(Rock News Desk) Scammers who promoted a fake Motley Crue concert managed to rake in $60,000 before fans were alerted to the fraud.
Over 1500 people bought tickets priced around $40 for a non-existent show in Jakarta, Indonesia, advertised last month.
On September 21 national media announced Crue would make their first visit to the country on October 8. A day later the band released a statement saying they had no such plans – but tickets had been on sale since August and hundreds of fans had paid up by the time word got around. more on this story