Hosted by Taj Critchlow, Director X, and Karena Evans, an esteemed group of creatives, government producers and administrators behind music movies for Drake, Coldplay, Rihanna, Kendrick Lamar and lots of extra, the brand new bi-weekly podcast will characteristic among the largest names in video making, movie, music, style, dance, design and extra. Upcoming friends embody Director Dave Meyers (Missy Elliot, Kendrick Lamar, Harry Kinds), Artist and YouTube sensation Daniela Andrade, Director and Filmmaker Benny Growth (Nicki Minaj, Lil Wayne, 50 Cent).
“We created this podcast as a result of we felt the necessity to give flowers to the artists that make probably the most artistic artwork types on the planet – music movies – and a platform to debate their course of and experiences, whereas we rejoice innovation, cultural affect and artistry,” stated Taj Critchlow, Host. “I’ve witnessed too many occasions the leisure trade disrespecting this artwork kind, regardless that it has spawned the largest filmmakers in cinema akin to David Fincher, Spike Jonze, F Gary Grey, Melina Matsoukas and lots of extra. Put some respect on it and present love to those ARTchitects!”
“Music movies have an outsized affect on tradition however too usually the craft behind them is neglected,” stated Dean Rosen, Government Producer. “ARTchitects will give listeners the chance to get contained in the minds of the largest figures of this house and past. Taj is a pure entertainer and curator and I’m excited for him to share his world with a bigger viewers.
“We’re are so excited be collaborating with Taj, X, Karena, and all the workforce at Fela on this new podcast to deliver their voices, views, and distinctive storytelling to a model new viewers,” stated Chris “Dunner” Duncombe, Director of Streaming and Podcasting, Curiouscast, Corus Leisure. “I am unable to look forward to folks to listen to this present.”
Sponsorship alternatives for ARTchitects and different Curiouscast podcasts can be found. The award-winning Curiouscast community launched in 2018 and is dwelling to internationally acknowledged manufacturers with numerous audio storytelling, together with: Nothing A lot Occurs, Bedtime Tales for Grownups, the #1 Canadian-produced music podcast, The Ongoing History of New Music*; 13 Hours Contained in the Nova Scotia Bloodbath, Edward R Murrow Worldwide Podcast Award Winner and the ‘Most In style New Present’ in Apple Podcasts Canada’s ‘Better of 2019’ listing, Crime Beat**; and 2020 Canadian Podcast Award winners Dark Poutine, History of the 90’s , in addition to Nighttime and International Information No matter Occurred To.
*SOURCE: Apple Podcasts: Prime Charts (Canada), Music, October 14, 2020.
**SOURCE: Apple Podcasts: Finest Listens of 2019 (Canada), December 5, 2019.
***SOURCE: Canadian Podcast Awards: 2020 Winners – awards.podcamptoronto.com/award/
Created within the revolution by Director X and Taj Critchlow, Fela is a culture-defining model that celebrates inclusion and variety. A manufacturing firm that focuses on making leading edge content material within the realm of music movies, commercials, documentaries and movies. Utilizing the mantra “Personal Your Tradition, Inform Your Tales,” Fela’s core energy is having the innate skill to inform cultural tales authentically whereas being a voice for the unheard and underrepresented. Their mantra is: “Personal Your tradition, Inform Your Tales.” Fela’s workforce of administrators have created ground-breaking music movies for Drake, Rihanna, Kendrick Lamar, Rosalia, Jay Z, SZA, Coldplay, Black Eyed Peas, Eminem and lots of extra. Manufacturers Fela has produced commercials and branded content material for contains: Nike, Samsung, Disney, Spotify, Pyer Moss, Converse, Virginia Black, Bud Gentle, 4 Seasons and Puma. Fela just lately started its official evolution into long-form content material, producing the feature-length documentary Underplayed. The movie explores gender inequality by way of the lens of the digital music scene and the ladies championing change over the summer time pageant season.
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About Corus Leisure
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