Disney Channel’s television and pop music starlet Miley Cyrus has already caused a sensation this week with the announcement of her North American summer tour, which will use paperless ticketing exclusively for all 45 dates. Now word is out that once her itinerary wraps on this side of the... Read more
Since the initial unveiling of Michael Jackson’s epic 50-date residency at The O2 Arena in London, ENG, speculation has swirled around the performer’s ability to successfully complete an engagement of that proportion. The event’s promoter AEG Live is now stepping forward to confirm that Jackson is fully prepared —... Read more
This story was updated on Thursday, May 27, 2010, at 1:33pm EST to reflect that charges against Justin Beaune have been dismissed, and a settlement was reached between him and Ice Entertainment LLC. A Provo, UT-based ticket brokerage is out a reported $318,000 after an alleged con man scammed... Read more
There are news reports that the NHL’s Vancouver Canucks, who have a six-to-eight year waiting list for season tickets, are imposing seat limits – including those held by longtime season ticket holders. Canada’s CBC News reported that Kingsley Bailey, who re-sells event tickets through his business Vancouver Ticket Services,... Read more
A Manitoba politician is the latest Canadian official to call for more regulation of the ticketing industry. David Faurschou, a Tory Member of Legislative Assembly (MLA) and part of the Portage la Prairie Constituency, told TicketNews that his proposed bill, the Amusements Amendment Act Bill 237, does not prohibit... Read more
Two months after the Vancouver Olympic Committee (VANOC) took court action against Coast2Coast Tickets for allegedly reselling of Winter Olympic tickets, which the organization prohibits, VANOC has sued another Canadian travel company, Winnipeg-based Roadtrips, for doing the same thing. According to the Vancouver Sun, the latest VANOC suit claims... Read more
ANSA news agency stated Tuesday that UEFA Champions League Final tickets will be selling for up to 3,000 euros ($4,200) outside Rome’s Stadio Olimpico this Wednesday, May 27, for the game between Manchester United and Barcelona, and tension is mounting over speculation that there could be impending trouble. The... Read more
Depeche Mode has been forced to cancel three more concerts as lead singer Dave Gahan’s health has not sufficiently improved. He still needs more time to get over his bout with gastroenteritis. The latest batch of cancelled shows are May 23 at Gwardia Stadium in Warsaw, POL; May 25... Read more
Michael Jackson is going to have some very unhappy fans. But it is not his fault. Tour production delays caused Michael Jackson to push the July 8 kick-off date of his 50-date residency at London’s O2 Arenas back to July 13. Three other July dates also had to be... Read more
The start date for Michael Jackson’s extended residency at the O2 Arena in London has been officially pushed back to July 13. Earlier this month, industry insiders speculated on the possibility of production delays causing a late start for the highly anticipated This Is It concert series. Jackson’s booked... Read more