Not only has the line been blurred between primary and secondary ticket sellers it has been completely eliminated, according to several speakers and ticket brokers at the first day of the National Association of Ticket Brokers conference in Las Vegas. The annual event drew a few hundred members of... Read more
“Seatwave to become official reseller for all current and future Grand Union Management artistes” LONDON, ENG (Seatwave) July 18, 2008 – Seatwave, Europe’s largest fan to fan ticket exchange, today announced a landmark partnership with the leading music management company whose roster includes The Enemy, Seasick Steve, Reverend and... Read more
“TicketNews announces top ticket sellers rankings for the week ending July 12, 2008” Vernon, CT July 19, 2008 – For the second week in a row, Live Nation was in fourth place with a power score less than 7, a drastic decline from the 4-week temporary second-place position the... Read more
Sam Soni and Jason Parker, two top executives at RazorGator, who were integral to the recent success of the company, have resigned effective at the end of the month. The moves mark the most recent resignations from the company, which saw the CEO of its RazorGator Experiences division, David... Read more
“MSG ENTERTAINMENT ANNOUNCES MANAGEMENT REORGANIZATION TO SUPPORT UNPRECEDENTED DIVISIONAL GROWTH” New York, NY (MSG entertainment) July 17, 2008 – Jay Marciano, president of MSG Entertainment (MSGE), today announced that MSGE has reorganized its operations and expanded its executive roster to include several highly respected entertainment veterans, in order to... Read more
“ Bullish on Bears; Cal Bears Move To Upstart Ticket Partner” Chicago, IL (SeatExchange) July 17, 2008 – SeatExchange.Com announced today that it has taken a position investing in the bear market – The University of California Bears – that is expected to pay big dividends all around. SeatExchange... Read more
North Carolina, one of only a few remaining states to have restrictions on reselling tickets, moved another step closer on Thursday to lifting those restrictions. The House of Representatives voted 85-29 to allow tickets to be resold online for a profit. The current state law says that tickets can... Read more
It’s week seven of the new season, and the percent of difference in box office sales between last season and this has closed to less than two percent. Overall, this past week saw a dip compared to the previous week; $18,434,166 to $18,880,520. The difference was spread over almost... Read more
“StubHub Named Official Fan to Fan Ticket Marketplace for Virgin Mobile Festival, Offering Fans Premier VIP & Backstage Access” SAN FRANCISCO, CA (MARKET WIRE) July 16, 2008 — StubHub, the world’s largest ticket marketplace, today announced it has forged a partnership to become the Official Fan to Fan Ticket... Read more
As the issue concerning Elton John tickets in Canada continues to swirl, Ticketmaster is reportedly denying any involvement in placing tickets to some of the upcoming Canadian shows on its TicketsNow subsidiary website. In recent days, Ticketmaster has faced considerable scrutiny over the matter, where premium Elton John tickets... Read more