A Publicity Stunt Or Viral Ad — Or Just A Band Connecting With Fans?
from the is-it-an-ad-or-is-it-memorex? dept
About a week ago, a band named Atomic Tom apparently had all of its instruments stolen, but as the story goes, they still had their iPhones and the will to continue. So they filmed themselves performing one of their songs on a NYC subway — playing their iPhones, instead of their usual instruments. The band got some attention for this stunt, and along with it, questions like: “Did they really have their instruments stolen? Was this performance really impromptu? Did Apple pay them to advertise for the iPhone?” You can watch the video for yourself here: