Live Nation (LYV) has named Liberty Media (LMCA) CEO Greg Maffei as Chairman to replace Irving...

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Live Nation (LYV) has named Liberty Media (LMCA) CEO Greg Maffei as Chairman to replace Irving Azoff, who left in December to start an artist-representation firm. Liberty is Live Nation's largest shareholder with a 27% stake, and Maffei has been on the latter company's board since February 2011. (PR)