What NFTs Promise Music Creators — And What They Actually Do; Super Hi-Fi, WellSaid Debut AI Radio DJ; Spotify X Shopify
What NFTs Promise Music Creators — And What They Actually Do — yashbagal.substack.com
Why own anything in the age of abundance?
From voice creation and delivery to audio curation and production, music and audio platforms can — for the first time — offer their listeners totally personalized, localized, voice-driven, on-demand products generated by AI in real time.
Artists can now use Shopify to manage and sell merch to fans via their artist profile.
The internet is entering a new era of community. The web3 has unlocked the possibility for communities to easily come together across platforms, which gives communities a sense of ‘realness’ that doesn’t feel the same as being on a web2 platform.
As Steam bans games selling NFTs, should music be wary too? — musically.com
This is not a music story, but it’s one that may give our industry pause for thought in the continued excitement around non-fungible tokens (NFTs).
SME’s chief executive, Sung Su Lee, explains his company’s strategy for building a roster of artists who can come together in the metaverse.
Apple Sees Future of Streaming in Classical Music — www.bloomberg.com
The tech giant’s acquisition of tiny classical-music startup Primephonic should tell us something about what factors are going to matter most to listeners and viewers.
You don’t need a library card to check out Blast, Huntsville’s new online platform for streaming music from local artists.
Gaming’s freemium model is making billions. For the music industry, it offers valuable lessons. — www.musicbusinessworldwide.com
What the music industry can learn from the video games sector about the long-term power and potential of free content
Liberty Media Sells iHeartMedia Stake, Exiting Broadcast Radio Business — www.billboard.com
Liberty Media ended its brief entrée into broadcast radio on Oct. 5 by selling its entire stake in iHeartMedia, the largest radio broadcaster in the United States.
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