In this animated documentary, Peter Stampfel tells the story of how the freak folk band Holy Modal Rounders first got together. DIRECTOR/ANIMATOR: DREW CHRISTIE ANIMATOR: DANE HERFORTH ANIMATOR: GABE ADAMS NARRATOR: PETER STAMPFEL PRODUCED BY: AMERICAN STANDARD TIME & DREW CHRISTIE MUSIC BY: DREW CHRISTIE, DAVID PUTNAM & THE HOLY MODAL ROUNDERS

by Sean Jewell :: Check out genius animator Drew Christie‘s re-imagining of a Bukowski conversation during a recording session for Run with the Hunted in old Hank’s home in 1993. Christie’s short films, ads, music videos, and drawings have been featured everywhere from The New York Times to little ol’ American Standard Time. Drew’s handmade animated sketches […]

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This perennial favorite animated by Drew Christie is based on a John Cohen interview we did years ago, when he told us the story of first meeting Harry Smith on the streets of NYC in the 60’s- and it’s all true!. John of course was at the forefront of the early folk revival scene and […]