New Ticketmaster iOS app – The easiest way to discover, buy, transfer and sell tickets

Ticketmaster iOS7 App Release

If you have an iPhone, you’re in good company, half of Ticketmaster’s smartphone-wielding fans have one.

We’re ticket-buying fans, too, and know how important it is to quickly—and easily—discover, buy, transfer and sell tickets when you’re on the go. With a better experience in mind for all of us, we just released our most dramatic app to date.

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5 Tips for your Kids’ First Concert

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You remember your first concert, don’t you? Who doesn’t?! It’s a major rite of passage whether you’re four, fourteen or forty. But if it’s your kid’s first show, you really want it to be a great concert experience—for both you and them. Here’s a handy guide:

Do your homework – Is the show on a school night? Is there an opening act that bumps the headliner way past their bedtime? You know your kid’s threshold for staying up late better than anyone, and sometimes an earlier nap is just the ticket.

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Continue the Fight Against AIDS with Ticketmaster & (RED)™!

Here at Ticketmaster, we’re supporting (RED)’s vision towards reaching a trailblazing milestone:
to deliver an AIDS FREE GENERATION.

That’s why we’ve teamed up with (RED), a nonprofit organization that partners with the world’s most iconic brands to generate contributions to the Global Fund to fight AIDS. 100 percent of contributions go to work on the ground, providing prevention, treatment, counseling, HIV testing and care services for people living with HIV/AIDS.

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Prepare for the Tony Awards
with these 10 Broadway Shows

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Do you love all the glitz, glamour, music and drama of Broadway in NYC? Then get excited, because the Tony Awards are returning June 8 to New York City’s iconic Radio City Music Hall.

The class-act of stage and screen, Hugh Jackman, is back as host for the 68th Annual Awards Ceremony. The master of ceremonies for the past two years, Neil Patrick Harris, will understandably have his hands full for the evening as a Best Actor nominee for his leading role in the rollicking Hedwig and the Angry Inch.

In honor of Broadway’s biggest night, we’ve made a list of some of the best and brightest productions to hit Broadway in New York City this season. Most of these shows are currently still running and packing out theaters in NYC, so what are you waiting for? Find Broadway tickets before the awards buzz gets any bigger!

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Beyonce and Jay Z: A Love Story in 10 GIFs

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Haven’t heard enough of Beyonce and JAY Z? It seems like it is hard to get away from the two as of lately, but nothing wrong with that! The two are one of the hottest couples right now and with their recent announcement of On The Run Tour together, it is only natural that we take a look at why they rock.

The two have been dating for over a decade now and have since been inseparable. We watched their relationship unravel from the beginning to getting married and having a baby. As their love grew, we also fell in love.

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Then & Now: Girl Bands

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Boy bands like One Direction and Emblem 3 are taking over as the era of boy bands commences. Their fandoms continue to grow more and more as the groups produce not only music but movies, TV ventures, and worldwide tours. However, it’s not just the guys that are rising in fame.

Girl groups have been prominent since the 1960s and have continued to become more popular. Starting with groups like the Supremes, girl groups have evolved over the years to become prominent influences in pop and r&b music. From TLC to The Pussycat Dolls, Destiny’s Child to Fifth Harmony, girl groups from the past and present tend to be positive upbeat role models that get us dancing!

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NBA Playoffs are HERE!

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Get ready to crash the boards, basketball fans; the NBA Playoffs tipped off over the weekend! And after a weekend full of back-and-forth battles, it’s clear that the 2014 playoff match-ups are some of the most exciting we’ve seen in a while. This year, it’s anyone’s game, and all 16 teams will be leaving it all on the court! If you want to experience the incomparable thrill of seeing NBA Playoffs live, Ticketmaster NBA and NBATickets.com have you covered.

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