PROOF is your podcast for in-depth NFT coverage. On PROOF, we interview NFT artists, both up-and-coming and industry icons. We also cover the generative art scene, the NFT gaming/metaverse, and founders building new tools for creators and collectors. PROOF is hosted by serial entrepreneur and technology venture capitalist Kevin Rose. Time Magazine calls Kevin one of the "Top 25 Most Influential People on the Web," and Bloomberg lists him as a "Top 25 Angel Investor." Kevin has appeared on the Jimmy Fallon Show, Charlie Rose Show, and the print covers of Businessweek and Inc. Magazine.
Every Punk Has a Story: GFunk and the PUNKS Comic
Kevin chats with GFunk, founder of Pixel Vault, about the roots of the PUNKS comic, the project's tokenomics, the benefits of burning vs. staking, and the future roadmap.
Artist Spotlight: Divergence and the Art of On-Chain Artwork NFTs
Kevin is joined by Harri and Arran, aka Divergence, the team that brought you Brotchain -- generative NFT art with bitmaps generated from the Mandelbrot and related Mandelbar, Multibrot, and Burning Ship fractals and rendered entirely by a blockchain contract purely with Solidity code on Ethereum. Here, they discuss the mathematical seeds from which Brotchain pieces sprout, SVGs on the blockchain, the collective consciousness of the Buddhabrot, Divergence's love/hate relationship with Solidity, building fairness into the world of NFTs, and much more.
The Woodies PFP and a Guide to HEN Collecting with Chris Wallace
Chris Wallace joins Kevin to discuss the Woodies PFP roadmap, including outdoor apparel, potential TV licensing, and the 960,000 trees planted with a portion of the proceeds from the NFT minting. They also cover UltraDAO, DAOhaus, the intricacies of collecting NFTs on the Tezos chain, Hen platform, and the various tools available to find and price art.
Artist Spotlight: Zenft Garden Society
Creators 8ncient Gardeners and Eternal Caretaker join Kevin to chat about their 8888 unique procedurally generated 3d bonsai trees. They discuss their influential time spent in Tokyo, the unconventional rarity ranking within the community, and their future road map and community building in the ever-evolving project.
Play-to-Earn Gaming with Yield Guild Games
Yield Guild Games is the DAO that invests in virtual world and blockchain games. Gabby Dizon talks about YGG's Origins in Axie Infinity "Scholarship" program, Governance mechanics in the DAO, and their game of up-and-coming blockchain games.
MoonCat's Path from Abandaned NFT project to Sotheby's Auction House
Super enlightening show!
Kevin Rose is a great interviewer and has a fantastic pulse on the NFT space
Fantastic podcast on emerging nft artists and tech
Kevin hosts this fantastic podcast that delves into artists and the technology behind NFT’s and this emerging market that will change the world. His guests provide insight to their history and the decision making behind some of the most successful projects in the space. Take notes of what is said as there’s plenty to research and information to chew on. Live the show and Kevin’s enthusiasm. Multiple listens per episode.
I love Kevin Rose
I’m a single mom of two in small town Virginia and have become interested in cryptocurrency and NFTs because of Kevin Rose. He’s incredibly smart, knowledgeable, down-to-earth, laid back, obviously very successful and super easy to listen to. He’s brought me into this world. I’m an investor in Bitcoin, Solana and Ethereum because of Kevin Rose. Opened a BlockFi account today, thanks to Kevin Rose. Big fan!