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# ticketmaster - Monday 30 November, 2020

Ticketmaster to remove exclusivity clauses from contracts with venues after agreement with regulator
# Gigs
# Gigs

Ticketmaster to remove exclusivity clauses from contracts with venues after agreement with regulator

Nov 30th 2020, 11:03 AM 12,254 Views 0 Comments

Ticketmaster denied breaching competition law arising from the CCPC’s investigation but has agreed to a number of measures.

# ticketmaster - Thursday 26 November, 2020

Ticketmaster commits to addressing regulator concerns but denies breaching competition law as part of lengthy probe
# Live Events
# Live Events

Ticketmaster commits to addressing regulator concerns but denies breaching competition law as part of lengthy probe

Nov 26th 2020, 9:24 AM 14,140 Views 3 Comments

In 2017, the CCPC began an investigation in relation to the ticket sales and the operation of ticketing services for live events.

# ticketmaster - Thursday 30 April, 2020

Ticketmaster is no longer refunding fees on returns for rescheduled gig tickets
# Terms And Conditions
# Terms And Conditions

Ticketmaster is no longer refunding fees on returns for rescheduled gig tickets

Apr 30th 2020, 6:30 AM 96,298 Views 61 Comments

The terms and conditions have been updated since earlier this month.

# ticketmaster - Wednesday 15 April, 2020

US Ticketmaster changes refund policy for rescheduled events - but Ireland hasn't followed suit
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

US Ticketmaster changes refund policy for rescheduled events - but Ireland hasn't followed suit

Apr 15th 2020, 6:30 AM 31,537 Views 17 Comments

Refunds are no longer allowed for rescheduled gigs in the USA.

# ticketmaster - Friday 19 July, 2019

The Explainer: Why was there such controversy over Lizzo’s ticket sales?
# The Explainer
# The Explainer

The Explainer: Why was there such controversy over Lizzo’s ticket sales?

Jul 19th 2019, 7:00 PM 19,020 Views 18 Comments

Why did Lizzo tickets sell out so fast – and what’s happening with ticket reselling legislation?

# ticketmaster - Friday 12 July, 2019

Fans criticise Ticketmaster over 'platinum' €140 tickets for Lizzo Dublin gig
# Injuicestice
# Injuicestice

Fans criticise Ticketmaster over 'platinum' €140 tickets for Lizzo Dublin gig

Jul 12th 2019, 6:17 PM 51,023 Views 90 Comments

Fans also questioned the service charges they had been asked to pay.

# ticketmaster - Thursday 22 November, 2018

Tickets for Spice Girls in Croke Park have SOLD OUT as fans vent anger online
# Feeling Sad And Low
# Feeling Sad And Low

Tickets for Spice Girls in Croke Park have SOLD OUT as fans vent anger online

Nov 22nd 2018, 11:24 AM 65,518 Views 68 Comments

The tickets went on sale at 9am this morning.

# ticketmaster - Thursday 25 October, 2018

Westlife fans are raging after losing out on tickets due to 'network error' this morning
# Westlife
From The Daily Edge
# Westlife

Westlife fans are raging after losing out on tickets due to 'network error' this morning

Oct 25th 2018, 10:14 AM 7,014 Views 2 Comments

‘My nerves are shot.’

# ticketmaster - Monday 13 August, 2018

Ticketmaster shuts down Seatwave as pressure mounts from new anti-tout law
# Seatwave
# Seatwave

Ticketmaster shuts down Seatwave as pressure mounts from new anti-tout law

Aug 13th 2018, 9:40 AM 32,601 Views 61 Comments

The move comes after the much-anticipated ticket touting law was approved by Cabinet in July.

# ticketmaster - Sunday 15 July, 2018

Ticketmaster has no plans at present to introduce 'dynamic pricing' in Ireland
# Touting
# Touting

Ticketmaster has no plans at present to introduce 'dynamic pricing' in Ireland

Jul 15th 2018, 7:45 AM 17,842 Views 32 Comments

The company has started to roll out this system in the United States in a bid to tackle touting.

# ticketmaster - Wednesday 27 June, 2018

Ticketmaster warns Irish customers may have been affected by data breach
# Security
# Security

Ticketmaster warns Irish customers may have been affected by data breach

Jun 27th 2018, 10:23 PM 23,351 Views 27 Comments

People who purchased, or attempted to purchase, tickets between February and 23 June 2018 could be at risk.

# ticketmaster - Friday 23 March, 2018

Fans warned about websites selling fake Rolling Stones tickets
# It's Only Rock N Roll
# It's Only Rock N Roll

Fans warned about websites selling fake Rolling Stones tickets

Mar 23rd 2018, 6:10 AM 11,447 Views 33 Comments

You can’t always get what you want.

# ticketmaster - Wednesday 7 February, 2018

Google is cracking down on 'untrustworthy' ticket resellers
# Consumer Protection
# Consumer Protection

Google is cracking down on 'untrustworthy' ticket resellers

Feb 7th 2018, 3:30 PM 8,441 Views 15 Comments

The tech company will require vendors to meet certain criteria to advertise on its platform.

