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…

The world’s biggest ticketing company look to go public after Spotify success

After Spotify went public, very successfully, it seems to have set off a chain reaction in the music industry with Sonos looking at an IPO and now ticketing giants Eventbrite are the latest to make…

A new law cracks down on ticket touting for concerts

The government have revealed a new law that will hopefully put an end to ticket touting and scalping on live music and events. A new law has made it illegal to purchase large numbers of…

Pandora just lost $250m selling Ticketfly event ticketing to Eventbrite but could spell partnership

Shortly following a giant $480 million investment from Sirius XM, Pandora have sold on ticketing company Ticketfly for a massive loss. Ticketfly’s ticketing business has been sold on to Eventbrite, a much larger company cut…

President Obama bans ticket touting bots across the entire US

As his final term nears it’s close Obama has signed one of his last bills that hopes to end ticket scalping by bots and make online ticketing fair again. The “Better Online Ticket Sales (BOTS)…

Booking artists and getting booked has never been easier than with Encore

Encore are a UK startup that allows you to easily search and find musicians and bands to play events, meaning no more scouting around desperately for live music. Encore have emerged onto the scene as…

Madison Square Garden purchase 12% stake in Townsquare for more live events

The Madison Square Garden company have purchased a stake in media company Townsquare to “drive additional value and growth”. In a big move for the Madison Square Garden (MSG) company they’ve acquired 12% in Townsquare,…

Ticketmaster Start Selling Tickets Through Facebook This Month

Reports have revealed that Ticketmaster are integrating with Facebook so you can buy tickets directly from the social media giant’s site. By the end of April you will be able to buy tickets for events…

You Can Now Buy Concert Tickets Directly on Facebook

Facebook are starting to sell concert tickets, directly through it’s event pages. Facebook have recently been introducing the ability to buy certain products without leaving the social media site and now you will be able to…