What does it mean to remix? A remix is when one takes an original media work such as a song or video and edits, removes, or creates other effects within that media to personalize or modernize it.
What does the remix culture consist of? 1. Music 2. Youtube Videos 3. Movies/TV shows 4. Books 5. Other works of art
Music Mashups: Top 25 of 2009 Remix Cover Songs Dance/techno version
YouTube BIGGEST WAYS TO REMIX TODAY Parodies Create Music Videos Performance (Five Minutes of Fame) YouTube Photoshop
Other Remixed Media Books
“The Pride and Prejudice and Zombies”
Larry Lessig Promotes the remix world. People participate in the recreation of culture. Trespassing into someones property. They remix the media for fun. User Generated Content spreads through websites like Myspace and Facebook. Larry Lessig Speech
Friend or Foe? “Tresspassing” It’s a part of our generation. Form of creating and sharing entertainment
Conclusion Good or bad? Do you earn the fame? Creation or recreation? Most media is bound to have a remix. It is up to us to decide if it is right or wrong.
Sources Larry Lessig: How Creativity is being Strangled by the Law. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7Q25-S7jzgs Pride and Prejudice and Zombies http://www.chroniclebooks.com/index/main,book-info/store,books/products_id,7847/title,Pride-and-Prejudice-and-Zombies/ “Remix Culture” www.youtube.com/watch?v=j3jovQ4ekqE “Remix Culture is fundamentally at odds with older media institutions and practices http://writersblock7.wordpress.com/2010/06/08/remix-culture-is-fundamentally-at-odds-with-older-media-institutions-and-practices/ “Remix”-Answers.com www.answers.com/topic/Remix “Top 25 Pop 2009 Remix” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_BKDFsVGN9g