"First, Bandsintown now claims to be the top live music app, as concert-related keywords have been declining on Google Trends for the past four years. Any time people start receiving more information about something through “push” technology (i.e. your phone or computer tells you about something you want to know without you asking it) than by actively “pulling” it from Google, our ears perk up. As things stand, Bandsintown sends more people to Facebook artist pages than Google does."
Bandsintown Live-Music App Proves ‘Push’ Really Does Work | Billboard.biz