May 21, 2009 5:42 AM   Subscribe

Draw to the music. I have no idea what this is about, but it's kind of pretty. (Music starts instantly once main page loads.)
posted by MrMustard (14 comments total) 11 users marked this as a favorite
At the risk of being booed off the page, I ought to credit @gazbeirne off of twitter.
posted by MrMustard at 5:44 AM on May 21, 2009

Very pretty. Nice animation on the cursor. Thanks.
posted by RussHy at 5:55 AM on May 21, 2009

The constant scrolling made it difficult to draw a bunch of dicks, but I did it anyway.
posted by orme at 5:58 AM on May 21, 2009 [2 favorites]

Damn, that's pretty.
posted by Happy Dave at 6:20 AM on May 21, 2009

I've played it twice so far, and it's as animated when one moves the mouse as when one doesn't (tho you always get the silhoutted man in the hat early in).
posted by goofyfoot at 6:28 AM on May 21, 2009

It made me smile when I heard "agua" and the cursor turned into splashing blue water. A woman's legs appeared, and a shadowy guy in a hat, and the kissing red lips was like icing on the cake.

I agree. It *is* pretty!

The voice is lovely, too.

Can anyone translate the song?
posted by misha at 7:05 AM on May 21, 2009

Incredible. I just wish it was possible to zoom out and see what you drew by the end.
posted by Acey at 7:21 AM on May 21, 2009 [2 favorites]

misha: The google translated lyrics are here.

Searching for that led me to this, basically the linked-to website projected onto buildings and controlled by wiimote. It's worth a look.
posted by Captain Cardanthian! at 7:25 AM on May 21, 2009 [1 favorite]

Very very cool, thanks for posting this.
posted by Outlawyr at 7:45 AM on May 21, 2009

The band behind the music The Pinker Tones have a bit of a thing about visuals/video and a reputation for working with great animators/programmers
posted by RegMcF at 10:25 AM on May 21, 2009 [1 favorite]

I have no idea what this is about, but it's kind of pretty.
posted by Night_owl at 1:00 PM on May 21, 2009

[this is good]
posted by dirtynumbangelboy at 9:48 PM on May 21, 2009

posted by QuakerMel at 12:08 PM on May 23, 2009

In case anyone wanted a translation from a native Spanish speaker, I apologize for the non-poeticness of it, but I tried to just get her point across.

I am from the air, I am from the water
I make tiny little grooves in the melted face of your white-grey hairs.
And I am entering little by little
very tinily in your tickles.
I make myself comfortable, and I make you uncomfortable so you laugh
and I strain* myself in this tangle without calling out, without warning.

I am your air, I am your water.
You drink me, I swallow you
you breath me, I splash you, you drink me
and I entertain myself I play for a bit in your memories
I put them on my skirt
I tear your laments to shreds
I create crazy fantasies
and I confuse your memories with the tip of my kisses

I am from the air, I am from the water
I am from the air, I am from the water
Well they say don't tie me down because I'll escape
in-between your fingers
Impassable, I will convert for you the impossible into the not thought of
and I build from the insecure an improvised future
where 1 and 1 do not make 2
and the rest remain the rest.

*to strain as in the one used in cooking.

That should be about right.
posted by lizarrd at 4:11 PM on May 24, 2009

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