Ticketfly builds concert app from the ashes of its WillCall acquisition

WillCall had great design and community, but didn’t have tickets to the best concerts. Ticketfly had deep relationships with music venues, but no one was using it to discover shows. Today, Ticke

Concert Giant Ticketfly Acquires Last-Minute Ticket App WillCall

WillCall is a pretty concert app, but its weakness was a lack of deals with venues to get tickets to sell. Well no more, as today it was acquired by Ticketfly, the second-biggest concert ticket seller

Facebook Becomes A Local Party Discovery Tool With “Events For You” Redesign

Just because you weren’t invited, doesn’t mean Facebook can’t help you crash the party. Facebook Events on the web got a slick visual overhaul today that includes a new “Event

WillCall’s New Bluetooth “BarTab” Feature Lets You Buy Drinks At Concerts By Saying Your Name

WillCall's plot to reimagine nightlife goes way beyond its concert ticketing app. So it's tackling the annoyance of buying drinks, from long bar lines to fumbling for cash to forgetting your credit ca

WillCall Adds Ticket Gifting To Grow Its “Live Music Logistics Company”

Today, WillCall is a concert ticket sales app aiming to grow by adding the option to gift tickets to friends. But founder Donnie Dinch's ambitions are more akin to that of Travis Kalanick. Dinch has b

WillCall Raises $1.2M From SV Angel And Sean Parker For Concert, Merch, And Drink Mobile Payments

WillCall wants to be Square Card Case for music venues, allowing you to pay for your whole concert experience from mobile. So to expand beyond tickets and go international it's raised $1.2 million fro

Spotify Made You Listen To More Music, WillCall Gets You To Go To More Concerts

In 1996, people in the U.S. bought about 2.3 albums per year. Today, thanks to services like Spotify and Rdio, some of us listen to that many albums a day. Last-minute concert ticket app <a target="_b

WillCall Sells You What You’re Doing Tonight, Launches Web App, Raises $850K From SV Angel, 500 Startups

"We're not trying to be the best way to buy last minute tickets. We're trying to be the best way to buy tickets", says Donnie Dinch, founder of <a target="_blank" href="https://getwillcall.com/">WillC

Want To Buy Last-Minute Tickets To Local Events (At A Discount)? WillCall Is For You.

If you're anything like me (and hopefully for your sake, you're not), then you tend to do things --scheduling, booking, and so on -- at the last minute. For we Last Minute Scramblers, some highly usab