Serendipitously, on the day after Freedom Part 2 was released to the masses (check us out on 2dopeboyz.com) and the day before its Music Video premier, an article that I wrote about the song was published in the News and Observer. Entitled, When Freedom Disappears, the articles talks about how and why we made a music video for Freedom Part 2, and why the graffiti mural we painted during the video shoot was controversially removed. Check out the article here and enjoy this photo of the mural. It is, after all, the last vestige of its existence.
[…] The Beast, a progressive hip hop/jazz quartet from Durham, NC, created this in 2010 while shooting the music video for Freedom Part 2: Solutions, an anthem for revolutionary sustainability which also shows the band members volunteering at SEEDS, a local nonprofit community garden that teaches respect for life, for the earth and for each other through gardening and growing food. […]