Paradigm Laying Off At Least 100 staff – Coronavirus cripples Events Industry – and even the biggest live talent agency in the world isn’t safe!

Paradigm is laying off over 100 staff because of the Coronavirus. Paradigm has becoming one of the world largest live talent agencies worldwide and it has been hit extremely hard because of Coronavirus. Paradigm employs…

YouTube Music, Spotify, Amazon Music, Facebook, SiriusXM and Tidal donate to the Recording Academy’s COVID-19 fund to help music professionals

MusiCares Foundation, the non-profit charity from The Recording Academy, has received “millions” of dollars from music services to help artists and other music professionals affected by COVID-19. The fund provides up to $1000 each to…

Live Nation sees shares crash after Glastonbury and other cancellations

With festivals and events cancelling around the world, COVID19 is having a drastic effect on the stock market. Coronavirus is effecting industries around the world, especially music. Musicians and performing artists around the world are…

A little advice for performing artists during Coronavirus setbacks

With shutdowns of lots of public spaces and events it’s going to be a hard few months for lots of performing artists. As cases of Coronavirus spread across the world countries are reacting to it…

Deezer start hosting live gigs around the world

Deezer are taking some of their most popular playlists such as Rocket, Popstar and Certified on the road, inviting artists to perform in different cities worldwide at their ‘playlist parties’. Deezer will hand pick artists…

How to build an artist website

For great self-promotion we all know how important it is to be active on all social site. A website can also be a great central location for your fans to find you online. A website…

Google’s brand new live music platform for artists helps them track and plan concerts

Millions of people come to Google for details and tickets for live concerts and they’re using all that data to help artists and labels out with DEMAND. DEMAND is a new data analytics platform from…

LiveXLive Financials Q1 2019 – Strong Subscriber Growth But Struggling on the Bottomline

LiveXLive Media just announced their Q1 2019 results and it seems like the results are very mixed. Revenues rose from $7.6 million to $9.5 million year on year. Subscribers grow by 50% year on year…

AEG and Lyft are joining forces at a gig near you

Lyft won’t leave you stranded with no way home outside concerts as they join AEG Presents across the US to get people where they want to go. Lyft are bringing ride-sharing, bikes and scooters to…

Artists can now promote their concerts on Pandora

Get all of your upcoming gigs out there to all of your fans and listeners with new Ticketmaster promotion on Pandora AMP. Pandora are enhancing their promo platform for artists with new concert promotion that…