LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Bisthe interactive live performance app co-founded by Kid Cudi, today announced the release of the new Encore Studio app, giving artists a mobile live production studio in their pocket, now available for free in the App Store. With the Encore Studio app, artists can host a virtual show, design an augmented reality environment, and add custom artwork, 3D objects, and visual effects. Once an artist has designed their AR environment, they can stream it anytime, from anywhere, turning a living room into a live stage.
“Encore has the potential to be one of the most effective tools for artists to interact and spend time with their fans for the foreseeable future,” said Oliver Tree, who recently performed on Encore.
Everything an artist does on the Encore Studio app is an opportunity to get paid for their art – artists can play music, interact with fans, host a listening party, host live polls, or broadcast an event from an iPhone, while monetizing the experience. via Ten Cent Applause (Encore’s in-app currency.) Encore is free to artists and they take home 80% of the revenue generated from their fan applause.
“Performing live is an integral part of an artist’s career and a valuable part of our culture, but it’s not accessible to most artists or music fans,” said Jonathan Gray, co-founder and CEO. of Again. “Our mission is to enable all artists to earn a living doing what they love. The Encore Studio app enables an all-new live performance medium, between a concert and Instagram Live, that allows artists to produce high-quality content and foster personal connections with fans.
Based in Los Angeles, Encore is led by a team of artists, creators, and tech entrepreneurs, all on a mission to democratize the music industry. Encore is co-founded by award-winning artist Kid Cudi (Creative Director), Hollywood producer, writer and director Ian Edelman (Chairman), and tech entrepreneur Jonathan Gray (CEO).
To use the Encore Studio app and play live on the Encore app, visit the App Store on your iPhone or iPad and download Encore Studio: Live Music AR.
To watch live AR performances, visit the App Store or Play Store and download Encore: Interactive Live Music.
Encore is an interactive live music app, designed to connect artists directly to their fans. Based in Los Angeles, Encore was co-founded in 2020 by artist Kid Cudi, alongside CEO Jonathan Gray and chairman Ian Edelman (HBO’s How To Make It In America). To learn more, visit clapforencore.com