Alternative Rock legends Everclear will be performing at the famous Viper Room in West Hollywood on the 24th of November, with the concert being streamed in VR/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 (vrlive.com) 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 Los Angeles-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 first of its kind, live VR/360° experiences to millions across the globe,” said VRLIVE Founder and CEO Heiner Lippman.
VRLIVE is a first generation, VR/360° live broadcast network whose mission is to create, capture and broadcast VR/360° live entertainment, sporting and other events for today’s global, virtual reality audience. Immersive, accessible, previously unattainable and live, VRLIVE provides the ultimate VR/360° live experiences for virtual reality headsets (HMDs), web and mobile devices.
Live-streaming since 2014, VRLIVE has already filmed or livestreamed such artists such as U2, Coldplay, Demi Lovato, Johnny Depp & Alice Cooper, Ellie Goulding, Slash, Billy Gibbons, Rob Zombie, Annie Lennox, Perry Farrell, Travis Barker, Brian Wilson, Marilyn Manson, 5 Seconds of Summer, Steve Aoki, among others.