Three years ago, Spotify became a music distributor – announcing that it would allow independent artists to upload music directly to its service, without the need for a third-party aggregator. Next, Spotify acquired a minority stake in Distrokid (which it still owns), while also opening up its distribution function soRead More →

advertising Confirmation, the investment firm backed by Peter Thiel and Mark Cuban, on Thursday announced an investment in the Non-Fungible Token Project Catalog (NFT). The increase, which officially closed at the end of June, injects $ 2.2 million in new capital into the project. Other investors in the round includeRead More →

“I’ve been replaying this moment over and over again for months and it’s so much better than I could have imagined,” said singer-songwriter Lauv from the main stage of Lollapalooza. It was a sentiment heard over and over again at the 2021 Music Festival, the first large-scale event to returnRead More →

In addition to being the godmother of punk, Patti smith is also an acclaimed poet and award-winning author. So it’s no surprise that Smith is the singer with the largest vocabulary, according to a new study that ranks 200 different musical artists based on their song lyrics. Word.Tips, which conductedRead More →

Create a bigger stage for Pinoy music To say that Filipinos are talented musical artists is an understatement. Music is deeply a part of our culture, from native chants to our undeniable (and perhaps sometimes unbearable?) Love for karaoke and Birit Songs. Over the years, local singers and musicians haveRead More →