Viagogo fined €23.5m in Italy over inflated ticket prices
Secondary ticketing firm Viagogo is under pressure again, this time in Italy, where communications regulator AGCOM has fined the company €23.6m.
June 27, 2022
Viberate report analyses the 2022 season of music festivals
The music analytics firm's 'Post-pandemic Festival Report' analyses the lineups and ticket prices of 500 of the top music festivals globally.
June 20, 2022
Lewis Capaldi gig will see tickets also claimed as NFTs
Hey kids! Who wants to go out to a "disruptive DeFi-Funded event" this summer?
May 31, 2022
Dice CEO talks live music habits, hybrid tours and Germany
Ticketing and livestreams firm Dice expanded to Germany this month, having raised $122m of funding last September.
May 31, 2022
Dice’s latest expansion takes ticketing service to Germany
Ticketing firm Dice raised $122m of funding last September, and immediately bought electronic-music livestreaming brand Boiler Room with part of that loot.
May 24, 2022
Events Coordinator, Ticketing and Marketing – Islington Assembly Hall – London
Events Coordinator – Ticketing and Marketing (£30,063 – £31,155 per annum) Islington Assembly Hall is a busy mid-sized venue in the heart of London. We are looking for an Events Coordinator who has experience of ticketing...
May 17, 2022
TicketSwap is expanding across Europe and Latin America
Dutch secondary-ticketing company TicketSwap is expanding, with a swathe of new deals with festivals, venues and promoters.
March 16, 2022
Is dynamic pricing containing the battle against ticket touting – or undermining it? (Guest column)
Below is a guest post from Adam Webb, founder of PR agency AL1 Communications, and campaign manager for FanFair Alliance, the UK-based campaign against online ticket touting. Writing in a personal capacity, he voices concern...
March 13, 2022
Snapchat gets into concert discovery with Ticketmaster deal
Snapchat's parent company Snap now has licensing deals with rightsholders to power a growing collection of music features in its app.
February 17, 2022
Single Music opens up its video streaming for Shopify stores
Single Music is a startup that makes a 'monetised video' tool for ecommerce platform Shopify, so that artists using the latter to sell merch can also use it for ticketed livestreams. The company says that it has sold...
September 28, 2021
Dice raises $122m: ‘We’re now scaling, because we’re ready for it’
Ticketing firm Dice has raised $122m in its Series C funding round. Venture capital giant SoftBank's Vision Fund 2 led the round, with Future Shape.
September 27, 2021
Audience Republic teams up with Event Genius and Festicket
Audience Republic is the startup that has just opened up its pre-registration platform for promoters, festivals and artists. Meanwhile, Event Genius is the British ticketing company that was acquired in 2019 by festival...
September 7, 2021