• Grace Elmer

200th Episode! Live News Roundup from Hopin

Updated: 5 days ago

Reporting live from Hopin - the voices of the Music Tectonics Podcast come together for a very special 200th episode! On this week’s live news roundup, Dmitri Vietze, Tristra Newyear Yeager, Eleanor Rust, and Shayli Ankenbruck dive into breaking news and emerging trends in the music industry.

Learn more about fan tipping and how platforms are monetizing “first comment energy”. With nearly unlimited entertainment options, from Netflix to Disney+ to Spotify, how do platforms compete for our attention? Find out how users are returning to pre pandemic levels and forms of content consumption. What is the “attention recession” and how are content creators and streaming platforms reacting to changes in user behavior? Explore the latest news and trends in NFTs. Amidst the new developments and high entry to crypto, how can platforms kick start the larger conversation of what NFTs can really do? Dive into augmented reality and the collision of VR and live events in a post-pandemic world. Where is the music industry headed next? Find out on this week’s episode.


2:18 Forget peak Netflix, this is the attention recession

8:51 YouTube, Spotify, others expand fan tipping

16:03 Crypto's music man on how NFTs could shake up the recording industry


23:00 Snap partners with Live Nation to launch AR experiences at select concerts and festivals


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The Music Tectonics podcast goes beneath the surface of the music industry to explore how technology is changing the way business gets done. Weekly episodes include interviews with music tech movers & shakers, deep dives into seismic shifts, and more.