Cellist Zoë Keating has been a digital pioneer for some time now, from social media to direct-to-fan commerce. But it's strange to think she's only played London once before. That's changing, thanks to...
May 1st, 2013 by Stuart Dredge
April 17th, 2013 by Music Ally
Live music service Bandsintown has been sharing its latest stats, telling tech blog PandoDaily that it now has 5m unique users.
April 2nd, 2013 by Music Ally
In the latest Music Ally podcast, Stuart Dredge calls in on the "Skype pipe" from what he claims is his home (but we know is a pub in Bishop's Stortford).
April 2nd, 2013 by Stuart Dredge
Live-music startup Songkick has launched version 2.0 of its Songkick Concerts app for iPhone with a big new feature: in-app ticket sales to gigs. The app was originally launched in June 2011, and had...
March 11th, 2013 by Music Ally
We've written about live-music startup Songkick's Detour project in the past: it gets fans to lobby for specific artists to play gigs in their hometown, signing up an online crowd to pre-order tickets...
February 1st, 2013 by Music Ally
Live music website Bandsintown has launched its own Spotify app to continue going head-to-head with Songkick. The app asks users to (optionally) log in through Facebook while also sharing their Spotify...
January 14th, 2013 by Music Ally
Songkick had more than 7m monthly active users by the end of 2012, but it seems a big chunk of its growth is now fuelled by its mobile apps.
December 12th, 2012 by Music Ally
Songkick has some more evidence for the potential of its Detour crowdfunding spin-off: a gig next February in London for US indie band Desaparecidos.
November 12th, 2012 by Music Ally
British music site Qusic launches today, with its slogan and red tracking buttons providing a strong reminder of a more established site: Songkick.