Live Nation’s Michael Rapino Admits Some Ticket Fees ‘Not Defendable’

Live Nation’s Michael Rapino Admits Some Ticket Fees ‘Not Defendable’

Courtesy of Billboard: Songkick officially shuts down as damaging testimony trickles out in its case with Ticketmaster. Live Nation CEO Michael Rapinoadmitted in emails that some of the fees Ticketmaster charges for the sale of tickets are “not defendable” and that the company needs a “simpler more artist friendly policy/rule to meet the reality of today.” The admission follows decades of […]

Single-game men’s basketball ticket information

Single-game men’s basketball ticket information

Courtesy of CoachCal.com: On-sale dates and single-game ticket prices for each of Kentucky’s home games will have its first public on-sale opportunity on Tuesday. Once again this season, the UK Athletics Ticket Office, in conjunction with its partnership with Ticketmaster, will enable its resale marketplace for all 20 men’s basketball home games prior to the […]

Indians playoff tickets purchased on a secondary market other than StubHub could be canceled

Indians playoff tickets purchased on a secondary market other than StubHub could be canceled

Courtesy of Crain’s Cleveland Business: Late Monday afternoon, the Indians announced that single-game tickets to the American League Division Series will go on sale on Sept. 29. That was noteworthy for non-season-ticket-holders who are excited about possibly the best two words in sports — October baseball — returning to Progressive Field. But what really stood […]

How Penn State’s Student Football Ticket Program Compares To Other Major Programs

How Penn State’s Student Football Ticket Program Compares To Other Major Programs

Courtesy of Onward State: Penn State’s 2017 football season kicked off on Sept. 2 when the Nittany Lions downed the Akron Zips at Beaver Stadium 52-0. As usual, the student section was rocking with thousands of screaming fans carrying on a historic Penn State tradition. Most of the students in attendance — aside from those who obtained tickets […]