Musical genius and performer extraordinaire, That1Guy has released his latest track and video, “Bomb Dignity”. The improvised a cappella jam was created with just voice, foot stomping and handclaps, along with old-timey approach and a monstrosity of metal, strings and electronics called, The Magic Pipe. Also, as an added treat, The Magic Pipe controls the sonic manipulation of the vocals live as it’s played and sung.
That1Guy, also known as Mike Silverman explains “In this studio version, super producer and engineer, Billy Hume masterfully edits in the original tape-recorded a cappella jam at the beginning, as it all seamlessly builds into a classic That1Guy and The Magic Pipe jam. The song is entitled "Bomb Dignity" because spellcheck refuses the typing of crazy words such as "Diggity." That1Guy thinks it important to consider the devices. Onwards….”
Check out Bomb Dignity on Soundcloud here: https://soundcloud.com/iamthat1guy/bomb-dignity-wav/s-VbNwi
The Bomb Dignity video was directed by Adam Shane and shot in That1Guy's Las Vegas kitchen using only a couple of iPhones. It features That1Guy's stellar coffee cup collection and a hand crank burr grinder, plus, extra special guest, "The Magic Bean".
That1Guy facilitates the dynamic live creation of music and magic in ways only he can conjure. Expect also to see magic seamlessly integrated into the already innovative performance. With the addition of magic in his live shows, he has legitimately achieved an all-inclusive audio and visual performance unlike anything experienced before.
With an extensive and amazing track record of unique and imaginative performances featuring his curious instrument and copious amounts of originality,
Mike Silverman, aka That1Guy, has set himself apart as a true one-of-a-kind talent that rivals any other artist currently in the entertainment industry. Averaging 150-200 shows a year all over North America and Canada, he has been a consistent favorite at such festivals as: Wakarusa, Electric Forest, Big Day out, All Good Music Festival, Bella, High Sierra Music Festival, Summer Meltdown, Montreal Jazz Festival, and many more. Mike is also renown for his legendary collaborations with Buckethead, performing as The Frankenstein Brothers, which has helped to cement his standing as a creative visionary.