Videomaker Judith Veenendaal and Noel Schoolderman put images on a poem written by Johnny B.A.N.G. Reilly. Through a composition by Adam Taylor, we see the past and the present of a man, sublimed by beautiful slow motions and the poet’s words echoing like an ode to liberty.
For the song “Never Knew” of Sunken Foal & Si Schroeder, director Kevin McGloughlin has filmed a psychedelic clip playing on lights and abstract patterns’ symmetry. The videomaker wanted to explain the idea that our time perception and inner clock are distorted by illusions, emotions and the spatio-temporal frame we’re in.
For his EP release “In Between”, singer SAGE just revealed the clip of the song “In Between”, directed by Ismael Moumin and produced by Frenzy Paris. Dancers Fanny Sage and Julien Thibault, leaded by Julie Bour, are torn and moved at once in a sensual and fragmented choreography, while the singer is divided in two, like a cut paper sheet.
After the released of “Her”, duo Majid Jordan go one surprising us with his track “Forever”, also from “A place like This” EP. Once again directed by Common Good, the video, in a different style but still very refined, stages a young man frenetically Krumping and dancing from place to place, as if he was hypnotized. Images used to pass one after another offering very aesthetics urban settings. To discover.
Bang & Olufsen released its new speakers “BeoSound Moment” designed by studio Frackenpohl Poulheim. It features the world’s first touch-sensitive wood interface. The wireless device’s patternplay feature adapts the listening patterns of the users, and suggests music or radio programs that fit with the relevant day of the week and the time of day. It also allows you to access Deezer.
Focus the amazing clip of Tahiti Boy & The Palmtree Family for his song “Low Life”, from his album “Songs of Vertigo” which will be released on March, 2nd 2015. Directed by Jack & Arnaud and produced by Passion Paris, we can see a man animating on photographs of fashion and tabloids’ magazines. An original and pop video, to discover in exclusivity on Fubiz.
Flying Lotus has released a video for the song “Coronus, The Terminator,” off of his latest album, October’s You’re Dead! Directed by the Californian Director Young Replicant, this video takes us in the dark tales of the artist through the story of a dying man and his visions in the afterlife.
Wednesday, January 14, Paris has finally opened its Philharmonie. Located in the heart of the Cité de la Musique, the building includes a 2,400-seat symphony hall with modern acoustic, 1800 square meters of educational spaces, a panoramic restaurant and a showroom. This masterpiece of architecture made by Jean Nouvel is to be discovered in images.
We have reviewed the year 2014 in music and we have made a selection of 42 clips, taking us into aesthetic and strong universes. Some of them explore with talent the stop-motion, le slow-motion, reflections, collage, double exposure, mapping, animation and also the 1:1 format. Some of them resonate and certain techniques come back : discover the ones who have marked this year.
Native from Bronx where she grew up in the 80′s and 90′s, Lisa Leone has been surrounded by the hip-hop rise community. With her passion for photography, the woman began to capture portraits of men and women who today are hip-hop iconic musicians. This touching series is actually the subject of an exhibition The Bronx Museum of the Arts till 11st of January. To discover.
Beutler Ink has condensed the best of this year in one illustration with the appearance of the Grand Budapest Hotel. We can see of course the hat of Pharrell, Interstellar, Gone Girl, the rise of emojis, the engagement of Malala, the “Fancy” of Iggy Azalea, the Paper Magazine cover, the LEGO movie and the selfie at the Oscars ceremony… This image is full of references and tributes to pop culture and news stories.
Author of French singer Christine & The Queens’ first clip “Saint-Claude”, J.A.C.K has directed the new clip of this artist for her title “Christine”, from her new album “Chaleur Humaine”. We can see her dancing on a blue scene with a moving camera that wanders sometimes under the dancers’ feet. A production by WANDA, to watch.
“Visions of America: Amériques” is an audiovisual performance made by Refik Anadol at the Walt Disney Concert Hall. In collaboration with Finnish conductor Esa-pekka Salonen, ha made an architectural installation on a musical composition of Varèse, playing on lights and mapping, the whole commanded from a computer.
Here’s the new ad Apple - “The Song” where we can see a young lady discovering an old vinyl on which her grand mother has recorded her voice for her dead husband, decades ago. Today, it’s the grand daughter’s turn to continue this memory by changing the song, thanks to the technology of Apple products. A beautiful Christmas gift, to watch.