David Simon, the creator of the HBO series The Wire, has joined the board of a startup that aims to make music-sharing easier for musicians.
The startup, known as Music For All, was founded by music fans who want to share their music through a mobile app.
The company plans to bring its product to the stage at the 2018 Grammys, where it hopes to win the award for the most innovative technology.
Music For Anytime, a platform that lets users play songs in the background, is scheduled to launch in 2019.
David Simon is a cofounder of Music For Now, a music-streaming service that offers streaming to fans via their phones and tablets.
(Photo: iStockphoto)”We are excited to have David Simon join the Board of Music,” said Eric Ruhl, CEO of Music for Now, in a statement.
“We are thrilled to be working with David to ensure Music For Everyone can deliver the best experience for music fans across all platforms.”
Simon, who has long championed musicians in his show The Wire and is credited with creating the HBO show’s central character, has long pushed for more accessible and accessible streaming.
In 2014, he and his wife, musician and former TV writer Jennifer Saunders, began the company with a goal of creating a music service that is free to use, accessible for everyone, and that has its own music library and app.
Simon said in a recent interview that he was excited about the idea of sharing music across platforms, but said he wasn’t entirely comfortable with Spotify.
Simon said the company’s streaming service, which allows users to purchase albums, should be more open and less restrictive than what people are used to from Spotify.
“There are a lot of great companies out there.
But it’s not the right place for me,” Simon said.
The two founders have been outspoken on their views on Spotify.
Spotify has been a frequent critic of musicians, especially those who are outspoken about the industry.
Spotify CEO Daniel Ek says the company is “doing a lot to protect the creative work of musicians.”
But many of the biggest artists on Spotify are also critics of the streaming service.
The Recording Industry Association of America, which represents the music industry, said in April that the streaming platform is “a big step backwards” in terms of artists’ rights.
Spotify, which is owned by Apple, declined to comment.
Simon has repeatedly said he wants to make streaming a better experience for musicians and artists, even as other companies are trying to do the same.
The technology is already on his iPad, Simon told Forbes earlier this year.
Music For All has already secured support from the Recording Industry Assn.
and the Recording Music Association of the United States, two groups that represent the recording industry.
The group has been helping Music For Today with its platform, and Music For Everywhere, which will include a mobile version, will help Music For There.
Music for Anytime is currently working with the Electronic Frontier Foundation, a nonprofit group that advocates for the rights of users.
“We’re not going to take the fight to Spotify.
We’re not taking it to Spotify,” Simon told The New York Times last year.
“What we’re going to do is bring it to a lot more people.”
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