CASH Music

CASH Music is a nonprofit organization focused on educating and empowering artists and their fans to foster a viable and sustainable future for music. We believe the best way to ensure a sustainable future for music is to invest in its creators.

The CASH Music board

We work directly with our musician and label members to design our platform, under the guidance of our board.

Dave Allen

Founder and bassist for Gang of Four and Shriekback. Op ed columnist for The Guardian.

Anthony Batt

Entrepreneur, founder Buzznet/Spin Media, VP Wemo Labs.

Jerri Chou

Co-founder of All Day Buffet, The Feast, TBD, and Lovely Day.

Anil Dash

Co-founder ThinkUp and Activate.

Tishaun Dawson

Artist, graphic designer, and founder of Battalion Armour.

Pascal Finette

Director, Office of the Chair at Mozilla. Entrepreneur. Runner.

Jake Friedman

Co-founder of Lovepump United Records and partner at We Are Free Management.

Kristin Hersh

Guitarist, founder/songwriter Throwing Muses and 50 Foot Wave.

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Danyel Smith

Co-founder HRDCVR, founder of The Smithian.

Eric Steuer

Contributor at Wired, Senior Advisor at Creative Commons, musician in Meanest Man Contest.

Ben Swanson

Co-founder of Secretly Canadian and partner at Dead Oceans, Jagjaguwar, and Fort William Artist Management.

Amaechi Uzoigwe

Manager, El-P and Run The Jewels, head of digital & branded at GRAiNEY Pictures.

Tobi Vail

Musician with Bikini Kill, The Frumpies, The Old Haunts, and Spider and the Webs, zinester and feminist critic.

Andrew Weissman

Partner at Union Square Ventures.

Emily White

Artist and athlete manager. Founder of Whitesmith Entertainment.

Community is vital. We can't do this alone. Please get in touch, join the mailing list, or support our organization by donating. Together we can ensure a healthy future for musicians everywhere.

Thank you ;) to the individuals who have supported our fundraising efforts. We couldn't do it without you!