February 16, 2013

Test event featuring Beyonce causes stir online

Ticketscript, the market leading self service ticket platform for over 50,000 events, caused a stir recently when a test event went live on Songkick.

Ticketscript were in the process of testing exciting new functionality when a false event listing Beyonce and Justin Timberlake went live. The event was online for a matter of minutes yet this was enough for the global press to start the rumour mill.

By lunchtime news of the test event had spread as far as the States. Ticketscript, in conjunction with Songkick, were quick to launch a statement clarifying the situation.