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November 19, 2004 10:45 PM   Subscribe

I Woz Ere {embedded mov. sound. sfw.}
posted by dobbs (19 comments total)

 
Direct Link for those who are more into that.
posted by dobbs at 10:46 PM on November 19, 2004


coolest.graf.video.ever.
posted by wozzwinkl at 3:50 AM on November 20, 2004


Very cool! Well worth the download time.
posted by meh at 4:22 AM on November 20, 2004


what was the music?
posted by andrew cooke at 5:16 AM on November 20, 2004


Very neat and very well done.
posted by crusiera at 6:09 AM on November 20, 2004


andrew cooke - dj shadow.
posted by atom128 at 6:42 AM on November 20, 2004


well, at least for the beginning. i only have about half of it downloaded so far and it has just switched to another song, some wierd carnival music with a breakbeat. heh.
posted by atom128 at 6:45 AM on November 20, 2004


Yeah, the music is from D.J. Shadow.

Very cool animation, Thanks for the link!
posted by Balisong at 8:29 AM on November 20, 2004


I saw this video a while ago and cant get it to load right now but...i think the first track, the one with the organ, is called Organ Donor by Dj Shadow. The original is off of his album 'Endtroducing' and an "Extended Overhaul" can be found on the album 'Preemptive Strike'. Both are worth a listen...oh and the video is awsome.
posted by RobertFrost at 8:30 AM on November 20, 2004


thanks!
posted by andrew cooke at 8:37 AM on November 20, 2004


H-h-h-h-h-head for the cave.

Thanks, that was awesome.
posted by TTIKTDA at 8:39 AM on November 20, 2004


This was painful to download (had to restart 3 times).

It was also well worth it.
thanks.
posted by Busithoth at 11:42 AM on November 20, 2004


how big is the file? i've been downloading for an hour and am at 8.9 MB
posted by danny boy at 12:03 PM on November 20, 2004


It's pretty big, man. You're only half way there.

I can't believe how slow it is for people. When I found it I literally watched it in real time.
posted by dobbs at 12:48 PM on November 20, 2004


I think she's dead, Cap'n.
posted by _sirmissalot_ at 1:05 PM on November 20, 2004


It's still breathing for me, but way heavy at 16.2MB and 3.5kb/s - try a swift download of Opera which will let you stop/resume/retry as long as you need without losing the file.

And what is the last track? Invisibl Skratch Piklz?
posted by NinjaPirate at 1:48 PM on November 20, 2004


This was really, really awesome. The mind boggles at how this was shot.
Slight derail, but does anyone know any really great books about the history of graf? What very little I know, I've gleaned from Delillo's fictionalized account in Underworld. Got sources?
posted by 235w103 at 5:40 PM on November 20, 2004


A truly brilliant video. Any more like it, please post.

NinjaPirate: The beat is from 'Meiso' which DJ Shadow remixed with DJ Krush. I think it's used with the " H-h-h-h-h-head for the cave" samples in the film DJ Q-Bert's Wave Twisters. A brilliant film with Q-Berts scratching. Q-bert remixed Shadow tracks for 1998's 'Preemptive Strike' bonus CD; 'Camel Bobsled Race'. A most bountiful relationship between two DJs.
posted by rekka at 7:33 PM on November 20, 2004


Thanks rekka, I think I've got Bobsled Race hidden away in my collection somewhere. Its one of those CDs I bought years ago, listened to once and stashed away as "well, they lost my business".

Time for another go.
posted by NinjaPirate at 9:44 AM on November 21, 2004


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