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Kolase a financial pulse for struggling musicians

  • Dylan Amirio

    Contributor

Jakarta   /   Fri, March 15 2019   /  03:14 am

For music: Kolase works as a crowdfunding website, pooling money from donors so musicians can work on projects that donors are interested in seeing completed. (JP/Dylan Amirio)With funding being the biggest obstacle for a relatively unknown musician to develop and find a stage, very few outlets outside of rigid corporate sponsorship or networking with the right people exist to accommodate the aspirations and potential of musicians just starting out.All it takes are platforms that are able to bring genuine fans to the artist without the middlemen of transactions.Enter Kolase.com, where musicians are able to centralize their efforts to find money to fund their projects.Essentially, the service works as a crowdfunding website, pooling money from donors so that musicians are able to complete projects donors are interested in seeing completed.Aside from giving musicians a new channel of fundi...