Friday, April 19, 2024

Adele U.S. Concert Tickets Sell Out in Minutes as Scalpers Offer Them for $10,000 Apiece


Want to see Adele live and in concert? Forget it. Tickets to her U.S. tour sold out in minutes today. Scalpers grabbed them up in fistfuls. Ticketmaster’s website indicates the party is over. is where the action is. Good seats go for $10,000 or more.
Adele’s management is making a lot of noise about making sure fans get the tickets, but they won’t unless pay the huge premiums. Some acts, like Bruce Springsteen, try not to allow this to happen. But Adele fell right into the traditional trap.
This little piece of art grabbed from Stubhub should tell the story. This is what they want in L.A. at the Staples Center:Adele_Tickets_-_2015-12-17_16.34.27 NYC

Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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