Lil Nas X To Perform Virtual In-Game Roblox Concert
Lil Nas X, who exploded onto the music scene with the smash “Old Town Road,” will perform the first in-game concert on the Roblox platform this weekend. The singer will also participate in an artist Q&A within the game, which reportedly has more than 150 million monthly users. The... Read more
Celebrities Contribute $30M To Virtual Concert Startup
The virtual concert startup company Wave is on-the-rise, and just announced support from various celebrities, garnering $30 million in series B funding. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the funding was led by Maveron with participation from Griffin Gaming Partners, Scooter Bruan, Alex Rodriquez, Superfly co-founder Rick Farman, and Twitch... Read more
SuperM Perform Virtual Paid Concert For Global Fans
In the new age of streaming concerts, K-pop group SuperM redefined the movement by holding a paid virtual show which broadcasted to viewers in over 100 countries. On Sunday, SuperM headlined the first of four K-pop concerts in the Beyond Live series by South Korean event giant SM Entertainment.... Read more
Bandsintown To Alert Fans Of Livestreams Amid Widespread Cancellations
As the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) rapidly spreads across the country, artists are taking their performances to social media platforms to livestream shows. Bandsintown, an app that alerts fans of upcoming concerts, will now direct fans to livestreams. Bandsintown will add “Watch Live” alerts to artist pages, which will directly... Read more