LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--DigiTour Media, LLC is proud to announce The DigiTour™ 2013. Featuring live interactive performances by popular UK YouTube personalities including Zoella, Marcus Butler, Caspar Lee, Tanya Burr, PointlessBlog and Jim Chapman with US-based O2L, DigiTour 2013 will reach over 11,000 fans in four back-to-back live shows: Chicago, Oct. 3; Toronto, Oct. 4; Philadelphia, Oct. 5; and New York, Oct. 6.
“These social media tastemakers are the rock stars of today and tomorrow”
Another 15 million fans will follow the tour online through video content, social messaging and live streaming. General admission tickets for the four DigiTour 2013 dates are now on sale for $25 at TheDigiTour.com. VIP tickets for DigiTour New York sold out in just 20 minutes.
“These social media tastemakers are the rock stars of today and tomorrow,” said DigiTour Co-Founder/CEO Meridith Valiando. “They influence so many people with their videos and unrivaled ability to empower fans who follow their every move. Their channels average millions of views and their daily videos on their second channels get watched 250,000-500,000 times each day – more than most TV news programs. The engagement these personalities have is unprecedented.”
The Brits on the DigiTour roster have judged the Elle Beauty Awards, graced many a red carpet and interviewed One Direction. Their fan meet ups and appearances worldwide have landed them on the pages of USA Today, Wired UK, OK, Look, the Daily Mail and Sun.
Follow DigiTour on Twitter: @TheDigiTour; #digitour2013.
About DigiTour: DigiTour Media, LLC, connecting social media to the stage, was founded in 2010 by Meridith Valiando and Chris Rojas, who also serve as tour producers “Bringing YouTube to Concert Halls” as reported by Forbes. The DigiTour™ has presented more than 70 live music events over the past two years, making an indelible mark in the entertainment industry by changing the traditional concert platform and helping YouTubers launch solid touring brands that have the ability to bridge the gap between web and the mainstream. In 2011 all three American Music Award honorees in the New Media Category were DigiTour alums. Most recently DigiTour introduced DigiFest to its slate of annual social media events targeted at teens. DigiFest NYC June 1 was a sold out, epic seven-hour festival featuring over 50 social media superstars that drew 3,000+ screaming teen superfans.