The road to 10 great music startups…

Bob Moczydlowsky
Nov 8, 2016 · 3 min read
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Friday, Nov. 11 — Los Angeles
Tuesday, Nov. 15 — New York City
Monday, Nov. 28 — London, England
Tuesday, Nov. 29 — London, England
Thursday, Dec. 1 — Berlin, Germany
Friday, Dec. 2 — Berlin, Germany
Monday, Dec. 5 — Paris, France

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Yes, you have to use the form to book a meeting. It keeps things organized! We also strongly recommend you watch the video at the top of this post, and then read THIS ARTICLE and THIS WEBSITE. That way, when we meet, we can just talk about your company and how we might work together. ;)

  1. Our member companies are more interested in building new revenue streams than optimizing existing businesses. “Let’s get out of the pennies and into the dollars!” just might be the best line from our strategy sessions thus far.
  2. Is the basic human need for shared, communal listening a big opportunity or a total red herring? We’re still arguing.
  3. If we have one company in the program that needs to license music for its business to work, that will be a lot. We’re focused elsewhere.
  4. Where are the awesome e-commerce companies?
  5. Who is inventing a game where the object is to create real music that people love and listen to in the real world?


Techstars Music is a three-month, mentorship-driven startup accelerator program. Each year, we will invest $120k each in 10 music related startups from around the world. We’ll also provide office space in Los Angeles and access to artists and executives from all facets of the global music business. To help us find and mentor this new crop of startups, we’ve enlisted some of the leading companies in music to help us build and run the program: — Application Deadline: December 11, 2016

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Bob Moczydlowsky

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