In honour of needing to clear some space on my hard drive and Neil Finn being the new Lindsey Buckingham, here's a cover I did a while ago of one of my fave's off the Mac's 'Tusk'https://youtu.be/3KbIcyxIzWo
I wrote my name on a piece of paper that said I have a song in this movie. Check it out! https://www.netflix.com/title/80176715
The Zipper (Official Video) from Sprite Fountain. Directed by Azsa West & Valentine Freeman Buy: Lil Chief Records (NZ): http://bit.ly/2oWgNrg Sellout! (NO): http://bit.ly/2HnkXPI Listen: Spotify: http://spoti.fi/2GbKD2g Apple Music: https://apple.co/2tzXFDQ Director of Photography: Michelle Lawler Editor: Aika Miyake 3D Animation and VFX: Phillip Stearns & Lauryn Siegel Producer: Kosuke Sasaki Line Producer: Keita Gaffer: Nishi Gaya Production Designer: Sango Nakamura Set Dresser: Ayaka Muroi Stylist: Yasuhiro Takahisa @ Mild Inc. Stylist Assistant: Kotaro Hair: Show Fujimoto Hair Asst: Kai Makeup: Chacha VFX: Jay Hawkins @ Alt VFX Grade: Caleb De Leon @ Alt VFX Finishing Grade: Gabriel Sanchez @ a52 Casting Director: Yuuri Hasegawa @ People Media Titles: Ayano Takase @ Wieden + Kennedy Tokyo Cast: Butch: JAM Femme: Zen Muscle Man: Thomas Hall Sexy Poodle: Leroy Rana Shah Cyber Cafe Cashier: Ayaka Muroi Cyber Cafe Extras: Jordi Luna, Aika Miyake, Gordon Higgins, Ayano Takase, Show Fujimoto, Kai, Gordon Higgins Hungry Shibuya Cat: Lil Bub Special thanks: Nami Hall Aiko West Hall Paola Morabito Muffin Moon 7-11 - - - - - www.facebook.com/therubysuns www.twitter.com/therubysuns www.soundcloud.com/therubysuns www.azsawest.com www.valentinefreeman.com www.michellelawlerdp.com www.image-tokyo.co.jp/models/zen www.aikamiyake.com www.phillipstearns.com www.laurynsiegel.com www.vimeo.com/nishigaya www.mildinc.com/yasu/index.html www.tronmanagement.com/hair/show-fujimoto www.beautydirection.net/artistlist/chacha www.creativity-online.com/credits/jay-hawkins/47345/1 www.vimeo.com/calebdeleon www.gabejlsanchez.com www.creativity-online.com/credits/ayano-takase/69745/1
I was lucky enough to have two very talented directors, Azsa West and Tino Valentino come together to make something beautiful to accompany one of my songs. 'The Zipper' explores the complicated ways folks choose to express their emotional selves to others, or not. They rolled with this concept, combined their powers, and this is what happened:
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So excited to share this video for 'Pram Gang' off the new record Sprite Fountain that my incredibly talented cousin Azsa West made starring her sister, my other cousin Sivonna West, earlier this year in our old stomping ground: So-Cal. Thanks so much to Azsa and her amazing bunch of compatriots for bringing this thing into the world.