Tag: secondary ticketing

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eBay and AEG team up for ticketing and sponsorship

eBay and entertainment firm AEG have announced a big partnership involving ticketing, venue sponsorships and other technology collaboration.
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Seatwave criticises Radiohead paperless ticketing plans

Secondary ticketing companies are piling in with their opinions about the sale of paperless tickets for upcoming Radiohead concerts in the UK.
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Viagogo appoints “crisis communications expert” to clean up tainted image

Earlier this year, a Dispatches documentary in the UK exposed sharp practices at a number of secondary ticketing sites
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Viagogo appoints “crisis communications expert” to clean up tainted image

Earlier this year, a Dispatches documentary in the UK exposed sharp practices at a number of secondary ticketing sites.
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Radiohead managers: ‘Secondary ticketing is wrong on so many levels’

Fans looking for tickets to Radiohead's upcoming UK tour will be able to buy tickets secondhand, but without the markup associated with secondary ticketing sites.
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Could Michael Jackson death spark secondary ticketing meltdown?

A storm may be brewing in the secondary ticketing market, following the death of Michael Jackson last night. With 750,000 tickets sold for his planned run of gigs at London's The O2 venue - many of which have been re-sold...
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Ticketmaster subpoenaed over secondary ticketing

Ticketmaster has confirmed that it's been subpoenaed or received other requests for information over its approach to the secondary ticketing market by the US Justice Department, the Federal Trade Commission and the New Jersey...
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Trent Reznor slams secondary ticketing “scalpers”

In a post on his website's forum, Nine Inch Nails mainman Trent Reznor has addressed (at length) the issue of secondary ticketing, accusing Live Nation and Ticketmaster of intentionally supporting and fuelling the secondary...
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SeatKarma merges secondary ticketing with venue maps

SeatKarma is the latest secondary ticketing search engine, but at least it has a schtick.
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Secondary ticketing firms sign on for Madonna tour

Madonna's upcoming Sticky & Sweet tour will stop in at stadia and arenas around the world, but for once, many tickets sold through the secondary market will be generating even more revenues for the star. Promoter...