Friday, February 6, 2009
Bruce Springsteen Deserves His Nickname
I have never understood why concert goers get punished regularly with higher and higher concert/venue fees. A performer has stood up for his fans, however. The Boss took it upon himself to criticize Ticketmaster for overcharging the fans. Bravo, Boss, bravo!
Making a buck is one thing. Making thirty is thirty wrong things.
So, my tip of the hat goes to Bruce Springsteen today.
"The musician condemned Ticketmaster for redirecting fans to another website selling more expensive tickets. Writing on this website, Springsteen said he had asked the company to "immediately" stop the practice. Ticketmaster said it has removed all links and has pledged to refund fans their additional costs for tickets."
Read more here.