The influx of technology has helped music industry to experience digitization process, and this has made the work of musicians easier. The industry has seen a fall, rise and even being revolutionized as the key musical instruments have undergone a drastic change. The sound music is created in the present times with the help of young artists, innovative technologies and newer platforms. The traditional channels of creation and selling of the musical albums have noticed a change with the streamlining of technology. The artists now perform in the festivals and concerts that increase the financial value. Here are some key trends that people are going to experience in the next decade:
Usage of Video Technology
The Video is nowadays a key format in the music industry as the change in technology has made the viewers to go ahead more with video technology. The musicians in the industry are now monetizing with the videos as they can experiment with the modern technology and streamline it accordingly. With YouTube and Facebook, the modern features are integrated and streamlined in the music industry to witness the audience development.
Connection with Social Media
The music is now connected with social media as people can listen to various genres on Spotify and iHeartRadio. People can connect with their Facebook accounts and can let their friends know what they are listening. This will help the people to listen to the songs directly rather than buying a particular album.
Most of the musician are using virtual reality nowadays in order to promote the music or as a part of their performances on festivals and concerts. The technology mix with the musical industry has made this, a great platform for the musicians to share and streamline the global performances. The virtual reality is a great help to the people who cannot make to the music venues for watching the live band because of disabilities, living in far off places and the ones who do not have the financial means.
Application of Artificial Intelligence
The music industry is also using artificial intelligence with the change in technology as many startups and big companies are helping the musicians. Some music companies use algorithms to create background music or videos for the small bands. The Artificial Intelligence will also help the artists and producers with the work of composition and with this, they can concentrate more on their creativity.
Bigger Shift to BitCoin and Blockchain
The latest shift in technology has seen a change with the implication of Fair Trade Music Format with the usage of Blockchain that incorporates the metadata. The cryptocurrency is also used in the encryption techniques that regulates the generation of currency units and is known as BitCoin. The metadata will help the artists to know about the ownership rights, people involved, copyrights, etc. whereas with the usage of BitCoin, quick payments will be made.
Therefore, it can be seen that with the help of the mix of technology with music, the artists will be able to perform in a great way and the digitization process will help them to streamline their live music.