AEG Presents to require COVID-19 vaccines for concertgoers

today08/13/2021 22

share close

LOS ANGELES (AP) — AEG Presents, a major tour and festival promoter, announced that COVID-19 vaccines would be required for concertgoers at its clubs, theaters and festivals.

The company says Thursday in a news release that the requirement is set to go into full effect no later than Oct. 1. AEG owns or is a partner in venues such as Webster Hall and The Roxy, as well as Coachella, the New Orleans Jazz Fest and the Firefly Music Festival September 23-26 in Dover, DE.

The policy also applies to event staff and anyone who enters their venues or festivals. Chairman and chief operating officer Jay Marciano said he expects some pushback but is confident they are doing what’s best for everyone.


Source: AP – All contents copyright 2021 Associated Press.  All rights reserved.


Written by: Editor

Rate it

Previous post


Less than half of Maryland’s population identifies as white

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Less than half of Maryland's population identifies as white, according to 2020 U.S. Census data released Thursday, as the state saw an increase in its Hispanic and Asian populations. Maryland now has a white population of about 47%, compared to 55% in 2010, according to the census. The state's Black population remained at 29%.  The Hispanic population rose from 8% in 2010 to 12% in 2020, […]

today08/13/2021 10