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As reported by Billboard, currently U2 is preparing to hold a series of tours entitled Experience + Innocence in 15 cities. Interestingly, U2 implemented a 'fan verification' system for each concert ticket sale and of course their tour series.
U2 will use 'fan verification' for pre-sale tickets for U2 (U2.com) fans, before then selling tickets publicly on November 20th. Through this 'fan verification' system, fans will have to register on this page until November 18 to open access to U2 concert tickets.
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This makes U2 the first band to implement a 'fan verification' system, where they can know how many people are buying their tickets. In addition, 'fan verification' also helps U2 and the event organizers prevent the concert ticket falling into the hands of the brokers.
"Fans must register with 'Fan Verification' 2 to 3 weeks before the ticket is sold This system gives us the opportunity to reduce fans' insistence when we open access and start selling tickets' Fan Verification 'also helps us keep the brokers and know exactly how many people want to buy tickets, "said David Marcus, as Executive Vice President of Ticketmaster music.