AMPD Partner, Shocap Entertainment, Will Resurrect Vancouver’s Historic Palomar Supper Club For a Live-Streamed Immersive Musical Experience

Posted on November 17, 2020

Tagged as: Digital Media, Community, Animation, Visual Effects

Our partner, Shocap Entertainment, will resurrect Vancouver’s historic Palomar Supper Club to present Jill Barber and her Phantom Jazz Band in a live-streamed immersive musical experience that combines virtual reality and XR technology, viewers will be transported back in time through the doors of a long-since demolished live music venue. AMPD Technologies is excited to host a pre-show chat room at this unique event.

Purchase your ticket to attend the virtual event:

Your virtual ticket will allow you to enter the AMPD chat room 30 minutes before showtime. Bring your own beverage and enjoy this revolutionary live-streamed immersive musical experience.

The pre-show party starts at 5:30pm PST on Friday, November 2020. The live show starts at 6pm PST sharp.

On November 3, 2020, AMPD announced that it has partnered with Shocap Entertainment to conduct a number of joint projects and R&D initiatives focused on innovation in virtual production technologies and high-performance computing infrastructure for live performance. AMPD’s technological expertise across animation, visual effects, and online game development and distribution means that it is ideally positioned to help Shocap in a number of areas, from designing and refining its in-studio tech pipeline, through to the challenges of distributing Shocap’s blended reality performances to thousands of users around the world.  

“AMPD's team has been working with digital creators for nearly twenty years to help them design, plan, and budget the technical components of their complex digital media projects,” said Anthony Brown, CEO of AMPD. “Shocap is innovating in an exceptionally exciting way, and we are pleased to support them where we can through our recently announced AMPD Lab initiative and beyond. A hands-on approach to problem solving is totally aligned with our project-based approach to innovation, and we expect the outcomes of this partnership to have broad application as we explore the fringes of the metaverse with both entertainment and enterprise applications.”

Click here to read the full announcement:  

About AMPD Technologies

AMPD specializes in providing high-performance cloud and computing solutions for low-latency applications, including video games and eSports, digital animation and visual effects, and big data collection, analysis and visualization. AMPD is a founding sponsor of the Animation and Visual Effects Alliance of BC and an annual sponsor of the Spark Computer Graphics Society.

For further information about AMPD, please contact Sales:
Tel: 604-332-3329 ext. 1

About Shocap Entertainment

Founded by the principals of Lifelike & Believable and Animatrik, Shocap Entertainment produces live cross-reality entertainment using real-time visual effects technology and on-stage human performance to create unique shared experiences simultaneously performed in front of live audiences, online audiences connecting from VR headsets, gaming PCs, and video streaming services. Each production draws from the contributions of multiple creative voices, with experienced collaborators from live performance, film, animation, and video games.