Music

Customer Experience Journey Sonos' Synesthetic Exhibition Renders Musical Experience In Brilliant Light

The multi-sensory journey is designed to explore the human experience of music, from when it begins as a sound wave to when it creates emotional impact in our minds

Brand Activation & Immersion Visitors To The Met's Vessel Orchestra Exhibit Can Experience Artifacts As Sounds

The experiential exhibition includes 32 pieces from the museum's collection and allows visitors to both hear and see artwork in an immersive environment

Entertainment Music-Driven Meditation Service WAVE Delivers The Ultimate At-Home Mindfulness Experience

PSFK speaks with co-founders Mason Levey and Brad Warsh on the consumer-driven strategies behind the experiential wellness offshoot of a popular New York studio that answers demand for elevated at-home meditation

Fashion & Apparel Mulberry Celebrates British Heritage With Summer Music Popup Series

The luxury brand's My Local” campaign is a series of free musical performances at popular London pubs featuring local talent and announced through social media drops

Food & Beverage Pandora Curates Five Custom Wendy's Stations To Elevate The Dine-In Experience

Building out its sonic branding while enhancing its store ambiance, the fast food chain is partnering with the popular music discovery service to enable location-specific stations

Packaging & Product Engagement Music Trivia Game Takes IPA Drinkers On Journey Across QR Codes, Beer Cans & Spotify

A NYC craft brewery transformed their beer labels into a clue-based mobile game that celebrates music and Japanese culture

Retail Wrangler Fans Can Scan Their Back Pocket To Unlock Exclusive Merch And Footage

The jeans maker launched a mobile activation in partnership with the upcoming release of "Old Town Road," encouraging Wrangler wearers to "scan their booty" with their phones to unlock content

Advertising Spotify Debuts Voice-Enabled Ads For Mobile Listeners

Music streaming service Spotify is testing out ads that let on-the-go listeners interact verbally to play commercials now or skip for later

Automotive Ford Taps Spotify Audience To Reach Younger Car Buyers

The collaboration between the streaming service and the automaker is intended to benefit both parties, giving the former additional ad revenue while offering the latter access to millennial listeners

Analysis Op-Ed: Why Brands Should Bet On Virtual Influencers

Author Jamin Warren traces the beginnings of virtual influencers back to the appearance of avatars, explaining why these synthetic characters don't have to be 'real' as much as they have to convey an authentic and coherent identity that clearly personifies a brand

Beauty Innovative & Immersive Activations That Are Winning At Coachella 2019

From instagrammable photo-ops to personalized frozen wine cocktails, PSFK highlights some of the innovative brand activations from 2019's Coachella festival

Events AR-Enabled Bose Sunglasses Offer Coachella Guests Exclusive Content

Festival attendees can pair their Bose Frames with the Coachella app for access to real-time audio notifications and updates about the event

Shopper Marketing & Promotion Pandora Lets Listeners Choose And Skip Ads Through Voice

As part of its investment in a consumer ecosystem, the music platform will test interactive commercials that let listeners dictate their ad preferences

Features How Brands Like BMW Are Taking Their Post-Purchase Service Ecosystems Online

From PSFK's 2019 Automotive CX Debrief, here's how three car retailers are developing tech-based products and services that provide post-purchase customer support for a digital-first market