# ticketmaster - Friday 2 February, 2018

Irish U2 fans left disappointed as all Dublin tour dates sell out in under five minutes
# Ticket Touting
# Ticket Touting

Irish U2 fans left disappointed as all Dublin tour dates sell out in under five minutes

Feb 2nd 2018, 11:34 AM 34,880 Views 118 Comments

Tickets for U2′s European sold out dates quickly appeared on Seatwave for up to triple the original price.

# ticketmaster - Friday 6 October, 2017

Minutes after Kendrick Lamar's Dublin gig sold out, tickets went on sale for twice the price
# Damn
# Damn

Minutes after Kendrick Lamar's Dublin gig sold out, tickets went on sale for twice the price

Oct 6th 2017, 3:17 PM 19,399 Views 64 Comments

“It’s very clear that [ticket touting is] getting worse,” Dublin TD Noel Rock said.

# ticketmaster - Saturday 8 July, 2017

Six of Ed Sheeran's concerts sell out in under 8 hours
# Irish Tour 2018
# Irish Tour 2018

Six of Ed Sheeran's concerts sell out in under 8 hours

Jul 8th 2017, 5:45 PM 71,139 Views 70 Comments

The English singer has seven Irish dates in Cork, Galway, Dublin and Belfast.

# ticketmaster - Monday 12 June, 2017

Ticketmaster considering looking at people's social media before allowing them to buy tickets
# Ticket Touting
# Ticket Touting

Ticketmaster considering looking at people's social media before allowing them to buy tickets

Jun 12th 2017, 1:02 PM 25,236 Views 43 Comments

Ticketmaster currently sells tickets for around 8,000 events in Ireland every year.

# ticketmaster - Friday 2 June, 2017

Over '10,000 unscrupulous applications' made for free tickets to Manchester benefit gig
# Ticket Touts
# Ticket Touts

Over '10,000 unscrupulous applications' made for free tickets to Manchester benefit gig

Jun 2nd 2017, 9:19 AM 19,167 Views 28 Comments

Ticketmaster said it was aiming to ensure that “opportunists and touts” do not get their hands on tickets for the gig.

# ticketmaster - Wednesday 10 May, 2017

Ticketmaster and Seatwave aren't happy with proposed new ticket touting law
# Maurice Quinlivan
# Maurice Quinlivan

Ticketmaster and Seatwave aren't happy with proposed new ticket touting law

May 10th 2017, 6:15 AM 37,938 Views 69 Comments

The proposed new law will make it illegal to resale tickets for a profit of more than 10%.

# ticketmaster - Sunday 12 February, 2017

Live entertainment industry 'generates €1.7 billion and creates 11,000 jobs annually'
# Live Aid
# Live Aid

Live entertainment industry 'generates €1.7 billion and creates 11,000 jobs annually'

Feb 12th 2017, 10:55 AM 8,782 Views 16 Comments

The report was based on sales by Ticketmaster Ireland over a 12-month period.

# ticketmaster - Tuesday 17 January, 2017

Calls to fast-track anti-ticket touting law as U2 tickets sell for more than €1,000
# Sold Out
# Sold Out

Calls to fast-track anti-ticket touting law as U2 tickets sell for more than €1,000

Jan 17th 2017, 6:10 AM 16,100 Views 58 Comments

Dublin North West TD Noel Rock said he would be raising the issue with Taoiseach Enda Kenny this afternoon.

# ticketmaster - Thursday 28 January, 2016

A girl just accidentally spent €130 on 'Red Hot Chilli Pipers' tickets
# Bagpipes
From The Daily Edge
# Bagpipes

A girl just accidentally spent €130 on 'Red Hot Chilli Pipers' tickets

Jan 28th 2016, 6:44 PM 10,751 Views 8 Comments

An easy mistake to make.

# ticketmaster - Thursday 26 November, 2015

An American woman paid €1,800 for tickets for U2 in Dublin - and they never arrived
# Still Haven't Found
# Still Haven't Found

An American woman paid €1,800 for tickets for U2 in Dublin - and they never arrived

Nov 26th 2015, 10:11 PM 33,010 Views 37 Comments

She also revealed she was getting over a heartbreak.

# ticketmaster - Thursday 10 September, 2015

U2 tickets aren't on sale yet but they're ALREADY going for €1,000 online
# Booty-ful Day
# Booty-ful Day

U2 tickets aren't on sale yet but they're ALREADY going for €1,000 online

Sep 10th 2015, 2:40 PM 30,749 Views 68 Comments

The tickets are being sold on Ticketmaster-owned Seatwave for all four Dublin shows.

# ticketmaster - Friday 28 August, 2015

Keep your wits about you - there are a LOT of counterfeit tickets to big events doing the rounds
# Worthless
# Worthless

Keep your wits about you - there are a LOT of counterfeit tickets to big events doing the rounds

Aug 28th 2015, 3:47 PM 15,382 Views 16 Comments

Ticketmaster have warned music and sporting fans to be on the lookout.

