Browsing the "Music" Tag

Reid Hoffman’s New ‘Hamilton’-Inspired Crypto Rap Video Is Straight Fire

| Brady Dale

The LinkedIn co-founder teamed up with notable YouTubers to drop a battle rap between Alexander Hamilton and Satoshi Nakamoto. Who wins?

Music-Sharing Startup Audius Gives New Details on Twin Crypto Tokens

| Nikhilesh De

Blockchain startup Audius has revealed details of its decentralized music network's two tokens and governance system in a white paper.

Eminem’s Latest Album ‘Kamikaze’ Features a Bitcoin Shout-Out

| Daniel Palmer

The rapper Eminem has given bitcoin's public awareness a boost with a mention of the cryptocurrency on his just-launched album "Kamikaze."

dj, music, 3lau

Zedd, 3LAU and Big Sean: Tickets On Sale for First Blockchain Music Festival

| Ada Hui

Tickets for the first music festival to run on blockchain technology this October are going on sale Thursday.

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Musicians Turned Miners? How a DJ Is Disrupting Spotify With Blockchain

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

DJ Gareth Emery has no problem selling out shows. Will he have the same success launching an ICO for his new crypto asset?

G-Eazy, Mariah and More to Sell Albums for Monero

| Stan Higgins

A group of well-known musicians including Mariah Carey, Marilyn Manson and others has begun accepting the privacy-oriented cryptocurrency monero.

Pop Star Bjork to Accept Cryptocurrency Payments for New Album

| Sujha Sundararajan

Icelandic music star Bjork is partnering with British startup Blockpool to let fans pay with cryptocurrencies for her forthcoming album "Utopia."

Charlie Shrem’s Next Act? Helping This Blockchain Startup Disrupt Music

| Jonathan Keane

With Charlie Shrem and a Pinterest executive as advisers, blockchain startup Viberate is looking to eliminate the music business's middlemen.

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Music Groups Band Together to Build Blockchain Rights Solution

| Michael del Castillo

Three music associations have teamed up with IBM to create a blockchain solution aimed to protect the intellectual property of artists.

dj, music

Can Blockchain Make Music Great Again?

| George Yacik

Blockchain technology can't write songs or play instruments, but it might be able to ensure that those who do get the proper credit and compensation.