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Owngig.com gig one: The Blow Monkeys

Owngig.com is proud to announce it’s first gig featuring The Blow Monkeys, taking place on November 22.

The website, launched just 3 months ago, allows fans to bid for which artist they would most like to see perform live, matching requests to help create a one-off event. Fans of The Blow Monkeys have recently created such a high demand that it has already made their dream gig become a reality, the release describing the achievement reveals.

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Billboard gets social networking focus

The stress on social networking continues across the music and media sector, with ABI Research’s Clint Wheelock booked to host a community-focused track at Billboard’s “Mobile Entertainment Live!” next month.

Wheelock is VP & Chief Research Officer at ABI Research. He will host a four-hour afternoon conference track which will explore how community, collaboration, social networking, and content sharing are critical to a successful mobile entertainment strategy.
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Suede singer sells USB stick album

Former Suede frontman, Brett Anderson, will preview songs from his new solo album at a special event in London – offering ticket buyers a USB stick containing the new album, ‘Wilderness’ along with their tickets. The event takes place at London’s Mermaid Theatre on July 7. Anderson will play piano and guitar, and will be joined on stage by singer Emmanuelle Seigner to jointly sing the album’s opening track, and cellist Amy Langley. Tickets  are available at www.ticketweb.co.uk