A research and intelligence network for the new music business
[LISTEN] Balancing niche and mainstream on the road to Web3 adoption
May 31 2023
For many observers, it can feel like Web3 is in the grips of an identity crisis.
Google, MusicLM, and music AI’s UX problem
May 30 2023
Comparing “For Artists” features on music streaming platforms
May 23 2023
What Fortnite Creative Mode’s payout model means for music
May 29 2023
Stay on the cutting edge
Dive deep into our collaborative research on what's happening at the fringes of music-industry innovation, so you can best prepare for what's next.
Music and Web3
Laying out foundational resources for understanding music's relationship to Web3, across tooling market maps, fan and community onboarding strategies, legal contract templates, and industry sentiment surveys.
Music and the Metaverse
Identifying the highest-leverage creative, commercial, social, and technical opportunities in music metaverse experiences, with a focus on increasing accessibility for independent artists.
Music and Creative AI
Breaking down the fundamental tech stacks, business models, and use cases behind creative AI tools for the music industry — and laying out the key legal, commercial, and existential questions facing the music business as a result.
Quote of the Week
“There’s an opportunity for young developers with a thorough understanding of Fortnite’s ecosystem to build long-standing relationships with music managers and labels, and make a lot of money in the process.”
Visit our archive
Get up to speed
Read our foundational guides to key music-tech concepts, grounded in evergreen frameworks from our research.
Join our membership today
Read in-depth breakdowns in your inbox on how technology is changing the music business in real time.
Meet like-minded professionals and chat about the latest music-tech news in a focused environment.
Learn from today's leading music-tech founders, dealmakers, and innovators in our events programming, online and offline.