A DJ released his album on the blockchain through a Brooklyn startup - Technical.ly Brooklyn

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Jul. 7, 2017 12:23 pm

A DJ released his album on the blockchain through a Brooklyn startup

RAC will team up with Ujo, a ConsenSys application.

RAC city.

(Image via YouTube user Tommy Pittenger)

Ujo thinks the blockchain can change the way the music industry is run and it may have just gotten a real shot at demonstrating it.

Vice’s Motherboard has a nice Q&A with a popular DJ, RAC, who’s putting his next album up for sale on the blockchain through Ujo.

“To release EGO, RAC partnered with Ujo Music, a platform owned by Consensys, the largest ethereum development company,” the article reads. “Ujo made headlines in 2015 for partnering with Imogen Heap for a single that was distributed on the platform and paid for using the ethereum blockchain.”

The whole thing is worth a read.

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Tyler Woods

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