Since we all know artist’s are some of the oldest crowd funders working in a legal business (j/k) and thus they have been a testing grounds for many now commonly used crowdfunding sites like Artistdirect, Pledge Music and of course Kickstarter –and the campaign of one only Amanda Fu*kin Palmer incase you missed it she raised a million dollars this announcement won’t be a total shock however it is really great news.
Well there’s a new service in town called aptly –douluv.it and Altavoz is testing it out on our site right now and it’s a button on the side of Altavoz.com that looks like this.
This LUV IT button is from a company called @JetcoResearch and there new technology will enable our content creators to be tipped and rewarded via a few clicks that could be for a few cents or several wheel barrows and did we say it’s a breeze to sign up for the serve Here’s the press release about this new funding capability for artists, bands and labels from Altavoz Entmt and JETCO Research
On April 24th 2014, Altavoz will lead a webinar for the trade group MusicBiz.org, which bills itself as “THE MEMBERSHIP ORGANIZATION FOR THE ENTIRE MUSIC BUSINESS” for recording artists, businesses and anyone interested in learning about Bitcoin and Crypocurrency and how it’s going to impact the entertainment industry.
The cryptocurrency or alternative payment market space is open for business and the entertainment industry can benefit from being the primary gateway for consumers to purchase music and other product using these payment systems. The most used cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, and other alternative payment systems are becoming valid payment options for both consumers and many well-known retailers. This webinar is intended for entertainment commerce partners and technical staff. It will include a general overview of Bitcoin and cryptocurrency payments and how it will pertain to the entertainment business.
Presenter: Nelson Jacobsen, CEO, Altavoz Entertainment
“Altavoz is pleased to be helping the MusicBiz, learn about and join in using this important new technology; So this time entertainment companies can be leaders in this exciting development instead of getting run over by it”. Nelson Jacobsen
Click here to join reserve a spot for the webinar and please take our poll and let us know what if your ready to take cryptocurrency.