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MGM Resorts Announce $800M Settlement With Route 91 Festival Victims
A settlement was announced Thursday to resolve claims against MGM Resorts related to the 2017 massacre at the Route 91 Harvest Festival in 2017, according to CNBC. The settlement will pay claimants at least $735 million, according to a press release issued by the company. The total settlement may... Read more
Stage Front Heading to Ticket Summit as a Diamond Sponsor
Founded in 1984, Stage Front has grown to be a prominent leader in the ticketing industry!  You know us for our state-of-the-art software and superior support that help many brokers grow exponentially. Now, with 34-years experience, we bring advanced pricing technology tools and analytics that integrate with your POS... Read more
Legends in Concert Headlines First Ticket Onsales of 2019
Acclaimed all-star tribute show Legends in Concert notches the first major ticket onsale of the New Year when it has tickets for over 300 performances hit the market. Legends in Concert – which celebrates the music of artists from Michael Jackson and Bruce Springsteen to Adele and Taylor Swift... Read more
America’s Got Talent Winner Shin Lim To Headline Show at Paris Theater
Last night, the card magician Shin Lim was announced the winner of America’s Got Talent Season 13, landing himself a $1 million prize and a headlining show in Las Vegas. Lim, 26, is due to headline America’s Got Talent Live at the Paris Theater at the Paris Las Vegas... Read more
Ticket Summit Announces Move to Bellagio for July 2019
Ticket Summit, the ticket industry trade show held each summer, is returning to the Bellagio for 2019, according to a post on its website. The 2019 edition will take place on July 8-10, returning to the hotel and casino where its 2012 and 2013 iterations were held. “We are... Read more
Celine Dion Cancels More Shows, This Time for Surgical Procedure
The luck of Celine Dion fans hoping to catch the singer’s show in Las Vegas continues to be at a low ebb, as the diva announced the cancellation of dates in March and April due to a need to treat an ear condition, according to multiple outlets. “My luck... Read more
Blink-182 Announces “King of the Weekend,” Residency In Vegas
Blink-182 will be making their way to Las Vegas this summer as a part of the first-ever 16-date rock residency at the newly renovated Pearl Concert Theater, cleverly named after one of their hit tracks, “Kings of the Weekend.” Live Nation and the Pearl Concert Theater invited the nominees... Read more
Elton John Reschedules Two Shows To Clear Calendar for Royal Wedding
Some Elton John fans got some unfortunate news this week, as the singer opted to cancel a pair of shows at the Las Vegas residency he is currently performing (followed by his massive Farewell Yellow Brick Road starting later this year) due to the scheduling of the royal wedding... Read more
Lady Gaga Confirms Rumors of a Las Vegas Residency
Lady Gaga confirmed today the rumors of a Sin City residency. She will begin a two-year engagement at Monte Carlo Hotel & Casino’s Park Theater in Las Vegas in December 2018. “Six-time GRAMMY Award-winner, Golden Globe Award-winner and Academy Award-nominee superstar entertainer Lady Gaga will bring her one-of-a-kind talent and creativity to... Read more
Ticket Summit 2018 Set for July at Caesars Palace Las Vegas
Ticket Summit, the leading conference and trade show for ticketing and live entertainment professionals, announced that it will be holding its 2018 edition on July 16-18 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, Nevada. This will be the first time for the event at that venue, a AAA Four Diamond... Read more