NFT Mania: Swae Lee, Illmind, and Grimes Enter the Ring

Swae Lee, Illmind, and Grimes have all embraced the NFT craze

NFTs have the music industry buzzing in a way they have never before. Swae Lee, Illmind, and Grimes are some of the latest high-profile figures in music to embrace the NFT craze. Who’s next? There really is no adrenaline rush like finding out one of your favorite music creatives is embracing the new technology you’ve […]

TrillerTV: Why You Should Be Paying Attention

Not enough people are talking about TrillerTV. Stars like DJ Khaled, JLo, 2Chainz, and The D’Amelios all have shows that have launched on the app. Here’s why you should care. What’s Triller? Launched in 2015, Triller is a social media and video editing app. It is owned by Proxima Media and led by President and […]

Tech Tuesday: 5 Black-Owned Music & Media Apps You Should Know

Check out these Black-owned apps that have been recognized by Eric Bellinger, SXSW, and The Source.  1. Fanbase Fanbase is a subscription-based app that allows creators to easily monetize their content. Founded by veteran songwriter-producer Isaac Hayes III, the app was able to raise $1 million worth of funding in record time through crowd-investing platform […]

Tech Tuesday: TikTok and Reels are the Cheat Codes for Indie Artists

TikTok and Reels helped these indie artists get noticed by Tyga, Chloe x Halle, Tommy Brown, and Kato. Why not you?  It’s the year 2021. You’re an independent artist trying your best to build an audience and gain traction with your music and you’re… not using TikTok or Instagram Reels? Let’s unpack that. TikTok and […]

Tech Tuesday: She Knows Tech Empowers Womxn in Music Production

She Knows Tech co-founder Jasmine Kok is on a mission to ensure all womxn have the opportunity to thrive in music tech We had the opportunity to learn more about where she started, what she’s built, and what she’s doing next. This interview has been edited and condensed for clarity. BOUNCE GVNG: Tell us about […]