LOS ANGELES (CelebrityAccess) Thomas Dolan has raised $2 million of series seed money to invest in Eyellusion, the company behind the hologram performances of Frank Zappa and Ronnie James Dio, among others.
Dolan serves on the board of Madison Square Garden and AMC Netowrks and will serve in an ongoing advisory role for Eyellusion, according to a statement.
“The Eyellusion team is incredibly talented, bringing a combination of unique skillsets and experience across music, touring and digital effects,” Dolan said. “I have been evaluating opportunities in this space for some time and believe Eyellusion has the best expertise and production chops for successful pursuit of this growing opportunity. I can’t wait for the team to share the new shows they’re creating with live music fans everywhere, making history along the way.”
Last year, Eyellusion toured the Dio hologarm ino seven countries over 18 days and is expected to expand the productyion with more songs as well as the stage and light show, returning for a world tour in 2019. Eyellusion is also in production for “Bizarre World of Frank Zappa,” which is also set for 2019.
Eyellusion is supported by EVP of business development Ahment Zappa, Wendy Dio and rock manager Todd Singerman.