My Chemical Romance Fans Lash Out At Ticketmaster For ‘Dynamic Pricing’
UPDATE – February 3, 2020 – My Chemical Romance’s North American tour reportedly sold-out in under six hours. — Emo-rock group My Chemical Romance sent fans into a frenzy when they announced a reunion tour this week. However, when tickets went on sale Friday afternoon, thousands were left empty... Read more
Atlanta Hamilton Fans Find Jacked-Up Prices Following Day One Inventory Holdback
As has been the case at every location that Lin Manuel Miranda’s hip hop/history tour de force Hamilton has set up shop, the performance saw major demand as it went on sale in Atlanta last month. Fans hoping to score tickets were met with long delays as the system queued... Read more
Dynamic Pricing Disrupter Broker Genius Raises $15 Million in Funding
NEW YORK (PRWEB) NOVEMBER 09, 2017 Broker Genius (, the New York-based pioneers of dynamic pricing technology for the secondary ticket market, secured a $15 million Series A round of funding from Boston-based growth equity firm Volition Capital. The proceeds will support additional product development, expand coverage, and enhance big... Read more
Inability to Be All Things Exposed in Ticketmaster Complaint
One of the keys to the Live Nation/Ticketmaster model is the vertical integration of the company. From the parent company comes exclusivity ties to a huge percentage of the venues in the country. Ticketing flows through them for a huge number of acts. Then, when tickets are gone, they... Read more
Did Ticketmaster Drop U2 Prices to Compete With Secondary?
We received an interesting email on Thursday night from a frustrated fan of Irish rockers U2 somewhere in the greater Kansas City area. I did a quick internet search and am surprised that no fans are complaining about the fact that U2 ticket prices were lowered sometime recently for... Read more