Meet the Company That's Paying Artists $9.99 Out of Every $10

Meet the Company That's Paying Artists $9.99 Out of Every $10

Feedbands has a hair-brained plan that mixes cryptocurrency, crowdsourcing, and a vinyl subscription service.  Amazingly, it’s actually working for artists. DMN is proud to be partnering with Feedbands as they grow their artist-focused concept.  And if you’ve ever wanted to sell your music using crypto, Feedbands is a great place to start.  Here’s what this company is building. The music […]

Avicii's Family Issues Its First Public Statement

Avicii's Family Issues Its First Public Statement

The Bergling family has issued a formal statement following the death Avicii last week. The family Tim Bergling (aka Avicii) landed in Muscat, Oman this weekend following the DJ’s death.  The statement declines to discuss the reason for Avicii’s death, though Oman Police have ruled out any foul play. At this stage, the family has requested privacy as they deal […]

Who Says Spotify Gets to Have All the Fun? Tencent Music Prepares for an IPO

Who Says Spotify Gets to Have All the Fun? Tencent Music Prepares for an IPO

Will investors readily line up behind Tencent Music’s IPO? Following Spotify’s debut on the New York Stock Exchange, Tencent Holdings has now started preparing to launch its own IPO. The Wall Street Journal reports that the company’s music division, Tencent Music, hopes to interview potential underwriting banks.  Sources told WSJ that this would likely happen over the next month.  The […]

Laidback Luke Predicted Avicii's Death Back In 2015: "It was like ­watching Amy Winehouse"

Laidback Luke Predicted Avicii's Death Back In 2015: "It was like ­watching Amy Winehouse"

Laidback Luke, who collaborated closely with Avicii for many years, witnessed some serious warning signs starting in 2015. For Laidback Luke, the sudden death Avicii wasn’t completely shocking.  The Dutch DJ, who worked with Avicii for many years, says he witnessed a haggard, burnt-out guy who was likely drowning himself in booze.  Layer in sleep deprivation, non-stop touring and persistent […]