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tapslash.com

Founded Year

2015

Stage

Acquired | Acquired

Total Raised

$3.64M

About Slash

Slash is a smart mobile keyboard making it easy to share anything, without switching apps. The keyboard lets users share rich media, including videos, GIFs, emoji, links, products, news articles, maps, music, and more without having to turn to a separate application.

Slash Headquarters Location

150 East 69th Street 5F

New York, New York, 10021,

United States

718-404-4510

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Latest Slash News

09:40 EDT SLASH Partners with Soundscape VR for Virtual Reality Concert

Jun 28, 2022

News provided by Share this article Share this article Full Live Video of the New Slash Ft. Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators Album "4" To Make VR Debut in Soundscape; Rock Icon Plants His Flag In The Virtual World DENVER, June 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Groove Science Studios, creator of the longest-running virtual reality music platform Soundscape VR (SVR), announces the addition of SLASH FT. MYLES KENNEDY & THE CONSPIRATORS "LIVE AT STUDIOS 60" to its Magic Mirror Musical Metaverse. Starting today, music fans can experience the debut of all ten songs from SLASH and the band's new Gibson Records LP 4, in Soundscape VR's musical metaverse, a dynamic virtual concert world that captures the band's unforgettable melodies, soaring vocals, and guitar riffs that will blow your mind. SLASH in SoundscapeVR's Music Metaverse "I'm really excited about this cool VR interpretation of our live performance at Studios 60," says SLASH. "It's a new and immersive visual that gives it a great 'in the room' feel. "It's a milestone for SVR to showcase legendary artists like Slash," Soundscape VR Founder and Creator Eric Alexander explained. "Artists everywhere are seeing SVR & Magic Mirror as the ultimate digital presentation of their art, giving their fans a totally original experience built for the highest levels of immersion. Soundscape continues to lead the world in the exploration & display of the most advanced musical metaverse technologies." With the global AR, and VR market expected to grow to 209.2 billion by the end of 2022, music fans from around the world are participating in a completely new and shared sonic-visual experience that is designed to scale infinitely, with no limit to the number of participants. Soundscape VR's Magic Mirror is a platform for artists to position their music in an immersive and shared fast-growing digital space that combines virtual reality, augmented reality, and the Internet. Avatar customizations are now available for users to personalize their own virtual appearance, including new hairstyles, outfits, and more. And a new version of SVR's Sonic AI now helps shape experiences and the worlds like never before. Armed with their avatars, users can explore immersive, audio-reactive worlds like "Twilight Thicket" while rocking out to SLASH FT. MYLES KENNEDY & THE CONSPIRATORS. Twilight Thicket is one of six worlds that comprise the Soundscape VR music metaverse. To experience exclusive Magic Mirror performances, users can download SVR for FREE from Steam VR and Oculus Home. For more information about upcoming Magic Mirror content and events in virtual reality, users are encouraged to follow the company on social media and visit the website where a complete compendium of available Magic Mirror content is also available. SLASH FT. MYLES KENNEDY & THE CONSPIRATORS have just released the single "April Fool" HERE  off their new album 4, which debuted as the #1 Most-Selling Hard Rock Album during release week and is available everywhere now via Gibson Records (in partnership with BMG), HERE , and in limited-edition bundles  HERE . A decade and four albums into their career, the new full-length album 4 marks the first new music from SMKC in four years and SLASH's fifth solo album overall. SLASH and his bandmates MYLES KENNEDY (Vocals), BRENT FITZ (Drums), TODD KERNS (Bass & Vocals) and FRANK SIDORIS (Guitar & Vocals), aka SMKC, partnered with producer Dave Cobb (Chris Stapleton, John Prine, Jason Isbell, Rival Sons), for the new album 4 resulting in the band's strongest collective statement to date. Recorded at RCA Studio A in Nashville, TN, Cobb shared the band's desire to lay down the tracks live in the studio--including guitar solos and vocals--a first for the group, revealing a stunning, vital sound and style all captured live. Fueled by the explosive Top 10 rock song "The River Is Rising" its high energy live performance video, as well as the best critical acclaim of their career; watch the video HERE . The first single "The River Is Rising" reached #7 on the Active Rock Charts, marking SMKC's 8th consecutive Top 10 single at radio. SMKC performed "The River Is Rising" which Rolling Stone hailed as "raucous" and Billboard described as "euphoric" with "a surging main riff, dissonant hooks, an infectious chorus, and a guitar solo that conjures images of a rowdy bar brawl" on Jimmy Kimmel Live! HERE . Slash also did an interview with Jimmy Kimmel during the show, HERE . 4 is SMKC like you've never heard them before. A vibrant rock album fueled by memorable guitar hooks and compelling melodies, big choruses, and even bigger riffs, 4 hits on a wide range of sounds, styles, and moods in 10 songs, and does it all with laser-sharp musical focus and a lightning-in-a-bottle sense of immediacy. Soundscape: About Soundscape VR: Soundscape VR is the musical metaverse, home of hyper-immersive visual arts and sound experiences. As a music, arts, and gaming VR platform since 2014, Soundscape VR continues to enable a new generation of live concerts, music experiences and sound visualization that is paving the way for the next technological expansion of the music industry. Soundscape is not only the most advanced metaverse, but also the purest, with no ads, no corporate sponsorship, and no data theft; just the world's most cutting-edge audiovisual experiences, available free. In SVR's virtual worlds, friends from across the globe can listen, fly, paint, explore, watch, dance, compete and more - together in a sonic-visual adventure functioning as a 24/7 music festival. SVR's Sonic AI allows partakers to visualize any genre of music, automatically, from Electronic to Jazz, deeply integrating the music into the audio-reactive environments. Engineered by an independent collective of artists, musicians and developers to be the premier destination for musical and artistic virtual reality metaverse content, SVR is regarded as one of the most immersive and technically impressive virtual reality apps in the world. Soundscape VR, Artist Link, and Magic Mirror are part of the Soundscape Universe, a collection of virtual, mixed and augmented reality software developed by Groove Science Studios (GSS). MEDIA CONTACTS:

  • When was Slash founded?

    Slash was founded in 2015.

  • Where is Slash's headquarters?

    Slash's headquarters is located at 150 East 69th Street, New York.

  • What is Slash's latest funding round?

    Slash's latest funding round is Acquired.

  • How much did Slash raise?

    Slash raised a total of $3.64M.

  • Who are the investors of Slash?

    Investors of Slash include Giphy, Techstars Ventures, Social Starts, Alex Chung, Wayne Chung and 7 more.

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