm that he’s sold the business to C3 Presents. The transfer takes place immediately..."
"...Ted Cruz gets his feelings hurt, Greg Abbott fires off, and C3 Presents sees room for improvement. Rejuvenation is on the News Ticker...."
"...TCB, frustrated by Houston Astros pitchers' inability to keep the Philadelphia Phillies off the bases, cataloged every last Austin reference, shout-out, and allusion Monday night, including a few that might surprise you. Cover: Britt Daniel next in line for bathroom! Also: Lollapalooza, co-owned, managed, and programmed by Austin-based C3 presents, which you may have heard. And: Jeff Tweedy recorded Uncle Tupelo's last and Wilco's first albums at least partially in town...."
"...Austin’s largest independent concert promotions company, Transmission Events, has been sold to minority investor Stratus Properties, who now own 100% of Transmission and Fun Fun Fun Fest. Meanwhile, Transmission co-founder and booker Graham Williams has launched his own booking company: Margin Walker Presents...."
"...Should the Austin City Limits Music Festival become a two weekend affair? Council will be musing that at this week's regular session, and may instruct City Manager Marc Ott to start the ball rolling with C3 Presents...."
"...Tickets hit the streets at 10am, and the curtain’s now up. Festival czars C3 Presents revealed the line-up for the 2014 Austin City Limits Music Festival this morning, Oct..."
"...C3 Presents announced its cache of Austin City Limits Music Festival Aftershows this morning, and, like all things pertaining to October’s marque festival, the performances are spreading out...."
"...No sooner did Frank Hendrix announce the collapse of talks between his club Emo’s and C3 Presents in the latter’s bid to buy the East Riverside venue than it was confirmed Antone’s will occupy the newly vacated Beauty Ballroom as he’d speculated weeks ago. “Last week is a blur,” texted Herndrix from Las Vegas an hour ago..."
"...Doug Guller’s eBay auction for Sixth Street club the Parish naturally seized the attention of Austin’s music community last month. Now, three weeks after the listing closed at $376,445, Steve Sternschein confirmed his company, Heard Presents, is the buyer...."
"...Yet if the bookers and promoters are so vital to the local music scene and the music economy, why does no one really talk about them? According to Charles Attal of C3 Presents, it's "because we're not very interesting."..."