Matchbox Twenty & SwivelVR Team Up For First Ever Fan Controlled Virtual Reality Experience

By: Jul. 12, 2018
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Matchbox Twenty & SwivelVR Team Up For First Ever Fan Controlled Virtual Reality Experience

Matchbox Twenty and SwivelVR have teamed up to bring you the first fan controlled virtual reality experience ever. See Rob, Paul, Kyle and Brian more intimately than ever before - watch, gaze, control and enjoy exclusive content produced for the best 4K Virtual Reality 360 3D and 360 2D Matchbox Twenty experiences from their Brief History of Everything Tour in 2017. The Complete VR Concert Experience from the band's 2017 tour stop at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee will be available starting today July 12, 2018 at 12pm PST. The complete concert and it's unique-app only additional content be viewed with or without a VR device.

Download the SwivelVR app for free from the Apple Store or Google Play. Purchasing the full concert also enters you in a chance to win a signed VR headset.

Matchbox Twenty has sold over 30 million records worldwide, and earned countless accolades, including five GRAMMY® nominations, four American Music Award nods, and the 2004 People's Choice Award for "Favorite Musical Group." Last year marked the 20th anniversary of their Diamond-certified debut album Yourself or Someone Like You - which included Top 40 singles "Push," "3AM" & more. Furthermore, Rob Thomas has proven one of the most highly decorated artists of recent years, receiving three GRAMMY® Awards, 11 BMI Awards, the first ever Songwriters Hall of Fame Hal David Starlight Award, and two Billboard "Songwriter of the Year" honors for both his chart-topping solo work as well as collaborations with such legends as Santana, Mick Jagger, and Willie Nelson. Thomas' collaboration with Carlos Santana on "Smooth" was also named the #2 "Most Popular Song Ever" on Billboard's list of the "100 Most Popular Songs Behind 'The Twist.'" He was also named to Billboard's "Top 20 List of Hot 100 Songwriters 2000-2011", and was the #1 ranking artist/songwriter on the list. Matchbox Twenty is Rob Thomas, Paul Doucette, Kyle Cook, and Brian Yale.