As Classic Rockstars Retire, Who Will Take Over Sales In The Industry?
Over the past year, some of the biggest names in the music industry announced their retirement and end of touring, leaving younger musicians to rise to the occasion — and claim their spot on top. Elton John, Neil Diamond, Rush, Paul Simon, Kenny Rogers, Joan Baez, Ozzy Osbourne and... Read more
The End of a Career: Kenny Rogers Wraps Up Tour Early
Country music legend Kenny Rogers, now 79, had to put an early end to his farewell world tour, The Gambler’s Last Deal,  due to a “series of health challenges.” According to Fox News California, Rogers’ last eight concerts of the tour were cancelled, including his May 26 concert at... Read more
TicketNews 2017 In Review: Top Selling Concerts
This past year had its ups and downs – but in times of trouble, live music consistently proves a popular refuge from the real world. As it comes to a close, TicketNews is taking a look back at the best selling concerts of 2017. As is evident from just... Read more
Market Heat Report: Ed Sheeran In But MLB Postseason Still Dominates
The countdown to the World Series continues and Los Angeles Dodgers fans are still most hopeful about their team’s prospects. TBD Home Games 1, 2 & 3 for a Dodgers’ hosted World Series are Nos. 1, 3 & 18 on today’s chart, showing how willing LA fans are to... Read more
Tickets On Sale: Friday, September 15, 2017
We’ve reached the ides of September, and it’s Friday, so that means there’s a veritable fire hose worth of tickets on sale that fans can drink from – over 1,000 in general sale alone. “Girls Just Wanna Have Fun” and “Time After Time” bopper Cyndi Lauper is among the... Read more
Tickets On Sale: Wednesday, September 13, 2017
The annual holiday run from the Trans Siberian Orchestra headlines the day’s onsale activity in ticketing, with a number of shows by the electric-orchestral hybrid up for grabs in presale fashion. Other highlights in the presale world include an additional run of shows by Bob Dylan and his Band,... 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: Mayweather-McGregor Dominant
Monday was on-sale day for the highly anticipated boxing showdown between MMA star Conor McGregor and unbeaten legend Floyd Mayweather Jr. – so it should come as no surprise that the fight dominated the TicketNetwork marketplace on the day. Tickets for the event came in at No. 1, with... 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
Market Heat Report: Beautiful Numbers for the Beautiful Game
It’s feeling awful European (or, rather, awful ‘everywhere but the United States’) these days, as the secondary market continues to be absolutely dominated by soccer, which took eight of the Top 10 spots in the daily tally on TicketNetwork. While Kenny Rogers remained at No. 1 with his farewell... Read more