Legendary rock band KISS are about to carry out to their hardest crowd but: a dwell viewers of sharks. Gene Simmons, Paul Stanley, Eric Singer and Tommy Thayer will journey to Australia to play a personal underwater live performance to a crowd of great whites and a choose variety of followers on November 18.
The band will sail out off the coast of Southern Australia into an space recognized for shark sightings, and carry out their best hits on their boat whereas eight followers are lowered off one other boat into the water right into a viewing submarine. The band’s efficiency will exit by way of underwater audio system which will likely be audible to surrounding marine life.
“Analysis has indicated that low-frequency and pulsed sounds could be engaging to some shark species,” says Australian Geographic‘s Dr Blake Chapman, who will accompany the friends on their tour. “Curiously, completely different animals (even throughout the similar species) seem to reply to sounds otherwise.”
“I used to be a little bit stunned by it, however they defined that sharks are drawn to low frequencies and they also’re drawn to rock ‘n’ roll.” stated singer and guitarist Paul Stanley. “Since we’re going to be in Australia, it provides a complete new that means to doing a live performance down underneath.”
The efficiency has been organized in partnership with Airbnb Animal Expertise, which reverses the custom of getting animals carry out for the leisure of human beings, and as an alternative promotes making moral and empathetic connections with wildlife.
“I’ve been serving to individuals have significant — and memorable — experiences with nice whites for years now, and you actually get to see how all of the sharks have completely different personalities. They even like several types of music,” says host Matt Waller. “An important factor for me has at all times been to make sure that the encounters are accountable and moral. For that, it helps that the people are those within the cage… And now with KISS, we’re taking it to a complete new degree — people will likely be entertaining the sharks, not the opposite approach round.”
“Sharks are among the many world’s most misunderstood animals,” says Chapman. “It’s vital for individuals to be taught that sharks are worthy of respect and safety.”