Vivid Seats Named Exclusive Ticketing Partner of Consequence of Sound for the Secondary Market

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CHICAGO (Dec. 2, 2016) - Leading ticket marketplace Vivid Seats has been selected as the Exclusive Secondary Ticket Partner of premier pop culture publication Consequence of Sound. The joining of the Chicago-based companies will streamline the ticket-buying process for music fans interested in attending concerts and other live events all over the country.

"Vivid Seats has long been one of our favorite ticketing sites and we are excited to partner with an industry leader while providing our readers with streamlined access to the secondary market," said Consequence of Sound CEO Alex Young. "We anticipate this partnership will allow Consequence of Sound to continue to provide benefits to our readership which no other publication provides."

Through the partnership, readers can consume the latest news from the music and entertainment industry while also shopping for tickets to upcoming live events. Dedicated links on pages throughout ConsequenceofSound.net will be available as a direct path to the best tickets currently for sale in the Vivid Seats marketplace. Additionally, as part of the partnership, Vivid Seats will be sponsoring the Festival Outlook channel featured on Consequence of Sound, as well as offering a monthly email highlighting the hottest tickets to buy.

Vivid Seats continues to be the industry's fastest growing secondary ticket marketplace, offering customers unmatched affordability for concert tickets available via desktop, mobile phone, and mobile apps.

"We are very excited about partnering with a fellow Chicago company, especially a leading music publication like Consequence of Sound," said Vivid Seats Director of Business Development Alexia Caulk. "Our focus is to leverage our platform and create more convenient ways for fans to purchase tickets. We are excited to create compelling editorials for their readership as well."

About Consequence of Sound

Consequence of Sound is one of the world's largest and fastest-growing music and pop culture websites featuring comprehensive coverage of music festivals and live events. Founded in 2007, the Chicago-based company was recently expanded to include a film section and enjoys an industry-wide reputation as the world's most influential music publication, often being the first to break music news and festival lineup announcements. The publication is also part of the wider Consequence Media publishing network alongside sister publications YourEDM and The Quietus. For more information, visit consequenceofsound.net.

About Vivid Seats

Vivid Seats is the largest independent secondary marketplace for tickets to live sports, concert and theater events. Founded in 2001, the Chicago-based company offers industry-leading affordability across one of the widest selections of premium tickets and event packages. Vivid Seats supports all confirmed orders with a 100% Buyer Guarantee and an in-house customer service team to ensure the safest and most convenient purchase experience. Fans that want to sit closer and see more of their favorite live events can order directly on vividseats.com or by phone at 866.848.8499.

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