Ableton confirm the artists and experts speaking at Loop Summit 2017

Ableton’s Loop Summit for “producers, thinkers, educators and creative technologists” have announced speakers including Prince’s audio engineer. Loop is for music makers: artists, technologists, educators, and creative thinkers of all kinds. It is a gathering…

Spotify are taking their playlists to the stage with RapCaviar Live

Spotify are teaming up with “the heaviest hitters and hottest emerging artists in rap” to bring their RapCaviar playlist to audiences. RapCaviar is the second biggest playlist on Spotify boasting more than 7 million followers…

Spotify are introducing an easier way than ever to find and buy event tickets

Spotify are bringing you personal recommendations for gigs and making it easier than ever to buy a ticket straight from Spotify. Spotify have partnered with AXS to offer personalised recommendations for gigs and simple, one-click…

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…

Win 2 free weekend tickets to Electric Beach Festival in Cornwall

The lovely people at Electric Beach Festival have given us 2 free tickets to their amazing, shorefront, music-packed weekend to give away to YOU! Electric Beach Festival takes place on the golden shores of Great…

Amazon Music are putting on exclusive live music gigs for Prime members

Amazon are kicking off a bunch of live gigs across London starting with Blondie as a new exclusive benefit for Amazon Prime members. Amazon are launching a bunch of intimate gigs with massive artists as…

Live Nation are offering hundreds of concert tickets for just $20

Live Nation, one of the biggest live music ticketing sites in the world, have a special offer rolling until May 9th where you can purchase tickets from hundreds of shows for just $20. $20 for…

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)…