Amy Winehouse hologram tour planned for late 2019
Tupac “started” it in 2012 at Coachella when a holographic incarnation of him appeared on stage and since then both Maria Callas and Roy Orbison have been able to get back on the road – well, hologram versions of them...
October 12, 2018
Tootoot: Concerts Powered By Fans
(This is a sponsored feature) Where are your fans? It’s one of the most important questions in the modern music industry. Not just in terms of which social networks they’re following you on, but also the hunt for the...
November 16, 2016
Sandbox 143 – Data Driven
Lead: The live music business has not been turned on its head by digital in quite the same way as the record business has – but it is really starting to feel the impact. We look at how huge clouds of data from a variety...
October 21, 2015
John Mayer gets ‘On Tour’ app with photo-filter rewards
John Mayer is out and about for his Born & Raised world tour, and there's now an official app for that. Released as a free download for iPhone, it offers fans a list of all the tour dates, as well as a map view to track his...
July 17, 2013
Squeeze get pop-up shop to sell tour recordings
Squeeze are celebrating their 35th anniversary as a band with a new tour involving founder members Glenn Tilbrook and Chris Difford.
October 5, 2012
The Spotify bus is coming, and everybody’s jumping
Streaming music service Spotify has teamed up with Bacardi for a US tour, complete with a big green bus. And it's actually called a Big Green Bus, too.
August 2, 2012
Get set for a virtual Elvis tour
No dead musician is safe from the current buzz around virtual performances...
June 7, 2012
Now get set for hologram Tupac to go on tour
It seems the hologrammatic Tupac Shakur who took last weekend's Coachella festival by storm may not have rapped his last.
April 18, 2012
Pandora sets sights on tour marketing
Pandora, the interactive online radio platform that claims an impressive current share of 3.5% of total US radio listening, is thinking about tour marketing. Co-founder Tim Westergren announced the intentions recently at...
September 26, 2011
Wanted – bloggers for Lady Gaga’s next tour
Virgin Mobile is the latest brand to sign a deal with Lady Gaga, based around her upcoming US tour.
February 8, 2011
Is Blackberry getting its payoff for U2 sponsorship?
We'll let the headline and opening sentence of this article speak for itself: "BlackBerry loves U2. But U2 doesn't love BlackBerry, nor give a shit about them".The piece, on respected mobile tech blog Boy Genius Report, is...
September 23, 2009