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.
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.
Artist, label and record store distribution tools for Shopify. With Single Music artists can run their own album pre-orders, sell individual tracks alongside an album or bundle digital with any physical product – all reporting daily to Soundscan, OCC and ARIA charts. Sell NFTs on your Shopify storefront and use them to unlock access to exclusive […]
Water & Music is an independent newsletter and research DAO, on a mission to empower music-industry professionals with the knowledge, network and skills to do more collaborative and progressive work with technology. Water & Music is run by longtime music-tech writer and researcher Cherie Hu.
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.”
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.
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 a […]
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.
My Music Tokens mint unique cryptocurrencies that operate on the Ethereum blockchain. This allows for the artist to easily transfer tokens to anyone else who has an Ethereum based wallet, like MyEtherWallet, or Meta Mask. The Token listing page features a list of music tokens and decentralised music projects.
A one stop artist-first platform funded and underpinned by Fenix Tokens. Fenix helps you find better ways to make money from your music and to find new fans from around the world. The Artist Dashboard on the Fenix 360 app lets you view sales, add products, control your social media and see all your band’s […]
Meet the growing demand for transparency in the music industry with Playtreks. Unlimited music data, free music distribution to all major platforms, airplay monitoring, blockchain NFT marketplace, copyright control, and NFT’s.
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 […]
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.
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.
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.
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.
Collect streaming royalties faster and get paid every day. Original Works 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.
Simple NFT distribution for music artists. Sell digital art, film, collectibles, tickets, shares in your songs and much more. DistroPunk enables artists to quickly and easily create and distribute NFTs without knowledge of coding, blockchain, web3 technology or even a crypto wallet.
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 […]
Music NFT resource directory from Dopr, an ever-evolving mapping of the music NFT ecosystem. Over 250 entries in the database, from creator tools, radio/streaming, avatars, labels, ticketing, royalties, research resources and more.
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 […]
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 […]