# ticketmaster - Saturday 6 December, 2014

Here's what the panic for One Direction tickets was like around Ireland
# Ticketmaster
From The Daily Edge
# Ticketmaster

Here's what the panic for One Direction tickets was like around Ireland

Dec 6th 2014, 9:51 AM 2,837 Views 4 Comments

A lot of mams and dads were heroes this morning.

# ticketmaster - Friday 10 October, 2014

Tickets for Hozier in Dublin are already selling for €400 online
# Hozier
From The Daily Edge
# Hozier

Tickets for Hozier in Dublin are already selling for €400 online

Oct 10th 2014, 9:53 AM 4,526 Views 4 Comments

There was an epic struggle for tickets this morning.

# ticketmaster - Thursday 28 August, 2014

Ticketmaster reminds those attending Electric Picnic to bring their 'willies'
# Bring Your Willies
From The Daily Edge
# Bring Your Willies

Ticketmaster reminds those attending Electric Picnic to bring their 'willies'

Aug 28th 2014, 4:40 PM 3,105 Views 2 Comments

Ah here.

# ticketmaster - Sunday 20 July, 2014

People are getting email reminders about the Garth Brooks concerts...
# Friends In No Places
From The Daily Edge
# Friends In No Places

People are getting email reminders about the Garth Brooks concerts...

Jul 20th 2014, 2:28 PM 2,954 Views 3 Comments

Seems no one at Ticketmaster thought to disable them. Oh dear.

# ticketmaster - Friday 18 July, 2014

It's nearly over: almost half of Garth Brooks tickets refunded in a day
# Almost There
# Almost There

It's nearly over: almost half of Garth Brooks tickets refunded in a day

Jul 18th 2014, 5:57 PM 13,539 Views 35 Comments

The end of the Croke Park concerts fiasco is nigh, folks…

# ticketmaster - Thursday 17 July, 2014

Here's what people are planning to do with their Garth Brooks money
# Cashback
From The Daily Edge
# Cashback

Here's what people are planning to do with their Garth Brooks money

Jul 17th 2014, 7:55 AM 7,036 Views 5 Comments

It’s like free money!

# ticketmaster - Sunday 13 July, 2014

Ticketmaster delaying refunds process as Garth Brooks situation 'still ongoing'
# Big Money
# Big Money

Ticketmaster delaying refunds process as Garth Brooks situation 'still ongoing'

Jul 13th 2014, 5:21 PM 25,255 Views 131 Comments

However the Environment Minister said he’s not going down the road of emergency legislation.

# ticketmaster - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

# ticketmaster - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

What do you do now if you have a Garth Brooks ticket?
# In Pieces
# In Pieces

What do you do now if you have a Garth Brooks ticket?

Jul 8th 2014, 9:40 PM 59,572 Views 140 Comments

Ticketmaster said it is going to be “unprecedented” to sort out the ticket refunds, while Moran & Bewley’s Hotels plan to refund pre-paid rooms.

# ticketmaster - Monday 23 June, 2014

Ticketmaster replaces Captcha for online sales
# Squiggly Lines
# Squiggly Lines

Ticketmaster replaces Captcha for online sales

Jun 23rd 2014, 4:30 PM 11,328 Views 15 Comments

New security check system uses colour contrasts to make those ‘squiggly lines’ more easy to identify.

# ticketmaster - Thursday 30 January, 2014

Garth Brooks tickets going for as much as €300 online
# Prices In High Places
From The Daily Edge
# Prices In High Places

Garth Brooks tickets going for as much as €300 online

Jan 30th 2014, 12:49 PM 13,781 Views 42 Comments

Oh dear.

The heartbreaking reality of trying to buy Garth Brooks tickets online
# In Gifs
From The Daily Edge
# In Gifs

The heartbreaking reality of trying to buy Garth Brooks tickets online

Jan 30th 2014, 9:37 AM 8,613 Views 7 Comments

As told through Ticketmaster GIFs…

Essential tips for buying Garth Brooks tickets online this morning
# Verified By Visa
From The Daily Edge
# Verified By Visa

Essential tips for buying Garth Brooks tickets online this morning

Jan 30th 2014, 8:10 AM 3,000 Views 1 Comment

DON’T REFRESH!

# ticketmaster - Wednesday 24 April, 2013

Explainer: How do you prove you've been to Electric Picnic before?
# Electric Picnic
From The Daily Edge
# Electric Picnic

Explainer: How do you prove you've been to Electric Picnic before?

Apr 24th 2013, 11:37 AM 20,978 Views 53 Comments

Organisers are offering discounted tickets to loyal fans, but how do you show you’ve been to the festival before?

# ticketmaster - Tuesday 12 February, 2013

Confirmed: Lions rugby tickets to go on general sale this Sunday
# Lions 2013
From The42
# Lions 2013

Confirmed: Lions rugby tickets to go on general sale this Sunday

Feb 12th 2013, 11:15 AM 9,301 Views 14 Comments

Get online this weekend and you could be joining Jonny, Jamie, Brian and Cian in Australia.

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