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Blockchain technology is about to transform every trust-based interaction of our lives, from financial services to identity, from health care to our Internet of Things devices. In this podcast, host Laura Shin talks with industry pioneers across tech, financial services, health care, government and other sectors about how the blockchain and cryptocurrency will open up new opportunities for incumbents, startups and everyday people to interact more efficiently, directly and globally.

May 3, 2022

André Allen Anjos, who is better known as the crypto-friendly artist RAC, and David Greenstein, co-founder of, a web3 music platform, analyze the current state of the web3 music scene and discuss how artists can leverage web3 tools to get paid at fair market value for their art. 

Show highlights:

RAC’s experience in the traditional music industry

why David believes music is the most undervalued sector in the world – and how Sound and crypto can help value it correctly

the different types of NFTs with which musicians like RAC are experimenting

what is and how it is helping artists unlock their fanbase and community

why David is so passionate about creating a social experience when it comes to music NFTs’s decision to allow artists to deploy their own smart contracts

what RAC has made in NFT drops compared to Spotify streams

why was built with “editions” as the most common format for NFTs sold on the platform

what makes blockchain technology well-suited for the music industry

RAC’s crypto adventures: $TAPE, $RAC, and more …

how the famous “Amen Break” sample would work as an NFT

what artists will be measured by in the NFT world


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Episode Links


David Greenstein






Crypto Adventures

RAC Token

Music NFTs (w/ embeds)


Tokenized cassette tape



Recent raise

Recent drops that are fun

Bored Ape Yacht Club Band

Snoop Dogg

Music NFT Content

Good overview:

Cooper Turley Content

Weekly blog

Music NFT tweets

RAC Content:

ETH royalties compared to Spotify

RollingStone profile

Likes the 1/100 NFT drop

Coinbase listing of RAC?

How the Sinners drop would have worked over time

Thoughts on music NFT metrics


Jesse Walden write-up on