Ticketing firm Dice expands with ‘second HQ’ in New York
UK-based ticketing firm Dice has spent the Covid-19 pandemic expanding its business into livestreams and merch. Now it is expanding geographically too, building on its US launch in 2019 with a new “second HQ” in New York....
May 12, 2021
Ticketing and livestreams app Dice gets into merchandise
Dice started as a mobile ticketing app, before swiftly expanding into livestreams as Covid-19 lockdowns hit physical concerts. Now it's expanding again: into merchandise. Its new 'Merch On Dice' feature will enable artists...
March 9, 2021
Laura Marling livestream to be rebroadcast as ticketed event
Last summer, Laura Marling sold 6,500 tickets for her two livestreamed shows from the Union Chapel venue in London: one of the first examples of a ticketed livestream utilising that kind of performance space during the...
January 18, 2021
How to successfully livestream a music event
*Learn more about Music and Livestreaming: reaching fans AND making money Another day, another livestream. Well, probably another thousand of them. A year ago, livestreams were defined by their rarity, now they...
August 13, 2020
Ride apologise after technical problems nix paid livestream
The music industry is increasingly excited about the potential for ticketed livestreams, but we can't ignore some of the risks involved too. For example, British band Ride were forced to abandon their concert last night...
August 7, 2020
Nick Cave to stream solo performance from Alexandra Palace
London’s Alexandra Palace venue normally holds 10,400 people, but for its next concert it will hold just one artist and his crew. Nick Cave is the artist: with his 33-date European tour bumped to 2021 due to the Covid-19...
July 3, 2020
Dice boss on ‘20 things we’ve learned about livestreaming’
British mobile-ticketing firm Dice is one of the startups most affected by the Covid-19 impact, but the company has been pivoting during the pandemic to focus on livestreams. Now its CEO Phil Hutcheon has published an article...
May 29, 2020
Dice ticketing app adds livestreams with new Dice TV feature
We’ve already seen the biggest companies in the live music world, from Live Nation to Eventbrite, reveal some of their plans for cost reductions to help them get through the coronavirus crisis. What about smaller...
April 17, 2020
Primavera Sound goes ticketless as Dice expands to Spain
Spanish live firm Primavera Sound is going to take its events ticketless, including its flagship festival in Barcelona. The company is doing it via an exclusive multi-year partnership with ticketing startup Dice, which will...
October 17, 2019
Ticketing startup Dice expands to Italy, with FKA twigs
It’s been a while since we’ve checked in with ticketing startup Dice – in March, when the company launched in the US. Now it’s expanding again, this time to Italy. Dice’s app is now live there, complete...
September 26, 2019
Ticketing app Dice launches in the US – in LA and New York
British ticketing app Dice has been expanding in Europe for some time, but now it’s targeting the biggest music market of all: the US. The app is now available in the US with a roster of concerts initially in Los Angeles...
March 5, 2019