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LiveNation now owns a controlling 51 percent share of C3 Presents, which organizes Lollapalooza. (Previously.) Jim DeRogatis notes, among other concerns, that it means Mayor Emanuel's brother Ari now has an even bigger stake in the festival.

 
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