🎙 Coop Records Just Raised $10 Million
Here’s Cooper Turley’s new $10 million game plan to change the way we invest in music.
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🎙 New Podcast Episode
Mint Season 6 episode 10 welcomes Cooper Turley aka Coopahtroopa who rejoins Mint to debut his new venture Coop Records backed by a $10 million funding round to double on his love for supporting music artists and early-stage crypto startups. I feel like we’re gonna look back at this episode as an iconic moment in his career as he sets the example for what he calls an Artist Seed Round.
00:43 - Introducing Coop Records
03:57 - Angel Investing
07:41 - Cooper's Investment Thesis
09:21 - Early DeFi Days and Shit Coin Trading
14:10 - How Do You Evaluate Which Creators to Bet On?
19:45 - What Are You Excited to Invest In That Doesn't Exist in Today's Market?
23:40 - The Ideal Artist or Founder to Invest In
25:57 - Cooper”s Vision For the Next 10 Years
28:27 - What is an Artist Seed Round?
33:27 - The Value Of Ownership
36:45 - What is the Average Size Check Artist’s Will Be Getting?
38:31 - How Are You Measuring Success For an Artist?
41:13 - Comparing Coop Records to a Traditional Record Label
45:59 - What is the Current State of Web3 Music?
47:22 - The General Playbook For a New Artist Coming Into the Space Today
49:19 - Thoughts on Free NFTs
56:42 - What is the Music NFT Launchpad?
58:50 - What Does the Curriculum Look Like For New Artists Joining the Cohort?
01:00:45 - How Did You Curate the First Cohort?
01:05:50 - What's Next For Cooper?
01:10:27 - Outro
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This episode also has 25 editions at 0.02 ETH up for grabs. Coop's new fund is a huge step forward for the web3 creator economy. My gut tells me we're gonna look back at this episode as an important milestone in web3 music.
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