By Dean Budnick, Josh Baron
“A transparent, complete examine a murky business.” —The Wall highway Journal
Your favourite band has simply introduced their national travel. if you pay to hitch their fan membership and get in at the pre-sale? No, you choose to attend. however the on-sale date arrives, and the location is jammed. You can’t get on—and the live performance is bought out in six mins. What occurred? What now?
Music newshounds Dean Budnick and Josh Baron chronicle the behind-the-scenes background of the trendy live performance undefined. packed with wonderful rock-and-roll anecdotes in regards to the Rolling Stones, The thankful useless, Pearl Jam, and more—and charting the emergence of gamers like Ticketmaster, StubHub, reside kingdom, and Outbox—Ticket Masters will transfix each concertgoer who wonders simply the place the cost of admission rather is going. This version has an up-to-date epilogue that covers contemporary advancements.