Chalkboard animation on Firekites video for Autumn Story

Zolton Editor

By Zolton in New Music on Tuesday 15 February 2011

I caught up with Rod Smith from Firekites last night and he assured me a new Firekites album is in the works, pleasing news for any fan of the band’s hypnotically rhythmic acoustic melancholy. This track, from their debut, The Bowery, was accompanied by a brilliant video by Yanni Kronenberg and Lucinda Schreiber.

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Midnight Juggernauts’ Lara vs The Savage Pack

Nini Baseema Contributor

By Nini Baseema in New Music on Friday 15 October 2010

This video here makes me happy for several reasons: the tune is great, the boys are cute, the vocals and the groove are really my thing, and the video, directed by Lucinda Schreiber and Beatrice Pegard, simply rocks. It was shot frame by frame, then re-shot using over 2,000 printed pieces of paper.

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