The Who announce collaboration with Talenthouse to create music video for ‘Quadrophenia’ single ‘5:15’

Recognised as one of the most acclaimed and iconic bands in the history of music, The Who are set to re-affirm their global legendary status with the imminent release of […]

Recognised as one of the most acclaimed and iconic bands in the history of music, The Who are set to re-affirm their global legendary status with the imminent release of ‘Quadrophenia: The Director’s Cut’ boxset on November 14 through Universal Music Catalogue.

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To commemorate the album’s release and pay homage to 1960s “Mod Culture”, The Who are inviting filmmakers and animators to submit a music video for the chance to have it produced as the official video for ‘5.15’. The video should reflect the early 1960’s “Mod” and show inspiration from the musical and visionary journey portrayed in that era.

 

“Over the years we’ve enjoyed working with many great video production teams so we are very excited to see what the next generation of creative thinkers are capable of producing.” – Pete Townshend, 2011.

 

The winner will receive $2000 and will work with Universal Music Group’s marketing team to finalise the video which will be featured and promoted on www.thewho.com and The Who’s social media channels.

 

The winner will also receive:

 

– a signed Fender guitar by Pete Townshend

 

– ‘Quadrophenia: The Director’s Cut’ boxset

 

One runner-up (as selected by Pete Townshend) will receive:

 

– ‘Quadrophenia: The Director’s Cut’ boxset

– ‘$250’

 

People’s Choice. The three highest voted artists will each receive:

 

– ‘Quadrophenia: The Director’s Cut’ boxset

– $250

 

Entry details can be found on The Who’s website www.thewho.com.

 

Talenthouse as a company embraces artists at every level of their career, as well as all supporters of the arts. Attracted by the potential for discovering, collaborating with and mentoring emerging talent, many global brands and acclaimed industry icons are involved with Talenthouse by hosting Creative Invites. Brands choose Talenthouse to engage in a dialogue with their audience in a targeted, relevant and credible context. Talenthouse currently focuses on film, fashion, music, art and design, and photography.

 

For more information visit the official The Who website.

 

 

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