This awesome animation by Bang-yao Liu was for his senior project at Savannah College of Art and Design and is framed around the idea that: ‘every time when I am busy, I feel that I am not fighting with my works, I am fighting with those post-it notes and deadline’.
This short film was borne from six of the tracks on the new Royksopp album Senior and directed by Noel Paul and Stefan Moore of ThatGo. Shot on location in Detroit, Röyksopp’s Svein Berge and Tobjørn Brundtland said it left them in a ‘bewildered state, that confusing feeling one gets when exposed to something uneasy [...]
Norwegian electro-pioneers Röyksopp have recently released Senior, the counterpart to last year’s brilliant Junior. More introspective and freeform than its poppier partner, and fully instrumental, Svein Berge and Torbjorn Brundtland recorded Senior at the same time as Junior and it finds Royksopp in musical voice. Again! Senior by Röyksopp
Norwegian duo Royksopp — Torbjorn Brundtland and Svein Berge — not only create the warmest, sublimely uplifting and melodic electronica, but their music videos are always stupendously creative, as reflected in this selection of some of their finest.
For the video for their latest single, This Must Be It, Norwegian uber-producers Röyksopp ditched the futuristic stylings and went back to their … ah … roots. Or at least, the roots of a motley collection of tribal dancers. Interesting.
Royksopp’s brilliant 2002 single, Epie [below], set the sonic template for their uplifting, bouncy, and treble note based electro sound. The Norwegian group are back again with a cool video for their new single, Happy Up There, which is taken from their latest album, Junior! The clip was directed by Reuben Sutherlan. [audio:http://maestromotif.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2008/12/02-eple.mp3]