We want to hear from you and so do other fans! Since we launched fan reviews on Ticketmaster in July 2009, armies of enthusiastic fans of all kinds of events have been busy writing, rating, and reading. As of this post, we’ve counted more than 1 million reviews in the US and Canada for 4,500 artists, teams, and shows!
How did we surpass 1 million? Every day we email thousands of post-event review invitations to ticket buyers. In return, we’ve received an amazing response from fans eager to report on their live show experiences for fellow fans. As we work to develop what’s next in social commerce and community building for our site, we’re thrilled that reviews are becoming a useful decision tool for fans, with go-to content that captures the unequaled experience of a live show or game.
One of our favorite examples is a Disney On Ice recap from one young fan, whose father included this fun video to help share the moment:
As music discovery evolves, and thousands of new bands appear every year, our reviews will hopefully help you identify the standout shows.
Take the French band Phoenix – their current hit album Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix helped make them a commercial success. So how are they live? Well, their recent sold-out Hollywood Bowl show helped earn them an amazing 4.7 stars out of 5.
Check out what fans are saying about Phoenix on Ticketmaster.com:
“Impressive. Their energy is infectious- everyone was up and into the show. I mean everyone –18,000 people having a great time. They were gracious, happy to be playing at the bowl and really wowed. If you have a chance to go see them live, do it! You will not be disappointed.” Posted 09/20/2010 by Boots110 “I honestly didn’t know what to expect, having only heard Phoenix a few times on the radio. I was completely blown away, ABSOLUTELY AMAZING!!! They have such a good stage presence, their sound and lighting was exceptional and the band is sooo personable and was totally playing for the crowd before walking out to sing with them and inviting them onstage during the finale : )) I absolutely loved them and I can’t wait to see them when they tour LA again!!” – Posted 09/20/2010 by SunshineAK
See all reviews for Phoenix on Ticketmaster.com and let us hear your voice – share the experience after your next event! – Kip