One of the industries greatly affected by the coronavirus outbreak is the Music scene. Artists, explore many ways to connect and continue to engage with their fans worldwide, and explore many opportunities, that his new normal offers without losing their creativity and their passion for their craft.
DJ and producer Tommy Leas better or popularly known as PLS&TY, captured the public, with his languid bass, captivating vocals, and upbeat melodies and became one of the most-sought-after artists who venture into different mediums, to reach out to more people, especially in the electronic dance music scene or EDM.
This week, the DJ/producer dropped an exciting limited edition vinyl of his latest EP on an Ethereum-based art and culture platform, Foundation. PRNewswire, on August 26, shared that the artist will be selling his brand new "Very Special" EP on the Foundation platform, with only 30 limited edition signed vinyl. The EP, which features artists like Sean Kingston, Wifisfuneral, & Alex Aiono, was first released in April.
The Ethereum blockchain-based platform, Foundation, is the new medium for buying, selling, and trading limited-edition goods and art in the industry. This platform allows artists, designers, and brands across the music, fashion, fine art, and emerging media to sell their products and prices their work based on the demand it creates.
According to Cointelegraph, to those DJ PLS&TY fans, who are willing to get one of the 30 glow-in-the-dark records, will have to book it beforehand, by buying a $PECIAL token using the stabelcoin Dai (DAI) or directly order it by making a card payment. The $PECIAL tokens will be redeemable “anywhere in the world” in exchange for the physical vinyl once they are ready for shipment. As of press time, trading of this vinyl, is at $80.83, with 13 out of 30 tokens sold.
As the mastermind of this initiative of merging music and technology, DJ PLS&TY paved the way to other musicians who may want to offer their future projects or brands to crypto and blockchain enthusiasts, and this junction of different industries offers an exciting future for the EDM and the digital market.