Music lovers looking for a nearby concert can turn to apps that detect a person’s location and list nearby live events based on the type of tunes they and their friends like.

Apps such as Bandsintown and Songkick scan fans’ music libraries on their mobile devices and iTunes, along with music streaming services such as Spotify, Pandora and SoundCloud, to learn musical preferences so fans never miss a show.

Bandsintown also shows users which bands their friends are heading to see.

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Apps pinpoint locations of nearby concerts for music lovers

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