In their first animated music video, Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings face off against a pack of mischievous wolves in a psychedelic dance battle.
For more information about the making of “Retreat!” go to:
Artist: Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings
Label: Daptone Records
Production Company: Slanted Studios
Executive Producer: Michelle Higa Fox
Director: Lizzi Akana
Art Director: Erin Kilkenny
Technical Director: Michelle Higa Fox
Additional Design: Josh Goodrich
Animation: Josh Goodrich, Shixie Shi, Tim Beckhardt, David Hobizal, Leah Shore, Gabriel Pulecio, Nika Offenbac
Watercolor Animation: Leeanne Brennan
FX Animation: Matt Timms
Special Thanks: Futurestack, Merlin, Olive, and the Fig Tree
Time for something amazing.
Live in 1992 @ North Sea Jazz Festival
Michael Brecker - sax & EWI
Randy Brecker - trumpet
Mike Stern - guitar
James Genus - bass
George Whitty - keys
Dave Weckl - drums
Sound mastered by Steffen Brix.
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Having been raised in an artistic family that couldn’t always live luxuriously, I’ve always had the mentality of living humbly within my means, not taking anything for granted. Home has always been where the art and music is. This is the story of ‘Homespun’.
“The Lamaj Movement” - May 2012, features 12 original compositions based on my nomadic life thus far (Iran, Belarus, Germany, USA, Canada). Each track is a piece of memory taken at one point during our travels. Phew what a trip!
Music also available on iTunes, Amazon, emusic, etc.
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Recorded live in Tokyo, March 30, 1996 at Hitomi Memorial Hall
Keith Jarrett (p)
Gary Peacock (b)
Jack DeJohnette (d)
The reason why I post so many Tommy Emmanuel videos: because he’s so totally amazing.
bobandtom.com - Chick McGee’s favorite artist, Bob Schneider stopped by to perform a few songs for us, including this fun little story about being Batman.
Director | Ivan Landau
Animator | Webster Colcord
Assistant Sculptors | Rich Zimmerman, Edgar Humberto Alvarez
Set Assistant | Dave Waddle
Filmed in Hollywood at Shadow Machine (www.shadowmachine.com)
Special Thanks | Erin Colcord, Maya Noonan, Obscura Digital (www.obscuradigital.com)