Decentraland to Host World’s First Virtual Music Festival on Ethereum

Digital art marketplaces KnownOrigin, Illumino, and BEAR NFT are joining forces in order to host the first-ever Ethereum-run virtual music festival. Obviously, it will run via an Ethereum-based computer game named Decentraland.

This new virtual festival proves that the . The Ethereum festival’s name is ‘To The Moon’ and will take place on July 11, starting at 6:00 PM UTC. If we take a look at the technology that will make this festival happen, we can find that it will be powered by the Ethereum blockchain and even use in-game currency MANA. Virtual festival-goers will be able to experience a browser-based and crypto-powered online game with Minecraft-style and Second Life style-socializing.

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Although unfortunately, it will not be the last virtual festival of the season, the lineup is quite interesting. It features artists like Ookay, SNBRN, Win & Woo, and Autograf. In addition, according to the event page, Dr. Fresch will be coming through as Fred Thrust with a special lo-fi set.

NFT marketplace KnownOrigin will host To The Moon at its virtual headquarters. But they will not be doing it solo as cutting-edge NFT collectives Illumino and BEAR NFT will also be part of this adventure. Besides, virtual attendees will receive a virtual POAP (Proof of Attendance Protocol) token. Great news for those willing to purchase in-game items, as they will be able to buy multiple items, and any one of 90,000 plots of in-game land as NFTs. You can discover more details about the event here.