How Seedphrase Became a DJ With the Rarest CryptoPunk


How Seedphrase Became a DJ With the Rarest CryptoPunk

NFT Now Podcast Season: 2 Episode: 26

September 20, 2023

Seedphrase, also known as Daniel Maegaard, is a DJ and investor from Queensland, Australia, who made his fortune in cryptocurrency and Bitcoin. He invested $4,000 in Bitcoin in 2013 and cashed out in 2017, making millions of dollars.

After traveling to over 40 countries, he discovered NFTs and bought some of the most sought-after ones, including his signature CryptoPunk #8348. During his performances, Maegaard wears the CryptoPunk image as a helmet, which enables him to entertain fans and pique their interest in all things Web3.

Recently, he sold his rare CryptoPunk #2924 for $4.45 million. Despite not coming from a traditional musical background, Seedphrase aims to bridge the gap between Web2 and Web3 using music and identity. 

In this episode, we cover the backstory of his seven trait CryptoPunk, what inspired him to start DJing, how he plans to bring more mainstream attention to the Web3 space through music, and more.


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