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Dan Johnson

Birmingham, UK 76 posts

If it looks nice and sounds weird, it's probably for me. Maker of obscurity. DJ & Creative.

Backstage with Big Love Festival

With Big Love Festival taking over Baskerville Hall on 4th May, we thought we'd catch up with them before they press play on this year's event. Quick Introduction about your event - When did it start and how has it changed? Big Love is a bit different from most events, »

Backstage with Ian from One Music Management

Ahead of the incredible 80s Live at Ricoh Arena, Coventry we caught up with Ian from One Music Management to find out more about what goes on behind the scenes at their events. How many people are on the team involved on putting on your events, and what do they »

We donated 1142 meals and we couldn't have done it without you!

Our Giving Tree was another fantastic success over the Christmas period! With help from our friends and some local businesses, we managed to donate a total of 480 kg of food, which is equal to 1142 meals! With our donations, Birmingham Central Foodbank were able to provide local families and »

Customer data analysis goes deeper

There are many great reasons to use TheTicketSellers' platform to sell your tickets, with our slick checkout experience and sophisticated data analytics tools, and now we've added one more, by giving you the year of birth of your audience to get stuck into your demographics. You've always had a pie »

TheTicketSellers 20th Anniversary

In April 1998, in a record shop in Selly Oak opened it's doors for the first time. After many years of selling records, demand for event tickets grew and TheTicketSellers was born! Brain child of managing directors Jimmy and Mo TheTicketSellers was a platform for Birmingham based clubs and events »

Using a pop-up to prompt your customers

Have you ever considered highlighting options available to your ticket buyers? Sometimes, despite all the great planning and good intentions, ticket combinations or add-ons can get overlooked by customers. Our bespoke pop-ups allow you to draw attention where it is needed. This is the incredible effect that reminding customers to »

Our partnership with University College Birmingham

On the 1st of November our Operations Director went to go and speak to a group of budding event management students. University College Birmingham is just round the corner from our office, and they run a successful Event Management degree. We are delighted to be in partnership with them offering »

Record breaking ticket launches: Boomtown, Shambala and Port Eliot

Getting a festival right is a year-long task, planning, organising and manoeuvring everything into place. But at the very start of the process is the on-sale, and it's imperative to get this right to kick things off in style. TheTicketSellers have many clients who publicise the date their tickets go »

Festival Congress 2017

It feels like only yesterday, but it was in fact the 30th-31st October that we were in Cardiff for the annual Festival Congress organised by the AIF. The AIF do some really good work for independent festivals in the UK including their annual conference. Once again they brought together an »

Take the stress out of purchasing your tickets

We understand that when tickets for events go on sale, things can go just a little crazy. With hundreds or even thousands of other eager customers trying to purchase at the same time, some tickets get snapped up in a matter of seconds. To make your ticket buying experience less »

We’ve invested in your future!

Earlier this year we made the decision to invest £500,000 in the latest mobile scanning technology which we can’t wait to showcase at your event. It was a big decision - mostly for our FD who is notoriously tight - but an important one. Other than perhaps car »