Live Nation's James Barton to join SFX Entertainment - report

James Hanley

Cream founder James Barton is reportedly set to leave Live Nation for EDM promoter SFX Entertainment.

Liverpool-born Barton (pictured) has worked for Live Nation since the firm acquired Cream Holdings in 2012. He is currently the promoting giant’s president of electronic music.

But the New York Post reports he is close to agreeing terms to take on a senior role at the Robert FX Sillerman-led firm.

SFX recently hired investment bank Moelis & Co to look at ways of ...

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