Thursday, October 23, 2014
Ticketmaster and Facebook Unveil “See Where Your Friends Are Sitting” Feature
Aug 25, 2011
Yesterday Ticketmaster and Facebook announced that fans are now able to "tag" their tickets to show their friends where they're planning on sitting at...
Ticketing Start-up Eventbrite Gets $50M, Bigger Events
May 18, 2011
Eventbrite just announced that they've raised another $50 million to continue on their path of offering event promoters choices in how they sell their...
iTunes Ping Tour Dates Powered by Live Nation & Ticketmaster
Sep 1, 2010
When I first heard the news today that Apple was unveiling a social network today called Ping, a new addition and feature set that's...
Apple Announces Ping, the iTunes Music Social Network
Sep 1, 2010
I'm watching the Apple keynote live on USTREAM.tv and I wasn't fully expecting that they'd be unveiling a new social network for music built...
Ticketmaster Launches New Blog, New Policies
Aug 23, 2010
Ticketmaster launched a new blog called Ticketology, and today's first post details out a change in policy on how service fees will now be...
Live Nation to Investors: “We’ll Figure It Out Soon!”
Jul 15, 2010
Were you following the news today surrounding Live Nation's investor call at Irving Plaza? Supposedly, the company is doing just fine compared to...
Google Cloud Print: Never Print a Concert Ticket at Home Again?
Jun 7, 2010
It's Internet Week in New York City and the launches, announcements, and press surrounding the heavy hitters on the web will be occurring ad...
Live Music Tech: Apple Files Patent for “Concert Ticket +” iPhone App
Apr 16, 2010
The Tech and Music Industry blogs are abuzz today with a new and interesting patent that Apple has filed for a "Concert Ticket+" iPhone...
Live Music 2.0: SF MusicTech Summit 2010
Apr 14, 2010
I just confirmed a slot on my calendar for the SF MusicTech Summit set for the Hotel Kabuki here in San Francisco on Monday,...
Live Music 2.0: Concerts and the Social Web
Oct 22, 2009
Over the past few years, as this whole web 2.0 thing has really grown and progressed, we've seen a number of new sites launch...
Ticketmaster and Live Nation Merger Update
Oct 12, 2009
I haven't really been following the updates on the proposed Ticketmaster and Live Nation merger, but this latest article from the AP confirms that...
Live Music Tech: Interview with Nate Parienti of iClips.net
Jun 27, 2009
iClips.net has been webcasting and streaming live events for several years now, but it seems like the site has begun to really pick up steam...
Update on the Ticketmaster / Live Nation Merger
May 12, 2009
Jim DeRogatis has a fantastic summary posted of the recent news surrounding both Ticketmaster and Live Nation and their supposed merger that has yet...
Canada Pulls a Fast One | Public Funds Cut for Artists
Aug 16, 2008
There's been an interesting story coming out of Canada over the last few days and it is unfortunately negative news for a lot of...
Going Down the Road Feeling Bad: Touring in the Current Economy
Aug 10, 2008
With the the stock indexes in the first bear market in almost six years and gas prices that have hit lifetime highs, we are...
Heady Links | Digital Music/Concert Industry Edition
May 10, 2007
I’ve been trying to catch up on some digital music and concert industry news this week. There’s a lot going on, so you know...
Concert.TV Adds News Division for Live Music Scene
May 7, 2007
Does anybody out there watch Concert.TV? The "Live Music Television" channel and website seems like it has very slowly been bubbling out of the underground...
eMusic Reaches 300,000 Subscribers | Great, Now How About Improving eMusic Live?
Apr 20, 2007
As CD sales continue to plunge, it's nice to hear more good news about digital music stores. Congrats to eMusic for reaching 300,000 subscribers,...
Ticketmaster Sues StubHub | Ticket Industry In-fighting Continues
Apr 19, 2007
vs. Billboard is reporting that Ticketmaster has filed suit against secondary ticket market site, StubHub, over its supposed sale of primary-market tickets. Ticketmaster, the world's largest...
Do Great Live Bands Need an Album to Tour?
Apr 6, 2007
So I was catching up on some of the more mainstream industry publications and came across this Billboard article about Pearl Jam's big Spring...
Live Nation Expands Fillmore ‘Franchise’ | Continues Trend of Corporatizing Venues
Mar 30, 2007
So concert giant, Live Nation, has announced that it plans to expand its Fillmore "franchise" to New York, Philadelphia, and Detroit (adding to...
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Panda Bear Releases New EP, Confirms New LP Release Date, and Releases New Video
Oct 22, 2014
PHOTO RECAP / SETLIST: Widespread Panic @ Peabody Opera House, St. Louis, MO 10.21.14
Oct 22, 2014
SETLIST / TWEETS: Phish @ Santa Barbara Bowl, CA 10.22.14
Oct 22, 2014
Video: What Phish Sounds Like to People That Don’t Like Phish
Aug 2, 2010
I had to pause this video I was laughing so hard. (via @YEMblog)
PHISH FRIDAY: ’14 Things To Look Forward to on Fall Tour
Oct 17, 2014
SETLIST / TWEETS: Phish @ Matthew Knight Arena, Eugene, OR 10.17.14
Oct 17, 2014
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