Motley Crue Promoter Sued Over Concert No-Show

Law360, San Diego (August 18, 2011, 3:52 PM EDT) -- An Argentine concert promoter on Tuesday alleged in Texas that he paid Motley Crue’s U.S. promoter $150,000 for the heavy metal band to play a live show in Buenos Aires, but the band never performed and the defendant pocketed the cash.

Buenos Aires promoter Ariel Vigo claims in his suit that Gabe Reed, who is doing business as Gabe Reed Productions in Dallas, entered an oral contract in December in which Reed agreed to book Motley Crue for a musical performance in Buenos Aires on a...
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