October 23, 2014
Bet you’ve never seen ABBA beat box with Bowie, Prince and Serge Gainsburg.
We’re not going to lie, we’ve seen some cool record sleeve-related videos in our time, but this is one takes the biscuit. In the Radio Soulwax vein, Israeli filmmaker Vania Heymann has animated a collection of the most iconic record sleeves in history to have the protagonists perform the a cappella track.
Mapped onto Roy Kafri’s ‘Mayokero’, Heymann told Dazed that the film is ‘made out of love and admiration for all the musicians and visual artists who’s art we grew up listening to and staring at.’
We’ll let the video and the cast of loose-lipped superstars do the talking. Watch below: