Northern California’s audio/visual collective Thelen Creative is releasing an animated musical short titled, “Shade On Me” via the groups YouTube channel on Tuesday, April 20th 2021.
This Lofi animated short is written & produced by George Thelen of Thelen Creative with animation by Dedisuseno of Central Java, Indonesia. The video features the music track of the same name with audio mastered by Simon Gibson at Abbey Road Studios, London, England with production assistance provided by Stephen Fong at Acumen Productions, Oakland, California and Hayden Hallatt Music, Denver, Colorado. The track features the vocals of Los Angeles based artist C. Joleene (Wilton Felder, Jazz Crusaders / Stevie Wonder) with instrumentation by Thelen and Naomi Baraban (Marin School of the Arts) on bass guitar. Thelen Creative is an audio & visual collective focusing on music and history.
WINNER Music Video of the Month – Reale Film Festival, March
FINALIST Best Music Video – Prague Int’l Monthly Film Fest, April