People at a concert with colorful lights over the crowd

Ticketmaster Imagines Concerts in a COVID-World

To combat the impact of the coronavirus on concerts, Ticketmaster is working on a way to use smartphones to verify whether customers have been tested or vaccinated for COVID-19.

The Flaming Lips perform in plastic bubbles on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert

COVID and concerts: how risking it all can ruin it all

With no end to the pandemic in the U.S. in sight (wear your mask, folks), it bears asking: what’s the future of concerts in the U.S.? Well, that first requires looking at the highs and lows of the current state of concerts.