Market Heat Report: Royals are Red Hot
The Kansas City Royals have taken the TicketNetwork marketplace by storm, securing 5 out of 20 spots on today’s Market Heat Report. Fans are heading to Kauffman Stadium all weekend long to watch the Royals go head-to-head with the Seattle Mariners, as well as on Monday and Tuesday to... Read more
Market Heat Report: Concert Season Underway, Football Season Ahead
As the month of July wraps up, music-lovers rushed to take advantage of summer concert season while they still can, grabbing last-minute tickets to day 2 of The Classic East festival in New York featuring Fleetwood Mac, Journey, and Earth, Wind & Fire, a Guns N’ Roses show in... Read more
Market Heat Report: Italian Tenor Bocelli Makes Headway
Soccer is still king in the TicketNetwork marketplace, but some music acts are beginning to make headway into the Top 10 once again, headlined by blind Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli, who is performing in mid-December at Madison Square Garden. Fan purchases on the TicketNetwork marketplace had that holiday season... Read more
Coalition for Ticket Fairness Prepares for New York Battle
While battles are waged every year in state houses across the United States, certain locations are key to the industry. New York, home to Broadway and famed venues like Madison Square Garden, Jones Beach Amphitheater, and Syracuse’s Carrier Dome, is one such place. 2018 is shaping to be a... Read more
Market Heat Report: Ed Sheeran Burns Up the Charts
On the eve of his appearance in the Citi Concert Series on the Today Show in the United States, Ed Sheeran dominated the TicketNetwork secondary numbers, picking up four Top 20 spots in the market heat report for the day. Sheeran’s Friday date in Toronto came in at No. 4,... Read more
Market Heat Report: Paul McCartney Rockets to No. 1
Ironically, the top seller on America’s Independence Day was a famous Brit, as Paul McCartney’s show on Monday, July 10th in Tampa took the No. 1 spot in TicketNetwork sales for Tuesday, July 4, 2017. The former Beatle was one of only two concerts in the Top 10, which... Read more
Market Heat Report: Baseball and Fireworks
With the 4th of July around the corner, the sales were brisk for some of America’s favorite pastimes- boxing, baseball, and fireworks. Conor McGregor’s August showdown with Floyd Mayweather in Las Vegas continued to show strong sales numbers, coming in at No. 1, while five of the other events... Read more
Industry Testimony Against Connecticut Ticket Protections Riddled With Inconsistencies
In January of 2018, residents of Connecticut will be the beneficiaries of new consumer protections related to their right to re-sell tickets purchased for events in the state, as well as rights related to tickets purchased on the secondary market. In a measure supported by a coalition of bipartisan... Read more
“Hello, Dolly!”, “Dear Evan Hansen” Oust “Hamilton” as Broadway’s Top Ticket
“Hello, Dolly!” — a Broadway revival starring Bette Midler, has been a juggernaut so far in 2017, ousting longtime sales king “Hamilton” from the top spot on the Great White Way in the marketplace. Excitement over the new production of a Broadway classic, combined with the departure of writer and... Read more
Alleged Ponzi Scheme Leads to Fraud Charges for National Event Co. CEO
Jason Nissen, the CEO of the New York-based National Event Co. was charged with wire fraud after allegedly scamming investors for more than $70 million earlier today, according to Bloomberg.com. The charges stem from Nissen allegedly using cash from new investors to repay earlier investors, according to New York... Read more