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News Roundup with Eleanor Rust and Tristra Newyear Yeager

It’s time for a news roundup! In this week’s episode, Eleanor Rust, head of marketing at Rock Paper Scissors, and Tristra Newyear Yeager explore the latest music industry news and trends.

Learn how artist-founded and fan-centric platforms are changing the way people interact with music, bringing fan creativity to the foreground. Find out how the latest developments in blockchain-powered financial and creative tools are streamlining artist workflows. Discover the potential of spatial audio and enhanced audiobook experiences. How will artists continue to integrate live-streaming and hybrid tours in a post-pandemic world? What went wrong with Groovy? Find out on this week’s episode.


0:45 Eleanor Rust, marketing director at rock paper scissors inc.

2:30 Digital collectables

8:38 Spatial Audio

9:42 Clubhouse, podcasts, and social audio

17:22 Creator Economy

27:34 Live Music

30:35 Licensing

34:48 The way people socialize with music


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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.