Music News

News > Music News > LINKIN PARK FANS CAN MAKE 3D STATUES OF THEMSELVES ON CURRENT TOUR

LINKIN PARK FANS CAN MAKE 3D STATUES OF THEMSELVES ON CURRENT TOUR

Linkin Park is bringing along a start-up tech company called Staramba USA Corp. on the current Carnivores Tour that will allow fans to make mini-statues of the band, themselves and even band members and fans together via 3D body scanning and printing hardware. Stationed at each of the trek's 25 stops will be two mobile "Scannerdomes" comprised of hundreds of individual computer lenses where fans can have themselves scanned for 3D "selfies." The finished figurines will be delivered to the fan's home by courier shortly after the concert.

The scanners are based at each concert location in trucks decorated with the Linkin Park and Staramba logo.

In keeping with their futuristic souvenirs, Linkin Park is bringing a high-tech live show on the road this time, as frontman Mike Shinoda explained: "One of the challenges that I posed on the production team was, based on what we decide to do with the show every night, if we decide to play something differently, if we decide to extend a part or whatever we want to do, I want the artwork to change with the performance. So it needs to be malleable and that's where the real production challenges start to arise." .

Linkin Park is touring behind its sixth studio album, The Hunting Party.

Photo by PRPhotos.com
 

Related articles

Music News

Even Dave Grohl sought out advice once on how to break into rock and roll music. On Thursday (May 29th), the Foo...
Saint Asonia , the new act featuring ex-Three Days Grace frontman Adam Gontier and Staind guitarist Mike Mushok ,...
Breaking Benjamin 's "Failure" has just notched its third straight week at Number One on Active Rock radio, giving...
Twenty One Pilots nabbed its first Number One album on the Billboard 200 chart on Wednesday (May 27th), as the duo...
Blink-182 bassist-singer Mark Hoppus has revealed in a new interview with Das Process that the band is almost...