Two months ago I sent out a message through the various Bedlam Six networks asking people to send us weird and wonderful (or downright horrible) footage to include in a new music video.
Usually our songs are fairly narrative-heavy so the accompanying videos tend to have a pretty rigid theme and structure. The new single, however, is more instrument-heavy and lyrically vague. What better time to conduct an experiment in crowd-sourcing and create a video out of completely random material sent in by the audience.
Here’s the result…
You can read the original Call For Submissions here
It is interesting just how many people included images of dolls and shop dummies. When I sent out the press release the cover art of dismembered manikin hands had not yet been unveiled.
Serendipity or something more sinister?
Has this song been used on tv? I feel like I’ve heard it somewhere before. I love it.
If it has I’ve not been receiving royalties!