Audiotube Ltd (http://www.audiotube.com), an online video management, promotion and distribution service, recently entered into an agreement with Tixdaq (http://www.tixdaq.com), a ticket price comparison site, to offer music fans price conscious UK concert tickets.
Under the terms of the agreement Audiotube members are able to search and buy tickets straight from the artist pages on Audiotube.com. Each Audiotube artist page features a ‘buy ticket’ button which, once clicked upon, takes the visitor to the relevant Tixdaq.com page. Visitors are then able to choose from a selection of price-conscious tickets and purchase direct from the site.
Since the agreement was made in July 2008, Audiotube and Tixdaq have worked hard to build upon their partnership and have created a series of deals.
As part of their ongoing partnership, Tixdaq.com visitors can now view the latest Audiotube music videos direct from the Tixdaq site. Music fans can simply click on the ‘view videos’ link on each artist page and gain access to the latest performances on Audiotube.com.
Scott de Mercado, Audiotube CEO, says; “I’m extremely happy to be building upon our current relationship with Tixdaq.com. Much like us, Tixdaq is a true web 2.0 company that likes to give back to its users and offer them new and exciting developments. This is why we’re pleased to provide Tixdaq customers with easy access to the latest music videos from their favourite artists. We look to continue our agreement with Tixdaq and we hope to continue rewarding both Audiotube and Tixdaq users in the process.”
Tixdaq.com EVP Commercial Steve Machin says “We believe that content is a two way street. We are excited that we are continuing to develop our relationship with Audiotube and introduce our fans to their service. Integrating Tixdaq ticket content with Audiotube’s video makes it a simple click for fans to watch their artists online or in concert”
By working together to make music videos and concert tickets more accessible, Audiotube and Tixdaq hope to give back to loyal . This latest development is just one step in the two sites ongoing partnership. Tixdaq and Audiotube are continually looking for ways to reward Audiotube’s 100,000 plus community members.
About Audiotube Ltd
Audiotube, backed by Island Records founder Chris Blackwell, is a next generation social networking site boasting over 300,000 monthly user’s who use it to share music video with their friends. Audiotube works with record labels to deliver content to end users and specialises in driving traffic back to the content owners to monetise. Audiotube’s online platform combines the demand for indie music and online video with the universal reach of the internet to satisfy customer demands for high-quality music delivery and community interaction.
Tixdaq Ltd was founded in 2006 by Will Muirhead to address the knowledge gap in the industry surrounding the burgeoning secondary ticket market. Tixdaq is now the leading provider of ticket resale data to the live entertainment industry and publishes the official UK Live Music Chart in Music Week. Tixdaq.com was launched in 2008 to provide a slice of this data to the consumer market as a price comparison service.