The new music video for the song “Life is Music” by Japanese band SOUR. features an amazing phenakistoscopic arrangement comprised of 189 individual CDs. The final project was [fascinatingly] funded by a $2000 Kickstarter campaign. Lucky project backers that pledged more than $70 were given an actual disc used in the making of the video–an awesome reward. The above images were included as samples on the Kickstarter page. The project comes from Party Creative Lab. The final video really nicely syncs image and music, and it’s a great idea to use the surface of CDs for the project.
And, as is customary with these kinds of innovative projects, here’s a “making of” account.