I am buried, deep and hard in a bunch of beautiful work, and had no plans to post until next week.
But then, something INCREDIBLE happened. Something that literally BLEW ME AWAY. And I couldn’t help myself. I HAD to share it…
…A little while ago, a friend of mine who had really connected with my album said, “I think I’m going to make a video for you”. I remember thinking: ‘that’s nice’. Then I forgot about it.
Cut to: 2 months later. My friend sends me a text that simply reads: ‘Video done, tell me what you think’. I cued it up thinking that I’d watch a little of it, then get back to work.
5 mins later, I was sitting, staring into space. Literally, stunned into silence.
If I had commissioned a video; if I had paid someone to make it; or even if I had make it myself; I don’t think I could have made it any better.
Do not misunderstand me. It is not a slick pop video, made with super high tech, melt your face off equipment. It is lo-fi, and gorgeous. And perfect. For me, it’s literally, perfect.
Would you like to see it? 😉
What did you think?
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