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Beats & Bytes – Social Feedback Loop

In Beats + Bytes by Matt Voyno

This past Halloween season was the biggest ever. I’m sure you felt it too. It’s moved beyond a simple night into weeks of build up and days of parties. According to recent reports Halloween spending was up this year breaking …

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Beats & Bytes – San Francisco Spirit

In Beats + Bytes by Matt Voyno

Traveling always helps bring about a change for your mind. New people, new experiences, and new conversations allow us to grow and be inspired and this past weekend in San Francisco was that for me. I was in SF for …

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Two New NYC Festivals

In Beats + Bytes by Matt Voyno

With great risk comes great reward and this weekend two new festivals launched in NYC. It almost felt a little greedy. After all of the amazing festival music this summer was there any way to top it? Both The Meadows and …

Beats & Bytes: Global Citizen Fest

In Beats + Bytes by Matt Voyno

What a weekend! Global Citizen Festival was the most fun I’ve had all month. Doing good feels good! The Global Citizen Festival is so unique because it combines actionable social good and festival culture. It’s well done and shows the …

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The streaming wars continue to intensify

In Beats + Bytes by Matt Voyno

The streaming wars continue to intensify. Spotify is gearing up for their IPO. Pandora announced a new streaming service rate of $4.95 per month and Questlove as their artist in residence. And there are rumors of Tidal losing 27 million …

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Beats & Bytes: Artist Curated Festivals Work

In Beats + Bytes by Matt Voyno

In two weeks Chance The Rapper will launch the first ever Magnificent Coloring Day Festival at U.S. Cellular Field on Chicago’s Southside. The show has a great lineup and is breaking every attendance festival record at the White Sox Stadium. A …

Beats & Bytes: 2016 MTV VMAs

In Beats + Bytes by Matt Voyno

This weekend I was invited to my third VMAs. My first one was when I signed and represented the Clipse and Justin Timberlake for his world premiere of his first single as a solo artist featuring Clipse. The second time was …

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Beats & Bytes: VMEGA Joins Nike

In Beats + Bytes by Matt Voyno

While I was out in LA last week, Nike announce that it purchased a New York based Tech company called VIRGIN MEGA (VMEGA). VMEGA is the brainchild of Ron Faris who was previously an executive of Virgin Mobile. Essentially, the …

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Beats & Bytes: WORLDZ of Inspiration

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The first ever WORLDZ conference has me more than inspired. I left with a whole new set of friends and constituents. It was a crazy week in LA with WORLDZ, Heaven Sent and Teen Choice Awards. At the WORLDZ premiere, …

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CRWN: A Conversation With Elliott Wilson & Snoop Dogg

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In our 22th CRWN episode to date, the series is coming back to Highline Ballroom on August 8th, as Elliott Wilson interviews Snoop Dogg live at Highline Ballroom. Fresh off his recent album release Coolified, and his headlining tour, The High Road Tour with Wiz Khalifa – Snoop is on …

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Beats & Bytes: On The Music Grind

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This weekend I was on site at Big Sky Ranch to see Luke Atkins jump out of an airplane from five miles high with no parachute. This incredible event was broadcast live on television all to help launch the new …

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Beats & Bytes: Panorama Raises The Bar

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This past weekend we witnessed the raising of the bar in terms of NYC festival culture. Don’t get me wrong, I’ve been team Gov Ball since day one, and always will be, but a little competition is healthy. It keeps …