Tag: VR

Produce Music In Your Very Own Virtual Reality Studio With Soundstage

With an eye toward professionals and amateurs alike, independent developer SoundStage is taking full advantage of the recent Virtual Reality explosion. Soundstage allows user to play drums, patch synths, load samples, and control effects and parameters, all within the room-scale virtual environment. “Whether you’re a professional DJ creating a new sound, or a hobbyist who wants to rock out on virtual drums, SoundStage gives you a diverse toolset to express yourself,” the company says. See also: Virtual Reality The app was inspired by the 80s era synth networks frequently seen on stages, attempting to capture this tactility while also presenting ... Read more

Can You Get Into (Virtual) Berghain?

Berlin’s Berghain is notorious for its strict door policy (we’ve covered that a lot, along with just about every other nightlife media). Equally prolific are tips and trends that may actually be able to get you into the techno mecca. From advice from Sven himself, to cheeky cartoons depicted some other strategies. Now, though, a new virtual program takes the process to its most personal with Berghain Trainer. The idea is pretty simple, a POV camera walks up to the club, through its snaking queue where you meet “Sven” (not the real one), who asks you 3 questions. Apparently there ... Read more

You’ll Be Able To Take The Festival Home In Virtual Reality Real Soon

Having “developed a custom lens-to-lens system for capturing and delivering live and on-demand virtual reality experiences in true broadcast quality,” a California company promises that streaming Dj sets and festival experiences may soon be a (virtual) reality. The company, NextVR, who have been quite prominent int he sporting arena, have now branched into live performance, streaming with Live Nation to stream events. Also partnered are Comcast Ventures, Time Warner, and Fox Sports. But, where the sporting stream lacks, audio, is where NextVR is honing there focus with a new “proprietary 3D VR audio platform”. So far the technology is available ... Read more