Average Ticket Prices
Lucinda Williams $39.41      Machine Head $23.04      Tedeschi Trucks Band $51.29      Floetry $38.23      Sarah McLachlan $73.64      Purity Ring $24.06      Jackson Browne $63.90      Reel Big Fish $21.78      New Kids On The Block $59.09      Milky Chance $23.70      Theresa Caputo $59.23      Jeff Dunham $82.80      The Districts $14.11      "Mythbusters" $54.23      Indigo Girls $43.84      Jason Aldean $73.84      Napalm Death $20.36      Rodney Carrington $47.19      Rising Appalachia $18.78      Gabriel Iglesias $59.23      Lord Huron $23.71      Fleetwood Mac $126.49      Garrison Keillor $50.20      Taylor Swift $112.78      Matthew West $26.97      Ana Popovic $26.72      Steve Earle $40.91      Cold War Kids $23.47      The Tenderloins $52.67      Kongos $21.71      Robert Earl Keen $33.85      Leon Russell $42.36      Walk The Moon $30.83      Clutch $32.35      Boston $56.07      Lyle Lovett $58.26      Alabama Shakes $40.46      George Clinton And Parliament Funkadelic $33.09      Willie Nelson $65.78      Martin Sexton $31.10      Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox $27.39      Old Crow Medicine Show $42.31      Tobymac $30.87      Mannheim Steamroller $56.78      Punch Brothers $33.16      Machine Gun Kelly $30.11      Diarrhea Planet $13.46      The Decemberists $38.84      Pitbull $86.15      The Tea Party $30.37      
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News & Views

09:01 AM Thursday 7/10/08 | |

Hannah Montana in 3D, Michael Jackson in mask, wig and wheelchair, Sony-BMG merger in court, electronic musical instruments in history, no copyright fees for personal music devices in Japan and investing in guitars in News. Pete Seeger, Motley Crue, George Michael, Iron Maiden, Plain White T's and "American Idols Live" in Views.

News …

European Union's highest court tosses lower court's annulment of Sony-BMG merger - Reuters

Hannah Montana's 3D movie comes to cable. But you'll have to make your own glasses - Associated Press

Wanna own a piece of the rock? Investment group prepping fund for investing in rare and vintage guitars - Hedge Funds Review

Folding to opposition from electronic companies, Japan will stop pushing for copyright royalty fees on personal music devices - Associated Press

A stranger wearing pajamas, a surgical mask, wig and riding in a wheelchair while perusing the items at a toy shop? Just another shopping trip for Michael Jackson - Daily Mail U.K. Online

Theremins, synths and laser harps. Electronic music through the ages - The New York Times (registration may be required)

Views …

"American Idols Live" in San Jose - "Young girls let loose earsplitting shrieks. Little boys tussled with teens for space on the arena floor." - San Jose Mercury News (registration may be required)

Pete Seeger in Ottawa - "What we got Wednesday night was one of the folk music highlights of the year, a two-hour show featuring Seeger, his grandson and [Guy] Davis telling stories and singing everything from the rousing opener 'Midnight Special' to the iconic anti-war song 'Where Have All the Flowers Gone?' that left more than one audience member wiping away tears." - The Ottawa Citizen

Motley Crue in Darien Lakes, NY - " … there is a more-than-healthy demand in Western New York for loud, glamorously boozy rock 'n' roll." - The Buffalo News

George Michael in Chicago - "… in top form, hot as ever at United Center" - Chicago Sun-Times (registration may be required)

Iron Maiden in Merry Old England - " … the show offered an escape hatch into a universe where the "do or die" mentality of comic-book warfare met the fantasy world of ghouls and zombies." - The Times Online U.K.

Plain White T's in Hampton Beach - "The band is designed around its charismatic lead vocalist, Tom Higgenson, who earns every bit of the hype PWT has lately earned." - SeacoastOnline

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

Jerry Herman is 77

Mavis Staples is 69

Jerry Miller (Moby Grape) is 65

Arlo Guthrie is 61

Dave Smalley (The Raspberries) is 59

Neil Tennant (Pet Shop Boys) is 54

Bela Fleck is 50

Shaw Wilson (BR549) is 48

Peter DiStefano (Porno for Pyros) is 43

Gary LeVox (Rascal Flatts) is 38

Jessica Simpson is 28