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Acquisitions | Stingray Acquires Qello Concerts

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Author: Stingray / Date: 03/01/2018 / Tags: Qello; Concerts; Acquisition
Stingray acquires Qello Concerts

Great news to start the year!

We are thrilled to announce that we have acquired the assets of Qello Concerts, a company that has been described as the Netflix of concert films and documentaries.

Founded in 2010 by Richard Johnson, Bob Frank, and Brian Lisi, New-York-based Qello Concerts is available on Amazon Channels, Apple TV, Roku, Google TV, Samsung Smart TV, on mobile devices, on the web at, and more.

Through this acquisition, we will add 2,000 concerts and music documentaries to our library. This means more live shows for you and subscribers to enjoy anywhere, anytime!


Eric Boyko, President, Co-founder, and CEO of Stingray stated: “We see this agreement as a way forward to deliver on our mission of becoming the destination for consumers worldwide who want to discover and enjoy music across all platforms on all of their devices.”

According to Richard Johnson President and Co-founder of Qello Concerts, “We couldn’t have chosen a more perfect new home than Stingray for Qello Concerts. Our passion for music, coupled with our dedication to delivering the ultimate user experience falls directly in line with Stingray’s mission. We look forward to accelerating growth and leveraging new opportunities as Stingray and Qello forge ahead together.”

Welcome Qello Concerts to the Stingray family!

For more information about adding Qello to your service offering, contact

Qello Concerts available on all devices


  • Available on TV, mobile, and the web, and transforms any screen into a live concert video experience
  • The world’s largest catalog of concert films, award-winning music documentaries, and live streaming music events from the 1920s to today
  • Library spans all musical genres from classic rock, rock, progressive rock, blues, pop, country, metal, folk, rock, jazz, EDM, indie, Christian & gospel, singer-songwriter, and more
  • The greatest performances from Queen, Pink Floyd, Lady Gaga, Metallica, Nirvana, Tiesto, Paul McCartney, The Rolling Stones, The Doors, The Who, Bruce Springsteen, Bob Dylan, Beyoncé, Jay-Z, Stevie Wonder, Celine Dion, Bob Marley, Green Day, Rush, Santana, Bon Jovi, Imagine Dragons, Dave Matthews Band, Billy Joel, Hall & Oates, Norah Jones, David Bowie, The Police, Eric Clapton, and so much more
  • Vast collection of award-winning documentaries presenting the stories behind the music of The Beatles, Tom Petty, The Band, Tupac, and more