Lauryn Hill Sets Tour for 20th Anniversary of ‘Miseducation’

Lauryn Hill Sets Tour for 20th Anniversary of ‘Miseducation’

Courtesy of EBONY: Live Nation has announced that Lauryn Hill will celebrate the 20th anniversary of her monumental debut album The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill with a tour across North America. According to Pitchfork, the 42-year-old will perform the album live and in its entirety. The Miseducation was released in 1998 after Ms. Hill left The Fugees. The album sold […]

New England Patriots team up with Ticketmaster to bring fans more ticketing options than ever in 2018 season

New England Patriots team up with Ticketmaster to bring fans more ticketing options than ever in 2018 season

Courtesy of Patriots.com: Ticketmaster, the global market leader in ticketing, has broadened its partnership with the New England Patriots to serve as the official ticketing marketplace for Patriots tickets at Gillette Stadium. This partnership marks the first time the New England Patriots will allow fans to purchase and sell Patriots tickets on Patriots.com/tickets. The renewal also […]

StubHub will join Flash Seats as an official Cavs ticket marketplace in 2018-19

StubHub will join Flash Seats as an official Cavs ticket marketplace in 2018-19

Courtesy of Crain’s Cleveland Business: Flash Seats, the digital ticketing system that has been used by the Cleveland Cavaliers since Dan Gilbert launched the company in 2006, will have some company when it comes to events at Quicken Loans Arena later this year. The Cavs announced on Thursday, April 12, that StubHub, the world’s largest ticket […]

Lions to drop Flash Seats ticketing, return to Ticketmaster this season

Lions to drop Flash Seats ticketing, return to Ticketmaster this season

Courtesy of Crain’s Detroit Business: The Detroit Lions will return to Ticketmaster for the 2018 season, jettisoning the Dan Gilbert-owned Flash Seats paperless digital ticketing system used at Ford Field since 2013. The team declined to comment on the switch, which was first disclosed in Feb. 8 letter from Lions President Rod Wood to season […]

Cubs selling 60 $10 tickets to all home games via lottery

Cubs selling 60 $10 tickets to all home games via lottery

Courtesy of the Chicago Tribune: The Cubs will offer 60 $10 tickets to every 2018 home game via an online lottery, borrowing a page from the theater business, the team announced Wednesday. Seats will be in the terrace reserved section of Wrigley Field’s lower deck. The Cubs previously have sold postseason tickets via lottery but never regular-season tickets […]

Live Nation Rules Music Ticketing, Some Say With Threats

Live Nation Rules Music Ticketing, Some Say With Threats

Courtesy of The New York Times: In 2010, when the Justice Department allowed the two most dominant companies in the live music business — Live Nation and Ticketmaster — to merge, many greeted the news with dread. Live Nation was already the world’s biggest concert promoter. Ticketmaster had for years been the leading ticket provider. […]