Alice Cooper to perform as a hologram
April 27, 2011, 2:26 PM EST
Alice Cooper is to perform a concert
in London as a hologram while he's more than 5,000 miles away in the United
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The rock legend wants to combine cutting-edge technology with his love of the
macabre to create a ghostly presence of himself and his band for the concert
The band will play tracks live in Hollywood and their images will be beamed
to London, where they will be turned into holograms for fans attending the show,
dubbed Britain's first holographic 4-D rock gig.
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In a statement, Cooper says, "We couldn't resist this ... [It's] the ultimate
experience, a cutting-edge conjuring trick that celebrates the future and our
history. We can't wait to see the results!"