In support of its forthcoming studio album, AC/DC will launch its Black Ice World Tour on Oct. 28 at the Wachovia Center in Wilkes-Barre, Pa. The 24-date North American leg of the arena jaunt is scheduled to wrap Dec. 18 at the Time Warner Cable Arena in Charlotte, N.C.
Ticketmaster's Sean Moriarty has responded to the recently announced ticketing deal between Live Nation and SMG for venues across North America, saying the agreement will have little effect on Ticketmaster's future business.
Ticketmaster has partnered with mobile company Research In Motion to designate the BlackBerry as the official smartphone of Ticketmaster. BlackBerry users will now be allowed to browse and purchase tickets to live entertainment events via their mobile devices.
In support of its forthcoming studio album, AC/DC will launch its Black Ice World Tour on Oct. 28 at the Wachovia Center in Wilkes-Barre, Pa. Following the North American run, AC/DC will visit South American, Europe and Asia, with dates to be announced.
AEG Facilities has entered into a joint venture with Arena Group 2000 to manage, book and operate the San Diego Sports Arena; StubHub has been named the official fan-to-ticket marketplace for Maxwell’s tour; The newly renovated Wellmont Theater in Montclair, N.J., will re-open Nov. 1.
Upcoming concerts by Death Cab For Cutie, O.A.R. and Melissa Etheridge at the approximately 2,3000-capacity House of Blues in Atlantic City, N.J., will be the first of many to be featured on high-definition cable network HDNET through 2009.