Live Nation launches EDM discovery platform

Coral Williamson

Live Nation has launched Boomrat, an electronic dance music discovery platform.

The platform was nurtured through the promotion company’s start-up incubator, Live Nation Labs, after being acquired in August 2013.

Boomrat sources dance music content from more than 300 dance music blogs and streaming sites such as SoundCloud to monitor current trends in EDM. It will include a trending chart using SoundCloud’s API which will update hourly and will soon incorporate YouTube data.

The platform also includes playlists created by ...

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