Average Ticket Prices
The Fresh Beat Band $37.79      Clint Black $49.94      The Wonder Years $18.03      Luke Bryan $50.65      James Taylor $72.08      Ringo Starr & His All Starr Band $67.31      Papadosio $17.84      Britney Spears $152.16      Beats Antique $26.55      The Black Lips $18.53      Billy Joel $103.23      Neutral Milk Hotel $38.53      Merle Haggard $52.93      The Milk Carton Kids $27.69      Phillip Phillips $39.64      The Head And The Heart $30.97      Lettuce $22.07      R5 $36.84      Bastille $31.36      Katy Perry $104.66      Frankie Valli And The Four Seasons $74.13      3 Doors Down $41.20      John Legend $67.60      Brantley Gilbert $31.14      Odesza $14.82      Excision $30.76      City and Colour $41.55      Bill Burr $34.58      Fitz And The Tantrums $27.20      The Mavericks $42.04      Augustana $19.13      Dailey & Vincent $24.40      Alice In Chains $49.44      Justin Moore $33.92      Young The Giant $27.13      Falling In Reverse $19.73      Shakey Graves $14.78      Doobie Brothers $53.66      Pat Metheny Unity Group $61.32      The Lacs $13.08      Yes $60.59      Dierks Bentley $34.44      Kirko Bangz $22.78      Florida Georgia Line $40.90      Broken Bells $35.29      Rod Stewart $104.93      Tobymac $31.28      Dirty Heads $28.55      Donny & Marie Osmond $94.04      Mastodon $27.73      
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News & Views

09:01 AM Wednesday 9/24/08 | |

Groups opposed to Paul McCartney's Israel concert, MySpace Music & the music industry, Everlast recaptures the buzz, U2 tour manager honored, a look at those unlimited mobile phone music deals and how those Springsteen at the DNC rumors started in News. Darius Rucker, The Swell Season, Sigur Ros, Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds and Alanis Morissette in Views.

News …

Who doesn't want Paul McCartney performing in Israel? Well … it's complicated - The Times Online U.K.

Nokia has "Comes With Music" and Sony Ericsson has "PlayNow Plus." But how free is the free music? - BBC News / dot.life

Will MySpace Music save change the music biz? - CNN

Everlast gets the buzz again - Great Falls Tribune

Remember all those news stories last month claiming Bruce Springsteen would appear at the Democratic National Convention? Here's how rumors start - Poynter Online

U2 tour manager Dennis Sheehan to receive Parnelli Lifetime Achievement Award - The Parnelli Awards / PRNewswire / press release

Views …

Darius Rucker in Minneapolis - "As a Nike cap-wearing Nashville neophyte, Darius Rucker sure showed Minneapolis country fans a good time Tuesday night." - Minneapolis / St. Paul Star Tribune

The Swell Season in Columbus, Ohio - "Group builds upon hit film's successThe group came on in stages, and then only after singer Glen Hansard first brought on a couple of friends from Bell X1 who were playing nearby in the Basement." - The Columbus Dispatch

Sigur Ros in Toronto - " … treated a sold out Massey Hall to a stunning set filled with cascading feedback, bowed-guitar distortion and gorgeous melodies." Eye Weekly

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds in Portland, Oregon - "It was Cave's 51st birthday - 'I am disgracefully old' - but he acted like there was no place he'd rather be than turning his obsessions into art on a Monday night in Portland." - The Oregonian

Alanis Morissette in Boston - " … keeps devoted crowd in her pocket." - The Boston Globe

They Say It's Their Birthday … (Or so says Associated Press)

Herb Jeffries is 97

Sonny Turner (The Platters) is 69

Barbara Allbut (The Angels) is 68

Phyllis "Jiggs" Allbut (The Angels) is 66

Gerry Marsden (Gerry & the Pacemakers) is 66

Cedric Dent (Take 6) is 46

Marty Cintron (No Mercy) is 37

Juan DeVevo (Casting Crowns) is 33

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