A new bill aims to offer more consumer protections for ticket buyers, amid long-standing complaints about primary ticketing companies and resale marketplaces.
The announcement comes amid President Joe Biden’s push to crack down on so-called “junk fees.”
HuffPost talked to members of Lawrence the Band after they made headlines for speaking out against Ticketmaster & Live Nation on Capitol Hill.
Clyde Lawrence of the band Lawrence shows how the company squeezes fans and artists alike.
Senators grilled Ticketmaster using Taylor Swift lyrics.
The CEO of SeatGeek joined antitrust advocates in seeking "the dissolution of the common ownership of Ticketmaster and Live Nation."
Seat Geek founder Jack Groetzinger called to break up Ticketmaster and Live Nation to “restore competition in this industry.”
The Live Nation Entertainment investigation follows this week's chaos during the presale of tickets for Taylor Swift’s Eras Tour.
They're both also offering expenses for women forced to travel out of state for abortions now that the Supreme Court has struck down Roe v. Wade.
Lawyers for Live Nation said the documentary, which features the experiences of panicked concertgoers in the deadly crowd surge, could "taint" the jury.