Tribe VR launches the first ever VR DJ School in partnership with DJ Kryoman and Pyramind
December 15, 2017
SAN FRANCISCO -- Tribe VR, the VR/AR company making it easy for people to learn real-world skills, launches its VR DJ school today on Oculus Rift.
Tribe VR has teamed up with top DJ Kryoman and Pyramind, a San Francisco-based music school, to develop its immersive learning experience.
Tribe’s VR DJ school allows anyone to learn to DJ and mix music using a virtual setup, similar to those used by DJs in nightclubs around the world. Wannabe DJs learn the controls and techniques from Tribe’s virtual DJ mentors, and mix sets. The free play zone includes Kryoman’s top hits.
Upcoming lessons include:
- beat matching basics
- mixing techniques
- DJ masterclasses
Tribe VR’s DJ School experience is available now on Oculus Rift for a launch price of $4.99.
DOWNLOAD HERE: https://www.oculus.com/experiences/rift/1462259830529109/
Commenting on Tribe, Kryoman (Andy Moore), said:
“I'm excited by the potential that VR offers the music industry. VR opens up new ways for DJs and Artists to connect with fans around the world, to make music production and DJing more accessible… this will change music for the better. I’m delighted to be bringing fans new experiences with Tribe VR - I hope fans enjoy mixing using my music!”
Pyramind CEO and Founder, Gregory Gordon, said: “Pyramind has extensive experience in teaching and developing DJs and Music Producers. We see VR and AR as the next step in improving the way people learn and create music. We are excited to be working with Tribe to develop methods and approaches for people to learn immersively.”
Tom Impallomeni, co-founder and CEO of Tribe VR, stated: “The team here at Tribe are a group of wannabe superstar DJs. We all love music and see VR as a way to remove the barriers to learning to DJ and produce music. It’s such a natural fit for VR, a multi-sensory experience which and opens up a whole world of possibilities for learning and creation. We hope that fans enjoy their first taste of DJing in VR as much as we have!”
About Tribe VR
Tribe VR makes it easy for people to learn real-world skills. Tribe harnesses Virtual and Augmented Reality to enable immersive learning. Tribe VR is based in San Francisco and backed by investors including Boost VC (Adam Draper). The founders have built and worked at technology businesses such as Pixar, High Fidelity, Virtually Live, Transparent House and SuperAwesome.
Discover Tribe VR on Oculus.
For inquiries on Tribe VR, please contact:
Tel: +1 (415) 936-3702
The idea and concept of the Kryoman robot was born in 2005 in Ibiza. Andrew Moore, Kryoman’s creator, created the iconic robots despite having little knowledge of electronics and robotics. Subsequently, Kryoman teamed up with David Guetta and completed over 1000 shows in 52 countries over three world tours, during which he also teamed up with the Black Eyed Peas, Nikki Minaj, Akon, Ludacris, Pitbull, Kelly Roland, Usher, and other artists to perform on countless music videos and tour performances. In 2015 Kryoman teamed up with Steve Aoki to complete 2 US tours and designed the key elements for his neon future production. Now Kryoman & his robots are focused on a solo production called Kryoman Live
Pyramind is a digital music production, recording and game audio training facility in the heart of San Francisco. In addition to their diverse lineup of courses and certifications, Pyramind provides sound and music production services for the biggest names in interactive entertainment, enabling them to offer audio education in a real, working studio environment, as well as an online learning platform. Through Pyramind's certificate programs, students learn the most up-to-date skills and techniques for their choice of focus, whether they are DJs, producers, studio musicians, sound designers or engineers. Classes include instruction in music theory, sound design, producing & arranging, recording, 5.1 mixing, game audio and much more.