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3 ways in which Artist Token’s will drive the new Music Economy

What’s an Artist Token? A token or crypto currency is a mechanism whereby an asset is created on the Blockchain. In terms of music, the asset can be in the form of digital music or other forms of creative output. This opens up the opportunity for fans of a band of musicians to hold an asset in that entity and share in the revenue flows of that artist. We believe this presents a fantastic mechanism to drive a new form of music innovation and it will do this in 3 key areas:

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What Even IS Blockchain Technology?

This is a guest article written by Mo Jalloh from Sydney based music platform Zimrii The Emergence of BlockChain Technology The emergence of BlockChain Technology has been described as one of the greatest technological advancements since the dawn of the internet, but for a good many people the concept is still quite alien. This is especially true when this …

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Dream Small, Act Big: How To Make It In The Music Industry

Music is a tough industry to make a living in, and it’s not uncommon for those who are trying to make it to wonder if it’s time to pack it in. Everyone around you is graduating uni, locking down stable jobs in their desired fields, and just generally getting it all figured out, while you’re still working …

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APRA AMCOS Records Annual Revenue Figure Of $333m in 2016

APRA AMCOS recently announced a record annual revenue figure of $333m; a 14 per cent growth in payments to songwriters, composers and publishers and a huge increase of more than $20m in digital revenue. APRA AMCOS milestone year: Record a one third of billion dollars in revenue following 11% growth • $333m revenue, up 11% • $27.4m …

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Tax: A Comprehensive How-To Guide For Musicians And Music Workers

A guest article by music/arts accountant Scott Maughan with reference to AMIN’s Tax Pack prepared by Ben Fletcher. Tax: the very word is enough to make many musicians eyes glaze over. Unfortunately, if you’re receiving an income from music (woohoo!), preparing your yearly tax return is a horrifying necessity. But we’ve got you covered. The below article by guest author Scott Maughan is a fantastic, comprehensive …

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Digital Tech and Strengthening Audience Relationships Part II – Matt Walters

Let’s talk crowdfunding. I know, I know. It’s a sticky topic that no-one really talks about, but when successful, can make you wonder, ‘Why wasn’t it me who gave it a go?’ Does the thought of asking family, friends and people you’ve never even met to prepay for something that has not yet been created make you …

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