“A La Modeliste” x Mark Ronson and Erykah Badu on Letterman (video) + RE:GENERATION Trailer

Posted: February 15, 2012 in Funk, Gumbo Love, Jazz, New Video
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Members of Hyundai’s RE:GENERATION movement performed the funky jazz tune “A La Modeliste” on David Letterman.  Produced by Mark Ronson, led by Erykah Badu and backed up by Ziggaboo Modeliste and few a Dap Kings, the artists did a great job representing classic New Orleans music.  Great set.  Where were Yasiin Bey and Trombone Shorty though?  Check out the performance below.

Check out the trailer for RE:GENERATION Music Project under the cut…

FIVE DJs TURN THE TABLES ON THE HISTORY OF MUSIC

Follow DJ Premier, Mark Ronson, Skrillex, Pretty Lights and The Crystal Method as they remix, recreate and re-imagine five traditional styles of music. From the classical perfection of the Berklee Symphony Orchestra to the bayou jams of New Orleans jazz, our five distinctive DJs collaborate with some of today’s biggest musicians to discover how our musical past is influencing the future. –(via RE:GENERATION website)

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