Who hasn’t encountered the drag of having to find out what bands are playing in his/her area? We’ve teamed up with Songkick.com to streamline the process of finding fresh live music in your city. We’re constantly on the look-out for talented bands and performing artists in Greater China, and now we’re working with our friends at Songkick.com to give you an all-round view of who’s playing and what gigs to keep an eye out for. Our insight in the local Chinese as well as global music scene, combined with Songkick’s expertise in feed-based, personalized online listings, will make it easy for you to keep up with what gigs are worth checking out in your area.
Songkick, the home for live music on the web, is the second largest live music destination after LiveNation. Recognized by Billboard Magazine as one of the Top 10 Digital Music Startups of 2010 and voted Best Innovation in BT’s 2010 Digital Music Awards, Songkick makes it easy for fans to track concerts for their favorite artists so they never miss them live. Songkick aggregates artist, concert, festival, venue, and ticket information from across 60 countries, so fans can receive personalized alerts for upcoming shows in their town and find the cheapest tickets.
Fans can use Songkick to share concerts on other social networks, and add photos, set lists, and reviews after the show. Songkick’s live music information is distributed across a network of partners including YouTube, Vevo, and The Hype Machine through their API. Songkick is backed by Index Ventures and Y Combinator, as well as angels from the technology and music industries. Please visit http://www.songkick.com for more info.