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Ronnie James Dio hologram to play over 100 shows in 2019

Our friends over at Loudwire have the latest on plans for the 2019 DIO Returns tour kicking off in the US in spring. The Ronnie hologram is set to play more than 100 shows in 2019, back on the road with the DIO Band, Tim “Ripper” Owens and Oni Logan. Check the story below and link out…

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Eyellusion signs with touring giant APA

We’re beyond thrilled to announce that Eyellusion has signed with Agency for the Performing Arts (APA) and partner (AND touring management legend) Steve Martin for all of our forthcoming touring productions. That’s DIO Returns, Bizarre World of Frank Zappa, Glenn Gould and more to be announced. Steve booked DIO way back in the day and…

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Eyellusion’s Chad Finnerty featured in Billboard Jobs of Tomorrow article!

Eyellusion is definitely breaking new ground in the music business and we’re proud to see our creative director Chad Finnerty highlighted for his cutting-edge content work for artists like Ronnie James Dio, Frank Zappa and others. The current issue of Billboard features music jobs of tomorrow and Chad is profiled talking about what it takes…

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Holograms Hit The Road: Will Fans of Frank Zappa, Ronnie James Dio and Others Show Up for Their Virtual Versions?

Over the past months, we’ve been talking with Cortney Harding over at Billboard about our upcoming hologram tours and the growing excitement we’re seeing from fans, artists, estates and the larger music industry. Some excerpts are below and you can hit the link for the rest of the piece! The estates of deceased musical legends…

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Eyellusion Expanding Hologram Business

We were thrilled to see such excitement and wide coverage of our funding news last week. This is an exciting time for Eyellusion and the growing hologram concerts market. We’re hard at work on multiple productions set for world tours in 2019 and have some other projects in the queue that we should be able…

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Holograms of old rock stars are keeping their legacies alive

We spoke with The Sydney Morning Herald’s Richard Jinman about how hologram-based touring is keeping artist legacies alive and changing the way fans experience music. Richard got to check out the London Dio Returns show and perfectly captures this new experience in his article. Dead men touring: holograms of old rock stars are keeping their…

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We talked with Forbes about the Prince hologram that wasn’t

A lot of passion was stirred up when it was announced that a Prince hologram would appear during JT’s Super Bowl performance. We spoke with Forbes music biz writer (and recent 3 Kings author) about how this performance differed from holograms that tour today and the impact of seeing artists that we’ve loved and lost appear…

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Zappa Hologram to Play With Former Mothers on ‘Bizarre World’ Tour

RollingStone covered “the mind-melting show” Eyellusion is putting together to celebrate Frank’s music, often surreal imagery and humor. Frank Zappa Hologram to Play With Former Mothers on ‘Bizarre World’ Tour American musician Frank Zappa (1940-1993) performs live on stage at the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam, Netherlands in March 1976. Gijsbert Hanekroot /Redferns The planned, estate-approved Frank Zappa hologram tour has…

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Billboard on Frank Zappa hologram tour plans

Billboard covered Eyellusion’s plans for the forthcoming Bizarre World Of Frank Zappa hologram tour, including musicians that will be part of the show, performances to be featured and insight from Ahmet on how the visuals are taking shape. After Bringing Dio Back to Life, Hologram Company Now Plans to Tour Frank Zappa The Bizarre World…

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MusicRadar previews Dio Returns tour

OK, we’re just about 24 hours until curtains up on the Dio Returns world tour. The band and Wendy have been doing a ton of press, and interest/excitement is through the roof! MusicRadar spoke with Craig Goldy to get the band’s perspective on the tour and talk a bit about the importance of family in…

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