Nashville startup looks to overhaul karaoke experience

Michael Amburgey News & Press

Original Source: The Tennessean Nate Rau, nrau@tennessean.com10:03 a.m. CDT July 31, 2015   A Nashville technology company is seeking to revolutionize how people experience karaoke, and in the process open up new sponsorship and royalty revenue streams to a music industry starving for them. Under KaraoQ, gone are the dingy binders of narrow playlists and handwritten song requests passed along …

karaoQ Partners with DigiTrax Entertainment to Innovate the Karaoke Experience

Michael Amburgey News & Press

Nashville-based music tech company, KaraoQ, signs deal with DigiTrax Entertainment to provide a better karaoke experience from your mobile device. This partnership integrates the mobile application experience with a legally sourced karaoke catalog: it’s social, mobile and all legal. This integration was made possible through a serendipitous introduction. The two companies met through Launch TN’s initiative to empower and prepare …

karaoQ CEO Michael Amburgey speaks at WhoKNEW Nashville

Michael Amburgey News & Press

hiVolume Media Company and flagship app karaoQ had the opportunity to represent at a great venue in Nashville – 3rd & Lindsley as part of the Music Industry Forum’s WhoKNEW Nashville industry speaker series.   CEO and Co-Founder Michael Amburgey had the opportunity to speak about some of his roots in the music industry, his family’s history, the feature-set of …

Karaoke Takes Over at 3rd & Lindsley Nashville

Michael Amburgey News & Press

  It’s an official Karaoke Takeover at 3rd & Lindsley – This Wednesday Night, July 22nd. WhoKNEW event starting at 5:30 (BUY tickets here – $10/each) with doors opening to the public for the official karaoQ after-party at 9pm. Win a 4-Song Studio Session with SoKnox Be ready to be entertained, sing, shine, and have a chance to win a 4-song recording …

In The news: karaoQ

Michael Amburgey News & Press

Our In The News post focuses on a collective list of links and related articles that cover the karaoQ team, app, and platform (SaaS). Read-on to learn more about what the team has been up to.   July KARAOQ – PROJECT MUSIC GRADUATE, LAUNCHES TODAY May THESE STARTUPS ARE TRYING TO SAVE THE MUSIC INDUSTRY BY DISRUPTING IT FOUR DISRUPTIVE …

Karaoke’s mass-appeal in commercials and media – industry ready for upgrade and disruption

Michael Amburgey News & Press

What is karaoke? Is it just something of frat guys do on the weekend to try to pick up chicks? Is it the way to get found on vocal ability and become the next Taylor Swift? Maybe it’s a “Not Made In America” American past-time that resonates with millennials and baby-boomers alike. Whether you are in a karaoke venue crooning …

Karaoke – The Sleeping Giant | Meet karaoQ – a SaaS brings insight, data, and transparency to the music industry

Michael Amburgey News & Press

A vast market with little to no transparency Much has been said about where the music industry has come from and where it’s headed. From the age of vinyl to 8-track, cassette to CD, MP3 to streaming; the way people consume, purchase, and access music in physical or digital format has changed drastically over the last five years, much less the …

karaoQ CEO Michael Amburgey Pitches at Project Music Startup Showcase

Michael Amburgey News & Press

April 23, 2015 Nashville, Tennessee Michael Amburgey, CEO and Co-Founder of hiVolume Media Company dba karaoQ pitched our launch product along with 7 other CEOs as part of the Project Music Startup Showcase. Project Music is a 14-week music-tech accelerator that is the first of it’s kind here in the United States. Spurred by the Nashville Entrepreneur Center, Project Music …