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MidemLab 2013 Names 30 Music Tech Startup Finalists

image from music industry convention Midem's music technology startup showcase midemlab has named it's 30 2013 finalists. A winner will be selected in each of three categories: Music Discovery, Recommendation & Creation; Marketing & Social Engagement; Direct to Consumer Sales & Content Monetization.

image from image.reedexpo-email.comChosen by UK digital consultancy Music Ally and French consultancy and bluenove, the 30 finalists will pitch before  an international jury in Cannes, January 26-29.

The midemlab 2013 finalists are:

Music Discovery, Recommendation & Creation (Switzerland) - cloud music/video collaboration platform
Musigram (USA) - social musical app
MyMusic (Canada) - create, discover, share music magazines
MyTourManager (France) - live music discovery and recommendation
Songful by instruMagic (Israel) - the guitar app for everyone
Soundrop (Norway) - real-time social music platform
T’écoutes quoi ? (France) - meeting people through music
The Party Player (France) - music streaming services for home parties
Tomahawk (USA) - multi-source music platform and players
YaSound (France) - social music service

Marketing & Social Engagement (France) - music identity and direct-to-fan platform
Beatrobo (Japan) – avatar-based music curation
Emues (Sweden) - audience-driven live music booking system
FanDistro (USA) - fanbase development, socially-aware distribution
Jamplify (USA) - social marketing platform
Kollector (Belgium) - realtime radio broadcast tracking system
mBaSo (UK) - direct2Fan artist engagement platform
Spins.FM (USA) - social radio requests
Sponsr (USA) -music sponsorship marketplace
Vyclone (USA) - social video collaboration app

Direct to Consumer Sales & Content Monetization

Decksi by Creative D (Canada) - direct-to-fan content platform
Eazieer (France) - online music management for & by artists
Evergig (France)- hybrid concerts' videos sharing platform
Mixgar (Hungary) - social jukebox
Murfie (USA) - social music marketplace
Piano Galaxy by JoyTunes (Israel) - addictive music education apps
Pulselocker (USA) - disrupting the DJ ecosystem
rightclearing (Switzerland) - music licensing infrastructure
Stageit (USA) - monetise live, interactive video
WeDemand /Queremos! (Brazil) - social platform to crowdfund and promote concerts

For complete information on the midemlab 2013 finalists, click here.