shot and edited by Peter English, with additional footage by Andrew David Watson
Coming April, May and June, 2010: three Shaking Through projects curated by Scott McMicken of the band Dr. Dog. The first project, The Man Suits (mems. of MeWithoutYou, BC Camplight, Dr. Dog, Elvis Perkins in Dearland, and featuring Charlie Hall and the Silver Ages) is a pick-up band of familiar faces performing Scott's song "Spirit Oh Spirit". Coming the third Tuesday of May and June, Floating Action and a new project by Mike Visser. (via Weathervane Music)
WATCH :: Previous Shaking Through videos
Strapping Fieldhands, curated and produced by Daniel Smith of Danielson
Weathervane Music, the non-profit music organization Brian McTear founded in early 2009, partnered with WXPN, the non-commercial radio station from the University of Pennsylvania. Weathervane’s mission is to support and advance the work of great independent musicians. Brian is a musician, record producer and studio owner from West Chester who currently works and lives in Philadelphia. He is the Founder and Executive Director of Weathervane Music, and the owner of Miner Street Recordings in Fishtown. "Shaking Through" (named after an early REM song) is the series of music and video project, partnering with XPN.
Shaking Through #1: Sharon Van Etten (Jan. 2010)
Shaking Through #2: Sonoi (Chicago) and the Strapping Fieldhands (Philadelphia), curated by Daniel Smith (Feb./Mar. 2010)