U.S. members of Congress demand probe into Live Nation, Ticketmaster


Live Nation Entertainment, still reeling from the pandemic and the global shutdown of live entertainment, is now in the crosshairs of U.S. Congress.

On Monday, five members of Congress issued a letter to the Biden administration, calling out LNE and its “potentially unfair, deceptive, and anticompetitive practices” in the ticket industry, and making a case for the Department of Justice and Federal Trade Commission to immediately launch an investigation.

The letter, addressed to Attorney General Merrick Garland and Federal Trade Commission acting chair Rebecca Kelly Slaughter, and signed by representatives Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ), Frank Pallone Jr. (D-NJ), Jerrold Nadler (D-NY), Jan Schakowsky (D-IL) and David Cicilline (D-RI),…



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