MUSIC x TECH x FUTURE is 2 years old! 🎂 Thank you all for your positive energy - the first edition went out to just 51 people and by now each newsletter reaches over 2000 people. (and you can meet some of them online here
I have been doing a lot of thinking about the future of this newsletter, which I’ve laid out in the lead piece of this edition. That thinking concentrated around my role in “moving the conversation forward” around music, which is my main goal for MxTxF.
I’m going to move the emphasis from the boardroom to the (metaphorical) bedroom. Because what musicians and techies do there is what created some of the most important moments for music: from peer-to-peer networks to Soundcloud
culture, to YouTubers
, and now algorithmic music and art. [read more
Meanwhile, we have been making some great progress at IDAGIO
, the classical music streaming service where I’m Product Director: onboarding major label partners and greatly expanding our catalogue, releasing desktop and Android apps, and now working on completing our feature set and improving what we already have. Here are some of the cool roles that we are looking to fill here in Berlin: product manager growth
, customer success manager
, online marketing manager
, and plenty more
Have a lovely February!