Vancouver’s Mobio Launches Band ConneXion, a Mobile App to Connect with SXSW Bands

Vancouver-based Mobio Technologies, a consumer marketing and technology firm, has launched Band ConneXion, a mobile app to showcase the 500-plus bands at the South by Southwest Music Festival running until this Sunday, March 18. Band ConneXion consolidates the hundreds of bands, including Metric and Bruce Springsteen, providing users with festival show details, social media links, and more.

“SXSW is an amazing opportunity for bands and their fans to engage, and Mobio is making it even easier through the Mobio – Band ConneXion,” said Mark Binns, Chief Marketing Officer, Mobio Technologies, Inc. “Everything you ever wanted to know about your favorite SXSW band, including a chance meet some of them, is available through Mobio. How can you beat that?”

Defeat the Label is the official non-profit beneficiary for the Mobio’s Band ConneXion. An anti-bulying movement, DTL strives “to promote an inclusive, judgment-free society.”

Founded in 2009, Mobio is a startup committed “to giving brands and consumers innovative, meaningful and rewarding mobile experiences.” The company rewards consumers with exclusive access to content and experiences, with the goal of turning smartphones “into instant VIP passes.”