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He Did The Math

Reilly Smith • Apr 13 2017

Math and art allegedly don't go together.

LBRY chat regular Matt Sokol begs to differ. One of the first musicians on the LBRY scene, Mr. Sokol's dream beats and math rock background feel right at home on LBRY.

SLUG by Matt Sokol

A music industry veteran of ten years, Sokol shares an inspiring vision for the future of musicians on LBRY--one much more profitable for the artist than YouTube, Soundcloud or Spotify. He's played the role of frantic shred-drummer in the math rock bands Good Citizens, MEGA SHRUB, and Oculesics.

His chopped up vocals, abstract drum beats, and soothing guitars from his upcoming solo debut will be rolling onto his LBRY channel lbry://@heymattsokol as soon as he finishes doing the math for it.

Not on LBRY yet? Download here. Musician looking for a way to avoid being shafted by The Man? Email to actually make money on your music.

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Reilly Smith · · ·

For nearly a decade, Reilly has developed, produced, championed and contributed to dozens of film projects big and small.

The only thing that rivals his love of film is the marriage between content and blockchain.

If you come from the world of film, television or web content, he's your sherpa on Mount Blockchain.

Reilly's work has been seen from Oxford, Mississippi to Sundance Film Festival, and he has produced content for Fox Digital Studios and Disney LOL.