Here are some of the heroes who have helped us build this ecosystem over the past 2-3 years:
Jason Singh, Adam John Williams, Matt Black-Coldcut, Martyn Ware, Ezra, Shlomo, Crewdson, Jamie Cullum, Scanner, Tim Exile, Ross Flight, Leafcutter John
Ninja Tune, Warp, Soundcloud, RJDJ, The Echo Nest, Spotify, Last.fm, Shazam, Mixcloud, MusicBrainz,
Reactable, Alphasphere, Ableton, Native, ROLI, Izotope, FXpansion
RS Components, Makey Makey, London Music Hackspace, Music Tech Meetup, Monthly Music Hackathon, Innovation Warehouse
The BBC, EMI, RCA Records, London Symphony Orchestra, Barbican, WIRED, MTV, Microsoft Research, Cisco, Stephen Fry/Penguin
EU Commission, DMIC, British Council, NZ Music Commission, Sounds Aotearoa, Sound and Music, Redstar Union, Factory Berlin, Realta Films, Rebel Uncut
MTG, IRCAM, C4DM, Fraunhofer, BCU, MIT Media Lab, Harvard Music Minds, Berklee College of Music, McGill, Goldsmiths, Royal College of Art
…and an ever growing list of music tech startups with great ideas on how to reinvent this space.
The Music Tech Fest evolved from the ROADMAP FOR THE FUTURE OF MUSIC TECH.
The Music Tech Fest soundtrack is growing courtesy of those great guys at Soundcloud.
Every network should have a soundtrack.