Beatie Wolfe exhibits off her NFC-powered musical jacket
The times of CDs and vinyl could be (principally) over, however singer-songerwriter Beatie Wolfe is making music bodily once more, in a really literal means.
Wolfe stopped by the TechCrunch New York workplace to point out off her a jacket designed by Mr. Fish, who additionally created designs for legends like David Bowie and Mick Jagger. Not solely does the jacket look fairly spectacular — it additionally makes use of NFC know-how, so somebody can faucet it with their telephone (uh, if she’s sporting the jacket, perhaps ask permission first) and convey up a web page showcasing Wolfe’s new single “Take Me Residence.”
“I simply needed to convey again — or type of revive — the perfect of that tangibility, that storytelling and that sense of ceremony that I skilled as a child,” she stated. “However make folks that have been streaming and downloading from iTunes and all of that, make them actually need to interact with it.”