Keeping music live

How virtual reality is shaking up the music industry

Imagine finding yourself on a futuristic stage with rock legends Queen as they blast out their greatest hit, Bohemian Rhapsody. A neon-rendered Freddie Mercury struts around you. Well, now that fantasy experience can be a reality – albeit a virtual one. Last year Queen collaborated with Google Play and Enosis VR to create a 360-degree virtual reality (VR) take on the groundbreaking video for the band’s 1975 hit. This video is often credited with fuelling the boom in pop videos that characterised the 1980s. ….[READ]