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Jul 14, 2017

Paperchain founders taking part in the European Innovation Academy Extreme Entrepreneurship program in Portugal

The program sees Paperchain founders Rahul Rumalla and Daniel Dewar go through an intense development sprint in Portugal in July and August

London, UK – The founders of Paperchain, the global music technology company solving the problem of unpaid royalties to music copyright owners, have been invited by the European Innovation Academy to take part in its Extreme Entrepreneurship program in Portugal throughout July and August.

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Jul 12, 2017

Data Analysis of the Apparent ‘Fake Artists’ of Spotify

While there is definitive indication that a lot of this activity pointing to Swedish music producers creating instrumental music under pseudo artist names and coincidentally on playlists with high traction, there is certainly no indication in the digital trail that Spotify is a right owner of any kind.

Earlier this week, the publication Music Business Worldwide(MBW) published a story about Spotify denying that they are play-listing fake artists. There was some harsh criticism and claims that Spotify was creating its own recordings and putting them on their playlists. What struck me the most about this story was that the statement about there being a large amount of music on Spotify that was created by fake artists and that the “artist name” under which these tracks are listed cannot actually be identified. A list of 50 artists were published on MBW.

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Jun 26, 2017

Paperchain invited to the Wallifornia Music Tech Summit Acceleration & Invest Program

Held just before the Les Ardentes Festival, the Acceleration & Invest program culminates with a fundraising pitch in front of investors.

Valencia, Spain – Paperchain, the global music technology company providing data validation services to music copyright owners, has been invited by Wallifornia MusicTech to take part in its Acceleration & Invest Program, happening July 3 - 7 in Liege, Belgium.

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