Thao Nguyen and Merrill Garbus trailer parody for A Man Alive
24th March 2016
Thao Nguyen, singer, songwriter and front-woman of critically-acclaimed San Francisco-based band Thao & The Get Down Stay Down, stars alongside collaborator and friend Merrill Garbus (Tune-Yards) in a parody of The New York Times’ recent Justin Bieber/Diplo/Skrillex video piece. The video finds Nguyen and Garbus breaking down the creative process behind the Thao & the Get Down Stay Down track ‘Astonished Man’. The video is premiering now at Funny Or Die and can be viewed HERE.
Thao & The Get Down Stay Down’s new full-length record, A Man Alive, has been widely lauded by the press and is out now on Ribbon Music. Order A Man Alive digitally here and via Ribbon Music here.
Having played a succession of their trademark high-energy shows at SXSW, the band will head off on their North American tour tomorrow. Tickets are available at www.thaoandthegetdownstaydown.com