Want to go to a concert but don’t have anyone to go with? Have a spare ticket but would rather not go on your own? Want to win a selection of CD’s from the likes of Coldplay, Blur, LCD Soundsystem and more… Then the Tastebuds Event Matchmaker is for you!

As well as expressing interest in going to a concert, you can also browse concerts that other Tastebuds members want to meet up at and let them know you want to join them. Check out the Matchmaker on the Events page.

Try it and win!

To celebrate the launch of the Event Matchmaker we’re giving away a huge collection of fantastic albums. In fact you could win the ENTIRE back catalogues of Blur, Sigur Rós, Coldplay, Gorillaz and LCD Soundsystem!

That’s over 20 albums up for grabs we’ll be handing out to THREE lucky Tastebuds users.

Win tickets to see The Good Natured in London

PLUS… for those Tastebudders in London, there’s a chance to win one of two pairs of tickets to see superb new electropop outfit The Good Natured.

Hot on the heels of Headlining the BBC Introducing Stage at Glastonbury, and supporting The Killers and The Kills at Hard Rock Calling, The Good Natured are launching their new Skeleton EP live At Hoxton Bar & Kitchen, London on Wednesday 20th July. With dinner on us it’ll be a great night, and a fantastic way to impress a date!

“A talented and passionate force to be reckoned with” – The Fly
“This is how pop should be done” – Time Out

The Good Natured released their debut EP on Regal Records on 4th July – Stream the EP in full now on their Facebook page and click here for more details. Grab a free download of Wolves from the Skeleton EP.

How do I enter?

To win the collection of albums and tickets simply use the Event Matchmaker before Saturday 16th July (midnight UK time) and we’ll enter you into the draw. Note: you don’t have to successfully find a concert buddy to qualify – just express your interest in going to a concert or get in touch with someone who’s looking for a buddy!

The winners will be drawn on Sunday 17th July and contacted via Tastebuds, with three winners of the album collection, and two winners of the concert tickets.

Get started by browsing for concerts you’re interested in.

What if I’m not a member of Tastebuds?

You need to be a member to use the Event Matchmaker and be entered into the draw.

Tastebuds lets you meet new people who share your passion for music, discover concerts they’re attending and explore and listen to new music. It’s totally free to use, so what are you waiting for – get started here!