…now you know, the June 2021 Edition

Now You Know June

If you’re not busy preparing for your July 4th barbecue and crossing state lines for fireworks, then you’re probably hiding inside with the air conditioning cranked waiting for this month’s selections of stories, releases and other assorted Internet goodies that have been filling up our browser tabs. But never fear, it is here. A podcast of legends, predictions for the future, a different type of creative space, ambient jams, and psychedelic VR. Dig in…

another broken record

Another podcast link? Yea, but this is Rick Rubin and Malcolm Gladwell sitting down with an assorted cast of exceptional artists; some of whom you will know, and some, you won’t. Rubin’s chat with Beastie Boys and Spike Jonze is a great place to start.
Broken Record Episode 51 – Beastie Boys & Spike Jonze

but will there be sonic the hedgehog?

How prevalent will VR and AR headsets be amongst gamers in ten years? Hear it from the horse’s mouth and read up on Unity CEO John Riccitiello’s thoughts on the matter.
Unity CEO Predicts AR-VR Headsets Will Be as Common as Game Consoles by 2030

let’s work together, come on, come on, let’s work together

Joseph Gordon Leavitt started HITRECORD as an online community made to inspire artists and creatives to collaborate. Now there’s 80k people doing it daily. Pick a project and dig in.
HITRECORD

unreleased eno – that is all

Brian Eno teams up with Sonos to release a vault of unreleased music? Where do I sign up? We asked the same question. Click the link below to redeem your prize.
Brain Eno Launches Sonos Radio Station With Unreleased Music

turn on, tune in, drop out

In a meaningful step for using VR as a form of compassionate care by simulating psychedelic experiences, Tripp raises a Series A to make mindfulness immersive. Perhaps a collaboration with a live music experience in VR could be in the cards?
Psychedelic VR Meditation Startup Tripp Raises $11 Million Series A

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protocol: VR Wants to Save the Live Music Business, One Avatar at a Time

protocol: VR Wants to Save the Live Music Business, One Avatar at a Time

All-Female Japanese Punk Band Otoboke Beaver to Play VR Show

All-Female Japanese Punk Band Otoboke Beaver to Play VR Show

Kid Cudi to Perform Single From “Man on the Moon III” for the First Time in Venues

Kid Cudi to Perform Single From “Man on the Moon III” for the First Time in Venues

Chance the Rapper to Premiere “Chi-Town Christmas” Concert in Venues

Chance the Rapper to Premiere “Chi-Town Christmas” Concert in Venues

Supersphere Launches “Three Cities” VR Concert Series With Shows from New Orleans, Nashville, & Austin

Supersphere Launches “Three Cities” VR Concert Series With Shows from New Orleans, Nashville, & Austin

Major Lazer Revives World Tour Through New Venues Performance

Major Lazer Revives World Tour Through New Venues Performance

Billboard: Inside Supersphere’s Plan to Bring VR Concerts Into the Mainstream

Billboard: Inside Supersphere’s Plan to Bring VR Concerts Into the Mainstream

60 in 6: Major Lazer Goes Virtual

60 in 6: Major Lazer Goes Virtual

Steve Aoki to Showcase ArcRunner VR Platform in Groundbreaking Venues Performance

Steve Aoki to Showcase ArcRunner VR Platform in Groundbreaking Venues Performance

Forbes: The Platform Is The Star Of Steve Aoki’s New VR Concert

Forbes: The Platform Is The Star Of Steve Aoki’s New VR Concert

Supersphere Unveils ArcRunner: A Bridge Between In-Person and Virtual Live Performances

Supersphere Unveils ArcRunner: A Bridge Between In-Person and Virtual Live Performances

Supersphere to Broadcast Lewis Capaldi in VR on Oculus Venues

Supersphere to Broadcast Lewis Capaldi in VR on Oculus Venues

Wiz Khalifa Invites Fans Into His Home to Hear New Music Live

Wiz Khalifa Invites Fans Into His Home to Hear New Music Live

Supersphere to Present “Offset & Friends” VR Concert, Live In Oculus Venues

Supersphere to Present “Offset & Friends” VR Concert, Live In Oculus Venues

Kesha’s “Resentment” Broadcast Using the Tiny Planet Effect for the First Time on Network TV

Kesha’s “Resentment” Broadcast Using the Tiny Planet Effect for the First Time on Network TV