Bandsintown creates new community for its artist clients
The community is free, and currently open to anyone who is a registered user of the Bandsintown for Artists tool.
October 11, 2021
Bandsintown data hints at ‘rapid return’ of live music
During the Covid-19 pandemic, concert discovery service Bandsintown pivoted neatly to cover livestreams, including publishing regular data quantifying the burgeoning sector. Now it’s got some data to share on its original...
May 27, 2021
‘Livestreaming has not been a growth category: it’s been an exploitation category’
We recently held the first ever Music Ally Japan Digital Summit, with more than 1,100 people registering for the event that took place online on 20-22 April. We're now publishing the video from one of its sessions, exploring...
May 13, 2021
Bandsintown publishes findings from new livestreaming survey
Bandsintown has been talking to artists and fans again about their livestreaming views and habits. Its latest survey canvassed 7,688 people, and found that 86% of fans have watched at least one music livestream within the...
April 1, 2021
Bandsintown launches music livestreams subscription service
In 2020, Bandsintown quickly pivoted from being a service helping people to discover physical concerts to one that pointed them in the direction of online livestreams. Just before Christmas, it revealed that it had tracked...
January 13, 2021
More than half of livestream concerts are now charging
Bandsintown has released some new data on the livestreamed music events that it has been tracking in 2020 amid the Covid-19 pandemic. Billboard reported that the latest figures show nearly 61k livestreams between 25 March...
December 17, 2020
Survey: 30% of musicians are planning weekly livestreams
Bandsintown has been one of the companies around live music that has pivoted during Covid-19 – in its case, turning its site and app into places for fans to discover livestreams by artists, as well as launching its own...
August 25, 2020
Suicide Silence and Bandsintown launch geofenced virtual tour
Livestream music concerts can air globally, but that doesn't mean they have to. We're seeing a growing number of artists experiment with geofenced online concerts, which can only be viewed by fans in a particular part of...
June 25, 2020
Bandsintown claims fan interest in livestreams will endure
Among the many unknowns around this Covid-19 pandemic’s impact on the music industry: will the current boom in livestreams ebb away quickly once live concerts return? According to a survey of nearly 7,000 Bandsintown...
April 20, 2020
Today’s positive coronavirus-related music industry news (25 March)
Start today with the group of streaming services and tech companies announcing contributions to MusiCares' COVID-19 Relief Fund in the US. Amazon Music, Facebook, SiriusXM and Pandora, Spotify, Tidal and YouTube Music...
March 25, 2020
Bandsintown teams with Waze for real-time travel information
Gigs-discovery service Bandsintown is partnering with Google-owned navigation app Waze to offer artists and fans real-time travel information when going to shows, including alerting them to road closures and traffic delays....
February 11, 2020