Yesterday, Hypebot posted this article about CD Baby’s partnership with Look Sessions to shoot video of over 2 dozen bands playing intimate arrangements of their songs during the 2012 SXSW festival in Austin, TX. Thanks to Clyde Smith for covering the story. Click here to read about Andrea Alseri’s method and mission for these “one mic, one camera, one take” collaborations.
Have you ever shot a “takeaway show” (a live, usually stripped-down performance caught on video in a strange location like a bus station, a soup kitchen, the back seat of a taxi, etc.)? How did it go? Let us know– and send us links– in the comments section below.
Oh, and here’s another of the latest Look Sessions for your ears and eyes to feast upon: