24.12.09 by Jeff

Taken by Trees / My Boys

This fantastic rendition of Animal Collective’s My Girls by Taken By Trees was my favourite cover of 2009. I just discovered that Marcus Söderlund directed the video, this week.

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Watch the video below!














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



  • wow i love the rhythm. this video is gorgeous

  • there’s a nice cover of Sweet Child o Mine on the Taken By Trees website too!

    • thanks! it’s really nice, i’ve heard it before now i think of it

  • courtney

    what a sweet voice and fun rhythm.

  • vesna

    excellent!!!

  • rachel

    nicccee. i love me some animal collective.

  • Cool!

  • When I found this during the summer it was to a different video on the Adriel Luis blog, but this is perfect!

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  • not to mention, the whole album completely rocks!

    solid!

    david john
    losangeles

  • what lovely lovely cinematography.

  • Caroline

    i love taken by tree’s, they do wonderful covers!
    love this!

  • so

    oh dear god how did i miss this post?
    <33333333 its soooooo sweet





27.09.16 by Jeff

Watch: “Kaytranada & River Tiber” by Hamish Lambert

The second episode in our 6-part series of animated shorts for Red Bull Music Academy is now online! This second episode features 2016 Polaris Music Prize winner Kaytranada and fellow Canadian producer River Tiber discussing their first encounters with music.

The playful visuals were created by animator Hamish Lambert, with sound and music by Luigi Allemano. Make sure you hit full screen or watch it nice and big over on Booooooom TV!

27.09.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Njideka Akunyili Crosby

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Mixed media paintings by artist Njideka Akunyili Crosby. More images below.

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27.09.16 by Jeff

Illustrator Spotlight: Brecht Vandenbroucke

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More brilliant work by Antwerp-based illustrator Brecht Vandenbroucke (a personal favourite). More images below.

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27.09.16 by Jeff

Illustrator Spotlight: Niv Bavarsky

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A random assortment of work from illustrator Niv Bavarsky. More images below.

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26.09.16 by Staff

Best of Kickstarter: The Kinetic Art Table

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Motion-control artist Bruce Shapiro’s “Sisyphus” is an incredible sand drawing machine that creates elaborate patterns using magnets (click here for previous post). While several installations have been set up in countries around the world, Shapiro is now working toward a version people can enjoy in their own homes! See more images and information about this Kickstarter below!

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