Songkick say that Ticketmaster stole trade secrets using old password

The battle between Songkick and Ticketmaster continues as Songkick claim Live Nation’s ticketing company used an old password to steal information. Ticketmaster have been facing legal challenges from smaller ticketing companies for years now, and…

Live Nation choose Amazon as Cloud provider for their ticketing and festival businesses

Live Nation are responsible for more than 26,000 live events and 80 festivals and they’ve just chosen Amazon Web Services as their Cloud Infrastructure Provider. The “world’s leading live entertainment and ticketing company” Live Nation…

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)…

Shazam partner with Songkick to offer concerts in the music recognition app

Shazam and Songkick are teaming up so that you can discover live concerts when you discover new music. A new partnership between Songkick and Shazam will see the thousands of events offered by Songkick coming…

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…