Thrillcall has been in the game for a few years a site that’s similar to the likes of , , and . But today, they’ve announced a new mobile app that will offer a twist on the game — exclusive ticket offers via mobile to in LA and SF.

Sound familiar? That’s because we recently posted about a brand-new app called which just launched in the area to offer concert last-minute to shows. Both Justin and I got excited about that one, but it looks like they’ve got some competition from one of the main concert listing providers.

Although similar sites like , , and have all had great mobile for some time, I don’t beleive any of them have specifically incorporated last-minute ticket deals into their mobile offering. Of course, there’s also that giant white elephant in the room — Nation / — which recently partnered to offer last-minute ticket deals for concert fans as well. Although the deal was not specific to mobile, one can certainly imagine it being a core part of their promo plan.

All of these developments point to interesting new era where promoters and companies are increasingly seeing mobile and as hot channels for selling extra inventory. Although these apps remain largely untested, and we can only assume that most last-minute deals will not apply to the hottest , it still makes for an exciting time to be an avid concert fanatic with a smartphone.

Now, if we can only get these apps in !


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