Fleet Foxes – Mykonos and how-they-done-it

Fleet Foxes – Mykonos

You can’t keep a great concept down. Here’s another behind-the-scenes look, this time on the lower-budget tip.

Fleet Foxes recently debuted their video for Mykonos, directed and produced by the singer’s brother, Sean Pecknold. This is a far cry from some of the work Pecknold’s done for Fleet Foxes in the past, having shot the band as a rustic throwback to the days of The Byrds or CSNY for their song ‘He Doesn’t Know Why.’

Fleet Foxes – He Doesn’t Know Why

This time Pecknold, who works under the name Grandchildren, and his small team of artists/animators utilized paper cutouts, stop-motion photography and a glass pane technique to make magic happen. Via Pitchfork, here’s how:



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