Warner Music Group Buys Assets From Songkick

Burbank-based Warner Music Group has acquired the core assets of Songkick, including its app, website, and trademark, according to the firms. Financial details of the acquisition were not announced. Songkick had operated an online website focused on concert discovery. Warner Music Group said that Songkick will become part of WEA, its artist and label services division. Warner Music Group said that "some" Songkick employees related to the discovery business will move over to the company, although the exact number of employees joining has yet to be determined.