Wood: animated music video by The Dead Pirates

I discovered this band a few years ago and have been a fan ever since. Check out their music video for their inspired track Wood. The animation is outstanding and the black and white illustrations are created by French illustrator and band guitarist, Matthieu Bessudo (Mcbess).

The pen and ink style has an old cartoon flavour. I just love the random scenes that are conjured up with pieces of meat, rock n’ roll parties and characters with stoned eyes and general debauchery.

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Marcus is a multidisciplinary graphic designer based in Melbourne. He specialises in Photoshop Retouching and 3D Type. Discovering new music, technology, art and odd things makes him tick. In his spare time he works on independent projects including travel and portrait photography, album covers, music videos and writing Photoshop tutorials for international magazines. See his work here: