Electronic Musicians Steve Aoki and 3LAU Will Integrate Their CryptoPunks NFTs Into a New ‘Conceptual’ Supergroup, Richard Whiddington, δημοσίευση στο Artnet News [9/12/2022]
Back in the crypto haze of 2021 when NFTs were the future, Steve Aoki and Justin “3LAU” Blau emerged as the foremost devotees of all things blockchain in mainstream electronic music.
The pair are now taking their decade-long friendship a step further by forming PUNX, a supergroup with a Web3 slant. Though explicitly not an NFT project, PUNX anticipates potentially intertwining their music with blockchain tech. It promises to stage both in-person and metaverse experiences, presumably sometimes simultaneously. PUNX plans to release music and begin packing stadiums in 2023.
“PUNX sits at the intersection of music and Web3, drawing on Aoki and 3LAU’s collective experience,” the group announced in a statement released through Shore Fire Media. “Aoki and 3LAU’s shared love for bloghouse and electro music along with their passion for CryptoPunks’s pixelated cyberpunk world led them to create their brand new PUNX”.
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