Gig Finder beta was updated. Now available for more countries and phones
If you don’t know anything about Gig Finder, is an application developed by Nokia Beta Labs and the purpose is to help people find the best musical events near them.
Starting today, Gig Finder beta is available in 18 countries (USA, Canada, UK, Ireland, Australia, Austria, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Sweden, Switzerland and Spain) and works on all devices with Symbian^3, S60 5th edition, and S60 3rd Edition FP2 operating system.
What brings this new Gig Finder beta update?
– Improved: Get gig recommendations based on your music taste and location.
– Search for concerts by artist, genre, city, venue and dates
– Add artists to your music profile to be notified when they play concerts near you
– Find where to buy tickets and compare prices
– Get directions to the venue using Ovi Maps
– New: Preview tracks from that artist or go through to Ovi Music to purchase songs
– Improved: Invite your friends using Facebook, SMS or e-mail (Selecting Facebook friends from within the app was a requested feature)
– New: Artist page with information about upcoming events & most popular music tracks
– New: Ability to manually change the location used to recommend Gigs (This was another requested feature)
You can see below a video demonstration of Gig Finder beta on Nokia C7