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Star Series: Dreamstage and Rapchat

In this week’s episode, Dmitri Vietze gets super sci-fi with Thomas Hesse of Dreamstage and Seth Miller of Rapchat, two Star sponsors of the 2021 Music Tectonics Conference. Thomas and Seth tackle the latest music industry trends and look ahead to the future, from music licensing to live streaming.

Discover how Dreamstage is creating opportunities for artists to monetize livestreams and fans to engage with their favorite artists in new and exciting ways (even on their TV screens!). Thomas explores how the Covid-19 pandemic pandemic has changed how people engage with digital content. Seth discusses the age of mass music creation and how companies like Rapchat are allowing artists to create and produce music with their mobile phones. How is remix culture changing the way artists connect and collaborate around the world? What are Thomas and Seth most excited about for this year’s 2021 Music Tectonics Conference? Find out on this week’s Sci-Fi Star episode!

1:19 Thomas Hesse, founder and CEO of Dreamstage

1:42 What is Dreamstage?

2:22 What makes Dreamstage unique?

5:05 Music discovery

7:03 Thomas Hesse

12:27 The future of live streaming

15:40 Let's get sci-fi 🚀

18:18 What are you most excited about for this year's 2021 Music Tectonics Conference

20:19 Seth Miller, founder and CEO of Rapchat

21:09 What is Rapchat?

23:03 Rapchat Challenge

24:20 Collab experience on Rapchat

27:06 Artists on Rapchat

31:33 The future at Rapchat

35:22 Let's get sci-fi 🚀

40:40 Music industry shout outs

42:20 What are you most excited about for this year's 2021 Music Tectonics Conference



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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.