CHICAGO (WBBM) — Live Nation and Groupon are joining up for deals on live entertainment.
As WBBM Newsradio 780’s Mike Krauser reports, the concert promoter and online deal Web site are forming a venture that will be called GrouponLive.READ MORE: Surveilence Video Shows Moments Leading To The Arrest Of Allan M. Brown, Suspect In Kenosha Police Shooting
LISTEN: Newsradio 780’s Mike Krauser reports
The site will offer deals on tickets to concerts, theater, arts and sporting events.READ MORE: 5 Wounded In Mass Shooting In Chatham
It is expected to go live before the start of the summer concert season.
Live Nation is based in Los Angeles. It acquired Ticketmaster last year.
Groupon, of course, is based in Chicago and is the leader in daily deal Web sites.MORE NEWS: Bulls Win Home Opener Against The Pelicans
CBS is a Live Nation partner.