Kevin Lyman, creator of such successful music and lifestyle festivals and tours as the Vans Warped Tour, Rockstar Taste of Chaos, and Rockstar Energy Mayhem Festival, among others, has weighed in on the state of concert ticket sales in light of the ticketing fiascos experienced by fans of Phish and Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band.

Reassuring ticket buyers of his events, Lyman said in a statement, “As many of you are aware, the media has been reporting the problems concertgoers are encountering buying tickets for Bruce Springsteen and other superstar acts; however, I thought fans of our projects should know that until these large companies get their act together, the place to buy tickets will be through the official Web sites of the tours.”

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More to the point, Lyman mentions that tickets for the Rockstar Energy Drink Taste of Chaos Tour, starting February 14 at the Hollywood Palladium, are available at

“In the world of concert ticketing there have never been more players and people trying to provide this service, and hopefully one day they will get it right,” Lyman said.