I hope this awesome mantra of a song and its accompanying animation are as inspirational to you as they were to me while i worked on this piece to the exclusion of almost all else in my life for the past 3 months. (lol) For more info on the musician/songwriter, visit http://stevenwesleyguiles.com I Will Not [...]
Duke professor Mark Anthony Neal and Grammy winning producer 9th Wonder (pictured left) are using SunMoonChild – amazing song by imani uzuri, amazing video by Pierre Bennu – as part of the midterm exam for their course, ‘sampling soul.’ The course is about black cultural production and the tradition of borrowing/remixing/sampling and how it all [...]
I just realized that since YouTube took down this video & i reposted a higher quality version on Vimeo that i did NOT post it here on exittheapple.com. I was in the midst of writing an essay on “fair use” and the future of media when i found myself rehashing ideas that were already explored [...]
Bollywood smoothed out on the R&B tip with a pop feel… appeal… to it. Indian superstars Aishwarya Rai and Ajay Devgan remixed to “She’s Dope” by BellBivDeVoe. First smashed together by Pierre Bennu in December 06. Click the photo or click here to get to the video.
Sun Moon Child from pierre bennu on Vimeo. celebration & tribute to black dance, set to an amazing song by Imani Uzuri – visit her website (myspace.com/herholywater) to hear more of her music and purchase songs. the piece was edited by pierrre bennu (yours truly). Imani Uzuri artist photo by Yossi Michaeli