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Tennessee state university: the ballad of birmingham
Recorded on Jul 01, 2011
The plot arc of "Ballad" is purposefully succinct: a quick montage of images from the bombing's aftermath follows with an atmospheric sound-wash, setting the mood for the song and the accompanying video. The goal is to create a new media 'tone-poem.'