As we all enjoy the wonders of fast and convenient online services, the music industry has jumped in the wagon by incorporating digital music into their craft and artists are as excited as we all are to experience something new including the Grammy-winning Rock and Roll famed guitarist, Slash.
By introducing two music application to rock and roll fans, Slash is encouraging his co-artists to embrace the potentials that digital technology can do to music. He launches his new album called Apocalyptic Love through a multimedia application that fans can enjoy right on their iPhones, iPods, and iPads. The app is called Slash360. It revolutionize the music experience as Slash360 app enables users to interact with Slash in the video as if you were in the same room with the band: Myles Kennedy and The Conspirators Brent Fitz for drums and Todd Kerns for bass.
According to the SLASH, “We recorded this album live, as we played it. The app captures the energy of the band in the best way and MATIvision allows fans to experience the album just as if they were in the room with us.”
Track listing/running times
1) Apocalyptic Love 3:29
2) One Last Thrill 3:10
3) Standing in the Sun 4:04
4) You’re a Lie 3:51
5) No More Heroes 4:24
6) Halo 3:23
7) We Will Roam 4:50
8) Anastasia 6:07
9) Not for Me 5:22
10) Bad Rain 3:47
11) Hard & Fast 3:02
12) Far and Away 5:15
13) Shots Fired 3:46
Slash has worked with MATIvision who first introduced multi-camera 360-degree interactive music application to the world. By recording the album with six 360-degree spherical, panoramic cameras, Slash360 was able to create an immersive and interactive platform that both Slash fans and techie fans can enjoy at the same time.
“Never before have fans been able to control their experience while listening to the album at the same time. SLASH and MATIvision have taken the information that used to be limited to a CD booklet and turned it into a unique fan experience.”
Slash360 app features the following:
- Choose from 6 different cameras positioned throughout the studio.
- From each camera, you can rotate in a full 360-degree view.
- Zoom in and out.
- Instantaneous switching from camera to camera.
- Switch between full screen or framed high resolution view. [iPad version only]
- Bonus materials including: photos, album artwork and song lyrics.
- Move the cameras using your device’s gyroscope