Weekly Summary 13 & 14

This week, we learned all about Remixing and Mash-ups. I had no idea this was an aspect that we would dive into for this class!! I was happy, because remixes of songs and videos are so innovative and funky cool to see and hear. I enjoy remixes that people create, and mash-ups of songs from specific artists or DJ’s. Whenever I think of mash-ups, I think of a DJ who makes mash-ups of popular songs and videos for each year. It’s like a collective memory of music from a specific year. Here is his mash-up from 2014:

I made my own remixes and mash-ups these past couple of weeks!

Remix Assignment:

  1. Travel with US

Mash-up Assignments:

  1. Changing Character: Serena Changing (4.5 stars).
  2. Movie Mash-up: She’s The Twelfth Night (4.5 stars)

What is a Remix??

Daily Creates:

  1. 11/18/2015
  2. 11/19/2015
  3. 11/20/2015

This was such a fun couple of weeks! I liked this part of our class, because we got to take others work and manipulate it and change it. For my remix assignment, I really got to see this in play. Also, remix and mash-up is good for video and music, but have you ever thought of remixing clothes? I love clothes and fashion, and if you think about it, most clothing nowadays are remixes of something made or fashionable a long time ago. Remixes are everywhere, and always apart of our life!  We love to utilize things from our past to create new things, which is exactly what remix is.

—SALTY SKINN

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