Monday, January 4, 2016

Music Video Monday: Alex da Ponte

Posted By on Mon, Jan 4, 2016 at 12:04 PM

Today's Music Video Monday is going straight to the top! 

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Our first video offering of the new year is a gem from Memphis singer/songwriter Alex da Ponte. Director Laura Jean Hocking based this video on Hotel Monterey, a 1972 feature film by Belgian experimental filmmaker Chantel Ackerman. Shot in Downtown's historic Shrine Building, the video depicts da Ponte's songwriting process as a vertical journey from the lobby to the roof. 


If you'd like to get in on some of this sweet Music Video Monday action, email cmccoy@memphisflyer.com. 

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