MSG Books Pact WIth Front Line Management

Madison Square Garden on Wednesday announced that it had acquired a minority equity interest in the artist-management firm Front Line Management, an investment that will give the arena a bit of a leg up in facilitating concert bookings.

Front Line handles a plethora of acts, including classic rock/oldies stalwarts Eagles, Jimmy Buffett, Van Halen, Fleetwood Mac, Journey, Chicago and Aerosmith, as well as relative newcomers (Christina Aguilera). In March, the management group signed a new client in Guns N