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March 1, 2012 

UK Investigative Report Alleges Widespread Primary Ticket Allocations Going To Secondary Market Sites

An investigative program by UK broadcaster Channel 4 alleged that thousands of tickets being sold of secondary ticketing websites such as Viagogo and Seatwave, which claim to be fan-to-fan are instead being sold by insiders such as event promoters and art

LMFAO Plans Major North American Tour

After putting in a performance with Madonna during halftime at the Superbowl, LMFAO is preparing to take their show on the road.

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Ticket Fiasco Fires Up ‘Burning Man’ Fest

The biggest prior threats to Burning Man’s annual regeneration in the Black Rock Desert were U.S. land use laws, undercover cops and the media-perpetuated perception that the largest outdoor arts festival in North America is really just an excuse to get n

Apple Ponders What To Do With Too Much Cash

Apple CEO Tim Cook says he believes the world's most valuable company has more money than it needs.

Storms Damage Country Music Resort Town, Kill 13

A pre-dawn twister flattened entire blocks of homes in a small Illinois town Wednesday as violent storms ravaged the Midwest and South, killing at least 12 people in three states.

It was devastating.
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Apple Expected To Announced iPad 3 At March 6h Event

Apple is expected to unveil a new version of the iPad at an event in San Francisco next week.

The Artist And Hugo Win Big At Oscar Night

Nostalgia ruled at the Oscars, with the classic film homages "The Artist" and "Hugo" dominating with five awards each, Meryl Streep winning her first best-actress prize in nearly three decades and longtime favorite Billy Crystal returning as host.

TicketNetwork CEO Takes Leave Following Arrest

The CEO of online ticket exchange TicketNetwork says he's taking a leave of absence, hours after Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said the state is examining a loan deal with the company following the CEO's arrest at an Oscar party.

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Foo Fighters Cancel Asian Tour

The Foo Fighers were forced to cancel the nearly sold-out Asian leg of their tour after the band's frontman Dave Grohl was advised by a doctor to rest his vocal chords.


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01/27/12Michael Jackson The Immortal World Tour by Cirque du Soleil Staples Center - Los Angeles, CA Cirque du Soleil 3/0 3,867,569 31,632 35,814 88.3% $250.00
02/14/12Rod Stewart Sydney Entertainment Centre - Sydney, Frontier Touring Co. 2/2 3,866,074 20,150 20,150 100% $409.57
02/10/12Michael Jackson The Immortal World Tour by Cirque du Soleil Toyota Center - Houston, TX Cirque du Soleil 3/0 3,627,938 30,548 33,018 92.5% $250.00
01/11/12Jersey Boys (Tour) Broward Center for the Performing Arts - AuRene Theater - Fort Lauderdale, FL In House, Broadway Across America 24/0 3,326,654 46,383 63,045 73.6% $26.25
02/04/12Rod Stewart nib Stadium - Perth, Frontier Touring Co. 1/1 2,604,040 15,089 15,089 100% $405.26
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Artist: Galumpha
Available: Call for availability - March, April, May, June 2012 -
Company: DCA Productions
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Fax: 609-259-8260
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Artist: Santigold
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Artist: K'Jon
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Company: Universal Attractions
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Artist: The Romantics
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Company: The Agency Group Ltd
Contact: Val Wolfe
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Artist: Destruction
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Artist: Jeffrey Osborne
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Artist: Ezra Furman & The Harpoons
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Artist: Soul Rebels Brass Band
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Artist: The Essex Green
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Artist: Creedence Again - World's Premier CCR Tribute (Tribute To Creedence Clearwater Revival)
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Company: Rock & Roll Kitchen® Films
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Artist: Michael Allman
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Artist: Adema
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