This remix in Skratches: The Sketches Remix Project comes via Schuftronic, whose mix pits Sketches track Sometimes amidst a sea of elements including Walter Benjamin, Anthony Kiedis, Fiona Apple, and just, y’know, the philosophy of history.
The first remix in Skratches: The Sketches Remix Project comes courtesy of Berlin-based Aussie expats (and superstar techno DJ and VJ respecitvely) deepchild and AUTO64. Check out their take on Babylon.
You helped make the album – now you can pull it apart. We call this The Skratches Project – and we want YOU to Show Us Yr Remix…
Last week, the inaugural Berlin Music Video Awards were held in, funnily enough, Berlin. The Ray Mann Three’s music video ‘Sometimes’ was nominated in the Best Stop Motion / Animation category, and screened alongside the other finalists (among them: Justice, Alt-J, Modeselektor feat. Thom Yorke, Sigur Rós, Michael Nyman and Sébastien Tellier). While our video didn’t win, we did get to hang out and watch a lot of other people’s music videos, over hours and hours. Here are some of our mental notes…
Things We Learned At The Berlin Music Video Awards
Story is everything:
Effects are often best when they’re easy to miss:
An amazing animation elevated ‘Whatsapper’ from clever to genius:
Split-screen can still look cool:
Title cards with live action backgrounds look cool:
Stock images of landscapes turned duotone and upside-down look cool:
And finally: there are a lot of talented people making amazing things you will never see:
Congrats to all the winners – and thank YOU for voting x
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OUR music video (which YOU and I made together as part of The Sketches Project) is nominated in the Berlin Music Video Awards. ‘Sometimes’ is nominated in the Best Animation category – and YOU can vote for it, right now… Continue reading “2 clicks, 2 seconds: How to vote for us in the Berlin Music Video Awards”