Starlight Brigade
May 31, 2019 10:34 AM   Subscribe

TWRP is "an elite squad of rock stars from the future." The animated video for their song "Starlight Brigade" provides documentary evidence of this claim.
posted by Sokka shot first (7 comments total) 11 users marked this as a favorite
Featuring Dan Avidan, a/k/a Danny Sexbang of Ninja Sex Party, a/k/a "Not So Grump" of Game Grumps.
posted by The Pluto Gangsta at 10:42 AM on May 31 [1 favorite]

Remind anyone of Daft Punk's Interstella 5555?
posted by adzm at 1:10 PM on May 31 [2 favorites]

Well, Daft Punk has become kind of a genre of music; including Gorillaz, Justice (the DVNO logos guys), and my current favorites, Pegboard Nerds (google with Emoji VIP).
posted by oneswellfoop at 3:07 PM on May 31

As someone who owns Interstellar 5555 and can also recite every episode of Ulysses 31, this is so much my Jam it’s like someone filmed the inside of my head.


Also allllllll the inclusive lgtbqia+ Feels. All. Of. Them.
posted by Faintdreams at 3:57 PM on May 31

Oh man! Is this the TWRP FPP I've been hoping for for so long?

They've been around for a while (first mentioned here in 2013 when they were called the litigation-tastic Tupperware Remix Party). The core TWRP team are crazy tight musicians: here they are busking in Toronto that same year.

Their older sound is cool-wave electro funk (viz. Pale Blue Dot), but their work with NSP is equally lovely
posted by scruss at 5:15 PM on May 31

I only discovered them accidentally, via Arthur "Lazerhorse" Doyle's Tumblr, he sometimes does art for them.
posted by Rat Spatula at 6:22 PM on May 31

Totally took me back to catching a bit of Interstella 5555 on tv. That album cover is *chef's kiss*.
posted by lucidium at 6:46 AM on June 1

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