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Let's Ban Ticket Resale Sites

Greg Jarvis | Posted 12.01.2014 | Canada Music
Greg Jarvis

This week I was trying to get a ticket for the newly reunited British shoegaze band Ride's Toronto date. The pre-sale seats went in a flash and two days before the actual general sale to the public, there were $35 face value tickets up on StubHub with prices set at over $2000. Those are mark up dollars that the band won't see any of. They're mark up dollars that won't go back into the music industry.

Live Nation Will Only Serve Local Produce At Shows

CP | J.M. Hirsch, The Associated Press | Posted 09.23.2013 | Canada Music

This just might be music to foodies' ears. One of the nation's premier concert promoters is overhauling its concessions to serve only local produce an...

Radiohead Company Probed In Fatal Stage Collapse

CBC | Posted 08.18.2012 | Canada

Ontario's Labour Ministry has identified four of the companies involved in setting up the outdoor stage that collapsed and killed a drum ...