Thursday, September 18, 2014

Concert Industry

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...

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...

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...

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 launched a new blog called Ticketology, and today's first post details out a change in policy on how service fees will now be...

Were you following the news today surrounding Live Nation's investor call at Irving Plaza? Supposedly, the company is doing just fine compared to...

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...

The Tech and Music Industry blogs are abuzz today with a new and interesting patent that Apple has filed for a "Concert Ticket+" iPhone...

I just confirmed a slot on my calendar for the SF MusicTech Summit set for the Hotel Kabuki here in San Francisco on Monday,...

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...

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...

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...

Jim DeRogatis has a fantastic summary posted of the recent news surrounding both Ticketmaster and Live Nation and their supposed merger that has yet...

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...

With the the stock indexes in the first bear market in almost six years and gas prices that have hit lifetime highs, we are...

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...

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...

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,...

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...

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...

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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