EarBuds has raised $ 3 million for its social listening app which provides exciting opportunities for musicians and influencers to connect with fans.
The $ 3 million EarBuds Series A was led by Ecliptic Capital with additional investment from the Andre Agassi Foundation and LFG Ventures. Live Nation, Facebook and Endeavor are also the first investors.
What are headphones?
ListenersSocial music app allows users to simultaneously listen to the same streams as their friends, favorite musicians and others in real time.
The secret sauce is that artists and fans can listen live together on multiple streaming platforms including Spotify, Apple Music and soon Pandora and Amazon Music.
You’ll see a lot of sports figures on the headphones since NFL offensive tackle Jason Fox conceptualized the app and is the CEO of it.
But that changes with Nelly among the musicians already present on the platform. This could be an opportunity for other early music fans.
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Bruce houghton is founder and publisher of Hypebot and MusicThinkTank and acts as a senior advisor to Bandsintown who acquired both publications in 2019. He is the founder and president of the Skyline artist agency and a teacher for the Berklee College of Music.