Live music expected to be worth over $30 billion in 4 years

Live music is massive right now and it’s only going to get bigger as music streaming creates the perfect environment for live concerts to thrive and grow. Live music has been booming more than ever…

Jordan Jane talks taking his Cornwall inspired folk to the world

Jordan Jane has been crafting his talents in Cornwall since childhood and in the past year his music has propelled to a position as one of Cornwall’s most promising up-and-comers. We spoke to Jordan about…

Go from screen to stage with gig tickets on YouTube

Watching music videos on YouTube can often result in wishing you were seeing them live right now, and with Eventbrite on YouTube you can secure a gig right under the video. YouTube have teamed up…

Share your gigs with fans on Pandora now with Eventbrite

Let the world know where you’re playing your next concert and build up some hype on Pandora with their new partnership sharing your gigs with listeners. Finding fans can be hard and keeping them up…

Ticketmaster are secretly scalping their own tickets

Notoriously dodgy ticket sellers Ticketmaster have just been unearthed with their own ticket scalping racket ripping of concert-goers. An undercover investigation undertaken by CBC News and the Toronto Star has discovered some shady practices going…

Find your perfect festival from your tastes with Spotify and Festicket

The perfect festival for you is out there with the greatest combination of all your favourite acts, and with the new Festival Finder you can find yours with the click of a button. Spotify have…

UK minister says don’t buy tickets from ViaGogo, “they are the worst”

If you don’t know by now that online ticket re-sellers are dodgy – ticket re-sellers are dodgy. Now UK Officials are warning against them after they break advertising rules. One of the biggest digital ticket…

Teufel’s incredibly powerful Rockster Air portable speaker (Review)

A portable speaker packing the power of a live rock gig and up to 30 hours of battery life makes the Rockster Air a seriously good speaker and a versatile PA you wouldn’t expect. With…

Ticketmaster could replace tickets with face scanning

Forgetting and losing your ticket might be a thing of the past soon, assuming you don’t lose your face on the way to a gig. Paper tickets are already becoming rarer and rarer, most events…

Going to gigs makes you live longer and happier, study finds

Make sure that you’re going to see live music regularly if you want to live a long and happy life, says science. A new study by Goldsmith’s University Associate Lecturer, Patrick Fagan, and commissioned by…