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The Age of Mass Music Creation with Meng Kuok from BandLab

Updated: Jul 23

In the age of mass music creation, the mobile phone is everyone’s first instrument. This week Meng Kuok, founder of BandLab joins host Dmitri Vietze to explore how the powerful, cross platform DAW is outperforming Garageband and empowering over 37 million artists around the world.

Find out how BandLab is streamlining the creative workflow, allowing artists to create, record, mix, and share all on one mobile platform. With creator connect on BandLab 10.0, artists can get feedback on current creations, collaborate on new projects, and get inspiration from other creators around the world. Meng shares the importance of investing in the value of artists, from beginners to seasoned pros. Discover the new meaning of “mobile” in the post-pandemic era, which no longer just means “on-the-go”. Find out how BandLab is partnering with the 2021 Music Tectonics Conference to sponsor this year’s music tech startup competition and learn how to enter.


1:44 What is BandLab?

3:00 Social Music 7:33 BandLab artist community

12:35 Cool features on BandLab

16:04 The past year at BandLab

18:40 BandLab 10.0

24:03 The new meaning of mobile

27:30 Visual creator apps vs music creator apps

31:00 Music creator accessibility

35:38 Music being de-valued?

44:50 2021 Music Tectonics Conference Startup Competition


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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.