NEW YORK (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — BurnLounge, the world's first fan-driven digital download service, today announced it has expanded its relationship with Live Nation, the world's largest live music company.
Under the terms, BurnLounge VIP Retailers will now have access to twice the number of Live Nation amphitheatres, clubs and VIP rooms around the country. In addition, BurnLounge will continue to present information on Live Nation events with links to purchase concert tickets.
"We are dedicated to offering the BurnLounge community unprecedented access to the music industry. Through our partnership with Live Nation, Retailers have special access to venues and VIP rooms," said Ryan Dadd, BurnLounge co-founder, president and chief operating officer. "This relationship also provides BurnLounge Retailers with incredible visibility to thousands of concertgoers in key markets."
"The partnership with BurnLounge has been extremely well-received by music fans within the BurnLounge community," said Bruce Eskowitz, chief executive officer of North American Music for Live Nation, "We look forward to welcoming them in an increased number of venues across the country."
The BurnLounge network leverages the social networking phenomenon and is composed of music fans, musicians, and DJs who operate their own digital Stores. BurnLounge Retailers can promote their favorite artists from over two million titles – including major and independent labels – in their personal store while receiving a percentage of the sales. Many platinum-selling artists have launched their own BurnLounge Stores, including Kanye West, KISS, Good Charlotte, the Elvis Presley Estate, Hootie and the Blowfish, Justin Timberlake, Willie Nelson, and many more. – CelebrityAccess Staff Writers