Charles Hoskinson Working to Launch New Paul Oakenfield Album on Cardano
It has been reported that Cardano and its founder Charles Hoskinson are working on releasing a new album of one of the most famous musicians working in the electronic dance music genre – Paul Oakenfield.
Paul Okenfield teams up with Cardano
The latter is a British record producer and a trance DJ. Besides, he has been nominated for the Grammy Award three times and for World Music Awards twice.
An article by EDM boasts that the founder of Cardano and co-founder of Ethereum, Charles Hoskinson, is now closely working with Oakenfield to bring his new album on the Cardano distributed ledger network, including the cover art, tracks and sleeve notes. The new album will carry a title Zombie Lobster.
Charles Hoskinson, when commenting on his participation in the release of the new album, emphasized the importance of blockchain for the future of the music industry.
"Getting to learn about the electronic music industry, and how the blockchain can support it, has been a revelation."
ZZ Top frontman launches music NFTs on Cardano
As reported by U.Today earlier, a music legend from the ZZ Top rock band, their frontman Billy Gibbons, had chosen the Cardano blockchain for releasing his fresh-played pieces of music in the form of non-fungible tokens.
The auction where these NFTs went on sale took place over the weekend on the Terra Virtua platform for digital collectibles.
Bids were required to be made in fiat and by the end of the auction, the bidders were to pay either in fiat or in ADA coin – the native crypto asset of Cardano.
Billy Gibbons believes that blockchain offers great opportunities for music and art industries, one of them is launching NFTs.Source