The live industry confirms its importance to consumer spending on music, whilst showing a growing importance in the discovery and building of new acts.
According to a recent year-in-review by Nielsen, more than half of what consumers spent on music in 2015, was spent on some form of live event: a live music festival, a dj event, or a live music concert. 12% percent of respondents reported to have discovered artists through live events (whereas magazines only scored 7%).
Promoters, are you having trouble gathering guest lists, technical riders, hospitality riders, promo material, itineraries, contacts, VAT numbers, …? Still advancing artists the old-fashioned way? We’ve got it covered for you, all in one place. Meet the Artist Website, and start using it in 3 easy steps: define your limits, add contacts, click send.
Here at BeatSwitch, we focus really hard on improving productivity and creating more efficient workflow, so you have more time for what your job is really all about.
BeatSwitch is all for those who push innovation in music. Poppunt and their Play & Produce are definitely one of those factors we love in the Flemish music scene. Every two years, artists, promoters and agents from the electronic music scene gather in Ghent. Here’s our preview to what Play & Produce has to offer you on 8 november at Vooruit. (more…)
The digital age has changed the everyday habits at your booking agency completely, but there’s likely still room for improvement. Whether it be promoting your agency and artists or managing bookings and riders: here are 3 tips to help you relocate your time and effort to where you need them the most.