Sunset Strip Venues Attain Virtual Reality With Everclear Performance
November 24, 2015 at 1:39 PM (PT)
Alternative rock legends EVERCLEAR's performance at the VIPER ROOM in WEST HOLLYWOOD TONIGHT will be streamed in VIRTUAL REALITY/360º live video as a part of the "Legendary SUNSET STRIP Goes VR" series by VRLIVE. Access to the VR/360º live-stream is free, and can be accessed via the VRLIVE website or mobile app or through the lobby of the virtual reality program JanusVR, a collaborative virtual reality internet browser that supports the OCULUS RIFT DK1, DK2 and HTC VIVE.
The sold-out concert will be the frst VR/360º live-stream for EVERCLEAR and is part of their tour to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the platinum-selling album "Sparkle And Fade" and to promote their new album "Black Is The New Black."
The live-stream is the first of the 'Legendary SUNSET STRIP Goes VR' series by L.A.-based broadcast network VRLIVE. Other concerts to be streamed live as a part of the series include NIKKI LANE live from THE ROXY on NOVEMBER 28th, and METALACHI live from the WHISKEY A GO GO on DECEMBER 5th.
"Virtual reality may not be the last incarnation of media, but it certainly is the next one, and VRLIVE will continue to be at the forefront of this impending revolution, providing frst of its kind, live VR/360° experiences to millions across the globe,” said VRLIVE Founder/CEO HEINER LIPPMAN.
VRLIVE has already filmed or livestreamed such artists such as U2, COLDPLAY, DEMI LOVATO, JOHNNY DEPP & ALICE COOPER, ELLIE GOULDING, SLASH, BILL GIBBONS, ROB ZOMBIE, ANNIE LENNOX, PERRY FARRELL, TRAVIS BARKER, BRIAN WILSON, MARILYN MANSON, 5 SECONDS OF SUMMER and STEVE AOKI, among others.