Market Heat Report: Elton John Jumps Into Top 5
Fresh off headlines that he is hoping to play a role in the upcoming live action version of The Lion King (starring one Beyonce as well as a litany of other top names), Elton John pushed into the Top 5 of the secondary market on Sunday, with tickets to... Read more
Tickets On Sale: Monday, November 13, 2017
There’s a chill in the air, but the tickets are hot, as Billy Joel adds yet another date to his record-smashing residency at Madison Square Garden, available on presale (for Citi cardholders) this morning at 10AM. The Foo Fighters, who rapidly sold out a summer gig at Chicago’s Wrigley... Read more
With “Reputation” Out, Taylor Swift Tour Dates May Be Announced Soon
Update: Monday, November 13, 10:47am Taylor Swift announced her tour dates on Monday morning via press release. The tickets will be on sale starting December 5. Click to read the full press release from Live Nation. With all the hubbub surrounding the “Verified Fan” shenanigans that Taylor Swift fans... Read more
Ticket Bundles Help the Artist, Hurt the Fans
The ticket bundle sales tactic is becoming more and more popular, and it’s no mystery why – by “giving” fans a physical or digital download of their album with every concert ticket purchase, artists are able to boost their chart positions in a big way. The consequences for the... Read more
StubHub, Other Resale Offices in UK Raided by Authorities
StubHub’s London offices were raided by investigators from the United Kingdom’s Competition and Markets Authority over the summer as part of an investigation into the secondary giants’ partnerships. GetMeIn and Seatwave, which are subsidiaries of Ticketmaster/Live Nation (NASDAQ: LYV) were also required to turn over information related to the... Read more
Tickets On Sale: November 9, 2017
A pair of dates from Queens of the Stone Age are among the highlights of the tickets available in the marketplace today from various sellers, as Josh Homme and co. continue adding to their upcoming tour. Other presale highlights include shows from comic favorite Jeff Dunham, country star Marty... Read more
A Meat Loaf Musical May Be Coming To Broadway
Bat Out of Hell, a Meat Loaf-based musical that premiered in Manchester, England earlier this year, may hit Broadway in time for the Tony cutoff date in April, sources tell the New York Post. The musical features hits from the original 1977 Bat Out of Hell album like “You... Read more
Fan Still Awaiting Refunds for Cancelled Blake Shelton Show
Back in August, fans who purchased tickets to the Carolina Kickoff concert at East Carolina University received a double dose of bad news when it was announced that not only would the show be rescheduled, but that the new date would conflict with the schedule of then-headliner Blake Shelton,... Read more
Market Heat Report: Super Bowl Anticipation Begins
Though still months away with a date set for February 4th, 2018, Super Bowl LII is already gaining traction in the ticket marketplace, making the No. 1 spot on the TicketNetwork Top 20 today. Following that is the Dallas Cowboys vs. Philadelphia Eagles next weekend at No. 2, and... Read more
Jay-Z Threatens Legal Action Over Negative 4:44 Tour Coverage
When Jay-Z canceled a concert in Fresno, California early last week without explanation, a search for the cause quickly settled on what appeared to be an obvious one: the mogul’s 4:44 tour may not be as successful as one might expect for the hip hop legend. Evidence was there:... Read more