Blockchain music services, apps and resources, NFTs, DAO's and web3 music stuff
We are creating an open-source protocol for the uniform identification of music rights holders and creators. The Open Music Initiative dramatically simplifies the way music creators and rights owners are identified and compensated.
Artist, label and record store distribution tools for Shopify reporting daily to the Soundscan, OCC and ARIA charts. Drive traffic to your store with NFTs that unlock exclusive content and commerce experiences for your closest fans and followers. Turn your store into a subscription streaming service, pay-per-view platform, or ticketed livestream venue.
The Creative Passport is a verified digital ID for music makers that allows you to update, manage and control all information about yourself and your works. Push updated profile information into other music services, pull and visualise relevant information from your representatives and services you use in your dashboard, all in one place.
Water & Music is an independent research community on a mission to make the music industry more innovative, cooperative, and transparent. This is accomplished this through a social approach to knowledge exchange, building collaborative systems for music professionals to create, distribute, and discuss actionable, industry-leading insights.
This report on the creator economy aims to provide a brief introduction to the history of the creator economy and an overview of its latest developments to where we are today with the introduction of Web3 creator platforms. Included in the piece is an industry mapping of 140+ of the latest creator economy platforms.
A decentralized music distribution and royalty management system to better reward artists and their fans from veteran music distribution platform eMusic. “Our mission is to build a music distribution platform that achieves balance in the supply and rewards flowing between fans, artists and music service providers.”
Revelator Pro offers one platform to manage digital assets, supply chain, rights management, business intelligence, financial reporting, and royalty payment distribution. With Revelator Pro, you can easily manage all of your digital assets, copyrights and metadata in one place.
Audius is a digital streaming service built on the blockchain that connects fans directly with artists and exclusive new music. Build a fanbase, share your works in progress and then publish your completed tracks for all the world to hear. Create, grow, and monetize, all without the need to graduate off the platform or sign […]
GUTS uses blockchain technology to issue honest tickets that put an end to disgraceful secondary market prices and ticket fraud. Our digital tickets come with countless innovative benefits for fans and organizers that you won’t get anywhere else.
The all-in-one workspace for self-releasing artists and disruptive record labels. Protect, distribute and monetize your music. Manage your music catalogue from compositions to recordings, create albums and release to all major streaming and social media platforms. By creating NFT collections of your release catalogue effortlessly, you can enter the world of Web3 and unlock new […]
NFTs directly value creative work, without input from an intermediary. We’re witnessing the early stages of an audio movement – driven by scarcity, fandom and access. This article and infographic highlights the Music NFT landscape – providing insights for musicians, managers, labels, agents, fans and collectors alike. Written by Cooper Turley.
Opulous brings Decentralized Finance to the music industry, changing how artists access the funding they need and providing a launchpad for the first music copyright-backed NFTs.
OnChain Music exists to help artists, bands, singer songwriters, DJs, and musicians of all types to earn royalties on the blockchain. Whether you are an Artist or a Label, we can distribute your music to all of the blockchain music platforms (BMPs). Sign up, send us the music, sit back, and collect 85% of all […]
This is Part III of a five-part, collaborative research report that the Water & Music community put together and published in December 2021 on the state of music and Web3. It includes a market map of music/Web3 tools, which features nearly 80 different startups putting NFTs, social tokens, DAOs in a music and creator-centric context.
Newsletter and blog featuring insights from the intersection of music, marketing, and technology, watching Web3 collide with music.
Collect streaming royalties faster and get paid every day. Original Works Artist Wallet enables creators and rights holders to register their creative work, create smart contracts with collaborators, license rights and content usage, receive royalties as they’re generated, and get paid directly to a digital wallet and manage your digital identity on the blockchain.
RCRDSHP is launching a fresh new kind of space for electronic music culture to thrive, one that takes full advantage of cutting-edge tech like blockchain and NFTs, while leveraging large-scale platform dynamics and gamification.
Curated and designed by Mighty33 and geniuscorp, the Crypto Music History exhibition is a unique display and form of expression dedicated to and based upon the work of the entire crypto music community. It is designed for anyone who may or may not be familiar with but is interested in the underground story of crypto […]
As an artist or manager, you might be wondering what your web3 strategy is going to look like and where you’d even start. Here Justin De Marco lists 14 different options artists have for launching projects in web3. The goal here is not so much to perfectly define each path, but instead to lay out […]
Invest In Music newsletter is delivered to your inbox every Monday and is curated by Cooper Turley (aka Cooopahtroopa) with all the latest news and developments in the music NFT space. Over 5000 subscribers and a weekly Podcast.
The Lab Report is an independent publication by Mega Labs founders Francis di Stasio and Justin De Marco focused on music in web3. A combination of a bi-weekly newsletter and original analysis covering innovation and the future of music and media.
This online whiteboard by Mighty33 is an extended resource that documents the early and ongoing initiatives converging between music and blockchain technology in general from 2015. The Map is split into categories, streaming, NFTs, events, etc where you’ll find related platforms. Includes an educational hub to learn the basics, and also an NFT guide for […]
The first weekly news podcast dedicated to all things music in web3. Hosted by independent author J. Thorn. Each episode will discuss a variety of music NFT news and topics.