Featured on Episode #35
Imogen Heap is an English singer-songwriter and composer. She is known for her work as part of the musical duo Frou Frou and her solo albums, which she writes, produces, and mixes. Her 2009 album, Ellipse, was a North American chart success that earned her two Grammy nominations. In addition this Ivor Novello-winning solo artist was also a co-writer and producer on Taylor Swift’s 1989. She released a new track, “Tiny Human,” on Oct. 2, 2015 using blockchain technology. She’s also at work on a “fair trade” music distribution and payment system that she calls Mycelia. Heap is hoping to use blockchain technology to turn the music industry on its head. She intends to focus on transparency and instantaneous, direct payment.