| Jul 2, 2013
| 5:47 PM
Ticketmaster and other ticket sellers could add unlimited fees to the price of admission for concerts and sporting events under legislation approved by a key City Council committee on Tuesday.
The committee gutted a bill that sought to limit...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 10:00 AM
Frank Remesch, general manager of 1st Mariner Arena, suggests that Bruce Springsteen may skip Baltimore because of limits on convenience fees ("Ticketmaster fees could be unlimited with proposed law," July 3).
Mr. Springsteen has played Baltimore...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Jeers to the Baltimore City Council members who put big business ahead of the citizens of Baltimore ("Ticketmaster fees could be unlimited with proposed law," July 3). The excuses given for gutting the Ticketmaster fee bill are pathetic.
| Jul 8, 2013
| 6:45 AM
I am appalled at the idea that the City Council has decided to allow Ticketmaster and other companies to charge unlimited "convenience" fees for events in Baltimore ("Ticketmaster fees could be unlimited with proposed law," July 3).
| Jul 8, 2013
| 2:49 PM
The Weeknd could sing the installation manual for an InSinkerator garbage disposal and achieve a cool club vibe.
So it really doesn’t matter that the new song, “Kiss Land,” from his sophmore album of the same name, is a grim...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 5:15 AM
I am writing to respond to recent letters to the editor regarding City Council Bill 12-0239 and to express support for amendments to put forth by Councilwoman Rikki Spector ("Council fumbles Ticketmaster fees," July 5). The Greater Baltimore Cultural...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 11:25 AM
Trumpeter Wynton Marsalis and other jazz artists will headline a Gospel & Jazz Celebration Oct. 4-6 at two Norfolk venues. Tickets will go on sale Wednesday, Aug. 7.
Presented by the Virginia Arts Festival, the weekend brings Marsalis and his Lincoln...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 5:52 PM
Dale Rech, an avid USC football fan who lives in Florida, decided a few years ago that he wanted to attend USC's game at Notre Dame. Rech dived into the secondary ticket market, choosing StubHub. He was willing to pay a premium.
"The seat I ended up...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 10:01 AM
Chicago, we really need to have a conversation about the term "V.I.P." Hosting a private V.I.P. event that manages to have 400 people crammed into it kind of kills the mystique, doesn't it? You snag an invite to a hot party only to find yourself getting a...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 7:02 AM
Concerts come, concerts go. Some concerts shift around and the players change. We learned this week that Phoenix, originally set to play the nTelos Pavilion in Portsmouth, will instead rock The NorVa in Norfolk on Aug. 30.
No reason was given, but since...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 7:16 AM
When Mike Korte sets his mind to something, he'll do whatever it takes to achieve the goal. And if it means he ends up surrounded by a throng of admiring women, well that's a sacrifice he's willing to make.
Korte was an aimless 13-year-old, admittedly...