The only solution to this is to allow market forces and competition. That is not likely to happen without robust anti-Trust enforcement. Either we have to break up Ticketmaster, or and disallow exclusive deals for venues. We need viable competition!
Ticketmaster recruits pros for secret scalper program
Beyond running the official box office (and claiming to be anti-bot/anti-scalper), CBC reveals Ticketmaster’s secret program for industrial-scale ticket re-sellers. Our Dave Seglins poses as a scalper and gets a first-hand demonstration of Ticketmaster’s re-seller software, designed to help move millions of dollars in scalper inventories.