Here’s the biggest thing to hit live music since electric amps

Our eyes may have lost out when Google Glass proved to be about as useful as a Segway, and almost as embarrassing to own. But these days, the most likely body part to get upgraded by mass-market technology is our ears.

Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.independent.co.uk

Augmented hearing buds could be the biggest thing to hit live music since electric amplification, which changed the very nature of music, from orchestras and big bands to small combos playing through microphones and amps. Once everyone in a venue is wearing augmented ears, artists will be able to rethink the way the music gets to our brains. Maybe every member of the band will play in a different corner of the room, allowing audience members to wander from one musician to the other, seeing the performance intimately while still hearing the sound all perfectly mixed together

See on Scoop.itWearable Tech and the Internet of Things (Iot)

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s