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Hudson Mohawke – Joy Fantastic

Hudson Mohawke (born Ross Birchard) is an electronic music producer and DJ from Glasgow, Scotland, affiliated with the LuckyMe collective.

Joy Fantastic, featuring Olivier Daysoul is a track from his first album, entitled Butter and released for Warp in 2009.

The music video has been directed and animated and produced by Tom Scholefield at Konx-om-Pax.

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NASA (ft. Kool Keith, Tom Waits) – Spacious Thoughts

Installment on the series of videos made for N.A.S.A.’s album Spirit of Apollo under the creative direction of Syd Garon.

The video has been produced and directed by Fluorescent Hill. Executive producer: Susan Applegate at SqueakEClean Productions.

N.A.S.A. (North America South America) is an ongoing creative collaboration between Squeak E. Clean and DJ Zegon. Their song features singer Tom Waits and rapper Kool Keith.

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Baloji ft. Konono n°1 – Karibu Ya Bintou

A visceral short film, shot on the streets of Kinshasa, to accompany this great track by Baloji, former MC of Starflam, a Belgian rapper with Congolese roots. Karibu Ya Bintou is the first single off his upcoming album, entitled Kinshasa Succursale and set for release on February 2010.

The music video has been directed by Spike and Jones and produced by Annemie Decorte at Dr. Film.

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C-Rayz Walz – Blackout

Nice music video from some time ago, which looks like a cheap cable TV show, with puppets, fancy transitions and VHS noise.

C-Rayz Walz is a rapper from The Bronx, New York. Blackout, featuring The Angel & The Preacher, is a song from his 2005 album entitled Year of the Beast.

The video has been directed by Jonnie Ross and produced at Smuggler.

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N.A.S.A. – A Volta

NC-17 – Sexo violento – Lenguaje adulto – Gráfico desnudos.

“… I told you pendejos not to fuck with me!”
NASA, short for “North America South America,” is a music collaboration project assembled by Squeak E. Clean (aka Sam Spiegel, brother of film director Spike Jonze) and DJ Zegon (Ze Gonzales, professional skateboarder).
A Volta (featuring Sizzla, Amanda [...]

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N.A.S.A. – Hip Hop

N.A.S.A. is unity

Take the honey and hun!
N.A.S.A. (North America South America) is an ongoing creative collaboration between Squeak E. Clean and DJ Zegon.
Hip Hop (featuring KRS-One, Fatlip and Slim Kid Tre) is taken from NASA’s debut album, entitled The Spirit of Apollo and released on February 2009 for Anti Records.
The video has been directed by [...]

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N.A.S.A. – Gifted

Merry Christmas

“We slowly drift into a picturesque frame of deep outer space. Stars shine brilliantly, distant planets glow and nebulas bleed abstract forms of color into the darkness.” (Source: Original Treatment for Gifted)
N.A.S.A. (North America South America) is an ongoing creative collaboration between Squeak E. Clean and DJ Zegon.
Their song features singers Santogold and Lykke [...]

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N.A.S.A. – Way Down

Don’t ask me where I’ve been.

“A bit of a love story, or gangland romance – like a modern day West Side Story told on the streets of California with birds.” (Source: Flux)
N.A.S.A. (North America South America) is an ongoing creative collaboration between Squeak E. Clean and DJ Zegon.
Their song features singer Barbie Hatch, rapper RZA, [...]

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N.A.S.A. – The People Tree

Tasty little human beingsI grow them on the people treeI will eat them one by oneIf there’s enough for everyone.

An apocalyptic view of the world. Or: a worldly view of the apocalypse. I guess it’s the same…
N.A.S.A. (North America South America) is an ongoing creative collaboration between Squeak E. Clean and DJ Zegon.
The People Tree [...]

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N.A.S.A. – Money

Obedience is the most valuable currency.

Is money the root of all evil, or is it man? It’s not clear and the video will not answer the question, but you should still watch it.
N.A.S.A. (North America South America) is an ongoing creative collaboration between Squeak E. Clean and DJ Zegon.
Money (featuring David Byrne, Chuck D, Ras [...]

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Music is: Time Travel

1.21 gigawatts?

“Every song takes us back to a specific moment.”
Directed by Nanospore (Paul Hwang and Ben Lee) and produced at Blacklist. Creative agency: The Brooklyn Brothers.
Music composed and performed by Rahzel, and produced at Amber Music.
“Ogni canzone ci porta indietro ad un preciso istante.”
Diretto da Nanospore (Paul Hwang e Ben Lee) e prodotto presso Blacklist. [...]

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JULIEN NANTIEC – Christmas

Sorry kids. Santa Claus (once again) will not make it for this Christmas. Rest in peace.
A short short by Julien Nantiec. The song is Funky Fresh Christmas by the Busy Boys from the Badd Santa compilation.
Mi spiace, bimbi. Babbo Natale, anche stavolta, non sarà dei nostri. Riposi in pace.
Un cortissimo di Julien Nantiec. Il brano [...]

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Galactic feat. Boots Riley – Hustle Up

It’s not sexualit’s contextual

Everything in this video, from the washed up title screen, from the final freeze frame, scream eighties.
Galactic is a funk band from New Orleans; members: Robert Mercurio, Jeff Raines, Richard Vogel, Stanton Moore, Ben Ellman.
Hustle Up (featuring Boots Riley from The Coup) is a single taken from their fifth studio album, entitled [...]

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Black Thinking: Black Thin King

Dance! Dance! (Revolution?)

An homage to old school animation, but also to new school dance dancing videogames…
The last of 5 short films produced at Boolab for the Black Thinking website. Motiono grapher posted the whole series.
Black Thin King has been directed by Denis Kamioka AKA Cisma. Producer: Silvia Romero. Executive producers: Coke Ferreiro.
Animation directed by Paulo [...]

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Form One – Falling Down

HD Video available in the underneath links.

You’re not falling down: just flying. Until you hit the ground.
Johan Reinhold AKA Form One is a Swedish rapper. Falling Down is the third single taken from his latest album, entitled Behind Blue Eyes and released on November 2008.
The music video has been directed and shot (using a Sony [...]

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