Here’s a fresh approach to songwriting. Get a bunch of YouTube videos, splice them together, and find the connections in between. That’s what Israeli artist Kutiman, the mad scientist behind Thru-You.com has been doing, and the results are pretty funky.
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The website take found footage of amateur musicians doing their thing on YouTube and blends them together to create fresh works of art.
“What you are about to see is a mix of unrelated YouTube videos/clips edited together to create ThruYou.” reads an inscription on the site. “In other words, what you see is what you hear. Check out the credits for each video – you might find yourself…”
Click on the video below for a sample.