This Week In Music Commentary

Commentators inside the music business this week gave voice to their opinions on why blockchain won't be saving the music industry any time soon, how publishers are driving the full. Continue reading

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Why Blockchain Won’t Be Saving The Music Business (Yet)

Here Bobby Owsinski outlines why the rise of streaming culture has largely nullified the viability of a blockchain-based system for selling music, and why services like Audius, which do utilize. Continue reading

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dotBC Adds Digimarc’s Barcode For Audio Watermarking

dotBC and Digimarc have partnered to add Digimarc's Barcode for Audio watermarking technology to the dotBC offering. This will connect the metadata and rights ownership information supplied by artists, songwriters. Continue reading

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2 Additional Rules For Success For Blockchain Music Entrepreneurs [George Howard]

After a previous article outlining an initial two key points of failure awaiting unsuspecting Blockchain music entrepreneurs, this articles details the risks of the second pair, helping artists to successfully. Continue reading

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Blockchain Ticketing Today: One Company’s Quest To Overcome Current Hurdles

[UPDATED] In this piece, the people at Project Admission outline the viability of current blockchain technology and how they've opted to leverage non-blockchain systems to transform the secondary ticketing market. Continue reading

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eMusic Blockchain Token Sales To Launch, Despite Ongoing Payment Problems

Indie digital music retailer eMusic will open the sale of its eMU Tokens to the public outside of the U.S. on Monday. November 26. The tokens are part eMusic's blockchain. Continue reading

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Rules For Success For Blockchain Music Entrepreneurs [George Howard]

While blockchain has long been thought of as God-send and natural fit for the music industry, the budding technology has yet to live up to the hype surrounding it. In. Continue reading

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Blockchain Powered Utopia Music Acquires ISPY Group

Utopia Music, a blockchain powered music tracking platform has acquired technology development company ISPY Group. The acquisition will help Utopia Music scale and expand.

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Warner Music Group Partners With dotBlockchain To Modernize Content Management

dotBlockchain Media has scored its first major label and music publisher partnership with Warner Music Group.  Warner Chappell publishing and WMG labels will work with the startup to create new ways to. Continue reading

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Blockchain Music Competitors On The Rise

The disconnect between companies and consumers is an ever-present problem in the music/tech industry, with companies like Snapchat frequently having to do damage control in the wake of unpopular updates.. Continue reading

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