EU Parliament Passes Digital Services Act, Adding Ticket Regulations
The European Parliament has voted to approve the Digital Services Act (DSA), to better deal with online harms. New regulations tied to the legislation will include several measures related to the sale and resale of tickets online in the EU, including verification of professional sellers, requirements for annual reporting,... Read more
Ed Sheeran Fans Fume After Promoter Cancels First Responder Tickets
A much anticipated Ed Sheeran concert at Hampden in Glasgow turned to anger and sadness for some of the singer’s fans, after many were informed at the last minute that their tickets – which had been distributed free as a thank you to workers of the UK National Health... Read more
Oak View Group Tap Randy Morton, Marc Badain to Lead Vegas Project
Los Angeles-based Oak View Group (OVG) has announced its hiring of two established executives to lead the company’s massive Las Vegas project. The group announced a $3 billion development plan that would include a hotel, casino, and 20,000-seat arena in Las Vegas at the end of March this year,... Read more
LCD Soundsystem Plots Bay Area Residency Shows Late Summer
LCD Soundsystem have announced plans for a California Bay Area residency this summer, scheduling eight concerts in Oakland and San Francisco. The Brooklyn-based band led by James Murphy’s You Are Here Bay Area run will first visit Oakland’s Fox Theater on August 16, 17, 18 and 19, then head... Read more
BIG3 Basketball League and TickPick Announce Ticketing Partnership
TickPick, the ticket marketplace that offers its customers an all-in pricing model rather than the hidden fee, drip-pricing model, is going to serve as the official ticket marketplace for the BIG3 3-on-3 basketball league’s entire 2022 season. “The BIG3 has become a staple for basketball fans everywhere,” TickPick Business... Read more
Roger Waters “This Is Not A Drill” Tour to Launch July 6
Calling it his “first farewell tour”, Roger Waters is going to visit 37 cities across North America as part of his long-awaited “This Is Not A Drill” tour. Originally planned for 2020 summer, but postponed due to the pandemic, it begins from Pittsburgh, PA at PPG Paints Arena on... Read more
Nicki Minaj, A$AP Rocky, and Future to headline Rolling Loud New York 2022
Rolling Loud Festival announced the lineup of its New York edition with Nicki Minaj, A$AP Rocky, and Future as headliners. Taking place at Citi Field in Queens between 23-25 September, the-three-day event will also host established musicians such as Lil Baby, Pusha T, Lil Uzi Vert, Busta Rhymes, 21... Read more
A special performance by the Jonas Brothers as part of the collaboration between MSG Entertainment and Delta Air Lines
MSG Entertainment (Madison Square Garden Entertainment Corp.) and Delta Air Lines partnered for an exclusive performance by the Jonas Brothers on June 20. Presented as part of MSG Entertainment’s live music partnership platform “Staged By MSG”, Delta Jet Set with the Jonas Brothers event took place on the floor... Read more
Coachella Festival Plots 2023 Dates, Advance Tickets on Sale Friday
As a busy festival season rolls on, Coachella has announced its 2023 dates, and is putting advanced tickets on sale this week. The California festival will return on April 14-16 and 21-23 in 2023, and will see its ticketing switch to AXS, which is a subsidiary of AEG, same... Read more
Juneteenth Concert Set for Hollywood Bowl and CNN Broadcast
The famous Hollywood Bowl hosts “Juneteenth: A Global Celebration for Freedom” event which is going to reach a wide audience over the capacity of the venue via CNN’s live broadcast on June 19. Produced by Live Nation Urban and Jesse Collins Entertainment, the inaugural celebration concert features Black artists... Read more