From Screen to Stage: Five Throwback Movies Adapted to Broadway Musicals

Broadway shows have been based on everything from sensationalist tabloid headlines (Bat Boy) to NBA rivalries (Magic/Bird), but the most common source for inspiration may be the silver screen. Many classic throwback movies find new life on Broadway after undergoing the full-fledged song-and-dance treatment. It was recently announced that the 25 year old rom com […]

Ticketmaster NBA Prep For Playoffs Sweepstakes

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How to Avoid Fake Festival Tickets & Wristbands

It is heating up and festival season is here. With festivals gaining in popularity and demand over the last several years, we have seen a rise in fake or counterfeit festival tickets and wristbands. It’s important for us to help you avoid buying counterfeit or fake festival tickets. We have heard devastating stories from festival […]

9 People Youll Meet at Every Music Festival

Music festivals are working harder than ever to cram as many awesome activities as they can into one weekend of sheer bliss. It’s no surprise that people are flocking to these events in droves, not just for the great music but also for the free-spirited culture that festivals encourage. To celebrate the start of the […]

Featured Festival: Coachella 2015

Coachella announced its lineup way back in January, and fans are still buzzing about this year’s eclectic mix of artists and bands. From EDM superstars and up-and-coming indie darlings to a trio of heavyweight headliners, Coachella 2015 is going to be one for the books. Here are your Coachella Festival essentials. Coachella 2015 Lineup Highlights […]

Coachella Music Festival Fashion Rundown

It’s that magical time of year again—the season of dancing unapologetically hand-in-hand with strangers, exploring the soundwaves of bands you’ve never heard of, and rediscovering what it means to let go and be yourself. Yes, it’s festival season, and one of our favorites is gearing up to bring you musical bliss in the desert once […]

NHL Makes an Impact on the Ice

The game of hockey depends on ice. Whether the sport is being played at the professional level in an NHL arena or by kids outdoors on a backyard rink, a clean ice sheet is essential. Major environmental challenges, such as freshwater scarcity, affect opportunities for hockey players of all ages to learn and play the […]

10 Women Making Live Entertainment History Now

Did you know March is Women’s History Month? From mothers to daughters to neighbors to leaders, we look towards the females in the world who have fought, created, and breathed life into ours. To help celebrate Women’s History Month, we present you with a smorgasbord of women in the entertainment industry who are proving that […]

March Madness: Sweet 16 of Musicals [Infographic]

Last week we kicked off March Madness by rounding up the top 16 concerts attended by college basketball customers. This week we’re bringing you their Sweet 16 of Musicals–a look at the most popular arts & theater shows among fans who purchased college basketball tickets from Ticketmaster within the past three years. Some fun factoids […]

17 Superb Rock & Pop Festivals in 2015

Some of us are deeply connected to EDM festivals and some are diehard country fans, while others are strictly devoted to jazz and blues festivals. Among all of these genre-specific music festivals exists a gray area that encompasses various forms of pop, rock, indie, alternative, punk, metal, and beyond. Bridging the gap and bringing together […]

SXSW Music 2015: Artists On Tour + Playlist

Every year thousands of music, film, art, and tech enthusiasts flock to Austin for South by Southwest (SXSW), a week-long series of performances, parties, and panels focusing on cutting-edge trends in entertainment and digital media. While SXSW’s film and interactive offerings have grown tremendously in recent years, music remains the festival’s top draw, attracting thousands […]

March Madness: Sweet 16 of Concerts [Infographic]

In honor of March Madness, we took a look at the ticket buying trends of college basketball customers. Every Wednesday leading up to the Sweet 16 round we’ll post a new infographic illustrating the results on the Ticketmaster Blog. Our first Sweet 16 includes popular concerts among fans who purchased college basketball tickets from Ticketmaster […]