Ticket Insider – One Direction, Linkin Park, & Lady Gaga Tickets On Sale

One Direction, Linkin Park, & Lady Gaga Tickets On Sale

New Tickets On Sale This Week

One Direction, 10/31 at 10am

Since their first studio album in September 2011, One Direction has not stopped climbing the charts and making everyone around the globe a fan of the English-Irish pop boy band.

August Burns Red, 10/31 at 10am

Ticketmaster fans agree that August Burns Red is “worth seeing more than once” and that the Hard Rock/Metal band is “absolutely freaking amazing”. They received a 4.8 out of 5 stars from Ticketmaster fans who have seen them live so miss their next show in your area.

Lady Gaga, 11/3 at 10am

Lady Gaga returns to select cities for a special performance with Tony Bennett. If you missed Lady Gaga during her ARTPOP Rave Tour or want to catch a different side of Lady Gaga, pick up tickets to this special event.

San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo, 11/3 at 10am

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Ten 2014 MLS Season Highlights & MLS Cup Playoffs Schedule

2014 MLS Season Highlights & MLS Cup Playoffs Schedule
The 19th season of Major League Soccer (MLS) is in the books, and now it’s time for the MLS Cup Playoffs.

The 2014 MLS regular season kicked off with 19 total soccer clubs; sixteen in the United States and three from Canada. Overall, there were quite a few memorable moments in the 2014 MLS season. Let’s take a look at some highlights below, plus, keep scrolling down for a rundown of the upcoming MLS Cup Playoffs schedule.

Highlights from the 2014 MLS season (in no particular order)

1. Thierry Henry joined MLS in 2010. In 2014, he made his 100th MLS regular season appearance for the New York Red Bulls.

2. On October 4, 2014, Landon Donovan of the LA Galaxy broke the MLS all-time assist record (136) when he surpassed Steve Ralston for the assist title. Donovan would finish the season with 136 career regular-season assists.

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The Ticketmaster Ticket Countdown Clock Is Here

Ticketmaster's Ticket Countdown Clock Presale and Onsale Tickets

Scoring tickets for that must-see event just got a little easier. For the first time ever, Ticketmaster is providing a general onsale and presale ticket countdown clock on event pages so you can stay in the know about the tickets you want.

Ticketmaster’s desktop web pages will feature a new countdown timer for upcoming presales and onsales, making it easy to get down-to-the-second updates on when you can purchase or preorder tickets. Stay ahead of the clock and check out these countdown tips and tricks.
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Mobile Concert Trends: How Smartphones are Enhancing the Live Event Experience

Mobile Concert Trends: How Smartphones are Enhancing the Live Event Experience

Mobile devices have changed the way we shop, dine, and even date, so it’s no surprise that they’re also enhancing the live event experience. There are the obvious benefits of having a smartphone at an event — snapping pics, posting social media updates, using your flashlight app in lieu of a lighter during the encore — but in what other ways are people using their devices to enrich the live experience?

With that question in mind, we surveyed thousands of North American ticket buyers to capture and understand the mobile habits — and desires — of the “always on” live event fan. The results of the study are as interesting as they are surprising — check out the infographic below to get the full scoop, and let us know how you use your device to enhance the live event experience in the comment section.

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Ticket Insider – Jason Aldean, Sam Smith, & Santana Tickets On Sale

Ticket Insider - Jason Aldean, Sam Smith, & Santana Tickets On Sale

New Tickets On Sale This Week

Future Islands – 10/24 at 9AM Pacific Time
Additional dates and shows have been added for the synthpop group from Baltimore, MD.

Ben Howard – 10/24 at 10AM Pacific Time
Tickets for Ben’s biggest U.S. tour went on sale with some dates and shows in Canada!

Jason Aldean – 10/24 at 8AM Pacific Time
Aldean is extending his sold-out Burn It Down Tour into 2015. The 23-city run kicks off in February.

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5 Ticket Buying Tips to Avoid Counterfeit Football Tickets This NFL Season

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With NFL season heating up, nothing can throw cold water on your live football experience like getting turned away on game day because of a counterfeit ticket. If you purchased your seats through Ticketmaster or one of our official partners, you’re good to go — your ticket’s barcode is verified and unique to you. For the rest of you, proceed with caution — it’s a jungle out there with a lot of pitfalls to be aware of. Don’t blow your hard-earned cash on a fraudulent ticket — avoid getting duped with these handy tips.
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Your Kids Will Rule the Block with These Disney-Inspired Halloween Costumes

Disney Character Inspired Halloween Costume Ideas

Ghosts, goblins, ghouls! What are your little ones thinking of being for Halloween this year? From costumes inspired by The Lion King and Frozen to Disney On Ice and The Little Mermaid, we’ve seen it all at our family events, and we’re always excited to see what comes through the door each year.

Here’s a look at some creative outfits inspired by your favorite characters.
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“Looks That Kill”: Throwback Thursday with Mötley Crüe

Throwback Thursday: "Looks that Kill" Memories with Mötley Crüe

We all have those photos. The ones that make us think of the good times, and maybe even laugh out loud at how things used to be.

As some of you may know, we recently wrapped up our #MotleyMemory Sweepstakes asking fans to submit their favorite Mötley Crüe memories and enter for a chance to win a trip to New York for one of the band’s final shows. Considering Tommy Lee and company have been around for more than three decades, you can only imagine how many big hair photos we received. It was so awesome that we couldn’t resist sharing a few of our favorite submissions. So let’s throw it back. Wayyyyy back! Read the rest of this entry »

Are we poised for a WILD World Series in 2014?


Can we say ”Year of the Wild Card?” The Kansas City Royals have swept their way through the postseason and the San Francisco Giants find themselves in a very familiar spot. Both coming from post season underdogs to playing for the crown…how sweet it is!

In the regular season, the Royals and the Giants each finished with under 90 wins; 89 and 88 respectively. The Royals and the Giants met just once during the regular season with the Royals sweeping the series and outscoring the Giants 16-6.

Check out some additional facts about the upcoming 2014 World Series
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Ticket Insider – The Who, NBA, NHL & Fleetwood Mac Tickets On Sale

Ticket Insider - The Who, NBA, NHL & Fleetwood Mac Tickets On Sale

New Tickets On Sale This Week

The Who – 10/17 at 10AM

One of the all time great Rock n’ Roll bands are going on tour in celebration of their 50-year legacy! Formed in the 60s, The Who still remains at the front of the rock music scene. Get ready for them to bring the biggest hits LIVE. Get tickets to The Who Hits 50! North American Tour.


The Who – Live Video of Baba O’Riley in 1971

Ricardo Arjona – 10/17 at 12PM

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