MUSIC NEWS: Jack White creates concert experience App

Jack White has introduced a new virtual reality app called “Third-D.” The app, which White designed with tech company Jaunt, allows users with a five-or-six-inch Android phone and Google Cardboard headsets to watch the ex-White Stripes frontman perform as though they were sitting in the venue. The app was created by using 360 degree 3D cameras and mics. “Third-D” is available now for all Android users on Google Play. (Diffuser)


 


MUSIC NEWS: Nickelback Announce Tour

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Nickelback has unveiled the details of a massive North American tour that will take place in 2015 to support the band’s eighth studio album, No Fixed Address. The trek kicks off on February 14th in Allentown, Pennsylvania, hitting some 60 cities before winding down on August 29th in Atlanta.

SIDE NOTES: Nickelback will perform on ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live on November 17th and Good Morning America on the 20th.

The band unveiled the tour itinerary on Wednesday (November 5th) in an event at the House of Blues in Los Angeles which also included a performance from the group. Proceeds from this special sold-out show are going to the International House of Blues Foundation “Action for the Arts” grants program.

A pre-sale for certain bank and credit card holders begins on Monday (November 10th), while fan club members will have an early chance at tickets starting Friday (November 7th).
Tickets for the general public go on sale Saturday, November 15th. Tickets for all shows start at $25.
No Fixed Address arrives on November 17th and features the chart-topping single, “Edge Of A Revolution.”
Newly confirmed Nickelback tour dates (subject to change):
March 24 – Charleston, SC – North Charleston Coliseum
March 25 – Jacksonville, FL – Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena
August 29 – Atlanta, GA – Aarons Amphitheatre at Lakewood