March 30th, 2011 | Published in Blog
Originally conceived in a limited run of twenty VHS tapes (for Bang the Bore’s 20/20 project) Black Stepdad’s Trancers 2 is available to watch online via the above clip. The current plan is to collaboratively document the 20/20 project over the coming months, as each of those involved get to grips with the releases (watch this space for the eventual article).
This was one of the more imaginative contributions… any movie that features Jeffrey Combs already holds a special place in my heart, so this was an extra-special treat for me. Hope you enjoy it too.
From the Lows and the Highs website:
A couple of months ago, Black Stepdad participated in the ‘20/20 Project’ with other Bang the Bore members (http://www.bangthebore.org/). The result was a live electronics dub/improv, conceived as sort of remix, straight to VHS. The film chosen was ‘Trancers 2’ and the picture along with various elements of the soundtrack remain intact (though the VHS tracking/copying is poor quality it adds to the overall aesthetic). It’s taken us a little while but results are now fully digitised and downloadable for free (http://blackstepdad.co.uk/album/trancers-2).