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…

John Peel 5 years On: A Tribute

5 years ago the man who was arguably the most important person in music at that time and maybe ever, passed away. Known widely as John Peel, John Ravenscroft was a journalist and the longest…

The Twang Tour Some More.

Having just released what is always a difficult second album, “Jewellery Quarter”, The Twang have announced a tour of the UK later this year. Five piece The Twang shot to the top after the success…

PRS: Performing Rights Scam!

The music industry is very confusing at times, even for people within the industry. For musicians who are unsigned or independent it seems a complete nightmare. Who does the unsigned musician signup to? Who do…