Local music is pretty awesome for some, but for others, local music is whatever is on the radio. Let’s change that. Let’s give that Catholic High School-Doo-Wop-Metal-Garage Band the same type of platform as Ariana Grande.
A playlist based on an algorithm, similar to Discover Weekly, would be a great way to do just that. People will be able to find new music right in their backyards, and may fill their weekends by going to see local bands.