Bullet For My Valentine have announced the launch of their interactive smartphone App today, through the industry-leading provider of direct-to-fan mobile Apps - Disciple Media. The App will launch during the band’s biggest US tour to date, in support of their #1 charting album VENOM, promising fans a unique glimpse of the life on the road.
The band and their management, Raw Power Management, chose the Disciple Media mobile platform to be the ‘one spot for all things BFMV’ – an App right at the cutting edge of smartphone tech, which delivers unparalleled fan access to connect with the band’s army of fans worldwide. Based on in-depth fan insights, the App is tailored to BFMV fanbase and style, delivering ‘in the moment’ fan experiences including real-time live streaming, exclusive content, audio and images, ‘band to fan chats’, access to pre-sale and tour tickets, VIP packages, special competitions, App-only merchandise, friending and messaging and social media aggregation. The band will also be publishing previously unreleased material in the App later this year.
Commenting on the announcement, the band said: "We’re really excited to have somewhere to connect with all our fans across the world! We’re saving some of the best things coming up for subscribers and there’ll be plenty to sink your teeth into. This will be your first destination for all things BFMV”
The band’s representative, Raw Power Management have added: “We at Raw Power pride ourselves on working at the cutting edge. Which is why we’re proud to work alongside Disciple Media in launching the official app for Bullet For My Valentine and forge new ways for the band to connect with their fans”.
Founder and CEO of Disciple Media, Benji Vaughan, said: “Disciple was built to connect hardcore fans with hardcore bands and there is little in this world as hard, heavy or passionate as Bullet For My Valentine and their legions of fans around the world. We are truly honoured to be adding Bullet to the Disciple network and can’t wait to see how they use our technology"
BFMV’s App will be available to download for from the iTunes App Store and Google Play Store with exclusive and premium content available via subscription for £2.29 / $2.99 a month or £19.99 / $22.99 a year.
Google Play: http://smarturl.it/BFMVAppGP
Bullet For My Valentine U.S. Tour Dates:
Feb 12 - Houston, TX - House Of Blues
Feb 13 - Oklahoma City, OK - Diamond Ballroom
Feb 16 - Kansas City, MO - Arvest Bank Theatre at The Midland
Feb 17 - Saint Paul, MN - The Myth Event Center
Feb 19 - Chicago, IL - House Of Blues
Feb 20 - Milwaukee, WI - The Rave/Eagles Club
Feb 21 - Saint Louis, MO - The Pageant
Feb 23 - New York, NY - Playstation Theater
Feb 24 - Pittsburgh, PA - Stage AE
Feb 25 - Norfolk, VA - The Norva
Feb 27 - Lake Buena Vista, FL - House Of Blues
Feb 28 - Birmingham, AL - Iron City
Mar 1 - Silver Spring, MD - The Fillmore Silver Spring
Mar 2 - Philadelphia, PA - The Fillmore Philadelphia
Mar 3 - Boston, MA - House Of Blues
Mar 5 - Toronto, ON - Phoenix Concert Theatre
Mar 7 - Montreal, QC - Metropolis
Apr 30 - Jacksonville, FL - Welcome to Rockville 2016
May 1 - Fort Myers, FL - Fort Rock Festival 2016
May 7 - Concord, NC - Carolina Rebellion 2016
May 20-22 - Columbus, OH - Rock On The Range 2016
May 27-29 - Pryor, OK - Rocklahoma Festival 2016