Facebook concert-discovery application Bandsintown conducted an online survey of some 1,800 music enthusiasts and active users of the social network between the ages of 16 and 59, and it used its findings to divide the group into five segments: “Super Fans,” “Plugged-Indies,” “Soloists,” “Dedicated Diehards,” and “Tag-Alongs.”
Whether or not the name of the application Bandcamp reminds you of the American Pie movies, the new app allows musical acts to create pages on Facebook.
Facebook doesn’t make it as straightforward for bands to create the types of pages they have been accustomed to on MySpace. However, with a little effort and some cool tricks, musicians can add much of the same functionality to their Facebook page. Here are a few quick tips.