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Exhibit 99.1
CCE Spinco, Inc. Completes Spin-Off from Clear Channel Communications
LOS ANGELES, December 21, 2005 (NYSE: LYV) — Today CCE Spinco, Inc. completed its announced spin-off from Clear Channel Communications, Inc. (NYSE: CCU) through a distribution of one share of CCE Spinco, Inc. stock for every eight shares of Clear Channel Communications stock held by Clear Channel Communications shareholders on the December 14, 2005 record date. Clear Channel Communications shareholders will receive cash in lieu of any fractional shares of CCE Spinco, Inc. common stock resulting from the distribution. CCE Spinco, Inc. expects that shares of its common stock will begin trading on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “LYV” on December 22, 2005.
As of December 21, 2005, the newly independent company will be known as Live Nation.
Investor inquires should be directed to:
John Buckley — buckley@braincomm.com
Jonathan Lesko — lesko@braincomm.com
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