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Incubus Guitarist Michael Einziger’s Startup Mixhalo Raises $10.7 Million for Better Live Event Audio

Mixhalo is the brainchild of Michael Einziger, who is better known as the guitarist, co-founder and songwriter of Incubus. Einziger has been using headphones on stage for decades to better monitor his band’s sound during challenging live venue conditions, explained Mixhalo CEO Marc Ruxin in an interview with Variety this week. At one point, he had an epiphany,…

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Sweet music for your ears: A whole new sound paradigm

“What if you could stream a live concert directly from the soundboard to your phone using your own headphones?” Um, yes please!

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SoundCommerce scores $6.5 million seed round to help brands transform operations and shopper experiences

“You’ve acquired the shopper, and now it’s time to deliver on your customer promise. This is where SoundCommerce comes in.”

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This Seattle startup helps direct-to-consumer brands ‘take a page from Amazon’s playbook’

“SoundCommerce is poised to capitalize on the value of operations data, beginning with the massive and growing consumer goods and D2C industries,” Neil Sequeira, managing director at Defy Partners who has joined the SoundCommerce board, said in a statement. “While everyone else prioritizes marketing, has proven that modern, intelligent operations are paramount to retail…

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SoundCommerce Raises $6.5M in Seed Funding

The round was led by Defy Partners with participation from Voyager Capital of Seattle, Stage Venture Partners of Los Angeles, the Alliance of Angels and other investors. In conjunction with the financing, Neil Sequeira, Co-founder and Managing Director at Defy Partners, joins SoundCommerce’s board of directors.

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