Ticket scalping has been an issue for major events ever since selling tickets began. From the venues to the bands all the way down to the fans, nobody likes scalpers. Make that, especially not the fans: Fast-fingered scalpers snatch up tickets en masse, leaving many fans disappointed and empty-hand ... More >>
Update, 4/19/12: The Fiona Apple presale password appears to be "criminal" for the St. Louis show. You can buy presale tickets for the show on Ticketmaster right now; the general sale is tomorrow. Prices range from $35 to $75 before fees. That's the same password used in February for the March 31 s ... More >>
Van Halen fans disappointed the band's spring 2012 tour did not include a St. Louis stop saw a glimmer of hope this morning when Ticketmaster posted information about an April 29th date at the Scottrade Center and the Post-Dispatch reported the show. But there was cause for skepticism -- no mentio ... More >>
Today is a good day for opponents of Ticketmasters online fees. Or is it? As part of an eight-year old ongoing class action lawsuit against the company, customers were notified of the terms of a proposed settlement. The suit claims that Ticketmaster's Order Processing Fee and UPS delivery charge are ... More >>
Don't be like this dance enthusiast and miss out. You know by now: Radiohead has announced the first leg of its 2012 tour and St. Louis has one of the shows. It's on March 9th at the Scottrade Center, and tickets go on sale through Ticketmaster on Saturday at 10 a.m. But some spots (history ... More >>
Jon GitchoffEddie Vedder with Pearl Jam at the Scottrade Center last year.2011 is a year of reflection for generation Xers. It's been twenty years since Nirvana released Nevermind and Eddie Vedder moved to Seattle to front Mookie Blaylock, the band that would become Pearl Jam. Rock journali ... More >>
Wikimedia CommonsBlink-182 and My Chemical Romance bring their 2011 Honda Civic Tour to the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater (did I miss any mandatory corporate name drops in there?). It's the Amphitheater's 20th anniversary, and in celebration, the first 2,500 lawn tickets sold for this show o ... More >>
Danny ClinchMy Morning Jacket, whose new album Circuital is scheduled for a May 31 release date, is coming to St. Louis on August 2nd, when the band will play the Pageant. Tickets go on sale June 3rd at 5 p.m. at the Pageant box office or through Ticketmaster. Frontman Jim James' most recent ... More >>
Sade's long-awaited, highly anticipated St. Louis show with John Legend finally has a confirmed date: July 28 at the Scottrade Center. Tickets are on sale Saturday, April 16, at 10 a.m. and are available at the venue box office, Livenation.com, Ticketmaster and via phone at 1-800-745-3000.
The Michael Jackson tributes keep on rolling in. Last week, we noted that the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra was going to be performing a night of MJ music in June. Now comes word that Cirque du Soleil is launching Michael Jackson: The Immortal World Tour, and it'll be in St. Louis at the Scott ... More >>
Months ago, we said that Taylor Swift's 2011 world tour was stopping in St. Louis on August 14, venue to-be-announced. Well, we can now confirm that Swift will be at the Scottrade center on that date -- and on August 13 too. Needtobreathe will open both dates. Tickets are on sale on Friday, F ... More >>
[Update, 5 p.m. Tuesday, November 16: Show confirmed, tickets are on sale Friday at 5 p.m. $30.] [Update, 10 p.m. Tuesday, November 9: Well, a VIP pre-sale link for the show has shown up on Ticketmaster, which also says that tickets are on sale next Friday to everyone. Still no word yet from the Pa ... More >>
Wikimedia CommonsCoooo. I might be coming for you again, Kings of Leon. Coooo.Kings of Leon isn't letting a little pigeon poop stop it from returning to St. Louis: On Saturday, September 25, the band is doing a free show at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater. Now, if you were at the July 23 sh ... More >>
Metric.LiveNation/Ticketmaster already eliminated service fees on tickets purchased during the entire month of June. And now, for the last ten days of the promotion, it's having a lawn-ticket fire sale. Each day, one local show will have these tickets on sale for $10. Yup, just $10 -- with no ... More >>
Gravity Kills, New World Spirits, Soul Kiss and the Hunted will be performing at a benefit show at the Roberts Orpheum Theater on June 25. The night benefits the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation Midwest Chapter and will include celebrity bartenders such as the Point's Jeff Burton (of Thom and Jef ... More >>
According to Pollstar, Lady Gaga and Kanye West's "Fame Kills" tour is set to hit St. Louis on Friday, December 4, at the Scottrade Center. Neither Ticketmaster nor the Scottrade's website has this info yet, so consider it tentative until we do get word. In light of last night's events -- i.e., when ... More >>
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