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3LAU

Grimes/Nifty Gateway

The electronic producer 3LAU (pronounced “Blau”) makes bubbly, melodic EDM that packs stadiums; next month, he’s set to headline one of Red Rocks’ first concerts since the massive Colorado venue’s closure due to COVID last year. But despite his outsized fanbase, the 26-year-old musician made headlines last week not for his music, but for its mode of distribution and the enormous payout he received as a result. In one of the first exchanges of its kind, 3LAU “minted,” or released, music on the Ethereum blockchain as a non-fungible token, or NFT.

For more, go to: Stereogum.com (Source)