LOS ANGELES (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — Live Nation continues to make inroads into ecommerce and mobile technology with the launch of a new Android app to mach the already released iPhone App which is consistently in the Top 20 in the iTunes music apps category.
The app allows users to browse lists of upcoming concerts and will offer offer ticket on sale information, presale access with no code necessary, exclusive mobile tickets offers, show reminders, set lists, venue information, seat maps, authentic ticket purchases, and exclusive content. Listings can be geo-targeted by location, enabling relevant access to local shows or shows anywhere in North America, with the ability to download events directly to your calendar.
As a part of the launch, Live Nation is holding the "Live Nation Black App Sweepstakes" offering app downloaders a chance to win a year's worth of concert tickets to participating Live Nation events.
"Through innovations in mobile technology we are changing the way live music fans access concerts, providing more on the go access than ever before," said Michael Rapino, President and Chief Executive Officer of Live Nation Entertainment. "We have seen more than 3 million downloads of the Live Nation iPhone App in just over a year. We are now able to offer Android platform users with the same great access to concerts from Live Nation, Ticketmaster and a many independent venues – wherever and whenever they want." – CelebrityAccess Staff Writers