This Week We Heard

Relevant and inspiring happenings tied into music and media

Turn your dance moves into music with Sony Motion Sonic

The experimental wristband prototype unveiled recently at SXSW turns physical movement into sound. As part of Sony’s Motion Sonic project, this wearable device uses sensors and microphones to capture data, then translated into one of five different presets that turn your limbs into musical instruments.

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Boiler Room and Google Pixel team up for VR Dancefloors

Despite less enthusiastic commenters already foretelling this as being “the beginning of the end for parties”, a recent announcement piqued our interest: Boiler Room is teaming up with Google Pixel to launch VR Dancefloors (finally an opportunity to rave in your underwear). Check the teaser video shot on a Google Pixel here.

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