The Maniac Agenda – Musicoin Artist of the Week

Congratulations to The Maniac Agenda on winning Musicoin Artist of the Week 9 – an awesome combo of edm and rock… breaking the rules… breaking sound barriers…Cobain meets The Prodigy… or something!) And of course props to worthy runners-up: Reggae man Roland Burrell and Russian popsters Mishel. The Maniac Agenda is a forwarding thinking electronic […]

Blockchain: What is it, How does it work…?

Blockchain has opened a new paradigm for independent musicians. The leading platforms for music streaming are Musicoin and Choon. The chief benefit is that musicians are compensated immediately for every stream while fans can listen to music free. The blockchain seems rather mysterious to many. For instance, how does the above relationship between listener and […]

Portrait of a guitarist

Valery Vrady’s studio is in central Moscow right behind the Tretyakov Gallery, the home of Russian art through the ages, from the medieval icons of Rublov through to the avant-garde. All the titans under one roof: Bryullov, Repin, Shishkin, Levitan, Serov, Kandinsky and a host of others. Vrady’s place is an Aladdin’s Cave of paintings […]


New Arrival!  MMV2 The groundbreaking Musicoin Mobile application, on both the IOS and Android platform, has attracted not only existing users on the Musicoin Platform but also raised the eyebrows of a new group of internet users, millennial music lovers. Why do millennial listeners love free music? A new industry report has revealed the secret, […]

Spawn masters of ska-punk

Congratulations to Spawn, Musicoin Artist of the Week (6) Spawn’s infectious brand of ska-punk captured the imagination of the Musicoin community this week. The band from the Netherlands ran away with the Twitter poll. Here’s why: SPAWN is a high energy brass-fueled ska-punk band from the Netherlands, keeping the beat rocksteady and the upstrokes a-skankin’. […]

Musicoin Artist of the Week (5)

Musicoin’s Artist of the Week program brings great indie artists to the fore every week. Musicoin doesn’t favour any genre in particular. So you will find rockers, hip hop artists, folk and country singers, jazz musicians, edm guys and exotic offerings from World music among Musicoin’s Artists of the Week (AOW). Who will win this […]

Musicoin Artist of the Week

The idea of Musicoin’s Artist of the Week program is to bring great artists to the fore and win them new fans. Musicoin is entirely democratic and favours no genre in particular. Therefore you will find rockers, hip hop artists, folk and country singers, jazz musicians, edm guys and exotic offerings from World music among […]

Musicoin’s new baby

Musicoin’s new baby launches today: Mobile App V1 It’s what we’ve been waiting for: the Musicoin Mobile app launches today, 30 January at 8pm GMT. Download it free from the stores, available for Android and iPhone. Musicoin is the pioneer of blockchain music, harnessing the power of the blockchain to allow fans to listen free […]

Music for all

95% of internet users don’t have access to music online, unless they subscribe to an expensive and closed streaming service. With the power of $MUSIC blockchain, they can now stream independent music for free, from a constantly growing catalog of labels and artists. There are no ads, it’s free, easy to share, and artists get […]


Cream of Choon – Jazz on Acid! Psychedelic funked out grooves, quirky guitar tones, silky basslines, a couple of vocals, and all laced with serious keyboard work by the likes of, for example, Asterios Papastamatakis… From funked out jazziness to chilled piano mastery, check out Jazz on Acid. The last track is a tour de […]