Pandora gets into concert ticket sales with Ticketfly acquisition

Owen WilliamsInsider

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Pandora, the largest music streaming site, has acquired Ticketfly today which means it’s now getting into the ticketing business. The company announced the acquisition on its blog today saying that the move will allow the creation of the ” most powerful fan analytics platform in the world for venues, promoters, and artists.” For you, it likely means that you’ll start seeing Pandora selling more tickets directly when you’re using the service. It was already testing the ability — a recent test saw Pandora sell 55,000 tickets for a Rolling Stones tour in 24 hours and 25,000 tickets for ODESZA. Pandora is…

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