LONDON, ENGLAND (viagogo.com) April 2, 2008 – Following the sell-out, many fans will turn to the resale market to get their tickets on websites such as eBay. But unless they choose where to buy carefully, they run the risk of being defrauded. Not only could they lose their money,but... Read more
PITTSBURGH, PA – April 1, 2008 – ShowClix (www.showclix.com), a Pittsburgh-based live music search engine and online ticketing company, today released the latest version of its online ticketing solution, which now includes an innovative mobile ticketing service. ShowClix will officially debut the new mobile ticketing service at a concert... Read more
“Area’s Leading Web Site Sponsors Live Concerts: cleveland.com announces three year partnership with Live Nation.” Cleveland, OH (PRWEB) April 1, 2008 – The next 36 months promise to be exciting for concert goers in Northeast Ohio. As a result of a unique partnership between cleveland.com and Live Nation, the... Read more
SAN FRANCISCO, CA–(Marketwire – March 31, 2008) – StubHub, the world’s largest ticket marketplace, has announced the grand opening of The 19th Hole – StubHub Hospitality Clubhouse for the 2008 Masters Tournament in Augusta, GA, April 7 – 13. Golf fans looking for an alternative to the typical high... Read more
“Durham Performing Arts Center Chooses Ticketmaster To Provide Ticketing Services for Research Triangle’s New Cultural Venue” DURHAM, NC & WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA (PRNewswire) Mon, Mar 31st 2008 – The Durham Performing Arts Center has chosen Ticketmaster, the world’s leading live entertainment ticketing and marketing company, as its exclusive ticketing... Read more
“U2 to Join Live Nation Artists” Los Angeles, CA (PR Newswire) Mon, Mar 31st 2008 Live Nation President and Chief Executive Officer Michael Rapino announced today that the company has reached an agreement in principle to enter into a 12-year global contractual relationship with U2, who will join the... Read more
In the wake of the Hannah Montana ticket fiasco, fingers have been pointed in various directions as people look for answers. But, one company has emerged as the villain, Pittsburgh-based RMG Technologies, whose software gives ticket brokers the ability to quickly navigate the Ticketmaster website and snatch up blocks... Read more
TicketNews has learned that several top officials at TicketsNow have left the company in an apparent corporate shakeup, including founder and chairman Mike Domek. Domek stepped down as CEO of the company last summer, but retained his chairmanship, following the appointment of former Expedia Corporate Travel president Cheryl Rosner... Read more
Since it was founded in 2004, the internet social community Facebook has changed how people connect with family and friends around the world, and now the launch of a new application will allow people to share their concert going experiences. ConcertAttack.com announced on this week that their new “Concert... Read more
It’s someone whose name has been associated with Big Government and politics for more than a half-century, but a little known fact about the late Ohio Senator Howard M. Metzenbaum is that he was also a ticket scalper. Metzenbaum, who died last week at age 90 was a trombone-playing,... Read more