Joining a growing, global marketing team in our first ever events focused role, you will help us create a better music industry as well as bring it into the digital age by taking complete ownership […]
Senior Manager, International Events & Insight – Media Insight Consulting – London
Senior Manager, International Events & Insight – Media Insight Consulting – London Moorgate, Central London, UK SOC Code: 2429 Salary: £38,000-44,000 p.a. Job Description London-based boutique research company, Media Insight Consulting, […]
Account Manager – Openstage – London
Sourcing, building, managing, supporting events and projects built under the Openstage platform. Managing and developing accounts, to maximize turnover and profit. Hitting personal targets and contributing to overall profitability, success and positive image of the company in the marketplace.
Twitter’s Project Lightning will curate tweets from events
Twitter is working on something big called Project Lightning, which is due to make its debut within the social network’s mobile apps later this year. BuzzFeed got the first details: […]
Snapchat could have made $800k from Coachella ‘live story’
A year ago, Snapchat launched a feature called Live Stories that involved aggregating photos and videos from specific events, including music festivals. Now the company has been talking about how […]
Republic Records and VH1 team up for livestreamed battle-of-the-bands
Here in the UK, the image of battle-of-the-band events tends to be sticky-floored venues, small cash (or beer) prizes, and a lot of AWFUL bands. Suffice to say, that’s not […]
tubHub launches a Concerts & Events app on Spotify
eBay-owned secondary ticketing service StubHub has launched a Spotify app which lets people find upcoming gigs and buy tickets. It’s starting off simple though: the only personalisation is the app’s location-based feature to pinpoint gigs within five miles of the user’s nearest city.
Eventbrite raises $60m to continue building its ticketing business
More investment is pouring into the online ticketing sector, with Eventbrite announcing a $60m round yesterday, taking its total raised so far to $140m.
Music Data Science Day in London next Monday
EMI has teamed up with Data Science London for an event called Music Data Science in London on Monday (28 May).
Groupon’s G-Pass speeds up ticketing deals process
Groupon has launched a new feature for its GrouponLive service called G-Pass, which it says will speed up venue-entry process for people who’ve bought event tickets through the daily deals service.
Apps and hacks take the stage at London Music Hack Day
This weekend’s latest Music Hack Day event took place in London, and was perfectly timed given the Spotify Apps announcement last week.
Feargal Sharkey nabs keynote spot at London Games Conference
Wondering why we have a games article as Top Story today? Promotions like Zynga’s GagaVille farm for Lady Gaga and music social games companies like MXP4 show how the crossover between music and social gaming is hotting up. Meanwhile, the traditional games industry is keen to learn lessons from the last ten years of the music business.