Places nonetheless exist the place music followers can collect collectively to groove. Those locations are simply digital and accessible on PC, console, and smartphone. Event company Rave Family is popping to Minecraft to place collectively an digital music pageant in a world reeling from COVID-19. The occasion, which Rave Family is calling Electric Blockaloo, will characteristic over 300 artists from June 25 by June 28.
This is the most recent instance of performing artists arising with inventive options to proceed making a dwelling in a world with out live shows. To attend the occasion in Minecraft, you could pay an admission. And artists are concerned in promoting these tickets. Each performer has their very own hyperlink that they will present to followers. If followers purchase entry to Electric Blockaloo by an artist’s hyperlink, that musician will get an even bigger minimize of that sale.
“Everyone asked us, ‘What’s the new normal?’” occasion founder Jackie McGuire stated. “And that normal is one without large festivals for the foreseeable future. Electric Blockaloo is a place where artists and fans can come together, create shared musical experiences, and reconnect with each other in an immersive way. It’s also much more environmentally friendly than traditional festivals, and a portion of each ticket will help support Bye Bye Plastic, an amazing organization that aims to eliminate single-use plastic from music festivals by 2025.”
Electric Blockaloo has a number of levels that includes artists like Diplo, A-Trak, and Above & Beyond. The Minecraft venues may have a number of areas to discover whereas the music is going on. This consists of areas like a re-creation of the workplace from The Office and Red Blocks, which is like Colorado’s Red Rocks amphitheater.
The occasion plans to disclose its full lineup subsequent week.