November 8th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Live music startup Songkick has been selling tickets to concerts through its own system for a while now, but when the feature launched, the company deliberately didn’t talk it up too much: an experiment...

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October 10th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

We reported yesterday on the launch of BBC Music, and the expansion of its streaming playlists service Playlister. But we missed the Beeb’s announcement of a couple of stats: in the year since Playlister...

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August 7th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Concert discovery service Songkick has updated its widget for artists to allow them to schedule announcements around tours and shows in advance. Previously acts could only input tour dates and publish...

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July 24th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

iPhone app Gig Sq. is the latest live music discovery app, initially focused on London in the UK. People can use it to see who’s playing near their current location, as well as browsing featured gigs...

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July 4th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

London already has its fair share of disruptive live-music startups – Songkick being the obvious example – but another one is set to make its debut later this month. It’s called Dice, and it’s...

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May 28th, 2014 by Eamonn Forde

Last week Spotify trumpeted a significant 10m milestone (in terms of paying customers) and now concert discovery service Songkick has announced it has 10m active users each month (up from 8.5m at the...

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February 20th, 2014 by Music Ally

The cover feature in this week’s Music Ally Report looks at ticketing in an age of over-abundance.

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February 19th, 2014 by Music Ally

Front cover Report

Our cover feature looks at ticketing in an age of over-abundance. Tickets for gigs run on the basis on finite inventory but the sheer volume of shows and the number of outlets selling tickets has exploded...

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December 18th, 2013 by Music Ally

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The latest stink around charges for tickets in the UK has been triggered by consumer rights firm Which?.

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