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Hyper real

The video in my last post feels sedate to me because I live in that future… I think I now know how the viewers of the time may have felt watching it.. I’ve just come across this and it scares me.

Augmented (hyper)Reality: Domestic Robocop from Keiichi Matsuda on Vimeo.

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You’ve changed, for the better

The bad thing about Shazam on the iphone is it makes it waaay too easy to find out what cool tune is playing in the backround of the pub. You can not only find the song and the album, but follow the band on twitter and download it all from itunes. The good thing is it opens a whole new vista of artists you may never have heard of, or realised you knew.

It was thanks to a Shazam moment on a tv ad that I came across Sia (late to the party aparently!) and this delightfully cooky video 🙂

Posted in forfun, music, videos

sweet no sour :)

this beautifully put together video was done using the bands actual fan base. they must be thrilled to be part of something so thoughtfully done 🙂

Information as posted on you tube:
This music video was shot for Sour’s ‘Hibi no Neiro’ (Tone of everyday) from their first mini album ‘Water Flavor EP’. The cast were selected from the actual Sour fan base, from many countries around the world. Each person and scene was filmed purely via webcam.

Director: Masashi Kawamura + Hal Kirkland + Magico Nakamura + Masayoshi Nakamura

SOUR official site: http://sour-web.com

2009 Zealot Co.,ltd / Neutral Nine Records

I originally found it through the wonderful website of Mr. Graham Linehan