Transmedia + Music

July 21, 2011
by Laura Sterritt

Björk’s Biophilia App: Cosmogony and Crystalline

Björk announced an ambitious project called Biophilia this past May, which included an iOS app album. This would be the first of its kind. While artists have begun dabbling in iPhone/iPad apps, the idea of a mother application that would … Continue reading

July 19, 2011
by Laura Sterritt

The Polyphonic Spree’s “Bullseye” App

It has been over four years since The Polyphonic Spree released an album, but they have come back with style. Last week, the band debuted the first single off their upcoming record in the form of an interactive music video … Continue reading

July 7, 2011
by Laura Sterritt

Stones Throw Music Video Contest

An important part of any transmedia campaign is fan interaction. Audience members fully expect content to be a two-way street, certainly since the Internet has allowed them a direct channel to creators. A widely used method for musicians to encourage … Continue reading

June 5, 2011
by Laura Sterritt

Björk’s Biophilia App Album

Ever the innovator, Björk has announced that an “app album” will accompany a conventional music album for her upcoming Biophilia project. What is it, and why is it important? Björk is an unstoppable force. Even with seven albums under her … Continue reading