Pomplamoose's Jack Conte Creates A Subscription-Based Funding Site For Artists

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http://techcrunch.com – Jack Conte is an Internet musician who became an Internet sensation and now, thanks to Patreon, he’s an Internet entrepreneur. Patreon is a fundraising site that is a bit different than your run of the mill Kickstarters or Trumpstarters. Instead of collecting one lump sum for, say, and album or song, fans can subscribe to the artists and receive “patrons-only” streams of their work. Conte made his latest song “Pedals” available as the first product on the site. It is available here. He founded the company with Sam Yam, an ecommerce pro and founder of AdWhirl. The (IT news)