Foo Fighters Draw Protesters Over Vaccination Requirements
The Foo Fighters got back to live performances this week, but it wasn’t without a measure of controversy in the form of a picket line outside the venue. Anti-vaccine protesters, including actor and prominent anti-vaccine mouthpeice Ricky Schroeder, showed up in California to share their displeasure with the bands... Read more
Florida Concert Charging 50x Premium For Non-Vaccinated Fans
A Florida concert promoter is pushing for COVID vaccinations in a unique way – by charging more than 50x the ticket price for fans who can’t provide proof of their having gotten the jab. The June 26 performance, which features the band Teenage Bottlerocket, is $18 per ticket for... Read more
NY Knicks Plan Vaccinated-Only Ticketing For Playoffs if they Advance
The New York Knicks want to have a full building if they make it to the second round of the NBA Playoffs. In New York, the only way the authorities will allow that for the time being is for everyone to be fully vaccinated, so the team plans to... Read more
NFL Planning on Full Stadiums for Fall 2021, Per Commissioner
If the National Football League has its way, there will be fans in the stands for the 2021 season when things kick off this fall – at full capacity, according to NFL Commissioner Roger Goddell. “All of us in the NFL want to see every one of our fans... Read more
Live Entertainment Giants Offer Venues, Staff in Vaccination Push
A who’s who of live entertainment companies sent a letter to President Biden earlier this week offering the “full support and resources of the live event industry” in the nationwide push to vaccinate Americans and put an end to the COVID pandemic. Live Nation, AEG, Oak View Group, The... Read more