24.10.08 by Jeff

Daito Manabe

Daito Manabe is onto something genius here – this is crazy! The muscles in Daito’s face move in sync to music via some sort of device that sends out an electric pulse. I could see a music video treatment where the entire thing is a close up of a face, kinda like that Bjork video for Hidden Place.

Now Daito just needs to design me a jumpsuit so I can fullfill my dream of winning So You Think You Can Dance. Another video of Daito after the jump!


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Jeff
Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.



  • http://www.farfromhomeproject.com/ Far From Home Project

    That’s amazing ! :p

  • http://www.arecraft.net Eli

    Haha! So cool! He looks a little nervous right before he hits play . . .

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  • http://www.masmenos.org gus gavino

    Are you serious??!! this is insane…very cool!

  • http://blog.twenty2wo.com adam

    whoa whoa whoa! i like it but am scared at the same time.

  • mitch

    i have so many questions.

  • http://www.myspace.com/peterkeep Keep

    kinda weird, i’d be really apprehensive about it.

  • http://www.thet-shirtgang.com THE T-SHIRT GANG

    That’s crazy, I wonder if he twitches on a regular basis

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  • cilla

    cool man

  • http://www.liamjmoore.com Liam

    Not too heavily into minimal clicks and beeps. I would love to hear some big beats coming out of a blink or two!





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