Severe Tire Damage Played the First Live Music Performance on the Internet
On June 24, 1993, Severe Tire Damage becomes the first band to perform live on the internet. Performing from the patios of Xerox PARC, they broadcast onto the Internet Multicast Backbone (the “MBone”). They were seen and heard live as far away as Australia. MBone engineering was by Ron Frederick and Steve Deering of the Computer Science Lab at Xerox PARC.