45% of games developers are still sceptical of the metaverse
In the music industry there is excitement and scepticism alike around 'the metaverse' but how do games developers feel about it?
January 23, 2023
Mastercard uses Polygon for its new web3 artist accelerator
There are so many ‘web3 artist accelerators’ being launched at the moment, soon we’ll need a web3-artist-accelerator accelerator to help the good ones stand out from the crowd.
January 9, 2023
Armada Music set to release album in web3 game Maladroids
It's one of the new breed of web3 games built around blockchain technology and "play-to-win" mechanics where players can, in theory, make money.
September 26, 2022
Solana blockchain suffers widespread attack, with wallets drained
Solana is a public blockchain and crypto wallet that is used by a number of music-oriented web3 platforms, like Audius and Single Music amongst others, and the users of those platforms.
August 4, 2022
Serenade launches chart-eligible “digital pressings”
Web3 music marketplace Serenade has partnered with Warner Records UK to launch “digital pressings”:
August 2, 2022
Web3 troubles provide useful learning opportunities
New buzzy web3 things like NFTs and DAOs, are – on balance, we think – A Good Thing. DAOs, for instance, will likely provide a platform to create a “fan-club+” experience – take a look at artist RAC’s experimental...
July 29, 2022
Minecraft NFTs: ‘Not something we will support or allow’
If you think there's been some stinging fan backlashes against NFTs in the music world, you should see some of the almighty hoo-has in the games industry.
July 21, 2022
web3 streaming service Audius adds artist-tipping feature
Streaming service Audius is introducing a feature for fans to send tips to their favourite artists.
July 20, 2022
As the #CryptoCrash continues, what does it mean for music?
Cryptocurrencies, as we’ve mentioned a few times previously, are volatile. And that volatility brings with it some anxiety
June 22, 2022
Lewis Capaldi gig will see tickets also claimed as NFTs
Hey kids! Who wants to go out to a "disruptive DeFi-Funded event" this summer?
May 31, 2022
Web3 music startup Medallion raises $9m seed funding
The latest startup hoping to help artists navigate the new worlds of web3 is Medallion, based in New York and founded by former Songkick CEO Matt Jones.
May 18, 2022