UPDATED - Are comedians the new rock stars? Yes, according to legendary music manager and deal maker Irving Azoff. Yesterday his Azoff MSG Entertainment, the joint venture between Azoff Music Management and the Madison Square Garden Company, announced the acquisition of a 50% stake in Levity Entertainment Group. LEG's holdings include live comedy venues, a comedy and reality television content production unit, talent management and online digital services. Over the past 12 months, Azoff;'s AMSGE has also acquired interests in Burns Entertainment; Pop2Life, an experiential marketing company; and Digital Brand Architects, a digital management and creative services company. LEG is...

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