I think PledgeMusic is one of the most important music tech companies currently in the game. I also think crowdfunding is one of the most important financial developments of this century to date though it does precede this century. Because I think both PledgeMusic and crowdfunding are extremely important to the music industry in this time of radical change, I find it disappointing that PledgeMusic insists on misrepresenting crowdfunding to musicians in order to position themselves as the true direct-to-fan platform. PledgeMusic's Positioning: "Not A Crowdfunding Platform" Platform When PledgeMusic launched they made a big deal of not being a...

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