We are pleased to announce the 5th annual FlashFWD Awards, honoring individuals and businesses in new music technology. Visit FlashFWD 2014 for updates, and join the event on May 14th at Irving Plaza in New York City.
By Carolyn Heneghan We all know what happens when light hits a crystal. The light is refracted and dances about, creating a visually pleasing physical reaction. Now what happens if you introduce colored LEDs, a wealth of crystal-simulated mirrors and electronic dance music courtesy of female producer-and-vocals duo Krewella? 2013 FlashFWD honoree for Best in
by Dave Mainella Last week, music streaming service and 2013 FlashFWD winner of Best in Discovery, Songza, announced a successful round of equity financing to the tune of $4.7 million. Among the many investors are two additional FlashFWD honorees – Troy Carter and Scooter Braun – both of whom were recipients of the FlashFWD SoundWAV
By Dana Sedgwick Tumblr is a platform used by many to piece together bits and pieces of internet life, collecting them into a continuously shifting digital scrap book. A 2013 FlashFWD honoree, Tumblr is a haven for musicians and music lovers a like for just this reason… It brings together the artist and the fan
By Dana Sedgwick SoundTracking, our 2011 FlashFWD recipient for Best in Mobile & Tablet, announced some major updates today for Android and iOS. The popular and free music sharing/discovery app is already a go to for those who want to easily share what tracks they’re listening to, in the moment, across multiple social channels. And while
[vimeo id="67881254" width="600" height="350"] The Fourth Annual FlashFWD Awards Wednesday, May 22nd 2013 HONOREES Best in Discovery – Songza Best in Live – V Squared Labs Best in Mobile & Tablet – Instagram Best in Artist Support – Tumblr Best in Gaming – SoundPlay by Pitchfork & Intel SoundWAV Honoree – Questlove PERFORMERS Robert Delong